Man arrested after Philip Seymour Hoffman death avoids jail time

Prosecutors on Thursday dropped a drug possession with intent to sell charge against a musician who was arrested earlier this year in connection with the heroin overdose death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.

Students at Mission Ridge Elementary receive free books

'Today a reader, tomorrow a leader' handed out a free book to all students at Mission Ridge Elementary Thursday.

Power outage causes class cancellation at community college campus

Due to a power outage in the Lower Valley, all classes at the El Paso Community College's Administrative Services Center, 9050 Viscount St., have been cancelled. No other campuses are affected.

Chihuahuas close out first season at home

The historic inaugural season is coming to an end for the El Paso Chihuahuas, as they kickoff the final five games of the 2014 campaign against the Salt Lake Bees (Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim) at Southwest University Park today.

NMSU volleyball to begin season in Utah

THIS WEEK: Head coach Mike Jordan and the Aggie volleyball team begin the 2014 season with a trip to Salt Lake City, Utah, to participate in the Utah Classic hosted by the University of Utah.

MCAD awards 58 grants to local artists, organizations

The City of El Paso Museums and Cultural Affairs Department (MCAD) MCAD 's Cultural Funding Program is awarding $296,750 in support to 58 local non-profit cultural organizations and artists for performances, services and works throughout El

Miners score often in 5-0 win over Aggies

Bri Barreiro scored twice (26:48, 55:28), Aleah Davis (1:09), Hannah Nicholson (3:40) and Angela Cutaia (21:37) each found the back of the net and senior Sarah Dilling made seven saves to help the UTEP soccer team light up New Mexico State, 5-0

Judge: Texas school finance system unconstitutional

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UTEP volleyball to open season at Lobo Invite

The UTEP volleyball team will open the 2014 season by competing at the Lobo Classic on Friday and Saturday in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Klinsmann names roster for Team USA friendly

U.S. Men's National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has called 22 players into camp for the upcoming friendly against the Czech Republic on Sept. 3 in Prague, the USA's first game of the 2018 FIFA World Cup cycle.

Jury sentences 'Manhattan Heights Rapist' to life in prison

A jury sentenced the man dubbed as the 'Manhattan Heights Rapist' Thursday morning. He was sentenced to three life sentences for each aggravated sexual assault charge and an additional life sentence for the aggravated robbery charge.

Elderly Las Cruces woman killed in early morning crash

An elderly Las Cruces woman was killed in an early morning two-car crash on Lohman Avenue Thursday morning.

LCPD investigating armed robbery at NMSU area sandwich shop

Las Cruces Police are investigating another armed robbery, this time, the robbery happened at a Jimmy John's sandwich shop on University Avenue around 2 a.m. Thursday morning.

Texas 10 most wanted sex offender arrested in Mexico

Dallas Wayne Waddell, 49, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested last week in Mexico.

Meeting to improve care of individuals with Dementia

The New Mexico Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program, housed in the Aging and Long-Term Services Department, has initiated a half day meeting on August 29th for people involved in long-term care—from those providing the care, to those who regu