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Man arrested for allegedly setting his girlfriend on fire

A woman is in a burn center in San Antonio after allegedly being set on fire by her boyfriend.

U.S. Commerce Dept. awards $1.2M to UTB's STARGATE program

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker today announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding $1.2 million to the University of Texas at Brownsville.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Tuesday will be partly cloudy with a few scattered showers. Highs will climb to 91 in the Lower Valley, 92 in the Upper. The East winds will range from 5-20 mph.

Fall Begins 9:29 Monday Night!

If you felt just the slightest coolness in the air Monday, it was because of a mild cool front and also because it was the last day of Summer.  Fall officially began Monday night at 9:29.

Pitbulls raised to become champions

The Pitbull stories we learn about often involve them in vicious attacks against people or other animals.

Brownsville man accused of killing wife and child behind bars

The Brownsville man accused of killing his wife and child is being held without a bond. 41-year old Donald Edward Pierce is charged with two counts of capital murder.

SpaceX official ground breaking, construction to begin

Construction will begin for SpaceX as today marked the official ground breaking for the multi-million dollar project. State officials and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk gathered for the ceremony at Boca Chica Beach.

SpaceX and Brownsville leaders celebrate groundbreaking

Leaders of SpaceX and Brownsville enjoyed a luncheon in honor of the groundbreaking of the world's first privately-owned commercial space port.

Roadway work to begin on the outside lane of westbound main lanes of I2/ US 83 Expressway

Roadway work will begin on the outside lane of the westbound main lanes of I2/ US 83 Expressway between Business 83 and the Edinburg Main Canal.

Temporary main lane closure on US/77 for rail repair

The main lanes on southbound US 77 at the floodway (near Cameron & Willacy Co. line) will be closed tomorrow Tuesday September 23, 2014.

Gov. Perry helps break ground on SpaceX commercial launch facility

Gov. Rick Perry today helped break ground on the SpaceX Commercial Launch Facility located near Boca Chica Beach, which will launch commercial satellites into orbit.

CBP officers at the Anzalduas International Bridge seize $1.5M in meth

Officers with U.S.