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Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 6:17pm

Over $40,000 worth of marijuana seized near Clint cotton farm

Two Mexican citizens were arrested in a Clint cotton field early Tuesday morning after Border Patrol Agents found the pair who were allegedly attempting to smuggle over $40,000 in marijuana into the United States.

Very few companies offer unlimited vacation days, but these do

Just because Richard Branson does it, doesn't mean the rest of America will. On Wednesday, the billionaire business mogul announced Virgin Group employees can take as much vacation days as they need.

Pennsylvania woman blamed for her own rape in state response to lawsuit

The Pennsylvania attorney general's office is blaming a former state prison clerk for her own rape, in response to a federal lawsuit the woman filed.

Three arrested for allegedly attacking elderly couple in Las Cruces home

Las Cruces Police are praising an alert neighbor who provided authorities with information needed to arrest three people who allegedly broke into an elderly couple's home and tied the two up early Tuesday morning.

SISD Father-Son Conference at Montwood High School

The Socorro Independent School District will host its fifth annual districtwide father-son conference from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 27 at Montwood High School, 12000 Montwood Dr.

Yucca Park expansion project ribbon cutting ceremony

City Council Representative Lily Limón will host a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Yucca Park Expansion, 7975 Willamette Ave. at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 2, 2014. 

Apple pulls latest iOS update because of issues and complaints

Apple withdrew the first update to the new IPhone because of customer complaints. Some users say they were left without cell service. Other customers said they couldn't connect to bluetooth of the fingerprint reader.

Fewer borrowers defaulting on Federal student loans

Fewer borrowers are defaulting on their Federal student loans. That's according to the U.S. Department of Education.

Survey: Many parents unable to help with child's college tuition

Financial aid is something very familiar to many college students. The average year at a public university costs over $18,000, according to the College Board.

Early morning fire sends one woman to the hospital

One woman was taken to University Medical Center in serious condition after a fire in a home in Northeast El Paso.

Pennsylvania woman blamed for her own rape in state response to lawsuit

The Pennsylvania attorney general's office is blaming a former state prison clerk for her own rape, in response to a federal lawsuit the woman filed.

Police need help finding a man who robbed a Sun Metro passenger

A man allegedly robbed another passenger on a Sun Metro bus and the entire thing was captured by security video. Detectives from the El Paso Police Department are asking for assistance identifying the alleged robber.

Lower Valley elementary school receives grant

A Lower Valley school receives a grant for supporting youth literacy.

Apple pulls back faulty iPhone software update

Apple's first update to its recently released iPhone software didn't go so well. It withdrew the software update Wednesday following widely reported issues that left some unable to use their phone.

UTEP, El Paso Health Dept., CDC work to create mosquito-borne emergency response plan

Officials from UTEP, the El Paso Health Department and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, along with other institutions gathered in El Paso Wednesday to create an emergency response plan for mosquito borne illnesses including West