Court sides with Trump in ‘sanctuary cities’ grant fight

By LARRY NEUMEISTER Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — The Trump administration can withhold millions of dollars in law enforcement grants to force states to...

Migrant detention center to open after conditions stir anger

By CEDAR ATTANASIO Associated Press EL PASO, Texas (AP) — A year after asylum-seekers and other migrants overwhelmed U.S. immigration authorities at the southern border,...

Los Angeles honors Kobe, Gianna Bryant with public memorial

By GREG BEACHAM AP Sports Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kobe Bryant's wife offered a poignant portrait of her NBA superstar husband and their daughter...

Greyhound to stop allowing immigration checks on buses

By GENE JOHNSON, The Associated Press SEATTLE — Greyhound, the nation's largest bus company, said Friday it will stop allowing Border Patrol agents without a warrant...

Texas plans to close 2 state prisons amid population decline

By JAKE BLEIBERG Associated Press DALLAS (AP) — Texas will close two of its more than 100 state prisons amid a yearslong decline in the...

Coronavirus quarantine in San Antonio ends for 90 evacuees from China

By Bonnie Petrie and Brian Kirkpatrick, Texas Public Radio The first group of people quarantined in San Antonio over the coronavirus were released Thursday after...

Rep. Gonzalez issues statement on first virus case confirmed in Texas

U.S. officials have confirmed that an evacuee from China who had been under quarantine in San Antonio has the coronavirus. The patient, who arrived at Lackland Air Force Base last week, is the 15th confirmed case in the United States and the first in Texas. Read the full story at themonitor.com.

Palmview police makes arrest in December shooting death

The Palmview Police Department arrested a 44-year-old man Monday who had been a person of interest in a December murder. The police department worked in conjunction with U.S. Marshals to arrest 44-year-old Francisco Antonio Gregio in the case, according to an agency statement on Facebook. Read the full story at themonitor.com.