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NMSU junior named WAC Hitter of the Week

New Mexico State junior softball player Fiana Finau has been named the Western Athletic Conference Hitter of the Week for the week of Mar. 9-15, the conference announced Monday.

Mexican national arrested after allegedly smuggling $160k worth of cocaine through Presidio port

A Mexican national was arrested at the Presidio port of entry Thursday evening after he allegedly attempted to smuggle over five pounds of cocaine through the port inside the battery of a 2002 Ford Escape.

Americans exposed to Ebola patient return from Africa for monitoring

Three more American aid workers who were exposed to Ebola in Sierra Leone are due to arrive back in the United States on Monday for monitoring. None of them are sick or known to be infected with the disease.

Real estate heir Robert Durst says he 'killed them all'

He admitted to shooting and dismembering his neighbor, but was acquitted of murder. He was suspected in his first wife's disappearance, but no one could pin him to it.

Texas Urged to Crack Down on Employers That Misclassify Workers

Workers’ rights groups in Texas are revamping their efforts to increase protections for low-income laborers by urging lawmakers to crack down on employers that intentionally misclassify their employees.

Texas Urged to Crack Down on Employers That Misclassify Workers

Workers’ rights groups in Texas are revamping their efforts to increase protections for low-income laborers by urging lawmakers to crack down on employers that intentionally misclassify their employees.

Health Check March 16th

Are you noticing you're paying more at the pharmacy? Analysts say it may be just the beginning, especially for specialty medications.

Dairy Queen is giving away ice cream

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Here's a tasty way to start your week. Dairy Queen is offering free cones of vanilla soft-serve ice cream Monday in honor of its 75th anniversary.

NMSU to face Kansas in the NCAA Tournament

The New Mexico State University men’s basketball team now knows what team they are facing in the NCAA Tournament. The Aggies caught a No. 15 see and are going up against No. 2 seed Kansas.

UTEP men headed to NIT Tournament

In what felt like the eleventh hour for Miner fans, UTEP had their season extended after being selected into the field of 32 for the National Invitational Tournament.

NMSU given 15-seed, to face 2-seed Kansas in NCAA Tournament

For the fourth straight season New Mexico State was fitted with their dancing shoes as the WAC regular season and tournament champs drew at 15-seed in the Midwest bracket for the 2015 NCAA Tournament.

With a little luck of the Irish, we will see some Irish rain late St. Patrick’s Day and beyond!

Most of us know that Ireland is called the “Emerald Isle” because the grass and vegetation there are always a beautiful shade of emerald green because it rains all the time.

NMSU to hold NCAA Tournament selection show parties

Fans of New Mexico State basketball can welcome home the 2015 WAC Champion men and women on Sunday.

Aggies win WAC tourney, head to NCAA's

The New Mexico State Aggies made a statement Saturday night. The Aggies never trailed in beating Seattle University 80-61 and winning their fourth consecutive Western Athletic Conference Tournament.

Rhinos sweep Snipers on Teddy Bear Toss Night

The Dallas Snipers went toe-to-toe with the defending WSHL champion El Paso Rhinos for 40 minutes, but a disastrous start to the third period doomed the visitors' chances to extend their season.