Top News

FILE- In this March 30, 2014 file photo, riot police stand guard near a crowd protesting police shootings in Albuquerque, N.M. The U.S. Department of Justice and New Mexico's largest city are expected to make an announcement Friday, Oct. 31, 2014 about reforms for the troubled Albuquerque police force. (AP Photo/Russell Contreras, File)
AP NewsBreak: Albuquerque police reforms orderedAP NewsBreak: US officials, Albuquerque announce agreement on ordered police reforms
The Associated Press25 minutes ago
Trader Jonathan Corpina, left, and specialist Peter Giacchi work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. U.S. stocks are opening higher following big gains in Asia after Japan made moves to rev up its economy. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Wall Street caps a wild month with a rallyFrom swoon to surge: US stocks reach record levels after Japan's surprise economic stimulus
The Associated Press31 minutes ago
Fort Kent Police Chief Thomas Pelletier leaves the home of nurse Kaci Hickox after a brief visit, Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, in Fort Kent, Maine. State health officials have asked a court to limit the movements of Hickox, who defied a voluntary quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients. Officials filed documents Thursday, following through with a threat to try to isolate her.( AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
Judge rejects Ebola quarantine for nurseJudge rejects Maine's attempt to restrict movements of nurse who defied Ebola quarantine
The Associated Press31 minutes ago
Judge suggests it's OK for Redskins to sue IndiansJudge suggests he'll allow the Washington Redskins to sue Native Americans to protect name
The Associated Press35 minutes ago
Sharpton calls for federal prosecution in FergusonSharpton calls for federal prosecution in Ferguson police shooting, condemns grand jury leaks
The Associated Press35 minutes ago
FILE -- In this April 19, 2011 file photo provided by the Italian Coastguard, a boat reportedly carrying 760 migrants arrives at the Lampedusa harbor, Italy. Italy is  officially ending its Mare Nostrum rescue operations Friday Nov. 1 2014, and the EU's Frontex border control will begin its Tritone mission Saturday. Italy launched the Mare Nostrum operation last year after 366 would-be migrants drowned off Sicily. Ships and aircraft involved in the 9.5 million-euro ($11.9 million) per month mission patrolled close to the Libyan coast, rescuing over 100,000 people. Interior Minister Angelino Alfano said Italy will still honor its obligation to respond to ships in distress and that no lives will be sacrificed. (AP Photo/Italian Coastguard, h.o. FILE)
Italy phases out sea rescues to save migrantsItaly insists lives won't be lost as it phases out costly sea rescue operation; EU now to help
The Associated Press37 minutes ago
This undated handout photo provided by Nohemi Gonzalez, shows Erica Maria Alvarado Rivera at her mother's home in Progreso, Texas. According to witnesses armed men took Erica Maria Alvarado Rivera, 26, and her brothers, Alex, 22, and Jose Angel, 21, on Oct. 13 in El Control, a small town near the Texas border west of Matamoros. The three were visiting their father in Mexico and they have not been seen since. (AP Photo)
Mexico police questioned in killing of 3 AmericansMexico police questioned in kidnap, killing of 3 US citizens near the border
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
Head of UK sex-abuse inquiry quitsHead of UK inquiry into claims of child abuse cover-up quits over social links to politician
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
Fairfax County Commonwealth's Attorney Ray Morrogh speaks in Fairfax, Va., Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, after a an arraignment hearing for Jesse L. Matthew Jr., 32, in Fairfax County Circuit Court, where he was charged in a 2005 sexual assault unrelated to the disappearance and death University of Virginia student Hannah Graham. An attorney for Matthew said Friday that he wants his client to be evaluated to determine his sanity. Attorney James Camblos made the request for a psychiatric evaluation at an arraignment for Matthew, in Fairfax County Circuit Court, where he's charged in a 2005 sexual assault unrelated to Graham's disappearance and death. (AP Photo/Matthew Barakat) .
Attorney wants UVa abduction suspect evaluatedAttorney wants suspect in U.Va. student Graham's abduction to undergo a psychiatric evaluation
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
More Latest News

Local News

San Marcos, TX

Change Location
Cancel Location Not Found
  • A fire hydrant meter measures water use.

