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2009-07-27 06:30:00

NEW YORK, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Infrastructure Partners ("GIP"), a $5.64 billion infrastructure private equity fund, and El Paso Corporation ("El Paso") announced today that they have formed a strategic joint venture and entered into a definitive agreement to construct, own and operate the Ruby interstate natural gas pipeline ("Ruby").

2009-07-24 11:30:00

EL PASO, Texas, July 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Bionic ears, night vision gear and thermal imaging equipment are on the El Paso Police Department's shopping list after receiving an $80,000 grant from The Allstate Foundation.

2009-07-17 12:00:00

DENVER, July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Today marked the ceremonial groundbreaking of Freedom Crossing at Fort Bliss, a first-of-its-kind retail development located on Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas.

2009-07-08 08:00:00

DENVER, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, July 17, 2009, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES) and ServiceStar Development Company will commemorate the groundbreaking of Freedom Crossing at Fort Bliss, the first-of-its-kind retail development to be part of a United States military installation. Fort Bliss is undergoing significant expansion under the Base Realignment and Closure Act of 2005 including $4.8 billion in fully-funded construction that is already underway.

2009-06-23 16:40:00

Texas wildlife officials say there are six alligators living in the Rio Grande, east of Fort Hancock in Hudspeth County.

2009-05-04 05:00:00

ELKHART, Ind., May 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- All American Building Systems, LLC (AABS, allamericanbuildings.com), the major projects division of Coachmen Industries, Inc.

2009-04-07 08:00:00

NEW YORK, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- While many communities across the country are struggling with a down real estate market, there are some positive signs for Texas.

2009-04-03 23:18:39

Rickey Claitt scored 28 points Friday in leading Oregon State to an 81-73 win over Texas-El Paso and the championship of the College Basketball Invitational. After the teams split the first two games of the best-of-three championship series by winning on their own court, the Beavers pulled off a road victory that allowed them to finish their season at 18-18. Texas-El Paso cut what had been a 14-point deficit with 3:15 to play down to six with 2:06 to go, but Oregon State made 9-of-13 foul...

2009-04-01 23:29:43

Stefon Jackson scored 28 points Wednesday and Texas-El Paso held off Oregon State 70-63 to even the College Basketball Invitational final at a game each. The teams will meet in the third and deciding game Friday. Jackson made 9-of-20 shots from the field and hit 10-of-14 from the foul line, including three in the final minute while the Miners were scoring the game's final five points. Randy Culpepper added 17 points for Texas-El Paso (23-13).

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  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
The word 'plim' is probably a variant of the word 'plum'.