(CNN) - The Oxford English Dictionary is acknowledging that tweeting isn't just for the birds.
In its latest update, the dictionary has revamped the entry for "tweet" to include its social networking usage.
It now includes this definition as a verb: "to make a posting on the social networking service Twitter."
It also includes this definition as a noun: "a posting made on the social networking service Twitter."
A new word normally needs to be in use for 10 years before Oxford considers it for the dictionary. But its chief editor says it made an exception this time.
Oxford adds and revises entries four times a year.
Santa Fe police are working on a new way to put a stop to busy burglars. Instead of throwing them in jail they want to put them rehab.
A winter storm warning has been issued for Albuquerque and surrounding areas through 11 p.m. Thursday.
Tempers flared Wednesday night at the Albuquerque Public Schools Board of Education meeting as the firestorm over teacher evaluations and student testing continues.
An Albuquerque man says an emergency vet clinic turned away his dying dog because he didn't have enough cash in his pocket to pay to save him. The dog later died.
Closing arguments wrapped up Wednesday in the final sentencing phase of John McCluskey's federal murder trial. The same jury that convicted him of killing an Oklahoma couple, must now decide whether McCluskey should face the death penalty.
Today’s top weather and news stories with Elizabeth Alvarez, Matt Mauro and meteorologist Kristen Van Dyke.
* Snow Storm
* Road Conditions
* N.E. Heights Winter Storm
*Weather in the West
* Sheriff Houston
* Toys for Tots
* Winter Weather Coverage
* Board of Education Meeting
* DWI Laws
* Anthony Stanford Sexual Harassment