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McAllen Woman Claims Innocence In Deadly Hit-And-Run

Almost five months after the deadly hit-and-run accident, a McAllen woman has gone to court to plead not guilty. 23-year-old Elena Cristal Cavazos is charged with intoxication manslaughter, accident involving death, and failing to stop and render aid in the hit-and-run death of 61-year-old Terence Hicks. Hicks was struck as he walked near Business 83 […]


US Weekly Requests For Jobless Aid Down 12,000 To 232,000

(AP) – Fewer Americans applied for jobless aid last week, as the number of people seeking benefits remained close to historic lows. THE NUMBERS: Weekly unemployment applications fell by 12,000 to a seasonally-adjusted 232,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. The less volatile four-week average slipped 500 to 240,500. The number of people collecting unemployment benefits […]


Lebanon Prepares For Syria’s Post-War Construction Windfall

(AP) – The port of Tripoli in northern Lebanon wants the world to know it’s ready for business. British safety managers are training local hires to operate heavy machinery and Chinese technicians are running diagnostics on two new container cranes that tower over the harbor, just 28 kilometers (18 miles) from the Syrian border. After […]