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  1. Gas blast injures 5 migrants held captive in Mexico houseRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    Mexican authorities say a gas explosion has ripped through a house where at least 60 abducted migrants were being held captive in a city on the Texas border, injuring five people. The government of Tamaulipas state says two of those were gravely injured by Monday's blast in Reynosa, across from McAllen.

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  2. Gas blast injures 5 migrants held captive in Mexico houseRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Brownsville Herald

    A gas explosion ripped through a house where dozens of abducted migrants were being held captive in a city on the Texas border Monday, injuring five people, two of them gravely, Mexican authorities said. Grupo Coordinacion, a joint governmental security agency in the Gulf Coast state of Tamaulipas, said in a statement that the afternoon blast blew out the windows and doors of the home in Reynosa, which is across from McAllen, Texas.

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  3. Zika Virus Hits Mexican Border City near TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Breitbart.com

    The appearance of the Zika virus in Mexico has kept Mexican health officials on alert after the country has seen more than 34 cases in recent weeks. In the border city of Reynosa, authorities have confirmed one case.

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  4. Texas Task Force Created to Target Infectious DiseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | KRGV

    A new task force with 31 people from across the country and Texas is set to target infectious diseases. The announcement of the task force comes as concerns grow over the Zika virus.

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  5. Judge denies bond for CBP officer accused of accepting bribeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | TheMonitor.com

    A former U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer accused of accepting a bribe in exchange for extending the visa of an individual and assisting a second person in obtaining a new visa will remain in custody after a federal judge denied him bond. U.S. Magistrate Dorina Ramos ruled late Tuesday afternoon that Julio Cesar Trujillo be held without bond, according to court records.

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  6. Two Mexican doctors accused in $5M fraud against AflacRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... allegedly were paid to sign the false reports. Dr. Mayolo Melchor and Dr. Bertha Hernandez-Melchor, both of Reynosa, Mexico, face charges of conspiracy to commit wire fraud and eight counts of wire fraud. Both were indicted in 2011 in South Texas, ...

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  7. 2 Mexican Doctors Accused In $5M Claims Fraud Against AflacRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Insurance News Net

    ... 2010. Aflac policyholders allegedly were paid to sign the false reports. Bertha Hernandez-Melchor, both of Reynosa, Mexico, face charges of conspiracy to commit wire fraud and eight counts of wire fraud. Both were indicted in 2011 in South Texas, ...

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  8. EDITORIAL: Connecting our region through a new loop, highway and roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | TheMonitor.com

    On a windy, barren field in Pharr, just north of the Rio Grande, a contingency of state and local lawmakers assembled on Tuesday morning to turn dirt where a new $19 million connector road finally will be built to help facilitate truck traffic from the nearby Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge. To anyone watching the event, it might have seemed like a routine groundbreaking ceremony, complete with golden shovels and dignitaries in hard hats.

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  9. Judge to rule on bond status for CBP officer accused of briberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | TheMonitor.com

    A former U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer accused of accepting a bribe from an FBI informant could find out today if he will be released from U.S. Marshals' custody. After a full day of testimony at his bond hearing Monday, Julio Cesar Trujillo remained in custody after U.S. Magistrate Judge Dorina Ramos decided she would withhold her ruling on whether or not the former CBP officer should be released on bond.

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  10. Houston Slayings Fueled Border Security DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Gilmer Mirror

    It was exactly one year ago today, a few minutes before 1 a.m. Standing in the driveway of her Houston home, waving goodbye to her sister under a clear winter sky, something didn't feel right. The stars didn't look the same. 7 comments

  11. EXCLUSIVE: TX-Registered Plane Caught with $5M Pesos After Emergency Landing In MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Breitbart.com

    Breitbart Texas traveled to the Mexican States of Tamaulipas and Coahuila to recruit citizen journalists willing to risk their lives and expose the cartels silencing their communities. The writers would face certain death at the hands of the various cartels that operate in those areas including the Gulf Cartel and Los Zetas if a pseudonym were not used.

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  12. Dan Golvach, father of Spencer Golvach, at his son's grave in Houston Tuesday, October 20, 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Texas Tribune

    It was exactly one year ago today, a few minutes before 1 a.m. Standing in the driveway of her Houston home, waving goodbye to her sister under a clear winter sky, something didn't feel right. The stars didn't look the same. 10 comments

  13. Drug Load Found in Roofing Shingles ShipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Breitbart.com

    Nearly 1,000 pounds of marijuana was found in a box truck that was hauling a load of roofing shingles late last week in El Paso, Texas. The load of 954 pounds of marijuana was found after one of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection K9 officers alerted other officers to the presence of the contraband.

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  14. Zika virus diagnosed in ReynosaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Brownsville Herald

    The first case of the Zika virus has been confirmed in the Mexican border city of Reynosa, just a few miles south of the Texas-Mexico border. The Reynosa man traveled to Colombia to visit family over the holidays and contracted the virus, according to officials with the Mexican Health Department.

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  15. CBP officer charged with briberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Brownsville Herald

    Instead of going to work at the Hidalgo-Reynosa port of entry Friday morning, Officer Julio Trujillo was escorted in handcuffs to federal court where he was charged with bribery. Trujillo, a U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer, was arrested Wednesday after an FBI investigation revealed he accepted a $3,600 bribe and exceeded his access of a government computer, court documents show.

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  16. Produce inspections get a hand from legislatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | TheMonitor.com

    Mayor Ambrosio Hernandez speaks at a conference near the Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge Friday morning. The event was held to announce a more than $600,000 grant to help speed up produce inspection times at several points of entry.

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  17. First case of Zika virus diagnosed in ReynosaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | TheMonitor.com

    An Aedes aegypti mosquito is photographed through a microscope at the Fiocruz institute in Recife, Pernambuco state, Brazil, Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016. The mosquito is a vector for the proliferation of the Zika virus currently spreading throughout Latin America.

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  18. More American Tourists Crossing Border for Medical ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | KRGV

    Reynosa tourism officials said business is booming for medical commerce. They're attributing the growth to tourists from the Rio Grande Valley.

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  19. Travel warnings to Tamaulipas eased, homicide and kidnappings still a high threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | TheMonitor.com

    "Matamoros, Reynosa, Nuevo Laredo, and Ciudad Victoria have experienced numerous gun battles and attacks with explosive devices in the past year," the Jan.15 warning states. "The number of reported kidnappings in Tamaulipas is among the highest in Mexico.

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  20. Immigration at center of Pope's visit to Mexico-US borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Salvador holds his feverish 18-month-old son Dylan at the Casa del Migrante shelter run by Catholic nuns in Reynosa, Mexico. Rodriguez, who was traveling with his wife and son, said he didn't know how his family would get the thousands of dollars ...

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