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Greenpeace members face federal, state charges in Houston protest

Federal and state authorities on Friday criminally charged climate change protesters for shutting down the largest U.S. energy-export port for a day by dangling from a bridge....

Greenpeace members face federal, state charges in Houston protest

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Greenpeace activists dangle from Houston bridge to protest fossil fuels Nearly two dozen activists with Greenpeace dangled themselves from a bridge in Houston Thursday -- disrupting both vehicle and boat traffic -- ahead of the third Democratic presidential debate....
15:00, 2019-09-13

El Paso shooting suspect Patrick Crusius to face state and federal charges Accused El Paso mass murderer Patrick Crusius will be hit with new federal charges in addition to the state murder charges he’s already facing — both carrying the death penalty. El Paso Police Chief Greg Allen said during a city council m...
20:28, 2019-08-08

R. Kelly to be taken to NY to face federal charges there, judge orders R. Kelly is going to New York soon, for a hearing on Aug. 2 to face federal sex-crime charges in Brooklyn.        ...
02:00, 2019-07-20

R. Kelly Learns the Date He’s to Face the Music on Federal Sex Abuse Charges in Chicago R. Kelly’s federal trial in Chicago on charges he sexually abused girls and paid off witnesses and victims to rig his 2008 child pornography trial is set to begin in April of next year, a federal judge decided Wednesday....
08:00, 2019-09-05

NYPD officer in Eric Garner’s chokehold death won’t face federal charges FILE – In this undated family file photo provided by the National Action Network, Eric Garner, right, poses with his children during a family outing. Federal prosecutors won’t bring civil rights charges against New York City police office...
19:14, 2019-07-16

Ice cream licker in viral video could face 20 years in jail, federal charges Blue Bell Creameries has removed all half-gallon containers of "Tin Roof" from a Walmart in Lufkin, Texas, police said.        ...
09:56, 2019-07-05

Democratic Donor Ed Buck Will Finally Face Federal Charges For His Role in the Death of Gemmel Moore Yesterday, The Root reported that Ed Buck, a prominent white Democratic donor, was being charged with battery causing serious injury, administering methamphetamine, and maintaining a drug house—all felonies—after a third black man suffered a drug ove...
08:42, 2019-09-20

Gun-toting frat bros pose in front of Emmett Till memorial, may face federal charges Three fraternity brothers at the University of Mississippi have been suspended by chapter officials — and are possibly facing federal charges — for taking a photo in front of a bullet-riddled sign honoring slain civil rights icon Emmett T...
07:42, 2019-07-26

Gun-toting frat brothers pose in front of Emmett Till memorial, may face federal charges Three fraternity brothers at the University of Mississippi have been suspended — and are possibly facing federal charges — for taking a photo in front of a bullet-riddled sign honoring slain civil rights icon Emmett Till while holding a shotgun and A...
08:00, 2019-07-26

Houston oil artery reopens after police remove final Greenpeace protesters The Houston Ship Channel on Friday reopened for vessel traffic, the U.S. Coast Guard said, after the last of 11 protesters who had disrupted traffic by dangling on ropes above the key energy-export waterway was removed by police earlier in the mornin...
15:56, 2019-09-13

Greenpeace steps up BP oil rig drilling protest Two more activists join protest on North Sea rig in Cromarty Firth as others appear in courtGreenpeace has escalated its protests against BP by putting two more activists on a North Sea rig in the Cromarty Firth, hours after the police removed other ...
10:56, 2019-06-14

Greenpeace continues anti-drilling protest on BP North Sea oil rig Oil firm accused of hypocrisy by claiming it accepts Paris agreement while still drillingTwo more Greenpeace climate protesters have climbed onboard a North Sea oil rig the environmental campaign group has occupied since Sunday in a protest against i...
16:00, 2019-06-11

Greenpeace activists climb Sydney Harbour Bridge in climate protest Police arrested 13 people on Tuesday after they scaled the Sydney Harbour Bridge to demand Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison take emergency action to address climate change....
07:28, 2019-05-14

Greenpeace posts protest sign over Hyundai billboard in South Korea Greenpeace campaigners climbed a 40-metre billboard advertisement for Hyundai Motor's near its head office in South Korea to post a sign reading "No more internal combustion engines", the environmental group said on Monday....
12:42, 2019-09-16

Polish coast guard boards Greenpeace ship in coal protest Armed Polish border guards boarded a Greenpeace ship blocking a delivery of coal in the port of Gdansk late on Monday and detained two activists, officials said on Tuesday....
23:14, 2019-09-10

Polish border guards board Greenpeace ship, end coal protest Greenpeace says armed, masked Polish border guards boarded their ship as it was trying to block a delivery of coal, arresting activists and seizing the vessel...
16:42, 2019-09-10

Houston man first to be indicted for bump stock possession since federal ban A Houston man was indicted Wednesday on federal charges of possessing a rifle with a bump stock attached to it, in what is believed to be the first such case since the Trump administration banned the device earlier this year....
00:28, 2019-09-07

New England Patriots file tampering charges against Houston Texans The New England Patriots filed tampering charges against the Houston Texans on Wednesday for attempting to hire Nick Caserio as the team's next general manager....
07:28, 2019-06-13

Houston-area ex-priest indicted on child sex abuse charges CONROE, Texas (AP) — A former Houston-area Roman Catholic priest has been indicted on child indecency charges arising from child sex abuse allegations. A Montgomery County grand jury indicted Manuel La Rosa-Lopez on two of four counts that had led to...
07:28, 2019-05-03

The Federal Election Commission Needs 4 of 6 Members to Enforce the Law. It Now Has 3. The Federal Election Commission is supposed to monitor how candidates raise and spend money, but it will no longer have enough commissioners to legally meet....
17:28, 2019-08-27

Houston: Islamic group hosts Sanders and Castro as rightwingers protest Counter-protesters outnumber small group of far-right demonstrators as 2020 contenders speak inside conventionIn Houston on Saturday, an annual Islamic convention hosting presidential hopefuls Bernie Sanders and Julian Castro braced for an armed far-...
23:56, 2019-08-31

State Street pays $94.3 million to settle U.S., state charges over hidden fund markups State Street Corp agreed to pay $94.3 million to settle federal and state regulatory charges it routinely overcharged mutual fund customers and other clients over roughly 17 years by adding hidden markups on back-office expenses....
22:56, 2019-06-27

Gordon leads No. 20 Washington State over Houston 31-24 Anthony Gordon threw for 440 yards and three touchdowns for his third straight 400-yard game as No. 20 Washington State pulled away in the second half to get a 31-24 win over Houston on Friday night       ...
08:14, 2019-09-14

No. 20 Washington State holds off Houston in battle of Cougars Anthony Gordon threw for 440 yards and three touchdowns for his third straight 400-yard game in Washington States' 31-24 win over Houston.       ...
08:14, 2019-09-14

No. 20 Washington State visits Houston as coaches reunite Coach Mike Leach makes his return to the Lone Star State when No. 20 Washington State travels to Houston, where protege Dana Holgorsen awaits on the opposite sideline in the Battle of the Cougars on Friday night....
07:28, 2019-09-10

R. Kelly Arrested on Federal Sex Crime Charges: Everything We Know R. Kelly was arrested in Chicago on Thursday night on a 13-count indictment. A federal law enforcement source confirms to E! News that the 52-year-old singer was arrested by NYPD and......
17:00, 2019-07-12

R. Kelly has been arrested on federal sex trafficking charges NBC New York is reporting that music artist R. Kelly, long the subject of allegations of abusive and controlling behavior toward multiple women, has been arrested in Chicago tonight on federal charges of sex trafficking. The arrest was reportedly mad...
07:56, 2019-07-12

R Kelly arrested on federal sex trafficking charges R&B singer expected to be taken from Chicago to New York to face charges relating to child pornography and obstruction of justice R&B singer R Kelly has been arrested on sex trafficking charges, according to American law officials.The 52-year old was...
08:28, 2019-07-12

Jewish ‘cult’ members now facing lesser charges in alleged kidnap plot Alleged members of the extremist Jewish group Lev Tahor are now facing lesser charges in the alleged kidnapping two Orthodox children from their mother in New York last year, according to an indictment unsealed this week. The defendants were initiall...
03:14, 2019-07-11

Family members speak out after Tucson couple convicted on child porn charges TUCSON – Days before Tucson’s Luis and Vanessa Ramirez were supposed to appear in court in May 2018, they kidnapped their two children, 5-year-old Luis Jr. and 6-month-old Kahmila, and fled south of the border. Saturday marks one year sin...
19:28, 2019-05-04

Houston braces for more flooding; Louisiana declares state of emergency After a one day break from heavy rain, water-logged Houston braced for another round from a lingering storm system that has prompted the governor of Louisiana to declare a state of emergency.        ...
04:00, 2019-05-12

Missing Houston girl was earlier removed from home by state HOUSTON (AP) — A 4-year-old Houston girl who has been missing since her stepfather reported she was abducted had previously been removed from her home by state workers concerned about allegations of physical abuse. Officials with state Child Protecti...
23:00, 2019-05-07

Man accused of school threats now faces federal charges LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man facing state charges in connection with school shooting threats is also being charged with federal offenses. News outlets report an indictment filed Thursday outlines seven new charges against 21-year-old Dylan...
18:42, 2019-05-03

Mac Miller's Death 1 Year Later: Man Arrested on Federal Charges UPDATE: E! News has learned Cameron James Petitt appeared in court on Thursday, where a judge ordered he be held without bond. He is due for arraignment on Oct. 11. ______ Almost......
07:14, 2019-09-05

New federal charges filed in California synagogue shooting SAN DIEGO (AP) — New federal charges have been filed against a man suspected of opening fire in a Southern California synagogue, killing one person and wounding three others. A federal grand jury on Tuesday handed up a revised indictment against John...
02:14, 2019-05-22

TurboTax promoted a 'military discount' that charges service members who are eligible to file for free Nicolas Armer/picture alliance via Getty Images Service members making under $66,000 are supposed to be able to file on TurboTax for free. On the TurboTax Military landing page, some were charged as much as $150, ProPublica reported. Like many other...
23:28, 2019-05-23

Crowds protest cuts in federal funding for Brazil schools Tens of thousands have joined in demonstrations across Brazil to protest big cuts in federal funding for public education, the first nationwide rallies organized against far-right President Jair Bolsonaro since he took office Jan. 1...
03:14, 2019-05-16

No federal charges for New York policeman in 2014 'I can't breathe' death The New York police officer who put Eric Garner in a fatal chokehold during an attempted arrest in 2014, fueling the rise of the Black Lives Matter movement, will not face federal criminal charges, the top federal prosecutor in Brooklyn said on Tuesd...
18:42, 2019-07-16

California man sentenced for biting federal officer, weapons charges A Sacramento man was sentenced to five and a half years in prison Tuesday for assaulting a federal officer and possession of a weapon to further a drug trafficking crime. ...
12:00, 2019-06-12

Kodak Black pleads guilty to federal weapons charges Prosecutors charged the rapper with crimes including falsifying information on federal forms to buy four firearms from a Miami-area gun shop on two separate occasions....
18:42, 2019-08-23

Rapper Kodak Black due in court on federal weapons charges MIAMI (AP) — Rapper Kodak Black is due in Miami federal court on weapons charges that prevented him from performing last weekend at the Rolling Loud hip-hop festival, around which several violent incidents occurred. Court records show the 21-year-old...
07:42, 2019-05-15

R. Kelly faces federal kidnapping, child sex, racketeering charges Less than a day after he was arrested for charges in Chicago, singer R. Kelly was faced with five new charges in New York Friday that accuse him of racketeering, kidnapping and sexual exploitation of a child....
23:28, 2019-07-12

Heathrow drone protest: Climate activists plan to disrupt airport with drones despite five members being arrested Climate activists plan to disrupt Heathrow by flying drones today despite the arrest of five of the group's members in a pre-emptive strike by police....
07:00, 2019-09-13

NFL star's distant family members accuse player of making threats as man faces extortion charges The family of a man accused of trying to extort NFL star Tyrann Mathieu of millions of dollars said Wednesday the Kansas City Chiefs’ defensive back made threats against them....
19:56, 2019-05-23

James Harden torches Golden State Warriors as Houston Rockets even series James Harden and the Houston Rockets escaped with a 112-108 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 to even their NBA Western Conference semifinal series....
06:42, 2019-05-08

No ref controversy this time as Golden State Warriors beat Houston Rockets in Game 2 The referees weren't part of the narrative this time as the Warriors won a ferociously contested Game 2 over the Rockets.        ...
08:28, 2019-05-01

R&B singer R. Kelly arrested in Chicago, reportedly on federal sex-crime charges Grammy Award-winning singer R. Kelly, who already faces state sexual assault charges, has been arrested in Chicago on federal charges after having been indicted there and in Brooklyn, New York, a law enforcement source said on Friday....
15:14, 2019-07-12

