HOUSTON, Texas -- Plans to shut down ports of entry between the United States and Mexico by a citizen protest group are being finalized. The list of ports includes six Texas ports, four in Arizona, two in New Mexico and five in California. Show More Summary
On Saturday I attended the Bird Walk at Lake Arrowhead State Park. We had some out of town guests (David, Jonathon, Eilene) from New Mexico and Arizona as well as Terry, June and Paula.It was unseasonably cool for mid September, which I was very happy about. Show More Summary
Tesla announced earlier this month that it's planning to build a $5 billion lithium battery factory just outside of Reno, which sounds good for Nevada and bad for losing bidders California, Texas, Arizona and New Mexico. So how did Nevada beat out so many competitors? The state offered the electric-car maker up to $1.3 billion […]
Albuquerque Business First reports that New Mexico could become one of the next right-to-work (RTW) battlegrounds depending on upcoming election results, where Republicans could reclaim a majority in the state House.
Texas was hit hard by the state legislature’s abortion bills in 2013 which sought to shut down nearly all the clinics in the state by enacting a series of unnecessary laws aimed at “improving women’s health” (those are scare quotes). About half of TX’s clinics have already closed since Republican Governor Rick Perry signed them [...]
Could the drop in states like New Mexico and Georgia be the start of a national trend?
By The Specialist: California failed again to attract a high job creating project. It's official: Tesla's (NASDAQ:TSLA) gigafactory will be in Nevada near Reno. Other possible states in the running were Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas. Show More Summary
Do you consider yourself a huge sports fan? Would you do anything for your team? Well how about getting knocked over by a galloping horse? Would you do that? Because that’s the fate that befell one unlucky college football fan last week, and she got right up, dusted herself off, and went right on with […]
Hispanic Business Magazine has published its annual ranking of the Top 10 Law Schools for Hispanics: Florida International Florida State Miami Amreican Nova Texas USC San Francisco UCLA New Mexico (Hat Tip: Francine Lipman.)
New York (AFP) - Oil services company Halliburton said Monday it would pay a $1.1 billion settlement over its role in the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil rig blowout that led to the United States' worst-ever oil spill.
This horse isn't very nice. New Mexico's horse is a stone-cold (attempted) killer. Over the weekend this esoteric equine turned his eyes on an innocent bystander in the end zone and ran her over. We're really glad this woman was okay, and even decided to be an excellent sport about the ordeal. Just got knocked out by a horse. Show More Summary
The United States, Canada, Brazil, Sweden, Ireland, England, Japan, China, New Zealand, Germany, the United Arab Emirates, Singapore, Australia and now Mexico. For the first time in 288 events, the UFC will finally make its way south of the border for UFC 180. Show More Summary
During New Mexico State Aggies football games, mascot Pistol Pete likes to ride around on a horse on the field. Unfortunately, things didn't go as planned on Thursday night. During the team's game against the Cal Poly Mustangs, Pistol Pete and the horse named Keystone ended up running right into a student standing on the field. Show More Summary
One unlucky New Mexico State student was knocked over by a horse during Thursday's pregame ceremonies for the Aggies' season opener against Cal Poly. Read more...
Pro-equality New Mexico state Representative Bill McCamley (D) is being targeted by a local homeschool co-op for his stance on LGBT rights. From ProgressNowNM: In the legislature, McCamley has been a strong supporter of LGBT equality. That’s no surprise given...
Kia is the latest in a string of automakers to announce plans to build new or expanded factories in Mexico. The Korean company has signed a $1 billion deal to establish a plant in Monterrey in the state of Nuevo León, with construction starting in late September. Show More Summary
When I tell people that New Mexico is my favorite state, they ask why. Why that grizzled old state? If they have ever visited the Land of Enchantment, they end their conversation with, “Santa Fe and Taos are beautiful, but the rest of the state can go.” Even as non-New Mexican, this comment cuts at [...]
Here is a new paper by Steve Brito, Ana Corbacho, and Rene Osorio Rivas, it seems the answer is yes: This working paper studies the effect of remittances from the United States on crime rates in Mexico. The topic is examined using municipal-level data on the percent of household receiving remittances and homicides per 100,000 […]
New Mexico state Rep. Bill McCamley was one of the key state legislators in his state's successful same-sex marriage battle and local homeschoolers are enlisting their children in the campaign to unseat him. Via Progress Now New Mexico: In the legislature, McCamely has been a strong supporter of LGBT equality. Show More Summary