Trump's 'a liar' if he ends DACA — Hispanic business leader

To qualify for the DACA program, immigrants had to prove they arrived before they were 16 and had been living in the United States for several years without committing a crime . A Republican senator from Oklahoma urged President Trump not to end t... More..

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Following Harvey, Houston ISD Looks Forward to School Start
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Following Harvey, Houston ISD Looks Forward to School Start

This is a really good look on the Houston Independent School District. Standard school supply items and backpacks are in high demand and non-perishable items and toiletries also will be accepted. HISD Super...More..

Theresa May Visits Tokyo Amid North Korea Tension And Brexit Fears
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Theresa May Visits Tokyo Amid North Korea Tension And Brexit Fears

Some 45% of the public think it would be a bad thing for the Tories if they go into the next general election with Mrs May still as leader. We need to see that performance before we can possibly know how long...More..

Ravens Donate $1 Million to Help Houston Relief Effort
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Ravens Donate $1 Million to Help Houston Relief Effort

It had maximum sustained winds of 35 mph. "There's a bunch of good news out there, but the reality is we don't know what's going on with refineries", said Jeff Lenard, vice president, strategic industry initiat...More..

Lisa Craig: Why flood insurance is not just for a rainy day
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Lisa Craig: Why flood insurance is not just for a rainy day

Jeb Hensarling, R-Dallas, chairman of the House Financial Services Committee. "We encourage everybody to file [a claim] as quick as they can", says Andrew, who has clients with property in Houston . Furthermor...More..

Piyush Goyal gets Railways, Prabhu shifted to Commerce and Industry
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Piyush Goyal gets Railways, Prabhu shifted to Commerce and Industry

Earlier in the day, the Prime Minister promoted four ministers of state with independent charge of ministries to Cabinet rank-Dharmendra Pradhan, Piyush Goyal , Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Nirmala Sitharaman-and...More..

United Nations watchdog: North Korean nuclear programme a grave concern
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

United Nations watchdog: North Korean nuclear programme a grave concern

In a report on Sunday, the North's state news agency KCNA said Kim Jong-un had visited scientists at the nuclear weapons institute and "guided the work for nuclear weaponisation". South Korean President Moon Ja...More..

Tech billionaire one-ups Trump's Hurricane Harvey donation in a big way
by | Monday, September 04, 2017

Tech billionaire one-ups Trump's Hurricane Harvey donation in a big way

In a Facebook post announcing the nationwide fundraising campaign, Michael, CEO of Dell Technologies, wrote: "In a week, the national spotlight will shine elsewhere, but for tens of thousands of Texans, the r...More..

Colonial Pipeline Partially Shuts Down
by | Monday, September 04, 2017

Colonial Pipeline Partially Shuts Down

Harvey, the strongest storm to hit the US since 2004, is throwing the energy market into disarray, leading to multiple refinery shutdowns in the Port Arthur, Beaumont and Houston areas, as plants further west r...More..

Teacher Called Her Out For Menstrual Blood. She Killed Herself
by | Monday, September 04, 2017

Teacher Called Her Out For Menstrual Blood. She Killed Herself

The Class VII student jumped off a neighbour's terrace - which was 25 feet high - in her hometown in Palayamkottai in the Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu. Also the FIR did not mention the name of the teacher...More..

Oil Edges Up as Harvey Disrupts US Crude Flow
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

Oil Edges Up as Harvey Disrupts US Crude Flow

Even more production could see quality affected, which can drive up demand and prices for commercial-grade cotton. Gasoline refinery profits in Singapore, a benchmark in Asia, jumped to over $15.50 per barr...More..

Three dead as Delhi's Ghazipur landfill site caves in
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

Three dead as Delhi's Ghazipur landfill site caves in

It fell into the canal, which swept away two bikes, a scooty and a taxi into the adjacent canal. He said five people were rescued and two died. He said that no other country in the world was disposing garbage i...More..

Energy Sec. Perry Taps US Petroleum Reserves
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

Energy Sec. Perry Taps US Petroleum Reserves

The Colonial Pipeline , the biggest United States fuel system, remained partially closed but said it kept operating its system east of the flood-hit areas in Texas. Oil economist Karr Ingham said Harvey kno...More..

Moon, Trump agree to build up missile deterrence amid N. Korea threat
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

Moon, Trump agree to build up missile deterrence amid N. Korea threat

Yonhap also reported that the two countries agreed to expand South Korea's missile capabilities to help deter the North's increased aggression. It was the first North Korean projectile to fly over Japanes...More..

N. Korea's missile fired at half range: S. Korean military
by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

N. Korea's missile fired at half range: S. Korean military

The missile, launched at the Sunan airfield in Pyongyang on Tuesday morning overflew the northern territory of Japan and splashed into nearby waters. US and South Korean aircraft dropped live munitions onto t...More..

Officials say don't believe hype behind gas shortage
by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

Officials say don't believe hype behind gas shortage

Soon, Watson may not be as fortunate. Those issues may include skyrocketing gas prices and continued shortages, DeHaan said. "Prices have gone up. Gas prices rose at least 15 cents in 24 hours in several me...More..

Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte may arrive sooner than we thought
by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte may arrive sooner than we thought

In the comments of the video, Starbucks wrote that this year "the official launch of PSL season in the U.S. will be the same day for everyone". You've waited with bated breaths for each to arrive, and now S...More..

Job growth slows in August
by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

Job growth slows in August

August's moderation in employment growth , which pushed payroll gains below the 176,000 monthly average for this year likely reflects a seasonal quirk as well as a dearth of qualified workers. In the first eig...More..

China factory activity picks up in Aug
by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

China factory activity picks up in Aug

Britain's manufacturers stepped up production at the fastest pace in seven months in August, taking on more workers to keep up with strong demand from home and overseas. Group's Australian Performance of Manu...More..

Waco woman among thousands stranded on Carnival Cruise ships
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Waco woman among thousands stranded on Carnival Cruise ships

Carnival Valor's previous cruise was also scrapped, as were sailings on the Carnival Breeze and Carnival Freedom . Carnival will provide a full refund and a 25% future cruise credit if booked within 60 days...More..