A $25K surprise: San Benito elementary teacher receives education award

SAN BENITO — It was time to share the secret — one that was a surprise of a lifetime. Students and faculty packed in the...

Border Patrol rescues 18 immigrants

U.S. Border Patrol agents on Wednesday rescued 18 undocumented immigrants who were locked inside a tractor-trailer rig.U.S. Border Patrol agents on Wednesday rescued 18...

Hidalgo man pleads not guilty in cash smuggling case

Docs: More than $1M found in vehicle bound for Reynosa

Burning issue: Lawmakers discuss dangers of exposure to burn pits

EDINBURG — When it comes to ailments affecting veterans of the armed forces, illnesses caused by burn pits receive relatively little attention. But lawmakers...

‘Racist,’ ‘con man’: Cohen assails Trump before Congress

BY MARY CLARE JALONICK, ERIC TUCKER and MICHAEL R. SISAK | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — In a damning depiction of Donald Trump, the president's...

Chilly temps on tap Tuesday for Rio Grande Valley

Highs will reach the 50s across the Rio Grande Valley on Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service in Brownsville. McAllen will reach a high...

Texas Street Festival hits 10-year mark

MERCEDES — Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy a day of fun and Grammy award winning music at the Texas Street Festival.This year, organizers...

SpaceX prototype moved to launch pad

About the same time Friday morning that SpaceX’s unmanned Crew Dragon spacecraft successfully splashed down in the Atlantic after a trip to the International...

McAllen ISD hosts Mental Health Summit today

McAllen school district officials are hosting a Mental Health Awareness Community Summit this evening.The summit, which will be free to the public, will take...