LCFD investigate fire at Denny's Restaurant

Las Cruces firefighters investigate a fire in a local Denny’s restaurant early Monday morning. The fire department responded to the restaurant, located at 740 S Main St. and saw flames coming from the roof. 

Amelia Earhart completes around-the-world flight

It's been said there's something in a name. Now, a 31-year-old Denver woman named after pilot Amelia Earhart is celebrating a feat her namesake could not. Earhart circled the world in a single-engine plane.

Dogs catch some waves on the SoCal coast

These surfing pups make it look easy. More than 50 dogs hopped on surf boards and caught some waves in Southern California Sunday. It was part of the ninth annual Petco Surf-Dog Competition.

Ex-captive Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl being assigned to job on Texas Army post

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has finished undergoing therapy and counseling at an Army hospital in San Antonio and could return to an Army unit on a Texas post as early as Monday, a defense official tells CNN.

President Obama to push road and bridge projects

This week, President Obama plans to pressure lawmakers into finding a way to keep money flowing to road and bridge projects before funding dries up next month.

New research shows decreased sense of smell could be sign of Alzheimer's

Your sense of smell could be an indication of alzheimer's disease. Scientists say new research shows that a decreased ability to correctly identify odors could associated with the loss of brain cell function.

Planet of the Apes movie dominates weekend box office

The latest adventure of the Planet of the Apes franchise was a hit at the weekend box office. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes took in more than $70 million this past weekend.

New developments into Alzheimer's disease

Your sense of smell could be an indication of Alzheimer's disease. Scientists said new research shows that a decreased ability to correctly identify odors could associated with the loss of brain cell function.

Chihuahuas avoid sweep; Famous San Diego Chicken Entertains sell-out crowd

The El Paso Chihuahuas fell behind by three runs early but scored four unanswered runs to come back and beat the Salt Lake Bees 5-4 Sunday at Southwest University Park.

Bhullar gets first taste of NBA

A very big man made a little bit of history Sunday. Former NMSU center Sim Bhullar became the first Indian-origin player to appear in an NBA Summer League game.

New private medical school coming to NMSU

New Mexico State University will get a private medical school. Governor Susana Martinez will make the announcement Monday.

Police: Suspect holds up northeast convenience store at gun point

 El Paso police are looking for a man they say held up a northeast convenience store at gun point. It happened back on June 24 at the Circle K store on McCombs St.

Seven earthquakes shake Oklahoma in two days

(CNN) -- On Saturday and Sunday in Oklahoma, there were seven earthquakes. You read that right. Not tornadoes. Earthquakes.

The Great River Raft Race held today

El Pasoans looking to get wet took the challenge to ride down the Rio Grande.

Inside Texas Politics: Children at the Border

On this week's edition of WFAA-TV's Inside Texas Politics, I talked with host Jason Whitely and Fort Worth Star-Telegram columnist Bob Ray Sanders about last week's announcement that UT-Austin President Bill Powers will step down ne