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Abbott to call for credit for massive online courses

Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott will call for students to receive college credit for taking massive open online courses — often referred to as "MOOCs&quo

UT-Austin: Mission accomplished for $3 billion campaign

University of Texas at Austin officials are claiming victory after an eight-year capital campaign, which ended Aug. 31, exceeded its $3 billion goal.

Analysis: Ruling provides candidates a talking point

Give this to state district Judge John Dietz: He gave the next Legislature a purpose. This year’s general election campaigns, to be fair, are just getting started.

Texas Voter ID Law trial begins in Corpus Christi

The three-year-old Texas voter ID law heads to federal court on Tuesday in Corpus Christi, where a judge will determine whether the state's measure requiring voters to present photo identification at polling places is unfair to minority vot

For TX charities, a struggle to send aid across Border

The siren and flashing red sign on the bridge into this border town meant a car loaded with donations from charitable Texans had to undergo a secondary inspection.

Austin brewery releases 99 pack of beer

Everything is bigger in Texas, including the packs of beer. Forget about a 6 pack or 12 pack, this one has 99 cans in it.

El Paso ballpark ranks 4th in city for alcohol sales

More than 500,000 people attended El Paso Chihuahuas games at the city's new downtown stadium this season.

Momentum for Four-Year Degrees at Community Colleges

Momentum for Four-Year Degrees at Community Colleges by Reeve Hamilton, The Texas Tribune September 1, 2014

Texas' most congested roads

You might think traffic is bad in El Paso, but it pales in comparison with other Texas cities.

Teens recovering after falling out of thrill ride

A night of fun turned into a night of terror Sunday as two teens were thrown from a high speed amusement ride at a local church event.

El Paso Hispanic Chamber announces Oakland A's GM, subject of "Moneyball" film, as guest speaker

The El Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is bringing in Oakland A's General Manager Billy Beane as the guest speaker for the organization's 24th Annual Fiesta Celebration.

Chihuahuas End Season With Win

The El Paso Chihuahuas scored eight runs on nine hits in the third inning Monday in their 10-4 win over the Salt Lake Bees. It was the most runs the Chihuahuas scored in a single inning of their inaugural season.

Kugler's press conference quotes from UTEP luncheon

UTEP Football Media Luncheon Quotes Sept. 1, 2014 Head Coach Sean Kugler

Several schools listed in THSCA's football 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.

NMSU senior named WAC Player of the Week

New Mexico State’s Jennae Cambra and Texas-Pan American's Aimie Inthoulay have been named Western Athletic Conference co-Offensive Players of the Week for the week of Aug. 25-31.