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New hybrid cardiovascular operating room opens in El Paso

The new Hybrid Cardiovascular Operating Room at Del Sol Medical Center officially opened Friday.  The hospital said the new $3.5 million state-of-the-art facility will give patients faster, and less invasive, treatment.

Free backpacks for all El Paso area students

Thousands of local students are getting a big back to school gift. Today, students from the Bel-Air and Hanks High School JROTC programs spent the afternoon stuffing 2,500 backpacks with school supplies.

Canutillo experiencing population boom and influx of new businesses, including Nautica store

The western and northwestern portions of El Paso County are welcoming a “flood” of new stores, restaurants, service providers and residents according to County Commissioner Patrick Abeln.

NMSU football practice report #13

The New Mexico State University football team participated in a scrimmage, Thursday, Aug. 14 and held a regular practice, Friday, Aug. 15 on the practice field, next to Aggie Memorial Stadium.

El Paso Children's Hospital CEO resigns

The interim CEO at El Paso Children's Hospital has resigned. Ray Dziesinski was hired back in April as the hospital's second Chief Executive Officer.

Grand Jury Indicts Perry Over Integrity Unit Veto

A grand jury indicted Gov. Rick Perry on Friday on charges of abuse of power and coercion as part of an ethics inquiry into his veto of funding for the state’s public integrity unit.

PHOTOS: Houston residents claim UFO flew over city

Pictures posted on Twitter earlier this week show something floating through the skies over the Houston area.

Body run over by tractor on San Antonio's west side

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Sun Belt goes behind the scenes during football media days

The Sun Belt Conference put together a video to show fans a behind the scenes look at SBC Football Media Days, which was recently held in New Orleans.

Las Cruces man receives 30 year sentence after admitting to assaulting child

A 56-year-old man was sentenced to 30 years behind bars after admitting to sexually assaulting a 7-year-old family member in a Las Cruces court Thursday.

NMSU's new turf nearly done at Aggie Memorial Stadium

Aggie Memorial Stadium's new field turf should be done within the next week in time for the 2014-15 football season.

Holloman keeps the future of Air Force flying

Recently, Holloman's mission has transformed from projecting combat airpower to training the next generation of combat pilots. Among its many aircraft, Holloman is the premier training base to both the MQ-1 Predator and the MQ-9 Reaper.

Miners complete training camp in Alpine

The offense showed improvement from last Saturday’s scrimmage, scoring four touchdowns, while the defense found pay dirt again in UTEP’s second scrimmage of the season on Friday morning at Jackson Field.

Doug-istan: Texas man tries to start country in someone's house

You might recall the popular Family Guy episode when the main character Peter seceded from the United States. Well, it was no joke Monday when Doug Leguin here tried to start his own country in someone else's house!

UMC needs help identifying unresponsive patient

University Medical Center is reaching out to the El Paso and surrounding communities this afternoon asking their assistance identifying a man who is currently unresponsive after being transported to the hospital by ambulance earlier this week.<