R. Kelly arrested on child pornography, other federal charges in Chicago: US attorney R. Kelly, the 52-year-old R&B singer, was arrested Thursday on child pornography and other charges in Chicago, a spokesperson for the United States Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Illinois told Fox News. ...
08:56, 2019-07-12

R&B singer R. Kelly arrested in Chicago on federal sex crime charges: media Grammy Award-winning singer R. Kelly was arrested in Chicago on federal sex crime charges, NBC News said, citing unidentified law enforcement officials....
07:28, 2019-07-12

NYPD cop dodges federal charges in Eric Garner’s chokehold death The Department of Justice won’t bring civil rights or criminal charges against NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo in the death of Eric Garner, a source familiar with the case told The Post on Tuesday. Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn will announce the...
18:14, 2019-07-16

Mexican man faces federal charges in Texas crash that left 6 dead Ivan Dario Puga-Moreno is accused of driving a vehicle that was found in ditch on June 5. Six people died and several more were injured.        ...
06:28, 2019-06-08

Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant ruled out for remainder of Houston Rockets series Golden State star forward Kevin Durant was ruled out for the remainder of the Warriors' Western Conference semifinals series against the Houston Rockets....
03:28, 2019-05-10

More gang members to face trial in brutal murder of ‘Junior’ Guzman-Feliz Eight more gangbangers will face trial after the summer for the brutal murder of innocent teen Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz after five men were convicted Friday. Among the suspects to go on trial on Sept. 23 is Diego Suero, an alleged l...
22:42, 2019-06-17

Netherlands wants tribunal to try some Islamic State members UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Netherlands is calling for the establishment of a tribunal to prosecute members of the Islamic State extremist group responsible for “mass atrocity crimes.” Dutch Foreign Minister Stef Blok made the proposal at a...
21:28, 2019-05-23

Massachusetts judge allowed to keep $181K salary amid federal charges for obstructing ICE In a reversal, a Massachusetts judge indicted for allowing an undocumented immigrant to evade ICE will be able to keep her $181,328 annual salary.        ...
21:43, 2019-08-13

No federal charges for New York police officer in Eric Garner death: source The family of Eric Garner, whose death in 2014 during an attempted arrest by New York police, on Tuesday blasted federal prosecutors' decision not to bring charges against the officer on the case as a denial of justice....
16:56, 2019-07-16

For First Time, Pharmaceutical Distributor Faces Federal Criminal Charges Over Opioid Crisis The charges against the wholesaler, Rochester Drug Cooperative, and two of its former executives marked a new tactic for prosecutors in tackling the epidemic of addiction to prescription painkillers....
14:52, 2019-04-28

Friend of gunman in Ohio mass shooting faces federal gun charges: prosecutors A friend of the Ohio man who killed nine people, including his own sister, in Dayton this month was charged on Monday with lying about his illegal drug use on a form when he bought a pistol, federal prosecutors said....
01:42, 2019-08-13

‘Where’s My Daughter?’ Parents of Alleged Victim Confront Publicist for R. Kelly After New Federal Charges The visibly anguished parents of an alleged victim of R. Kelly confronted a spokesman for the singer Friday during a news conference held following Kelly’s latest arrest on new federal child pornography and racketeering charges....
11:28, 2019-07-13

Avenatti asks judge to toss federal charges, says he’s a victim of Trump agenda Embattled attorney Michael Avenatti is asking a judge to toss the extortion charges related to his alleged $20 million shakedown of Nike — claiming he’s the victim of a political witch hunt motivated by his beef with President Trump. R...
09:00, 2019-08-15

Boeing’s Dreamliner Plant Is Said to Face Federal Inquiry A Justice Department investigation of the 737 Max jet has widened to include a 787 factory in South Carolina where The New York Times found allegations of shoddy work and flawed quality control....
06:28, 2019-06-29

New protest erupts as Hong Kong charges 44 activists with rioting Hundreds of people surrounded a police station in Hong Kong on Tuesday chanting "free the martyrs" after 44 activists were charged with rioting following weekend clashes between protesters and police defending China's representative office....
21:42, 2019-07-30

The Latest: Woman facing felony charges in Bezos protest LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of a protester who approached Amazon CEO and founder Jeff Bezos on stage at a conference in Las Vegas (all times local): 2:50 p.m. A judge in Las Vegas says a California animal rights activist can be freed fr...
00:28, 2019-06-08

Illegal immigrant linked to Kate Steinle killing still faces federal gun charges, US attorney says A California appeals court ruling overturning the illegal gun possession conviction of an undocumented immigrant who allegedly killed a woman on a San Francisco pier in 2015 has no effect on federal prosecution, authorities said Tuesday. ...
05:00, 2019-09-04

Alleged ‘madame’ of Chicago sex ‘dungeon’ facing federal prostitution and financial charges: report A 31-year-old woman pleaded not guilty Wednesday after federal prosecutors in Chicago charged her with operating a sex “dungeon” and multistate prostitution business that allegedly brought in millions of dollars from clients across the nation....
15:14, 2019-09-19

Friend of Ohio mass shooter faces federal charges for allegedly lying on gun form A friend of the Ohio man who killed nine people in Dayton was charged on Monday with lying about his drug use on a form when he bought a gun and told authorities that he bought body armor and firearm accessories for the shooter, a federal prosecutor ...
06:14, 2019-08-13

Twitter Racist Who Allegedly Sent Death Threats to Muslim Lawyer Now Facing Federal Charges After allegedly sending a death threat to a Muslim lawyer on Twitter last year, a North Carolina man is facing federal felony charges of issuing a threat via interstate commerce that could land him in prison for up to five years, the New York Times r...
11:56, 2019-07-02

US: New York man charged with training 'Islamic State' members A 42-year-old former New York resident who was a sniper for the "Islamic State" has been detained without bail. He faces terrorism charges for attempting to recruit and train members for the militant group....
08:28, 2019-07-20

Universities Face Federal Crackdown Over Foreign Financial Influence The Education Department has begun a crackdown on colleges and universities that fail to disclose gifts from foreign governments, fearing undue influence....
20:42, 2019-08-30

Woman facing felony charges in Bezos protest to be freed from jail A judge in Las Vegas says a California animal rights activist can be freed from jail without bail pending her next court date on felony charges for approaching Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos on a conference stage. The judge on Friday also ordered ...
13:42, 2019-06-11

Woman facing felony charges in Jeff Bezos protest in Vegas LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities in Las Vegas are filing felony charges against a 30-year-old California woman who was arrested after approaching Amazon CEO and founder Jeff Bezos on a conference stage while yelling about chicken farms. Court filings sho...
21:28, 2019-06-07

Report of riot charges prompts sudden protest in Hong Kong Protesters have clashed with police again in Hong Kong after reports that some of their detained colleagues would be charged with the relatively serious charge of rioting...
22:56, 2019-07-30

Capital One suspect indicted by federal grand jury on wire fraud and data theft charges A Seattle woman charged in the massive Capital One data breach was indicted by a federal grand jury Wednesday on charges of wire fraud and data theft.       ...
17:00, 2019-08-29

Cristiano Ronaldo Won't Face Rape Charges Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo won’t face any criminal charges over an allegation that he raped a woman in a Las Vegas hotel in 2009, prosecutor Steve Wolfson said in a statement today, because Wolfson believes the charge can’t be proven beyond a...
03:56, 2019-07-23

Julian Assange won’t face further charges in US: report Embattled WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will escape further charges in the US — including for the 2017 leak of the CIA’s cyber-snooping tools, according to a new report. The hacker, already in prison in Britain and facing espionage charges i...
23:56, 2019-06-03

Up to 70 Russian athletes could face doping charges The Russian anti-doping agency says the number of athletes accused of receiving banned treatments from a doctor could rise to 70       ...
15:14, 2019-06-19

Cristiano Ronaldo To Not Face Rape Charges In US Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo will not face any charges over an alleged rape in Las Vegas a decade ago after US prosecutors said Monday they did not have enough evidence to proceed....
06:00, 2019-07-23

Three more former Abraaj executives face U.S. fraud charges U.S. prosecutors on Thursday unveiled criminal charges against three more former executives of collapsed Dubai private equity firm Abraaj Capital Ltd, accusing them of taking part in a massive international scheme to defraud investors....
20:56, 2019-06-13

Hundreds protest in New York after police officer avoids charges in chokehold case Several hundred people took to the streets of New York on Wednesday to protest a decision by the U.S. Department of Justice not to bring federal charges against a policeman accused in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man in 2014....
00:56, 2019-07-18

Australian police drop charges against French media crew over coal protest Australian police dropped charges on Thursday against four French nationals arrested this week while filming protesters blockading a coal port in the northeastern state of Queensland....
12:14, 2019-07-25

Queensland police drop charges against French journalist arrested at Adani protest Decision not to proceed with charges against Hugo Clément and colleagues comes after intervention by French ambassador to AustraliaQueensland police have dropped charges against four French journalists arrested while filming an Adani protest on Monda...
12:14, 2019-07-25

San Diego US attorney announces federal hate crimes charges against suspect in deadly California synagogue shooting SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego US attorney announces federal hate crimes charges against suspect in deadly California synagogue shooting....
19:56, 2019-05-09

Iraq hands over 188 Turkish children of suspected Islamic State members Iraqi authorities handed over 188 Turkish children of suspected Islamic State members to Turkey on Wednesday at Baghdad airport, where they boarded a plane and prepared to fly home, officials from Iraq's judiciary and UNICEF said....
15:56, 2019-05-29

Ronaldo will not face criminal charges over rape allegations Football star Cristiano Ronaldo will not face criminal charges over allegations of sexual assault in Las Vegas 10 years ago, US prosecutors have said....
22:56, 2019-07-22

Tourist extradited from US to Australia to face rape charges Man fled the country hours after alleged sexual assault in Sydney apartment in 2017A tourist who allegedly raped a woman in a Sydney apartment before fleeing the country hours later has been extradited from the United States to Australia to face char...
04:00, 2019-05-05

Three Russians and one Ukrainian to face MH17 murder charges Four named as first to be charged over death of 298 people on flight downed over UkraineFour suspects will face murder charges for the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, three of them Russians, international investigators said on Wednesd...
15:14, 2019-06-19

Fugitive ex-priest to face Arizona child sex charges A fugitive former Catholic priest who fled to Italy and vanished after being indicted on child sex charges in Arizona in 2003 has been found and returned to Arizona, authorities said on Friday....
04:28, 2019-06-15

Cristiano Ronaldo won't face charges for alleged rape The Clark County district attorney's office in Nevada announced Monday it will not pursue criminal charges against Cristiano Ronaldo for an alleged rape in 2009....
03:00, 2019-07-23

MH17 investigators name four suspects to face murder charges Three Russians and one Ukrainian national were named as first suspects in the 2014 downing of passenger jet above Ukraine. The "defense minister" of the so-called Donetsk Republic, Igor Girkin, is among the suspects....
14:56, 2019-06-19

Ex-Goldman banker extradited to US to face 1MDB charges Malaysia has extradited a former Goldman Sachs banker to the United States for 10 months to face criminal charges linked to a multibillion-dollar scandal at state fund 1MDB, its attorney general said on Monday. Malaysian Roger Ng has been detained in...
18:00, 2019-05-06

Ukrainian extradited to US to face hacking attack charges SEATTLE (AP) — A Ukrainian man charged in a massive hacking attack on restaurants, casinos and other business in 47 states has been extradited to the U.S. to face charges. Andrii Kolpakov made his first appearance in federal court in Seattle on Monda...
02:56, 2019-06-04

5 Michigan priests face sexual abuse charges Five Catholic priests in Michigan face criminal charges for sexual abuse amid a statewide investigation, state Attorney General Dana Nessel announced Friday....
22:56, 2019-05-24

Ex-Goldman Sachs banker extradited to US to face charges Roger Ng transferred by Malaysia over allegations relating to 1MDB scandal A former Goldman Sachs banker has been extradited from Malaysia to the US to face criminal charges connected to the $4.5bn (£3.4bn) corruption scandal at the 1MDB state invest...
05:00, 2019-05-07

Edmonton man appeals extradition to U.S. to face terrorism charges Abdullahi Ahmed Abdullahi, who is 34, has been charged in the U.S. with conspiring to provide and providing material support to terrorists engaged in violent activities in Syria....
05:56, 2019-06-06

Olesen to face trial on sexual assault charges Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen is to face trial after being charged with sexual assault and being drunk on an aircraft        ...
03:42, 2019-08-22

Protesters arrested at Venezuelan Embassy face US charges WASHINGTON (AP) — Four demonstrators arrested after a weeks-long protest inside the Venezuelan Embassy have been formally charged in federal court. Prosecutors say Kevin Bruce Zeese, Margaret Ann Flowers, Adrienne Pine and David Vernon Paul appeared ...
00:28, 2019-05-18

