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El Paso man sentenced for stealing firearms out of EPPD patrol unit

An El Paso man was sentenced to 46-months in federal prison for his role in the theft of two guns from an unmarked El Paso Police Unit in October of 2013.

Patrick, Van de Putte set to take stage for debate

On the campaign trail, Texas lieutenant governor candidates Dan Patrick and Leticia Van de Putte have air

Analysis: Getting legislative permission to do business

When upstart competitors challenge established businesses, they often call on state lawmakers for help, creating the fight card for the next legislative session.

Debating what's more sacred: Private land or public beaches

Texas has long prided itself on its Open Beaches Act, which guarantees public access to beaches along most of the state’s 367-mile Gulf Coast.

Big changes at The Tombaugh Theater

By the end of this year, the Clyde W. Tombaugh Theater is scheduled to have the first phase of its facelift finished with the installation of a new all-digital large format projection system.

Save a life, adopt a pet this holiday season

ACTion Programs for Animals (APA) has teamed with thousands of animal organizations from around the world to participate in the annual Blue Buffalo Home 4 the Holidays pet adoption drive, founded by Helen Woodward Animal Center.  

Volunteers fix playground for children from violent families

Local volunteers spent Sunday morning fixing a playground for children from violent families. The Center Against Family Violence is a local organization with the goal of preventing domestic violence and sexual abuse.

Chile Pepper Challenge held today in La Union, NM

If you were out near La Union New Mexico today, you probably saw hundreds of cyclists particpating in the 33rd annual Chile Pepper Challenge. This is the borderland's largest cycling event.

Chile Pepper Challenge held today in La Union, NM

If you were out near La Union New Mexico today, you probably saw hundreds of cyclists particpating in the 33rd annual Chile Pepper Challenge. This is the borderland's largest cycling event.

NMSU women's golf second at Cowgirl Intercollegiate

The New Mexico State women’s golf team battled and finished in second at the Wyoming Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate, Sunday, Sept. 28 in The Classic Club/Toon Golf course, a par 72, 6,119 yard course in Palm City, Calif.

UTEP softball sweeps Odessa College in fall season

The UTEP softball team opened the 2014 fall season with a pair of victories over Odessa College. The Miners won game one, 16-5, while rallying to take game two, 10-6, on Sunday at the Helen of Troy Softball Complex.

NMSU tennis player undefeated at All-American Championships

New Mexico State women’s tennis player Ashvarya Shrivastava won her third match in two days on Sunday at the 2014 Riviera/ITA All-American Championships to advance to the qualifying round of the tournament.

UTEP Falls At UAB, 2-0

The UTEP soccer team sustained a 2-0 defeat in a physical game at UAB Sunday afternoon.

In Stick's DWI case, Perry critics see double standard