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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.

Autopsy report: man killed by police was shot seven times

A man who was killed by police outside an El Paso hotel two months ago was shot 7 times. That's according to an autopsy report now released.

No restrooms for San Jacinto Plaza

A big multimillion dollar renovation of San Jacinto Plaza will not include restrooms.

Bathroom complaint raises questions about El Paso schools & transgender students

A recent complaint involving a local transgender student is raising questions about how El Paso-area school districts handle gender identity.

Texas A&M may name building after Rick Perry

 

Sun City residents react to possibility of open carry of handguns

Governor elect Greg Abbott, is a supporter of open carry laws and has stated he will sign an open carry bill if one is presented to him.

Christmas comes early for students at Beall Elementary

Some lucky kids in the city's southside got a visit from Santa a week before Christmas. Kindergarteners at Beall Elementary were called up one by one to meet Santa and his helpers to get their gifts.

Earth's Changing Magnetic Field=Very Tired Compass

Most phones have a compass. Pull it out and play with it for a moment. Most people know that a compass works by pointing in the direction of the invisible magnetic field lines that run generally North and South, from North Pole to South Pole.

Man sentenced for attempting to shoot DASO Deputy

A Las Cruces man was sentenced to 21-years in prison for attempting to shoot a Dona Ana County Sheriff's Deputy during a traffic stop in 2013.

CBP launches Border Wait Time app

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) today launched the Border Wait Time app making it easier for travelers to plan their trip across the border.

Three transported to area hospitals after crash involving Border Patrol transport bus

A spokesperson with the El Paso Border Patrol confirms that a contract transport unit was involved in a crash on I-10 near Anthony this afternoon.

RAW AUDIO: Listen to 911 recording of deadly smoke shop shooting

NewsChannel 9 got hold of a copy of the 911 recording from Sunday night's deadly shooting at a Las Cruces smoke shop. Police said a store clerk fired on an armed intruder, killing him.

Regulators Pan Study on Methane Gas in Wells

Texas regulators say they put little stock in recent research suggesting that poorly drilled gas wells are allowing methane to seep into a North Texas aquifer, and will not re-examine the high-profile contamination case.

Fire tears through elderly woman's home days before Christmas

 If not for observant neighbors, things could have been worse.