It was a bust 12 years in the making. Authorities in Plano have taken down a major illegal gambling operation worth billions of dollars. That’s good news for the city in more ways than one.
It seems Texans, like most citizens around the world, are moving toward becoming a cashless society.
The record Powerball jackpot keeps rising. It now stands at $550 million after officials say brisk sales keep driving up the payout amount. In Texas alone early $7 million worth of Powerball tickets were sold before 1 p.m. on Wednesday.
There was a time when we needed cash everywhere we went, from filling stations to pay phones. But money isn’t just physical anymore.
Sen. Durbin calls the Saints’ bounties a “disturbing practice.” He plans to ask representatives of the NFL, Major League Baseball, NBA, NHL and NCAA to testify at the hearing.
For many of us it seems like money just passes through our hands. But, have you ever stopped to actually study those Jacksons, Grants or Ben Franklins?
Apparently Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson asked for a thousand dollar scholarship from the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation be sent directly to her grandsons and great-nephews, and not to their colleges.
Federal agents in El Paso have found more than a half million dollars hidden in the spare tire of a truck headed into Mexico.
A political consultant says don’t read too much into Democrat Bill White’s cash
The Federal Government is giving North Texas a big chunk of cash to build and improve street car lines.
BRIDGEVILLE, Pa. (AP) _ A Pennsylvania man found an envelope stuffed with $3,600 and returned it to the newlyweds who lost it after their wedding reception.