Las Cruces Fire Department bans open burning

Because of existing drought conditions in southern New Mexico, the Las Cruces Fire Department has determined that it’s necessary to restrict all open burning and fires within municipal boundaries.

Can a little extra cash make you happy?

We know what money can't buy happiness but could a little bit of extra cash make you a little happier? If so how much cash would you want?

Good fat vs. bad fat

Fat gets such a bad rap and with good reason, but not all fats are lowsy. There are actually good fats and bad fats and we need the good type every day.

Police look for person who started truck fire

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information that helps identify the person or persons responsible for a vehicle fire Wednesday afternoon at a local Walmart store.

Rollover forces police to shutdown I10 Westbound near Paisano and Raynolds

A rollover on I-10 Westbound near Raynolds has traffic at a standstill Thursday night - backed up all the way to Geronimo. There's no word yet on injuries.  

GM employees to "depart company"

More than a dozen workers are departing General Motors as a result of the ignition switch recall investigation, that's according to a GM source speaking to CNN.

Sam's Club indroduces security-chip credit card

Warehouse club chain Sam's Club is set to introduce a security-chip enabled credit card.

Learning a second language could be good for your health

Learning a language really is the gift you keep on giving your self or at least your brain. This study says that second language leads to sharper intellect.

Some mega grocery stores are going mini

Many mega supercenter grocery stores are now going mini. After years of grocery stores expanding in physical size, they are now shrinking.

Stay busy and cool with summer reading club

If parents are looking for a way to get kids to read more during the summer, here's an idea.  The El Paso Public Library is offering a free summer reading club challenge.

Number of teens exposed to E-cigarette ads is up

The number of teens exposed to E-cigarette ads has exploded, increasing the likelihood that they'll one day try smoking. That's according to a study published in the Journal Pediatrics.

Dan Marino sues NFL over concussions

Hall of Fame quarterback Dan Marino has joined the concussion lawsuit against the National Football League.

Las Cruces City Council passes fireworks restrictions

The Las Cruces Fire Marshal recommended Las Cruces City Council restrict the use of fireworks.  A new 30-day ordinance says fireworks may only be used on paved or barren land.

This week is big week for Apple fans

It's a big week for Apple fans, as the tech giant kicks off its Worldwide Developers Conference Monday. Also known as WWDC the event will feature first-time reveals of new Apple products and services.

Travel like a pro this summer, try these travel tips

Don't waste time or money, on your vacation! Experts say you can travel like a pro this summer by avoiding these common mistakes ahead of time. CNN travel ranked twenty of the top travel mistakes. Here are just a few.