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Travel and tourism grow in the Sun City

It's National Travel and Tourism week and that's creating a lot of excitement surrounding El Paso's economy. 'Destination El Paso' released details showing A strong the travel and tourism industry..  

No more blackjack for Ben Affleck at Las Vegas casino

Actor Ben Affleck has apparently been banned from playing blackjack at The Hard Rock Casino in Las Vegas. That's from a source close to the actor.

Target CEO stepping down

The CEO of Target has stepped down, months after a massive data breach at the retailer.

Tribal leaders tour sacred areas of proposed national monument

Leaders from five Native American tribes: Ysleta de Sur Pueblo, Cochiti Pueblo, Tesuque Pueblo, Jemez Pueblo and the Fort Sill Apache Tribe toured several sacred sites in the proposed Organ-Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument.

Gas prices headed down

Americans may get a break at the gas pump during the summer travel season. Triple-A reports the national average for a gallon of gasoline is very likely near its peak and should drop ahead of the summer driving season.

Good news about U.S. economy

There's good news about the economy to tell you about. The U.S. Economy added 288-thousand jobs last month, according to the Department of Labor. That is better than what economists predicted.

Borderland ranks high on U.S. most polluted list

The Borderland ranks as one of the most polluted areas in the country. The American Lung Association released their numbers Thursday showing the 25 cities most polluted by short-term and year-long particle pollution.

Weather apps gaining popularity

Millions of Americans live in areas that are often threatened by severe weather. If you are one of them, or if you just want to track potential weather hazards, there are some award winning apps out there.

Subway leads fast food industry in underpaying workers

Individual Subway franchisees have been found in violation of pay and hour rules in more than 11-hundred investigations from 2000 to 2013.

El Paso area road closures

Road closures are something to keep in mind as you head out the door through the end of the week. 

Federal minimum wage issue tackled in Washington Wednesday

The Federal Minimum Wage takes center stage today (Wednesday) in Washington. President Obama, fresh off his week-long trip to Asia, will push for an increase from seven-twenty-five to 10-dollars 10-cents.

Wal-mart to offer auto insurance

Wal-mart will soon start offering auto insurance. The nation's largest retailer said today (Wednesday) it is partnering with autoinsurance.com to provide customers with "a one stop shop" for their auto insurance needs.

Home prices chilled

Home prices chilled a bit in February, that's according to the S-and-P/Case-Shiller Home Price index. Of the 20 major cities covered by Case-Shiller, San Diego recorded the highest month-to-month gains, a mere one-percent increase.

Summer reading tips for your child

Maybe your child gets a summer reading list, or perhaps you just want your kids to enjoy curling up with a good book on a warm summer evening. we've got some tips for you.