26, Mar 2015 - El Paso, TX Controversy brews as jury selection begins for the accused killer of Chris Kyle
EL PASO, Texas -Jury selection is set to begin Thursday in the trial of a former Marine who is accused of murdering Chris Kyle.Kyle’s life story was told in the blockbuster movie"American Sniper." It grossed hundreds of millions of dollars. Now the
26, Mar 2015 - El Paso, TX Fabens ISD feels impact as migrant families flee Guadalupe violence
EL PASO, Texas -- As more families seek asylum in the Borderland, the Fabens Independent School District said they are seeing a rise in more students within the district seeking asylum. According to immigration attorneys in El Paso, migrant families from
26, Mar 2015 - El Paso, TX After closing arguments, Edgardo Flores found guilty of manslaughter
EL PASO, Texas -- The prosecution and defense presented closing arguments in the trial of a man involved in a car crash that killed a Texas state trooper. The jury began deliberating in this case around 2 p.m. Friday. Edgardo Flores is charged with aggrav
26, Mar 2015 - El Paso, TX Trial begins for man accused of causing crash that killed state trooper
EL PASO, Texas – The trial of a man accused of causing a car crash that killed a Texas State Trooper began Tuesday. Investigators said Edgardo Flores ran a red light and slammed into Trooper Javier Arana’s unit in March 2012. The crash happen
26, Mar 2015 - El Paso, TX Massive flow of Guadalupe immigrants seek asylum in the Borderland
EL PASO, Texas -- Violence may be dwindling down in Cuidad Juarez, but in the town of Guadalupe, just east of there, it has escalated to an all-time high. Immigration attorneys in the Borderland said that because of the increasing violence in the Valley
26, Mar 2015 - El Paso, TX Witnesses take the stand in 2nd Manhattan Heights rape incident
EL PASO, Texas---Witnesses from both El Paso County and Fort Worth testified Monday in the Manhattan Heights rape trial of Arturo Valtierra Payan. Valtierra Payan has already received four life sentences and 99 years in prison for a separate attack that
26, Mar 2015 - El Paso, TX Update: Body shop owner ordered to pay $2,000 to victims
EL PASO, Texas -- Cesar Lopez, currently the owner of Formula One Auto Collision in East El Paso, was found guilty of deceptive trade practices Tuesday in a jury trial in county court. The case was prosecuted by the El Paso Count
25, Mar 2015 - El Paso, TX Former VA union president accused of stealing $60k from members
EL PASO, Texas – The former president of the union representing local Veteran Affairs workers faces accusations that he stole nearly $60,000 from the organization. Paul Florez was indicted in federal court and he insists he is not guilty. The gran
25, Mar 2015 - Top 11 January traffic violations listed
EL PASO, Texas - The top three traffic violations issued in January were failure to maintain financial responsibility, driving without a driver’s license or expired license and driving without or an expired motored vehicle inspection sticker, accord
25, Mar 2015 - Find out if you have outstanding warrants in El Paso here
EL PASO, Texas – The El Paso Municipal Court posted a 92-page warrant list in the El Paso Times and El Diario on Sunday. If your name is listed in Sunday’s paper, you can pay your warrants online or in person. Click on the link below to find
24, Mar 2015 - El Paso sheriff vows new emphasis on Tom Clements murder investigation
Two years after Colorado prisons chief Tom Clements was shot dead at his doorstep in Monument — and the main suspect was killed days later in a gunfight with Texas lawmen — no one has been arrested and little is known about the homicide investigation.
24, Mar 2015 - King, TX Red light violators captured on camera
EL PASO, Texas - Video captured at several El Paso intersections equipped with red light cameras show crashes that could have been avoided if the traffic laws were obeyed. The El Paso Municipal Court released the montage of crashes captured on the camera
24, Mar 2015 - El Paso, TX El Paso Bishop Mark Seitz statement on immigration
El PASO, Texas - After the announcement Monday about a federal court halting president Obama's executive actions on immigration, El Paso Mark Seitz had the following statement: "Our prayers continue to go out to those many youth and adults caught be
24, Mar 2015 - Mills, TX ConÂ artistÂ sent to prisonÂ after falsely selling store space/advertising on Fort Bliss
EL PASO, Texas--A borderland con artist gets sentenced to prison for stealing thousands of dollars from local businesses. Johnny Ray Mills promised nearly a dozen local businesses advertising space and new opportunities to grow. B
23, Mar 2015 - Hudspeth, TX El Paso County Commissioners Court appoints new tax assessor-collector
The El Paso County Commissioners Court on Monday appointed Ruben Gonzalez, a former regional manager for the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles, as the new county's tax assessor-collector.
