Amarillo Texas

Amarillo Courthouse To Close

The federal judiciary says it will close six courthouses in the South because of inadequate funding from Congress and the prospect of more drastic cuts.

09/11/2012

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Texas Ag. Commissioner: ‘Pink Slime’ Outcry Unfounded

The Texas Agriculture Commissioner has joined a growing choir of voices bemoaning the public outcry against the processed ground beef product known as ‚Äúpink slime.”

05/08/2012

Emergency workers stand around the pilot of a JetBlue plane who was removed from his flight due to a medical issue.  (Photo credit Steve Miller/The Reporter's Edge)

JetBlue Pilot To Undergo Psychiatric Evaluation

A federal judge has ordered the Jet Blue pilot accused of interfering with his own flight crew — undergo psychiatric evaluation.

04/04/2012

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Iowa Gov., U.S. Ag. Secretary Launch Pink Slime Promotion Effort

Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad and U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack say they are launching a campaign against “misinformation” about a beef product known as pink slime.

03/28/2012

Emergency workers stand around the pilot of a JetBlue plane who was removed from his flight due to a medical issue.  (Photo credit Steve Miller/The Reporter's Edge)

Charges Filed Against JetBlue Captain Suspected Of In-Flight Disturbance

Federal prosecutors in Dallas have filed a criminal complaint against the pilot who caused a disturbance on a JetBlue flight that had to be diverted to Amarillo yesterday.

03/28/2012

Emergency workers stand around the pilot of a JetBlue plane who was removed from his flight due to a medical issue.  (Photo credit Steve Miller/The Reporter's Edge)

JetBlue Suspends Captain Who Disrupted Flight Over Texas

A JetBlue captain who yelled about a bomb and urged passengers to pray on Flight 191 as it traveled over Texas has been suspended, the airline said Wednesday.

03/28/2012

Gas pump

Texas Retail Gas Price Up By 6 Cent Average

Refining cutbacks due to slumping demand and global political and economic tensions are being blamed for climbing gasoline prices in Texas and nationally.

02/16/2012