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  1. Jury deliberating case against suspects in 2011 DEA ambushRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | MySanAntonio.com

    Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent Victor Avila arrives for the wake of Immigrations and Customs Enforcement Special Agent Jaime Zapata at the Brownsville Event Center in Brownsville, Texas, Monday, Feb. 21, 2011. Avila was with Zapata when he was murdered last week in Mexico.

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  2. 4 victims found in trailer in S.A. still in 'serious to critical'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | MySanAntonio.com

    Details in a criminal complaint against James Matthew Bradley Jr., the 60-year-old trailer driver, give an idea of what transpired in the days leading up to the deadly drive to San Antonio. Keep clicking to learn the details revealed in the document.

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  3. Special session underway in AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | MySanAntonio.com

    State lawmakers convened Tuesday in a special session called by Gov. Greg Abbott and immediately began squabbling over how they'll conduct their business. Senate Democrats sought to delay the Republican agenda with procedural moves, while a House Republican pushed a resolution to allow penalties if lawmakers break quorum.

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  4. Feds will now target relatives who smuggled in childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    This June 18, 2014, file photo shows U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents work at a processing facility in Brownsville,Texas. A new "surge initiative" aims to identify and arrest the adult sponsors of unaccompanied minors who paid coyotes or other smuggling operations to bring young people across the U.S. border, Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials confirmed Thursday, June 29, 2017.

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  5. It won't be from sea-to-sea; how long will border wall be?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    In this March 2, 2016 file photo, a family looks towards metal bars marking the U.S. border where it meets the Pacific Ocean, in Tijuana, Mexico. President Donald Trump's promise to build a "big, beautiful wall" on the Mexican border conjured images of an impenetrable structure spanning 2,000 miles.

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  6. On tight deadline, advocates urge lawmakers to schedule medicalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    Dr. Robert Marks, an Austin-based anesthesiologist, speaks in favor of SB 269 and HB 2107 at an April 25 news conference. On Monday, patients, caregivers, and parents of autistic and epileptic children gathered at the state Capitol to urge members of the House Calendars Committee to schedule a vote on HB 2107.

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  7. Trump's border-wall fantasy is crumblingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    Antonio Reyes of Brownsville, Texas, stands by the U.S.-Mexico border fence near his home on March 22. Reyes said he's seen people scale the border fence that bisects his backyard and jump down in seconds. Antonio Reyes of Brownsville, Texas, stands by the U.S.-Mexico border fence near his home on March 22. Reyes said he's seen people scale the border fence that bisects his backyard and jump down in seconds.

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  8. On immigration, compassion must be our guideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    Residents line up to eat lunch at the South Texas Family Residential Center that houses thousands of women and children caught crossing the border illegally, seeking asylum in the U.S., in Dilley, Texas, May 14, 2015. less Residents line up to eat lunch at the South Texas Family Residential Center that houses thousands of women and children caught crossing the border illegally, seeking asylum in the U.S., in Dilley, Texas, May ... more Let's be honest: As long as people on all parts of the spectrum make immigrants and immigration a political issue, we will see only more polarization and gridlock.

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  9. Agency plans to award Mexico border wall contracts by AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    While some politicians like to paint a picture of the U.S.-Mexican border as a pre-militarized zone waiting for a wall and a soldier to keep it safe, in many cases the border resembles a neighborhood much like any other. less While some politicians like to paint a picture of the U.S.-Mexican border as a pre-militarized zone waiting for a wall and a soldier to keep it safe, in many cases the border resembles a neighborhood much like ... more While the border is often depicted as a desert wasteland filled cacti and rattlesnakes, in many cases the border resembles a neighborhood much like any other: some nice houses on one side of a street, some more nice houses on the other side of the street.

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  10. Hundreds of Mexicans protest with 'human wall' on US borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    Young people wave colored flags reading "Peace" as they form a symbolic human wall along the Rio Grande, which marks the border between Mexico and the U.S. in Ciudad Juarez, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. Responding to plans by President Donald Trump to build a wall along the length of the U.S.-Mexico border, more than a thousand people lined the Mexican bank of the Rio Grande in Ciudad Juarez Friday, holding hands and carrying flowers.

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  11. Border agent found not guilty in murder of immigrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    Joel Luna, left, and his attorney Carlos A. Garcia converse as a jury panel is seated for questioning and selection, Tuesday, January 17, 2017, in the 107th state District Court in Brownsville, Texas. Luna, a former Border Patrol agent stands accused with his brother in the 2015 murder of a Honduran native whose headless body was found in the Laguna Madre.

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  12. Texas country star may have the best response to Trump's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    In 15 years they still haven't finished I-35 between Austin and Waco." @RichOToole: "How in the world could they build a wall between Texas and Mexico..

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  13. Your Turn: January 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    Texas Speaker of the House Joe Straus, R-San Antonio, addresses his fellow legislators before the opening of the 85th Legislature session in the House chambers. A reader applauds Straus for daring to reach across the aisle.

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  14. Texas Rep. Will Hurd rips plan for border wall, calls itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    Rep. Will Hurd, R-Texas, said it's "impossible to build a physical wall" in much of his district's terrain, saying to do so "would negatively impact the environment, private property rights and economy." Rep. Will Hurd, R-Texas, said it's "impossible to build a physical wall" in much of his district's terrain, saying to do so "would negatively impact the environment, private property rights and economy."

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  15. Mexico stunned by Trump tweet on canceling tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    The Mexican government had no immediate reaction to a tweet by U.S. President Donald Trump that appeared aimed at canceling a planned Jan. 31 meeting with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto . Trump tweeted Thursday that "If Mexico is unwilling to pay for the badly needed wall, then it would be better to cancel the upcoming meeting" in Washington D.C. The U.S. has a 60 billion dollar trade deficit with Mexico.

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  16. The designers imagined a pink wall, since Trump has repeatedly said it should be "beautiful."Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    The design was also inspired by the work of renowned Mexican architect Luis BarragA n, who is known for his blunt, stucco walls and use of bright colors. The design was also inspired by the work of renowned Mexican architect Luis BarragA n, who is known for his blunt, stucco walls and use of bright colors.

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  17. Valley man testifies brother - sliced open' the body of anRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    U.S. Border Patrol Agent Joel Luna's, back left, attorney Carlos A. Garcia gives his opening statement in Luna's capital murder trial in Brownsville, Texas, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. Luna, 30, was charged along with his two brothers, Eduardo Luna Rodriguez, 24, and Fernando Luna Rodriguez, 35, in the murder in the death of Honduran immigrant Jose Francisco Rodriguez Palacios Paz, 33. The Honduran was found decapitated off South Padre Island in March of 2015.

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  18. Family of Tejano star want to exonerate himRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    Grammy-winning Tejano singer Jose "Joe" Lopez will be freed from a Texas prison later this year on parole. He was serving time for having sex with a 13-year-old girl near Brownsville.

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  19. Quirk may shield US coast during busy hurricane seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    This image provided by NOAA NCEI shows a hurricane buffer zone on the Southeastern part of the U.S. A new study finds that subtle shifts in winds and water temperature during busy hurricane seasons often ends up providing a protective barrier or buffer that often weakens storms as they approach the U.S. coast. This handout image from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Center for Environmental Information shows where the buffer zone is, based on ocean temperatures and changes in winds over decades.

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  20. UT Rio Grande Valley probabtion not about qualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | MySanAntonio.com

    Four years ago, the University of Texas at Rio Grande Valley was just an idea. Today, it is a thriving institution in its second year of providing unparalleled opportunity in South Texas.

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