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Perry calls for travel ban from Ebola outbreak countries

  Gov. Rick Perry today announced the first recommendations issued by the Texas Task Force on Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response. Gov. Perry created the task force, headed by Dr. Brett P.

DPS: Texas fugitive with violent past wanted

 The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Alfredo Rangel, 37, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his arrest.

Repeat sex offender sentenced for distribution of child porn from El Paso Library

A 34-year-old El Paso man was sentenced to 30 years in federal prison followed by a lifetime of supervised release for distributing child pornography from a terminal at the El Paso Public Library in Downtown El Paso.

UTEP soccer to host UT San Antonio sunday

The UTEP soccer team will welcome in-state and league rival UTSA to town for a 1 p.m. match-up at University Field on Sunday.

Winter Outlook: Colder than Normal for the Borderland

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Agency (NOAA) just put out their forecast for the upcoming 2014-15 winter. The big news is that the South central US is forecast to be some 44% cooler/colder than normal.

UPDATE: Teen killed in rollover near NMSU campus identified

UPDATE: Las Cruces Police are asking for anyone who may have witnessed the crash to call LCPD investigators at (575) 526-0795. EARLIER:

Early Voting starts Monday, October 20th in the Borderland

Texans can begin casting their ballots for the mid-term elections on Monday, October 20th at polling locations throughout the county.

$12,000 Diamond Ring up for grabs as part of El Paso Ring Dash

Get ready to Dash! On Saturday, October 18h, Ben Bridge Jeweler will give away an A. JAFFE double halo cushion cut diamond engagement ring valued at $12,000.

Reel Review: 'Fury'

He's back. Brad Pitt. He's burly and rough and gruff, and going behind enemy lines in a last hurrah effort to save the U.S. and the rest of the allies against the Nazi's  in the last month of WWII.

Supreme Court to decide what a billboard is worth

  It's been eight years since the state condemned land and cleared away two billboards standing in the way of an expanding Interstate 10 in Houston.

Lab supervisor who may have handled Ebola samples quarantined on cruse ship

A Dallas health worker is under voluntary quarantine on board a Carnival cruise ship in the Caribbean. The U.S. State Department says the person may have handled lab specimens from Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan, who died.

Who is the 'clipboard guy'?

He's been dubbed "Clipboard Guy", the man that stood, without protective gear, amazingly close to Ebola patient Amber Vinson as she was being transported to Atlanta's Emory Hospital.

Creative Italian dishes that are easy to make

Creamy Artichoke Sauce Ingredients: - 8 oz artichoke hearts, liquid reserved                  

Man arrested for allegedly performing sexual acts with toy at department store

A Florida man is behind bars after he allegedly performed sexual acts with a toy at a department store.

Team helps raise money for coach battling cancer

Rafa Tovar is the Blue Devils t-ball coach, and wont let anything stand in the way of him and his team. Not even cancer. Tovar has stage four lung, liver and colon cancer. He was diagnosed back in July 2012.