France opposed in principle to execution in Iraq of three French Islamic State members The French foreign ministry said on Monday it was opposed in principle to the death penalty, but also said it accepted Iraqi sovereignty as Iraq's justice ministry sentenced three French citizens to death for their membership of Islamic State....
10:42, 2019-05-27

US athletes warned they will face punishment if they protest against racism and gun violence "U.S. athletes Race Imboden and Gwen Berry have been placed on probation for 12 months for their political protests at the Pan Am Games, USA Today reported on Tuesday."...
14:56, 2019-08-22

The Face of a Faceless Protest: Meet Hong Kong’s Ventus Lau Standing at the top of a staircase, a young man addresses a couple of thousand anti-government demonstrators. “Our protest today is peaceful and elegant, right?” he asks. His voice reverberates across the park where the protesters are gat...
10:28, 2019-07-26

Four to Face Murder Charges in Downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Three of those charged have ties to Russian military and intelligence agencies, and the indictment also suggests the involvement of an aide to Vladimir V. Putin....
18:42, 2019-06-19

Vandals accused of flooding World War II-era submarine face new charges New charges have been levied against five so-called urban explorers accused of flooding and partially sinking a World War II-era submarine in New Jersey during a pair of break-ins last summer....
11:00, 2019-07-25

MH17 crash investigators say four suspects face murder charges Four people will be charged with murder and causing the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, five years after the plane was shot down in eastern Ukraine killing 298 people, international investigators said Wednesday....
16:28, 2019-06-19

British judge says Boris Johnson must face misconduct charges Boris Johnson, one of the top candidates to replace Theresa May as British prime minister, will face misconduct charges over remarks he made before the 2016 vote to leave the European Union, a judge ruled Wednesday....
20:00, 2019-05-29

Cristiano Ronaldo will not face criminal charges over rape allegations Juventus star had been accused of 2009 assault in Las VegasProsecutor says there is not enough evidence to bring chargesProsecutors in Las Vegas say that Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo will not face criminal charges over allegations he raped a woman...
23:42, 2019-07-22

Trump would face obstruction charges if he wasn't president, prosecutors say Hundreds of former prosecutors sign open letter, saying it was clear Trump would have faced charges of obstruction of justice Hundreds of former federal prosecutors – and counting – signed an open letter published on Monday expressing their belief th...
07:00, 2019-05-07

White Officers Who Led Black Man on Rope Won’t Face Criminal Charges A photograph of the man’s arrest in Galveston, Tex., on Aug. 3 evoked images of slavery. The authorities are also investigating whether the officers violated any police department policies....
13:56, 2019-08-19

Two men face charges for getting too close to Old Faithful at Yellowstone National Park Two tourists face criminal charges for taking a dangerously close look at Old Faithful Geyser in Yellowstone National Park, officials said. The men were photographed last week at the edge of Old Faithful, peering down into the natural wonder — appare...
01:00, 2019-09-17

ArcelorMittal's South Africa unit to face emissions charges ArcelorMittal's South African unit said on Monday it had received a summons instituting criminal proceedings for three charges relating to transgressions of its atmospheric emissions license at its Vanderbijlpark operations....
17:00, 2019-06-03

3 Trainers Rubbed Hot Pepper On Show Dogs For Act. They Face Charges Now Three dog trainers are accused of animal cruelty for allegedly using cayenne pepper to get show dogs to perform a scene while shooting in Pennsylvania for the cable series "Manhunt: Lone Wolf."...
07:00, 2019-09-14

A Connecticut mom went missing. Her estranged husband and his girlfriend now face charges Fotis Dulos and Michelle Troconis were arraigned on charges of evidence tampering and hindering prosecution.        ...
00:56, 2019-06-04

4 suspects face charges after Georgia deputy is gunned down, officials say Four suspects have been arrested in the death of a Georgia sheriff’s deputy who was gunned down in a Sunday night shootout northeast of Atlanta, Fox 5 reported....
03:56, 2019-07-09

White Texas cops who led black man by rope won’t face charges Two white Texas cops on horseback who were caught on video leading a black suspect by a rope through the streets of Galveston will not face a criminal investigation, according to a report. The officers – identified as P. Brosch and A. Smith – led Don...
23:56, 2019-08-18

Police officers will face charges over yellow vest protests PARIS (AP) — A leading French prosecutor says some police officers will face trial over the police violence that have taken place at protests by people wearing yellow vests. In an interview with the daily Le Parisien published Friday, Remy Heitz said...
15:14, 2019-05-31

Protesters at Venezuela's U.S. Embassy appear in court to face criminal charges Four protesters arrested on Thursday for occupying the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington, D.C. appeared in federal court on Friday where they were charged with trespassing and interfering with the U.S. State Department's protective functions, the Just...
00:14, 2019-05-18

Hindu Veterinarian Is Latest to Face Blasphemy Charges in Pakistan A veterinarian is accused of wrapping medicine in Quran verses. Critics say Pakistan’s blasphemy law is being used to persecute minorities and settle feuds....
19:14, 2019-05-30

2 face charges related to vandalism of Gerald Ford gravesite GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say two people suspected of defacing the gravesite of former President Gerald Ford and first lady Betty Ford have been charged with misdemeanors. Prosecutors in Grand Rapids, Michigan, have charged Christian Joh...
19:42, 2019-05-03

Brazil airman can face drug charges in Spain and at home RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A Brazilian air force sergeant accused of attempting to smuggle cocaine into Spain while working in support of a trip by President Jair Bolsonaro will be tried in both countries, Brazil’s defense minister said Thursday. Sp...
04:14, 2019-06-28

| Egypt jihadist returned from Libya to face terror charges A high-profile Egyptian jihadist who was transferred to Cairo from Libya will face a military tribunal over his alleged involvement in terror attacks, security and judicial sources say....
18:14, 2019-05-30

Businessman in Mueller probe to face VA child porn charges NEW YORK (AP) — A Lebanese-American businessman who provided grand jury testimony to special counsel Robert Mueller has agreed to be transferred to Virginia to face child pornography charges. George Nader waived a preliminary hearing Tuesday in Brook...
23:28, 2019-06-04

Army vet to face new hate crime charges in California crash SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Prosecutors will file new hate crime charges against an Army veteran accused of eight counts of attempted murder after police said he deliberately plowed his car into pedestrians at a California crosswalk last month. Santa Clara ...
20:14, 2019-05-30

Elizabeth Holmes to Face Trial Next Year on Fraud Charges The Theranos founder and her former deputy will face trial in federal court in August 2020 for charges that they lied to doctors and patients about blood-test results and deceived investors about the disgraced startup’s finances....
02:42, 2019-06-29

Four suspects to face murder charges for downing of MH17: relatives Four suspects will face murder charges for the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight 17 in July 2014 in a trial set to start next March in the Netherlands, families of the victims said on Wednesday....
12:42, 2019-06-19

Cambodian women face surrogacy charges after Vietnam births A court official says three Cambodian women have been charged with violating surrogacy and human trafficking laws after they gave birth to babies they delivered to Chinese nationals in Vietnam...
12:56, 2019-07-19

Houston Rap Legend Scarface Running for Houston City Council After spending the past 30-plus years as your favorite rapper’s favorite rapper, rap legend Scarface is putting down the mic to run for Houston city council....
21:28, 2019-06-10

Sister, 30, held in slaying of ex-Portland State basketball player, 22; two other family members hurt A 22-year-old athlete who played basketball and football at Portland State University in Oregon was fatally shot Friday afternoon, allegedly by his 30-year-old sister, who was later taken into police custody....
11:14, 2019-08-03

Houston police: Human remains that may be a child found in Arkansas area where a man says he dumped missing Houston girl HOUSTON (AP) — Houston police: Human remains that may be a child found in Arkansas area where a man says he dumped missing Houston girl....
02:14, 2019-06-01

Patients face higher fees and longer waits after Planned Parenthood quits federal program Planned Parenthood’s decision this week to quit a federal family planning program rather than comply with what it calls a “gag rule” imposed by the Trump administration on abortion referrals is creating turmoil in many poorer communities across the U...
13:56, 2019-08-24

4 face charges in alleged riot at North Dakota youth prison Authorities have charged four teenagers with multiple felonies in adult court in what they described as a riot earlier this year at North Dakota's youth prison....
20:28, 2019-05-08

Britney Spears' Father Will Not Face Charges Over Alleged Abuse of Grandson Britney Spears' father will not face criminal charges. Earlier this month, Kevin Federline accused Jamie Spears of abusing his eldest son, Sean Federline, 13. However, E! News has......
06:56, 2019-09-18

Trump foe Michael Avenatti to face fraud charges in California courtroom Michael Avenatti, the combative lawyer known for his battles with U.S. President Donald Trump, was set to appear in a Santa Ana, California, courtroom on Monday to face criminal charges including fraud and identity theft....
15:14, 2019-04-29

Eighth-graders face charges for putting semen, urine in crepes It’s just deserts for these teens. Seven eighth-graders in Ohio who allegedly served teachers crepes laced with urine and semen during a “gourmet” cooking competition are facing charges in the sick stunt. The 14-year-old boys from Hyatts Middle...
17:42, 2019-09-04

Trump would face felony charges if he wasn’t president, hundreds of former prosecutors say A letter signed by nearly 400 former federal prosecutors outlines the reasons why Trump would face obstruction of justice charges — if he were not protected by his title....
04:14, 2019-05-07

Film producer stepson of Malaysian ex-PM to face money-laundering charges Malaysian anti-corruption officials arrested on Thursday the Hollywood producer stepson of a former prime minister whose film company has been linked to a multi-billion dollar corruption scandal involving a state fund....
15:00, 2019-07-04

Golfer Thorbjorn Olesen to face trial on sexual assault charges Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen indicated he would plead not guilty after being charged with sexual assault and being drunk on an aircraft.       ...
20:00, 2019-08-21

Cristiano Ronaldo Will Not Face Charges in Las Vegas Sexual Assault Case UPDATE: Cristiano Ronaldo will not face charges in relation to a 2009 sexual assault allegation leveled against him, E! News can confirm. The Clark County District Attorney's office......
03:14, 2019-07-23

Texas Police Won't Face Criminal Charges After Leading Black Man by A Rope The two Texas police officers who led a handcuffed black man down a street by a rope will not face criminal charges, according to the Texas Rangers. On Aug. 3, officers identified by Galveston police as “P. Brosch” and “A. Smith” led a handcuffed 43-...
23:56, 2019-08-19

Mueller investigation witness to face child pornography charges in Virginia A Lebanese-American businessman who provided grand jury testimony to special counsel Robert Mueller agreed Tuesday to be transferred to Virginia to face child pornography charges....
06:56, 2019-06-05

Ronaldo will not face criminal charges in alleged sexual assault case District attorney's office decides Kathryn Mayorga’s claim of alleged sexual assault in 2009 couldn't be proven beyond a reasonable doubt.       ...
00:14, 2019-07-23

Teacher caught on video kicking 5-year-old could face criminal charges A Kansas elementary school teacher who was seen in a surveillance video kicking a 5-year-old student could face criminal charges. The second-year teacher, identified by a spokesman for the Shawnee Mission School District as Crystal Smith, was fired a...
15:42, 2019-05-02

Jeffrey Epstein could face trial as early as June on sex-trafficking charges Wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein appeared subdued with his hand folded during a brief pretrial hearing on sex-trafficking charges Wednesday.        ...
12:28, 2019-08-01

Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo will not face rape charges in Las Vegas Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo will face no charges in Las Vegas in connection with a 10-year-old sexual assault allegation because the case cannot be proven beyond a reasonable doubt, prosecutors said on Monday....
23:42, 2019-07-22

Four to face murder charges in downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 that killed 298 A Dutch-led investigation into the 2014 wreck over Ukraine named four suspects, including a former leader of Russian-backed separatists in the region....
22:28, 2019-06-19

Ex-Sudan leader Bashir appears before prosecutor to face corruption charges Sudan's ousted President Omar al-Bashir was brought before a prosecutor to face corruption charges. It was the first time he has been seen in public since being toppled in an April coup....
00:14, 2019-06-17

Russians, Ukrainian to face murder charges over downing of Flight MH17 Three Russians and a Ukrainian will face murder charges for the deaths of 298 people aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 that was shot down over eastern Ukraine in 2014, the international investigative team said on Wednesday....
21:00, 2019-06-19

Federal judge throws out ex-Penn State president’s conviction A federal judge on Tuesday threw out the child endangerment conviction of former Penn State University president Graham Spanier, one day before he was to enter a county jail to begin serving his sentence....
06:28, 2019-05-01

Peru orders army to secure port in face of protest against mining project Peruvian President Martín Vizcarra on Sunday authorized the army to maintain order at a key mining port, a day before an expected new round of protests against Southern Copper Corp's $1.4-billion proposed Tia Maria mine....
00:28, 2019-08-05

