(CNN) - Tuesday marks the 25-year anniversary of a story that captivated the country and touched off an emotional, nationwide vigil.
Baby Jessica McClure was finally freed from an abandoned well in Midland, Texas on Oct. 16, 1987. The 18-month-old toddler fell into the narrow shaft two days earlier.
It took dozens of rescuers tunneling up and under her to finally free her.
Eventually paramedics were able to squeeze into a parallel passageway and slide Jessica out of the hole 22-feet underground.
Jessica McClure Morales is now a 26-year-old married woman and a mother herself.
Should a doctor be able to help a patient end his or her life? It's a controversial question that has been debated across the U.S. and on Wednesday, it was New Mexico's turn.
Investigators called it one of the worst animal cruelty cases they've seen. Now, more than a month after dozens of animals were seized from a property in San Miguel County, the owners are facing jail time.
The Office of the Medical Investigator identified the two victims in Sunday's plane crash which happened just south of the airport.
Gov. Susana Martinez is ordering that flags be flown at half-staff on Thursday to honor a Sandoval County sheriff's sergeant who died after being struck by a vehicle during a snow storm.
While Bernalillo County leaders continue to look for a way out of a risky investment plan that’s already cost taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars, the Treasurer’s Office insists it has an exit strategy well in hand.
A woman has pleaded guilty to embezzling nearly $9,000 that was supposed to be going to kids.