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Houston man charged after accused of firing at 2 officers

May. 05, 2022 13:57 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — A Houston man remained hospitalized Thursday after being charged with allegedly firing at two officers during a traffic stop, wounding one of them, according to police. Jimmy Bryan, 23, is facing two counts of aggravated assault of a public servant following...

New Mexico governor seeking US disaster status for wildfire

May. 04, 2022 00:04 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's governor on Tuesday asked President Joe Biden to declare a disaster as firefighters scrambled to clear brush, build fire lines and spray water to keep the largest blaze burning in the U.S. from destroying more homes in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. ...

As wildfire closes in, New Mexico residents prepare to flee

May. 02, 2022 21:33 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS, N.M. (AP) — Wind-whipped flames raced across more of New Mexico’s pine-covered mountainsides on Monday, closing in on a town of 13,000 people where some residents hurried to pack their cars with belongings, others hustled to clear brush from around their homes, and police were called...

New Mexico wildfire kills 2 people, destroys homes

Apr. 14, 2022 23:38 PM EDT

A wildfire that has burned more than 200 homes on the edge of a mountain community in the southern part of New Mexico and killed two people was caused when a power line was toppled by strong winds, according to state authorities. Crews worked Thursday to restore power to parts of the...

Wind whips destructive wildfires in New Mexico, Colorado

Apr. 13, 2022 22:02 PM EDT

Firefighters scouted the drought-stricken mountainsides around a New Mexico village on Wednesday as they looked for opportunities to slow a wind-driven wildfire that a day earlier had burned at least 150 homes and other structures while displacing thousands of residents and forcing the evacuation...