Four Florida nursing home workers face charges in post-hurricane deaths Police in Florida have issued arrest warrants for four nursing home workers accused of criminal conduct in the death of a dozen elderly patients exposed to sweltering heat with little or no air-conditioning after Hurricane Irma struck in 2017, defens...
11:00, 2019-08-26

Four face charges in deaths of 12 Florida nursing home patients following Hurricane Irma A dozen patients died at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills when the facility's air conditioning power went out amid sweltering heat.        ...
22:42, 2019-08-26

Ex-France president Sarkozy to face trial on charges of corruption, influence-peddling Nicolas Sarkozy, the former president of France, will stand trial on charges of corruption and influence peddling after the country’s highest court rejected his final appeal Tuesday....
07:28, 2019-06-20

Teens accused of deadly Colorado school shooting face charges next week The two Colorado teenagers accused of opening fire with handguns at their Denver-area charter school this week, killing one classmate and wounding eight others, are due to face formal charges in court next week, authorities said on Friday....
21:56, 2019-05-10

Britney Spears' father won't face child abuse charges following alleged fight with her son Britney Spears' father, Jamie Spears, won't face charges for his alleged physical altercation with her son, Sean Preston Federline, the Ventura County District Attorney announced....
19:42, 2019-09-18

Iowa Wanted to Test Court Records Security. Now 2 Men Face Burglary Charges. Two men who said they were hired to test a central Iowa courthouse’s security were arrested after alarms went off, according to documents. The state said it “did not intend, or anticipate, those efforts to include the forced entry into a building.”...
13:42, 2019-09-17

Ezekiel Elliott Won't Face Criminal Charges For Knocking Over Event Staffer In Vegas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott will not face criminal charges in connection to an incident in May where he shoved a member of an EDM festival’s event staff in Vegas, according to TMZ....
01:56, 2019-08-18

Accused California synagogue shooter due in court to face hate crime charges A 19-year-old man accused of murdering one woman and wounding three other people at a California synagogue was due in a San Diego court on Tuesday to face hate crime charges....
17:14, 2019-04-30

Mississippi federal judge to hear case on state's new fetal heartbeat law A federal judge who struck down Mississippi's 15-week abortion ban last year will hear arguments Tuesday on a new law that prohibits abortion once a fetal heartbeat can be detected, which occurs around six weeks....
13:56, 2019-05-21

New Mexico opens state migrant shelter, criticizes federal inaction New Mexico's state fairgrounds will begin to house migrant families to take pressure off border cities facing a surge in asylum seekers with no help from the federal government, New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham said on Tuesday....
03:00, 2019-05-01

Factbox: Big Tech faces growing number of federal, state probes Several U.S. state attorneys general are set to launch antitrust probes of large technology companies such as Alphabet's Google and Facebook amid concerns that the companies have too much power and are harming users and stifling competition....
00:14, 2019-09-10

Police say Extinction Rebellion Heathrow drone protest activists could face life in jail Police have issued their strongest warning yet to Extinction Rebellion activists, saying they could face life in jail ahead of a potential drone protest at Heathrow Airport next week....
20:56, 2019-06-14

Russian couple face losing son, 1; prosecutors claim they endangered him by bringing him to violent protest A Russian couple could lose custody of their one-year-old son after prosecutors allege they endangered the welfare of the child by taking him to an unauthorized protest where police detained more than 1,400 people, a claim the couple vehemently denie...
01:42, 2019-08-08

Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo won't face criminal charges over rape claims, prosecutors say Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo won't face criminal charges related to a decade-old sexual assault allegation against him, prosecutors announced on Monday....
05:00, 2019-07-23

U.N. Reportedly Has a List of People Who Could Face War Crimes Charges Over Human Rights Violations in Yemen People directly responsible for alleged war crimes in Yemen could face charges, a panel of experts at the United Nations said Tuesday. The United States, France, the United Kingdom, and Iran could potentially be complicit, according to the report....
01:56, 2019-09-04

Three adults face charges after kids, drugs found locked in the back of U-Haul in Tennessee The Tennessee Highway Patrol found three children in the back of a U-Haul in Cocke Co. on Wednesday, along with an assortment of drugs.        ...
17:42, 2019-07-16

Army vet who served in Iraq to face new hate crime charges after pedestrians run down by car in California last month SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Army vet who served in Iraq to face new hate crime charges after pedestrians run down by car in California last month....
20:14, 2019-05-30

Florida nursing home workers surrender to face charges in post-hurricane deaths Four Miami-area nursing home workers were arrested on Monday to face criminal charges in the deaths of a dozen nursing home patients exposed to sweltering heat during a post-hurricane power outage two years ago, defense attorneys said....
23:00, 2019-08-26

Rapper Kodak Black pleads guilty to weapons charges, could face up to 20 years in prison Rapper Kodak Black pleaded guilty on Thursday to federal weapons charges stemming from his arrest just before a scheduled concert performance in May.        ...
04:00, 2019-08-23

SEAL medic who confessed to killing ISIS captive could face perjury charges despite immunity A war crimes trial witness who told the court that he killed an Islamic State captive in Iraq in 2017, not a decorated Navy SEAL charged with the slaying, could face perjury charges, the Navy said. ...
07:14, 2019-06-27

Ice cream 'licking' video traced to Texas Walmart; suspect will face charges, police say Ice cream-maker Blue Bell continues to investigate after a viral video last week showed a suspect opening a container of the company's ice cream inside a grocery store, licking the contents, and then returning the container to the store's freezer....
10:56, 2019-07-04

Hundreds protest Alabama’s abortion ban at state capitol MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Hundreds of demonstrators have marched to the Alabama Capitol to protest the state’s new abortion ban. Protesters chanted “My body, my choice!” and “vote them out!” as they rallied Sunday evening,...
03:00, 2019-05-20

Thousands protest Trump's UK state visit Thousands of protesters greeted President Donald Trump's U.K. visit with anger and British irony Tuesday, crowding London's government district while the president met Prime Minister Theresa May nearby. (June 4)     ...
18:14, 2019-06-04

Equifax to pay up to $700 million to settle state and federal investigations into 2017 security breach Equifax has agreed to pay $650 million to settle a series of state and federal investigations into a massive 2017 data breach that left more than 147 million Americans’ names, Social Security numbers, credit-card details and other sensitive informati...
13:28, 2019-07-22

| Tanzania charges Vodacom of depriving state of $4.8 million Tanzania charged five employees of the Vodacom Group’s local unit, including Managing Director Hisham Hendi, with allegedly depriving the government of more than $4.8 million in revenue....
15:56, 2019-04-28

Manafort to be moved to Rikers Island for new state charges Paul Manafort, the former head of President Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, will be moved from federal prison to the infamous Rikers Island jail complex in New York City in connection to new state charges....
03:28, 2019-06-05

State Bank Of India Levies These Charges For ATM, Other Services Commercial lenders such as State Bank of India (SBI) are required to provide a certain number of transactions free of cost to their customers every month under current banking rules. Any additional......
00:00, 2019-08-23

NCAA charges NC State with 4 men's hoops violations The NCAA has charged North Carolina State with four violations, accusing a former assistant coach of providing payments and benefits connected to the recruitment of one-and-done basketball player Dennis Smith Jr       ...
01:56, 2019-07-11

Navy SEAL in Eddie Gallagher trial who said he killed ISIS fighter could face perjury charges The witness who said in court he, not accused Special Warfare Chief Edward Gallagher, killed an injured ISIS fighter in Iraq in 2017 could face perjury charges....
21:00, 2019-06-27

El Paso shooting suspect Patrick Crusius could face the death penalty; hate crime charges possible A gunman's rampage at an El Paso Walmart that left 20 dead and dozens injured was being investigated as a possible hate crime Sunday.        ...
22:56, 2019-08-04

Protest and pageantry: Donald Trump's state visit, day one – in pictures The red carpet has been rolled out for the US president’s three-day state visit. He landed at Stansted airport and headed to Buckingham Palace for an official welcome and a day of engagements culminating in a state banquet Continue reading......
04:56, 2019-06-04

Indian leftist groups protest US secretary of state’s visit NEW DELHI (AP) — Hundreds of supporters of left-wing groups have marched in India’s capital to protest a visit by the U.S. secretary of state and denounce American policies in the Middle East. The protesters marched in central New Delhi as riot...
13:28, 2019-06-25

Lawmakers Accuse State Dept. of Defying Federal Law by Missing Deadlines for Yemen Reports The State Department is refusing to submit reports mandated by Congress detailing efforts by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to alleviate the humanitarian crisis in Yemen....
03:00, 2019-08-17

Charges Levied By State Bank Of India (SBI) Credit Cards According to financial planners, the user must have a clear idea of the features, rewards and the charges payable in detail to make the most of his/ her credit card....
14:56, 2019-06-22

State Bank Of India Charges This Much Money For NEFT Transactions SBI NEFT charges, SBI NEFT timings: State Bank of India has divided its NEFT charges on factors such as timing, amount and mode of transaction. For example, the country's largest bank charges a fee up......
13:14, 2019-05-22

Czech state attorneys drop criminal charges against PM Babis The Prague state attorney has halted criminal investigations into Prime Minister Andrej Babis, his family members and others, the attorney's office said on Friday....
13:14, 2019-09-13

China formally arrests two Canadians on state secrets charges Chinese authorities have formally arrested on state secrets charges two Canadians detained last year, the government said on Thursday, drawing condemnation from Canada in a case that is likely to further increase tension between Ottawa and Beijing....
18:28, 2019-05-16

Dallas Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott will not face charges in alleged Las Vegas assault case, lawyer says Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott will not face assault charges for shoving a security guard at a Las Vegas music festival in May, per ESPN.       ...
01:57, 2019-08-19

Manafort transferred to NY federal prison ahead of state trial, after Rikers Island move nixed Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was transferred to a federal prison in New York City late Monday ahead of his pending state court trial -- but only after the Justice Department rejected a local district attorney’s widely criticized bid t...
17:28, 2019-06-18

Thousands flood London streets to protest Trump’s state visit The pomp and circumstance of President Trump’s three-day state visit to the UK turned into protests as he met with outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May. Thousands of demonstrators flooded the streets of London, bringing traffic to a standstill a...
16:14, 2019-06-04

Thousands of people protest against Donald Trump's state visit – video Trafalgar Square in central London became the focal point for tens of thousands of anti-Trump protesters on Tuesday. The US president dismissed the demonstrations as 'fake news', saying they were very small, while claiming thousands had lined the str...
01:56, 2019-06-05

Tennessee State QB indicted on multiple rape, sexual battery charges NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee State quarterback Demry Croft has been indicted on six counts of rape and two counts of sexual battery. The 22-year-old Croft was released from jail Monday on $50,000 bond. An arraignment has been scheduled for Sept. 4. ...
02:56, 2019-08-21

Pennsylvania state Sen. Mike Folmer arrested on child porn charges A Pennsylvania state senator was busted Tuesday on child porn charges, the state Attorney General announced. Republican Sen. Mike Folmer, 63, was charged with sexual abuse of children, possession of child pornography, and criminal use of a communicat...
05:00, 2019-09-18

| Trump officials face contempt | Hong Kong recovers from protest: WATCH the top world news videos for today House panel OKs contempt vote in census dispute | The morning after Hong Kong's violent protest; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
07:56, 2019-06-13

Rockets star James Harden buys minority stake in MLS' Houston Dynamo, NWSL's Houston Dash Houston Rockets guard James Harden purchased a minority stake in the ownership group that controls the Houston Dynamo and the Houston Dash.       ...
00:14, 2019-07-19

In ruling with implications for Trump’s pardon power, Supreme Court continues to allow state and federal prosecutions for same offense The justices rejected a concerted effort by groups of conservatives and liberals alike to persuade the court that the exception to the Constitution’s double jeopardy clause is not warranted....
18:28, 2019-06-17

Californians brace for aftershocks after pair of potent quakes; governor confident about federal commitment to assist state Communities in Southern California were bracing for hundreds of aftershocks Saturday after the region was rocked this week by two of the largest earthquakes felt in two decades, resulting in multiple fires, punctured water and gas lines and infrastru...
06:00, 2019-07-07

Abortion-rights activists rally at Supreme Court to protest new state bans U.S. abortion-rights campaigners, including several Democrats running for president in 2020, are set to rally in front of the Supreme Court on Tuesday to protest new restrictions on abortion passed by legislatures in eight states....
17:56, 2019-05-21

State Dept. Intelligence Analyst Quits to Protest Blocked House Testimony The analyst, Rod Schoonover, spoke in June before the House Intelligence Committee, but the White House refused to approve his written testimony for entry into the record....
00:42, 2019-07-11

New Yorkers protest de Blasio with fake dollar bills at Iowa State Fair DES MOINES, IOWA — Mayor de Blasio continues to stand out among the presidential candidates – wherever he goes, he usually attracts more protesters than supporters. A group of protesters blanketed the Iowa State Fair with thousands of dollar “B...
09:14, 2019-08-11