    City officials are asking people in San Marcos to help report water theft from the city's fire hydrants. Specifically, they say to watch for commercial vehicles drawing water directly from hydrants without a temporary water meter installed. KXAN-TV Austin, Thu, Oct 30 2014 @ 09:51 PM
  • 'Bystander effect' pure laziness, makes dangerous situations worse

    Recently, I fainted while driving, which does not bode well for driving a moving vehicle. I woke up very disoriented and confused. The University Star, Thu, Oct 30 2014 @ 12:10 AM
  • SWAT arrests burglary suspects holed up in residence

    The San Marcos-Hays County SWAT team arrested two suspects in a burglary attempt on a mobile home Sunday night. The suspects, Isaiah Alexander Rubio and a 16-year-old male, are residents of San Marcos. Austin American-Statesman, Mon, Oct 27 2014 @ 04:27 PM
  • Council, mayoral candidates debate future of San Marcos

    Candidates for City Council Place 3 and 4 and those running for mayor discussed the future of San Marcos Monday night at a debate hosted by the University Star and KTSW 89.9. Jane Hughson, City Council Place 4 candidate, spoke without an opponent. Her rival, Councilman Wayne Becak, Place 4, was unable to attend the debate. The University Star, Tue, Oct 28 2014 @ 03:39 AM
  • to Palm Springs

    As I sat in on Tuesday's Redbird Migration at SkyPort in San Marcos, Texas, I heard speaker after speaker talk about the future of aviation being closely related to the future of aviation technology. High on everyone's list of priorities was finding new ways to reach pilots-to-be, and Redbird Chairman Craig Fuller and EAA Chairman and CEO Jack Pelton both praised the Flying Challenge Cup , the event that Flying and Redbird Flight Simulations partnered on at AirVenture last year. Flying, Tue, Oct 28 2014 @ 05:11 PM
  • 'Irreparable Harm' Seen

    Pilots may presume that we now have access to accurate terrain maps nationwide, but in some remote areas, maps may be based on incomplete... We're seeing more capable navigation apps for Android tablets, including the new AvNav EFB app. It has some of the same features that... At its Migration training conference in San Marcos, Texas, Redbird is showing off some interesting proto-technology. AVweb, Tue, Oct 28 2014 @ 11:23 PM
  • Hays judge candidate was arrested in 2004

    David Glickler, a candidate for Hays County Court at Law, was arrested in 2004 after being pulled over and refusing to take a breathalyzer test, according to documents obtained by the American-Statesman. Glickler, a prosecutor in the state attorney general's office, was pulled over after driving backwards on a one-way street in Travis County, he said in an interview. Austin American-Statesman, Thu, Oct 30 2014 @ 10:08 PM
  • 'Lump sum' funding for police vehicles does not cover new equipment

    The Hays County Commissioners Court allocated $175,000 from the 2015 fiscal year budget to be divided among the Hays County Constables for new vehicles and equipment but denied a request for additional funding. The allocation was divided among the five precincts with each receiving $35,000, said Constable Ron Hood, Precinct 4. The money will be used to purchase new vehicles for the aging vehicle fleets. The University Star, Wed, Oct 29 2014 @ 02:08 AM
powered by Topix
AdChoices
AdChoices

Weather

Weather data provided by

Market Watch

Index Value Change
DOW 17,355.32 159.9
S&P 500 2,012.74 18.09
NSDQ 4,621.683 55.544
Symbol Value Change
Watch List is currently empty.
Loading...

[Max of 15, separated by commas]

  • Symbol

  • Watch List is currently empty.

Quotes delayed at least 20 minutes. Provided by Financial Content.