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Texas restaurant receiving threats after Facebook post

A Texas woman is leading a campaign against a local restaurant, over what she says is mistreatment of a homeless man, but the restaurant owner says the woman has it all wrong and that her posts on social media are hurting his business.

EPCC Theater season opens with RENT

EPCC Theater Ensemble will offer its first play of the 2015 season with Rent. Performances will be February 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, & 28 @ 8:00 pm and February 22 & March 1 @ 2:30 pm.

'American Sniper' trial: Deputy says defendant explained killings

A former deputy testified last week that he overheard the defendant in the "American Sniper" murder trial explain why he killed two men.

Runner crawls to finish of Austin Marathon

The most memorable moment of Sunday's Austin Marathon in Texas came at the finish line. Kenyan Hyvon Ngetich crawled across the finish line to earn third place in the women's division.

Fort Bliss soldier dies in Santa Fe skiing accident

An El Paso woman stationed at Fort Bliss has died after hitting a tree while skiing at Ski Santa Fe on Saturday afternoon, according to Santa Fe County Sheriffs' officials.

New chapter for borderland library

The Irving Schwartz Library in east El Paso closed its doors today so employees could begin storing and moving materials.It's the first step in a 2.1 million dollar renovation to upgrade the 20 year old building.

Health Check February 16th

In Wednesday's Health Check, why man's best friend may know more about you than you'de think.

Weapon Used in Overnight Robbery

     El Paso Police are searching for the suspects who robbed a northeast El Paso restaurant early this morning. It happened at two Monday morning at the Jack in the Box located on the 9000 block of Dyer.

Tension is About More Than Border Security

House Speaker Joe Straus became the legislative Border Patrol last week, tapping the brake when Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick proposed booking the National Guard for an extended stay on the Texas-Mexico line.

Police investigate overnight robbery in Northeast El Paso

UPDATE: El Paso Police now say that no robbery occured at the Jack in the Box on Dyer overnight, but a pedestrian was robbed at knife point in the 8700 block of Dyer and went into the fast food restaurant for help.

Santa Fe Street bridge opens ahead of schedule

It will now be easier to get around Downtown El Paso. The Santa Fe Street bridge will open Monday morning.

UTEP Women's Golf in Seventh Place at Delta Gamma Challenge

The UTEP women's golf team is tied for seventh place through 36 holes of the Delta Gamma Challenge on Sunday in New Braunfels, Texas.

NMSU Softball tops Bradley at final day of Troy Cox Classic

New Mexico State pounded out 12 hits and upended Bradley 14-9 Sunday afternoon at the final day of the Troy Classic Cox at the New Mexico State Softball Complex.

UNLV Defeats UTEP, 2-0, in a Pitching Duel

Kaitlin Fifield pitched six strong innings, fanning six batters (five looking), but UNLV defeated UTEP, 2-0, at Eller Media Stadium on Sunday on the final day of the Wilson/DeMarini Desert Classic.