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NMSU's #10 Equestrian team to host Alabama, West Texas A&M

The No.10-ranked New Mexico State equestrian returns to competition Friday and Saturday with exciting action against Alabama and West Texas A&M at the New Mexico State Equestrian Center.

3 officers shot serving warrant in Corpus Christi

Three Corpus Christi SWAT officers were shot Thursday morning while serving a warrant on a suspected drug house. All three officers were taken to a local hospital with arm and leg injuries. one has already been released.

Former UTEP Tight End to pariticpate in NFL Combine

Former Miner Eric Tomlinson will be competing at the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine on Friday in Indianapolis, Indiana. Live coverage will air on the NFL Network.

UTEP softball travels to Hawai'i for invitational

The UTEP softball team will compete in its third non-conference event, as the Miners will play at the Bank of Hawaii Invitational on Feb. 20-22 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

El Dorado High wants you to weigh in on new safety plan

After a recent threat at the school via social media, El Dorado High School Principal Nora Paugh wants to discuss the safety of students.  That's why she is hosting a commuity night Thursday.

El Paso Zoo welcomes new babies of the African Savannah

The El Paso Zoo is welcoming four healthy new additions born over the last month. Three Thomson’s gazelles and one greater kudu were born at the Zoo between Jan. 20 and Feb. 8.

Analysis: Taking Lobbyists' Money, Ignoring Their Calls

Visiting hours for taxpayer-supported lobbyists might be limited at Konni Burton’s Senate office, but the bank window was open to them when she was collecting campaign contribution

Texas Parks Hoping for a Funding Boost

Garner State Park, 1,800 acres of Hill Country with a spring-fed river and numerous hiking trails, is the most visited Texas state park. Incredibly popular with campers and boaters, it drew more than 275,000 people in 2013. 

Austin gay couple becomes first to wed in Texas

 

High School Seniors who fail exams may still graduate

  The roughly 28,000 public high school seniors who still need to pass a state exam to get their diplomas this May could get a lifeline from Texas legislators.

Live tweet transplant in Texas

Inside one of the most restricted areas of the hospitals, doctors performed a heart transplant operation...and all of twitterverse had a front row seat.

A shot at greatness: Canutillo basketball team manager soars on Senior night

It was one of those moments that remind us why we love sports. Friday night was senior night for Canutillo boys basketball, hosting rival Bowie to decide 2nd place in District 1-5A.

Half-naked woman found alive in box at Texas landfill

A woman walked out of a Dallas bar and woke up in a box at the landfill in Irving..

Uber now in Las Cruces, looks to bank an additional $1 billion

Uber has announced they are expanding the shuttle service to Las Cruces, NM. The ride service launched Wednesday. The service promises to offer rates up to 30 percent cheaper than taxi services in the city of the crosses.