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Second woman claims she was assaulted at Las Cruces senior living center

A second woman at a Las Cruces senior living center claims she was inappropriately touched by a man accused of raping a resident with multiple sclerosis.

NM Senate passes bill easing weed penalties

Marijuana is now at least one step closer to becoming decriminalized in New Mexico. Over the weekend, the state Senate passed a bill, with a 21-20 vote, to reduce the penalties for having small amounts of the drug.

Bond reduced for Border Patrol agent accused of shooting man in the head

The bond was reduced from $300,000 to $50,000 Monday morning in Judge Luis Aguilar's 243rd District Court. $20,000 of that bond was a surety bond and $30,000 personal reconnaissance.

NMSU to face Kansas in the NCAA Tournament

The New Mexico State University men’s basketball team now knows what team they are facing in the NCAA Tournament. The Aggies caught a No. 15 see and are going up against No. 2 seed Kansas.

Truancy driver's license suspension bill passes NM House, heads to Senate

A bill making its way through the New Mexico legislature could mean harsh punishment for high school students who consistently skip class.

Las Cruces boy suspended after allegedly bringing pipe bomb to school

A 12 year-old Las Cruces boy has been temporarily suspended after he allegedly brought a pipe bomb to school. It happened Tuesday at Mesilla Valley Middle School.

NMSU to host the 6th Annual Kidd Literacy Conference

One in five Americans do not have the skills to read beyond a fourth grade level, according to the New Mexico Coalition for Literacy.

Las Cruces woman critically injured in pedestrian crash

A Las Cruces woman is fighting for her life at University Medical Center in El Paso after being hit by a car Tuesday night.

Virgin Galactic vows to resume test flights this year

The company planning to launch tourists into space from Southern New Mexico is about 80 percent done building a new spaceship and plans to resume launches from the facility some time this year.

Davon House Gets $25 Million

Davon House has struck it rich.  The free agent cornerback from New Mexico State signed a four-year $25 million dollar contract with Jacksonville on Wednesday.

Man charged for alleged rape at Las Cruces Senior Living Center

Las Cruces Police have charged a Dona Ana County man after allegedly raping a woman inside a senior living center.

NM State Attorney General to investigate LCPD jail beating

New Mexico State Police and the State Attorney General's office have been tapped to look into alleged misconduct by 2 LCPD officers.

Las Cruces Country Music Festival: A little bit of country for everyone

The Las Cruces Country Music Festival has announced the lineup for their 2015 festival, and country music fans should get ready to dust off their boots.

Aggie Tennis Wins

The New Mexico State women’s tennis team used a strong doubles performance to get past Stephen F. Austin, 4-3, on Friday at the NM State Tennis Center.