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Growing Drug Problem Brings New Starr County Crime-Fighting Group

There is a new crime-fighting task force operating in Starr County. Several local police departments, the sheriff’s office, and the county attorney’s office have partnered to form the Special Crimes Unit. Rio Grande City Police Chief Noe Castillo, who is directing the multi-agency task force, says it was created to combat a growing drug trafficking […]


NASA Weighing Risk Of Adding Crew To Megarocket’s 1st Flight

(AP) – NASA is weighing the risk of adding astronauts to the first flight of its new megarocket. NASA’s human exploration chief said Friday that his boss and the Trump administration requested the feasibility study. The Space Launch System will be the most powerful rocket ever built when it flies. It’s intended for moon and […]


Mexican Town’s Residents Kill 3 Men Accused Of Car Theft

(AP) – Prosecutors in the southern Mexican state of Chiapas say residents of a town have killed three men who allegedly had tried to steal a car.  The Chiapas state attorney’s office said in a statement Friday that the men were caught in the act by the car’s owner and taken by residents to the […]