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Three charged with forgery, abuse of corpse

Three El Paso area funeral home employees have been arrested and charged with multiple counts of abuse of a corpse, forgery, tampering with government records after a the El Paso County Clerk's department received a government document cont

Abbott, Davis to meet for high-stakes debate

They’ve sniped at each other from afar, blasted the airwaves with TV ads, held rallies, made phone calls and raised money.

Texas Supreme Court weighs oilfield fraud case

Texas’ drilling bonanza can mean long-lasting windfalls for mineral owners in the state’s hottest shale plays – if those lessors make sure oil and gas operators pay what they promise.

Staples to head Oil and Gas Association

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Several El Paso area schools sustain flood damage

Several El Paso area schools sustained flood damage overnight, especially in the Eastwood area in El Paso's east side.

El Paso project managers assess storm damage at construction sites

Project managers from the City of El Paso’s Engineering and Construction Management Department have begun initial assessments of damage at city construction sites around El Paso.

Dona Ana County opens temporary shelter in Sunland Park

Overnight rainfall from Hurricane Odile has water-logged several communities in southern Doña Ana County, flooding some roadways in La Union and Berino and prompting a temporary shelter to open in Sunland Park.

Arrest made in connection to unsolved Northeast El Paso murder

El Paso Police have arrested 37-year-old Daniel Sanders in connection with an unsolved murder in Northeast El Paso in July.

La Union resident work in the rain to prevent homes from flooding

Rebecca Gonzalez, a resident of La Union, spent her Thursday night shoveling rushing water away from her home as rain fell throughout the Borderland.

A bar in Central El Paso left with damage after flooding

When rain started falling Wednesday night, Mike Cabral, owner of 5 Points West Shot Bar, had no idea how bad it would be. The bar is located in Central El Paso near the interesting of Missouri and Magnolia.

ODILE: Watches, warnings, closures and sandbag locations

CURRENT WATCHES & WARNINGS FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR SANTA TERESA, ANTHONY, CHAPARRAL, SUNLAND PARK CANUTILLO UNTIL 11:15

Perry Urges Mexican President to Visit Texas Border

Gov. Rick Perry on Wednesday invited Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto to witness for himself the operations of the National Guard patrolling the Texas side of the Rio Grande.

EPISD leaders knock on doors to get dropouts back in school

El Paso Independent School District Superintendent Juan Cabrera walked through El Paso neighborhoods Wednesday, alongside city leaders, to knock on doors and convince high school dropouts to get back in the classroom.

Woman Executed for Boy's 2004 Starvation Death

Editor's note: This story has been updated after Lisa Ann Coleman's execution.

Santa Teresa housing market faring well

With Sunland Park's talk of annexing Santa Teresa Country Club property real estate agents claim potholes and overgrown weeds are not stopping consumers from purchasing property in that area.