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El Paso zoo stunned by the loss of 17-year-old Arabian Sand Cat

The death of 17-year-old Arabian Sand Cat, Naiade, at the El Paso Zoo has stunned the zoo community.

UTEP'S community service earns national recognition

The Corporation for National and Community Service recently announced that The University of Texas at El Paso is included in the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.

Rabid fox found in El Paso, city urges citizens to vaccinate pets

Animal Services of El Paso confirms that they captured a rabid fox last week, and are now reminding the community to vaccinate their household pets against rabies.

Autopsy Reveals Details of Police Shooting

      An autopsy report for a man killed by El Paso Police officers is out. The man was shot outside a central El Paso hotel two months ago. According to the autopsy report, Marco Antonio Perez was shot seven times.

9 Online: 10 Most Fascinating People

The list is out for 'The Most Fascinating People of 2014' along with the '2015 Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame inductees and more 'Frozen' talk! Kids can't seem to stop singing the tune "Let it go!"

Will It Work: Potty Putter

In Wednesday's Will It Work, Monica Cortez tested out the Potty Putter.

Murders Up, but El Paso Still Safe, Lawmakers Say

EL PASO — After four years running as the safest city of its size in the nation, El Paso will close out 2014 with an 80 percent increase in murders.

Is your income tied to your local weather?

It's an enviable place to live, anywhere with warm beaches with sunny skies. But there may be a downside --hitting you exactly where it hurts most on your wallet.

Las Cruces teen remains in critical condition after being hit by truck

A 16 year-old Las Cruces girl remains in critical condition after she and her twin sister were both hit by a pick-up truck. It happened Monday afternoon on Picacho Avenue, right near Melendres Street.

Neon Desert to span three days in 2015

A big change is being made to the Neon Desert Music Festival in El Paso. It'll be a day longer next year. The 2015 event will run three days – from May 22nd through the 24th.

Aggie Women Win

The New Mexico State women’s basketball team used a 14-0 run midway through the second half to break open a tight game and win its f

Animal Services captures fox with rabies that came in contact with El Paso dog

A dog in El Paso came in contact with a fox that tested positive for rabies, according to El Paso Animal Services.  Officials said the fox had bat strain rabies, which is a known strain in El Paso.

Stricter regulations will make it harder for civilians to access Fort Bliss

Stricter regulations at Fort Bliss will soon make it more difficult for civilians to get on post. Directions from the Secretary of the U.S. Army call for stricter security guidelines when accessing military installations.

UMC, Commissioners to meet quarterly

Every three months, county commissioners will have to meet with leaders at University Medical Center.