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TRAFFIC ALERT: Lanes blocked along I-10 East in Central El Paso

UPDATE: All lanes back open OA traffic accident along I-10 East has shut down the left lanes near Cotton. The call went out just before 8 p.m.

UTEP relay team runs well at Texas Relays

The 4x400m relay squad of A-Shawni Mitchell, Carnell Horn, Darius Mitchell and Abiola Onakoya had an electric performance. They recorded the second fastest time in the prelims with a mark of 3:08.01.

Teens accused in Las Cruces vehicle vandalism spree

Police arrested three juveniles suspected of vandalizing several vehicles early Friday morning in Las Cruces’ Bellamah neighborhood.

El Paso Zoo welcomes Mystique to growing gazelle herd

The El Paso Zoo is welcoming another baby into its herd of Thomson’s gazelles.

Chico makes 500th appearance

As Chico entertained the students at Dr.

Two Aggies named to NABC all-district team

New Mexico State freshman Pascal Siakam and senior Daniel Mullings received more honors on Friday as the National Association of Basketball Coaches announced the 2015 All-District 6 team.

UTEP softball to host Southern Miss this weekend

Softball returns to the Sun City, as UTEP (8-23, 3-3 Conference USA) will host league foe Southern Miss (15-16, 1-8 C-USA) in a three-game set March 28 and 29 at the Helen of Troy Softball Complex.

Aggies to open spring practice Monday

Head Coach Doug Martin announced that his team will begin spring football practice at 8 a.m. (MT), Monday, March 30 in Aggies Memorial Stadium.

Analysis: Five Myths About Ted Cruz

A political nobody just three years ago, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas is the first official candidate vying for the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential nomination.

Fenves Named Sole Finalist for UT-Austin President

*Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout.

9 ONLINE: Taylor Swift is Fortune Magazine's top female leader

Downtown El Paso is gearing up for The "TH Annual Downtown KidsPalooza!"

Let's Cook: Spring recipes with The Goat House

American cuisine with a twist. The Goat House American Craft Café is a café/coffee shop/live entertainment venue. Co-owner Jesse Maynes was in studio to share a delicious dish with us.

Regents to vote on UT-Austin president


Several Miners win at the 88th Texas Relays

The UTEP track and field team had a strong showing in the 1,500m races by both the women and men. In the women’s race, Lilian Koech (4:32.03) and teammate Joan Jepkirui (4:33.22) sprinted to a one-two finish.

NMSU softball at home to open WAC play

The New Mexico State softball team kicks off Western Athletic Conference play during a three-game series against Utah Valley in Las Cruces, N.M., with the first game scheduled for Friday at 6 p.m.