Maya Angelou, a 6 foot multi-talented ex-Arkansan, has been hired as Hollywood's first black woman movie director, November 3, 1971.  She'll write the script and music, as well as direct "Caged Bird," which is based on her best-selling 1969 autobiography.  She's been a professional singer, dancer, writer, composer, poet, lecturer, editor, and San Francisco streetcar conductorette.(AP Photo/stf)

Photos: Maya Angelou over the years

Maya Angelou, a modern Renaissance woman who survived the harshest of childhoods to become a force on stage, screen, the printed page and th…

Parts of NM to get 911 texting

Parts of NM to get 911 texting

DONA ANA COUNTY, N.M. (KRQE) – Soon some New Mexican’s will not need to dial 911 to get help, they’ll be able to text it in an emergency. Th…

USA's 2014 official World Cup away jersey.

Photos: World Cup 2014 uniforms released

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The count down is on for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brasil. It’s the world’s most watched sporting event. See what the …

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Photos: May Snow Storm

A late winter storm hit New Mexico on May 12 and 13, leaving several inches of snow in many places.

Washington Monument

Photos: Washington Monument Reopens

Engineers have spent nearly 1,000 days on an extensive analysis and restoration of what was once the tallest structure in the world.