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Accident leaves One dead at McCook oil refinery

In McCook, an accident took the life of a worker at an oil refinery, another employee is injured. The accident occurred on Moorefield Street and FM 681. According to the Alton Fire Chief, Javier Garcia–the accident was reported around 9 am. Two men whose identities have not been revealed, fell under a trailer while working. The 21 year old lost his life. His co-worker is recovering in the...

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Authorities in a standoff with an elderly man in Harlingen

Authorities in a standoff with an elderly man in Harlingen. The incident happened on the 900 of the Palm Court Street. A man barricaded himself inside his home. After a call was made , the man refused medical attention, and started to threaten paramedics. A group of 15 patrol units were deployed to the scene where they negotiated with him for 3 hours. It is unknown whether he will face...

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Update on the Mexico Earthquake Aftermath

A hotline is available to help inform people in the U.S. in regards to the earthquake situation occurring in Mexico by the minute. The number is 1-855-463-6395. On this hotline, residents can obtain information regarding their family members. They will be informed if they are in the hospital or where they are located. The service known as C.I.A.M. Is provided by the Mexican government and has 40 operators that are working 24 hours a day. The intense earthquake has torn down dozens of buildings in the Mexican capital. Due to this, the Mexican government has now updated a map...

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No Justice Yet for San Fernando Massacre of 72 immigrants

7 years ago a group of 72 immigrants making their way into the united states were found dead in northern Tamaulipas to this day no arrests have been made in the case would you warn you that the images you are about to see are graphic. August 22nd 2010 the immigrants were found in a warehouse outside of the city of San Fernando. 58 men and 14 women were among the victims, most of them from central american countries. Each individual had their hands tied and a gunshot wound to the head. At the time of the massacre, a...

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Laredo Police Searching for Man wanted for Aggravated Assault.

Laredo Police are currently searching the man you’re about to see. He’s wanted for aggravated assault. Authorities stated the incident happened on San Dario and Moctezuma on Saturday, August 5th, at approximately 1:40 pm. The male allegedly assaulted a group of 3 men with a pole. The victims were taken to a local hospital with injuries. One victim was flown to a San Antonio hospital and is in critical condition. If you can identify this person contact Laredo police at (956)...

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