Chihuahuas add pitcher to the DL, bring up player from San Antonio

RHP Burch Smith placed on the 7-day DL. RHP Matt Branham transferred from Double-A San Antonio to Triple-A El Paso

Rotich named Conference USA athlete of the week

Two-time National Champion Anthony Rotich was named Conference USA’s Male Athlete of the Week on Tuesday.

Thornton invited to Washington Mystics training camp

UTEP women’s basketball senior forward Kayla Thornton has been invited to the WNBA’s Washington Mystics training camp.

UTEP tennis heads to Conference USA Championships

The UTEP women’s tennis team will travel to Norfolk, Va. to battle UAB at the 2014 Conference USA Women’s Tennis Championship April 16-20.

Chihuahuas tie series with 5-3 win

The El Paso Chihuahuas scored four runs in the fourth inning against former Major League All-Star Randy Wolf in their 5-3 win over the Reno Aces Monday night in Tucson.

New changes on the way for public housing

By 2019, all 6,100 public housing units in El Paso will be renovated. 

Fire crews responding to a fire in south-central El Paso

Update: El Paso fire investigators are working to find out what sparked a massive blaze in south central El Paso Tuesday afternoon.

Second Las Cruces car burglary suspect arrested

Las Cruces Police arrested a second man in connection with several car break-ins in Las Cruces last Wednesday.

LCPD: Unlocked doors, open windows lead to most auto burglaries

Las Cruces Police has investigated 84 auto burglaries in the past two months and the overwhelming majority were considered crimes of opportunity since vehicle windows were left down or doors unlocked.

EPPD files additional charges in 2013 financial crimes case

The El Paso Police Department has filed additional charges against a man who is accused of holding fake job fairs in order to obtain people's personal information throughout El Paso.

$566,400 worth of heroin seized at Paso Del Norte crossing

A 21-year-old El Paso man was turned over to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents Monday after CBP Officers discovered 17.7 pounds of heroin at an estimated street value of $566,400 in his car.

NMSU student monitors fish movement using ear bone

An entire life history spilling details from a metabolic standpoint, water temperature and the locations of fish at a given age can be determined from information on a shard of ear bone smaller than a grain of rice.

President Obama to Award Medal of Honor

On May 13, 2014, President Barack Obama will award Kyle J. White, a former active duty Army Sergeant, the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry.

Smart grid technology research to earn NMSU multi-million dollar grant

A New Mexico State University professor will help launch research to develop technologies for smart grids. Smart grids are like power grids, but use digital data and communications technology to operate.

Things get hairy for London barbers who put up Kim Jong Un sign

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's hair is no laughing matter. Not for the country's embassy employees in London, at least.