Sen. Troy Fraser deflects efforts by environmental groups to amend the measure, which reasserts state control over drilling and spells out the limited powers that cities have in regulating surface operations.
The couple behind the North Texas car dealership empire is just one of many powerful families that make cutting horse competitions one of their passions. (Video provided by National Cutting Horse Association, editing by Steve Wilson, Star-Telegram.com)
World stock markets were cautious Wednesday as investors waited for a U.S. growth report that is expected to provide the latest sign of slowing momentum in the world's biggest economy and a Federal Reserve policy statement.
Tyson Foods intends to stop using human antibiotics in its domestic chicken flocks by September 2017, the company said Tuesday, and will explore doing the same for its beef, pork and turkey operations.