E-cigarettes appealing to kids

Redeploying a major argument from the battle over traditional cigarettes, a dozen Democratic members of Congress released a report on Monday concluding that electronic cigarettes "aggressively (promote) their products by using techniques and venues t

Smokers may lose out on job opportunities

If you smoke you will not get hired. This is the new policy El Paso County Sheriff Richard Wiles is implementing at the Sheriff’s Office.

Fort Bliss historian helps others ride with Pancho Villa

In the predawn hours of March 9, 1916, Francisco “Pancho” Villa and his band of several hundred villistas descended upon the town of Columbus, N.M., in hopes of obtaining needed military equipment, supplies and horses in the hands o

El Paso County commissioners celebrate UTEP basketball team

El Paso County Commissioners made it official Monday morning, declaring a holiday in the Sun City. County Commissioners declared Monday UTEP Women's Basketball Team Day.

Trial begins for woman accused of running over, killing cyclist

The trial for a woman accused of running over and killing a bicyclist in Fabens nearly 5 years ago started Monday.

Woman faces federal charges for allegedly throwing shoe at Hillary Clinton

An Arizona woman now faces federal charges for allegedly throwing a shoe at Hillary Clinton. Alison Ernst, 36, was arrested on Monday in Phoenix, the Secret Service said.

Patient claims botched root canal against arrested dentist

We are learning more details about an alleged botched root canal by a former El Paso dentist.

El Pasoan elected President of Texas State Teachers Association

Noel Candelaria, a former special education teacher in the Ysleta Independent School District, has been elected president of the Texas State Teachers Association. He will take office July 15.

Sunset Heights, Texas Trost Society presents 'Trost Week'

The Texas Trost Society will be holding a series of events Mary 3-10, 2014 in celebration of 'Trost Week.' Events throughout the week will celebrate architect Henry Trost.

Las Cruces mother and son suspected of using stolen credit cards, checks

A 22-year-old Las Cruces man is behind bars suspected of using stolen credit cards at a local Kohl's Department store, while his mother, who police allege is his accomplice, is still on the run.

As the deadline draws closer, the rush is on

 The deadline to file tax returns is less than two days away. Over 100 million people have filed their returns already, but they are expecting another 35 million to file between now and the midnight deadline.

Fabens Fire Department collects donations for family of 8 displaced by fire

Six children and their parents are without a home after a fire destroyed their Fabens mobile home Saturday afternoon. It happened around 4:00 p.m. near South East River Street in Fabens.

UTEP soccer player recognized as Top-10 Senior at UTEP

Miner soccer standout Tori Martyn has been recognized as a Top Ten senior at UTEP. She was officially presented the honor at the 2014 UTEP Honors Convocation at Magoffin Auditorium on April 13.

Outlaws racing returns to El Paso Speedway Park

After spending the month of March and early April in the western states, the World of Outlaws begins their trek toward the Midwest, but not before settling some unfinished business in Texas.

NMSU slugger earns WAC hitter of the week award

For the second time this season and in her career, junior outfielder/catcher Lacey Rother earned Hitter of the Week accolades from the Western Athletic Conference for her performance April 7-13.