Las Cruces man admits to killing friend

A Las Cruces man now admits he killed his own friend last summer. Israel Torres pleaded guilty this week to second degree murder charges as part of a plea deal.

DA to decide whether to charge killer of intruder who yelled 'I'm pregnant'

 Tom Greer says he fought back when he was attacked by intruders at his Southern California home. When he got his gun and fired at them, they ran.

Sonia Sotomayor sets kids upon Hillary Clinton

It was a mad dash to hug Hillary Clinton.

Gadsden ISD delays the start of school for two campuses

Gadsden ISD has delayed the start of Desert Pride Academy and Alta Vista Early College High School due to construction that is pending approval of occupancy.

Report: Four journalists detained in Iran, three of them Americans

Concern is growing for the well-being of four journalists, three of them American citizens, apparently detained in Iran this week, according to The Washington Post.

Southwest University Park to host Mexican League games

The El Paso Chihuahuas, in conjunction with Leg Up Entertainment and GECU, present the first-ever Mexican Baseball Fiesta to be held on September 28th and 29th at Southwest University Park. Game times are at 3:05 p.m.

'Dawgs fall to 'Cats in series finale

The Sacramento River Cats scored nine early runs in their 13-2 victory over the El Paso Chihuahuas Thursday night at Southwest University Park.

Socorro ISD prepares for first day of school on July 28th

The Socorro Independent School District will welcome back more than 44,000 students in 46 schools for the new school year, prepared as a team to offer the highest quality, rigorous education for all students.

Andean Bear loss mourned by El Paso Zoo

The El Paso Zoo is sad to announce the loss of the its 28-year-old Andean bear, Inca. Inca was euthanized this afternoon due to an age related severe urinary tract disease.

Magazines recognize UTEP's M.B.A. program as national best

Several national magazines recently recognized The University of Texas at El Paso’s M.B.A. program in their annual “Best of the Best” lists.

University Medical Center eliminates 56 jobs

Fifty-six employees of University Medical Center lost their jobs today as a result of what the hospital calls "mounting budgetary pressures."

Pope to visit Philadelphia next year for conference

Pope Francis accepted the invitation of Philadelphia Archbishop Charles J. Chaput to attend the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia next year, the Catholic News Service reported Friday.

El Paso Zoo mourns loss of Andean Bear

The El Paso Zoo is sad to announce the loss of the its 28-year-old Andean bear, Inca.  Inca was euthanized this afternoon due to an age related severe urinary tract disease.

SISD first day of school is July 28

The Socorro Independent School District will welcome back more than 44,000 students in 46 schools for the new school year, prepared as a team to offer the highest quality, rigorous education for all students.

Is it worth it to buy organic foods?

 Is it worth the money to go organic? A new study out in the British Journal of Nutrition says, it might be.