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Suspect arrested in brass knuckle assault case

A man is arrested on an aggravated assault warrant after Brownsville police say he hit his victim with brass knuckles from behind.

Final arguments made in Alvarado trial

After final arguments on Thursday, the case against the suspected shooters of a federal agent is in the hands of the jury.

Today's Weather Forecast

Friday will be partly to mostly cloudy and significantly warmer. Highs will climb to 84 in the Lower Valley, 87 in the Upper. The SE winds will range from 10-40 mph.

The Solar Storm that Almost Hit Earth

We live our lives in the sun in the RGV often never thinking much about the power of the big "nuclear furnace."  But the sun is a powerful and violent body, sending out large bursts of energy and particles called "solar flar

Huge crowds gather at Affordable Care Act enrollment fair

Across the country, Obamacare enrollment is now past 5 million people. But in the Valley, the numbers are not promising with thousands of people who still need to enroll.

Sam's Club opens in Harlingen

A crowd gathered in the Rio Grande Valley on Thursday, to get a look at the newest addition to the area. The first Sam's Club in Harlingen's history opened at 8 A.M.

Cameron County conducts primary recounts

Today some Cameron County officials are conducting a recount for democratic candidate Minerva Pena. 

San Benito man wanted for aggravated sexual assault of a child

San Benito police are asking for the public's help in locating a man wanted for sexual assault of a child.

Woman fakes seizure arrested for possession and public intoxication

Harlingen police arrested a couple for possession of a controlled substance after officers were called in regards to a disturbance.

Spring Break visitor found dead in hotel room

Police are attempting to figure out how a 23 year-old Spring Break visitor died in his hotel room. Gerald Plescia of New Jersey was found dead on Wednesday morning in his room at the Comfort Suites Inn on South Padre Island.

Today's Weather Forecast

Thursday will be mostly cloudy with a breezy afternoon. We'll have a slight chance of a few rain drops. The NE-East winds will continue at 5-20 mph. Highs will be slightly cooler at 77 in the Lower Valley, 76 in the Upper.

Spring Begins!

Spring begins at 11:57 a.m. Thursday.  And what a winter it has been!

Pace HS students test drive surgical robot

Students at James Pace Early College High School in Brownsville got an exclusive opportunity to test drive Valley Baptist's da Vinci surgical robot.

Baby Ocelot appears in Rio Grande Valley

A extremely rare kitten is found at a wildlife refuge in the Rio Grande Valley. A young ocelot is roaming around the Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Preserve in Los Fresnos area.

Attorney files restraining order against SPI City Hall

Earlier this week, NewsCenter 23 interviewed a criminal defense attorney regarding Spring Breakers' legal rights, our interview, however, was cut short as the attorney was escorted from the front of South Padre Island City Hall.