Tag: El Paso

Trump says virus spike ‘gone’ in Texas while El Paso surges

By ACACIA CORONADO Report for America/Associated Press President Donald Trump downplayed the toll of the coronavirus during Thursday's final debate with Joe Biden, and specifically...

El Paso sees largest number in hospitals due to COVID-19

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The El Paso area has reported its highest number of hospitalizations due to the coronavirus since the pandemic began,...

Leaders step up restrictions as El Paso sees another record-high for Covid-19 infections

By Julián Aguilar, Texas Tribune EL PASO — City and county leaders here announced Thursday that they will increase restrictions for restaurants and some businesses...

7 people die in car crash during Texas Border Patrol chase

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Seven people were killed and three others were injured when a car being pursued by the Border Patrol smashed...

Catholic priest performs end-of-life rituals amid COVID-19

By LAUREN VILLAGRAN El Paso Times EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The Rev. Michael Lewis peered through the glass walls of the ICU, clutching his...

El Paso officials ask governor to exclude them from next phase of reopening

By Julián Aguilar, Texas Tribune EL PASO — County Judge Ricardo Samaniego said his community isn’t ready for the second phase of Texas’ reopening —...

Texas man accused of online threat mentioning Walmart

HORIZON CITY, Texas (AP) — A 29-year-old Texas man has been arrested, accused of making online threats that included a photo of a weapon...

El Paso Walmart shooting victim dies, death toll now 23

CEDAR ATTANASIO Associated Press EL PASO, Teas (AP) — A man shot in the Aug. 3 attack targeting Latinos in an El Paso Walmart died...