El Paso

FBI: El Paso VA Clinic Shooter Was Ex-EmployeeAn Army veteran who fatally shot a psychologist at a West Texas veterans' hospital before killing himself was a former clerk at the clinic and had threatened the doctor in 2013, say feds.
Agency: Women Can Help With Undocumented FemalesThe U.S. Border Patrol is seeking to increase the number of female agents in its ranks to help with the influx of undocumented women.
Telethons, Hotlines Set Up For Texas ImmigrantsAttorneys and immigration groups in Texas are setting up telethons and hotlines to serve immigrants who will look to qualify under a White House plan to protect them from deportation.
Man Gets 7 Years In Texas Weapons CaseA convicted felon from Georgia must serve seven years in federal prison for using a gun to abduct a man who was later found in West Texas.
Man Gets Life Term For Prostitution Scam A man who lured girls and women from Mexico into prostitution with false newspaper advertisements for U.S. jobs must serve life in federal prison.
Woman Faces Smuggling Charges After Attaching Cocaine To ThighsA woman from Mexico faces cocaine smuggling charges after an officer at a Texas border crossing noticed one of her legs appeared larger than the other.
2,100 Pounds Of Marijuana Found In Farming Equipment Some cotton farming equipment in West Texas has yielded more than a ton of an illegal crop.
Audit: Some West Texas Students Skipped Grades An internal audit of a West Texas school district has found more than 200 students ended up skipping grades amid confusion about their transcripts.
Report: El Paso Parents Upset About Risque School Assignment4th graders were asked to read a passage about troubles of a married couple.
Ex-Army Doctor In Texas Charged With $7.3M FraudAn ex-Army doctor in Texas has been indicted in a $7.3 million health care scam.
Ex-Judge Convicted Of Corruption Faces New Charges A former West Texas county judge sentenced to prison earlier this month for public corruption has been rearrested by federal authorities on fraud charges.
Probation Officer Under Arrest For Sex Trafficking ChargersFederal authorities say a 28-year-old West Texas juvenile probation officer is under arrest on sex trafficking charges.