Some Iowa band members allege assaults took place after game at Iowa State Several members of the Iowa marching band allege assaults took place after win at Iowa State, and they are angry that schools are not taking action.       ...
23:29, 2019-09-20

Iowa investigating band members claims of abuse by Iowa State fans “The communication on social media made it clear we had not shared enough information with our students about the steps the university has taken to address the concerns raised by members of our marching band,” an Iowa spokeswoman said in a statement....
01:00, 2019-09-22

State Senate looks to close loopholes that helped Eric Schneiderman avoid charges Legislators are proposing a law to close a loophole that prevented New York’s disgraced ex-Attorney General Eric Schneiderman from being prosecuted for allegedly harassing and physically abusing four women. “The recent investigation of abuse allegati...
05:56, 2019-05-14

Michigan State great Mateen Cleaves acquitted on all charges in rape trial Mateen Cleaves, the former point guard who led the Spartans to the 2000 NCAA title, found not guilty on all counts stemming from Sept. 2015 incident.       ...
05:14, 2019-08-21

Tennessee State QB Demry Croft arrested on rape, sexual battery charges Demry Croft, a Tennessee State quarterback who started four games last season, was arrested Monday and charged with six counts of rape and two counts of sexual battery....
18:56, 2019-08-21

President Trump declares state of emergency in Louisiana, sends federal assistance ahead of Tropical Storm Barry President Trump declared a federal emergency for Louisiana on Thursday night, authorizing the Department of Homeland Security and Federal Emergency Management Agency to coordinate all disaster relief efforts ahead of the strengthening of Tropical Sto...
09:28, 2019-07-12

Fox host, Chinese state TV anchor face off over trade war A Chinese state TV anchor and a host from Fox Business, whose sparring over the U.S.-China trade war has been avidly followed on Chinese social media, brought their duel to the American cable network for what turned out to be a respectful encounter....
10:00, 2019-05-30

University of Iowa to probe band members' claims of verbal abuse, sexual harassment by Iowa State fans The University of Iowa has reopened an investigation into allegations by members of the school's marching band that they were verbally abused and physically assaulted during last weekend's game against rival Iowa State University....
00:42, 2019-09-22

China's State Media Show Hong Kong Protest Images, Fanning Public Anger China’s state media aired images from the aftermath of Hong Kong’s latest antigovernment protests, a change in tack that appears aimed at fanning public anger against the demonstrations, as Beijing signaled support for a stronger crackdown by authori...
21:56, 2019-07-22

Supreme Court ruling deals potential blow to Paul Manafort as he battles state charges A Supreme Court ruling in the case of an Alabama man who pleaded guilty to a gun charge could have major implications for the unrelated white-collar case against former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort in New York -- by keeping him exposed to ano...
18:14, 2019-06-17

UPDATE 1-Fox host, Chinese state TV anchor face off over trade war A Chinese state TV anchor and a host from Fox Business, whose sparring over the U.S.-China trade war has been avidly followed on Chinese social media, brought their duel to the American cable network for what turned out to be a respectful encounter....
09:42, 2019-05-30

Facebook, Google face off against a formidable new foe: State attorneys general The nation's powerful state attorneys general have tangled with mortgage lenders, tobacco giants and the makers of addictive drugs. Now, they're setting their sights on another target: Big Tech....
23:14, 2019-09-08

Parents could face neglect charges after seeking 'alternative medical care' for toddler Joshua "Noah" McAdams was found April 29 in Georgetown, Kentucky, along with his parents, who could face child neglect charges in Florida.        ...
16:14, 2019-05-07

Couple could face neglect charges after seeking 'alternative medical care' for toddler Joshua "Noah" McAdams was found April 29 in Georgetown, Kentucky, along with his parents, who could face child neglect charges in Florida.        ...
06:14, 2019-05-07

A Mississippi State Rep Allegedly Punched His Wife in the Face for Undressing Too Slowly This past Saturday, Mississippi Republican state Representative Douglas McLeod was arrested and charged with misdemeanor domestic violence after he allegedly punched his wife in the face. According to his wife, he punched her  after she didn’t undres...
01:28, 2019-05-23

Iran to free 7 crew members of seized British tanker under 'humane policy,' 16 members to stay aboard vessel Iran will free seven of the 23 crew members of a British-flagged oil tanker seized in the Strait of Hormuz in July for violating Iranian laws, a foreign ministry official announced Wednesday....
18:56, 2019-09-04

Malaysia sends half a million face masks to haze-hit state, shuts schools Malaysia sent half a million face masks to the eastern state of Sarawak and closed more than 400 schools there on Tuesday as a haze spread from forest fires, officials said....
13:28, 2019-09-10

Big Tech companies like Facebook, Amazon to face antitrust probe by U.S. state attorneys general A bipartisan group of state attorneys general will announce on Monday an investigation into large tech companies, like Facebook and Google, for potential violations of antitrust law, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's announced on Friday....
18:56, 2019-09-06

Accused San Diego synagogue shooter appears in court, may face state and U.S. death penalty The 19-year-old man accused of killing one and wounding three in a hate-inspired attack on a synagogue outside San Diego appeared in federal court Tuesday.        ...
01:42, 2019-05-15

Dem rival to Maine's Collins must face probe over admitted campaign finance violations, state's GOP says The Maine Republican Party is calling for a probe into Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Sara Gideon over alleged campaign finance violations to which she has admitted....
18:28, 2019-08-08

UPDATE 4-Big Tech companies like Facebook, Amazon to face antitrust probe by U.S. state attorneys general A bipartisan group of state attorneys general will announce on Monday an investigation into large tech companies, like Facebook and Google, for potential violations of antitrust law, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's announced on Friday....
19:14, 2019-09-06

Chemical companies at centre of Guardian's Cancer Town series face state legal action Exclusive: Louisiana agency moves to sue companies associated with neoprene plant over alleged Clean Air Act violationsLouisiana’s environment agency has moved to sue the two chemical companies associated with America’s only neoprene plant in the tow...
23:28, 2019-06-12

|Eskom,SasoldrivesulphuremissionsinKrieltosecondhighestonearth-Greenpeace The area around coal-fired plants owned by South Africa's state power utility Eskom ranks as the world's second-largest hotspot of sulphur dioxide emissions, according to Greenpeace....
10:14, 2019-08-19

Greenpeace activists stop BP oil rig in North Sea A group of environmentalists have occupied a 27,000 ton oil rig to prevent it being installed off the coast of northern Scotland. They are demanding that BP shut down drilling operations and invest in renewable energy....
09:56, 2019-06-10

Greenpeace activists board BP oil rig as it is towed out to sea Protesters scale 27,000-tonne rig as it leaves Cromarty Firth to demand end to drilling new wells Environmental campaigners have boarded an oil rig in the north of Scotland as it was being towed out to sea and are staging a protest on board.Greenpeac...
00:28, 2019-06-10

Greenpeace activists halt BP's North Sea oil rig Greenpeace activists said on Sunday they halted the progress of an oil rig destined for BP Plc's North Sea exploration program off the coast of Scotland....
01:56, 2019-06-10

BP headquarters in London blockaded by Greenpeace Environmental activists accuse oil company of ‘fuelling’ climate emergencyGreenpeace activists have blockaded all entrances to the BP headquarters in London, demanding an end to all new oil and gas exploration.The campaigners arrived at 3am on Monday...
15:00, 2019-05-20

Federal watchdog agency recommends removal of Kellyanne Conway from federal office for violating the Hatch Act The report found that Conway violated the Hatch Act by “disparaging Democratic presidential candidates while speaking in her official capacity during television interviews and on social media.”...
18:56, 2019-06-13

Greenpeace activists scale 27,000-ton oil rig bound for North Sea Environmental activists have climbed on board a 27,000-ton BP oil rig being towed off the coast of Scotland, vowing to stay put until the company halts its plans drill new wells....
15:42, 2019-06-10

More Greenpeace activists climb on BP drilling rig after arrests Greenpeace activists climbed back on a drilling rig on Friday to keep it from heading to a BP oilfield in the British North Sea, hours after police removed protesters who had boarded the vessel days earlier....
16:56, 2019-06-14

Watch: UK Minister Assaults Greenpeace Activist As Others Look On Greenpeace accused British minister Mark Field of assault after the Conservative politician was filmed physically removing a climate change protester from a dinner in the City of London....
15:56, 2019-06-21

Greenpeace to receive $3 million in settlement with Russia Greenpeace will receive 2.7 million euros ($3 million) from Russia under a settlement reached between the Dutch state and Moscow, the environmental group said on Friday....
17:28, 2019-05-17

BP rig zigzags North Sea in chase with Greenpeace ship A BP drilling rig heading to an oilfield in the British North Sea has been forced to turn away twice over the past two days as a Greenpeace vessel protesting climate change tries to hamper its progress....
18:28, 2019-06-17

Greenpeace oil protesters dangle from Texas bridge At least 11 Greenpeace protesters could be seen dangling from a bridge near Houston ahead of the third 2020 Democratic debate .(Sept 12)        ...
19:00, 2019-09-12

Greenpeace activists board BP oil rig heading for North Sea Campaigners call on firm to abandon plans for new oil wells in face of climate emergencyGreenpeace activists have boarded an oil rig in the Cromarty Firth in protest at plans by BP to drill new oil wells in the North Sea.Two protesters climbed on to ...
10:56, 2019-06-10

Lax law enforcement causing Indonesia's forest fires: Greenpeace Land and forest fires are becoming very common in Indonesia. International environment watchdog Greenpeace says the government needs to strictly enforce laws against responsible parties....
21:56, 2019-09-17

Steve Sawyer, Greenpeace Activist and Leader, Dies at 63 He was there when the ship the Rainbow Warrior was bombed in an antinuclear protest and helped evacuate an atoll contaminated by radioactive fallout....
01:14, 2019-08-08

Greenpeace activists block BP London HQ demanding end to oil exploration Greenpeace activists blocked the entrance to BP's London headquarters on Monday, demanding one of the world's biggest energy companies ends all new oil and gas exploration or goes out of business....
15:14, 2019-05-20

Greenpeace activist: 'Mark Field needs anger management' Janet Barker recounts assault by suspended MP and says it will not stop her activismBruised and still shaken, Janet Barker is incredulous at the violent reaction of the Foreign Office minister Mark Field to her peaceful protest with fellow Greenpeace...
18:28, 2019-06-21

Greenpeace Gives Joe Biden a D- on Climate Change Report Card Joe Biden got a D-minus on a climate change report card ranking Democratic presidential candidates released Thursday by the liberal environmental group Greenpeace. Biden, the Democratic front runner, has yet to release a detailed plan on how he will ...
21:42, 2019-05-30

U.N. deep sea mining body rejects Greenpeace criticism The International Seabed Authority (ISA) has rejected criticism from Greenpeace over its handling of ocean mining, fuelling a spat that threatens to overshadow talks this month by the U.N. body toward rules for deep sea mining....
13:42, 2019-07-05

Greenpeace activists block entrance to BP headquarters demanding an end of oil exploration Greenpeace activists blocked the entrance to BP headquarters in London on Monday, demanding one of the world's biggest energy companies ends all new oil and gas exploration or goes out of business....
11:56, 2019-05-20

Greenpeace sounds alarm about North Atlantic shark fishing Greenpeace is warning about the overfishing of endangered sharks in the North Atlantic, where it says they are commonly captured by Spanish and Portuguese boats...
12:00, 2019-06-27

UPDATE 3-Greenpeace activists block BP London HQ demanding end to oil exploration Greenpeace activists blocked the entrance to BP's London headquarters on Monday, demanding one of the world's biggest energy companies ends all new oil and gas exploration or goes out of business....
20:56, 2019-05-20

Greenpeace ship sets sail to highlight risk of mining below the waves A Greenpeace ship sets sail on Thursday to study an ecosystem beneath the Atlantic Ocean thought to hold clues to the origins of life to press its case for a ban on deep sea mining, as talks in Jamaica seek to agree rules on deep sea mineral exploita...
03:28, 2019-07-03

Siberian fires continue to wreak havoc, Greenpeace calls it a 'climate catastrophe' Authorities have suggested the wildfires were started intentionally in order to cover up illegal logging. Greenpeace has expressed outrage at the way the situation has been handled....
21:14, 2019-08-07

Sudan's military rulers suspend talks with protest leaders: protest leader Sudan's military rulers have indefinitely suspended talks with protest leaders on the establishment of a sovereign body, a leader of the Declaration of Freedom and Change Forces said on Wednesday....
01:14, 2019-05-16

Hong Kong protest: Hundreds surround government HQ in protest against controversial extradition law Hundreds of protesters have surrounded Hong Kong's government headquarters in a bid to block a debate on a highly controversial law that would allow extradition to mainland China....
05:28, 2019-06-12

