US Awards Border Wall Contract In Texas To Begin In 2021The U.S. government has awarded a $275 million border wall contract for construction that would begin in South Texas in January.
Texas Rep. Vicente Gonzalez Fractures Back After 12-Foot Fall At HomeA Texas representative fractured his back after he fell 12 feet at his home, his press secretary announced Monday.
Texas ER Doctor Living In Treehouse To Keep Family Safe During Coronavirus PandemicIn order to keep his family safe, a doctor in Texas is living in a treehouse in his backyard to prevent any potential spread of the coronavirus as he continues to work at a hospital.
Coronavirus In Texas: Residents In At Least 1 City Must Now Cover Nose, Mouth In Public Or Face $1,000 FineIn an effort to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, one Texas city is now requiring its residents to cover their nose and mouth when going out in public or else face a fine of up to $1,000.
Agents Seize $18M+ In 'Hard Narcotics' Hidden In Broccoli Shipment At Texas-Mexico BorderU.S. Customs and Border Protection agents confiscated more than 1,000 pounds of hard narcotics hidden in a shipment of broccoli at the Pharr International Bridge at the Texas-Mexico border.
2 Texas Prisons To Close Due To Inmate Population Decline, UnderstaffingThe closures of a prison in South Texas and another in suburban Houston will result in annual savings of about $20 million.
32-Year-Old US Citizen Dies In Border Custody In TexasA 32-year-old United States citizen died Tuesday night after being arrested by Border Patrol agents in South Texas.
Texas Authorities Find 36 Migrants Packed Into Hidden Compartment Of Dump TruckAuthorities in South Texas made a shocking discovery last week while responding to a tip about a disabled dump truck -- 36 migrants packed into a hidden compartment inside the truck.
Records Show Texas City Paid Enrique Iglesias $485,000 To Perform At Holiday ConcertAccording to records that were recently made public due to a new Texas law, the city of McAllen paid singer Enrique Iglesias $485,000 in taxpayer money to perform at a holiday concert in 2015.
Congolese Woman, 41, Dies After Entering US Border CustodyA 41-year-old Congolese woman died in U.S. government custody shortly after she entered a border station in South Texas Wednesday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said.
SpaceX Starship Prototype "Mark 1" Explodes During Test In TexasThe SpaceX prototype upper stage built as a pathfinder for SpaceX's planned human-rated Starship rocket exploded during a pressurization test in Texas.
Mother, Son Jailed In South Texas For Allegedly Laundering Money Inside Packages Of TamalesKleberg County deputies found small wraps of aluminum foil during a traffic stop in Riviera, just south of Corpus Christi.
Missing Texas 2-Year-Old Jaya Trevino Found Safe After Amber Alert Issued, Father ArrestedA 2-year-old girl who was taken by her father in South Texas and was the subject of a statewide Amber Alert has been found safe, authorities say.
Texas Church Shooter's Widow Says Dick's Sporting Goods Denied Him A Gun Before MassacreThe widow of the man suspected of killing more than two dozen worshippers at a South Texas church said Dick's Sporting Goods refused to sell him the gun before he bought it from Academy Sports and Outdoors.
Sheriff's Office: 2 Bodies Discovered Buried At Texas BeachA deputy located a woman's remains Sunday in a shallow grave on Padre Island. A man's body was discovered underneath her the next day.