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Nevada telemarketer saves woman 900 miles away

A telemarketer making a sales call from Las Vegas helped to end a domestic violence situation 900 miles away in Oregon on Wednesday evening, according law enforcement officials.

Texas DA: Man beats wife, shoves feces down her throat

A Henderson County judge sentenced a man Monday to 20 years in prison for severely beating his wife and in a separate incident, shoving feces down her throat.

Gov. Abbott declares February 2 'Chris Kyle Day'

 The man known as "America's Most Lethal Sniper" will now have a day named in his honor. On Friday, Texas Governor Greg Abbott declared February 2 "Chris Kyle Day."

A Pacific storm system pumps in clouds and rain into our weekend

Clouds and moisture continue to push in from Pacific storm system, which originated in the Baja of California. This upper level low and wave will continue to produce widespread rain and mountain snow as they track east over northern Mexico.

Seeing mom for the first time

The bond between a mother and her daughter can be pretty special. Such is the case with Megan McMorris and her baby girl, Louise.

9 Online: Katy Perry reveals Super Bowl Halftime show surprise

Her name is "Elena Of Avalor" and as of 2016 she will be the first ever Latina Disney Princess.She is expected to make her first appearance in a "special episode" of "Sofia The First,"  set to air next year.

"Let's Cook El Paso" Super Bowl Edition

     It's time for "Let's Cook El Paso" Super Bowl Edition.  Today we have Mike Welhouse from Texas Roadhouse.  He's here to cook up some tasty BBQ.

School choice supporters to gather at Capitol


Religious protesters disrupt Muslim Day at Capitol

Religious protesters disrupted the biennial Texas Muslim Capitol Day as hundreds gathered on the south steps Thursday to meet with lawmakers.

The Journey: Texas Western's place in Civil Rights History

As the nation commemorates Martin Luther King Jr. day in January and Black History Month in February, NewsChannel 9 remembers UTEP and its place in history. One which championed tolerance, opportunity and perseverance.

NTSB says broken guardrail caused deadly bus crash

We now know what caused a deadly bus crash that killed eight prison inmates and two correctional officers bound for El Paso.

UTEP Rides Late Run to 71-69 Conquest of UAB

Vince Hunter scored six of his game-high 22 points during a 13-0 run late in the second half, as UTEP came from behind to top UAB, 71-69, on Thursday night at the Don Haskins Center.

UTEP women fall flat in second half vs UAB

A short-handed UTEP squad gave a good effort but couldn’t get enough shots to drop in an 67-52 loss at UAB Thursday evening.