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Stories with place: McAllen
  • Ex-Texas sheriff pleads guilty to federal charge 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 6:52 pm
  • McALLEN, Texas - A former South Texas sheriff whose office has attracted the attention of federal investigators pleaded guilty Monday to money laundering.

  • 4 arrested after officer shot in South Texas 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 11:56 am
  • EDINBURG, Texas - Four people have been arrested in South Texas after an Edinburg police officer was shot multiple times while responding to a disturbance call that turned out to be a home invasion.

  • TV winners in annual Texas AP Broadcasters contest 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 10:44 pm
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  • South Texas man accused of hacking attempts 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 5:05 pm
  • McALLEN, Texas - A South Texas man with links to the hacking collective Anonymous is facing additional charges for attempting to illegally access Internet servers on thousands of occasions, federal prosecutors said Thursday.

  • South Texas mayor's relatives admit bribery 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 6:52 pm
  • McALLEN, Texas - Three relatives of a small South Texas town's mayor have pleaded guilty to conspiracy and bribery in a "pay to play" public contracting system involving federal funds.

  • Zetas boss pleads guilty to 2 charges 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 8:25 pm
  • McALLEN, Texas - The former leader of a Mexican drug cartel's breakaway faction pleaded guilty Monday in Texas to federal drug and money laundering charges in a deal prosecutors hope could help with other ongoing investigations.

  • Border Patrol sends more agents to South Texas 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 5:33 pm
  • McALLEN, Texas - More than 100 Border Patrol agents from California and Arizona have been shifted to the southernmost tip of Texas, the country's busiest sector for illegal immigration, the agency announced Wednesday.

  • Crews try to contain oil spill in Galveston Bay 
    Updated: Mar-22-14 11:14 pm
  • McALLEN, Texas - A barge carrying nearly a million gallons of especially thick, sticky oil collided with a ship in Galveston Bay on Saturday, leaking an unknown amount of the fuel into the popular bird habitat as the peak of the migratory shorebird season was approaching.

  • Father, son convicted of 2 of 3 counts in shooting 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 9:26 pm
  • MCALLEN, Texas - A South Texas jury found a man and his son guilty Friday of two of three counts against them in the 2012 shooting of a federal agent on drug-patrol duty.

  • South Texas spa owner accused of fake injections 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 7:22 am
  • McALLEN, Texas - A South Texas spa owner has been charged with injecting beauty customers with unapproved substances such as silicone.