The number of monarch butterflies that showed up at their winter resting grounds in central Mexico decreased by about 26% this year, and four times as many trees were lost to illegal logging, drought and other causes, making 2020 a bad year for the butterflies.
An American Airlines jet encountered an apparent UFO over northeastern New Mexico Sunday afternoon.
Every square mile of New Mexico is dealing with some level of dryness, with more than half locked in the worst category — exceptional drought. And much of the West is no better off, with parts of Arizona, Utah and Nevada among the hardest hit.
President Joe Biden has ordered a "pause" on all border wall construction. During his campaign, Biden pledged not to build "another foot" of Trump's wall at the US-Mexico border.
A video shows portions of a dispute in which a National Park Service officer uses a taser on a Native American hiker.
A Virgin Galactic test flight Saturday ended prematurely as the spacecraft's rocket motor failed to ignite and it then glided down safely to its landing site in southern New Mexico.
The window opens Friday for Virgin Galactic’s first rocket-powered test flight from Spaceport America in southern New Mexico as the company prepares for commercial flights next year.
A man wanted by authorities in New Mexico is dead following a shooting involving law enforcement west of Phoenix, according to FBI officials.
The Aggies are expecting to be in Arizona for five weeks, but could extend their stay depending on developments with the pandemic. They are hoping to play their first game next week.
Governors in many states, such as New York, Maryland, Virginia and Minnesota, have instead taken largely incremental measures over the past few days.
A New Mexico man has many reasons to be thankful this holiday season, after he survived COVID-19 and a double-lung transplant.
A total of 6 Native Americans have been elected or reelected to Congress, the most in U.S. history.
Mark Gooch has pleaded not guilty in an Arizona court to the shooting death of a Mennonite woman who disappeared from New Mexico in January.
In Arizona, Oct. 12 marked the first time that the state recognized Indigenous Peoples Day while still keeping Columbus Day a state holiday.
Robert Nelson allegedly fired through the passenger-side window of his vehicle at a uniformed state police officer working a law enforcement stop as part of a federal task force.
28-year-old Robert Benjamin Nelson of Scottsdale was booked into jail on suspicion of a slew of charges.
The combination of heat and dryness has led to more evaporation and crispy vegetation. Red flag warnings were in effect around the Southwest.
Large portions of New Mexico and much of neighboring Arizona face severe or extreme drought conditions.
A New Mexico man’s home security camera captured video of a “bolide“ meteor streak across the night sky on July 28.
President Donald Trump and Attorney General William Barr say federal agents will surge into Chicago and Albuquerque to help combat rising crime.