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Texas bomb probe may turn on trace of lint or random video clip

Posted by Roberto Cline on March 19, 2018 (Comments Closed)

In the hunt for whoever is responsible for four bombings in Texas, investigators hope to crack the case by finding a sliver of forensic evidence or a telling video clip linking the attacker to the scene of at least one of the attacks, in which two people died and four were wounded. Experts who have […]

Another explosion rocks Texas capital and injures woman

Posted by Roberto Cline on March 13, 2018 (Comments Closed)

Investigators believe a package bomb that killed a teenager and wounded a woman in Austin on Monday is linked to a similar bombing that killed a man elsewhere in the city this month, and they’re considering whether race was a factor because all of the victims were black. Shortly after police Chief Brian Manley held […]

Preview: Race for El Paso County Judge

Posted by Roberto Cline on March 7, 2018 (Comments Closed)

County Judge Candidates: John Cook (left) Laura Enriquez (middle) and Ricardo Samaniego (right) EL PASO, Texas – The winner of Tuesday’s Democratic primary in the County Judge race will run unopposed in November since no Republican candidates entered the race. The democrats include former El Paso Mayor John Cook, attorney Laura Enriquez and entrepreneur Ricardo […]

El Paso Joins the United Soccer League for 2019 Season

Posted by Roberto Cline on March 1, 2018 (Comments Closed)

EL PASO, Texas – United Soccer League (USL) officials announced today that El Paso, Texas will be the next addition to the league for the 2019 season, continuing the USL’s growth in the Southwest United States. The new club will be led by MountainStar Sports Group (MSSG), which also owns and operates the El Paso […]

Alabama, Texas, Florida set to hold executions on same night

Posted by Roberto Cline on February 23, 2018 (Comments Closed)

If executions set for Alabama, Texas and Florida are carried out Thursday as scheduled, it would mark the first time in more than eight years that three convicted killers were put to death in the U.S. on the same day. According to statistics kept by the Washington, D.C.-based Death Penalty Information Center, it’s not uncommon […]

Motion filed to drop charges against former El Paso County sheriff, undersheriff

Posted by Roberto Cline on February 17, 2018 (Comments Closed)

Terry Maketa walking into the courtroom on June 27, 2017. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Less than a month after a retrial for former El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa that resulted in a deadlock for some charges and acquittal for others, prosecutors filed a motion to drop the outstanding charges. Maketa was accused of extortion […]

Driver strikes electrical pole in west El Paso

Posted by Roberto Cline on February 11, 2018 (Comments Closed)

EL PASO, Texas – A driver in west El Paso hits an electrical pole but walks away with minor injuries. The incident happened at Thorn and Woodbine. Officers on scene told ABC-7 that the driver may have been driving under the influence of alcohol. No outages in the area have been reported. Source Article

El Paso groom who suffered stroke weds bride in hospital that saved his life

Posted by Roberto Cline on February 5, 2018 (Comments Closed)

After almost two months of being hospitalized with a near-fatal stroke, 37-year-old Robert Valdez wed his bride Alis Romo Thursday in the chapel of the hospital that saved his life, the Hospitals of Providence Sierra Campus in Central El Paso. Wochit Buy Photo Robert Valdez used all his strength and leaned on a cane to […]

Border Patrol agents discover 75-foot tunnel in El Paso

Posted by Roberto Cline on January 30, 2018 (Comments Closed)

EL PASO, Texas – Authorities are working to determine the origin and purpose of a 75-foot tunnel discovered near downtown El Paso on Thursday. The tunnel was discovered after a cave-in occurred as employees from the Texas Department of Transportation constructed a roadway. TxDOT employees brought the collapse to the attention of nearby Border Patrol […]

El Paso gathers in show of unity, sisterhood during Women’s March

Posted by Roberto Cline on January 24, 2018 (Comments Closed)

Buy Photo El Paso came together in a show of unity and sisterhood on Sunday afternoon. About 500 women and men, of all ages, joined together for El Paso’s take on the Women’s March, a national grassroots effort now in its second year. They braved stiff winds and cool temperatures, gathered at Centennial Plaza at […]