Ray Rice case: Did NFL execs know the truth earlier?

Did NFL executives see video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee inside a casino elevator? Perhaps as critically: Did they even need to?

UT System seeks partnerships, space research in Mexico

Randall Charbeneau, an assistant vice chancellor for research at the University of Texas System, was surprised to learn that the system did not have an agreement with Mexico to foster student and faculty exchanges and research collaboration.

Analysis: It's a lot easier to rule with a mandate

  Ted Cruz had a mandate. So did Joe Straus.

Big solar storm heading toward Earth

This is not your usual weather forecast. Big storms are brewing. Your umbrella won't help, but you might want to keep a flashlight handy.

Clinton tops Democrats in Iowa poll

Hillary Clinton would be the 2016 Presidential nominee if Democrats in Iowa had their way, that's according to a new CNN/ORC Poll.

McBrunch anyone?

Burgers, fries...brunch? McDonald's wants to trademark the word "McBrunch." The burger chain filed an application with the U.S.Patent and Trademark office in July.

America's most dangerous jobs

America's workplace got safer last year. But these workers were still at a much higher risk of fatal injuries, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Loggers Deaths per 100,000 workers: 91.3

California becomes second state with paid sick days

California just became the second state in the nation to give paid sick days to workers.

Building where burned body was found hadn't been inspected in 2 years, say officials

The City of El Paso admits there is an ongoing problem Downtown with old buildings sitting empty for years, becoming a potential safe house for criminals.

Workplace deaths decline, but Texas still fares worst

How disdain for government regulation sparked a “Texas miracle” economy — while tearing down protections for the workers who built it.

ADP announced 1,100 new jobs coming to El Paso

Automatic Data Processing, Inc., ADP, announced Thursday that 1,100 new jobs are headed to El Paso.

UTEP to Host No.9 BYU and No. 14 Colorado State

The UTEP volleyball team (1-5) will co-host the UTEP/NMSU Invitational at Memorial Gym Friday and Saturday.

NMSU Soccer Travels to Pac-12 Foe Arizona State

The New Mexico State soccer team travels to Arizona Friday evening for a 5:30 p.m. start time. At a Glance | New Mexico State at Arizona State Series: First meeting

Escalante Promotions announces "Southwest Showdown"

Main Event- Sijuola Ade “Juice” Shabazz 4(4)-1-0 vs Keith Downs 3(1)-0 at 165lbs.

Judge: Pistorius was negligent, but Steenkamp's killing was not murder

PRETORIA, South Africa (CNN) -- Oscar Pistorius did not commit murder the night he killed Reeva Steenkamp, a judge said Thursday. He did not intend to kill her, Judge Thokozile Masipa said.