Latest Del Rio News

1 pilot killed, 2 injured in crash involving 2 jet trainers

Nov. 19, 2021 20:00 PM EST

DEL RIO, Texas (AP) — A crash involving two jet trainers Friday left a pilot dead and two other pilots injured, one critically, at the Laughlin Air Force Base in West Texas, Air Force officials said. It happened about 10 a.m. on the ground at the base near Del Rio,...

Many moving parts go into Auburn gameday military flyovers

Nov. 14, 2021 00:08 AM EST

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — There’s something special about standing in a packed Auburn football stadium with 87,000 other passionate fans when military aircraft fly over as the “Star Spangled Banner” is ending. Whether it’s an F-16 jet or the low, slow rumble of a...

Friday's Scores

Nov. 13, 2021 01:08 AM EST

PREP FOOTBALL= Class 6A Division I= Region I Bi-District= Allen 59, Lewisville Hebron 30 Euless Trinity 47, Keller 21 Lewisville 27, McKinney Boyd 17 Midland Legacy...

Inside Biden’s border plans: How optimism turned to chaos

Nov. 03, 2021 18:20 PM EDT

McALLEN, Texas (AP) — For about four months before President Joe Biden took office, advisers engaged in intense internal debate about how quickly they should undo his predecessor's hardline border policies. The answer, almost always, was that Donald Trump's mark...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 30, 2021 01:13 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= CLASS 6A= ¶ Abilene 42, Midland 28 ¶ Alief Taylor 21, Alief Hastings 0 ¶ Arlington 45, Arlington Lamar 38 ¶ Arlington Martin 66, Grand Prairie 20 ¶...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 01:44 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= CLASS 6A= ¶ Abilene 42, Odessa 7 ¶ Aldine Eisenhower 42, Aldine MacArthur 7 ¶ Allen 35, McKinney 14 ¶ Amarillo Tascosa 60, Lubbock Monterey 18 ¶...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 09, 2021 13:01 PM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= CLASS 6A= ¶ Aldine Davis 53, Aldine 0 ¶ Allen 71, Little Elm 29 ¶ Amarillo Tascosa 34, Amarillo 22 ¶ Arlington 27, Arlington Houston 24 ¶ Arlington...

Mexico returns 129 Haitian migrants to their homeland

Oct. 06, 2021 18:30 PM EDT

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico sent another planeload of Haitian migrants back to their homeland Wednesday on a flight carrying 129 people to Port au Prince. Unlike the first repatriation flight in late September, Mexico did not specify that all those aboard Wednesday’s...

New Biden rules would limit arrest, deportation of migrants

Sep. 30, 2021 19:48 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing bipartisan criticism over its approach to immigration, the Biden administration on Thursday announced new rules that require authorities to only pursue migrants who recently crossed into the country without permission or are deemed to pose a threat to public safety....

Editorial Roundup: U.S.

Sep. 29, 2021 13:25 PM EDT

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: Sept. 28 The Wall Street Journal on top generals, Senate hearing and Afghanistan: President Biden hopes the political fallout from his botched Afghanistan withdrawal...