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Dave & Buster's: Fiscal Q3 Earnings Snapshot

Dec. 05, 2023 16:32 PM EST

COPPELL, Texas (AP) — COPPELL, Texas (AP) — Dave & Buster's Entertainment Inc. (PLAY) on Tuesday reported a loss of $5.2 million in its fiscal third quarter. The Coppell, Texas-based company said it had a loss of 12 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs,...

Pregnant Texas woman asks a court to let her have an abortion under exceptions to state's ban

Dec. 05, 2023 16:16 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A pregnant Texas woman whose fetus has a fatal diagnosis asked a court Tuesday to let her have an abortion, bringing what her attorneys say is the first lawsuit of its kind in the U.S. since Roe v. Wade was overturned last year. Texas is one of 13 states that...

Patrick Mahomes headlines list of nominees for the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year award

Dec. 05, 2023 16:02 PM EST

Two-time league MVP Patrick Mahomes headlines the list of 32 players chosen as finalists for the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year award. Each of the teams nominated one player for the prestigious honor named for the late Payton, a Hall of Fame running back for the Bears. The award...

Federal Trade Commission is investigating ExxonMobil's $60B deal to acquire a Texas oil company

Dec. 05, 2023 15:55 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators are investigating ExxonMobil's $60 billion deal to acquire a Texas oil company in what would be one the largest mergers in the energy industry in two decades, according to securities filings. The Federal Trade Commission, which enforces federal...

Texas high school sends Black student back to in-school suspension over his locs hairstyle

Dec. 05, 2023 14:25 PM EST

A Texas high school sent a Black student back to in-school suspension Tuesday for refusing to change his hairstyle, renewing a monthslong standoff over a dress code policy the teen's family calls discriminatory. The student, Darryl George, was suspended for 13 days because his hair...

AP Player of the Week: Rori Harmon of Texas averaged 18.5 points, 13.0 assists and 6.5 rebounds

Dec. 05, 2023 14:09 PM EST

The Associated Press national player of the week in women's basketball for Week 4 of the season: RORI HARMON, Texas The 5-foot-6 junior guard from Houston led the Longhorns to two wins last week, averaging 18.5 points, 13.0 assists and 6.5 rebounds to go along with 3.0...

A list of mass killings in the United States since January

Dec. 05, 2023 13:08 PM EST

Two more mass killings happened in the United States on Sunday in Texas and Washington. Authorities in Dallas say a 21-year-old man fatally shot himself while being pursued by officers about 200 miles away from where he killed four people, including a 1-year-old boy, and injured a...

Texas Association of Basketball Coaches high school rankings

Dec. 05, 2023 10:47 AM EST

SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Texas Association of Basketball coaches high school rankings for the week of Dec. 4: BOYS PUBLIC Class 6A 1. Beaumont United, 9-0; 2. Round Rock Stony Point, 9-0; 3. Plano East, 11-0; 4. Lake Travis, 13-1; 5. North Crowley,...

Texas Tech hosts Omaha following Sutton's 22-point game

Dec. 05, 2023 04:15 AM EST

Omaha Mavericks (5-4) at Texas Tech Red Raiders (5-2) Lubbock, Texas; Wednesday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Omaha visits the Texas Tech Red Raiders after Marquel Sutton scored 22 points in Omaha's 78-59 win against the Bellevue (NE) Bruins. The Red Raiders...

Oden and DePaul host No. 21 Texas A&M

Dec. 05, 2023 04:12 AM EST

DePaul Blue Demons (1-6) at Texas A&M Aggies (6-2) College Station, Texas; Wednesday, 9 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: DePaul visits the No. 21 Texas A&M Aggies after Jeremiah Oden scored 25 points in DePaul's 99-80 loss to the Iowa State Cyclones. The...