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Victims identified in deadly plane crash near Las Cruces

UPDATE: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) arrived from Houston and Alburquere just after noon Thursday. The crash site will open once the FAA is finished with the investigation.  EARLIER:

Fort Hood shooter writes to ISIS leader, asks to become 'citizen' of Islamic State

The Army psychiatrist who killed 13 people at Fort Hood has written a letter to the leader of ISIS, asking to become a citizen of the Islamic State's caliphate, his attorney said Thursday.

Mexican government bans U.S. shoe imports

If you live in Juarez, expect to pay more for your next pair of sneakers. The Mexican government is banning all imports of shoes from the United States.

Admission prices rising at El Paso Zoo

It'll now cost you more to visit the El Paso Zoo. Admission prices will rise next week from $10 to $12 for adults, and from $6 to $7.50 for kids. Infants are still free.

Obama on ISIS in Syria: 'We don't have a strategy yet'

It's too soon to say what steps the United States will take against ISIS in Syria, President Barack Obama said Thursday.

El Paso Public Library rolling out 2 new Bookmobiles

The El Paso Public Library will roll out two brand new vehicles in September that will take mobile library services to areas of El Paso that do not have easy access to the current branches.

Man arrested after Philip Seymour Hoffman death avoids jail time

Prosecutors on Thursday dropped a drug possession with intent to sell charge against a musician who was arrested earlier this year in connection with the heroin overdose death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.

Students at Mission Ridge Elementary receive free books

'Today a reader, tomorrow a leader' handed out a free book to all students at Mission Ridge Elementary Thursday.

Power outage causes class cancellation at community college campus

Due to a power outage in the Lower Valley, all classes at the El Paso Community College's Administrative Services Center, 9050 Viscount St., have been cancelled. No other campuses are affected.