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Like 'Ahab and the white whale,' man hunted missing daughter for 12 years

Greg Allen's obsession with finding his missing daughter began more than a decade ago, when the mother finally made good on a threat and fled with the daughter from Texas to Mexico, according to him and authorities.

Co-founder of Etsy featured in Startup Weekend event

Etsy co-founder and New Mexico Statue University alumni, Jared Tarbell will be featured for the Startup Weekend event on October 24th to 26th which will take place at the New Mexico State University’s Arrowhead Park and will be sponsored

Soil study at Fort Bliss to begin this week

State Representative Joe Moody's office has paired with researchers from the University of Texas at El Paso to visit Ft.

Authorities investigating West El Paso convenience store robbery

El Paso Police are investigating an aggravated robbery at a West El Paso convenience store.

Houston woman receives water bill for nearly $8,000

No one likes getting bills in the mail, but a Houston woman says she was shocked to get a water bill for nearly $8,000. She claims it's not her responsibility, but the city is saying pay up.

Austin mulls regulations for Uber, Lyft

The battle lines were clearly drawn at a tense City Council meeting one evening last week in Austin.

Could work-study jobs, Section 8 Housing help Students?

Longtime University of Texas at Brownsville President Juliet García — currently focused on creating a new academic institute in South Texas — is proposing two innovative ways to increase retention and completion among at-risk

Report: Abortion restrictions tied to poor health

States that put tight restrictions on abortion generally perform worse on women’s and children’s health outcomes, according to a new report released by the Center for Reproductive Rights and Ibis Reproductive Health, both groups tha

Need a job? Here's your chance!

If you're looking for a job, you're in luck. Workforce Solutions Upper Rio Grande is hosting a Career Expo.

In gubernatorial debate, Abbott gets aggressive, Davis stays that way

Republican Attorney General Greg Abbott, who has mostly avoided direct confrontation with his opponent in the race for Texas governor, took a hard swing at Democratic Sen.

Boy pedals through El Paso to raise money, awareness about children's cancer

A 9-year-old boy is on a journey of a lifetime, trying to save the lives of other children. C.J. Burford is pedaling his way across the entire country to raise money and awareness for children diagnosed with cancer.

Hospital worker at center of TB scare tested positive 10 years ago

An El Paso hospital worker with tuberculosis tested positive for latent TB more than 10 years ago, and was allowed to keep on working this July, even after coughing up blood during a routine screening.

Congressman seeks input at local food bank

One in six El Pasoans do not know where their next meal will come from. That's why Congressman Beto O'Rourke took a tour of the El Pasoans Fighting Hunger food bank Tuesday.

NMSU tennis player falls in All-American Championships

Ashvarya Shrivastava of the New Mexico State women’s tennis team concluded play at the 2014 Riviera/ITA All-American Championships after losing a thrilling three-set match to the No.

Two UTEP runners named C-USA Athletes of the Week

For the second week in a row, the UTEP cross country team had two athletes selected as the Conference USA Athlete of the Week.