Category Archives: 24/7 Newsroom News

FAA Mandates More Rest For Flight Attendants Between Shifts

FAA Mandates More Rest For Flight Attendants Between Shifts

FORT WORTH (WBAP/KLIF News ) – The union representing Fort Worth-based American Airlines is applauding the new Federal Aviation Administration’s new rest rule for flight attendants. The FAA announced Tuesday that its now mandatory for flight attendants to get a minimum ten hours of consecutive rest between shifts. The change comes after years of studies…MORE

Loretta Lynn, coal miner’s daughter and country queen, dies

Loretta Lynn, coal miner’s daughter and country queen, dies

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Loretta Lynn, the Kentucky coal miner’s daughter who became a pillar of country music, has died. Lynn’s family said she died Tuesday at her home in Tennessee. She was 90. Her compositions reflected her pride in her humble background and spoke frankly of her experiences as a woman and mother in…MORE

Dysfunction in Texas AG’s Office as Paxton Seeks 3rd Term

Dysfunction in Texas AG’s Office as Paxton Seeks 3rd Term

GATESVILLE, Texas (AP) — As Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton seeks reelection to a third term, his agency has come unmoored by disarray behind the scenes. Seasoned lawyers are quitting over practices they say aim to slant legal work, reward loyalists and drum out dissent. An Associated Press investigation found the Republican attorney general and…MORE

Brittney Griner to Appeal Conviction

Brittney Griner to Appeal Conviction

RUSSIA (WBAP/KLIF) – WNBA star and Baylor University Alum Britney Griner will appeal her conviction on drug possession charges October 25th in a Russian court. Griner pleaded guilty in August to having vape cartridges containing cannabis oil in her luggage at a Russian Airport. She was arrested in February and held in prison until her…MORE

Ukraine Claws Back More Territory Russia is Trying to Absorb

Ukraine Claws Back More Territory Russia is Trying to Absorb

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) – Ukrainian forces have scored more gains in their counteroffensive across a broad front. The troops advanced Monday in the very areas Russia is trying to absorb. Their breakthroughs challenged Russia’s effort to engage fresh troops and its threats to defend incorporated areas by all means, including with nuclear weapons. Ukrainian forces…MORE

You have not added an image yet. Please upload and apply an image.