New Mexico

State of the United States of America

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New Mexico is a state in the Southwestern region of the United States of America; its capital and cultural center is Santa Fe, which was founded in 1610 as capital of Nuevo México, while its largest city is Albuquerque with its accompanying metropolitan area. It is one of the Mountain States and shares the Four Corners region with Utah, Colorado, and Arizona; its other neighboring states are Oklahoma to the northeast, Texas to the east-southeast, and the Mexican states of Chihuahua to the south and Sonora to the southwest. With a population around two million, New Mexico is the 36th state by population. With a total area of 121,592 sq mi (314,920 km2), it is the fifth-largest and sixth-least densely populated of the 50 states. Due to their geographic locations, northern and eastern New Mexico exhibit a colder, alpine climate, while western and southern New Mexico exhibit a warmer, arid climate.

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Jeffrey Epstein may have committed crimes in multiple locations. The billionaire, who was accused of sex trafficking, was arrested last week. Investigators are..
Credit: CBS News - Published 3 days ago

New Mexico officials told Epstein, despite being a Level 3 sex offender, did not need to register as one
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The New York financier’s case points to the patchwork of laws around the country that govern the registration of sex offenders.
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The driver, Evelyn Limas, has been charged with one felony count of smuggling undocumented immigrants.
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 5 days ago

The leader of an armed group that stopped migrants who crossed the U.S.-Mexico border has sought a psychiatric evaluation to determine if he is competent to..
Credit: Reuters - Published 6 days ago

Hispanic turnout on average almost doubled in seven states: Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, and Pennsylvania
Credit: CBS News - Published 6 days ago

The state's new expanded background check law would require Walmart to conduct checks on guns it doesn't sell
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 week ago

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