- Feds: Action taken to fix mistakenly awarded work permits Updated: Aug-01-15 1:28 pm
HOUSTON - Problems have been fixed that led to about 2,100 work permits being mistakenly awarded under President Barack Obama's executive immigration action after a federal judge in Texas had put the plan on hold, the Justice Department said in newly filed court documents.
- Retired aircraft carrier USS Ranger reaches Texas for scrap Updated: Jul-13-15 9:58 am
BROWNSVILLE, Texas - The former aircraft carrier USS Ranger has reached a South Texas shipyard where it will be taken apart for scrap and recycling.
- Ex-soldier sentenced to prison for smuggling immigrants Updated: Jul-09-15 6:12 pm
BROWNSVILLE, Texas - A former Fort Hood soldier who used his U.S. Army identification to move illegally smuggled immigrants through an immigration checkpoint has been sentenced to a year and a day in federal prison.
- Brownsville museum celebrates 80th anniversary Updated: Jul-06-15 8:11 am
BROWNSVILLE, Texas - The Brownsville Museum of Fine Art will celebrate the 80th anniversary of its grassroots beginnings with an exhibit from its permanent collection.