Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 1:34pm

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UTEP back in the Sun Bowl Saturday vs Southern Miss

UTEP (4-3, 2-1 Conference USA) and Southern Miss (3-5, 1-3 C-USA) will meet on Saturday in the Sun Bowl. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m. This will mark the seventh matchup between the two programs.

NMSU football to host Texas State Saturday

The New Mexico State football team (2-6, 1-3 SBC) faces Sun Belt Conference opponent Texas State, Saturday, Nov. 1 at 2 p.m. (MT) inside Aggie Memorial Stadium in Las Cruces, New Mexico.

UTEP softball releases 2015 schedule

UTEP softball head coach Tobin Echo-Hawk announced the 2015 softball schedule on Tuesday.

Mesa Air set to move facility to El Paso

Phoenix-based Mesa Airlines will be setting up a maintenance shop at El Paso International Airport.

November dates for free medical services for seniors announced

The program “Vaccinations for Health” that teams up the El Paso Fire Department with the El Paso Health Department to provide free flu and pneumonia vaccines for seniors will continue through November with the following dates and lo

El Pasoan killed after Midland motorcycle pursuit

An El Paso man is killed after being thrown from his motorcycle after an alleged pursuit in Midland.

Costco: Our employees 'deserve' Thanksgiving off

At Costco, the Black Friday deals won't begin until, well, Friday. The warehouse retail chain will again stay closed on Thanksgiving this year, bucking the trend of retailers opening their doors earlier and earlier.

CBP officers find drugs strapped to paraplegic man

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations officers working at the Presidio port of entry seized 1.3 pounds of crystal methamphetamine last week. The drugs were taped to the legs of a paraplegic man.

UPDATE: Deputy charged with murder after shooting fellow deputy

The Santa Fe County Sheriff's Deputy suspected of shooting and killing a fellow deputy early Tuesday morning has been charged with an open count of murder.

IHOP is serving up spooky pancakes for customers

IHOP restaurants nationwide are giving families a safe place to celebrate Halloween. They are offering kids 12 and under a free Scary Face Pancake on October 31 from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Motorcyclist dies after early morning wreck

A motorcyclist injured in a single-vehicle wreck early Tuesday morning has died. El Paso Police say 63-year-old Kenneth Bass was riding a 2007 silver Honda Goldwing eastbound on Paisano, near Downtown El Paso.

Las Cruces teen sentenced to prison on murder charges

A Las Cruces teenager will spend the 29 and a half years of his life behind bars.

Las Cruces inmate sentenced for killing fellow inmate

A Las Cruces murderer got 26 more years tacked onto his sentence for killing a fellow inmate. Dominic Montoya was found guilty by a jury back in June of this year over the murder of Adam Avalos in 2006.  

McCoy leads Washington to win vs Dallas

Former Texas Longhorn quarterback Colt McCoy did not have much success in the NFL while in Cleveland, and it was thought he would languish behind Robert Griffin III in Washington...

Police ID woman killed crossing East EP street

El Paso Police have identified the woman struck and killed Monday night in East El Paso.