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Escalante to fight for IBO world title

Antonio Escalante prepares for what its a key fight in his career. Escalante has lost two of his last three fights by the fast track to Roberto Marroquin and Rocky Juarez.

El Paso Parks and Rec to hold private league swim championships

The City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department will highlight another activity during National Parks and Recreation Month as the Department will host the largest swim meet in the city this weekend.

July 9th Chihuahuas-Isoptopes game ruled a 'Dawgs victory

The Pacific Coast League has announced an official change to the result of the July 9 game between the El Paso Chihuahuas and Albuquerque Isotopes.

An Upper Wave Increases Borderland Heavy Rainfall Chances

There as been much needed rainfall around the Borderland and the metro areas this past weekend through Monday. Good news! We have more headed our way! Most of Las Cruces received good, soaking rain on Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday!

Border Patrol seeing increase in 'fake families'

The influx of unaccompanied immigrant children crossing the border may be triggering yet another problem for Border Patrol agents--fake family units.

Las Cruces Fire Department cancels burn ban

Enough rain appears to have fallen in recent weeks to allow the Las Cruces Fire Department to rescind fire restrictions that were imposed on June 6.

Texas man violently kills girlfriend in front of her 4 children

A Texas man is accused of stabbing his girlfriend several times, then throwing her off a balcony-- all in front of her four young children. The victim died later at the hospital, and the boyfriend is now in jail being held without bond.

Reporter Jose Vargas, symbol of immigration debate, detained at McAllen airport

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and undocumented immigrant Jose Antonio Vargas was detained at a Texas airport Tuesday morning, his spokesman said.

Shoppers smash window to save 2 kids inside hot car while mother got a haircut

Some brave shoppers jump into action, smashing open a car, after spotting children inside. It happened Monday in Katy, Texas as temperatures hovered above 90 degrees and as Rucks Russell shows us, the rescue was caught on camera.

Texas utilities preparing for new EPA regulations

 

The largest swim meet in the city

The City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department will highlight another activity during National Parks and Recreation Month as the Department will host the largest swim meet in the city this weekend.

Police identify teenage victim of fatal hit and run

El Paso Police have identified the 19-year-old killed in a hit and run crash early on Saturday morning as Joe Anthony Hernandez of 1300 block of Trudy Elaine.

Deadline to enroll in Texas Tuition Program quickly approaching

The deadline is July 31 for Texas families to enroll their newborns in the Texas Tuition Promise Fund® and avoid future increases in tuition and required fees at Texas public colleges and universities.

Deadline to enroll in Texas Tuition Program quickly approaching

The deadline is July 31 for Texas families to enroll their newborns in the Texas Tuition Promise Fund® and avoid future increases in tuition and required fees at Texas public colleges and universities.

Congressman Beto O'Rourke appears on Fox & Friends, talks immigration

El Paso's Congressman appeared on a five-minute segment on Fox & Friends national broadcast early on Tuesday morning to discuss immigration and the crisis at the border.