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Motorcyclist killed Sunday in Las Cruces crash

A 37-year-old motorcyclist was killed late Sunday night on Highway 70 in Las Cruces after he slammed into the back of an SUV near Sonoma Ranch Boulevard.

AIGA El Paso announces chapter launch, free inaugural exhibition

AIGA El Paso is pleased to announce their official chapter launch event, Eye Opener, happening Thursday, March 26, from 6 - 9 p.m. at The Station, 500 W. Overland, Ste. 250.

Do Owl Decoys keep your yard & garden safe from pesky birds & animals?

Spring is upon us and the animals and bird are looking to mate nest and eat.

'Manhattan Heights Rapist' set to be sentenced in court

The so-called 'Manhattan Heights Rapist,' Arturo Valtierra Payan will be sentenced Monday in court after pleading guilty to three open counts of aggravated sexual assault in a second rape case.

U.S. Coast Guard pursues Mexican lanchas poaching off South Texas

The Coast Guard pursued two Mexican fishing crews in the waters off South Texas on Friday afternoon, interdicting one of them.

Spring hiking ideas

We finally said farewell to the Winter season and welcomed Spring with nice cool weather.

Jockey Gary Stevens calls Sunland Derby "Ideal Trip"

Hall of Famer Gary Stevens has been the winning jockey for three Kentucky Derbies and appears he may be the favorite to win a fourth after he and horse Firing Line blew away the field to win the 13th Sunland Derby by 15 length Saturday.

City, contractor point fingers over stalled Northeast park project

A park dispute between the City of El Paso and a local contractor has both sides pointing fingers at one another. It all has to do with the new six-acre Barron Park in Northeast El Paso, located next to Barron Elementary School.

El Pasoan Hernandez added to USMNT U23 Team

U.S. Men's National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann will bring 23 players to Europe for important friendlies against Denmark and Switzerland in preparation for the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup.

Services set for El Paso officer killed in funeral procession

Services have been set for the El Paso Police officer killed this week while assisting a funeral procession while off-duty in East El Paso.

Rhinos Advance With 8-1 Win Over Blazers

Should anyone think special teams aren¹t that important in hockey, the El Paso Rhinos could set you straight.

Report: Nevada courting ex-UTEP coach Barbee

Former UTEP head coach Tony Barbee could be targeted to take over at Nevada, according to CBSSports.com. CBS college basketball insider Gary Parrish reports the two sides are expected to meet early next week.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Lanes blocked along I-10 West in West El Paso

UPDATE: Traffic is back to normal. Original: Several lanes appeared to blocked along I-10 West at the Resler Exit late Sunday night.

18-wheelers to be diverted to Bridge of the Americas

Starting Monday, hundreds of 18-wheelers will be crossing into El Paso from Juarez through the Bridge of the Americas. This is because 18-wheelers that usually use the Zaragoza International Bridge are being diverted to BOTA.

Favorite Firing Line takes top place at Sunland Derby

Victory doesn't come much easier than it did for Firing Line and jockey Gary Stevens on Sunday afternoon, winners of the 13th running of the $800,000 Sunland Derby.