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Firework stands ready for New Year's Eve customers

The very last day of 2014 is here and many will be ringing in the New Year with fireworks, Na'Tassia Finley has more on business, as potentially damp weather threatens the celebrations.

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.

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.

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.

Roll over accident leaves two injured

A roll over accident leaves a mother and her child with minor injuries.

Texas Parks & Wildlife, Coast Guard rescue 3 boaters

Three people in need of medical attention were rescued from their grounded boat by Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and Coast Guard crews early Sunday morning.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.