Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 4:56pm

First lady has three upcoming acting gigs on TV

The first lady is apparently in high demand on the small screen. Michelle Obama has three acting gigs scheduled in the coming weeks.

7-Eleven robbed overnight in Northeast El Paso

El Paso Police are investigating an aggravated robbery at a convenience store in Northeast El Paso. It happened before 2 a.m. Thursday at the 7-Eleven on Dyer and Hondo Pass. We're told one person was detained at the scene.

Alcohol may have caused a rollover crash in Central El Paso

Alcohol may have been the cause of a rollover crash in Central El Paso.

Mt. Cristo Rey is celebrating a milestone

One of the borderland's largest monuments has reached a milestone. Mount Cristo Rey is celebrating its 75th year anniversary.

A Half-Million in Texas Without Workplace Insurance

At least a half-million Texas workers have no occupational insurance coverage, either from a state-approved workers' compensation plan or from a private equivalent, state insurance officials said Tuesday.

Clemency changes could reduce El Paso federal drug sentences

Thousands of federal drug prisoners could be out of prison sooner than expected. U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announced new clemency rules Wednesday that could potentially shorten felony drug sentences.

Freeway cracking? Not a problem, says TxDOT

A large portion of newly poured concrete along Interstate 10 is cracking.

Buckaloo leads Andress to Softball Bi-District Playoffs

In a battle of Eagles, Canutillo and Andress face off Friday in the softball bi-district playoffs. For the second year in a row, Jose Ramos will depend on an underclassman to extend the bi-district championship streak to 5 for Andress.

Cowboys release their 2014 schedule

Preseason schedule Aug. 7-10 at San Diego Chargers Aug. 14-18 vs BALTIMORE RAVENS Aug. 21-24 at Miami Dolphins Aug. 28 vs DENVER BRONCOS Regular season schedule

Former Chihuahua headed to the Texas Rangers

Former El Paso Chihuahuas OF/INF Daniel Robertson has been traded by the San Diego Padres to the Texas Rangers and was in uniform for the Rangers game against the Oakland A’s today.

Sardinero leads Miners at C-USA Championships

Camino Sardinero finished in fourth place with a career-low 214, helping the UTEP women's golf team conclude its season in a tie for 10th place at the Conference USA Championship on Wednesday.

UTEP volleyball signs five in recruiting class

UTEP head volleyball coach Holly Watts signed Kylie Baumgartner, Coline Coessens, April Luther, Brooke Packard and Dalainee Perry for the 2014-2015 season.

Dallas Cowboy to visit Mayfield High School

It takes a Cook to know a good cook, and that’s what’s happening at Mayfield High School Thursday, April 24, 2014, as Dallas Cowboys center/guard Ryan Cook visits the school to congratulate its student chefs for winning the LCPS Hig

NMSU softball series time change

Due to the high chance of rain on Saturday, April 26 in Orem, Utah, the New Mexico State softball series against Utah Valley will now have a double header played on Friday, April 25, and one game on Saturday, April 26.

Ten Cathedral High students named Gates Millennium Scholars

Cathedral High School Center for Advanced Studies will honor 10 of its students on April 24, 2014, who were named 2014 Gates Millennium Scholars.