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Fort Bliss infantry platoon secures area for humanitarian aid, water delivery mission

First Platoon, Company D, 1st Battalion, 41st Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, joined both German and Afghan soldiers in support of flood victims in northern Afghanistan.

Texas Exams May Delay Graduation for Some in 2015

Almost 20 percent of rising high school seniors in Texas — the first to graduate under a new, more rigorous state testing regime — are at risk of not earning their diplomas on time because they have yet to pass one or more of five r

Fort Bliss kicks off summer with water event

Isaiah Riley, 11, had a blast slipping down wet slides, propelling toy boats with squirt guns and playing fishing games with his friends at Kelly Park Saturday.

Woman charged in alleged prostitution scheme

A 44 year-old El Paso woman is accused of running a prostitution ring.

Thursday night’s El Paso Chihuahuas game postponed

Thursday night’s El Paso Chihuahuas game versus the Tacoma Rainiers (Seattle Mariners) has been postponed. El Paso Chihuahuas officials said the visiting team’s luggage, equipment, and uniforms did not arrive.

Fireworks ban reminder for El Paso County

As the Fourth of July approaches the El Paso Fire Department would like to remind the public that the use and possession of all fireworks are illegal in the city and county.

Weather Vs. Soccer

I played soccer for 14 years as a fullback and I have very much enjoyed watching the current World Cup matches this year.

Youth elk licenses for sale in July

More than 2,000 youth antlerless elk licenses will go on sale through the Department of Game and Fish’s Online License System at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 9.

UTEP is top producer of women earning Ph.D.s in engineering

The University of Texas at El Paso has been ranked No. 1 in percentage of doctoral degrees awarded to women by the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE).

Socorro residents demand answers from TxDOT about road work delays

Local drivers in Socorro are demanding answers from the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) about the completion of a construction project they say TxDOT started more than a year ago.

Free HIV tests being offered in El Paso

The HIV epidemic in the United States continues to be a major public health crisis. An estimated 1.1 million Americans are living with HIV, and 1 out of 5 people with HIV do not know they have it.

WORLD CUP: German test awaits Team USA

The U.S. team took to the field for its clash against Portugal with these words inscribed on its jersey patches: "The American will to win is stronger than any opponent in your way."

Tiger Woods 'excited' by return to competitive action

He's been out of competitive action for most of 2014, but Tiger Woods will return to golf this week.

Story Time brings moms, tots together at Fort Bliss

Emerald Ratuita brought her 3-year-old daughter Ahrya to Story Time at the Mickelsen Community Library for the first time June 17, and they plan to become regulars this summer.