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Investigation Continues Into Cause Of Zika Infection In McAllen

Local and county health officials are hoping to know more this week about how a McAllen resident contracted the Zika virus. Officials announced Friday that a private lab test confirmed a positive test for the mosquito-borne virus – the first reported case in McAllen. Health officials are concerned because the person apparently has not traveled […]


Republicans Block Bid To Force Trump To Release Tax Returns

(AP) — House Republicans have blocked an attempt by Democrats to force President Donald Trump to release his tax returns to Congress.  Democratic Rep. Bill Pascrell of New Jersey said Monday that Congress has a responsibility to hold the executive branch “to the highest standard of transparency to ensure the public interest is placed first.”  […]


Palestinian Envoy Warns Against Moving US Embassy In Israel

(AP) — The Palestinian’s top envoy to the United States is warning that moving the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem could disrupt efforts to secure peace in the Middle East.  Maen Areikat says an “emotional decision” to shift the embassy’s location “is going to have very, very negative repercussions” and could […]