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Police: Woman was trying to jump onto moving train when she was hit and killed

El Paso Police confirmed that a woman in her mid to late 20s was trying to jump onto a moving train when she was hit and killed Saturday afternoon. It happened at about 3p.m. along Copia in Central El Paso.

On environment issues, Bush takes more moderate tone


Police need your help locating missing couple

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance in locating Virginia and Hector Betancourt.

Pedestrian hit by El Paso Police patrol unit

 A 26-year-old man from Juarez, Mexico was hit by an El Paso Police Department unit around 1:15 a.m. Sunday morning in the 6700 block of Delta Street.

Vaporizer and E-cigarette ban takes effect Monday

Starting Monday, e-cigarettes and vaporizers are forbidden from use in public places within the City of El Paso.

Fort Bliss changes access to post due to recent security concerns

UPDATE: Fred Wilson gate - WBAMC - remains open to all travelers Original story:  

Miners Escape Albuquerque With 31-24 Win

Aaron Jones ran for a career-high 237 yards and three touchdowns, and UTEP gained 333 yards rushing on its way to outlasting New Mexico, 31-24, on Saturday at University Stadium.

Johnson leads Mayfield past Hobbs

Mayfield Senior QB Kavika Johnson was brilliant Saturday in a 55-35 win over Hobbs with 11-for-20 passing for 189 yards, 2 TDs and had 177 yards rushing and 2 TDs.

Chihuahuas hang on to swat Bees

The El Paso Chihuahuas beat the Salt Lake Bees 9-7 Saturday, wrapping up their sixth win in their last seven tries.

Aggies Lose Final Two Matches of Utah Classic

The New Mexico State volleyball team suffered its first two defeats of the season on Saturday as the Aggies started the day by losing to Montana State in four sets, 25-19, 25-20, 18-25, 25-18, and finished play at the Utah Classic by losing to

UTEP Volleyball falls in straight sets

In the 41st meeting between the UTEP Miners and New Mexico Lobos, the Miners fell, 3-0 (8-25, 16-25-12) to its I-25 rival on Saturday to conclude the Lobo Classic. UTEP is now 0-3 overall.

Commissioners OK Betting on Historical Horse Races

The Texas Racing Commission is moving forward with a plan to install historical racing machines at racetracks in the state despite opposition from a Fort Worth lawmaker.

Sun City Music Festival kicks off in El Paso

One of the largest electronic dance music festivals is taking place this weekend right here in El Paso.

Abbott opinion murky on plastic bag bans

    Do plastic bag bans and restrictions in cities like Austin, Laredo, and Brownsville violate Texas law?

Federal ruling allows only abortion clinic in El Paso to stay open

More than 12 abortion clinics across Texas found relief in a ruling by U.S. District Judge Lee Yeakel Friday. He ruled holding clinics to hospital level operating standards to be unconstitutional.