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UTEP soccer powers past Incarnate Word

Powered by stifling defense and goals from four different players, the UTEP soccer team drilled Incarnate Word, 4-0, to open up the Fifth-Annual Border Bash in style at University Field Friday.

Chihuahuas fall to Bee's

The El Paso Chihuahuas trailed by five runs entering the bottom of the ninth inning Friday and got the tying run into scoring position but fell to the Salt Lake Bees 8-6.

Three El Paso bars shut down for alleged drug trafficking and gang activity

The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC) shut down three El Paso bars after allegations of drug trafficking and gang activity.

Pro's Ranch Market changing names, giving away free groceries

A popular El Paso area grocery store is changing its name and giving away free groceries. Pro's Ranch Markets will become Los Altos Ranch Market starting next Wednesday.

Doña Ana County treasurer asked to resign

The treasurer of Doña Ana County is being asked to resign. During a special meeting this morning, county commissioners voted to censure David Gutierrez, and to ask him to step down.

Socorro ISD comments on Texas school funding being ruled unconstitutional

Thursday, a judge ruled the Texas school finance system is unconstitutional. Money was essentially being taken from schools in wealthier districts and given to those in poorer districts.

Sun City Music Festival hosts big name EDM artists

The Sun City Music Festival returns to El Paso for a fourth year Labor Day weekend. Headlining the two-day festival is electronic music DJ and producer, Tiesto on Saturday abd David Guetta on Sunday.

Aggies Cross Country season begins

The New Mexico State men’s and women’s cross country teams travel to Ruidoso on Friday, Aug. 29, to compete in the Texas Tech- NM State- UTEP Triangular.

UTEP volleyball falls to #2 Texas in first match of season

The UTEP volleyball team fell, 3-0 (23-25, 17-25, 10-25) to No. 2 Texas in its opening match of the Lobo Classic in Albuquerque, N.M. on Friday.

Search warrants executed on three Central El Paso bars

The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission obtained warrants for three Central El Paso bars, which were executed with assistance from muliple law enforcement agencies late Thursday evening.

Federal Judge strikes down Texas abortion regulation

A federal judge on Friday struck down new requirements for Texas abortion facilities — a decision that could have shuttered all but a few abortion clinics in the state. The standards were set to go into effect Monday.

On Border, questions over National Guard Troops' needs

After media reports in the Rio Grande Valley suggested that some National Guard troops dispatched by Gov.

Taxpayer tab grows for Perry's defense

Gov. Rick Perry has billed taxpayers $133,000 to hire several lawyers to defend him against public corruption allegations, his office confirmed Friday.

SpaceX, Blue Origin compete for NASA contract

Two private space travel companies working to launch shuttles out of Texas are competing for the same NASA contract that is expected to be handed out in the coming weeks.

Analysis: To debate or not to debate?

Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott reneged on an agree