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

UPDATE: Fifty six people are now without a job at University Medical Center. UMC officials said the layoffs are the result of "mounting budgetary pressure" caused by the children’s hospital - next door.

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.

What? I'm not overweight

Many overweight kids don't seem to see themselves that way, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Shop now if you want to save on back to school items

So have you done your back to school shopping yet? Retail experts say now is the time to get it done if you want to save some money.

Dunkin brand earnings dropped

U.S. sales for Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins are not as sweet as expected.

Would you quit your job if you hit it big?

If you won the lottery today, would you keep working or quit your job?

Texas delays rollout of new teacher evaluations


Dolls resembling girls placed in front of homes

Four families in San Clemente have been targeted in a disturbing pattern under investigation by authorities: porcelain dolls have been left at their homes resembling young girls who live there.

New Mexico school grades released, LCPS a mixed bag

 The report cards are in for New Mexico public schools as Governor Susana Martinez's administration has rated each school on an A throu

Report: New law led to statewide drop in abortions

The number of abortions in Texas decreased by about 13 percent statewide and 21 percent in the Lower Rio Grande Valley following the passage of strict abortion regulations that went into effect last November, according to a report that academic

Juarez police officer identified, murder suspect on loose

A murderer remains on the loose in Juarez, one day after two police officers and a teenage girl were shot near the U.S.-Mexico border. It happened on Juarez Avenue Wednesday afternoon right near the Paso del Norte Bridge.