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Police identify 7-11 clerk shot and killed in Far East El Paso

EL PASO, Texas - Detectives with the Crimes Against Persons Unit identified the 7-11 clerk killed in Far East El Paso as 25-year old Arbin Iglesias. The investigation into Wednesday morning's murder at the gasoline station on the 2100 block of Zaragosa continues, police said.


El Paso Coyotes player dies in serious crash on Border Highway Tuesday

EL PASO, Texas - A member of the El Paso Coyotes professional soccer team died in a serious crash on the Border Highway Tuesday night, according to team leadership. Frank Briones died in the crash, which involved a tractor trailer, near Zaragoza Road right before 8 p.m.


Living waste-free in El Paso: A nine-part series

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) - As part of a nine-day special report, KTSM Reporter Estefania Seyffert is challenging herself to live nine days waste-free. Over the course of the experiment, she will share tips, examine the trends, identify the problems and find solutions.


Report: O'Rourke, 2020 candidates already targets of social media attack

(KTSM) - He hasn't said whether he's running for president, but former El Paso Congressman Beto O'Rourke appears to have found himself the target of an alleged social media attack.


El Paso VA Health Care System expanding Medical Foster Home program

EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) — The El Paso VA Health Care System is seeking to grow the Medical Foster Home program in El Paso and expand into Las Cruces, New Mexico. and are looking for additional homes in both areas.


Trial begins for EPPD officer accused of shooting a man dead

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) - The trial of an El Paso Police officer accused of killing a man with possible mental illness began on Wednesday. The defendant, Officer Mando Kenneth Gomez, is facing one count of manslaughter for allegedly shooting and killing Erik Emmanuel Salas Sanchez in April 2015.


Police investigating far east El Paso incident

El Paso police confirm a convenience store clerk has died in far east El Paso. Officers said they responded around 5:30 a.m. Wednesday after someone called to say they couldn't find the store clerk at the 7-Eleven on Zaragoza Road and Sun Fire Boulevard.


Texas death row sentence overturned by U.S. Supreme Court

EL PASO, Texas - The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that a Texas death row inmate can't be executed because he is intellectually disabled. The case involving Bobby James Moore is the one that El Paso state representative Joe Moody and other state lawmakers have been using as the basis for a push for d


Sun City Dance Classic competition set for Coliseum this Weekend

Hundreds of talented dancers from across the Southwest will step into the spotlight at the annual Sun City Dance Classic at the El Paso County Coliseum, located at 4100 East Paisano.


Crime scene investigation on Zaragoza in East El Paso

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) - A crime scene investigation is underway in the 2100 block of Zaragoza, the El Paso Police Department said. Police sent an alert about the incident at about 6:24 a.m. and are expected to release more details this morning.


My daughter's death doesn't have to be in vain; El Paso dad in national spotlight

EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14) — An El Paso father is in the national spotlight and getting recognized by President Trump. Dan Ferguson’s daughter Mandy Ferguson Weyant was killed in a hit-and-run crash on Thanksgiving. The suspect is an undocumented immigrant.


Watch 360 video of President Trump's El Paso rally

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) - President Donald Trump's El Paso rally dominated the news cycle following his Feb. 11 visit. KTSM recorded the first part of his speech with a 360 camera.


EPPD: Teens in car with expired registration were transporting pot and THC

EL PASO, Texas - Police in Central El Paso arrested three teenagers on drug charges after a traffic stop on the 500 block of South Oregon. Officers pulled over the Toyota Avalon - allegedly driven by 18-year old Sergio Luna - after noticing the expired July 2018 inspection and registration sticker.


Texas Teen Warns of the Dangers of Trying to Get the Perfect Selfie After He Fell Off a Bridge

A Texas teen is speaking out after a selfie almost ended his life. On November 12, Triston Bailey was driving home from a Dallas Stars ice hockey game with his friends when the group decided to quickly pull over and snap a selfie off of the Margaret McDermott Bridge in Dallas, according to Fox 4 New


District contests, events challenge SISD students

Team SISD students are gearing up for competitions, events and more endless opportunities to learn in challenging and fun ways this spring. SISD provides students unique ways to explore the fun of robotics and technology, bond with their families, and grow as readers and mathematicians. The many off


Drugs, argument led to Central El Paso stabbing that killed one man

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) - Police said drugs usage and an argument led to a stabbing that killed a 21-year-old man in Central El Paso on Tuesday night. Carlos Alberto Elias, 21, was stabbed to death at about 8:37 p.m. in the 1000 block of Nevada.


Murder investigation underway in central El Paso

El Paso police are investigating a stabbing. It happened around 10 p.m. Tuesday on the 1000 block of Nevada Way, south of El Paso High School. Police said the man died at the hospital.


One killed in border highway crash in El Paso Lower Valley

(KTSM) - One person was killed in a collision on El Paso's Cesar Chavez border highway Tuesday night, according to police. The crashed happened shortly before 8 p.m. on Loop 375 East near Zaragoza and involved a semi-truck and another vehicle, an EPPD spokesman said.


EPPD: Store clerk found dead

EL PASO, Texas - The El Paso Police Department is investigating what they are calling a "suspicious death" outside of a convenience store on the far east side. Authorities were called to the 7-Eleven store on the 2100 block of N. Zaragoza Road around 5:30 a.m. Wednesday.


Things People Say When You Tell Them You're from El Paso

"How hot does it get there?" (Unbearably, sometimes, but we deal.) "How’s the Mexican food down there?" (Delicious. And authentic, thank you!) "You guys are right by Mexico, huh?" (Yup, both of them – New and old.)