Alec Baldwin fatal ‘Rust’ film-set shooting ruled accident

The shooting death of a cinematographer by actor Alec Baldwin on the set of “Rust” last year was an accident, the New Mexico Office of Medical Investigators have determined. The investigating doctor’s report, which was completed following an autopsy and a review of police reports, was released Monday by the Health Fe County Sheriff’s Office. … Read more

The top 10 worst movie tie-in video games ever

While certainly not as common as they used to be, movie-related video games are generally considered the bottom of the barrel in terms of video game entertainment. These are video games created often on short notice, with development cycles, budgets, and everything you need to create a decent video game. But, as with everything, some … Read more

New Mexico’s Muslim community reels from arrest in killings

ALBUQUERQUE, NM (AP) — The fear of attacks that had spread through Muslim communities across the country after the fatal shooting of four Muslim men in Albuquerque gave way to shock and sadness when it emerged that the suspect in the murders was one of them. Muhammad Syed, 51, was arrested Monday night after a … Read more

51-year-old man charged with murdering 2 Muslim men in Albuquerque; additional charges possible, police say

A man has been arrested and charged with the murder of two Muslim men, Albuquerque police said Tuesday. Four Muslim men have been killed in the city since November, and authorities believe the suspect could potentially be charged for the other two killings. Muhammad Syed, 51, has been identified as the “prime suspect in the … Read more

Muhammad Syed charged over killings of two Muslim men in Albuquerque, US police say

A man has been charged with the murder of two Muslim men in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and is suspected of murdering two others whose deaths have sparked fear in Muslim communities nationwide. Key points: Police charged Muhammad Syed, 51, a day after his arrest Investigators had received information from the city’s Muslim community The motive … Read more

Afghan man charged in killing of 2 Muslims in Albuquerque

1 of 13 This photo released Tuesday, August 9, 2022 by the Albuquerque Police Department shows Muhammad Syed. Syed, 51, was taken into custody on Monday, August 8, 2022, in connection with the killing of four Muslim men in Albuquerque, New Mexico, over the past nine months. He faces charges in two of the deaths … Read more

60 curators, 1 show: Native Americans pick favorite pottery

SANTA FE, NM (AP) — Native American voices and art are the focus of a new traveling exhibit of clay pottery from the Pueblo Indian region of the American Southwest, as major art institutions recover from increasingly to tribal communities for exhibits of ancestral art and artifacts. In all, 60 Native American artists, museum professionals, … Read more

Nichelle Nichols, Lt. Uhura on ‘Star Trek,’ has died at 89

Nichelle Nichols, who broke barriers for Black women in Hollywood when she played communications officer Lt. Uhura on the original “Star Trek” television series, has died at the age of 89. Her son Kyle Johnson said Nichols died Saturday in Silver City, New Mexico. “Last night, my mother, Nichelle Nichols, succumbed to natural causes and … Read more

‘Breaking Bad’ statues shine light on actors, Albuquerque

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Bronze statues of mythical methamphetamine cookers Walter White and Jesse Pinkman were installed at a convention center in Albuquerque on Friday to celebrate the “Breaking Bad” TV series and its entertainment legacy, winning applause in a city that played its own gritty supporting role. Local politicians including Albuquerque Mayor Tim … Read more

US judge OKs online publication of New Mexico voter records

SANTA FE, NM (AP) — A conservative-backed initiative to publish nationwide voter rolls online for public consumption can go ahead despite objections from New Mexico election regulators, an order a federal judge in a preliminary opinion. Albuquerque-based U.S. District Court Judge James Browning issued an order last Friday barring New Mexico state prosecutors from pursuing … Read more