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McAllen, Texas is located in Hidalgo County. Zip codes in McAllen, TX include 78503, 78502, and 78505. The median home price in McAllen is $175,000. More McAllen information.

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15 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

Downtown Austin, Texas

Tech companies and the job seekers provided by University of Texas graduates each year have propelled Austin to the top of another list.

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19 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

Border crisis: Volunteers rally to help migrant mothers and children

Three-year-old Nahiely Alfero, of Honduras, stands next to her mother as they wait to board a bus leaving the city, in McAllen, Texas.

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23 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

Rodizio Grill to Open Its First Location in McAllen, TX

Rodizio Grill is a popular Brazilian Steakhouse destination restaurant that has seen great success in the cities in which it's located.

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Yesterday | Progress Times

Border Patrol opens facility to process unaccompanied migrant children

Current Conditions: Fair, 80 F Forecast: Fri - Mostly Sunny. High: 102 Low: 77 Sat - Sunny.

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Yesterday | ThinkProgress

'Love Thy Neighbor': Beyond The Partisan Rhetoric, Compassion At The Texas Border

McALLEN, TX - It was only 2:30 in the afternoon, but they were already running low on children's shoes.

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Yesterday | Examiner.com

Miller Lite presents Conciertos Originales this summer

This summer Miller Lite is presenting Conciertos Originales, a private concert series in the Rio Grande Valley and San Antonio and the public is getting a chance to win tickets.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

KXXV-TV Waco

Ex-top staffer to South Texas sheriff gets prison

The former chief of staff to former Hidalgo County Sheriff Lupe Trevino has been sentenced to 11 months in federal prison after pleading guilty to failing to report a crime.

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SanLuisObispo.com

Obama considers allowing Honduran children into country

Flor Garcia, 19, of Honduras, holding her one-year-old daughter, Flor Fernandez, turned themselves over to Customs and Border Protection Services agents after crossing the Rio Grande from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, July 3, 2014.

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WTVC

6 dead in Mexico border shootings

The Tamaulipas state government says the shootings followed a series of gun battles between rival gangs in the area around Reynosa, across the border from McAllen, Texas.

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Breitbart.com

Six Cartel Members Dead in Border Shootout

MCALLEN, Texas-The ongoing dispute between factions of the Gulf Cartel over control of the area just south of the Texas Border resulted in the death of six cartel hitmen in various firefights.

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ABC News

6 Dead in Mexico Border Shootings

The Tamaulipas state government says the shootings followed a series of gun battles between rival gangs in the area around Reynosa, across the border from McAllen, Texas.

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Fayetteville Free Weekly

Locals Show Support for Mirgrant Children

Standing with signs that read "Stop Separating Families," and "Immigration is an American Experience," Northwest Arkansas residents gathered in solidarity at a fasting vigil for Latino migrant children Monday, July 21. The event, Standing Watch With All The Children, was organized by a collaboration between the Omni Center for Peace, Justice and ... (more)

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Business Journal

More health care workers have less education, but no so much in Denver

Workers with lower levels of education are making up a larger part of the American health-care workforce - but less so in Denver than in any other area of the country, according to a study released late Wednesday .

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

NBC Los Angeles

City of Bell Considers Sheltering Immigrant Children

In this June 20, 2014 file photo, immigrants who entered the U.S. illegally stand in line for tickets at the bus station after they were released from a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility in McAllen, Texas.

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Deseret News

Border crisis presents cruelty's many sides

Immigrants who have been detained while crossing the border are housed inside the McAllen Border Patrol Station in McAllen, Texas, Tuesday July 15, 2014.

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KWTX

Texas Woman Used Bingo Cash To Buy Assault Rifles

Yadira Garcia, 35, of Alamo, could be sentenced to as much as 30 years in federal prison after she was convicted of lying on purchase records for five assault rifles she says she used bingo winnings to pay for.

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KTEN-TV Denison

Texan claimed bingo cash paid for assault rifles

A South Texas woman who says she used bingo winnings to buy five assault rifles has been convicted of lying on the purchase records.

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CBS News

House Republicans unveil plan to tackle border crisis

Immigrants who have been caught crossing the border illegally are housed inside the McAllen Border Patrol Station in McAllen, Texas where they are processed.

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ThinkProgress

For Immigrants In This Texas Valley, Being Undocumented Means Never Leaving Town

The recent detention of the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist-turned-advocate, Jose Antonio Vargas, in the border down of McAllen, Texas, made clear that border patrol agents remain indiscriminate in arresting undocumented immigrants.

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Los Angeles Times

Unaccompanied children are the focus of L.A. annual immigrant's Mass

Worshippers line up to see the relic of Santo Toribio, the saint of immigrants, at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Angels in downtown Los Angeles after an annual celebration for immigrants on Sunday.

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