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How did hair become part of school dress codes? Some students see vestiges of racism

Feb. 21, 2024 10:48 AM EST

For as long as schools have policed hairstyles as part of their dress codes, some students have seen the rules as attempts to deny their cultural and religious identities. Nowhere have school rules on hair been a bigger flashpoint than in Texas, where a trial this week is set to...

Wingstop: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 21, 2024 08:08 AM EST

ADDISON, Texas (AP) — ADDISON, Texas (AP) — Wingstop Inc. (WING) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $18.8 million. The Addison, Texas-based company said it had net income of 64 cents per share. The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average...

ProPetro: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 21, 2024 07:20 AM EST

MIDLAND, Texas (AP) — MIDLAND, Texas (AP) — ProPetro Holding Corp. (PUMP) on Wednesday reported a loss of $17.1 million in its fourth quarter. The Midland, Texas-based company said it had a loss of 16 cents per share. The results missed Wall Street expectations....

Isaacs scores 19 points as No. 23 Texas Tech rallies from 10 down to beat TCU 82-81

Feb. 21, 2024 00:45 AM EST

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Pop Isaacs scored 19 points and put 23rd-ranked Texas Tech ahead to stay with a three-point play with 39 seconds remaining as the Red Raiders rallied from a double-digit deficit and beat TCU 82-81 on Tuesday night. Texas Tech (19-7, 8-5 Big 12) trailed 69-59...

Family friend of Texas girl Audrii Cunningham facing charges in 11-year-old's death, prosecutor says

Feb. 21, 2024 00:34 AM EST

A family friend of 11-year-old Audrii Cunningham was in jail Wednesday as prosecutors say they plan to charge him in the girl's death after her body was found in a river near her rural Texas home. Polk County Sheriff Byron Lyons said the body of the young girl — who went missing...

Mark scores 26 points, Mitchell adds 22 points and 13 rebounds to lead Arkansas over Texas A&M 78-71

Feb. 20, 2024 22:00 PM EST

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Tramon Mark scored 26 points, Makhi Mitchell added a career-high 22 points to go with 13 rebounds, and Arkansas beat Texas A&M 78-71 on Tuesday night. Mark scored 13 points during a 21-12 run to help give Arkansas a 59-49 advantage with 6:40...

Divers find body in Texas river of Audrii Cunningham, 11-year-old girl missing since last week

Feb. 20, 2024 21:24 PM EST

Divers have recovered the body of 11-year-old Audrii Cunningham from a Texas river days after the girl went missing, and authorities are preparing to file a murder charge against a friend of her father who lived on her family’s property, a sheriff said Tuesday afternoon. Polk...

CVR: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 20, 2024 17:26 PM EST

SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — CVR Energy Inc. (CVI) on Tuesday reported earnings of $91 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Sugar Land, Texas-based company said it had net income of 91 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains,...

Texas authorities say they found body of an 11-year-old girl who had been missing since last week

Feb. 20, 2024 17:13 PM EST
LIVINGSTON, Texas (AP) — Texas authorities say they found body of an 11-year-old girl who had been missing since last week.

Celanese: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 20, 2024 17:06 PM EST

IRVING, Texas (AP) — IRVING, Texas (AP) — Celanese Corporation (CE) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $698 million. On a per-share basis, the Irving, Texas-based company said it had profit of $6.37. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to $2.24 per share. ...