Death toll from Sudan protest camp rises to more than 30: protest-linked doctors association The number of people killed in the dispersal of a protest camp in the center of the Sudanese capital Khartoum on Monday rose to more than 30, an opposition-linked doctors' committee said....
20:28, 2019-06-03

Sudan protest organizers say the number of people killed in the military’s raid of a sit-in protest camp has risen to 9 KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan protest organizers say the number of people killed in the military’s raid of a sit-in protest camp has risen to 9....
14:14, 2019-06-03

Sudan protest organizers say the number of people killed in security force’s attack on protest camp has risen to over 30 KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan protest organizers say the number of people killed in security force’s attack on protest camp has risen to over 30....
20:56, 2019-06-03

Mark Field suspended as minister after grabbing Greenpeace protester by the neck at City dinner Tory MP Mark Field has been suspended as a minister while investigations take place after he ejected a protester from a high profile dinner by grabbing her forcefully by the neck....
13:14, 2019-06-21

Grambling State football player alleges ULM player 'spit in my face' during game Grambling State University football senior tight end Kalif Jackson alleges a Louisiana-Monroe player spit in his face during Saturday's game.       ...
03:00, 2019-09-04

Heathrow Airport drone protest: Environmental activists will go ahead with week-long protest to disrupt flights with toy drones, airport says Climate change activists are going ahead with their plan to cause major disruption at Heathrow Airport by flying toy drones in a week-long protest, the airport has said....
15:28, 2019-08-30

Greenpeace vessels begin pole-to-pole ocean journey - in pictures The Arctic Sunrise and the Esperanza, two Greenpeace vessels, are in Svalbard, Norway, on the first leg of a voyage from the Arctic to the Antarctic. Their mission is to highlight the threats facing the oceans and to campaign for a global treaty cove...
18:00, 2019-06-07

Greenpeace activist grabbed around the neck by Tory MP Mark Field says he should 'go on anger management course' The woman who was grabbed around the neck by Tory MP Mark Field has been named as Greenpeace activist Janet Barker, who today called for him to attend an anger management course....
14:28, 2019-06-21

Rabbi recalls coming face-to-face with shooter at California synagogue A 19-year-old man who authorities said gave himself up to police shortly after carrying out a deadly shooting in a Southern California synagogue filled with Sabbath worshippers is also under investigation for a mosque arson....
21:00, 2019-04-28

Mysterious 4,000-year-old grave reveals boy and girl buried face to face A mysterious 4,000-year-old grave has been unearthed in Kazakhstan and inside are a young male and female buried in an odd manner — they're facing each other....
17:42, 2019-08-02

Rabbi recalls coming face-to-face with gunman: 'I couldn't see his soul' • 8-year-old victim describes moment of shooting • Lori Kaye died protecting the rabbi • Synagogue shooting suspect booked on one count of murder in the first degree...
07:00, 2019-04-29

Trump, Kim meet at Demilitarized Zone, face-to-face for first time since Hanoi After days of speculation -- and optimistic statements by the two leaders -- President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met and shook hands Sunday at the Demilitarized Zone between North and South Korea....
09:56, 2019-06-30

LEADING OFF: Cubs' Russell hit in face, D-backs face deGrom LEADING OFF: Cubs' Russell checked after taking pitch to face, D-backs set to face Mets' deGrom, Fiers looks for Oakland win-streak record, Yankees-Red Sox for final time this year       ...
10:56, 2019-09-09

B.C. and Alberta premiers set to meet face-to-face for first time, want to avoid ‘phony war’ B.C. Premier John Horgan and Alberta Premier Jason Kenney are set to meet face to face Thursday for the first time at the Western Premiers Conference in Edmonton....
07:42, 2019-06-27

People have unknowingly come face to face with two teens on the lam in Canada, suspected of murder In Northern Manitoba, the bugs are so big they can bite through your clothes. But this is reportedly where two teens suspected of killing three people are hiding out....
06:56, 2019-08-01

UPDATE 3-Top U.S., Chinese trade negotiators to meet face-to-face for 1st time since Trump, Xi meeting Top U.S. and Chinese negotiators will meet face-to-face next week for the first time since the countries' leaders agreed in June to revive talks aimed at ending a yearlong trade war between the world's two largest economies....
18:14, 2019-07-24

California synagogue rabbi recalls moment he came ‘face-to-face’ with gunman in shooting that killed 1, injured 3 Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein recalled the moment he came “face-to-face” with the 19-year-old gunman who opened fire inside a California synagogue, killing a beloved member of the congregation and injuring the Jewish leader and two others on Saturday....
23:00, 2019-04-28

Beyoncé and More Stars Come Face to Face With Their Lion King Characters These are some fierce photos. With two weeks left until Jon Favreau's The Lion King remake debuts in theaters, Beyoncé and her castmates just gave fans another reason to be......
21:14, 2019-07-02

In Africa, Pope Francis Comes Face to Face With the Future of the Church The Roman Catholic Church continues to expand in Africa, even as it faces competition from increasingly popular Pentecostal and Evangelical movements....
20:28, 2019-09-05

Bruins' Zdeno Chara skates with full face shield after taking puck to face, but will he play in Game 5? Bruins injured defenseman Zdeno Chara skated this morning and coach Bruce Cassidy said it will be a “game-time decision” whether he plays in Game 5.        ...
23:42, 2019-06-06

Brodie Van Wagenen set to face music: Questions he may face MIAMI — Brodie Van Wagenen avoided reporters seeking answers about the Mets on the last homestand, but the general manager’s silence is expected to end Friday. Before the Mets open a three-game series at Marlins Park to begin the second half, Van Wag...
15:00, 2019-07-12

This man came face-to-face with the Virginia Beach shooter twice — and survived Even after the gunfire erupted, Ned Carlstrom thought the shooting at the Virginia Beach government building where he works was an elaborately staged drill for city employees....
05:56, 2019-06-03

Face-to-face bullying 'a bigger problem' than cyberbullying A member of Prince William's Cyberbullying Taskforce has warned that the treatment of cyberbullying by politicians and the media is unbalanced because online bullying is less significant than its face-to-face equivalent....
11:28, 2019-05-17

People are trying face cupping as an instant face-lift People are trying face cupping as an instant facelift. Different than body cupping, during this treatment the cups are constantly moving, which stimulates circulation and builds collagen. We went to Shellie Goldstein Associates in New York to try the...
00:42, 2019-09-03

Video: The Big Face Box is a box that makes your face, uhm, big This video is part of our series on Lille’s Maker Faire. To stay up-to-date on releases (and to find out more), check out our master post here. We all have days when we lean on a window, look at a grey, grumbling sky, and think “why isn’t my face big...
01:00, 2019-05-02

No, These McLarens In Houston Were Not Flooded You may have seen a photo going around of a line of McLarens parked on a dealership lot appearing to partially submerged in floodwater. While it did rain a lot in Houston yesterday, the dealership in question has assured us that the cars are fine....
23:29, 2019-09-20

Whitney Houston will soon become a hologram Bad news for flesh-and-blood humans: Another one of our deceased icons has joined the undead legion of holograms, alongside recent inductees like Roy Orbison, Buddy Holly, and Amy Winehouse. This comes from The New York Times, which says Whitney Hous...
04:00, 2019-05-21

No face-to-face trade talks announced for US and China, telephone talks limited The White House and Beijing have said they are engaged in negotiations over trade, but the current talks are taking place only over the telephone and appear to be limited. There have been no face-to-face meetings in a month, and none are scheduled be...
01:00, 2019-08-28

Houston braces for more serious flooding from another storm HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston area braced for more serious flooding as heavy rain and hail pelted the nation’s fourth largest city for the second time this week, threatening to send some streams over their banks. The National Weather Service said ...
07:56, 2019-05-10

Houston hit with ‘worst flooding they’ve seen since Harvey’ Floodwaters grounded flights at Houston’s largest airport and shut down major roads throughout southeastern Texas Thursday — the heaviest rainfall since Hurricane Harvey slammed the city in 2017. The remnants of Tropical Rainstorm Imelda,...
21:42, 2019-09-19

"Howdy, Modi": Houston To Welcome PM This September Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the United States in September this year will have a star-spangled event in Houston, Texas. Called "Howdy, Modi", the "community summit" will see the Prime......
08:28, 2019-07-18

Houston’s Verlander has no-hitter broken up in 7th HOUSTON (AP) — Justin Verlander of the Houston Astros had his no-hitter against the Chicago White Sox broken up with one out in the seventh on a home run by Jose Abreu. Verlander retired his first five batters with three strikeouts before walking Yon...
05:42, 2019-05-22

Democrats take aim at gun owners in Houston debate Gun control featured prominently in the third Democratic debate in Houston, with most of the 10 candidates trying to one-up each other on the issue while also jabbing repeatedly at President Trump....
16:14, 2019-09-13

Greenpeace protesters 'shut down' BP's London HQ with blockades weighing 'several' tonnes each 'for fuelling climate emergency' Greenpeace staged a protest at BP's central London offices this morning using giant metal crates to block main doors - with die-hard activists locked inside....
13:42, 2019-05-20

Langston Jackson Sets State 100M Record, Wins State Titlle LEXINGTON, Ky- Kentucky track and field commit Langston Jackson put on one final show at the high school ranks, and he did so on the track that he will compete on next season. Jackson set the all-time state record with a 10.23 100M dash, winning the ...
20:56, 2019-06-01

Islamic State says it killed 12 Nigerian soldiers in Borno state attack: statement Islamic State said on Wednesday its West African branch carried out an attack on a Nigerian army base in northeastern Borno state and that its fighters killed 12 soldiers....
04:14, 2019-06-20

Delaware's latest First State title: Only no-kill state for shelter animals Delaware's designation as the country's first no-kill state for shelter animals came from the Best Friends Animal Society.        ...
03:56, 2019-08-13

5 US Governors To Visit India Over 2 Months To Boost State-To-State Ties The governors of five US states - New Jersey, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware and Indiana - are scheduled to visit India over the next few months to enhance economic ties between the countries....
09:14, 2019-09-04

Tesla's use of individual driver data for insurance 'state-by-state proposition' Tesla Inc's use of individual customer data, such as vehicle camera footage and GPS, to price its new insurance products will depend on drivers' authorization and individual U.S. state laws, a senior company executive said on Wednesday....
11:42, 2019-09-05

South Sudan lifts state of emergency in north: state radio President Salva Kiir has lifted a state of emergency in northern parts of South Sudan, state radio reported on Friday, part of efforts to help end civil conflict....
03:00, 2019-05-04

With 2020 Looming, Parties Fight State by State Over Voting Access Legislative battles over plans to tighten voting and registration rules have gained urgency with a pivotal election 18 months away. Arizona’s skirmishes are a prime example....
20:00, 2019-06-03

Senior China diplomat says important for U.S.-China to meet face-to-face Senior Chinese diplomat Wang Yi, who meet with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday, said it was important for China and the United States to meet face-to-face and cooperate no matter how many problems may arise....
10:28, 2019-08-01

How Hurricane Dorian could impact Florida State's opener vs. Boise State in Jacksonville For the fourth straight year, a hurricane could impact Florida State football, as Hurricane Dorian could alter the game status for FSU-Boise State.       ...
03:56, 2019-08-29

This state is adding free sunscreen dispensers to state beaches & parks all summer long! If you wanna have some fun in the sun this summer and keep your skin safe, looks like Rhode Island might be the ticket.        ...
21:14, 2019-05-23

Willie Taggart unsure if Florida State players were properly hydrated vs. Boise State Willie Taggart expressed doubt over Florida State's hydration leading up to the Seminoles' season-opening loss to Boise State.       ...
11:00, 2019-09-03

Florida State stumbles in opener as Boise State pulls off stunning second-half rally Florida State started fast against Boise State and held a 31-13 lead. But the Broncos scored the final 23 points to shock the Seminoles       ...
01:00, 2019-09-01

Hurricane Dorian concerns force move of Florida State-Boise State game to Tallahassee The football game between Florida State and Boise State scheduled for Jacksonville will be moved to Tallahassee due to concerns about Hurricane Dorian       ...
23:56, 2019-08-29

Oregon Governor Orders State Police to Find GOP State Senators Avoiding a Climate Vote Oregon is poised to pass sweeping legislation to fight climate change. But before the bill can come to a vote, the Oregon State Police may need to track down the Republican state senators. On Thursday, the Democrat governor of Oregon ordered state tr...
17:56, 2019-06-22

Pac-12 Admits Officials Missed Critical Penalty On Last Play In Arizona State's Upset Of Michigan State Things got weird at the end of Arizona State’s ugly 10-7 victory over No. 18 Michigan State in East Lansing last Saturday. The Spartans were in ASU territory and with 11 seconds left in the fourth quarter, MSU kicker Matt Coghlin appeared to connect ...
01:00, 2019-09-17

