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  1. Mississippi murder defendant arrested in TexasRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A woman set for trial Monday in Mississippi on a charge of murdering her husband has been arrested in far South Texas near the Texas-Mexico border. Krystal Kersey is held in Rio Grande City in Starr County awaiting extradition to Mississippi after her arrest following a traffic stop Friday.

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  2. Mississippi murder defendant arrested in TexasRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A woman set for trial Monday in Mississippi on a charge of murdering her husband has been arrested in far South Texas near the Texas-Mexico border. Krystal Kersey is held in Rio Grande City in Starr County awaiting extradition to Mississippi after her arrest following a traffic stop Friday.

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  3. Can a Republican win theHispanic vote in Texas?Read the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | Lucianne.com

    RIO GRANDE CITY, Tex. - Ruben Villarreal knew he was different, and it had nothing to do with his curlicue mustache.

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  4. On the Border, Flow of Military Gear Inspires Mixed ReactionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Texas Tribune

    ... also received Humvees that it uses for flood relief, said Ruben Villarreal, the mayor of the county seat, Rio Grande City. Eddie Guerra, the interim Hidalgo County sheriff, said he supported the program but that some of the equipment was outdated ...

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  5. The Texas Gubernatorial Debate 2014Read the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Counterpunch

    ... and vacuous, the more dollars invested in the campaign. The debate was hosted by Telemundo 40 KTLM from Rio Grande City, CBS affiliate KGBT-TV from Harlingen, and The Monitor newspaper from McAllen. The panelists, Dalila Garza, Carlos Sanchez and ...

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  6. More Border Patrol balloons expected in future?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Patrol has stationed five surveillance sky cameras in the Rio Grande Valley area - one in Penitas, two near Rio Grande City and two near Falfurrias, said agency spokesman Joe Gutierrez Jr. Allbee, who helps oversee the aerostat program, said the ...

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  7. Protests planned to target U.S. southern border entry portsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    ... such as temporary blockage of traffic at the international border crossings. Ruben Villarreal, mayor of Rio Grande City on the Texas border with Mexico, said he supports a right to peaceful protest but doesn't want demonstrators to obstruct roads or ...

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  8. Mass protests planned to target U.S. southern border entry portsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | The Raw Story

    ... such as temporary blockage of traffic at the international border crossings. Ruben Villarreal, mayor of Rio Grande City on the Texas border with Mexico, said he supports a right to peaceful protest but doesn't want demonstrators to obstruct roads or ...

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  9. InventHelp Inventor Develops Improved HangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... ironed it before. The Sta-Pressed Hanger helps to solve this problem. Developed by a pair of inventors from Rio Grande City, Texas, the modified hanger keeps larger clothing wrinkle-free. The design enhances organization in a closet. The device ...

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  10. Border Patrol to test wearing camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | SFGate

    ... Patrol has stationed five surveillance sky cameras in the Rio Grande Valley area _ one in Penitas, two near Rio Grande City and two near Falfurrias, said agency spokesman Joe Gutierrez Jr. Photo: Gabe Hernandez, Associated Press This Sept. 5, 2014 ...

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  11. India Pakistan Flooding Photo GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    Drug mules, some wearing life vests, carry loads of marajuana, according to U.S. federal agents, as seen from a helicopter flown by the U.S. Office of Air and Marine on September 10, 2014 near Rio Grande City, Texas. Narco traffickers on the Mexican side of the river were apparently preparing to float the bundles across the Rio Grande into Texas when U.S. agents flying over the border surprised them.

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  12. Plans to Shut Down Ports of Entry Moving ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    ... as allowed by the Constitution." In Texas, the group plans on blocking ports of entry located at Laredo, Rio Grande City, Presidio, Hildago, Brownsville and Del Rio. One of the leaders in Texas told another media outlet they have about 200 people ...

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  13. Texas county prepares for attempted bridge closures by militiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | UPI

    ... unknown becomes an issue that we really got to prepare for," said Ruben Villarreal, mayor of the border town Rio Grande City said. "If they're here to block traffic, to be a hindrance between traffic and the port of entry, that causes a problem. ...

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  14. Texas Police Prepare to Defend International Bridges From Militia GroupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    ... Department of Public Safety troopers, to the recent deployment of 1,000 members of the Texas National Guard. Rio Grande City Mayor Ruben Villarreal said he supports the militia member's right to express their opinion according to a report by KRGV ...

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  15. Militia Group May Be Planning Border Protest This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | News Talk Florida

    ... t week to discuss the potential problem and find a plan of action. Starr County has international bridges in Rio Grande City, Roma and Falcon Dam.

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  16. Research proves pot smokers control mood with potRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Drug mules carry a load of marijuana, according to federal agents, on the Mexican side of the border as seen from a helicopter flying on the Texas side of the border on September 10, 2014, near Rio Grande City, Texas. As if anyone that ever smoked weed or knows someone that smokes pot on a regular basis did not already know researchers from Harvard and Boston Children's Hospital have proven that frequent marijuana users smoke pot to alter their mood.

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  17. Here's What Makes a Texas Mayor 'Nervous' About Militia Forces Guarding the BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | TheBlaze.com

    Officials received word that militia members are planning to block bridges into Mexico in Rio Grande City, Roma and Falcon Dam on Saturday, Sept. 20, KRGV-TV reported , as a way to protest illegal border crossings.

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  18. Report: Militia Planning to Block Border Ports of Entry to Protest Illegal ImmigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    Members of a militia are planning to block ports of entry along the Rio Grande Valley to protest illegal immigration, according to a local news Thursday, local officials say militia members are planning to protest by blocking traffic at the international ports on September 20. Rio Grande City Mayor Ruben Villarreal told the station that law enforcement is preparing for the disruption but is unsure what to expect. "What can we expect? I don't know.

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  19. Militia Threatens to Block Trafficat International BridgesRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2014 | Lucianne.com

    ... al was to discuss the potential problem and find a plan of action. Starr County has international bridges in Rio Grande City, Roma and Falcon Dam. Officials received word that members of a militia plan to protest illegal crossings by blocking

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  20. U.S.-Mexico Border PatrolRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | Bloomberg

    A helicopter crew member from the U.S. Office of Air and Marine flies over the Rio Grande near Rio Grande City, Texas, on Sept. 10, 2014.

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