Rep.: Trump’s planned visit to RGV may occur same day as impeachment vote

Preparations are underway in the Rio Grande Valley to coordinate a visit from President Donald Trump.  According to the White House, the president will be visiting Alamo on Tuesday for a ceremonial trip regarding the border wall. "President Trump is expected to travel to Alamo, Texas, on Tuesday to mark the completion of more than 400 miles of border wall — a promise made, promise kept — and his Administration’s efforts to reform our broken immigration system," a White House official stated in an email.

Twitter bans Trump, citing risk of incitement

WASHINGTON (AP) — Twitter says it is banning President Donald Trump from its platform, citing “risk of further incitement of violence.” The social media giant said...

All Texas Democrats in the House called for impeaching Trump after riot

By Abby Livingston, Texas Tribune With Democratic leadership in Congress calling for the removal of President Donald Trump 12 days before his term expires, all...

President Trump won’t attend Joe Biden’s inauguration

By JONATHAN LEMIRE and ZEKE MILLER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday he won’t attend President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration on Jan....

Capitol Police says officer dies after riots

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Capitol Police says an officer who was injured after responding to riots at the Capitol has died. Officer Brian D. Sicknick...

Texas sees 1st case of new variant amid push for more shots

By JIM VERTUNO and JUAN A. LOZANO Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas reported its first known case of a person infected with the...

Texas Capitol closed after Trump supporters storm U.S. Congress

By Cassandra Pollock, Texas Tribune The Texas Department of Public Safety on Wednesday closed the state Capitol and surrounding grounds after supporters of President Donald...

Have you received your $600 stimulus check?

The Internal Revenue Service has set up an online portal so you can get an update on your $600 stimulus check. The IRS says the...

Texas official urges people to stay home as virus cases soar

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Health officials in the Texas state capital on Wednesday again urged people to avoid holiday gatherings to slow the spread...

Rental assistance program designed to avoid evictions extended until March 15

By Kate McGee, Texas Tribune The Texas Supreme Court has extended its emergency eviction relief program for tenants behind on rent through at least March...