Dollar Tree buying Family Dollar

Discount Store Dollar Tree is buying its larger rival Family Dollar for 8-point-5 billion dollars. Dollar Tree has just over 5-thousand stores and an annual revenue of 7-point-8 billion.

Analysis: A conundrum for Texas Capitol gatekeepers

Texas lawmakers are going to have to figure out what a reporter is.

Think it's hot In Austin? Get used to 110

At the end of the century, Austin’s average summertime high temperature could be six degrees above today’s average high of 97 de

Lake Charles mom arrested for leaving kids in SUV to perform sex act on boyfriend

LAKE CHARLES (KBMT) -- A woman was arrested shortly after midnight Friday morning after deputies say she left her two children, ages 7 and 5, in an SUV parked at a Lake Charles store as she performed a sex act with her boyfriend in a nearby veh

Man killed, another injured in car crash on U.S. 62

Authorities in Hudspeth County are investigating a deadly car crash on U.S. 62. The wreck happened Sunday evening just before 6:30 p.m. We're told two vehicles crashed into each other while traveling on the highway.

Police find truck in canal overnight

El Paso Police are investigating how a truck ended up in a South El Paso canal..

Local authorities searching for alleged money launderer

El Paso County Sheriff's Deputies are searching for a man wanted on money laundering charges.

Robbery hostage said, 'I don't want my daughter to see me coming out with you'

 (CNN) -- Before she was taken hostage during a brazen bank robbery this month, Misty Holt-Singh worried about one thing, says a woman insi

Goebbert continues hot hitting leading to Chihuahuas win

The El Paso Chihuahuas won their second game in a row by one run on Sunday, defeating the Fresno Grizzlies 4-3. El Paso starter Matt Wisler pitched six innings and struck out seven, without walking a batter.

Isotopes, Aces have bench clearing brawl

Triple-A baseball fans witnessed one of the worst bench-clearing brawls in recent memory on Saturday.

UTEP's Stiverne part of Gold medal relay

UTEP track and field sprinter Aiyanna Stiverne represented the United States in the women’s 4x400m relay at the 2014 World Junior Championships at the famous Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore..

Rocky Gale hits walk-off winner Saturday

Rocky Gale’s game-ending fielder’s choice gave the El Paso Chihuahuas an 8-7 win over the Fresno Grizzlies Saturday night at Southwest University Park. The game had six lead changes, including both teams scoring a ninth inning run.

Former Chihuahua Jeff Francoeur nostalgic about return to Atlanta

Jeff Francoeur has played at Turner Field since the Braves traded him to the Mets in July 2009, but this return to his hometown is not as uneasy as previous trips for the Padres veteran.

Hot car challenge, Las Cruces group shows dangers of leaving children in hot car

 It was a challenge to beat the heat and raise awareness.

UPDATE: House, two vehicles catch fire in East El Paso

EPFD put the fire out at 8:53p.m. They said "crews remained on the scene overhauling the house and assisting with investigation." Update: