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UT-RGV Partners With Weslaco To Move Into The Mid Valley

The University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley, with campuses in Brownsville and Edinburg, is now getting a footprint in the Mid Valley. The U-T Board of Regents has said ‘yes’ to a plan for UT-RGV to lease space in a soon-to-be-developed business incubator in Weslaco. Plans are for the university’s College of Business and Entrepreneurship to […]


Russia’s Ambassador To United Nations Dies In NYC At 64

(AP) – Russian officials say its ambassador to the United Nations has died suddenly in New York City. Vitaly Churkin was 64. Russia’s deputy U.N. ambassador, Vladimir Safronkov, told The Associated Press that Churkin became ill in his office at Russia’s U.N. mission and was taken to Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, where he died Monday. His […]


Erdogan Alleged Assassination Attempt Trial Opens In Turkey

(AP) – A trial has opened in southern Turkey for 47 people accused of attempting to kill President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the night of the failed coup, while he was vacationing with his family. The suspects – 37 of them former military personnel – face possible life sentences on charges that include attempted assassination, […]