Aztec shelter in need of blankets to keep animals warm

AZTEC, N.M. – There’s never a quiet moment at the Aztec Animal Shelter, but unfortunately the shelter is full. “We’re really, really full,” Crystal Veach, shelter supervisor, said. “We have no dog kennels open right now because we’re so full, like I said, it’s been really rough. It’s been a rough summer – it’s going to […]

New ‘Rust’ lawsuit says Baldwin had no reason to fire

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – A new lawsuit aims to hold actor Alec Baldwin, and nearly two dozen other defendants, accountable for the ‘Rust’ film set shooting that took the life of Halyna Hutchins and injured director Joel Souza last month.

US journalist jailed in Myanmar for nearly 6 months is freed

BANGKOK (AP) – American journalist Danny Fenster, who spent nearly six months in jail in military-ruled Myanmar and was facing a sentence of 11 years of hard labor, was freed Monday and is on his way home. Fenster was handed over to former U.S. diplomat Bill Richardson, who helped negotiate the release, and the two flew […]

Ice Wolves prepare US women’s hockey team for Beijing Olympics

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – It is a first for New Mexico. The U.S. women’s hockey team is training in the Land of Enchantment – getting ready for the games in Beijing this February. They are playing the New Mexico Ice Wolves for training to try and repeat gold in China.

Sheriff: ‘Lead projectile’ recovered from shoulder of ‘Rust’ director

SANTA FE, N.M. — The Santa Fe County sheriff and district attorney held a news conference Wednesday morning to present their initial findings from the fatal shooting on the set of “Rust” last week. No charges have been filed at this time – investigators believe it is too soon to determine if a crime was committed.

Gallup police seeking person of interest in Sunday trailer park homicice

GALLUP, N.M. – The Gallup Police Department released details regarding a person of interest in a Sunday trailer park shooting. Police are looking for Melford John, 38, who is suspected of shooting and killing Eli William Yazzie, 41, of Sanders, Ariz., and injuring an unidentified man.