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Houston Police are being accused of racial profiling after handcuffing and bringing a girl to Child Protective Services who was with her two dance partners -- assuming she was a runaway. (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Probation Officer Under Arrest For Sex Trafficking Chargers

Federal authorities say a 28-year-old West Texas juvenile probation officer is under arrest on sex trafficking charges.

01/22/2014

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Legless Cyclist Rides For Asylum Seekers

EL PASO, Texas (AP) β€” Carlos Gutierrez passed out as the large blade cut through his legs β€” punishment for his refusal to pay a Mexican gang extortion fees from his successful catering business in […]

11/09/2013

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Police: El Paso Man Beat Wife, Fatally Shot Mother In-Law

West Texas police say a 25-year-old man is in custody after fatally shooting his mother-in-law when she intervened to stop him from beating his wife.

10/08/2013

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West Texas Man Gets Prison For Gun Smuggling

A West Texas man was been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison after pleading guilty to conspiring to sell military-style assault rifles to Mexican drug cartels.

09/25/2013

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Texas Schools Officials Get Cheating Scandal Audit

The Texas Education Agency says it will create a new investigative division after a state report highlighted serious flaws with how it monitors its more than 1,000 districts.

08/30/2013

Young men and boys from Mexico jump into the Rio Grande from the United States side of the border with Mexico (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

US, Mexican Officials Discuss Border, Immigration

A panel of U.S. and Mexican diplomats, politicians, and business leaders have met in West Texas to discuss cross-border commerce, infrastructure investments and immigration reform.

08/07/2013

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Man Lied About Presidential Threats In Afghanistan

An El Paso man has been convicted of making false reports to law enforcement that a co-worker had made threats against President Barack Obama.

06/28/2013

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2 El Paso Educators Suspended, Face Firing Over Test Scandal

Leaders of a West Texas school district embroiled in a testing scandal have suspended two administrators as part of the firing process.

03/13/2013

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Texas Man Arrested For Smuggling 8,600 Ammo Rounds, $1M In Military Equipment To Mexico

The ex-owner of a law enforcement uniform shop in West Texas has been sentenced to two years in federal prison for smuggling ammunition into Mexico.

02/28/2013

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West Texan Accused Of Tricking Minor Into Sex

West Texas officials say a man has been arrested after he was accused of inducing an underage girl to have sex with him with the promise of help in becoming an adult film star.

01/14/2013

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