ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Forecasters say residents and travelers in New Mexico can expect accumulating and blowing snow in parts of the state today and into the weekend. Another storm system could hit the area in the middle of next week.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A judge has issued a $3.1 million judgment against Wells Fargo for foreclosing on a Rio Rancho man's home even though his workplace accidental death was covered by an insurance policy that the bank sold him. Judge Beatrice Brickhouse's ruling says the bank's conduct was shocking and so reprehensible that she awarded $2.7 million in punitive damages to Christopher Dollen's estate. Wells Fargo says it will appeal.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - Santa Fe's police chief is retiring after three years in the job. Chief Raymond Rael (RAY'-al) says he'll step down on Monday. Outgoing Mayor David Coss says Rael's tenure as chief has seen a decrease of property crimes, the filling of all vacancies in police ranks and clearing of backlogs of internal affairs investigations. There's also been friction within the department over policies, including the switch to five-day workweeks from a four-day schedule.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - New Mexico will no longer tax parts and labor for maintaining aircraft under a measure that Gov. Susana Martinez has signed into law. She says the tax break, which takes effect in July, will help keep aircraft owners from having repairs and maintenance performed by shops in neighboring tax-free states.
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