Man accused in fraud case
A man wanted for allegedly defrauding car buyers was arrested Saturday in Northwest Laredo.
How can jet disappear? In the ocean, it’s not hard
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 11 Mar 2014 00:28:58 MDT
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - In an age when people assume that any bit of information is just a click away, the thought that a jetliner could simply disappear over the ocean for more than two days is staggering. But Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 is hardly the first reminder of how big the seas are, and of how agonizing it can be to try to find something lost in them.
Sign up underway for 5K, half marathon
news-journal.com / Tue, 11 Mar 2014 04:00:00 -0500
The president of the Longview Running Club said Monday she would spend Saturday making sure the annual half marathon goes off without a hitch.
Senators rally behind military sexual assault bill
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 11 Mar 2014 04:24:00 -0500
WASHINGTON — Senators rallied behind significant changes in military law to curb rape and sexual assault within the ranks, approving steps to protect the victims and barring the "good soldier defense"
Commerce Bank: two now officers
Commerce Bank recently announced the promotion of employees Alejandro Chapa Salinas to international bank officer and Eduardo X. Vela Jr. to bank officer.
Live score boxes: Conference USA Basketball Tournament, Day 1
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 11 Mar 2014 00:29:52 MDT
See live scores from the Conference USA Tournament, Day 1.
Four facing firearms charges
Police arrested four felons Monday for allegedly having firearms in their possession.
Good to the last drop
timesrecordnews.com / Tue, 11 Mar 2014 08:00:00 -0000
The Colorado River Municipal Water District in Big Spring believes in using 100 percent of the water 100 percent of the time, and that includes wastewater effluent.
States wrestle with developing, restricting drones
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 11 Mar 2014 04:22:00 -0500
Law enforcement, government agencies and others are itching to use drones for everything from finding lost hikers to tracking shifting wildfires. But privacy watchdogs are urging state legislatures to
Casting Jesus: Did the son of God really look like Brad Pitt, only slightly better?
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 11 Mar 2014 00:52:51 MDT
They say you can never be too rich or too thin. Surely it goes without saying that you can't be too good-looking, either, right?
6 million gallon Central El Paso stormwater pond to be ready by summer
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 11 Mar 2014 00:28:49 MDT
A 25-foot deep, 6 million gallon-pond designed to reduce the chance for flooding on Interstate-10 is expected to be finished by the summer.
Mafia men plead guilty
Two men who were among the approximately 25 Mexican Mafia members and associates arrested in June have pleaded guilty to drug charges in federal court in Laredo.
Man faces assault charges
A man has been arrested for sexually assaulting a girl, Laredo police said.
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