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Paws for Presents: EPFD and Chihuahuas team up for toy drive

The El Paso Fire Department and the El Paso Chihuahuas have teamed together to make the holiday season brighter for children as they proudly present “Paws for Presents,” a toy drive benefiting the Child Crisis Center.

Obama Immigration Plan Could Affect Thousands in Texas

President Obama on Thursday made good on his promise and said he will use his executive authority to grant millions of undocumented immigrants a work permit and a reprieve from deportation proceedings.

How About Another 3 Feet, Buffalo?

It certainly has been cold around the Borderland this week.  Our lows Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday were 26, 28, and 25 respectively.  We've chilled down to 21 in Las Cruces two mornings this week, and Alamogordo woke up to 17!

TRAFFIC ALERT: Two pedestrians dead following crash near UTEP

El Paso Police say that the two pedestrians who were struck in the 2900 block of N. Mesa as they crossed the street just before noon Thursday morning have died.

Early November crash turns fatal

A November 8, 2014 crash on El Paso's West side has turned fatal, according to police.

REPORT: FSU shooter believed police were bugging his phone and car

Update: David Baca lives in the same apartment building May lived in Las Cruces. Baca said May lived there until about a month ago.

Man crushed, killed by semi-truck identified

UPDATE: The El Paso County Sheriff's Office annouced the man who died in Wednesday's industrial accident was Javier Arteaga Loya, a part-time employee at Gateway West S&S Truck Sales.

Annual Matthew "Gordo" Olivas benefit car show this Saturday

The family of an El Paso boy who died last year from a rare heart condition is raising money for other families in similar situations.

EPPD identifies pedestrian struck by car in NE El Paso Wednesday night

El Paso Police say a man is recovering after being struck by a car in Northeast El Paso just after 5 p.m. Wednesday evening.

Local folklorico dancing at Disneyland

A local ballet folklorico company is making it to the big time. The group, Valle del Sol, has been performing in the Sun City for 27 years. This weekend they take their dancing on the road to perform at Disneyland.

LCPD wants you to shop safe this holiday season

The Las Cruces Police Department is encouraging holiday shoppers to follow some basic safety tips that can help keep them out of harm’s way.

A mother sending her love to her deployed solider

Thursday's Service Salute was sent to us by Susan Brandon. The picture is of her son, Captain Zachary Brandon and his younger sister, Ashley, when he returned from deployment in Afghanistan in 2012.

9 Online: Normal Barbie debut meet 'Lammily'

On today's 9 online snap chat lets you share more than just pictures, a normal Barbie doll and the grand opening of delicious restaurant

Cinderella Returns: Check out the trailer

 The trailer for 2015's "Cinderella" doesn't feature any singing mice, but it's magical all the same.