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Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema switches to independent

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona announced Friday she has registered as an independent, a renegade move that could bolster her political brand but won’t upend the Democrats’ narrow Senate majority. She says she will not caucus with Republicans. Sinema, who faces reelection in 2024, has been a vibrant yet often unpredictable […]

Schumer reelected Senate leader after Dems expand majority

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Chuck Schumer was unanimously elected Thursday for another term as Senate Democratic leader, helming a bolstered 51-seat majority for a new era of divided government in Congress but intent on “getting things done” for the country. Senate Democrats met behind closed doors at the Capitol to choose their leadership team for […]

Emptying the Notebook: A Birima Seck appreciation article

UNM Lobo forward Birima Seck shoots over Western New Mexico’s Isaiah White during Tuesday’s game in the Pit . (Adolphe Pierre-Louis/Journal) Here are some extra notes, quotes, videos, analysis, stats and whatever else I managed to empty out of the old notebook after Tuesday’s 102-63 Lobos win over Division II Western New Mexico University in […]

Watchdog finds prison failures before Whitey Bulger killing

WASHINGTON (AP) — The beating death of notorious gangster James “Whitey” Bulger at the hands of fellow inmates was the result of multiple layers of management failures, widespread incompetence and flawed policies at the Bureau of Prisons, the Justice Department’s inspector general said in a report Wednesday. At least six bureau workers should be disciplined, […]

DOJ subpoenas election officials in states Trump disputed

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Special counsel Jack Smith has subpoenaed local election officials in Wisconsin, Michigan, Arizona and Pennsylvania, asking for communications with or involving former President Donald Trump, his 2020 campaign aides and a list of allies involved in his efforts to try to overturn the results of the election. The requests, issued to […]

Kirstie Alley, Emmy-winning ‘Cheers’ star, dies at 71

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kirstie Alley, a two-time Emmy winner whose roles on the TV megahit “Cheers” and in the “Look Who’s Talking” films made her one of the biggest stars in American comedy in the late 1980s and early 1990s, died Monday. She was 71. Alley died of cancer that was only recently discovered, […]

US police rarely deploy deadly robots to confront suspects

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The unabashedly liberal city of San Francisco became the unlikely proponent of weaponized police robots last week after supervisors approved limited use of the remote-controlled devices, addressing head-on an evolving technology that has become more widely available even if it is rarely deployed to confront suspects. The San Francisco Board of […]

Knight, Clooney, Grant feted at Kennedy Center Honors

WASHINGTON (AP) — A heartfelt Patti LaBelle praised her lifelong friend Gladys Knight. Sean Penn called U2 “four scrappy Dublin punks.” Ballet dancers performed for conductor and composer Tania León. Matt Damon playfully teased his friend George Clooney — a lot — while Sheryl Crow delivered a heartfelt rendition of “Baby Baby” to Amy Grant […]

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2 killed in rollover crash in Southeast Albuquerque
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Two people are dead after a ... Two people are dead after a vehicle rolled over Thursday night in Southeast Albuquerque. Daren DeAguero, an Albuquerque police spokesman, said officers responded sometime ...
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Ex-Gov. Bill Richardson: Brittney Griner deal a 'good trade' ...
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He was involved in back-channel negotiations ... He was involved in back-channel negotiations for player's release
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Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema switches to independent
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Democratic Sen. Kyrsten ... WASHINGTON (AP) -- Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona announced Friday she has registered as an independent, a renegade move that could bolster her ...
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Lawmakers discuss new oversight for NM prisons
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Hefty legal settlements over past year ... Hefty legal settlements over past year draw attention, calls for action
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They had called 911 before to calm down their ...
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Parents say in the past officers ... Parents say in the past officers would calm down son
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Microwave technology is getting closer to the battlefield. This ...
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Air Force Research Laboratory at Kirtland ... Air Force Research Laboratory at Kirtland Air Force Base accelerates development of ‘directed energy’ systems
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'Our new Santa': Good Samaritan gifts bike after clothing ...
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Crime occurred Tuesday night at Northeast ... Crime occurred Tuesday night at Northeast Albuquerque nonprofit
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Hospitals continue to get battered by viruses
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Officials say conditions warrant a return ... Officials say conditions warrant a return to the 'hub-and-spoke' model of triage
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Public weighs in on Mayor Tim Keller’s sweeping zoning ...
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The legislation seeks to grow the ... The legislation seeks to grow the city’s housing stock with development ordinance amendments enabling greater density
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Over 100 NM artists and crafts people to be ...
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More than 100 fine artists and ... More than 100 fine artists and crafts people from across New Mexico will converge on Santa Fe Commun ...