For the fifth-straight year, Special Olympics will celebrate the life, mission and accomplishments of its founder, Eunice Kennedy Shriver, around the world by designating Saturday, September 27 as EKS Day.
City council has approved a new ordinance limiting where homeless shelters can call home.
Initially, council wanted to keep all halfway houses and homeless shelters at least 1,000 feet away from schools daycares and churches.
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, said Tuesday Congress should "use all means necessary" to prevent President Barack Obama from granting what Cruz considers amnesty to more immigrants who are in the country illegally.
An El Paso teacher won a $2,000 grant for his innovative teaching approach.
Travis Duckworth from El Paso Academy High School is one of four teachers in the state to be selected for the 2014 Voya Unsung Heroes Award.