Greece waiting for 'right moment' for bond market return

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s government says it’s waiting for the “right moment” to re-enter the bond market, playing down expectations of an issue by the end of the week. …

UPDATE: Interview With Bryan Lawyer Chosen To Lead The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission

Photo of retired general Bentley Nettles from the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission. A friend made who suggested looking into the opening, started the path that led to Bryan lawyer Bentley…

Bryan Police & Fire Present Citizen Lifesaving Awards

This week’s Bryan city council meeting opened with the presentation of three citizen awards by the police and fire departments. Officer Kelley McKethan said on the morning of May 14th,…

US stocks bounce higher after solid June jobs report

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are bouncing back Friday morning after the government said hiring grew at a stronger pace in June. Technology companies are making some of the…

Mueller probe could draw focus to Russian crime operations

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government has long warned that Russian organized crime posed a threat to democratic institutions, including “criminally linked oligarchs” who might collude with the Russian government…

Grazing to improve soil health, producer profits

Texas A&M AgriLife researcher leads effort to find optimum management strategies Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Richard Teague, 940-552-9941, Richard.Teague@ag.tamu.edu VERNON – Dr. Richard Teague might be considered…

Russian anti-virus CEO offers up code for US govt scrutiny

MOSCOW (AP) — The chief executive of Russia’s Kaspersky Lab says he’s ready to have his company’s source code examined by U.S. government officials to help dispel long-lingering suspicions about…

India launches new single nationwide tax amid confusion

NEW DELHI (AP) — Shops and businesses reopened in India amid confusion Saturday, hours after the government introduced a new nationwide tax that will change the cost of nearly everything…

Innovation of researchers yields better food, feed, fiber for consumers

Writer: Kathleen Phillips, 979-845-2872, ka-phillips@tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Craig Nessler, 979-845-8486, cnessler@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION — When the names of two researchers were called as top innovators at the recent Texas A&M…

Uber searches for a new CEO in wake of Kalanick's departure

DETROIT (AP) — Uber seeks a strong manager who can repair a broken image, juggle multiple lawsuits and government investigations, develop and nurture a new corporate culture and lead a…

Texas A&M System Pursuing Another Public Private Partnership

The same day a tropical storm was named that is forecasted to hit the gulf coast, comes an announcement by the Texas A&M system chancellor to build a data center…

Barclays, former CEO charged with fraud over Qatar deal

LONDON (AP) — British regulators charged Barclays bank and four former executives, including then-CEO John Varley, with conspiracy to commit fraud when they asked Qatar for 6.1 billion ($7.7 billion)…

Groundbreaking Of New TTI Headquarters

News release courtesy of the Texas A&M Transportation Institute: Gathering near the future site of the new Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI) Headquarters Building, about 200 TTI employees and local,…

Ryan won't commit to Treasury timetable for debt increase

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan said Wednesday that he won’t commit to holding a vote to increase the government’s borrowing authority this summer. Source: Business – The Eagle

Anti-Sharia March: Women are Sexual Property of their Husbands By Carole Hornsby Haynes, Ph.D. Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — On June 10th, “March Against Sharia — March For Human Rights”…

“As Governor, if I am going to call a special session, I intend to make it count.” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “Considering all the successes of the 85th Legislative…

Bolivar Peninsula’s Rollover Pass Being Closed For Private Development

GALVESTON, Texas (AP) _ Galveston County will pay $1.7 million to acquire land owned by a recreational club around Rollover Pass amid development plans for the fishing spot. The Galveston…

Governor Abbott Calls Lawmakers Back For A Special Session

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is reviving a so-called “bathroom bill” targeting transgender people after the last try ended with Republican lawmakers angry and deadlocked. Abbott on…

Amazon offers Prime discount to those on government benefits

NEW YORK (AP) — Online leader Amazon is offering a discount on its Prime membership for people who receive government assistance. Source: Business – The Eagle

Attends White House announcement regarding the modernization of American aviation Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today attended the White House announcement of the new…