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Valley Men Sentenced For Meth Trafficking In Mississippi

A Rio Grande Valley man will spend the next 20 years in federal prison for trafficking crystal meth in Mississippi. A federal judge in Gulfport Mississippi handing down the maximum punishment to 38-year-old Sergio Contreras of Penitas about 2-and-a-half months after he pleaded guilty to a charge of conspiring to distribute a controlled substance. Prosecutors […]


Captain Of El Faro Sister Ship: Master Had Solid Plan

(AP) – The captain of the sunken freighter El Faro’s sister vessel says he believes the master of the doomed ship had a “solid plan” to deal with a hurricane that had sprung up quickly.  Capt. Kevin Stith of the El Yunque testified Tuesday before a U.S. Coast Guard panel investigating the Oct. 1 sinking […]


Colombia Says 2 More Journalists Missing In Rough Area

(AP) – Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos says two additional journalists are missing in a lawless part of the country where security forces are already hunting for a Spanish journalist.  Santos said Tuesday two journalists from right-leaning RCN network are unaccounted for and are being sought. Officials already have been seeking Salud Hernandez-Mora, a longtime […]