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Silver Alert: Missing Roswell woman, 74, may be in danger

April 29, 2016 • BREAKING NEWS, Local NewsComments (0)

The Roswell Police Department has issued a Silver Alert for Sharon G. Berry, who was last seen in Roswell by a family member at home in the 1900 block of South Washington Avenue at 1:30 p.m. Thursday. She was discovered missing at 6 p.m. Thursday. Berry, 74, who has dementia, is 5 feet 1 inch [&hellip...

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Museum hosts artist-in-residence exhibit

April 29, 2016 • Local NewsComments (0)

This evening at Roswell Museum and Art Center, Roswell Artist-in-Residence fellow Luis Sahagun opens his exhibition Colorin Colorado, Act 1: An Old God Renewed. A Chicago-based artist who works in sculpture and painting, Sahagun has an MFA from Northern...

Parts of India ban daytime cooking as hundreds die of heat

April 29, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

An Indian village man sprinkles water from a broken pipe onto his face in a village in Samba district, some 40 kilometres (25 miles) from Jammu, India, Friday, April 29, 2016. Much of India is reeling under a weekslong heat wave and severe drought conditions...

China ambassador says North Korean proposal merits study

April 29, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

In this March 2, 2016 file photo, Chinese ambassador to the United Nations Liu Jieyi, speaks during a Security Council meeting at United Nations headquarters. Liu says a North Korea proposal under which Pyongyang would halt its nuclear program if the U.S. and...

Kenya police: 6-story residential building collapses in rain

April 29, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

Kenya Red Cross personnel and Kenyan police officers work at the site of a building collapse in Nairobi, Kenya, Saturday,April 30, 2016. A six-story residential building in a low income area of the Kenyan capital collapsed Friday under heavy rain and...

Chief: University of New Mexico police, DA not at odds

April 29, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The University of New Mexico Police Department is not at odds with the local district attorney’s office, despite officers’ frustrations over how few sexual assault cases have been prosecuted, the campus police chief said...

Las Cruces man pleads guilty to murder in girlfriend’s death

April 29, 2016 • State NewsComments (0)

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A Las Cruces man accused of fatally stabbing and beating his girlfriend is facing life in prison after pleading guilty to first-degree murder. Prosecutors say 24-year-old Corey Franklin entered his plea Friday. He’s scheduled...

Workers testify to falsifying records, denying food aid

April 29, 2016 • State NewsComments (0)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — State caseworkers and supervisors have testified that they falsified income information on emergency applications for people seeking food assistance, resulting in some of New Mexico’s most needy being denied help. The...

Trump making case to GOP insiders amid chaotic rally scene

April 29, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

Police officers take a man into custody who was protesting Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump outside of the Hyatt Regency hotel during the California Republican Party 2016 Convention in Burlingame, Calif., Friday, April 29, 2016. (AP Photo/Eric...

Parents of boy who vanished in 1997 charged with murder

April 29, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

Peter Kem Sr., center, heads out of the court room Friday, April 29, 2016, after his arraignment in Hilo Circuit Court in Hilo, Hawaii. The parents of a Hawaii boy who has been missing for nearly 20 years have been charged with murder after authorities...