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Fan Expo 2014 by Sun City SciFi in October

Sun City SciFi will hold "Fan Expo 2014" at El Paso Downtown Convention Center.

KCOS Gourmet Tasting Soiree coming Oct. 16

Western Refining presents the KCOS 11th annual Wine & Food Classic: A Gourmet Tasting Soirée that will feature delectable dishes and desserts from El Paso's top food establishments, as well as a varety of wines.

LCPD seeking Victim's Assistance Unit volunteers

The Las Cruces Police Department's Victims' Assistance Unit is accepting applications for volunteers interested in joining the Crisis Intervention Response Team.

Forbes ranks NMSU as one of America’s Top Colleges

Forbes has recognized New Mexico State University as one of America’s Top Colleges in 2014.

NMSU professor awarded grant to study diabetes and hypertension in Hispanic men

New Mexico State University School of Nursing Assistant Professor John Scarbrough is the lead investigator on a Mountain West Clinical Translational Research Infrastructure Network (CTR-IN) project to study diabetes and hypertension in Hispanic

Senator José Rodríguez welcomes Texas Water Development Board member to the Big Bend region

Senator José Rodríguez will host a public meeting with Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) Board Member Kathleen Jackson and agency staff from 10 a.m. to noon next Tuesday (Sept. 16) in Marfa.

TX Department of Public Safety releases border security trends, recent activity

The Texas Legislature has requested that the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) provide a publicly releasable summary of border incidents and a data report related to historical trends of crime along the Texas-Mexico border as well as curr

DPS Museum Day offers interactive fun for families

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) invites the public to attend the DPS Museum Day on Sunday, Sept.

Fans show their loyalty as they get ready for the annual "battle of I-10"

 Fans are geared up and ready for the annual Battle of I-10, UTEP vs. NMSU. Kick off is at 6 p.m. at the Sun Bowl Stadium. Fans on both sides say their team will take home the traveling trophies this year.

UT System seeks partnerships, space research in Mexico

Randall Charbeneau, an assistant vice chancellor for research at the University of Texas System, was surprised to learn that the system did not have an agreement with Mexico to foster student and faculty exchanges and research collaboration.

Analysis: It's a lot easier to rule with a mandate

  Ted Cruz had a mandate. So did Joe Straus.

Building where burned body was found hadn't been inspected in 2 years, say officials

The City of El Paso admits there is an ongoing problem Downtown with old buildings sitting empty for years, becoming a potential safe house for criminals.

Workplace deaths decline, but Texas still fares worst

How disdain for government regulation sparked a “Texas miracle” economy — while tearing down protections for the workers who built it.

ADP announced 1,100 new jobs coming to El Paso

Automatic Data Processing, Inc., ADP, announced Thursday that 1,100 new jobs are headed to El Paso.