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New photo of fireball spotted in sky over El Paso, Las Cruces

NewsChannel 9 was able to obtain a photo capturing the fireball that shot across the sky over El Paso and other parts of the region Saturday night.

New photo of fireball spotted in sky over El Paso, Las Cruces

NewsChannel 9 was able to obtain a photo capturing the fireball that shot across the sky over El Paso and other parts of the region Saturday night.

UPDATE: Motorcyclist killed in crash ID'd as Fort Bliss soldier

UPDATE: El Paso Police identified the man killed in a motorcycle crash Saturday afternoon as Jerimia Krystecki, 24, a Fort Bliss soldier.

Green flash spotted in sky from El Paso to Phoenix

The National Weather Service is looking into reports of a green flash that was spotted over parts of the borderland and even as far away as Phoenix.

Green flash spotted in sky from El Paso to Phoenix

The National Weather Service is looking into reports of a green flash that was spotted over parts of the borderland and even as far away as Phoenix.

High school students help clean up a forgotten cemetery

A small cemetery in Vado, New Mexico is the resting place of some of the state's history makers. But nobody has taken care of the graveyard in years.

EPPD Bomb Squad responds to Lower Valley neighborhood

The El Paso Police Department Bomb Squad was called out to a Lower Valley neighborhood Saturday after neighbors reported finding a possible explosive in a shed.

Hagerty relishing chance to call games for Chihuahuas

Everything about the El Paso Chihuahaus is brand new, except their radio play by play announcer, Tim Hagerty.  The native of Massachusetts has spent 10 years calling baseball games in the Minor Leagues, and started with the Padres organiza

Miners sweep doubleheader vs Middle Tennessee

The UTEP softball team showed up to Helen of Troy Softball Complex determined to end a losing skid.

Beamon speaks as UTEP finishes Springtime Invitational

UTEP dominated the competition at the 2014 UTEP Invitational as the Miners clinched nine crowns at the meet.

Raider Red Wins $77,052 Copper Top Futurity for colts & geldings

Raider Red pulled clear by 3 and ½ lengths under a virtuoso performance from jockey Alfredo Juarez, Jr. to win the $77,052 Copper Top Futurity for colts and geldings on Saturday at Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino.

Aggies Shatter WAC Records with 17-2 Win Over Bakersfield

The New Mexico State softball team scored a record-breaking 17 runs in the first inning on Saturday, April 12 against the Bakersfield Roadrunners to complete the sweep and improve to a 26-16 record this season and stay atop the Western Athletic

Police identify murdered Juarez student

Police have identified the student found dead yesterday in an empty lot in South Juarez.

Forum held for students interested in attending U.S. military academies

Students interested in attending one of the United States service academies received information at a forum Saturday held at the El Paso Community College Mission del Paso campus.

Can fracking lead to a major Earthquake?

I think it's safe to say we all saw this coming. For those who don't know what fracking is, it's hydraulic fracturing. But it's easier and more fun to say fracking.