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Patient at Houston area Urgent Care with Ebola symptoms

A health facility in Texas is placed under quarantine, due to a potential Ebola scare. Officials at Intermediate Medical Care, in League City, said they treated a patient who was showing Ebola-like symptoms.

NMSU 2nd, UTEP 6th at Price's Give Em Five Invite

Price's Give Em Five Invite at Butterfield Trail Golf Club, El Paso, Texas.  Here are the updates after the first round:

Fort Bliss troops leave to western Africa Saturday

Fort Bliss Troops headed to Africa in support of Operation United Assistance will leave Saturday.

Gas prices fall to a four year low

Gas prices fall to below $3 a gallon in most states, the lowest they've been in four years.  "[I probably save] $80 because I still have a truck so about 120 a week," said Jorge Peregrino. 

PETA asks Texas A&M to change tradition

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has asked Texas A&M to change one of its long standing traditions.

EPPD identify man who allegedly threatened clerk before being shot by officers

The man who allegedly threatened a hotel clerk before being fatally shot by El Paso Police officers early Monday morning had just been released from jail six days earlier.

Intel hosts Aggie Innovation Design Challenge at NMSU

Twenty-one engineering students from New Mexico State University participated in a recent Aggie Innovation Design Challenge sponsored by Intel Corp.

New Mexico middle school discusses drug testing its athletes

Middle school students who want to play sports in Ruidoso are facing the possibility of drug testing. Many parents and staff members admit there is a marijuana problem at Ruidoso Middle School.

First Tee of El Paso to hold skills session and tournament

The First Tee of Greater El Paso is adding skills classes for the fall.

Mustangs beat Jeff, while Hawks soar on Thursday

The Burges Mustangs won their first game of the year, 35-30, over the Jefferson Silver Foxes, while Centennial remained undefeated with a big 35-10 win vs Valencia at the Field of Dreams... Tune in for the highlights!

Texas takes last pass at Social Studies textbooks

Two hours into a meeting called to parse revisions to new social studies textbooks for Texas schoolchildren — and a month before the deadline for final approval — the

Annual 'Boo at the Zoo' this weekend in El Paso

The wildest trick-or-treat in town takes place Saturday, October 25, and Sunday, October 26, at the El Paso Zoo.

Amobi O.K.: Year after coma, Okoye back on practice field

"Fight" and "One Day At A Time" — the phrases have been the motto for the Dallas Cowboys these season.

FDA warns of risks of OTC contact lenses for Halloween

You may want to look like your favorite movie star or singer or have the perfect look for Halloween, but choosing to change the look of your eyes with contact lenses could cause a lot of damage to your eyesight.

UPDATE: Reward doubles in LCHS construction site burglary

UPDATE: Wooten Construction, the company responsible for the renovation of Las Cruces High School has just upped the ante in an attempt to identify the people responsible for stealing $35,000 worth of construction equipment from a construction