KBTX | Bryan & College Station, TX | Aggieland News

More Headlines

Senate Clears Hurdle on Stopgap Spending Bill

Posted: 09/25/2013 - The Senate has cleared a hurdle on a stopgap spending bill that would avert a government shutdown and unravel President Barack Obama's health care law.

Read More

Stocks End Lower for 5th Straight Day

Updated: 09/25/2013 - The stock market is closing lower for a fifth consecutive day as investors continue to worry about the economy and the growing possibility of a government shutdown.

Read More

Sen. Cruz Ends Talkathon Against Obamacare

Updated: 09/25/2013 - Republican Sen. Ted Cruz has ended a marathon Senate speech opposing President Barack Obama's health care law after talking for 21 hours, 19 minutes.

Read More

US New-Home Sales Jump 7.9 Percent in August

Posted: 09/25/2013 - Americans stepped up purchases of new homes in August after cutting back in July, suggesting that higher mortgage rates may not be slowing the housing recovery.

Read More

USPS Seeks 3-cent Increase for First-Class Mail

Updated: 09/26/2013 - The financially struggling Postal Service is seeking a 3-cent increase in the cost of mailing a letter - and that would raise the price of a first-class stamp to 49 cents.

Read More

Obama, Rouhani Back Resumption of Nuclear Talks

Updated: 09/25/2013 - Hopeful yet unyielding, President Barack Obama and new Iranian President Hasan Rouhani both spoke up fervently for improved relations and a resumption of stalled nuclear talks Tuesday at the U.N. - but gave no ground on the long-held positions that have scuttled previous attempts to break the impasse.

Read More

Stock Market Fades at Close

Posted: 09/24/2013 - Stocks are mostly lower at the close of trading, and the Dow Jones industrial average posted its fourth straight day of declines.

Read More

Obama: Time to Press for Mideast Peace

Posted: 09/24/2013 - President Barack Obama says the time is ripe to press for a resolution of the long conflict between the Palestinians and the Israelis.

Read More

Obama: Kenya Mall Attack Shows World's Dangers

Posted: 09/24/2013 - President Barack Obama is telling the United Nations General Assembly that while the world is more stable than five years ago, the deadly terrorist attack on a shopping mall in Kenya "indicates the dangers that remain."

Read More

New Signs of Rising Illegal Immigration Into US

Posted: 09/24/2013 - A study finds the number of immigrants crossing the border illegally into the U.S. appears to be on the rise again after dropping during the recession.

Read More

Kenya Official: Several Americans Among Attackers

Updated: 09/24/2013 - Kenya's foreign minister says "two or three Americans" and "one Brit" were among those who attacked a Nairobi shopping mall. More than 60 people have been killed in the assault on the upscale mall, which has lasted for three days. The foreign minister, Amina Mohamed, said in an interview with PBS' "NewsHour" program that the Americans were 18 to 19 years old, of Somali or Arab origin and lived "in Minnesota and one other place" in the US.

Read More

3 Charged in NYC with Fighting for al-Shabab

Posted: 09/23/2013 - Three men facing federal terrorism charges in New York City have strong ties to the extremist Islamic group that claimed responsibility for the deadly attack on an upscale Kenyan shopping mall, U.S. authorities said.

Read More

Navy Officials Push for Security Clearance Changes

Posted: 09/23/2013 - Navy officials are moving to close gaps in the security clearance process, recommending that all police reports involving an individual must be included when a background check is done.

Read More

US Edges Closer to High-Level Talks with Iran

Posted: 09/23/2013 - The Obama administration edged close to direct, high-level talks with Iran's new government on Monday, with Secretary of State John Kerry slated to meet his Iranian counterpart this week and the White House weighing the risks and rewards of an encounter between President Barack Obama and Iran's president, Hasan Rouhani.

Read More

Kenya: Security Forces Control Most of Mall

Posted: 09/23/2013 - Kenyan officials say security forces are in control of nearly all of an upscale shopping mall in the capital, Nairobi, two days after it was seized by members of a Somali terrorist group.

Read More Map

Obama to Promote Health Care Law Thursday

Posted: 09/23/2013 - President Barack Obama will promote his health care law in a speech Thursday just days before uninsured Americans can begin signing up for coverage under the law's new insurance marketplaces.

Read More
1 ... 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 ... 264
KBTX-TV Channel 3 4141 E. 29th Street Bryan, TX 77802 Phone: (979) 846-7777 Fax: (979) 846-1490 News Fax: (979) 846-1888
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability