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More damaging lightning in Juarez

More damaging lightning struck east Juarez. Last night a bolt hit just a thousand feet away from the pool where a man was struck and killed Saturday near the Ysleta Port of Entry.

Escalante trains for IBO world title

Antonio Escalante prepares for what its a key fight in his career. Escalante has lost two of his last three fights by the fast track to Roberto Marroquin and Rocky Juarez.

Rodriguez, Ochieng faceoff at weigh in

David Rodriguez is ready for the ring. He's 36-1 overall, and in a heavyweight battle, he will face Raymond Ochieng Friday, July 18 at Southwest University Events Center, 6500 Montana. Doors open at 6:30pm, fights start at 8:00pm.

Veterans honoring veterans

From the Liberty Expressway, drivers, moving at 60 mph, can see the Fort Bliss Cemetery.

Report: Spanish media to blame for immigrant surge

Spanish media is to blame for a surge in undocumented immigrants at the border.

Seeking water solutions in colonias

UTEP and NMSU are working together to improve the water in colonias - in both Texas and New Mexico.

UTEP running back named to Allstate 'Good Works Team'

For 23 years the Allstate AFCA Good Works Team® has served as one of the most coveted and prestigious off-the-field honors in college football.

NMSU football to feature 'family entertainment' before games

The New Mexico State football season is less than 42 days away, as the Aggies currently hold summer workouts before the start of fall camp on Aug. 1.

UTEP women's basketball releases non-conference schedule

Match-ups with power-conference members Kansas State, LSU and SMU in addition to continuing regional rivalries against New Mexico and New Mexico State highlight the UTEP women’s basketball team’s non-conference portion of the schedu

Convicted Felons arrested after a late night assault

Las Cruces Police arrested a pair of ex-felons suspected of using a stolen firearm during a late-night assault at a local motel.

City of El Paso holding community meetings on Quality of Life Bonds

The City of El Paso is holding additional community meetings to hear input on the 2012 Quality of Life Bond program.

Border Patrol agents administer vital fluids, save man’s life

U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Rio Grande Valley Sector encountered a severely dehydrated man, administered lifesaving fluids, reviving him at a ranch near Falfurrias, Texas Thursday afternoon.

Texas investigating measles exposures at Kansas softball event

Texas Department of State Health Services has issued a measles health alert after being notified by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment that more than 30 Texas residents may have been exposed to the highly contagious disease at a Wi

City ESD worker dies from injuries sustained in July 2 crash

A spokesman with El Paso's Environmental Services Department has confirmed that City Code Enforcement Officer Robert Narro, 59, passed away early Thursday morning as a result of injuries sustained in a crash in El Paso's Lower Valley on

Patrick, Van de Putte hone their immigration messages

As the recent surge of Central Americans entering the country illegally through Texas’ border with Mexico has drawn national attentio