Author: Fox South Texas Newsroom

Health Matters: Study: Fast Food Chain Chicken Nuggets Contain Less Than 50 Percent of Meat

Kids cannot seem to get enough of those fast food chain chicken nuggets, but a new study finds they might not be the healthiest source of protein. Mississippi researchers tested chicken nuggets from two national fast food chains and found the nuggets contained 50 percent or less of actual chicken meat. The other half contained fat, blood vessels, cartilage and even bone pieces. Researchers state that nuggets should only be eaten on occasion. The National Chicken Council insists chicken nuggets are an excellent source of protein, especially for picky eaters. Researchers note the study involved a very small sample...

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Man Found Dead Near Ware Road

DPS troopers are investigating the death of a McAllen man early this morning. 27 yr old James Edwin Vogel was found dead inside his vehicle in a canal near Ware Road North of Mile 17th. DPS officials tell Fox2 News they suspect Vogel might have been driving under the influence when somehow he lost control of his 2004 Chevy Silverado. An autopsy was ordered to determine exactly how Vogel died. [wp_gmaps address=”Ware Road North of Mile 17th mcallen texas”  zoom=”13″...

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