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Texas plumbing truck lands in the hands of Islamic militants

A small town plumbing company in Texas is making quite a name for itself, but not in a good way.

LCPD names 6-year-old an Honorary Member of SWAT team

The Las Cruces Police initiated its newest SWAT Team member on Wednesday night.

Miner Soccer Honored

UTEP soccer sophomore Aleah Davis has been named as the institution’s recipient of the 2014 Conference USA Fall Spirit Service Award, as announced by league commissioner Britton Banowsky Wednesday afternoon.

Hurd family property named to National Historic Register thanks to NMSU grad

A New Mexico State University graduate’s final project has succeeded on a national level.

Franklin HS offensive coordinator named head football coach at Pebble Hills HS

The former Offensive Coordinator at Franklin High School has been named the first-ever head football coach at Socorro ISD's new high school, Pebble Hills High for the 2015-2016 school year.

Holiday stress a factor for spike in domestic violence

"I told you, we shouldn't have gone, you made me go," said Sandra Garacia, Client Services Director at the El Paso Center Against Family Violence.

SISD responds to 'Taco Dog' drama

Some parents in Socorro Independent School District are up in arms over a particular food item that showed up on their kids' plates earlier this week.

El Paso zoo stunned by the loss of 17-year-old Arabian Sand Cat

The death of 17-year-old Arabian Sand Cat, Naiade, at the El Paso Zoo has stunned the zoo community.

UTEP'S community service earns national recognition

The Corporation for National and Community Service recently announced that The University of Texas at El Paso is included in the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.

Rabid fox found in El Paso, city urges citizens to vaccinate pets

Animal Services of El Paso confirms that they captured a rabid fox last week, and are now reminding the community to vaccinate their household pets against rabies.

Autopsy Reveals Details of Police Shooting

      An autopsy report for a man killed by El Paso Police officers is out. The man was shot outside a central El Paso hotel two months ago. According to the autopsy report, Marco Antonio Perez was shot seven times.

9 Online: 10 Most Fascinating People

The list is out for 'The Most Fascinating People of 2014' along with the '2015 Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame inductees and more 'Frozen' talk! Kids can't seem to stop singing the tune "Let it go!"

Will It Work: Potty Putter

In Wednesday's Will It Work, Monica Cortez tested out the Potty Putter.

Murders Up, but El Paso Still Safe, Lawmakers Say

EL PASO — After four years running as the safest city of its size in the nation, El Paso will close out 2014 with an 80 percent increase in murders.