President Barack Obama speaks about the situation in Iraq in the State Dining Room at the White House in Washington, Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. Obama says he's authorized the U.S. military to carry out airstrikes in Iraq against Islamic militants if they advance toward the city of Erbil. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

Obama authorizes airstrikes in Iraq

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama announced Thursday night he had authorized the U.S. military to launch targeted airstrikes if neede…

Armed robbery surveillance video

Police search for armed robbery suspect

ROSWELL (KRQE) – Roswell police are currently searching for a suspect wanted in an armed robbery case. Police say on July 26,2014 the male s…

Joseph Apodaca

Grants rape suspect faces judge

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A Grants man was in court Thursday to face charges that he brutally raped a woman in Albuquerque. Joseph Apodaca, 24, c…

Mark’s Thursday Evening Weather Report

Mark’s Thursday Evening Weather Report

We actually had a better storm crop today than it looked like we would 24 hours ago. A week weather disturbance along with some moisture at …

Bangladeshi woman Munni, whose daughters are missing, cries as rescuers search the River Padma after a passenger ferry capsized in Munshiganj district, Bangladesh, Monday, Aug. 4, 2014.

AP Photos: 10 things to see

Here’s your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography from AP editors. Click h…

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Chris’ Thursday Afternoon Forecast

A weather disturbance is passing over New Mexico this afternoon bringing good chances for periods of moderate to heavy rain for the mountain…

Law makers push for open primaries

Lawmakers push for open primaries

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – State law says voters need to have an assigned political party if they want to vote in a primary election. That’s kept …