If Texas was a country, it would be the world’s 10th largest economy By Adryana Aldeen, Senior Correspondent Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Free trade and NAFTA are touchy subjects. Most…

Spain extradites suspect thought to be spam kingpin to US

MADRID (AP) — Spain has extradited to the United States a Russian citizen who is suspected of being one of the world’s most notorious spammers. Source: Business – The Eagle

President’s State of the Union Address to emphasize helping Hispanics & Blacks, as liberal Democrat leaders intensify opposition (Spanish below) Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Political Analyst Adryana Aldeen…

Trump: US "open for business," and economists mostly agree

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump highlighted his tax cuts and deregulatory efforts with a salesman’s pitch to an elite economic forum in Switzerland on Friday: The United States, he…

CRADDICK on  NAFTA: Mend It, Don’t End It

Texas products & innovations create opportunities, flow south in record numbers By Texas Railroad Commission Chairman Christi Craddick Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — Many Texans support NAFTA based on…

Late in the evening of Jan. 31, 1958, the United States took its first step into space with the launch of the Explorer 1 satellite from Cape Canaveral, Florida. The…

Salvadoran TPS recipients will lose protections By Adryana Aldeen, Senior Correspondent Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — This week’s big news was that El Salvador Immigrants will lose their protections and…

Reports: AT&T drops plan to sell Huawei smartphone in US

NEW YORK (AP) — News reports say U.S. telecoms carrier AT&T has dropped plans to sell Chinese brand Huawei’s smartphones in the United States, dealing a setback to the No.…

Petrobras agrees to pay $2.95B to settle case in the US

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil’s state-run oil giant Petrobras has agreed to pay $2.95 billion to settle lawsuits in the United States over the sprawling corruption scandal that has…

The Texas coastline is slowly disappearing. Here's how one community is coping.

The banana water lilies that once filled Jefferson County’s Salt Bayou marsh started dying off years ago. The aquatic plants, with their elegant white and yellow blooms, used to pepper…

US approves 60-million ton expansion of Montana coal mine

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — U.S. officials have approved a 60-million ton expansion of a southeastern Montana coal mine that serves one of the largest power plants in the western United…

On ABC ‘This Week’: ‘We’re going to get the economy roaring back again, improve pay, increase jobs, and make America more competitive in the global economy… This will benefit hardworking American families,…

Three crew members representing the United States, Russia and Japan are on their way to the International Space Station after launching from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 2:21 a.m.…

Greek court backs extraditing Russian bitcoin suspect to US

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s Supreme Court has ruled in favor extraditing a Russian cybercrime suspect to the United States to stand trial for allegedly laundering billions of dollars using…

National pest control pros scurry to Texas Rodent Academy

Brett Miller of Romex Pest Control searches a dim attic for signs of rodent pests at Texas Rodent Academy, Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Dallas (Texas A&M…

‘The people of Cambodia deserve better than a strongman dictator; the United States must not relent in our longstanding commitment to preserving freedom there’ Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. –…

Parent Company Of CHI St. Joseph Health Announces Merger With Another Faith Based Health Care System

Three and a half years after Bryan-based St. Joseph Health System was sold to Catholic Health Initiatives, CHI is merging with another faith based health care corporation. The merger with…

“. . .This announcement recognizes the reality that Jerusalem is the capital of Israel, and sends a powerful message that rejects all those who wrongly seek to delegitimize Israel through…

US petroleum reserve lease sale in Alaska draws just 7 bids

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — President Donald Trump’s efforts to make the United States “energy dominant” with help from Alaska got off to modest results Wednesday. Source: Business – The Eagle

A&M System Board Of Regents Hire Prairie View A&M President Along With The Aggies Next Football Coach

Screen shot from the Prairie View A&M Twitter feed. While the hiring of Jimbo Fisher drew no comments by the board of regents before Monday’s 8-0 vote, there was praise…