Political clock plays significant factor in Speaker Pelosi’s intra-party dilemma WASHINGTON, D.C. (Texas Insider Report) — Democrats kicked off their Mueller Investigation investigation in the U.S. House of Representatives this…

Texas A&M student recognized as Borlaug Scholar by plant breeders association

Sarah Marsh studying to become rice breeder Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.eduContact: Sarah Marsh, smarsh@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Sarah Marsh, a senior student at Texas A&M University, is one of…

Spam and phishing in Q1 2019

Quarterly highlights Valentine’s Day As per tradition, phishing timed to coincide with lovey-dovey day was aimed at swindling valuable confidential information out of starry-eyed users, such as bank card details.…

Lindsey Hendrix: Thanks for joining us for this special episode of Texas A&M Health Talk. At South by Southwest this year, Dr. Carrie Byington, vice chancellor for health services at…

Southern Region Water Conference to focus on sustainable water management

Conference will be July 23-25 at Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center COLLEGE STATION — The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will host the Southern Region Water Conference, titled “Improving…

Financial Cyberthreats in 2018

Introduction and Key Findings The world of finance has been a great source of income cybercriminals across the world due to an obvious reason – money. While governments and organizations…

Mobile malware evolution 2018

The statistical data for this report came from all Kaspersky Lab mobile security solutions, not just Kaspersky Mobile Antivirus for Android. Consequently, the comparative data for 2017 may differ from…

The Sweet Angels Democrats have shown no interest in stopping from flooding into the U.S. By Eddie Scarry On Tuesday, U.S. Border Patrol agents in the Rio Grande Valley sector…

By Erick Erickson Attacked repeated as a racist and responding weakly, Hyde-Smith still won. Good. Cindy Hyde-Smith won in Mississippi, beating former Clinton Agriculture Secretary Mike Espy who had been…

Noland new agronomist at Texas A&M AgriLife San Angelo center

Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu SAN ANGELO – Dr. Reagan Noland has joined the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at San Angelo as AgriLife Extension agronomist specializing…

By John C. Goodman Donald Trump was right. When asked why black voters should vote for him, he answered, “What have they got to lose?” Virtually every major city in the…

Outdated Medicaid Rolls may tell us something about outdated Voter Rolls By Dr. Merrill Matthews Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — The governor’s election in Georgia has led to charges…

Spam and phishing in Q3 2018

Quarterly highlights Personal data in spam We have often said that personal data is candy on a stick to fraudsters and must be kept safe (that is, not given out…

Texas A&M leads $5.7 million research project to attack annual bluegrass

Troublesome weed affecting athletic fields, turf farms Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.eduContact: Dr. Muthu Bagavathiannan, 979-845-5375, muthu@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – The most widely grown irrigated crop in the U.S. – turfgrass…

Here’s the breakdown on 5+ million votes already cast in the 2018 Mid-Term Elections Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — As of October 22nd, over 5 million votes have already…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Attorney General Ken Paxton today joined a 17-state friend-of-the-court brief to defend the right of citizens to keep and bear arms. The case challenges…

As oil and gas exports surge, West Texas becomes the world’s “extraction colony”

Vehicles pass oil pumpjacks at sunrise in the Permian Basin region of West Texas. Jerod Foster for The Texas Tribune MIDLAND — Drilling booms have come and gone in this…

College Station City Council Announces Four City Manager Finalists

From the city of College Station: Through a six-month nationwide search facilitated by Affion Public, the College Station City Council recently selected these finalists from more than 100 total applications.…

Students in Georgia and Washington, D.C., will talk live with two NASA astronauts on the International Space Station next week as part of NASA’s Year of Education on Station. Source:…

Walters named grand champion at American Brahman Breeders Association 2018 All American competition

Winston Walters of Brenham won the senior division and grand champion in the bred and owned red bull category at the American Brahman Breeders Association 2018 All American competition in…