Texas employers added jobs in impressive fashion in 2014 with the increase of 457,900 seasonally adjusted total nonfarm jobs over the year. December was the fifth straight month of record-breaking annual job growth for the Lone Star State.
Border Patrol agents are on a mission to warn youth on the dangers of drug and human smuggling. They say the number of youths being recruited by the cartels to carry out illegal business continues to grow.
The FBI, Texas Rangers and Border Patrol Internal Affairs are among the agencies combing through the details of a shootout between a Border Patrol agent and an alleged drug smuggler on Wednesday morning.
VALLEY FORECAST: Friday will be a very chilly day. The morning will be cloudy with scattered showers. The chilly north winds will range from 10-35 mph, so bundle up. Highs will climb to 54 in the Lower Valley, 53 in the Upper.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott today appointed two new members to the Texas A&M University Board of Regents, William Mahomes, Jr. and Robert L. Albritton, and reappointed current Regent Phil Adams. The appointments are effective Feb. 1, 2015.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott today appointed two new members to The University of Texas System Board of Regents, Sara Martinez Tucker and David Beck, and reappointed current Regent and Vice Chairman of the Board Steve Hicks.
ongressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX28), the only Democrat appointed to the powerful House Committee on Appropriations from Texas, New Mexico or Arizona, announced today that he received appointments to the Subcommittee for Homeland Security and the
A previously deported Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) gang member arrested by the U.S. Border Patrol in South Texas last year, who is wanted for murder in his native El Salvador, was removed to San Salvador Wednesday by U.S.
VALLEY FORECAST: Thursday will be cloudy with widely scattered showers. Highs will climb to 76 in the Lower Valley, 77 in the Upper. Most of the day the winds will be from the SE at 10-25 mph. At around 3 p.m.
Texas needs to buckle down for another winter storm. On Wednesday night, a major cold front pushed into the Panhandle and will drop the temperature in Amarillo down to 21. In addition to the cold air, a large upper level low pressur