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El Pasoan charged in fatal New Mexico DWI crash

New Mexico State Police are continuing their investigation into a fatal crash on I-25 near Truth or Consequences early Wednesday morning.

New Mexico woman charged with hate crime

A realative of a 17-year-old girl was arrested and charged with abuse and a hate crime by the Dona Ana County Sheriffs after her alleged reaction to a teenage relative's sexual preference.

Texas woman gets 18 years for ricin letters sent to Obama

A 35-year-old New Boston, Texas woman has been sentenced to 18 years in federal prison on a biological weapons charge in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M.

8 unattended bodies found at Texas funeral home

Texas police are investigating after a morbid discovery. They found eight bodies -- one of them of a baby -- in a funeral home that had been forced to close.

Bark at the Park returns with jersey auction

Grab the leash and your furry friend! Time to bring your canine pal to the ballpark as the Chihuahuas and GECU present the second Bark at the Park on Sunday, August. 3, 2014.

EPCC to receive scholarship funds from GECU

GECU will donate $10,000 in scholarship funds to El Paso Community College (EPCC).

New Mexico State Police set up on State Road 136

Last week, Mexican customs officials dramatically reduced the availability of lanes at the Santa Teresa Port of Entry for transit by used vehicle exporters.

Charter approval in crosshairs at SBOE meeting

After the approval of an Arizona-based charter school’s expansion into the Dallas area, the role of the state’s education chief in the charter school application process is under scrutiny.

Transparency committee to question UT System officials

 

Identity theft can be hot during the summer

With summer is in full swing, many Americans are hitting the roads and taking vacations. 66 percent of Americans will travel between Memorial Day and Labor Day, according to AAA. Many will be taking an average of three trips.

Some doctors struggling to pay for increasingly pricey vaccines

As physicians across the country prepare for next month's busy pre-back-to-school rush for vaccinations, the rising prices of some vaccines have some private doctors struggling to pay for the doses.

Texas sees rise in Medicaid signups

More than 80,000 additional Texans have enrolled in Medicaid or the Children’s Health Insurance Program since the rollout of the Affordable Care Act last fall despite Republican state leaders’ decision not to expand eligibility to p

Developers tour site of future waterpark

Plans to build a new multi-million dollar waterpark in northeast El Paso took another step forward. Yesterday interested developers toured the site, which surrounds Cohen Stadium.

City officials release Deputy City Manager contract in light of absence

El Paso taxpayers will continue to pay more than $170,000 to a city employee -- who's not even working. It's a story we've been following for weeks.

Mobile app merges art with technology at Downtown El Paso art exhibit

Technology has collided with art to create a must-see exhibit at the Downtown El Paso Visitors Center. It's called the Interactive Augment El Paso experience.