Brownsville

Authorities arrest seven individuals in gas theft ring

Seven more individuals were arrested this week for their participation in a Brownsville gasoline theft ring that spanned several months with more than $20,000 in gasoline stolen. Those arrested were:

Brownsville PD to enforce Click It or Ticket campaign during Memorial Day holiday

With the Memorial Day holiday and the summer driving season on the horizon, it’s more important than ever for motorists to be aware of the importance of roadway safety.

Brownsville citizens and officials honor fallen officers

"Ready, aim, fire!" In observance of National Police Week, retired officers and Brownsville citizens came out to show support and commemorate law enforcement heroes who gave their lives in the line of duty.

University of Texas at Brownsville to unveil TXSafetyU phone app

The Office of Student Life at The University of Texas at Brownsville, in collaboration with Texas Association Against Sexual Assault (TAASA) and Friendship of Women, will unveil the Texas Safety University phone app at a press conference on Thu

Gladys Porter Zoo marks 36 years of Summer Pass Program

The Gladys Porter Zoo Summer Pass Program is in full effect for the 36th year in a row. The Zoo will be distributing over 245,000 passes to students in grades pre-k through sixth, including private schools.

State officials speak out on expections of Mexico in 1944 Water Treaty

2014 marks the 70th anniversary of the 1944 Water Treaty between the United States and Mexico, but experts and lawmakers say we continue to battle over what is rightfully ours, Na'Tassia Finley reports.

US Senate candidate David Alameel comes to Valley

US Democratic Senate candidate David Alameel stopped by the Port of Brownsville today and talked about his intentions if he is chosen to be the next Texas Senator.

Mother charged with two counts of child endangerment

A Brownsville mother is arrested on child endangerment charges.

Police arrest seven individuals in alleged human smuggling ring

Police have arrested a number of people tied to alleged human smuggling ring. Brownsville police say seven people were all somehow tied to the organized crime, with Jonathan Martinez as the ring leader.

Meth ring leader gets 30 years in federal prison

Houston resident Alexander Ortega, 24, has been ordered to prison following his convictions of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute and conspiring to import approximately 5.1 kilograms of methamphetamine, announced United States Atto

Pet of the Week

On this Monday's segment of "Pet of the Week," we're introducing you to puppies Brandy and Cassie.

I Want to Know: Border Patrol Inspection Checkpoints

In today's "I Want to Know" segment, we answered one of your viewer questions about what gives Border Patrol the authority to stop people at checkpoints, ask questions, and even detain them.

UTB commencement speaker tours campus

Nearly 740 students will be recognized as graduates for the Spring Commencement at the University of Texas Brownsville tomorrow. The keynote speaker at tomorrow's ceremony is Katherine Archuleta.

Murder fugitive Amit Livingston captured in India

"I told her to sit down, and she knew I had some news," said Cameron County district attorney Luis Saenz. "She said, 'what are you going to tell me?

BPUB electrical crews to perform inspections in BCC area

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) is currently performing electrical inspections on pad-mounted and underground equipment at properties located in the Brownsville Country Club area throughout May.