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  • Friday, August 29, 2014 4:00 PM
    Kraft voluntarily recalled 7,691 cases of its American Singles cheese product Friday because an ingredient was stored improperly by a supplier. 
  • Friday, August 29, 2014 3:33 PM
    State regulators have approved an effort by racetrack owners to expand gambling to include racing terminals that look similar to slot machines. 
  • Friday, August 29, 2014 3:10 PM

    After years of deriding the BCS, fans will finally get what they — well, most of them — wanted with the new College Football Playoff.

     
  • Friday, August 29, 2014 3:03 PM
    As Islamic militants rampage across northern Iraq, seizing vast swaths of territory and driving hundreds of thousands of people from their homes, the Shiite Turkmens living in the hardscrabble town of Amirli have decided to stay and fight. 
  • Friday, August 29, 2014 2:57 PM
    Texas Gov. Rick Perry wasted little time pouncing on President Barack Obama's "we don't have a strategy yet" comments about the violent militant faction attacking cities in Iraq, accusing the White House of "dithering and debating" the threat posed by the Islamic State group. 
  • Friday, August 29, 2014 2:51 PM
    Big Tex is getting some new duds that he'll wear to greet some 3 million people who are expected to attend the State Fair of Texas beginning next month. 
  • Friday, August 29, 2014 2:45 PM

    COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — The following reports were compiled by AgriLife Extension Service for the week of Aug. 26.

     
  • Friday, August 29, 2014 12:00 AM

    HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by 18 this week to 1,914.

     
  • Pot found in farming equipment
    Tuesday, May 13, 2014 10:41 AM

    EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Some cotton farming equipment in West Texas has yielded more than a ton of an illegal crop.

     
  • Texas inmate seeks execution delay
    Tuesday, May 13, 2014 10:35 AM
    HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A convicted murderer set for execution in Texas on Tuesday has his hopes pinned on two appeals, including one challenging the state's plan to use a drug for which it will not reveal a source — as was the case with drugs used in a botched execution in Oklahoma two weeks ago. 
  • Thousands lose electricity in Texas
    Tuesday, May 13, 2014 10:26 AM
    Street flooding has been reported in Houston and San Antonio where storms have left thousands of homes and businesses without electricity. 
  • Thursday, March 27, 2014 12:10 PM
    VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican says the Catholic Church's objection to a contraception requirement under the Affordable Care Act was raised during President Barack Obama's visit. 
  • Thursday, March 27, 2014 11:26 AM
    VATICAN CITY (AP) — President Barack Obama and the Vatican gave distinctly different accounts of the president's audience with Pope Francis, with Obama stressing their common ground over issues of poverty and inequality and Vatican officials emphasizing sharp differences over abortion and birth control. 
  •  George P Bush begins political career
    Tuesday, March 04, 2014 10:34 PM
    FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — George P. Bush took the first step toward continuing his family's political dynasty Tuesday, shaking off an under-funded primary challenger and securing the Republican nomination for the little-known but powerful post of Texas land commissioner. 
  • Wednesday, February 12, 2014 2:03 PM
    Average retail gasoline prices in Texas have fallen 0.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.06/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 13,114 gas outlets in Texas.