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Editorial Roundup: Texas

Nov. 22, 2021 09:02 AM EST

San Antonio Express-News. Nov. 19, 2021. Editorial: Release all JFK assassination records. It’s been 58 years Fifty-eight years ago today, on the last full day of his life, President John F. Kennedy arrived in San Antonio for the first leg of a trip...

Airline worker fatally shot at El Paso airport parking lot

Nov. 21, 2021 11:16 AM EST

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Police on Sunday continued investigating the death of a Southwest Airlines worker who was shot near an employee parking lot at the airport in El Paso. Police say they were dispatched to the airport Friday night on an aggravated robbery call and...

Friday's Scores

Nov. 19, 2021 23:57 PM EST

PREP FOOTBALL= Class 6A Division I= Region I Area= Allen 49, Richardson Lake Highlands 24 Byron Nelson 63, El Paso Eastlake 14 Lewisville 35, Arlington Martin 18 ...

O'Rourke raises $2M in first day of Texas governor campaign

Nov. 17, 2021 16:28 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Democrat Beto O'Rourke said Wednesday he raised more than $2 million after announcing his campaign for Texas governor, showing an ability to still quickly pile up cash after coming off failed runs for the U.S. Senate and presidency. The money came...

Democrat Beto O'Rourke running for Texas governor in 2022

Nov. 15, 2021 17:20 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Democrat Beto O’Rourke is running for governor of Texas, pursuing a blue breakthrough in America’s biggest red state after his star-making U.S. Senate campaign in 2018 put him closer than anyone else in decades. O'Rourke's...

Friday's Scores

Nov. 13, 2021 01:08 AM EST

PREP FOOTBALL= Class 6A Division I= Region I Bi-District= Allen 59, Lewisville Hebron 30 Euless Trinity 47, Keller 21 Lewisville 27, McKinney Boyd 17 Midland Legacy...

Over 60 migrants found in box truck in West Texas bust

Nov. 10, 2021 20:52 PM EST

ALPINE, Texas (AP) — More than 60 migrants were found in a box truck stopped on a highway in the remote Big Bend region of West Texas, federal officials said Wednesday. Driver Javier Duarte, 22, of Las Cruces, New Mexico, was arrested on counts of transporting migrants...

Despite reopening, the US is still closed to many in world

Nov. 09, 2021 13:27 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. says that it's inviting the global community to visit now that the government has ended the ban on travelers from 33 countries. In reality, however, it will still be difficult — if not impossible — for much of the globe to enter the country...

US reopens to international travel, allows happy reunions

Nov. 08, 2021 19:24 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Parents held children born while they were stuck abroad. Long-separated couples kissed, and grandparents embraced grandchildren who had doubled in age. The U.S. fully reopened to many vaccinated international travelers Monday, allowing families and...

Class 5A Texas high school football playoff pairings

Nov. 08, 2021 09:30 AM EST

Class 5A Texas high school football playoff pairings, provided by Dave Campbell's Texas Football magazine and texasfootball.com and distributed by The Associated Press. CLASS 5A DIVISION I Region I EP Chapin (8-2) vs Amarillo...