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Honduran Government Not Happy with Alleged Border Patrol Attack
MISSION, Tx- The Honduran government has condemned the attack by a U.S. Border Patrol agent on three Honduran women.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
Officials: Attacked immigrants were surrendering
Federal investigators say underground tests conducted in the hours after a deadly New York City gas explosion detected the presence of natural gas.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
F.B.I. Says Dead Border Patrol Official May Be Behind Recent Kidnappings
A border patrol agent who was discovered dead in his home in south Texas this week may have responsible for kidnapping and assaulting three women who had entered the U.S. illegally.
Border Patrol agent found dead, three women assaulted
The agent, who hasn't been identified, was found dead in his apartment in Mission early Thursday, according to a statement from U.S. Customs and Border Protection .
KSAT-TV San Antonio
Border agent dead after assaults on women
U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced on Thursday that one of its own agents is dead after allegedly assaulting three women.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Dallas Morning News
Fort Worth native Bill Paxton to star as Sam Houston in History miniseries 'Texas Rising'
From the network and producers that brought you Hatfields & McCoys comes its latest history lesson: the tentatively titled Texas Rising , about - what else? - the birth of the Lone Star State.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Mayor Salinas seeks re-election
For the last 16 years, Norberto "Beto" Salinas has been committed to the citizens of Mission serving as the mayor.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
A Texas Primer
On March 2, 1836, when texas was still part of Mexico, 59 delegates gathered at Washington, Texas, to sign the Texas Declaration of Independence.
SFBG Politics Blog
Nite Trax: Esta Noche to close, adios Esta Noche
Not even a guest starring role on Looking could save beloved Latino-oriented gay dive Esta Noche, alas! According to Eater SF, the Mission favorite is being sold by its owners -- reportedly willingly -- to the team behind SoMa meat market Wish.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Log Cabin Democrat
Mr. Shawn and Mrs. Shelia Johnson of Greenbrier are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming wedding of their daughter, Miss Carissa Johnson to Mr. Zach Andrews, son of Mr. Russell and Mrs. Sandy Andrews of Birta, Ark.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Road Foodie: Mexi-Rio
Tamales at Delia's are traditionally made with corn wrapping, though they also offer Veracruz-style tamales steamed in banana leaves.
Winter Texan Fiesta offers live music, food, fun
The Winter Texan Fiesta, to be held Saturday, Feb. 22, promises to be an exciting event featuring Valley performers with music and songs representing a variety of genres from Rock n Roll, Classic Country, Bluegrass, 50s & 60s favorites, and a tribute to the "Man in Black" himself, Johnny Cash.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Here is the latest Texas news from The Associated Press
Prosecutors are presenting a second day of testimony in the trial of a man accused of killing a Central Texas police officer in April 2012.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Congress District 13
Age: 59 Work resume: Veterinarian, Army veteran, certified financial planner and former stock broker Education: Bachelor of Arts in animal science, Texas A&M University; Doctor of Ceterinary Medicine from A&M Community experience/past political experience: Worships at Crafton Baptist Church.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Fitch Rates McAllen, TX's Ltd Tax GOs and COs 'AA+'; Outlook Stable
The bonds will be sold via competition on Feb. 24. Proceeds will be used to fund the construction of a performing arts facility, park and street improvements, and pay issuance costs.