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House leads New Mexico against No. 22 Colorado State after 22-point game

Feb. 21, 2024 03:52 AM EST

Colorado State Rams (20-6, 8-5 MWC) at New Mexico Lobos (20-6, 8-5 MWC) Albuquerque, New Mexico; Wednesday, 10 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Lobos -6; over/under is 155 BOTTOM LINE: New Mexico hosts the No. 22 Colorado State Rams after Jaelen House...

No. 22 Colorado State visits House and New Mexico

Feb. 20, 2024 03:49 AM EST

Colorado State Rams (20-6, 8-5 MWC) at New Mexico Lobos (20-6, 8-5 MWC) Albuquerque, New Mexico; Wednesday, 10 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: New Mexico hosts the No. 22 Colorado State Rams after Jaelen House scored 22 points in New Mexico's 81-70 loss to the San Diego State...

Long after tragic mysteries are solved, families of Native American victims are kept in the dark

Feb. 19, 2024 10:11 AM EST

It was the winter of 2021 when Philbert Shorty’s family found his abandoned car stuck in the mud outside the small community of Tsaile near the Arizona-New Mexico state line. “We knew something happened from the get-go," said his uncle, Ben Shorty. “We couldn’t find any answers.” ...

Albuquerque Police Department Chief crashes into vehicle while avoiding gunfire

Feb. 17, 2024 16:56 PM EST

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The police chief in New Mexico’s most populous city crashed his car into another vehicle after he attempted to avoid gunfire while on his way to a Saturday morning press conference. The Albuquerque Journal reported that Albuquerque Police Department Chief...

Albuquerque Police Department opens internal investigation into embattled DWI unit

Feb. 17, 2024 16:14 PM EST

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The police department in New Mexico’s largest city opened a new internal investigation related to an ongoing federal inquiry into allegations of possible corruption in the department's DWI unit. The internal investigation will look into the conduct of...

LeDee scores 23, leads San Diego State over New Mexico 81-70

Feb. 17, 2024 00:25 AM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jaedon LeDee scored 23 points to guide San Diego State to an 81-70 victory over New Mexico on Friday night. LeDee made 7 of 10 shots with a 3-pointer and 8 of 11 free throws, adding four steals for the Aztecs (20-6, 9-4 Mountain West Conference). Lamont Butler had...

LeDee leads San Diego State against New Mexico after 27-point game

Feb. 16, 2024 03:59 AM EST

New Mexico Lobos (20-5, 8-4 MWC) at San Diego State Aztecs (19-6, 8-4 MWC) San Diego; Friday, 10 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Aztecs -6.5; over/under is 153 BOTTOM LINE: San Diego State hosts the New Mexico Lobos after Jaedon LeDee scored 27 points...

Legislature and New Mexico governor meet halfway on gun control and housing, but paid leave falters

Feb. 15, 2024 22:25 PM EST

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's Democrat-led Legislature delivered on a handful of the governor's major priorities in her calls for public safety reforms, gun control, housing construction and the use of incentives to forge new solutions to climate change as lawmakers adjourned their 30-day...

New Mexico visits San Diego State after LeDee's 27-point showing

Feb. 15, 2024 03:49 AM EST

New Mexico Lobos (20-5, 8-4 MWC) at San Diego State Aztecs (19-6, 8-4 MWC) San Diego; Friday, 10 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: San Diego State hosts the New Mexico Lobos after Jaedon LeDee scored 27 points in San Diego State's 71-55 victory over the Colorado State Rams. ...

New Mexico's Democrat-led House rejects proposal for paid family and medical leave

Feb. 15, 2024 00:47 AM EST

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's Democrat-led House of Representatives narrowly rejected a bill Wednesday that would have guaranteed paid time off for workers to cope with serious illnesses or care for newborns and loved ones, amid concern about companies' opposition in an election year. ...