Microsoft agreed to buy Activision Blizzard in an all-cash deal valued at about $75 billion, using its largest acquisition by far to grab a videogame heavyweight that has been roiled by claims of workplace misconduct.
The combination of higher inflation, supply-chain constraints and the fast-spreading Omicron variant has caused economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal to trim their forecast for growth to 3.3% for the year.
NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – The omicron variant continues to deliver record-setting numbers of new COVID-19 cases in New Mexico. But while case totals remain high, omicron has also ushered in a far different phase of the virus. New Mexico News Podcast New Mexico News Podcast: The long wait for justice in Victoria Martens’ case New Mexico [...]
SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – New Mexico's 2022 regular legislative session begins today. Lawmakers will gather for a short, 30-day session that looks like it will be packed with discussions ranging from how to spend billions of dollars to how to decrease state-wide crime. Lawmakers tackled a lot in 2021 across three different sessions amid the pandemic. [... […]
The airline industry is raising the stakes in a showdown with AT&T and Verizon over plans to launch new 5G wireless service this week, warning that thousands of flights could be grounded or delayed if the rollout takes place near major airports. CEOs of the nation’s largest airlines say that interference from the wireless service [...]
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – It is a rare honor for the University of New Mexico and for the man who led UNM's Geology Department for more than three decades. His name is on a map of the heavens, forever. From now on, when someone looks at a map of the planet Mars, they will see a [...]
HOBBS, N.M. (KRQE) – The City of Hobbs reports that Hobbs Municipal Court will be temporarily closed to the public as of Tuesday, Jan. 18. due to staff shortages caused by COVID-19 exposures. According to a news release from the City, available staff will continue to work cases and arrange with law enforcement regarding charges. There [...]
SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – The 2022 New Mexico Legislative Session begins Tuesday, January 18, 2022, at noon. Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham will deliver a virtual State of the State address after the session begins. KRQE News 13 will stream the address live on this page. Legislature Related Coverage Breaking down the 2022 New Mexico legislative [...]
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – There are many people who make New Year's resolutions to get more exercise and get healthy but it can be difficult to stay on track past January. Chief Medical Officer for Medicaid, Dr. Diana Weber from Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico to discuss how we can achieve exercise, health, and [...]
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The National Museum of Nuclear History offers a variety of different camps and programs for both children and adults to come to learn the story of the Atomic Age from early research of nuclear development to today's peaceful uses of nuclear technology. Museum Educator David Gibson discusses their upcoming camps and also [...] […]
Tuesday's Top Stories 2022 legislative session: Bills of interest Legislation would create a department focusing on cyber security APS confirms schools will reopen Tuesday following cyberattack State launches at-home COVID test distribution City council considers free BioPark admission for low-income families Tuesday's Five Facts  Lawmakers to i […]
NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – This morning is warmer and dry. The next storm will move into New Mexico today, bringing gusty winds, warmer temperatures, and the chance for light rain and snow showers. The wind will be gustiest across eastern NM, where wind advisories will be in effect from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and westerly [...]
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Who I Am Foundation is working to connect those in need in the community with resources to help them create a positive future for themselves. The nonprofit was created in 2012 in Albuquerque. It was originally an anti-bullying program but through feedback from the community, it grew into the many different outreach [...]
NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – A Four Corners woman admitted to stealing electronics meant for children living in New Mexico tribal communities. The charges stem from 2013 to 2018 when Kristy Stock worked for the Central Consolidated School District in San Juan County. A news release from the District of Maryland U.S. Attorney's Office states that 46-year-old [... […]