Corpus Christi, Texas | On Your Side

National News

Aurora-illinois-shooting-at-Pratt

Employee being fired fatally shoots 5 co-workers in Illinois

AURORA, Ill. (AP) – A 15-year employee being fired from a manufacturing company opened fire in its suburban Chicago plant Friday, killing five co-workers and wounding five police officers before he was fatally shot, police said.

Trump declares national emergency to build border wall

Bypassing Congress, which approved far less money for his proposed wall than he had sought, Trump said he will use executive action to siphon billions of dollars from federal military construction and counterdrug efforts for the wall, aides said.

NASA rover finally bites the dust on Mars after 15 years

The six-wheeled vehicle that helped gather critical evidence that ancient Mars might have been hospitable to life was remarkably spry up until eight months ago, when it was finally doomed by a ferocious dust storm.

Trump expected to sign border deal to avert shutdown

With little Washington appetite for another shutdown, President Donald Trump is expected to grudgingly accept an agreement that would keep the government open but provide just a fraction of the money he’s been demanding for his Mexican border wall.

NYPD mourns detective killed by friendly fire

The last New York City police officer killed in the line of duty was a 12-year veteran and mother of three who was gunned down in 2017 while sitting in a police vehicle.

Trump not ‘thrilled’ with border deal, not saying he’ll sign

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he’s “unhappy” with a hard-won agreement to prevent a new government shutdown and finance construction of more barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border, but he didn’t say whether or not he would sign the measure.

Photo Galleries
Cold Stunned Sea turtles 16 Nov.

Cold Stunned Sea turtles 16 Nov.

Scroll to top
Skip to content