U.S. Government wants immediate access to Brownsville Diocese land in Mission

Right before the Thanksgiving holiday, the federal government asked a McAllen judge to give it immediate possession of land in Hidalgo County owned by...

Valley man sues DHS for racial discrimination

In a lawsuit filed against the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in federal court last week, a Brownsville man claims his employee security clearance...

McAllen looking for additional respite center facility to help with immigrant overflow

McALLEN — The city is looking for an additional facility to temporarily house the increasing overflow of asylum-seeking immigrants who have been passing through...

CBP: Smugglers use Santa Ana as ‘staging zone’

ALAMO – Two people have been charged with human smuggling in what U.S. Customs and Border Protection called an effort to use Santa Ana...

Asylum-seeker reunited with 5-year-old son in Brownsville

Leaning against a white pillar in the lobby of the Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport, 24-year-old Dunia gazed beyond the bustling line of...

Federal judge rules against citizenship question

A ruling by a New York federal court judge Tuesday may have reverberations for similar lawsuits filed against the government for its inclusion of...

Severe Census undercounts feared

To intimidate and instill fear — these are the purposes local advocates and officials say are behind the inclusion of a citizenship question on...

Cuellar announces nearly $600 million in aid to Central American countries

As the debate continues over how to address the surge of Central American migrants arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border, the appropriations committee of the...

Familiar task: Group continues work to identify remains, this time in Starr County cemetery

RIO GRANDE CITY — More than 10 unidentified remains were pulled from a Starr County cemetery this week as part of the continuing initiative...

SB 4 opposition organized in Valley

When most McAllen residents were heading to work Friday morning, members of the Rio Grande Equal Voice Network held a rally and news conference...