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A 65-year-old man and his son were arrested in connection with a violent family fight that left a man seriously injured in Central El Paso.
Posted: July 26, 2017, 10:32 pm
Check out this handy list of events at or associated with Fort Bliss and the military community.
Posted: July 26, 2017, 9:11 pm
Two crashes on either side of I-10 near Hawkins close the interstate, detour traffic as police investigate and clear the scene.
Posted: July 26, 2017, 8:11 pm
Adolfo Duran, 37, of San Elizario, was arrested on two counts of aggravated robbery and a robbery charge, officials said.
Posted: July 26, 2017, 7:49 pm
Four hundred El Pasoans converged on Clint for Cantaloupe Day.
Posted: July 26, 2017, 7:44 pm
After being questioned by police, one of the Guatemalans said their “guide” left them at the edge of the river bank and told them, “There’s the river; cross it however you can.”
Posted: July 26, 2017, 6:16 pm
Lt. Col. Chris Chung will lead the Desert Knights on a rotation to one of the Army's premier training centers and support Fort Bliss' 2nd Brigade there.
Posted: July 26, 2017, 5:59 pm
Gen. David G. Perkins, commander of Training and Doctrine Command, spoke to about 100 civic, business and Army leaders.
Posted: July 26, 2017, 5:57 pm
El Paso has long seen low voter turnout in its elections. Numbers among its youngest age group are even lower. One group is trying to change that.
Posted: July 26, 2017, 5:45 pm
City approves to amend the Northwest Upper Valley master plan to accommodate the construction of a new development in a 100-acre lot.
Posted: July 26, 2017, 4:29 pm

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump abruptly declared a ban Wednesday on transgender troops serving anywhere in the U.S. military, catching the Pentagon flat-footed and unable to explain what it called Trump's "guidance." His proclamation, on Twitter rather than any formal announcement, drew bipartisan denunciations and threw currently serving transgender soldiers into limbo.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: July 26, 2017, 6:36 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — After seven years of emphatic campaign promises, Senate Republicans demonstrated Wednesday they don't have the stomach to repeal "Obamacare" when it really counts, as the Senate voted 55-45 to reject legislation undoing major portions of Barack Obama's law without replacing it.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: July 26, 2017, 6:07 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Wednesday that Electronics giant Foxconn will build a $10 billion factory in Wisconsin that's expected to create 3,000 jobs.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: July 26, 2017, 5:36 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Most LGBT-rights activists never believed Donald Trump's campaign promises to be their friend. But with his move Wednesday to ban transgender people from military service, on top of other actions and appointments, they now see him as openly hostile.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: July 26, 2017, 4:48 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Criminal prosecutions are rare for people who fail to register as foreign agents, according to a top Justice Department official who testified Wednesday about an obscure law receiving new attention amid investigations into contacts between the Trump campaign and Russia.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: July 26, 2017, 3:11 pm


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