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Task force to investigate deadly police shooting

We're getting our first look at a man who was shot and killed by Las Cruces police earlier this week.

Policy change could boost blood donations in Borderland

The Food and Drug Administration is one step closer to overturning a decades old ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men.

El Paso among top cities for food

      El Paso is on the map as the 38th best city for food in the country. This list of 40 cities was made by an online magazine called Thrillist.  

Wedgewood Drive reopen to traffic

Right on schedule, Wedgewood Drive reopened to all traffic this week. "It's great now, it's a lot clearer," Jason Montoya said. He lives in the area.

Santa Claus has gone Cyber

"We got one night to do the whole earth, you got that dancer?," said Santa. Santa Claus is already a busy man, and his schedule is about to be even more hectic.

El Paso boxer charged in 3 deaths after fiery Far East crash

El Paso Police have identified the driver now charged with three counts of Intoxicated Manslaughter following a fiery crash in Far East El Paso early Wednesday morning.

NMDOT warns of high winds

The District One office for the New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will be monitoring roadways this week as a high wind advisory will be in effect.

Holiday safety tips from El Paso Fire Department

While decorative lights and holiday decorations add to the splendor of the season, the El Paso Fire Department would like to remind the public that they can increase the risks of fire and electrical injuries if not used safely.

Does Santa Take Weather Flying Safety Precautions With His Sleigh and Reindeer?

I was thinking this morning about all the safety precautions Santa Claus must take to fly around the world with his reindeer. Is Reindeer fur a natural “deicer”? Does he have to deal with a lot of turbulence?

Man Killed by Las Cruces Police Identified

     We now know the name of a man killed during a SWAT stand-off with Las Cruces Police. It happened Monday afternoon near a drainage canal at Colorado and Alamo in Las Cruces.

El Paso Play House 2014 Season

     Alexander Wright and Erica Moeller from the El Paso Playhouse join NewsChannel 9 Today with a look at the 2014 season.

Sheriff's Office to target Christmas tree dumpers

You better think twice before tossing your Christmas tree.

Arizona State Sun Devils arrive in El Paso

The stage is set for the 81st Hyundai Sun Bowl. Both of the teams that will be squaring off this year are now in the Borderland.

Mininum wage ordinance to go into effect in Las Cruces

Employees in Las Cruces will soon get a bigger paycheck. Minimum wage in the city limits of Las Cruces will increase from $7.50 to $8.40 per hour on January 1, 2015.

Deming theater to show 'The Interview'

One theater in the borderland will be showing the controversial movie 'The Interview.' It's a movie that has sparked an international incident between North Korea and the U.S.