Coward Republicans in the Oregon State Senate Are Still Hiding From State Police After Killing Climate Bill Shit is really getting wild in Oregon (and, I guess, directly outside of it). Last Thursday, 11 Republicans in the state senate managed to help kill a historic carbon emissions cap-and-trade bill by staging a walkout, making it impossible for the leg...
04:14, 2019-06-27

Indiana State Sycamores rally, eliminate Ohio State 10-5 NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Clay Dungan hit a two-run single as Indiana scored four runs in the sixth inning, and the Sycamores stayed alive Sunday by eliminating Ohio State with a 10-5 victory in the Nashville Regional. The No. 2 seeded Sycamores (43-17...
02:28, 2019-06-03

Too-many-men penalty costs No. 19 Michigan State in loss to Arizona State Michigan State had too many men on the field for its game-tying field goal in the final seconds vs. Arizona State. It missed the re-kick to lose 10-7.       ...
05:28, 2019-09-15

Houston area swamped by up to 10 inches of rain. People living in a Houston suburb are coping with flooded roads and stalled vehicles after up to 10 inches of rain fell in the area. (May 8)        ...
23:00, 2019-05-08

10 Democrats set for 3rd presidential primary debate in Houston Ten Democratic presidential candidates are set to participate in the third round of primary debates in Houston Thursday night, about half the field who appeared in the first two this summer....
16:00, 2019-09-12

Astros vs. Tigers: Houston will get best of replacement starter Of course … (1) Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber’s new song is appropriately titled, “I Don’t Care”… (2) New subway announcement, “Attention customers, we are experiencing an unexpected delay in service” … (3) Mayor de Blasio held a “Gr...
01:42, 2019-05-15

Volunteers search for missing girl in Houston Crews in Houston continue to search for a missing 4-year-old girl days after her stepfather reported that she had been abducted. (May 7)        ...
03:42, 2019-05-08

Houston Man Is First to Be Charged Under Bump Stock Ban, Officials Believe Ajay Dhingra drew the authorities’ focus after he sent an email asking former President George W. Bush to “send one of your boys to come murder me,” records show....
07:42, 2019-09-06

Houston's space-age mylar Apollo 11 art installation The fanfare surrounding the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing may be waning, but in Houston, home to Apollo's Mission Control, the celebration continues with a spacey art installation....
21:28, 2019-07-26

Air France will test biometric boarding at JFK and Houston Air France-KLM plans to swap boarding passes for facial recognition on Air France flights departing from John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York City and George Bush International Airport (IAH) in Houston. The trial run is expected to....
07:28, 2019-07-12

10 Democrats qualify for next primary debate in Houston There will be just one night of debate in Houston next month among the Democratic field running for president, as just 10 candidates have qualified for the next primary event....
18:42, 2019-08-29

Bill O'Brien's Going To Get His Way In Houston No Matter How Many GMs It Takes From the outside, it sure looked like Brian Gaine was doing a good job. When he was hired as Texans GM in January of 2018, the Texans’ roster was so expensive and such a mess that they were giving away draft picks just to get rid of some of their wor...
16:42, 2019-06-08

Astros vs. White Sox: Wade Miley will get it done for Houston “Punk-ass b—-es from the right call me ‘Fredo.’ My name is Chris Cuomo. Fredo was from ‘The Godfather.’ He was a weak brother. It’s a f—ing insult to your people. It’s like the N-word for us.” This is CNN! TV “kiss of death” for Cuomo? Do...
18:42, 2019-08-14

Officials: Houston man first to be charged under bump stock ban Authorities in Houston said they believe they've laid the country's first charges for possessing a bump stock since the law went into effect in March....
14:28, 2019-09-06

Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Houston Texans Some people are fans of the Houston Texans. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Houston Texans. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the previews so far here....
20:00, 2019-08-21

Houston Expected to Host Third Democratic Debate on ABC A smaller field of candidates is expected for the third televised debate sponsored by the Democratic Party, which is finishing plans for the event in September....
02:14, 2019-07-10

Correction: Houston-Missing Girl story In a story May 6 about a reported abduction of a 4-year-old Houston girl, The Associated Press, relying on information provided by Houston police, misspelled the name of the man who told police the girl had been abducted....
18:00, 2019-05-13

Candidates speak after Houston Democratic debate Some of the Democratic presidential candidates involved in Thursday night's debate in Houston spoke to reporters afterwards and made the cases for their candidacies. (Sept. 13)        ...
15:00, 2019-09-13

Heavy rain floods Houston streets The Houston area braced for more serious flooding as heavy rain and hail pelted the nation's fourth largest city for the second time this week, threatening to send some streams over their banks. Many vehicles have gotten stuck on flooded streets...
12:00, 2019-05-10

Florida State head coach Willie Taggart clarifies hydration comments after Boise State loss Florida State coach Willie Taggart clarified his hydration comment after a loss to Boise State, hoping to put aside any concerns about what he meant.       ...
22:28, 2019-09-04

Washington state will offer third gender option on state ID’s OLYMPIA, Wash. (CNN) – Washington state residents who identify with genders other than male or female will have another option to select on their state ID. People will be able to choose from male and female – or as gender  X. The new opti...
09:42, 2019-08-02

Here’s a state-by-state look at the fastest mobile network speeds in the US Opensignal has released a new report today about mobile network speeds in the US, offering an overview of how smartphone download speeds haven’t improved all that much from this time last year. The report goes into greater detail about that, in...
20:00, 2019-06-02

Houston-area refineries run through tropical storm: sources Refineries in the Houston area remained in operation through the first night of Tropical Storm Imelda's passage across southeast Texas, sources familiar with plant operations said on Wednesday....
04:14, 2019-09-19

Whitney Houston has a new song out: Listen to ‘Higher Love’ Whitney Houston’s new jam is about to soundtrack your weekend. Yes, more than seven years after her death, pop music’s iconic “Voice” has a new single dropping Friday. Houston recorded a live rendition of Steve Winwood’s...
23:00, 2019-06-28

Houston infant dies with 90-plus fractures; parents charged HOUSTON (AP) — The parents of a Houston infant have been charged in her death after an autopsy found the child suffered a cracked skull and more than 90 fractures just days after being brought home from the hospital. Harris County prosecutors said Mo...
17:28, 2019-06-25

Rapper Scarface running for city council in Houston HOUSTON (AP) — A member of the iconic rap group the Geto Boys is hoping to trade beats and rhymes for politics. Scarface, whose real name is Brad Jordan, announced over the weekend that he plans to run for a Houston City Council seat. The Office of t...
00:28, 2019-06-11

A Whitney Houston Song Just Dropped--7 Years After Her Death Stop everything because a Whitney Houston song just dropped--and it will immediately make you want to dance with somebody. Just in time to send you into the weekend with your car windows......
16:14, 2019-06-28

| Thunder trade Westbrook to Houston for Paul, picks Russell Westbrook has been traded from the OKC Thunder to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul and two first-round NBA draft picks, according to multiple reports....
09:00, 2019-07-12

Houston Texans abruptly fire GM Brian Gaine HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans have abruptly fired general manager Brian Gaine less than 18 months after he took the job. The team announced the move Friday with a statement from team owner Cal McNair, who said only that “while the timing ma...
23:42, 2019-06-07

Texans vs. Chargers: Underdog Houston will pull out close one Texans (+3) over CHARGERS: Los Angeles injuries make it more difficult than usual for favorite to establish comfortable margins, even at home, in their modest temporary sanctuary in Carson, Calif. Texans’ frantic dealings heading into this season hig...
07:42, 2019-09-22

"Impossible To Come To Houston And...": PM Meets Energy Sector CEOs Ahead of the highly-anticipated "Howdy, Modi!" event today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met the CEOs of top energy sector companies in the US at a roundtable discussion in Houston, his first......
08:00, 2019-09-22

Houston Rockets among teams who see Twitter accounts suspended The Houston Rockets were the most notable team to have their Twitter account suspended Monday, reportedly due to DMCA takedown notices.        ...
04:56, 2019-05-21

LEADING OFF: Greinke goes for Houston, Yanks crush at Camden LEADING OFF: Greinke debuts for Houston, Yankees crush at Camden Yards, Foltynewicz returns to Braves, Cubs minus Kimbrel       ...
12:56, 2019-08-06

Correction: Houston-Missing Girl-The Latest story The Latest on the search for a 4-year-old girl who was reported missing in Houston (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Police in a suburb of Houston say a Texas man who reported his 4-year-old stepdaughter missing Saturday repeatedly changed his story durin...
22:00, 2019-05-13

Barges break loose and strike a bridge near Houston The weakening remnants of Imelda will make their way Friday into northern Texas, Arkansas and Louisiana as misery lingers in Houston, even as floodwaters start to recede....
12:42, 2019-09-21

Houston Rockets' P.J. Tucker withdraws from Team USA Basketball Houston Rockets veteran forward P.J. Tucker withdrew from USA Basketball's roster, leaving 14 players in contention for 12 roster spots ahead of the 2019 FIBA World Cup....
13:56, 2019-08-17

A's hold off Houston 7-6 in a home run derby with 10 homers Matt Chapman hit a tiebreaking home run leading off the eighth for his second of the night, fourth in two days and the record 10th combined at the Coliseum, where the Oakland Athletics held off the Houston Astros 7-6      &#...
09:56, 2019-08-16

Houston school bus driver charged with DWI blames it on bad donut A Houston school bus driver who authorities say drove drunk with children on board, has blamed her bad driving on an upset stomach caused by foul donut....
21:28, 2019-06-01

As Houston Prepares To Say 'Howdy, Modi', US Gas Producers Eye Deals Howdy Modi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's imminent visit to the US energy capital is fuelling speculation the second most-populous nation will further tap America's shale gas bonanza....
06:42, 2019-09-16

At Houston debate, surging Warren is toe-to-toe with Biden for first time A surging Elizabeth Warren will have her first chance to confront primary front-runner Joe Biden on the debate stage Thursday night, as the top 10 Democrats running for president square off in Houston at a critical moment in the race....
01:42, 2019-09-13

More prosecutors to be hired after Houston-area plant fires Houston-area officials have approved the hiring of additional assistant district attorneys to prosecute environmental crimes following two major chemical plant fires that closed schools and leaked toxic chemicals into coastal waters....
20:56, 2019-05-01

Child struck by foul ball in Houston, taken to hospital A line-drive foul ball off the bat of Chicago Cubs outfielder Albert Almora Jr. missed the netting protecting fans down the third base line and struck a child in the crowd of Houston's Minute Maid Park on Wednesday. The child was then carried out of ...
11:14, 2019-05-30

The Strikeout Machines In Houston Are Firing At Full Capacity Justin Verlander’s still got it. The 36-year-old Houston Astros starter flexed his muscles once again on Tuesday night, striking out 13 Cleveland Indians over seven innings of scoreless two-hit ball as his team picked up its 10th win in the past 12 g...
22:00, 2019-07-31

Smaller field of Democrats set for 3rd round of debate in Houston Ten Democratic presidential candidates are set to participate in the third round of a primary debate in Houston Thursday night, about half the field who appeared in the first two this summer....
13:14, 2019-09-12

Domino's will use self-driving vehicles to deliver pizza in Houston Domino's is determined to make autonomous pizza delivery a practical reality. The chain has unveiled plans to deliver pies to "select" Houston customers later in 2019 using Nuro's self-driving R2 vehicle. If you order online from a partic...
20:42, 2019-06-17

Jake Gyllenhaal Just Sang a Whitney Houston Cover and We Need More That boy is good! Jake Gyllenhaal made a singing cameo on The Late Late Show on Wednesday, joining host James Corden for a parody of the ballad "The Greatest Love of All," made......
17:28, 2019-06-19

DaMarcus Beasley to retire at end of Houston Dynamo season HOUSTON (AP) — DaMarcus Beasley says he will retire after 20 years in professional soccer when the Houston Dynamo finish their season. The midfielder and left back turns 37 this week and is the only American to either play in four World Cups or appea...
23:00, 2019-05-21

Whitney Houston died in 2012, but her hologram is going on tour next year BASE Hologram will soon bringing Whitney Houston's electric performances back to the stage. The tour is expected to launch in 2020.       ...
19:42, 2019-07-14

Barge collision spills gasoline in Houston Ship Channel BAYPORT, Texas (AP) — Multiple vessels have collided in the Houston Ship Channel, spilling an unknown volume of a toxic gasoline product and forcing the partial closure of the commercial waterway. The U.S. Coast Guard says a 755-foot tanker collided ...
08:00, 2019-05-11

Houston man gets 20 years for running over ex-girlfriend multiple times, prosecutors say A 72-year-old Houston man will spend 20 years behind bars for running over his ex-girlfriend four times and severely injuring her in the process, prosecutors said Monday....
00:42, 2019-09-17

