Backdoors in D-Link’s backyard

“If you want to change the world, start with yourself.” In the case of security research this can be rephrased to: “If you want to make the world safer, start…

I know where your pet is

Kaspersky Lab’s many years of cyberthreat research would suggest that any device with access to the Internet will inevitably be hacked. In recent years, we have seen hacked toys, kettles,…

Sharing with you some of my concerns for the future of the Republican Party of Texas By Tom Mechler Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — As many of you are…

George H.W. Bush Arrives At His Summer Home In Maine

KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine (AP) — His home on the rocky coast is former President George H.W. Bush’s happy place, chock full of sea-sprayed memories of boating, golfing, family and friends. But…

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…

Mixed-berry galette makes dessert easy as pie

While I appreciate the finer details of making pastry, I leave those to the experts. When I cook at home, I want dessert to look and taste fabulous – but…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Texas families and businesses can save on the purchase of certain water- and energy-efficient products during the state’s Water-Efficient Products and ENERGY STAR® sales tax…

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…

AgriLife scientists uncover a new face of a famous protein, SWI2/SNF2 ATPase

Research can aid human cancer treatment, plant and animal agriculture Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Xiuren Zhang, 979-458-0596, xiuren.zhang@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – A team of Texas A&M…

US home building slides 3.7 percent in April

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. builders broke ground on fewer apartment buildings last month, pushing overall home construction down 3.7 percent from March. Source: Business – The Eagle

As lava destroys Hawaii homes, owners ask: Am I covered?

HONOLULU (AP) — Patricia Deter moved from Oregon to Hawaii to be closer to her two daughters, but the Kilauea volcano burned down her home only a month after she…

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…

Arts Council Of The Brazos Valley Begins Renovations At Its New Home

A trash rolloff trailer is in the parking lot of what is becoming the new home of the Arts Council of the Brazos Valley (ACBV). ACBV donors, volunteers, board members,…

IT threat evolution Q1 2018

Targeted attacks and malware campaigns Skygofree:  sophisticated mobile surveillance In January, we uncovered a sophisticated mobile implant that provides attackers with remote control of infected Android devices.  The malware, called…

Trump: Congress should get spending bills done before break

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is urging the Senate to get its work done on funding before the August break, “or NOT GO HOME.” Source: Business – The Eagle

‘These Americans persevered through torture and malnourishment amid totalitarian darkness, and I join their families and all our fellow citizens in celebrating their freedom’  Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. –…

Yes, 4.8% ties record low joblessness for Blacks & Latinos By The Chicago Tribune Editorial Board Our favorite four-letter word, the one we shout regularly to the rooftops, is J-O-B-S,…

Make your best batch of cinnamon rolls yet

I know what I’m about to say might sound a little old-fashioned, but growing up, I always knew I wanted to be a mom, and more specifically a stay-at-home mom.…