Immigrant child detained after surgery

McALLEN — Reports of an undocumented 10-year-old girl with cerebral palsy who was detained after she traveled past a checkpoint to receive medical care...

Rehabilitated turtles to be released out to sea on Sunday

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Toco, Shredder and Pepe will finally head back home to the Gulf of Mexico after a year of rehabilitation at...

In Patterson trial, forensic pathologist testifies that victim was suffocated

EDINBURG — Hidalgo County’s chief forensic pathologist testified Wednesday that the man Monica Melissa Patterson is accused of murdering was suffocated.EDINBURG — Hidalgo County’s...

Caregiver wraps up spirited testimony in Patterson trial

EDINBURG — Celestina Mascorro provided another round of gutsy testimony on Tuesday, engaging the defense with quips and spirited exchanges that at times prompted...

Defense chips away at key testimony in Patterson trial

EDINBURG — Although facing intense cross-examination from defense attorneys and scrutiny for failing to remember dates and particular details, the individual considered the key...