Over the objections of Texas officials, the Obama administration proposed a long-delayed rule Wednesday to reduce ozone, a smog-forming pollutant known to worsen asthma, lung disease and heart conditions.
In a fresh confrontation with Republicans, the Obama administration on Wednesday proposed stricter emissions limits on smog-forming pollution linked to asthma and respiratory illness. The move fulfilled a long-delayed campaign promise by President Barack Obama but left environmental and public health groups wanting more.
The Transport Workers Union pickets at three airports, saying the Dallas-based carrier is losing its edge on service.
A sloppy mix of rain and snow rolled into the Northeast on Wednesday just as millions of Americans began the big Thanksgiving getaway, grounding hundreds of flights and turning highways hazardous along the congested Washington-to-Boston corridor.
State Rep. Jim Keffer, R-Eastland, saw his previous bill to address the problems in the Barnett Shale vetoed by Gov. Rick Perry.
The U.S. economy grew even faster in the third quarter than initially thought, posting the strongest six months of growth in more than a decade and pulling further ahead of other big economies of the world.
Most retailers have already posted their Black Friday deals, so consumers can turn to apps and other resources to plot out their bargain-hunting strategy.
The program, which will upgrade heating and cooling controls, irrigation systems and lighting fixtures, is expected to save the university $12 million over the next 15 years.
Trinity River Distillery will start producing whiskey and honey liqueur at the old bean plant next year, where a manufacturer of athletic mats is also located.
The Frogs win fifth straight 74-50.
Texas Motor Speedway annual drive-through displays of light.
TCU men's basketball action Monday.