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LCPD: Doctor arrested after allegedly failing to report child abuse

A Las Cruces doctor and operator of a private school has been arrested after LCPD detectives suspect she failed to report child abuse and neglect that ultimately resulted in the death of 7-month-old Shania Smith on July 9th.

Las Cruces Police: Woman stabbed her boyfriend

Las Cruces Police arrested Genevieve M. Reyes, 34, of the 1300 block of Gladys Drive, and charged her with one count of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon.

Autopsy released in death of east El Paso 2-year-old

The El Paso Office of the Medical Examiner released the autopsy result for Hailey Marie Harper, the two year old who was found unresponsive in East El Paso earlier this month.

Parents, students invited to open house at Mission Ridge Elementary

Mission Ridge Elementary School will have its first open house for parents and students to tour the campus and meet their teachers and administrators.

Student exhibit showcases New Mexico's Native American tribes

Students from the J. Paul Taylor Academy and the Hatch Public Schools will be honored at an art reception at the Doña Ana County Government Center Friday, July 25.

East El Paso convenience store robbed

A convenience store in East El Paso was robbed early Tuesday morning.

Police investigate deadly overnight car crash

El Paso Police are investigating a deadly car crash on Transmountain Road.

Several Padres join the Chihuahuas on rehab stints

San Diego Padres infielders Everth Cabrera, Yonder Alonso and Jedd Gyorko are with the Chihuahuas this week on rehabilitation assignments.

Miners prep for C-USA Media Day

Conference USA's 2014 Football Media Day is set for Wednesday, July 23, in Irving, Texas. The league's head coaches and two student-athletes from each school will be on hand to preview the upcoming season.

Albuquerque church helping immigrants in Las Cruces

A church in Albuquerque spent the weekend taking donations for children who have come into the United States illegally. Parishioners brought toys, clothes and non-perishable food to be taken to the catholic diocese of Las Cruces.

City cashing in on Chihuahuas' popularity

El Paso leaders say there's proof the ballpark is padding the city's coffers. So far the city has collected $48,000 in parking revenue from the Convention Center and Union Plaza transit terminal lots.

Las Cruces man accused of killing mom with sword set to appear in court

The Criminal Complaint against a 35-year-old Las Cruces man accused of brutally murdering his mother with a sword was obtained by Local 4 News on Monday morning.

City of El Paso reveals photos of public art sculpture at new Airway/I-10 Interchange

Construction to beautify the Airway/Interstate 10 interchange is well underway, and Monday the City of El Paso revealed photos of the sculpture that will go up as part of the Public Art Program.

El Paso teen qualifies for AAU National Taekwondo team

Ashlyn Scoutt Colon from Franklin High School has qualified for the AAU National Taekwondo team.

Three New Mexico teens charged with killing homeless men

Three teens admitted to police they attacked two homeless men who were found dead in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on Saturday, police said.