Monitor wins 12 Texas APME awards

The Monitor staff collectively brought home 11 awards this weekend at the Texas Associated Press Managing Editors annual convention in Austin, including two first...

Authors, contributors to “Chicana Movidas” to talk civil rights history during FESTIBA

For every iconic moment that defines a social movement, there are many more small moments that make them possible. Those smaller movements are the subject...

UPDATE: Immigrant in Border Patrol custody dies in McAllen

Updated at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday Officials with Roma police said they received a call from law enforcement counterparts in Mexico at noon on Feb. 2,...

Congressional lawmakers reach deal on RGV border wall funding

"Republicans were desperate to avoid another bruising shutdown. They tentatively agreed to far less money for President Donald Trump's border wall than the White House's $5.7 billion wish list, settling for a figure of nearly $1.4 billion, according to congressional aides."

Photo Gallery: Bloodless bullfights in La Gloria

The Santa Maria Bullring in La Gloria has hosted bloodless bullfights since opening in 2000.

La Lomita in the shadows: A photo story

MISSION — Before dawn here early Friday morning, Father Roy Snipes, 73, a revered figure in the Rio Grande Valley faith community, arrived at...

Putting up a fight: Modest protest greets arrival of border wall construction materials

MISSION — Before a procession of protesters made its way to the National Butterfly Center here, Duwayne Redwater of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe,...

Clergy ‘credibly accused’ of sexual abuse served in 42 RGV parishes

The Catholic Diocese of Brownsville on Thursday released its list of child sexual abuse by 13 priests and a deacon, who were assigned to...