AgriLife Extension offers two June water programs for professionals, homeowners

  Writer: Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576, s-byrns@tamu.edu Contact: Allison Watkins, 325-659-6522, aewatkins@ag.tamu.edu   SAN ANGELO – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Tom Green County has two water programs planned…

New Bryan City Golf Course Off To A Statistically Good Start

More golfers used the city of Bryan’s new course during the first three months of this year, compared with the same time period at the former course last year. Financially,…

Residents, AgriLife Extension, others work to ‘Harvey-proof’ Houston-area community

Effort leads to new Exploration Green nature park that will detain floodwater, clean runoff Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. John Jacob, 832-671-8171, jjacob@tamu.edu Mary Carol Edwards, 281-989-5517, mcedwards@tamu.edu CLEAR…

College Station Council Considering Regulating Yellow Rental Bicycles And Other “Dockless” Vehicles

The College Station city council this week decided to consider regulations for what are technically “dockless vehicles”. Among other things, this would cover the yellow rental bicycles that are based…

More Problems At The Renovated Bryan Aquatic Center

More structural problems have been found at the Bryan Aquatic Center…which has been in various stages of repairs for the last two years. An update was given by city manager…

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Committee on Rules, released the following statement applauding the passage of a message to allow…

Showing Appreciation for Local Law Enforcement  Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – During the nine-and-a-half years I spent as an undercover officer in the CIA, I worked alongside my colleagues…

As cities sprawl, more Texans are exposed to tornadoes

Mark Fox cringes every time he relives the day his worst weather nightmare came true. April 3, 2012 was a hot and humid day in North Texas, and the unstable…

Judge wants to ensure 'Wolf of Wall Street' is paying back

NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge in New York City says she wants to make sure real-life “Wolf of Wall Street” Jordan Belfort continues to pay back the nearly…

College Station Council Reverses March Vote And Adds “Senior” To The Name Of A New Community Center

There was applause at Monday night’s College Station city council meeting, after a majority vote reversed a decision two months ago on the naming of the city’s new community center.…

11 Year Old Girl Escapes Being Grabbed By A Burglar In Her Bedroom

An 11 year old girl escaped serious injury after she told her mother and Bryan police she was grabbed by a man who entered her bedroom through a window. This…

College Station Council Approves More Parks Improvement Contracts

Meeting on Monday instead of Thursday, the College Station city council approved contracts for improvements at three parks. A $199,410 design contract at Central Park and Bee Creek Park will…

Bryan Residents Asked To Weigh In On Draft Flood Mitigation Plan

Tuesday’s Bryan city council workshop includes a staff presentation on a draft flood mitigation plan. Assistant city engineer Johnnie Price invites residents to participate in an online survey. Price says…

Tesla's Autopilot engaged during Utah crash

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The driver of a Tesla electric car had the vehicle’s semi-autonomous Autopilot mode engaged when she slammed into the back of a Utah fire truck…

Mexico faces prospect of failure in NAFTA talks

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The top trade representatives of the United States, Mexico and Canada ended the latest round of talks on renegotiating the North American Free Trade without a…

Reminders From The Twin Cities To Move Trash Containers Off The Streets

Officials in the twin cities are concerned about trash containers staying out in the street too long. During the last College Station city council meeting, councilwoman Linda Harvell received support…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Attorney General Ken Paxton today intervened in a lawsuit filed by the National Federation of Independent Business, American Staffing Association, Leading Edge Personnel, Staff…

Operators Of First College Station Food Truck Park No Longer Required To Have Police Presence

The operators of College Station’s first food truck park have one less city regulation. That’s after the city council at its last meeting approved a request to not require two…

OPC UA security analysis

This paper discusses our project that involved searching for vulnerabilities in implementations of the OPC UA protocol. In publishing this material, we hope to draw the attention of vendors that…

China sentences founder of Anbang to 18 years in prison

SHANGHAI (AP) — Chinese state media say a court in Shanghai has sentenced the founder of the Chinese insurance company that owns New York City’s Waldorf Hotel to 18 years…