Statewide News

Rick Perry: Three Things I Would Do as President

When Gov. Rick Perry was asked Friday for the first three things he would do as president to bolster the economy, he was quick with an answer.

Five flu-related deaths reported in New Mexico

The New Mexico Department of Health reported five flu reported deaths for the 2014-2015 influenza season Friday morning.

Abbott Warns Against Texas Being California-ized

Gov.-elect Greg Abbott on Thursday singled out local ordinances on single-use plastic bags, tree cutting and fracking as tantamount to turning the Lone Star State into California.

Texas Poised to Cut Some Specialty License Plates

Dr. Pepper, the National Wild Turkey Foundation and the Fort Worth Zoo are among 56 groups that will no longer grace the bumpers of Texas cars and trucks unless sales pick up.

Fallon learns he could've dated Nicole Kidman ... if he hadn't blown it

Nicole Kidman appeared on "The Tonight Show" on Tuesday with a story so awkward, it made Jimmy Fallon hide under his desk.

Bill Looks to Prevent Gay Marriage From Becoming Legal in Texas

State or local government employees giving out same-sex marriage licenses would stop receiving their salaries under a bill filed Wednesday for the 84th legisl

Caught on cam: Terrifying Albuquerque bus crash

Newly released video from cameras onboard an Albuquerque city bus show a terrifying crash that miraculously left the bus driver with just minor injuries.

Senate could start fast — and with fewer committees


Winter sniffles don't always mean the flu

It's been a busy flu season in Texas. Waiting rooms, full of miserable symptoms.

Appeals Judges grill lawyers over abortion law


Ruidoso Downs All American Futurity offers world-record purse

The classic All American Futurity at Ruidoso Downs will offer a world-record $3 million (est.) purse on Labor Day this summer. That will be the largest purse for any two-year-old horse race in the world.

Border drones come up short

A federal audit has found that Customs and Border Protection's drone fleet has not achieved its expected goals and costs more than the federal agency says each plane costs.

Caught on Cam: Albuquerque officer shooting

Police in Albuquerque, New Mexico released lapel camera video Tuesday showing exactly what happened early Saturday morning when an officer was shot during a traffic stop.

Court to Weigh Texas Policies on Abortion, Gay Marriage

NEW ORLEANS — Lawyers for Texas are headed to federal appeals court this week to defend two Republican-backed state policies — on gay marriage and abortion — that were struck down by lower courts last year.

Gun Rights Advocates to Build Weapons at Capitol

 Second Amendment advocates plan to manufacture guns