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Final Gubernatorial debate looms in Dallas

Democrat Wendy Davis has one more chance to share a debate stage with the Republican front-runner in the race for Texas governor, and if the recent past is any guide, she’ll

Davis accuses Abbott of grant fund 'cover-up'

*This story has been updated throughout to include a response from the office of Attorney General Greg Abbott.

Immigrant sanctuary effort may head to Texas

Faith-based leaders in Texas could be asked to open their churches and other places of worship to undocumented immigrants at risk for deportation as part of a growing national movement.

Dallas hospital isolates patient over possibility of Ebola

A Dallas hospital has isolated a patient to be tested for the deadly Ebola virus, hospital officials confirmed Monday.

Mass honors service, sacrifice of law enforcement officers

aw enforcement officers put their lives on the line every day, and those killed in the line of duty were remembered at St. Patrick's Cathedral in Central El Paso Monday.

In Debate, Patrick and Van de Putte Spar Over Taxes

In the only scheduled debate in their race for lieutenant governor, state Sens.

Vehicles still in water, abandoned after recent floods in El Paso

Days later, several cars are still under water or have been abandoned after being swept into Pico Norte Park by floodwater. The area is near Eastwood Middle School in east El Paso. 

Three El Pasoans honored for saving woman from flood

It takes a lot to deserve the title of "hero," but two El Paso teachers, and one of our own, Newschannel 9 photographer, Mike Wilburn, were recognized as heroes today.

UTEP Athletics Tabs Nicole Okolo As Director Of Student-Athlete Development

Nicole Okolo, a former track and field student-athlete with the University of Alabama and Western Carolina University, has joined the UTEP Athletics family in the role of Director of Student-Athlete Development.

UTEP press conference quotes from Sean Kugler

UTEP Football Media Luncheon Quotes Sept. 29, 2014 Head Coach Sean Kugler

Conquistadores ranked 4th in regional Texas poll

Here is The Texas High School Coaches Association coaches poll released by TheAthleticsDepartment.com. The poll is voted on by a panel of THSCA members.

This week in NMSU athletics

The New Mexico State has plenty of athletic events to follow this week. Below is a list of events the Aggies are participating in for the week of Sept. 29 through Oct. 5.

Satellite sandbag locations will be closed for fall starting Thursday

El Paso Water Utilities announced Monday, the last day to pick up sandbags at EPWU’s satellite distribution sites will be Tuesday, September 30th at 8pm. Satellite sites will reopen next summer.

Another Union Plaza building may see renovation

Union Plaza, one of Downtown El Paso’s most unique neigh-borhoods, could see the renovation of another of its historic buildings according to concept images posted online.

UTEP Updates: Campus work centers on 'transformation' projects

The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) is gearing up for its Centennial Celebration, and crews continue their progress on projects around campus.