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Gas prices falling

Gas prices are falling. Triple-A says the average price of a gallon of gas is about three-19. That's a quarter cheaper than it was a year ago and six cents cheaper than a week ago.

Identity thieves made fortune off the IRS last year

Identity thieves made a fortune off the IRS last year.

FDA working towards total trans-fat ban

This is a major shakeup in the food industry -- one that could have a very real effect on what is in the food that we all eat, everything from frozen pizza to microwavable popcorn.

FDA's plan to ban trans fat leaves some El Pasoans sour

They've been widely used in processed foods since the 1950's, but for the last several years, we've known they're harmful.

Grandson of former President Jimmy Carter wants to be Georgia's next governor

The grandson of former President Jimmy Carter is hoping to follow in his famous grandfather's footsteps. Democratic State Senator Jason Carter says wants to be Georgia's next governor.

Early signs of autism found in some infants

The first signs of autism may show up in the first month of a child's life. That's the findings of a study by the Marcus Autism Center in Atlanta.

Colorado voters approve new marijuana tax

First, Colorado voters decided to legalize marijuana. Now, the state will get to cash in.Tuesday, voters accepted a new weed tax.

Bridal shop in Pennsylvania offers free gowns to military brides

A bridal store in Lancaster, Pennsylvania is paying it forward in a big way, to soon-to-be military brides. Designer Janell Berte has teamed up with Brides Across America.

What does Prop 6 mean for El Paso?

Texans voted in support of Proposition 6, which will create a fund to help pay for water projects.

Good news for homebuyers without a lot of cash for down payment

There's good news for homebuyers who don't have a lot of cash on hand. Some banks are offering loans with down payments of just five percent.

Kmart set to open early Thanksgiving Day

Before you even pop the Thanksgiving turkey in the oven, you can get a head start on your holiday shopping. This year Kmart will open at 6 am on Thanksgiving morning and stay open for 41 hours straight until 11 pm on Black Friday.

Walmart kicking off Black Friday deals early

Your kids probably haven't even finished off their Halloween candy yet, but holiday shopping deals are already up for grabs.

U.S. pre-term birth rate at 15 year low

The U.S. pre-term birth rate is at a 15-year low but the nation is still getting a "C" on a March of Dimes report card.

Google engineers to help fix healthcare.gov

Experts from Google and other prominent tech companies are joining a "Tech Surge" to fix the struggling healthcare.gov website.

Former Defense Secretary, Robert Gates named to lead Boy Scouts

Robert Gates is getting ready for a new gig. The former Defense Secretary was elected to the National Executive Board of the Boy Scouts of America.