News archive from 1 November 2014

Jolin Collins talks about her life, romance with Mo Collins

Jolin Collins met her husband Mo in Greek Algebra Class at Hawthorne Junior High. Jolin said she didn't think Mo liked her, until one day at West Charlotte High he came up from behind and put his arms around her. “I think we should get to...

 

Hot Air: Mavericks' TV voice Mark Followill is unique in D-FW; here's why

Here’s what makes Mark Followill unique in this market: Dallas has no shortage of full-time voices — radio or television, play-by-play or analyst — calling games of one of the top four local pro teams. But Followill, the television voice of the...

Dallas News, 20:12 in Sport
 

Two teens to be tried as adults in fatal shooting of former boxer

Two teenagers will be tried as adults in the March 30 killing of Ronald Glenn Gullette Jr. a former professional heavyweight boxer who was headed to church when he was robbed and fatally shot in his driveway. The cases of Amari Covington and Naquan...

 

Mavericks' TV voice Mark Followill is unique in D-FW; here's why

Here’s what makes Mark Followill unique in this market: Dallas has no shortage of full-time voices — radio or television, play-by-play or analyst — calling games of one of the top four local pro teams. But Followill, the television voice of the...

Dallas News, 20:20 in Sport
 

The Ticket still No. 1 on local sports talk radio airwaves, but No. 2 and No. 3 swap places

The September ratings book has arrived for sports talk radio and, ho-hum, nothing has changed at the top, but there was movement down below. The period actually covers Aug. 14 to Sept. 10. It was SportsRadio 1310 The Ticket leading the pack with a 4.9...

Dallas News, 20:25 in Sport
 

Colombians jailed in Venezuela for $15 grocery run

BOGOTA, Colombia A $15 grocery run has cost two single mothers from Colombia 48 days in jail, along with the threat of a 14-year prison sentence, as a result of a crackdown on smuggling in Venezuela that is ratcheting up tensions and highlighting...

 

NASCAR: Stewart breaks lap record, but Kenseth takes Texas pole

FORTH WORTH, Texas Tony Stewart was the fastest on Friday but Matt Kenseth earned the position that mattered most. Stewart, who won the pole for the spring race at Texas Motor Speedway, registered the fastest qualifying lap on a 1.5-mile speedway in...

 

Ecuador top court endorses re-election for Correa

QUITO, Ecuador Ecuador's top court has endorsed and sent to the National Assembly a constitutional reform package that would allow indefinite re-election for President Rafael Correa. Correa's ruling Alianza Pais party holds 100 of the assembly's 137...

 

College Soccer: 49ers men getting into position for tournaments

The Charlotte 49ers are the highest-scoring men's soccer team in Conference USA. But the way the 17th-ranked 49ers are winning lately – with defense – is more to coach Kevin Langan's liking. “We were a free-scoring...

 

How much Social Security benefits will rise in 2015

Social Security beneficiaries will receive a 1.7 percent cost-of-living increase in 2015, boosting the average monthly benefit for retired workers from $1,306 to $1,328. The maximum Social Security benefit for a worker retiring at full retirement age...

 

8 things you didn’t know about saving for retirement

You save diligently for retirement, and you’re eager to contribute even more. Here are eight lesser-known tactics you might use to maximize your retirement savings: 1. Double your retirement savings plan contributions if you work in a qualifying...

 

3 simple steps to check up on your mutual funds

Step 1 Go to morningstar.com, type in a fund’s name or symbol, and click on “performance.” Look for year-to-date or one-year returns. Thanks to the bull market, many stock funds have been doing well lately. “That makes it hard to draw conclusions,”...

 

Sabin: NFL's painful reality is injuries happen; Can Cowboys fight through them?

IRVING — Up until this week, the Cowboys had made it through the season relatively unscathed. It seemed good luck was finally on their side. Then Monday night happened. During Dallas’ 20-17 overtime loss to Washington, quarterback Tony Romo hurt his...

Dallas News, 20:50 in Sport
 

Sabin: NFL's painful reality is injuries happen; Can Cowboys fight through 'em?

IRVING — Up until this week, the Cowboys had made it through the season relatively unscathed. It seemed good luck was finally on their side. Then Monday night happened. During Dallas’ 20-17 overtime loss to Washington, quarterback Tony Romo hurt his...

Dallas News, 20:55 in Sport
 
Teens whose experiment blew up get 2nd crack at space

Teens whose experiment blew up get 2nd crack at space

MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich. — Teens whose science experiment was destroyed during Tuesday's rocket explosion will get a second chance to have their work transported to the International Space Station. That second chance could come as soon as December for...

 

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