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Police arrest Joaquin Cibrian's murder accomplice

Edinburg police have arrested a second person in connection to the murder of a Mexican national. Alicia Vasquez, 19, was arrested on Tuesday following the standoff in La Joya involving Joaquin Cibrian. 

B Metro to host "Passenger Appreciation Day"

This weekend, the city of Brownsville is hosting its second annual Passenger Appreciation Day. Free rides and activities will be offered from 2-6 p.m. at the La Plaza Terminal off of International Blvd.

Pelosi and Valley officials express opposition to removing due process of unaccompanied children

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi hosted a meeting with Congressman Filemon Vela (D-Brownsville), Congressman Xavier Becerra (D-Los Angeles), Congressman Ruben Hinojosa (D-Mercedes), Congressman Joaquin Castro (D-San Antonio), Congressman Be

Common-law husband assaults wife, child and mother-in-law

Harlingen police arrested a man wanted for assaulting three family members during a argument. On June 15th Harlingen police were dispatched to the 700 block of Monroe Street in reference to a disturbance.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Thursday will be partly to mostly cloudy with isolated area showers. Highs will be a bit cooler at 93 in the Lower Valley, 99 in the Upper. The SE winds will range from 10-25 mph.

Who and Where are People Killed by Lightning?

The National Weather Service has analyzed the data of people killed by lightning between 2006 and 2013.  Though being killed by lightning is still a very, very rare occurrence, it happens every single year.  I want to summarize some o

Brownsville replaces paint with thermo plastic on crosswalks

Back to school may not be on student's minds right now, but the City of Brownsville and Traffic Department are preparing by improving the crosswalks.

Shooting suspect tied to one of the most dangerous gangs in Texas

The suspect in yesterday's dramatic shooting is a part of one of the most prominent gangs in the state.

Brownsville Sluggers head to 2014 Little League World Series

A Brownsville baseball team is getting the opportunity to fly to Los Angeles tomorrow to compete in the 2014 Little League World Series. The Brownsville Sluggers will compete against eight teams from around the world.

Hidalgo native serving his country in the U.S. Marine Drum & Bugle Corps

Ramiro De Leon, a Winter 2012 graduate of The University of Texas at Brownsville, serves and represents his country in a special capacity – as a member of the prestigious United States Marine Drum & Bugle Corps, the only active duty d

Online survey developed to determine UTRGV school colors and mascot

Guy Bailey, president of The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, announced today the development of a new institutional wordmark for use in the university’s academic and administrative print and digital publications, many of which need

Nancy Pelosi and members of Texas Delegation to discuss surge of unaccompanied children

Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and Members of the Texas Delegation will hold a photo opportunity with brief remarks at the top of a meeting at 12:00 p.m.

Traffic stop leads to driver being arrested for possession of marijuana

One driver, caught tossing a candy wrapper ends up being arrested for possession of marijuana.