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President Trump threatens to deploy United States military unless states halt violent protests

(WASHINGTON) -President Donald Trump threatened to deploy United States military unless states halt violent protests. Trump said he was recommending that governors deploy the National...

Congressmen ask Abbott to send National Guard to RGV

U.S. Reps. Filemon Vela and Congressman Vicente Gonzalez urged Governor Greg Abbott to immediately assign National Guard forces to the Rio Grande Valley to...

Colombian roots motivate coffee shop owner

By Nubia Reyna Staff Writer Immersed in the smell of Colombian coffee and food, surrounded by colorful murals of coffee farms from her native country, Johanna...

Sunshine vitamin observed to lower coronavirus risks

BY A. COLLEEN DeGUZMAN STAFF WRITER Several studies conducted recently by national health organizations observed that people with low levels of vitamin D are more likely...

Brownsville mayor says 41 more positive cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the...

Brownsville Mayor Trey Mendez reported on his Facebook page this morning that 41 more positive cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Brownsville, with...

France’s Christmas gift to care home residents: more freedom

PARIS (AP) — At the end of an often brutally lonely year for elderly care home residents in France, the government is giving them...

RGV officials urge diligence as Texas surpasses 1M cases

By A. COLLEEN DeGUZMAN Staff Writer Texas exceeded 1 million cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, making it the first state in the nation to surpass the...

Abbott declares State of Disaster; authorizes federal authorities to act as Texas peace officers

Texas Governor Gregg Abbott this afternoon issued a State of Disaster Declaration following the violent protests that are occurring around the state that are...

Jury indicts one officer in Breonna Taylor death

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A grand jury has indicted one officer on criminal charges six months after Breonna Taylor was fatally shot by police...
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