Federal authorities say a former top lieutenant for the Gulf drug cartel has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for organizing large shipments of cocaine and marijuana into the U.S.
Officials say three Fort Hood soldiers have been arrested in an ongoing investigation related to the transporting and harboring of people who have entered the U.S. illegally.
A South Texas woman who says she used bingo winnings to buy five assault rifles has been convicted of lying on the purchase records.
BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A 37-year-old Mexican citizen living legally in Brownsville has pleaded guilty to charges he conspired to launder almost $1.9 million in drug proceeds through nine banks. Evidence showed Oscar Aguilar recruited nine […]
A man from Mexico has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for trying to mail aluminum cans filled with cocaine from a South Texas post office.
SpaceX founder Elon Musk says he’s interested in putting a launch pad on a beach near Brownsville.
A former South Texas district attorney and one-time congressional candidate could face a lengthy prison term when he’s sentenced Tuesday as part of a bribery scandal that took down a state district judge and others.
A 71-year-old U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer has collapsed and died while on duty in South Texas.
A Texas recycler is being paid 1 cent to haul away and dismantle the U.S. Navy’s first “supercarrier,” the USS Forrestal.
A disgraced former South Texasjudge who pleaded guilty to racketeering for turning his courtroom into a money-making operation is to be sentenced.