There's plenty to do, see, and learn in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Albuquerque is the largest city in the state of New Mexico, United States. It is the county seat of Bernalillo County and is situated in the central part of the state, straddling the Rio Grande. The city population was 545,852 as of the 2010 Census and ranks as the 32nd-largest city in the U.S. As of June 2007, the city was the sixth fastest-growing in America. It has a metropolitan population of 907,755 as of the 2011 Census estimate. Albuquerque is the 57th-largest United States metropolitan area. The Albuquerque MSA population includes the city of Rio Rancho.
Albuquerque is home to the University of New Mexico (UNM), Kirtland Air Force Base, Sandia National Laboratories, Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, and Petroglyph National Monument. The Sandia Mountains run along the eastern side of Albuquerque, and the Rio Grande flows through the city, north to south.
State officials say New Mexico has some 5000 untested rape kits - Minneapolis...
30 Nov 2015 at 6:31pm
State officials say New Mexico has some 5000 untested rape kitsMinneapolis Star TribuneALBUQUERQUE
? An estimated 5,000 untested rape kits are in New Mexico's crime labs and warehouses, and it could take five years to work through the backlog, state officials said Monday. New Mexico Public Safety Secretary Gregory Fouratt told the ...and more »
Family says brothers killed in crash were great kids - KOAT Albuquerque
30 Nov 2015 at 12:18am
KOAT AlbuquerqueFamily says brothers killed in crash were great kidsKOAT Albuquerque
That statement rings true. Sergio just graduated from the University of New Mexico
with honors in chemistry according to his family. Robert was attending classes at UNM, and Sinfield was planning to enroll at UNM after moving to Albuquerque
3 killed in suspected DWI crash in ABQAlbuquerque Journal$150K bond set for an accused drunk driver in freeway crash that left 3 dead ...
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New Mexico exchange to open new center in Santa Fe - Albuquerque Journal
30 Nov 2015 at 8:44am
New Mexico exchange to open new center in Santa FeAlbuquerque Journal
SANTA FE ? The state health insurance exchange is opening a new
health center in Santa Fe today in an effort to reach more people. Officials with the exchange say they are trying to get to meet more requests from consumers with questions about ...
New Mexico drivers second-worst in U.S. - Albuquerque Journal
27 Nov 2015 at 11:35pm
Albuquerque JournalNew Mexico drivers second-worst in U.S.Albuquerque Journal
And there's no shortage of bizarre stories about what New Mexico
drivers will do when caught driving badly, he said. For example, last winter Drobik and another officer pulled over a suspected drunken driver in Northeast Albuquerque
. When the officers ...New Mexico
ranked among worst driversKRQE News 13 (blog)all 4 news articles »
Holly Holm is back in Albuquerque - KOAT Albuquerque
29 Nov 2015 at 3:33pm
Sports IllustratedHolly Holm is back in AlbuquerqueKOAT Albuquerque
Holly Holm celebrates after defeating Ronda Rousey during their UFC 193 bantamweight title fight in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill). Photos. Holly Holm celebrates after defeating Ronda Rousey during their UFC 193 ...Parade planned for UFC women's bantamweight champion Holly HolmSports IllustratedHolly's parade will be SundayAlbuquerque Journalall 357 news articles »
New Mexico uses big plays to beat Air Force 47-35 - Fresno Bee
28 Nov 2015 at 11:55pm
Albany Times UnionNew Mexico uses big plays to beat Air Force 47-35Fresno Bee
Seconds later, McVey scored on a 56-yard touchdown pass, but New Mexico
recovered the onside kick and Pressley scored from 13 yards out. In addition to Pressley's touchdown runs, McQuarley had a 44-yard TD run, Reece White had a 58-yard reception, ...Air Force fails to stop New Mexico's
big plays, loses 47-35Albany Times UnionJhurell Pressley News, Stats, Photos | New Mexico Lobos - SB NationSB NationLamar Jordan News, Stats, Photos | New Mexico Lobos - SB NationSB NationSB Nationall 152 news articles »
Amendment would expand pretrial detention in New Mexico - Albuquerque Journal
29 Nov 2015 at 12:13am
Amendment would expand pretrial detention in New MexicoAlbuquerque Journal
Despite a long rap sheet and a history of failing to appear for court hearings, Joseph A. Jaramillo of Albuquerque
was entitled under the New Mexico
Constitution to release on bail after he was jailed in May on 13 charges, including battery, child ...
Albuquerque police investigate pedestrian accident - KOAT Albuquerque
30 Nov 2015 at 6:38am
KOAT AlbuquerqueAlbuquerque police investigate pedestrian accidentKOAT AlbuquerqueALBUQUERQUE
?Albuquerque police are investigating a pedestrian accident that happened in Northwest Albuquerque Sunday night. Related. Date set for Holly Holm's homecoming parade · Make-A-Wish dream vacation ends in burglary · Man sues ...
Eastern New Mexico gets hit with wintry blast - KOAT Albuquerque
27 Nov 2015 at 11:04am
KOAT AlbuquerqueEastern New Mexico gets hit with wintry blastKOAT Albuquerque
Winter weather hit eastern New Mexico
as well as the south-central mountains Thursday into Friday. Friday featured an ice storm warning in the east, a winter storm warning for the northeast quadrant of the state and a winter weather advisory for places ...and more »
New Mexico nurse on a mission of mercy - Albuquerque Journal
28 Nov 2015 at 12:07am
Albuquerque JournalNew Mexico nurse on a mission of mercyAlbuquerque Journal
Rachel Dickens, a nurse from Rio Rancho, works with a patient aboard the Africa Mercy, a hospital ship that offers free surgeries and medical care during 10-month stays in African port cities. Dickens is a few months in to her two-year stay as a ...