Semi with dozens of immigrants pulled over in Willacy County

A semi truck carrying dozens of undocumented immigrants was stopped in Willacy County Tuesday night.Sheriff Larry Spence said he did not immediately know why...

Ex-Tamaulipas governor extradited to Texas, to be back in federal court Monday

The former governor of Tamaulipas who was captured in Italy last spring has been extradited to the United States to face federal drug trafficking...

Texas, U.S. agree on 82-day red snapper season

HARLINGEN — A deal with U.S. fisheries regulators means private recreational anglers in federal waters will see a projected 82-day red snapper season, Texas...

Texas man serving life for shoe argument murder loses appeal

BY SPECIAL TO THE MONITORBEAUMONT — The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to review an appeal from a Southeast Texas man serving life in...

Selena commemorative cups coming to Stripes

Stripes stores will sell two new limited-edition and limited-release Selena commemorative collectible cups beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday in Texas and Louisiana, according to...

New $2 Mega Millions begins Oct. 28 with $40 million starting jackpots

Beginning October 28, tickets will go on sale for a redesigned Mega Millions game with larger starting jackpots, faster rolls and better chances at...

H-E-B issues recall for Mi Tienda Pollo Casero product

H-E-B has issued a recall for Mi Tienda Casero, a per-packaged marinated chicken product it sells in 114 of its stores. The product was...