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UTEP's Showers talks about facing former coach Kingsbury

Texas Tech Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury coached current UTEP Quarterback Jameill Showers at Texas A&M University before Kingsbury departed to coach his alma mater and Showers left for El Paso.

Americas preparing for first meeting with Rio Rancho

The Trail Blazers admit they do not know much about their opponent Friday, Rio Rancho, but know if they are anything like the New Mexico teams they are familiar with, they will have to be ready for the Rams.

UTEP Miners fans counting down days until home opener

The UTEP Miner football team's home opener is now just days away and many fans can't wait. UTEP officials say a sellout crowd is likely.

Report on cause of deadly plane crash expected soon

We're learning new details tonight about the plane that crashed near the Las Cruces airport last week killing everyone on board.

Sinaloa Cartel bodyguard sentenced to 28 years in federal prison for murder

A former Sinaloa Cartel bodyguard will spend 28 years in federal prison for murder.

New Mexico sees drop in overdose death rate

The drug overdose death rate in New Mexico has fallen 16 percent in two years, according to the state's Dept. of Health.

NASA ESPCoR to fund planetary seismology research at NMSU

New Mexico NASA Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) has awarded a grant of $749,893 to New Mexico State University astronomers for research to be conducted over the next three years.

Acosta wants dissolution of Public Service Board

One city council member wants to dissolve the Public Service Board. City Rep. Emma Acosta's staff confirmed the news.

County Officials: Tornillo-Guadalupe Port of Entry should open by end of year

A decades long project to open a new port of entry at the border -- has hit a snag. While the U.S. side of the Tornillo Port of Entry has been done for months, there's still a lot of work left to be done on the Mexican side.

NMSU ranked among best colleges

New Mexico State University continues to be among the best colleges nationally according to the Washington Monthly National Universities rankings.

Fire in south El Paso causes extensive damage

One person was treated for smoke inhalation after a blaze engulfed a home in the historic Magoffin neighborhood Wednesday morning.

Report: Texas Loses Bid For Tesla "Gigafactory"

After a monthslong competition, Texas has lost out on Tesla Motors' $5 billion lithium-ion battery plant, according to a news report.

Alamogordo man accused of beating 3-year-old

Alamogordo Police have arrested a man they allege beat a 3-year-old child on September 1, 2014.

New El Paso Sam’s Club is opening a hiring center Thursday

The new El Paso Sam's Club will open its Hiring and Membership Center Thursday at 8 a.m. The El Paso Sam's Club is expected to bring 170 career opportunities.

Battle over abortion law heads to Federal Appeals Court

Texas abortion providers’ next hurdle in their legal fight against strict abortion regulations is set for next week in a hearing scheduled for federal court.