Economy

Former Superintendent Pleads Guilty To Fraud

EL PASO, TX — Former El Paso School Superintendent Lorenzo Garcia is likely headed for prison after pleading guilty Wednesday to conspiracy and fraud. Garcia broke down in tears in front of the judge when asked how he plead.

Woman Says Bank is Wrongfully Taking Her Home

EL PASO, TX — Beatriz Huml bought her home in the 19-90' and says she paid her $900 mortgage every month.

World's Largest Swimming Lesson Happens at Wet 'n' Wild

ANTHONY, NM — Wet 'n' Wild Waterworld in Anthony, TX will be participating in The World's Largest Swimming Lesson to help spread the word that Swimming Lessons Saves Lives on Thursday, June 14th at 9am at their location.

Pew survey: Doubt of God Grows Quickly Among Young Americans

WASHINGTON -- The percentage of Americans 30 and younger who harbor some doubts about God's existence appears to be growing quickly, according to a recent Pew Research Center survey.

Spend Money Mindfully to Stress Less

(CNN) -- Editor's note: CNN contributor Amanda Enayati ponders the theme of seeking serenity: the quest for well-being and life balance in stressful times. Would you consider embarking upon a mindful spending challenge?

"K-3+ Program" Provides Additional Instruction for Students

LAS CRUCES — A new summer program in Las Cruces, "K-3+," will allow nearly 1,500 students to receive 25 additional days of education.

Little Bear Fire 35% Contained

RUIDOSO, NM — Firefighters have made significant progress containing the Little Bear Wildfire north of Ruidoso.

Internet Refreshes Domain Names

Move over ".com" and ".net." Soon, we may be surfing ".google" and ".lol."

Sheriff's Department Hones Search & Rescue Skills

LAS CRUCES — The Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Department Mounted Patrol unit spent several hours in the desert west of Las Cruces last weekend, honing their skills on tracking strategies that can be used in search and rescue eff

Scenic Drive Puts on a Big Belly From Trash

EL PASO — The Sun City's Scenic Drive area will now have 20 BigBelly bins installed throughout the neighborhood thanks to a federal energy-related grant.

Driver Rolls Vehicle Into Fence of Northeast El Paso Home

EL PASO — Police officers responded to a rollover in Northeast El Paso early Wednesday morning. According to police, the driver lost control and rolled his vehicle before crashing into the fence in front of a home.

El Paso Receives Housing Vouchers for Veterans

El Paso, TX — Veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan are getting another well deserved break.

Pet Campaign Discounts Yield High Adoption Rates

EL PASO — The half price pet adoption campaign put together by the City of El Paso’s Animal Services Department and the Humane Society of El Paso continues with a high number of adoptions.

Reward Offered to Catch Man Suspected of Stabbing Sister

LAS CRUCES — Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest of a man suspected of stabbing his teenage sister during an argument Saturday morning.

Baby thrown from SUV during high-speed chase

NBC NATIONAL NEWS — Police in Lubbock, Texas have released shocking video of a Saturday night car chase that resulted in an accident. An 18-month-old girl was ejected from the vehicle and stood up to run after the car.