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2009-03-31 00:53:05

Roeland Schaftenaar had 19 points and Lathen Wallace 18 Monday when Oregon State beat Texas-El Paso 75-69 in the opener of the College Basketball Invitational. Game 2 of the best-of-three series will be played Wednesday in El Paso. Seth Tarver scored 17 points and Rickey Claitt finished with 13 points and six assists for the Beavers (17-17) -- who shot 68.4 percent from field in the second half. Randy Culpepper led Texas-El Paso with 20 points.

2009-02-22 23:48:33

One-third of El Paso, Texas, residents cross the Texas-Mexico border to Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, for medication and healthcare services, researchers said. Researchers at The University of Texas School of Public Health El Paso Regional campus found cross-border medication shopping and medical attention can present health dangers -- including medications laced with toxic substances that are banned in the U.S.

2008-07-28 03:00:38

By El Paso Times, Texas Jul. 28--City will discuss rules for spas, pools, tubs EL PASO -- City officials will host a community workshop to discuss a proposed ordinance on hot tubs, spas and swimming pools. City Reps.

2006-08-04 15:20:57

HOUSTON (Reuters) - About 2,000 people were evacuated from their homes in the west Texas border city of El Paso on Thursday due to fears a nearby dam in Mexico might burst and cause flooding, a city spokeswoman said on Friday.

2005-07-22 15:34:59

HOUSTON (Reuters) - A rash of drunken driving crashes in El Paso, Texas, has prompted U.S. border agents to help local police catch drivers coming from Mexico who appear to be intoxicated.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.