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Ochieng TKO's Rodriguez in bout

El Paso boxer David 'El Niño' Rodriguez suffers his second setback in a row, losing by TKO in the first round against Raymond Ochieng at the Southwest University Events Center in El Paso.

UPDATE: 75 year-old man dead after being hit by a car in West El Paso

UPDATE: A 75 year-old man was hit and killed by a vehicle as he crossed the street on the 5300 block of Mesa, near Paragon and Festival at about 9:30 p.m. on Friday.

Flowers donations headed to seniors

Bringing smiles with flowers. That's what two El Paso florists are hoping to do.

New Mexico loses thousands of government jobs

June was an absolutely horrible month for one sector of New Mexico's economy.

Anthony Invitational match play results

Here are the results from the first round of the Championship flight at the Anthony Invitational at Anthony Country Club: #16 Shaun York def. #1 Russell Lara, 2 & 1

New details about Las Cruces man arrested after allegedly using a sword to kill his mother

Las Cruces Police arrested 35-year-old Joshua Hunt after he allegedly killed his mother with a sword. Hunt is charged with one count of first-degree murder and one count of tampering with evidence.

Man pleads guilty in death of 3 year-old girl

A 31-year-old southeastern New Mexican man will serve life in prison after pleading guilty in the fatal beating of a 3-year-old girl whom he punished for soiling her pants.

Man pleads guilty in death of 3 year-old girl

A 31-year-old southeastern New Mexican man will serve life in prison after pleading guilty in the fatal beating of a 3-year-old girl whom he punished for soiling her pants.

Las Cruces Man arrested for allegedly killing his mother with a sword

Las Cruces Police have arrested a man suspected of using a sword to kill his mother early on Friday morning. Joshua J. Hunt, 35, has been charged with one count of first-degree murder and one count of tampering with evidence.

Rams headed to 'Top Gun' football camp

Everett Ruhl and Edward Garibay, incoming freshman at Montwood High School, along with Rams junior Bobby De Haro, have been invited and will be competing at the nation’s top prep football all-star camp, Football University’s TOP GUN

Las Cruces Yankees hope for USSSA World Series trip

The Las Cruces Yankees 10U baseball team won the 2014 State Championship tournament in Rio Rancho on June 15. The Yankees returned to Las Cruces and also won the city league championship on June 24.

Las Cruces PAL hopes to send boxers to Ringside tournament

The Las Cruces Police Athletic League (PAL) Boxing Club will be having a fundraising car wash this Saturday, July 19 at Dario's Bail Bonds on the corner of Picacho Ave. and Main St. from 9 am to noon.

UTEP Softball Adds Pac-12 Transfer

Keanna ‘Kiki’ Pepi, who played her freshman year of softball at Oregon State, will transfer to UTEP head coach Tobin Echo-Hawk announced. Pepi will have three years of eligibly for the Miners.

Chihuahuas Win First Game After All-Star Break

The El Paso Chihuahuas scored five early runs in their 7-6 win over the Fresno Grizzlies Thursday night at Chukchansi Park. One day after playing in the Triple-A All-Star Game, Jonathan Galvez went 3-for-5 with a home run and four RBIs.

Reward $5,000 for Texas 10 Most Wanted fugitive from Dallas

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Israel Aguirre, 33, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $5,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.