Albuquerque Isotopes announce new affiliation

09/17/2014 03:52 PM MDT
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Bye-bye Dodgers. Hello Colorado Rockies. Officials with the Albuquerque Isotopes and the Rockies signed a four-year player development agreement during a news conference Wednesday, marking the official move of the major league team's Triple-A affiliation from Colorado Springs to Albuquerque. 
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Missing driver says he woke up in field of donkeys
09/17/2014 10:06 AM MDT - ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — A driver who went missing after a one-car rollover in New Mexico says he later woke up in a field of donkeys. Full Story

Los Cabos in a mess 3 days after Odile's wrath
09/17/2014 03:46 PM MDT - SAN JOSE DEL CABO, Mexico (AP) — Desperate locals and tourists were in survival mode in the resort area of Los Cabos on Wednesday, with electrical and water service still out three days after Hurricane Odile made landfall as a monster Category 3 storm. Full Story

US senator to ask Congress to suspend coal sales
09/16/2014 05:54 PM MDT - BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A U.S. senator said Tuesday he will ask fellow lawmakers to halt coal sales on federal lands in the West after a senior Obama administration official declined to suspend the troubled government program. Full Story

Police: 2 boys confess to preschool pumpkin heist
09/16/2014 05:57 AM MDT - ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two juvenile suspects have confessed to picking clean a pumpkin patch that was cultivated by New Mexico preschoolers, police said Friday. Full Story

Lawyers for migrants? Administration says yes, no
09/12/2014 04:42 PM MDT - WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder is arguing publicly in favor of legal representation for migrant children arriving unaccompanied at the border — even as his department takes the opposite position in court. Full Story

Museum to put 3 O'Keeffe paintings up for auction
09/12/2014 04:27 PM MDT - ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Georgia O'Keeffe Museum in New Mexico said Friday it will sell three works by the American modernist painter to benefit its acquisitions fund. Full Story

Police: 2 boys confess to preschool pumpkin heist
09/12/2014 04:11 PM MDT - ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two juvenile suspects have confessed to picking clean a pumpkin patch that was cultivated by New Mexico preschoolers, police said Friday. Full Story

New Mexico county struggling with stinky building
09/12/2014 10:17 AM MDT - ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A county government building in southern New Mexico stinks. And the Alamogordo Daily News reports (http://goo. Full Story

Deportations down 20 percent, fewest since 2007
09/12/2014 02:23 PM MDT - WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has quietly slowed deportations by nearly 20 percent while delaying plans to act on his own potentially to shield millions of immigrants from expulsion. Full Story

Man at Texas Chick-fil-A pays $1K to treat diners

ABILENE, Texas (AP) — A generous customer has paid $1,000 to pick up the tab for diners in dozens of vehicles at the drive-thru lanes of a West Texas fast-food restaurant. Full Story
Correction: Art-Bill Cosby story

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story Sept. 15 about Bill Cosby loaning African-American art to the Smithsonian Institution, The Associated Press, relying on information from the National Museum of African Art, reported erroneously that Cosby and his wife would lend their entire collection to the museum. Full Story
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Beyonce and Jay Z working on new record together

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