New Mexico school grades released, LCPS a mixed bag

 The report cards are in for New Mexico public schools as Governor Susana Martinez's administration has rated each school on an A throu

Report: New law led to statewide drop in abortions

The number of abortions in Texas decreased by about 13 percent statewide and 21 percent in the Lower Rio Grande Valley following the passage of strict abortion regulations that went into effect last November, according to a report that academic

Juarez police officer identified, murder suspect on loose

A murderer remains on the loose in Juarez, one day after two police officers and a teenage girl were shot near the U.S.-Mexico border. It happened on Juarez Avenue Wednesday afternoon right near the Paso del Norte Bridge.

UTEP grad Miertschin Tied for 11th at Pacific Coast Amateur

World Amateur No. 104 Corey Pereira cards second consecutive eight-under-par 62 to open a five stroke lead heading into the final round of the 48th Pacific Coast Amateur Championship at the Pine Canyon Club.

Track standouts aim for Junior Olympic gold

The El Paso Striders have a ton of talent at the USA Track and Field Junior Olympics in Houston this week... one of them is the group running the boys 17-18 relays...

Chihuahuas to Celebrate Latino Heritage

In honor of El Paso’s rich Hispanic culture and tradition, the El Paso Chihuahuas will celebrate Latino Heritage Night presented by Pepsi and Telemundo on Friday.

UTEP women's golf earns All-Scholar Team GPA award

The UTEP women’s golf team has been awarded with the WGCA All-Scholar Team GPA Award for achieving the top overall grade point average in the country.

Six Miners earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors

Combining their accomplishments in the classroom and in competition, six Miners earned spots on the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic team.

NMSU swimmer-to-be to compete at Commonwealth Games

Being raised in Mozambique, Africa, and then moving to the Netherlands to finish high school, Jannah Sonnenschein has already done more traveling before turning 18 than most people would.

Annual uniform swap day scheduled this weekend

Local families are invited to attend the annual school uniform sway day on Saturday. It will be held from 8 a.m. - 11 a.m. at Eastlake High School in Horizon City. Gently used uniforms can be donated, or exchanged.

Family of 17 to share $20 million lottery jackpot

The Endreson family lottery pool -- a tradition born out of their mother's long-term dreams -- finally paid off when the 17 siblings won a $20 million jackpot, New Jersey lottery officials said Thursday.

Darth Car unveiled at Comic-Con

The Force is strong with this one.

Returning EPISD students can now register online

El Paso Independent School District students can now register online for the 2014-15 school year. Online registration is open to all returning students.

Update: MMA fighter Joe Torrez will not be charged in home invasion case

Las Cruces MMA fighter Joseph Torrez will not face charges in connection to a deadly New Year's Day home invasion in Doña Ana County.

2 dead, 25 hurt after powerful storm hits campground

(CNN) -- A powerful storm that ripped through a Virginia campground on Thursday killed two people and injured at least 25, including three in critical condition, according to police and hospital officials.