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Gladys Porter Zoo staff returns black bear to its exhibit

The Gladys Porter Zoo released a statement in reference to a Black Bear escaping from its cage. On Monday, August 4th at around 11 a.m. a male black bear climbed out of his exhibit, near the amphitheater, alarming some visitors.

ICE detainee passes away in South Texas hospital

A Salvadoran national, who had been detained by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) since June 27, passed away Sunday at Laredo Medical Center in Laredo.

Space-X launch site on Boca Chica beach confirmed as a 'Go'

The Space-X launch site on Boca Chica beach is being confirmed as a 'go' at this hour.

Driver charged with DWI and two counts of endangering a child

San Benito police arrested a father for endangering his children after he was arrested for DWI.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.

Tropical Storm Bertha Could become a Hurricane by next week.

Tropical Storm Bertha is the second tropical storm of the Atlantic this year.

Angie's list window awnings

Blasting the A/C may keep your house cool in the summer, but it won't help your bottom line. If your budget could use a break, you may want to focus on your windows, or atleast what's hanging around them.

All-terrain vehicles prove to be significant resource for Border Patrol

With more than 300 river miles in the RGV Sector to patrol, the mission to secure the U.S. border is no simple task for Border Patrol agents.

Brownsville Bombers off to the Senior League World Series

Another Brownsville baseball team is off to the World Series. This time, the East Brownsville Bombers are on their way to Delaware.

Harlingen tackles vacant, dilapidated property issues

Looking at Harlingen's deteriorated buildings isn't just an eyesore. Potential dangers include criminal activity and safety hazards in these vacant houses.

Deaf man arrested for attempting to kidnap woman walking home

Brownsville police arrested a deaf man after he attempted to kidnap a woman walking home in the early morning hours.

Harlingen woman charged with nine counts of fraud

A woman makes a report about her personal information being used without her permission which leads investigators to arrest another woman on nine counts of fraud.