Texas breast cancer patient got her final wish, a Jeopardy appearance, but, sadly, too late to see it herself
Fri Dec 9, 2016 7:50 am
By Travis M. Andrews, The Washington Post
Like many smart people, Cindy Stowell always wanted to appear on "Jeopardy!"
She was certainly intelligent enough, but she was busy earning…
Dallas pension system stops access to some retirement funds, blocking more than $154M in withdrawals
Thu Dec 8, 2016 8:20 pm
DALLAS (AP) - The Dallas Police and Fire Pension system board has voted to suspend all withdrawals and payments coming out of…
Wed Dec 7, 2016 6:06 am
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - Hundreds of people protested a white nationalist's speaking engagement at the Texas A&M University campus.
Tue Dec 6, 2016 3:04 pm
By Peter Holley, The Washington Post
It's been nearly two months since Glenn and Lisa Verk's daughter disappeared before sunrise on a chilly morning in mid-October.
Tue Dec 6, 2016 11:22 am
RICHMOND, Texas (AP) - A sheriff says seven special-needs teenagers aged 13 to 16 years old have been removed from "deplorable" conditions…
Tue Dec 6, 2016 10:29 am
By Ben Guarino, The Washington Post
Of the nonnative animals crawling, buzzing and slithering across the American South, very few are officially designated "crazy."
The crazy ant is…
Mon Dec 5, 2016 5:51 pm
By WILL WEISSERT, Associated Press
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A Republican member of the Electoral College from Texas said Monday that he won't cast one of his…
Mon Dec 5, 2016 3:28 pm
By Alex Samuels, The Texas Tribune, www.texastribune.org
According to a new report from credit rating and financial analysis firm Moody’s, the Lone Star state’s four largest cities - Austin,…
Mon Dec 5, 2016 6:28 am
DALLAS (AP) - A prominent Dallas personal injury attorney has died about a week after the suicide of his 16-year-old daughter.
Sun Dec 4, 2016 4:26 am
By Samantha Schmidt, The Washington Post
As he walked through the crowd of hundreds of bearded, plump, and jolly white men, Larry Jefferson, a professional Santa Claus, stood…