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A new partnership to round up stray horses

A new partnership between the El Paso Sheriff’s Office and a local non-profit organization called Horses Rescue Unlimited will work to tackle the problem of abandoned, loose or neglected horses.

Large structure fire damages home/mechanic shop

Fire investigators in Socorro are looking into the cause of a large structure fire that damaged a home and mechanic shop. The blaze broke out around 10 p.m. Monday at 500 Passmore near the intersection of Ernest Road and Polep.

Chihuahuas hammer four homers in win

The El Paso Chihuahuas hit four home runs in their 9-5 win over the Tacoma Rainiers Monday at Cheney Stadium.

NMSU Freshmen Power Women's Golf to Lead at Cowgirl Classic

Two rounds under 300 for the New Mexico State women’s golf team and two rounds under par for freshman Camille Orito have propelled the Aggies to both the team and individual lead after the first two rounds of the Wyoming Cowgirl Classic w

Special UTEP Women’s Basketball Season to Be Celebrated on Saturday

The 2013-14 UTEP women’s basketball team captured El Pasoans’ hearts with a march to 29 wins and the championship game of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT).

Businesses evacuated as fast moving fire reaches their doorstep

Monday afternoon's fire off of Doniphan in Canutillo threatened several businesses and prompted numerous evacuations. Fortunately no one was injured and no businesses were actually damaged by the flames and smoke.

Investigators say broken rail caused Canutillo train derailment

Investigators with the El Paso Fire Department say a broken rail is to blame for Monday's train derailment in Canutillo. Emergency crews were dispatched to the train tracks near Doniphan and Talbot around 1 p.m.

Sales Tax Plan Would Redefine School District Wealth

As the conservative idea of replacing property taxes with sales taxes comes under political scrutiny in Texas, the practical complications pile up quickly.

Sun Metro moving into new facility

Sun Metro East Side headquarters will have a new home. The company currently takes residen ce in Downtown El Paso.

Trial begins for man accused of driving into a group of people, killing woman

The trial for a man accused of driving his car into a group of people at a party two years ago killing a woman started Monday.

Dona Ana County man suspected of stealing tools turns himself in

A 43-year-old man from Las Cruces who was accused of stealing tools from a residence where he was working with a landscaping crew.

LCPD: Pregnant woman, man dead in afternoon shooting

Las Cruces Police have confirmed that they are investigating the shooting death of a 30-year-old pregnant woman at the Sexton Apartments located at 1850 Sexton St. in Las Cruces.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Train derailment at Doniphan and Talbot

El Paso Fire Department is currently on the scene of a train derailment at the intersection of Doniphan and Talbot, along with a neighboring, serious condition four, three-alarm fire.

Nolan Richardson named to 2014 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame

El Paso native Nolan Richardson will be inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on August 8, 2014. The announcement came on Monday morning, and includes nine other inductees into the Basketball Hall of Fame.