Aug, 28

Freight container coffee shop to open in Downtown El Paso this fall

Train freight containers are becoming commercial centerpieces in El Paso.

Aug, 28

County commissioners question UMC over El Paso Children’s Hosptial debt

County commissioners Wednesday continued to question University Medical Center of El Paso officials over El Paso Children’s Hospital and how it will continue to affect UMC’s future finances.

Aug, 28

High school football capsule

When: 6:30 p.m. today. Where: Irvin High School’s Tony Shaw Field. Records: Season opener for both teams Last week: N/A Top players to watch: Eastwood has Mark Torrez, QB (1,921 yards last year),

Aug, 28

Manhattan Heights victims describe rapist’s violence

The brutality of the attacks by the man charged with a series of rapes last year in the Manhattan Heights neighborhood of El Paso were described in detail by the victims in the penalty phase in one of the cases. ›› Live Twitter updates: Sentencing phase in Arturo Valtierra-Payan trial

Aug, 28

FBI probe possibly looks at fraud allegations at Anamarc College

FBI agents possibly looking at fraud allegations Wednesday morning raided two campuses of Anamarc College, which closed abruptly this summer, and the home of the owners of the college. ›› Photos: FBI agents raid Anamarc College

Aug, 28

4 killed in plane crash in Las Cruces

LAS CRUCES >> Four people were killed when the small plane they were in crashed Wednesday near the Southern New Mexico State Fairgrounds, west of Las Cruces.

Aug, 27

Shooting by 9-year-old girl with Uzi stirs debate over guns

PHOENIX (AP) – “All right, full auto,” the firing-range instructor tells a 9-year-old girl. She braces the Uzi submachine gun and opens fire at a black-silhouette target. But the recoil wrenches the fully automatic weapon upward, and the instructor is shot in the head and killed.

Aug, 27

4 new confirmed cases of West Nile Virus in El Paso

El Paso has four new confirmed cases of West Nile virus, city public health officials said today.