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Earth's rotation causes rare changes to runways

The airport in Brownsville underwent some changes today that only happen every 150 to 200 years.

Second suspect arrested in capital murder investigation

The Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a second suspect in the connection to a capital murder investigation.

Dairy Queen employee arrested for theft

An employee of a Dairy Queen located at the 1600 block of North 77 Sunshine Strip in Rio Hondo is under arrest for theft.

Hidalgo Co. Sheriff's office arrests second suspect in kidnapping and murder case

Two men are now in custody for their involvement in in the kidnapping and murder of Edgar Gamez.

San Benito man arrested in stabbing investigation

Harlingen police arrested a San Benito man accused of stabbing another person.

Two separate seizures, close to 600 pounds MJ

Border Patrol Agents seized nearly 600 pounds of marijuana in two separate seizures this weekend. Agents say they observed four suspects carrying 12 bundles from the river heading north near Roma.

Los Fresnos students host toy drive that distributes Christmas gifts to cancer patients

They're sending well wishes and toys to children who can's be home for the holidays. Na'tassia Finley has more on 'Team Gabby' a toy drive that distributes Christmas gifts to cancer patients.

Los Fresnos students learning computer coding with 'Hour of Code' tutorials

Los Fresnos Elementary school students are joining in with millions across the globe to learn how to code.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 7 to 13 mph.

If You Must Protect a Plant in a Freeze, Cloth or Plastic?

I realize temperatures this December have been around 3 to 5 degrees above normal most of the month, so the last thing on our minds when it's 78 degrees outside is:  "How can I protect my precious Oriental Hibiscus from a freeze??

Shoppers beware, avoid being a victim in the parking lot

A woman in Harlingen was shaken up after an attempted robbery at Walmart last week. \ Harlingen Police say the victim screamed and struggled with the suspect who was trying to get her purse, before he let go and got away.

Police discover narcotics while serving arrest warrant

Pharr Police were on the 6800 block of South Blanca to arrest Lee Roy Huerta on Thursday evening. As they were executing the arrest warrant, officers spotted Dereck Medina run inside the home.

CBP seizes $1.2 million in cocaine at Hidalgo International Bridge

Hidalgo County Customs and Border Protection officials arrested a 24-year-old Alamo woman for traveling with $1,215,000 in cocaine.

Spa owner sentenced to federal prison for unsafe botox injections

The Hidalgo spa owner who pleaded guilty to injecting her clients with liquid silicone not approved by the FDA is sentenced to 3 years in federal prison.