22, Mar 2015 - Affordable Care Act: Advocates say 50,000 in El Paso could lose health insurance if law struck down
AUSTIN >> More than 1 million Texans, including about 50,000 in El Paso, will lose their health insurance if the U.S. Supreme Court strikes down a major part of the Affordable Care Act, a lawmaker and the head of a group representing Texas hospitals said Wednesday.
12, Oct 2014 - After setback, abortion-rights backers vow to take appeal of tough Texas law to Supreme Court
EL PASO, Texas — Abortion-rights lawyers are predicting "a showdown" at the U.S. Supreme Court after federal appellate judges allowed full implementation of a law that has closed more than 80 percent of Texas' abortion clinics.
12, Oct 2014 - Texas Abortion Law May Go to Supreme Court
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Abortion-rights lawyers are predicting "a showdown" at the U.S. Supreme Court after federal appellate judges allowed full implementation of a law that has closed more than 80 percent of Texas' abortion clinics.
12, Oct 2014 - Melissa, TX Trial begins for alleged drug cartel bodyguard
By: Melissa GundersenEL PASO, Texas -- A special agent with the Drug Enforcement Administration took the stand Wednesday afternoon in the trial for a man accused of being a bodyguard in the Sinaloa drug cartel, where he told jurors about an in-depth inter
11, Oct 2014 - El Paso, TX Man found guilty of rape in El Paso gets life in prison
EL PASO, Texas (AP) -- The Manhattan Heights rapist was sentenced to life in prison on all three counts of aggravated sexual assault and one count of aggravated robbery.Twenty-six-year-old Arturo Valtierra-Payan was found guilty Tuesday.Prosecutors said V
11, Oct 2014 - Fort Bliss soldier pleads guilty to stabbing attack on pregnant military wife
By: Bill MeluginEL PASO, Texas - The Fort Bliss soldier accused in the stabbing attack of a pregnant military wife pleaded guilty in court on Monday.It was the first day of trial for Corey Bernard Moss. He's charged with burglary of habitation with intent
11, Oct 2014 - El Paso, TX Farrey trial postponed in El Paso until March
EL PASO, Texas - The trial of an El Paso man who fled to Escanaba last year and was later arrested in connection with the death of his baby in El Paso has been postponed until March, according to the El Paso Times.
11, Oct 2014 - El Paso, TX Cesar Chavez Express toll lane's free trial leads to questions -- like free rides
By: Genevieve CurtisEL PASO, Texas - El Paso drivers have been able to make a practice run at the city's first toll road, and it's raising some questions.The toll lane along the Border Highway opened Thursday on a drive it and try it for free basis.K
10, Oct 2014 - El Paso, TX Texas abortion law may head for Supreme Court 'showdown'
EL PASO, Texas — Abortion-rights lawyers are predicting "a showdown" at the U.S. Supreme Court after federal appellate judges allowed full implementation of a law that has closed more than 80 percent of Texas' abortion clinics. As of Friday, abortion services for many Texas women required a round trip of ...
10, Oct 2014 - El Paso, TX District Attorney will not prosecute El Paso woman accused of defrauding state for benefits
By: Bill Melugin EL PASO, Texas – The El Paso District Attorney’s office has decided not to prosecute a woman accused of defrauding the state of Texas to receive taxpayer funded healthcare benefits. “The charge is tampering with a gove
10, Oct 2014 - El Paso, TX Abortion clinic closes after confusion over ruling
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The only remaining abortion clinic in Texas west of San Antonio has closed following days of confusion over the interpretation of a federal court ruling.
10, Oct 2014 - El Paso, TX Man claims ex-wife continues to receive taxpayer benefits after state investigation revealed fraud
By: Bill Melugin EL PASO, Texas – An El Paso man believes the state of Texas is biased against fathers after a state investigation found his ex-wife submitted fraudulent documents to get state-issued health benefits for their daughter, even though
09, Oct 2014 - Price, TX "Manhattan Heights rapist" suspect's DNA found on victim
By: Crystal PriceEL PASO, Texas --The trial began on Monday for the man accused of raping and sexually assaulting three women in the Manhattan Heights neighborhood in central El Paso. Arturo Valtierra-Payan, 26, has been charged with three counts of aggr
09, Oct 2014 - El Paso, TX Special Assignment: El Paso attorney pushes for stricter common-law marriage legislation
BY Crystal PriceEL PASO, Texas -- For most couples, marriage often begins with walking down the aisle and exchanging vows. However, for some couples in the Borderland marriage doesn't always begin with "I do." Another type of marriage, known as common-l