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FILE - This Oct. 8, 2018, file photo shows the entrance to ABQ Studios in Albuquerque, N.M., where Netflix announced at the studio complex that it chose Albuquerque as a new production hub. New Mexico legislators want greater accountability regarding state grants and tax incentives for businesses that are designed to create jobs. The push comes as the state ramps up financial support to a variety of industries from film production to hemp cultivation and art venues. (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan, File)

New Mexico lawmakers seek accountability on tax incentives

Dec. 30, 2019 8:50 PM EST

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico legislators want greater accountability regarding state grants and tax incentives for businesses that are designed to create jobs. The push comes as the state ramps up financial support to a variety of industries from film production to hemp cultivation and art venues....

FILE - In this Jan. 15, 2019 file photo New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham gives her State of the State address during the opening of the New Mexico legislative session at the state Capitol in Santa Fe, N.M. New Mexico Democrats pushed forward a progressive agenda as the booming oil industry made headlines in 2019 with record revenues for the state's coffers. (AP Photo/Craig Fritz,File)

New Mexico Democratic agenda, oil boom make 2019 headlines

Dec. 26, 2019 2:55 PM EST

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Democratic election victories set New Mexico on a progressive political path in 2019 that included a surge in government spending on education and infrastructure, new restrictions on gun possession and ambitious mandates for renewable energy development. The governor’s...

Georgia jury awards $8.6M in 'Walking Dead' stuntman's death

Dec. 19, 2019 10:16 PM EST

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia jury has awarded $8.6 million to the family of a stuntman killed during the production of a “Walking Dead” episode in 2017. The Daily Report reports the verdict Thursday comes after a weeklong trial before Gwinnett County State Court Judge Emily Brantley....

In this Dec. 2018, photo provided by Paul Marks shows his father, film and TV producer Arthur Marks. Longtime producer and director Arthur Marks, who helmed many episodes of the

Producer, director Marks dies; helmed ‘Perry Mason’ episodes

Nov. 23, 2019 9:34 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Longtime producer and director Arthur Marks, who helmed many episodes of the “Perry Mason” TV series and produced several hit blaxploitation films, died at age 92. Marks passed away Nov. 13 at his home in Woodland Hills, California, his son Paul said Saturday. “My...