Scandal-plagued CBS grants $20M to 18 women's rights groups

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS on Friday pledged to give $20 million to 18 organizations dedicated to eliminating sexual harassment in the workplace as the network tries to recover from…

“Our residents lose thousands of dollars a year and suffer from ruined credit scores, as well as a general sense of anxiety regarding their identity,” –Attorney General Paxton Texas Insider…

A look at where companies stand on marijuana business

NEW YORK (AP) — When Canada legalized recreational marijuana in October, it emerged as the world leader in the industry — and U.S. companies are scrambling to get in on…

Markets Right Now: Stocks open sharply lower on Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): Source: Business – The Eagle

NASA has awarded a contract to Harris Corporation of Rochester, New York, for the Optical Telescope Assembly (OTA) for the agency’s Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope (WFIRST) mission. Source: NASA

China's growth slows, as does tourist spending at Tiffany's

NEW YORK (AP) — Evidence of China’s slowing economy popped up in the sales numbers posted by Tiffany & Co. Source: Business – The Eagle

United Technologies is breaking into 3 independent companies

NEW YORK (AP) — United Technologies is breaking itself into three independent companies now that it has sealed its $23 billion acquisition of aviation electronics maker Rockwell Collins. Source: Business…

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…

Rosenthal Meat Center offers seasonal specialty meats for the holidays

Writer: Adam Russell, 903-834-6191, adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Ray Riley, 979-845-5651, r-riley@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – ‘Tis the season to order traditional holiday favorites from the Rosenthal Meat Center at Texas A&M University,…

Tech stocks sink again, erasing market's gains for the year; Dow Jones Industrial Average drops 500 points

NEW YORK (AP) — Tech stocks sink again, erasing market’s gains for the year; Dow Jones Industrial Average drops 500 points. Source: Business – The Eagle

Feds subpoena Snap over shareholder lawsuit

NEW YORK (AP) — Snap Inc. has received federal subpoenas related to a class-action lawsuit stemming from its 2017 initial public offering. Source: Business – The Eagle

NASA astronaut Serena Auñón-Chancellor, currently orbiting Earth as part of the International Space Station’s Expedition 57 crew, will answer questions from students at New York’s University Prep Charter High School…

Report: Google planning big New York City expansion

NEW YORK (AP) — The Wall Street Journal reports that Google is planning a major expansion in New York City. Source: Business – The Eagle

Markets Right Now: Stocks edge higher in early trading

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): Source: Business – The Eagle

Speaker Ryan Press Office | https://spkrryan.us/2OhZVF6 Wall Street Journal columnist James Freeman wrote this week, “But as Republicans prepare to make their closing arguments to U.S. voters, GOP candidates can justly say that their…

Social media's misinformation battle: No winners, so far

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook and other social platforms have been fighting online misinformation and hate speech for two years. With the U.S. midterm elections just a few days away,…

She’s the woman who just cannot fade into the night. By Matt Vespa Hillary Rodham Clinton still says she wants to be president when asked about 2020. Of course, why…

The Latest: New iPads embrace facial recognition

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Apple’s product event in New York (all times local): Source: Business – The Eagle

WASHINGTON—Following another strong GDP report showing an annual growth rate of 3.5 percent, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released this statement: “Month by month, we’ve seen consumer confidence rise, the job…

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – (TYLER) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar visited Tyler today as part of his Good for Texas Tour to highlight women in the Texas workforce and their impact…