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Gulf Cartel Figure and Others Convicted in Bribery Scheme

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – Juan Carlos De La Cruz Reyna, 37, has entered a plea of guilty to bribery of a public official, United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson announced today. Also entering guilty pleas today were Adalberto Nunez Venegas, 39, Juan Trejo Venegas, 33, and Jose Cruz Venegas Esquivel, 36.

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McAllen Welcome’s Second Sam’s Club; Grand opening and Ribbon Cutting set for Thursday, at 8 am.

McAllen, TX– Just in time for Cinco de Mayo and summer celebrations, a new Sam’s Club will officially open to the public on Thursday, April 26, following a 8 a.m. ribbon cutting ceremony.

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CUELLAR HOSTS GRANTS WORKSHOP FOR CONSTITUENTS SEEKING FUNDING FOR ENVIRONMENTAL PROJECTS & RESEARCH IN EDINBURG

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Thursday, Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-Laredo) will host a videoconference workshop to guide constituents through the process of applying for federal grants to support environmental projects and research. This grants workshop will be broadcast live from Washington D.C. on Thursday, April 26, 2012 and screened at the University of Texas – Pan American. Representatives from the Department of Energy, Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Agriculture will also present. Cuellar encourages all parties interested in environmental projects in Hidalgo County and surrounding areas to join him to learn how to find and utilize federal funds to help boost resources for our communities.

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What is a day?

There are many ways to answer that question. A day is 24 hours. A day is how we measure how much time we spend at work. A day can be something we look forward to, a celebration of some kind. But in U.S. animal shelters, a day represents 10,411 lives needlessly lost.

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AGGRAVATED ROBBERY

Weslaco police need your help to identify two males that allegedly robbed a man and his wife at gunpoint, and stole their vehicle. The victim reported to police that he parked his vehicle in the parking lot of the Super 8 motel and he was approached by two Hispanic males with short hair. The victim stated that one of the males displayed a small handgun and demanded the keys to the vehicle and his wallet. The victim and his wife complied and the two males made off with the vehicle.

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About Dog Runner Pet Transport, LLC.

We are a husband and wife team that has been associated with the animal industry most of our lives. In 2005 our focus changed from showing Palomino Quarter Horses to rescuing dogs when we volunteered in New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina.

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McAllen Marine killed in Afghanistan

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AGGRAVATED ROBBERY

Weslaco police need your help to identify two males that entered a Stripes store early Saturday morning and robbed the clerk at gunpoint. The two males entered the store at approximately 1:50 a.m. One of them pointed a handgun at the clerk while the other grabbed alcoholic beverages from the coolers. Both then fled the store and were seen leaving in a vehicle described as a white dually pickup truck.

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Serial Identity Thief Handed Prison Sentences

HOUSTON – Sharif John Reid, 37, of League City, Texas, has been handed a total of 75 months in prison sentence for his conviction of aggravated identity theft and access device fraud, United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson announced today. Reid pleaded guilty Jan. 23, 2012.

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Harlingen police department news briefs

A 23 year old man arrested and charged with sexual assault and harboring a 16 year old minor; A 20 year man was arrested and charged for evading arrest and detention; A 67 year old man was arrested and charged for felony possession of a controlled substance.

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DRUG ENFORCEMENT ADMINISTRATION HEADS FOURTH RIO GRANDE VALLEY AND NATIONWIDE PRESCRIPTION DRUG TAKE-BACK

(McAllen, TX) – The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has scheduled another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day which will take place on Saturday, April 28, 2012, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

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Brownsville police department news brief 4-23-12

A 30 year old woman charged with counts of abandoning and endangerment of a child with intent to return.

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Customs and Border Protection at the Pharr International Bridge Seizes Near Half a Million Dollars in Cocaine, Reynosa Woman Arrested

HIDALGO, TEXAS— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) at the Pharr International Bridge seized approximately 14.5 pounds of cocaine with a Reynosa woman arrested in the alleged smuggling attempt. The estimated street value of the cocaine is approximately $464,000. CBP arrested two male imposters in unrelated incidents as well.

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Daily Bible Verse

May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. Romans 15:13 (Read all of Romans 15) New International Version

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65 immigrants arrested in Edinburg stash house raid

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