FOX San Antonio - Street's Corner
By: JT Street
An Air Force officer misses out on her dream assignment because she is too fit.
Kathy Rakel started doing triathlons to increase her chances of getting into the Air Force's Special Operations. However, after setting an Air Force Academy record on her first try, the military encouraged her to hold off on pursuing her Air Force career - and pursue a spot on the U.S. Olympic Team instead. JT Street follows her as she prepares for her new assignment - on ''Street's Corner.''
Wednesday, November 14 2012, 09:37 PM CST
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Gauge of US economy's future health up in April
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A measure of the U.S. economy's future health rose in solidly in April, buoyed by a sharp rise in applications to build new homes and apartments.
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Dow Record: Three tales of ups, downs and changes
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By SCOTT MAYEROWITZ
AP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) -- When the Dow first crossed 14,000, investors were overjoyed. ...
IN THE NEWS: LABOR GROUP SAYS CONDITIONS AT APPLE PLANTS IMPROVING
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A labor group Apple joined to assess working conditions at three manufacturing plants in China, where its products are made, says conditions are getting better.
ON THIN ICE?
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- He was already on thin ice with the law when he failed to meet the conditions of his probation.