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Today's Weather Forecast

Today: Rain likely. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 54 by 5pm. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 14 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

RGV's 115th Christmas Bird Count

Wrapping up the year means Christmas Bird Count season, a scientific task and tradition happening all over the nation.

AAA offers Tipsy Tow to keep drunk drivers off roads for NYE

People valley wide will be celebrating the new year with a drink in hand.

Hidalgo County deputy discharges weapon during dog attack

The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Department has reported that a deputy fired his weapon during a dog attack.

Four people, including a child, found dead inside Texas home

Friends and family are dealing with a lot of questions after four people were found dead inside a Texas home, Gilma Avalos reports.

Texas Secretary Berry introduces new tool for business filings

Just in time for end-of-year filings, Texas Secretary of State Nandita Berry announced a new tool to help Texas businesses.

UPDATE: CHILD FOUND SAFE Houston authorities issue Amber Alert for 1 year-old infant

Houston authorities have issued an Amber Alert for a infant believed to be with his father. Houston detectives issued the alert for Tyemetheus Pack, after the child's mother was found deceased at her residence.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 70. East northeast wind 6 to 11 mph. Tonight A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 60. East northeast wind 9 to 15 mph.

Travel warning issued due to increase of "express kidnappings" in Mexico

The U.S. Department of State issued travel warnings for those Americans traveling into Mexico due to an increase of kidnappings.

Flu possible cause of 4 year-old's death

A 4 year-old boy in Port Isabel who’d been fighting the flu for more than a week died at a hospital in Brownsville, Saturday morning.

Law enforcement ramps up patrols for drunk drivers over New Year's holiday

The Texas Department of Transportation reminds motorists that law enforcement will be out in force on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day in an effort to reduce crashes and discourage drunk driving.

Mexican national wanted for murder arrested while attempting to enter U.S. illegally

U.S. Border Patrol officials report they have in custody a man who has been convicted of murder.

International Space Station to be visible over Valley sky tonight

See the International Space Station! As the third brightest object in the sky the space station is easy to see if you know when to look up.