Almanzar receives national academic advising award

Contact: Blair Fannin, Texas A&M AgriLife Communications, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION — Rafael Almanzar has received the 2018 National Association for Academic Advising Outstanding Advisor Award. Rafael Almanzar, winner of…

US stocks wobble at the end of another shaky week of trading

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks gave up an early rally Friday and struggled to another mixed finish as investors continued to sell former favorites like retailers. Household goods makers…

Can Anti-Trump Hatred carry the House for Democrats? Michael Barone “I have some thoughts on ‘enthusiasm’ and the election,” tweeted Amy Walter, the Cook Political Report’s ace analyst of House…

Ebay sues Amazon, saying it tried to poach its sellers

NEW YORK (AP) — Ebay filed a lawsuit against Amazon Wednesday, saying the online retail giant used eBay’s messaging system to steal its sellers. Source: Business – The Eagle

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…

How Washington unleashed fossil-fuel exports and sold out on climate

The Trump White House has capitalized on fossil-fuel exports made possible by the Obama administration. Energy Secretary Rick Perry is shown here on Aug. 2, 2017 welcoming his predecessor, Ernest…

Sears files for Chapter 11 amid plunging sales, massive debt

NEW YORK (AP) — Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday, with plans to shutter 142 unprofitable stores in the hopes that it can stay in business. Source: The…

Business sales have healthy gain, prices up over 11 percent

NEW YORK (AP) — As demand for small businesses increases, so do their selling prices, a sign that owners are reaping the rewards of keeping companies lean and healthy since…

'I love the Saudis': Trump business ties to kingdom run deep

NEW YORK (AP) — He’s booked hotel rooms and meeting spaces to them, sold an entire floor in one of his buildings to them and, in desperate moments in his…

Federal Bench Judgeships include current judges & law partners Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Donald Trump White House has announced 13 new judicial nominees as of Wednesday evening,…

US stocks slip lower in wobbly trading, but losses ease

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are mostly lower in unsteady trading one day after their biggest drop since February. A report indicating that inflation remains limited seemed to calm…

Correction: Financial Markets story

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Oct. 5 about the financial markets, The Associated Press misidentified Katie Nixon of Northern Trust Wealth Management. She is chief investment officer, not…

Working past 65? It's easier to do if you graduated college

NEW YORK (AP) — Close to one in five Americans who’s 65 or older is still working, the highest percentage in more than half a century. And the one who’s…

Teachers union sues student loan servicer Navient

NEW YORK (AP) — The American Federation of Teachers filed a lawsuit Wednesday against Navient, one of the country’s largest student loan servicing companies, alleging that it failed to guide…

Wobbly start for US stocks; Pepsi cuts its profit target

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are mostly lower Tuesday morning as internet companies and retailers slip. Stitch Fix, an online clothing company, plunged after its revenue and user totals…

Amazon ups hourly wage to $15, will advocate for higher pay

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon, which has faced political and economic pressure to raise pay for thousands of employees, is boosting its minimum wage for all U.S. workers to $15…

It’s time to face the facts: The Socialist Wing has hijacked your moderate Democrat Party By Justin Haskins Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Many Democrats used to say Socialism…

CBS taps media industry veteran Parsons as interim chairman

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS says it has named media industry veteran Richard Parsons as interim chairman of the board as the company moves to reshape itself following the ouster…

By Cal Thomas The woman who alleged in a confidential letter that as a high school student in Maryland in the ’80s Brett Kavanaugh “pinned her to a bed on her back…

In concealing the accusation she received in July, the California Democrat did a disservice and took the worst possible course by waiting San Francisco Chronicle Editorial Board Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s treatment of a…