I recently received the following information: My husband & I were grilling out in our backyard one Sunday afternoon approx. 5pm a month ago, when a pacific blue (in color) stingray looking bird flew over our home. Must of been 1 1/2 - 2' in length and width. We were actually sitting and conversating when it caught our attention. Show More Summary
On jobs tour in Texas, Obama offers little new hope for jobs progress In Washington Benghazi talking points underwent 12 revisions, scrubbed of terror reference Senate takes step forward on immigration reform Woman rescued from Bangladesh...Show More Summary
The Family Research council yesterday held a webcast yesterday called 'Stand with Scouts Sunday' on which Texas Governor Rick Perry appeared, warning viewers that the "pop culture" of homosexuality threatened to "tear apart" the Boy Scouts' value system, Right Wing...
For the majority of his tenure, Mack Brown has been able to produce both wins and NFL careers for his Texas Longhorns. But after three subpar seasons in which he has produced no 10-win seasons and only one first-round pick, it is becoming more and more evident that Brown is losing his touch. Show More Summary
Ted Cruz must be racking up the frequent-flier miles. On Friday, he leapfrogged from the NRA’s annual meeting in Houston, Texas, to a South Carolina banquet that has become a requisite stop for anyone interested in running a national race. Show More Summary
A federal jury ruled Wednesday afternoon that Henry’s Turkey Service of Goldwaithe, Texas, must pay 32 mentally disabled workers $240 million for years of abuse and neglect. The now-shuttered company’s violations of the American Disabilities Act range from physically abusing the men to packing them in unsanitary bunkhouses at night. Over 40 years, hundreds of [...]
Chief U.S. District Judge Fred Biery is known for injecting humor into his opinions. He's also been at the center of controversy. This time, he's been a bit risque in his ruling that exotic dancers in San Antonio, Texas, must obey an ordinance that requires them to wear bikini tops.
If you absolutely must send a text message while driving, you may be no better off using Siri or other voice software than you would typing the message by hand. That’s the conclusion from Texas A&M’s Transportation Institute, which measured voice-to-text programs’ effect on distracted driving. Show More Summary
What is George W. Bush‘s legacy? Eugene Robinson: Harder to fight the NRA than terrorists? Natural gas success splits left Texas Gov. Rick Perry is poaching Illinois jobs How to pay for the Boston wounded Henry Kissinger confident there will be no Korean conflict Why there are few Chechens in the U.S. Show More Summary
In the agonizingly lame parlance of boxing, someone's "O" must go later tonight (April 20, 2013) at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. With yet another big-money boxing bout scuttled because of an upset, Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo"...Show More Summary
It’s a simple question, but one with a handful of difficult answers: Will earnings season lift stocks to new all-time record highs? Certainly, while the bearish case is an obvious choice, it’s been a losing investment strategy so far in 2013 as the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 indices continue to make new [...]
As we bring you this week's "Hotel News We Noted" column, we must first take a moment to share our thoughts with the people in and affected by this week's events in Boston and in West, Texas. If you're joining us for the first time,Show More Summary
The 2013 NFL draft is less than a week away, meaning that the Kansas City Chiefs will soon be on the clock and that NFL fans everywhere can celebrate the biggest football-related event of the offseason. Texas A&M's Luke Joeckel is the popular pick to go No. Show More Summary
One Boston Marathon bombing suspect killed, another at large. Boston Globe and TIME’s Jay Newton-Small on the scene. Video, Photos, Map A blast Wednesday night at a fertilizer plant in West, Texas has left more than a dozen dead, and 150 injured. Show More Summary
The first edition of the ESPN150 has been released with the Texas Longhorns sitting atop the class rankings with 15 commits, including two from ESPN's list. But the process is far from over, and the 'Horns have plenty of work to do if they want to maintain that distinction. Show More Summary
A massive explosion at a fertilizer plant in central Texas Wednesday night left more than 160 people wounded and killed an estimated five to 15 people Senate’s Gang of Eight releases its 844 page proposal to reform immigration law in...Show More Summary
Three years ago, the Supreme Court ruled in Berghuis v. Thompkins that a criminal suspect must affirmatively invoke his right to refuse questions. The Washington Post characterized the holding as "speak up... to remain silent." This month, the Court will revisit the right to remain silent to decide whether......
The process continues. With Denny Hamlin on the mend but still on the sidelines, Joe Gibbs Racing heads for Texas Motor Speedway intending to keep its No. 11 Toyota near the top of the NASCAR Sprint Cup owner point standings. Stand-in Mark Martin did his job. A 10th-place finish at Martinsville Speedway – while Hamlin sat atop the pit [...]
Guest Post by Mara Zebest All the Marxist Liberals must have gotten the memo. There is a definite universal trend within the educational system to indoctrinate an anti-second amendment attitude. Another recent report on the same theme reported here. CampusReform … Continue reading ?
In Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin, the Supreme Court revisits the legality of higher education affirmative action. I believe the Court will recognize that diversity is an important social and educational value that must be actively promoted.