Amarillo Courthouse To CloseThe federal judiciary says it will close six courthouses in the South because of inadequate funding from Congress and the prospect of more drastic cuts.
Texas Ag. Commissioner: 'Pink Slime' Outcry UnfoundedThe Texas Agriculture Commissioner has joined a growing choir of voices bemoaning the public outcry against the processed ground beef product known as “pink slime."
JetBlue Pilot To Undergo Psychiatric EvaluationA federal judge has ordered the Jet Blue pilot accused of interfering with his own flight crew -- undergo psychiatric evaluation.
Iowa Gov., U.S. Ag. Secretary Launch Pink Slime Promotion EffortIowa 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.
Charges Filed Against JetBlue Captain Suspected Of In-Flight DisturbanceFederal 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.
JetBlue Suspends Captain Who Disrupted Flight Over TexasA 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.
Texas Retail Gas Price Up By 6 Cent AverageRefining cutbacks due to slumping demand and global political and economic tensions are being blamed for climbing gasoline prices in Texas and nationally.