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Elderly man tasered during Texas traffic stop

At 76-years-old, Pete Vasquez stands just five-feet-five-inches tall and weighs a slight 145 pounds. Now he is at the center of a police dash cam video that is causing outrage in Victoria, Texas.

Trees for Troops delivers holiday cheer at Fort Bliss

Trees for Troops and Fedex are celebrating their 10th year delivering Christmas cheer, giving away over 17,000 Christmas trees to military families this December. About 400 of those trees have made their way to Fort Bliss. 

This week in NMSU men's and women's hoops

The New Mexico State athletics department has a few events for Aggie fans this week. Remember to follow the Aggies on Twitter (@nmstateaggies), Facebook (NM State Aggies), and Instagram (nmstateaggies).

NMSU sophomore earns Player of the Week award

New Mexico State sophomore Moriah Mack has been named the Western Athletic Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for the week of Dec. 8-14, the conference announced Monday.

LCPD identifies robbery suspect killed in smoke shop

Las Cruces Police have identified the alleged robbery suspect who was shot and killed inside a Las Cruces smoke shop on Sunday evening as 24-year-old Luciano Acuna.

Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Office offers new online reporting system

Victims of certain crimes that happen within Doña Ana County can now file a report with the Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Office using a new online system.

Teen calls for help after man allegedly attempts to drown mother

A 14-year-old Dona Ana County teen reportedly saved his mother from serious harm at the hands of her live-in boyfriend, and known Sprint car driver over the weekend.

Brenham Synagogue moving to Austin, and a new life


Caught on Cam: Cops to the rescue

Police officers have been in the spotlight lately for some questionable behavior caught on camera. But two Tukwila, Washington police officers were caught on camera doing a very good thing: saving a man's life.

Photo with Santa Palooza

     "Photo with Santa Palooza" is a community event to help low income families this christmas. Victor Urbina the creator of the event. We talk to him about what people can expect and how to sign up to participate.

Aldea Developer seeks incentives agreement for I-10 overpass construction

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Happy anniversary to the Gordon family!

We had a very special Service Salute Monday morning. The photos were sent to us by Angela Gordon.

State Law Could Short-Circuit Battery Breakthrough

Texas’ largest power line company says it has found a way to quickly revolutionize the state’s electrical grid, making it more reliable and friendlier to renewable energy without driving up consumer costs.

Man injured in Central El Paso shooting

A man was rushed to the hospital after an overnight shooting in Central El Paso.

EPCSO investigating 'unattended death' in Canutillo

El Paso County Sheriff's Deputies responded to an unattended death in Canutillo Sunday evening.