WASHINGTON — Texas Republican Rep. Blake Farenthold won't seek re-election next year, two Republicans said Thursday, adding his name to the list of lawmakers leaving Congress amid sexual haras…
WASHINGTON — The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell by 11,000 last week to 225,000, the lowest in nearly two months and another sign that U.S. workers are enjoying job…
Brownsville police fired two shots at an auto theft suspect Tuesday afternoon, striking the man in his left leg, authorities said.
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HIDALGO — Less than a week after taking office, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen stood in the shadow of the levee wall here and applied a semblance of finesse to the Trump administ…
I nominate Bobby Calvillo, executive director of Affordable Homes of South Texas Inc., as 2017 RGV Citizen of the Year. Bobby’s dedication to provide affordable and decent housing for low-inco…
McALLEN — An 11-year-old walked up to the podium inside city commission chambers Monday, trying to get a group of elected officials at least 30 years older to understand something valuable to …
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Hundreds of onlookers turned out to a sea shell-dotted stretch of beach between the jetties and the south pavilion Wednesday afternoon at Isla Blanca Park to watch 60 endangered Atlantic green sea turtles be released into the Gulf of Mexico.
EDINBURG — Over 200 first- and second-grade students from José de Escandón Elementary School were pumped up Wednesday as they received a head start on Christmas from BBVA Compass Bank.
RIO GRANDE CITY — A judge who found himself the target of a bribery attempt has recused himself from a murder case that has garnered much attention in Starr County.
With her new-found Internet fame, Cristal Hernandez Tapia, of Pharr, is showing her 41,000 followers what a truly amazing person is. While some may call her a beauty blogger, I would say she i…
McALLEN — A Mission man accused of purchasing firearms and then selling them illegally was found not guilty Wednesday in federal court.
NEW YORK — NBA G League games will stream live on Twitch, the world’s leading social video service and community for gamers with 15 million daily active users, beginning Friday. The move will …
WASHINGTON — House and Senate GOP leaders forged an agreement Wednesday on a sweeping overhaul of the nation's tax laws, paving the way for final votes next week to slash taxes for businesses …
Brownsville police are working to identify two, possibly three, suspects who authorities shot at during an auto theft investigation Tuesday afternoon.
NEW YORK — CNN says Anderson Cooper's Twitter account was hacked after a since-removed tweet from his handle called the president a "tool" and a "pathetic loser" following Democrat Doug Jones …
DONNA — Former Mayor Rick Morales landed back in the driver’s seat of the city council.