Houston Astros ace Justin Verlander throws third no-hitter of career Astros righty tosses third career no-hitter against Blue JaysVerlander, 36, struck out 14 and threw 120 pitches in 17th winHouston Astros ace Justin Verlander tossed the third no-hitter on Sunday against the Toronto Blue Jays.Verlander struck out 14 ...
00:42, 2019-09-02

Houston crude prices drop as new pipelines add supplies -traders West Texas Intermediate crude at Magellan East Houston this week traded at the weakest level in almost a year as new pipelines from the Permian Basin to the U.S. Gulf Coast hub have begun operations, traders said....
20:42, 2019-07-18

Texas man, 89, brutally beaten and knocked unconscious during robbery in Houston Authorities in the nation's fourth-largest city are searching for a suspect who was seen on video earlier this month beating an elderly man during a violent robbery....
21:28, 2019-06-25

Gunman flees after killing two on Houston highway with assault rifle Texas authorities on Friday were searching for a gunman who shot and killed two men on a Houston freeway on Thursday before being chased off by a witness who opened fire at him....
08:14, 2019-08-10

Shocking photo shows floods surging through downtown Houston Flooding turned downtown Houston into an underwater ghost town Friday as rescuers scrambled to save stranded drivers and those stuck in their homes following the wild, three-day downpour, according to reports. Tropical Rainstorm Imelda slammed the ci...
20:29, 2019-09-20

Police say they’re still unclear on motive after two people were gunned down on Houston’s Interstate 10 (KPRC)  Two people were killed Thursday during a rush-hour shooting on Interstate 10 in Houston, Texas. Police said two vehicles were involved in a crash just before the shooting. One vehicle struck the other vehicle, which then spun out in the middl...
14:42, 2019-08-10

2020 Dems cut from Houston debate rip DNC for 'lack of transparency,' vow to press on One week ahead of the Democrats' next presidential nomination debate in Houston, three of the lower-tier candidates who failed to make the stage are vowing to march on and taking aim at the Democratic National Committee over the qualifying criteria....
06:28, 2019-09-06

Victim’s group praises indictment of Houston-area priest HOUSTON (AP) — A victim advocacy group says the indictment of a Houston-area Roman Catholic priest on child indecency charges sends a message that “those who hurt children can and will be held accountable.” Manuel La Rosa-Lopez was indict...
23:28, 2019-05-03

Students stranded at school amid flooding in Houston area HOUSTON (AP) — Dozens of students in the Houston area had to spend the night at school after flooded roads prevented buses from leaving and parents from reaching their children. Most of the approximately 1,500 students at an elementary school in Clev...
21:28, 2019-05-08

Big favorites at sportsbooks for second time in 10 days, Houston Astros let down bettors again The Houston Astros closed as high as -600 at some sportsbooks, but the Detroit Tigers used two solo homers to beat them, 2-1, on Wednesday.       ...
18:56, 2019-08-22

Houston climate protesters charged with violating 'infrastructure law': sheriff Climate protesters, who dangled beneath a bridge on Thursday shutting the channel to the nation's busiest petrochemical port at Houston, were charged on Friday with violating a new Texas law that protects 'critical infrastructure', the Harris County ...
02:14, 2019-09-14

Houston mom allegedly kicks son, 10, out of car in 100-degree weather for spilling food A Houston mother allegedly dumped her 10-year-old son on a parkway Saturday and abandoned him in 100-degree weather because he spilled some food in her car, reports said....
10:56, 2019-06-10

"Howdy Houston!" Says PM Modi, Will Address Mega Event Today Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Houston on Saturday, beginning his week-long tour to the United States in which he will hold several bilateral meetings and will address the United Nations......
00:42, 2019-09-22

Kinder Morgan moves ahead with pipeline connection to Houston Kinder Morgan Inc will go ahead with a South Texas pipeline connection that would transport crude from Phillips 66's 900,000 barrel-per-day (bpd) Gray Oak pipeline in the Permian Basin to delivery points at the Houston Ship Channel, the company said ...
02:00, 2019-07-18

Domino's brings self-driving pizza delivery pilot to Houston Domino's said the test is scheduled to start late this year and could expand in 2020. Domino’s has more than 6,000 restaurants in the U.S. and, with a tight abor market, the company is experiencing a driver shortage....
19:00, 2019-06-17

AmazonFresh grocery delivery expands to Houston, Minneapolis and Phoenix AmazonFresh, one of two grocery delivery services Amazon offers in the US, is expanding to three new cities. Starting today, residents in Houston, Minneapolis and Phoenix can get groceries delivered to their homes from Amazon in two hours or less. To...
15:56, 2019-08-23

Eat like an Apollo 11 astronaut at Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, a special menu will be served at two restaurants at Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport....
20:28, 2019-06-23

Barge and tanker collide, leaking gas product into the Houston Channel A tugboat carrying two barges collided with a 755-foot oil tanker in the Houston Ship Channel on Friday, causing one of the barges to sink and spilling chemicals used to make gasoline....
03:56, 2019-05-12

"Howdy Houston!" Says PM Modi, Will Address Mega Event Tomorrow Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Houston on Saturday, beginning his week-long tour to the United States in which he will hold several bilateral meetings and will address the United Nations......
20:56, 2019-09-21

Former police officer charged with murder for botched Houston raid Prosecutors charged a former Houston police officer on Friday with two counts of murder and another ex-officer with evidence tampering, in connection with a deadly drug raid that was based on bogus information, officials said....
05:56, 2019-08-24

Marine Corps veteran rearrested in 2016 murder of Houston boy, 11 A Marine Corps veteran has been rearrested and indicted in the 2016 killing of an 11-year-old Houston boy who was stabbed as he walked home from school, authorities said Tuesday....
00:28, 2019-06-19

Gas product spills in Houston after collision involving oil tanker and barges A tug pushing two barges collided with a 755-foot oil tanker in the Houston Ship Channel, capsizing one barge and damaging the other one, the US Coast Guard said in a statement....
18:00, 2019-05-11

Magellan 'optimistic' on Cushing-to-Houston pipeline with Midland origin -CEO Magellan Midstream Partners LP believes a proposed Midland origin point will attract sufficient commitments from shippers to proceed with a long-haul pipeline from the U.S. oil storage hub in Cushing, Oklahoma, to Houston, Chief Executive Michael Mea...
21:56, 2019-05-01

Maniac with AR-15 guns down two people on Houston highway, sparking manhunt A maniac is on the loose after he gunned down two people with an AR-15 in the middle of Houston rush-hour traffic — and then bolted in his car, with a trash bag full of weed inside, according to a new report. The chaos unfolded just before 6 p....
13:42, 2019-08-09

Houston Astros' Justin Verlander pitches 3rd career no-hitter Justin Verlander pitched his third career no-hitter, punctuating a dominant season by striking out 14 to lead the Houston Astros past the Toronto Blue Jays 2-0 on Sunday....
04:14, 2019-09-02

O’Rourke polling in third place in native Texas on eve of Houston debate Democratic presidential candidate and former Rep. Beto O’Rourke is running third behind Joe Biden and Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts in two new polls in his native Texas, which in the 2020 primaries will be a crucial Super Tuesday state....
22:29, 2019-09-11

Rangers vs. Astros: Lance Lynn will stymie a flat Houston Finally some good news for presidential candidate Mayor de Blasio. His “keys to the city” show at Wednesday’s USWNT celebration bumped his approval rating from 0.9 percent to 1.3 percent. Bad news? Megan Rapinoe has declared she is now a candidate fo...
05:28, 2019-07-12

DA threatens to subpoena Houston police in fatal drug raid HOUSTON (AP) — Prosecutors are accusing Houston police of dragging their feet in the ongoing investigation into a deadly January drug raid that killed a couple and injured five officers. The Harris County District Attorney’s Office in a letter ...
00:28, 2019-06-21

Houston vs. Tulane prediction: D’Eriq King will keep Cougars in game The Post’s Howie Kussoy, aka The Pigskin Profit, takes a shot on Thursday night’s college football game between the Houston Cougars and Tulane Green Wave: Houston (+5) over TULANE: A lot has changed since the Cougars’ 48-17 win last seaso...
00:28, 2019-09-20

Ex-Knick Tyson Chandler joins Harden, Westbrook in Houston Former New York Knick Tyson Chandler will be playing with Mike D’Antoni again. The free-agent center, who will be entering his 19th NBA season, agreed to a one-year deal with the Houston Rockets on Friday, according to an ESPN. The 36-year-old ...
17:28, 2019-07-13

Reframing History: In Houston, Juneteenth Becomes a Celebration of Black Love Every story of black struggle and black triumph is also a story of black love. Too often, we view love mainly through the lens of romance, as if those are the only love stories worth telling. But there are bigger, more expansive, more radical ways th...
20:42, 2019-06-19

Suspect killed, police officer shot in Houston shootout HOUSTON (AP) — Houston’s police chief says a suspect was killed and a police officer was wounded in a late-night shootout. Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo described the suspect as a white male who fled a traffic stop just before midnight Frida...
12:56, 2019-06-29

Water-soaked Houston braces for more serious flooding from heavy rains The Houston fire department urged motorists Friday to stay off the roads to avoid more flash flooding from a storm system lingering in the western Gulf of Mexico.        ...
16:42, 2019-05-10

The Strikeout Machines In Houston Are Firing At Full Capacity [Update] Justin Verlander’s still got it. The 36-year-old Houston Astros starter flexed his muscles once again on Tuesday night, striking out 13 Cleveland Indians over seven innings of scoreless two-hit ball as his team picked up its 10th win in the past 12 g...
02:56, 2019-08-01

Forever Whitney: A Houston Hologram Tour Is in the Works and Maybe a New Album, Too Seven years after Whitney Houston’s untimely death at the age of 48, her estate has struck a deal to create a number of money-making opportunities, including a hologram tour and a new album of previously unreleased material....
04:28, 2019-05-21

If you build it, will they succumb? Houston opens rugby field of dreams The SaberCats of MLR have opened their own stadium. It’s not the only example of US cities building homes for foreign sportsRain again. Brian Colona’s sunglasses were an optimistic touch under a sky far less bright than his high-vis yellow vest. Rela...
07:14, 2019-05-25

Whitney Houston’s Estate Plans a Hologram Tour and a New Album The family of the singing star, who died seven years ago, has reached a deal with the marketing company behind the posthumous resurgence of Bob Marley....
12:00, 2019-05-20

Houston Rockets' Chris Paul fined $35K for contact with referee Houston Rockets point guard Chris Paul was fined $35,000 for making contact with a referee in Game 1 against the Golden State Warriors, the NBA announced....
04:14, 2019-04-30

ICE, Magellan to offer dock capacity to Houston oil futures customers Intercontinental Exchange Inc and Magellan Midstream Partners LP said on Wednesday they would auction dock capacity at Magellan's terminals in Galena Park and Seabrook, Texas, for holders of ICE's Permian West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures c...
17:28, 2019-08-14

Texas police find second set of human bones near park outside of Houston Police in Texas are combing a park outside of Houston Tuesday after finding human bones at an abandoned property just steps away from where another set of bones had been discovered over the weekend....
22:42, 2019-07-09

Houston-area refineries see only minor problems from storm : sources Refineries in the Houston area suffered only minor problems in the first night of Tropical Storm Imelda's passage across the southeast Texas, sources familiar with plant operations said on Wednesday....
17:42, 2019-09-18

Amber Alert Issued for Five-Year-Old Maleah Davis, Last Seen in Houston An Amber Alert has been issued for five-year-old Maleah Davis, last seen in the 16500 block of the Southwest Freeway in North Houston, Tex. on Saturday around 9 p.m....
20:42, 2019-05-05

Imelda Hits Houston Area With Rain and Threatens to Bring More The tropical depression was expected to drop 5 to 10 inches of rain, though some places could see up to 25 inches, and spur “life-threatening” flash flooding. Several school districts canceled classes on Wednesday....
00:14, 2019-09-19

Houston police: Child's remains found in Arkansas Police say the remains of a child were found Friday near a freeway in Arkansas where a community activist says a man told him he had dumped the body of a missing Houston girl. (May 31)        ...
03:28, 2019-06-01

Roger Clemens’ son Kory charged with drunken driving in Houston HOUSTON — The 30-year-old son of retired pitcher Roger Clemens has been arrested on a drunken driving charge. Officers stopped Kory Allen Clemens early Tuesday after watching the pickup truck he was driving speed down a Houston street and run a red l...
04:56, 2019-05-22

Whitney Houston creepy hologram tour kicks off in January Granted, Whitney Houston is one of the most well-known musicians in recent memory and her hits like “I Wanna Dance With Somebody” and “I Will Always Love You” are legendary—generations to come will continue belting them out in cars, showers, and on d...
04:14, 2019-09-19

SpaceX donates first-stage booster to space museum in Houston The twice-flown booster last used during the CRS-13 mission will go on display at Space Center Houston this summer. [credit: SpaceX ] Ten d...
05:14, 2019-05-10