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Four ordered to prison in firearms trafficking conspiracy

Four people residing in Houston have been ordered to prison for their roles in a conspiracy to traffic dozens of AK-47 variant rifles from the Houston area to Mexico, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson along with Robert Elder, sp

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Friday will be partly to mostly cloudy with scattered showers. The chance of heavy rainfall goes down on Friday. Highs will be 92 in the Lower Valley, 97 in the Upper.

Warehouse fire still undetermined, fire department needs your help

Brownsville Fire Department needs your help in solving a warehouse fire earlier this month. NewsCenter 23 reported on the fire at the corner of Fronton Street and Palm Blvd in Brownsville.

Selfless teens help renovate home for family during summer vacation

Summer vacation is typically spent at the beach or relaxing with friends. But for the unselfish volunteers working with the Catholic Youth Renovation Project, they're choosing to give back to others in need.

Firework sales are set to BOOM!

'Tis the season to 'wake the neighbors' with 'magic thunder' as fireworks go on sale.

Phil Collins donates massive collection to the Alamo

The largest known private collection of artifacts from the Texas Revolution and the Battle of the Alamo has come home.

Statewide boat-draining rule takes effect July 1st

Beginning July 1, boaters must drain all water from their boat and on-board receptacles before leaving or approaching a body of fresh water anywhere in Texas.

Texas Game Wardens enhance BWI enforcement efforts

Law enforcement officers across the U.S. are gearing up for Operation Dry Water – the nation’s boating while intoxicated (BWI) awareness and enforcement campaign. The nationwide event will take place June 27-29.

TxDMV launches first paperless vehicle title system

Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) officials announced at a press conference today that Texas is the first state in the country to begin a paperless vehicle title system.

Triple bank robber pleads guilty

Robert Perez Jr., 35, of Corpus Christi, has pleaded guilty to charges stemming from the robbery of three local banks, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Thursday will again be partly to mostly cloudy with scattered showers and t-showers. Highs will be 90 in the Lower Valley, 95 in the Upper. The SE winds will range from 10-25 mph.

More of "Nature's Fireworks" for Thursday

It's hard to believe that the 4th of July is just 10 days away.  These firework stands are open in Harlingen.  Even though the Valley is below normal on its year-to-date rainfall, we are lucky that fireworks are not illegal, as th

Former gun shop owner sentenced to prison for smuggling ammunition to Mexico

Robert Jacaman Sr., 60, former owner of Jacaman Guns and Ammo, has received his federal sentence for conspiring to smuggle firearm ammunition and magazines to Mexico, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson along with Special Agent in