Ane Marie Benitez, Director of Government Relations for the National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health, watches as Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., speaks to reporters, left, and Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, right address reporters in defense of Planned Parenthood on Monday, Aug.  3, 2015 on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Senate blocked a Republican drive Monday to terminate federal funds for Planned Parenthood, setting the stage for the GOP to try again this fall amid higher stakes(AP Photo/Lauren Victoria Burke)

Council rejects Planned Parenthood funds

The Republican-led Executive Council has rejected roughly $650,000 in state funding for Planned Parenthood to provide health services such a…


Involuntary manslaughter charges dismissed in James Boyd murder case

The preliminary hearing for the two Albuquerque police officers who shot and killed James Boyd has led to one less charge for the officers.