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5.2 magnitude earthquake near Lordsburg felt in El Paso

Some El Pasoans were able to feel a magnitude 5.2 earthquake that struck near the New Mexico-Arizona border late Saturday night according to the National Weather Service.

UPDATE: Police identify man killed in East El Paso motorcycle wreck

UPDATE: El Paso police identified the motorcyclist killed Saturday night as Alfonso Ramirez, 43, of East El Paso. ORIGINAL:

Police looking for suspects in Northeast shooting

El Paso Police say they're looking for a pair of would-be car burglars accused of shooting at a man. Investigators say it happened at about 9:30p.m. on Friday on the 6,000 block of Sorrento in Northeast El Paso.

Trying to control the pet population in Doña Ana County

 Every year thousands of cats and dogs are taken in to the Animal Service Center in Las Cruces.

No warrant, no smartphone search

In a unanimous 9-0 ruling on Wednesday, the nation's highest court decided police cannot search smartphones of those they arrest without a warrant.

UPDATE: TX Gas Service adds odorant to gas system

Texas Gas Service announced Saturday it is adding odorants into the gas system in El Paso after the utility warned customers the day before that odorant levels were low in the area.

Car plunges into canal in South Central El Paso

El Paso Police are trying to figure out how a car ended up in a canal in South Central El Paso.

"Rise of Champions" Boxing Results

Here are the results from Antonio Escalante Promotion's "Rise of Champions" Boxing at the El Paso County Coliseum. Adam Vazquez def. Javier Nuñez, Unanimous Decision

El Paso toddler in Lubbock hospital for severe burns to his body

An El Paso toddler is being treated at a burn center in Lubbock for serious burns to his body.

NFL players coach El Paso, Juarez youth

Former NFL players at Bowie High School coached and mentored over 200 El Paso & Juarez youth football players at the 3rd annual Pro Youth Football Camp.

Francoeur Single Gives Chihuahuas Walk-Off Win

Jeff Francoeur’s game-ending single propelled the El Paso Chihuahuas to a 7-6 win Saturday afternoon over Tacoma and gave the Chihuahuas their second straight one-run win over the Rainiers.

Congressman O'Rourke addresses VA wait times at town hall meeting

Congressman Beto O'Rourke (D-TX 16th District) spoke to residents at his monthly town hall meeting. One of the most pressing topics for attendees and O'Rourke was the VA wait time scandal that's affected El Paso veterans.

Drought report for El Paso

It's no secret that the desert is known for it's dry weather and that could bring issues to the people who inhabit it.

Dallas county preparing for 2,000 immigrant children

 

Little-known law allows abused immigrant children to stay in the U.S.

He's still a teenager, but Wilfredo Vasquez has already seen plenty in his life.