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UTEP Women to Play Saturday

UTEP will play for the final time before taking a break for the holiday season when it welcomes Prairie View A&M to the Don Haskins Center for a 2 p.m. contest on Saturday.

UPDATE: Missing man found, recovering at area hospital

UPDATE: El Paso Police tell us that 32-year-old Steven Ortiz was located and is being treated at an area hospital. They would like to thank the community for their assistance in locating Mr. Ortiz.

Juarez teen who posed as North Texas 6th grader allegedly fondled 3rd grader

The 17-year-old Juarez boy who was reported missing this summer and was later found posing as a sixth grader in a north Texas elementary school has now been charged with indecency with a child/sexual contact (fondling) stemming from the ongoing

LCPD charges elderly man suspected in hit-and-run crash that injured twin teenage girls

Las Cruces Police arrested and charged the elderly man suspected of seriously inujuring two twin teenage girls in a hit-and-run crash on Picacho Avenue Monday afternoon.

Analysis: The tax that consumers are ignoring

 

Shoppers not sold on extreme store hours

With only six more days until Christmas, some retailers are going to desparate lengths to squeeze in last minute sales. Some are even staying open for more than 100 hours straight, but not everyone is sold on the idea.

A push to award a degree to a symbol of injustice

 

Comedian Kevin Hart announces El Paso tour date

Comedian Kevin Hart has announced an El Paso stop on his upcoming "What Now"  tour. The date was announced Friday afternoon by officials from Visit El Paso.

Low Juarez Homicide Rate

     Juarez has seen twenty murders in the month of December. The city has seen at least two murders just this week. Nonetheless, according to city statistics, Juarez should see it's lowest homicide rate in years.

Charity Christmas Party Benefits Foster Children

Traviezos Motorcycle Club is sponsoring a Charity Christmas Party benefiting foster children on Saturday, December 20th at 1p.m.. It's being held at the American Legion, 221 Poplar in Anthony, Texas. 

As statewide smoking ban stalls, cities go it alone

 

Central Texas meteorologist on the mend

An intense manhunt continues in central Texas following following the shooting of KCEN meteorologist Patrick Crawford.

9 Online:People Awards Magazine recap

Since 1951 The Miss World Pageant has been doing more than just showcasing beauty. and now they have made a decision to truly reflect their motto.

Reel Review: 'Night at the Museum-Secret of the Tomb' and 'Top 5'

"Night at the Museum- Secret of the Tomb" - The third installment of the series opens in Theaters tonight, and whereas I was completely satisfied with the first film, my interest in this movie this time around, was to see Robin Willia

EPCC enrollment offices open through Holiday Break

Even though most of El Paso Community College campus offices will be closed through the Holiday break, there is one office that will remain open for students.