WASHINGTON (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and President Donald Trump will meet as relations between the two NATO allies are at their lowest point in decades, with Turkey rebuffing the U.S. and turning toward Russia on security issues and Ankara facing a Washington backlash ove… Read more
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HONG KONG (AP) — University students from mainland China are fleeing Hong Kong, and classes in primary and secondary schools have been suspended as clashes turn increasingly violent in the city's 5-month-long anti-government unrest. Read more
WASHINGTON (AP) — The closed doors of the Trump impeachment investigation are swinging wide open. Read more
Fort Bend County Judge KP George said that he was taken by surprise by the Fort Bend Independent School District’s decision to begin reinteriment plans for the remains of the Sugar Land 95. Read more
ATLANTA (AP) — Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was admitted to a hospital on Monday evening for a surgery to relieve pressure on his brain, caused by bleeding due to his recent falls, his spokeswoman said. Read more
COMAYAGUA, Honduras (AP) — The 3-year-old girl traveled for weeks cradled in her father's arms, as he set out to seek asylum in the United States. Now she won't even look at him. Read more
CHICAGO (AP) — Much of the snow that was supposed to fall in the Midwest has come down and now it's time for the main event: Record-breaking cold. Read more
The emotions of winning a big game have subsided, but the confidence gained by the Lamar Consolidated football team could help it get a strong push through the playoffs.
The Foster football team enters the 5A Division I playoffs not in a very strong position. Read more
Fulshear Chargers (40-4) vs. Bellville Brahmarettes (41-8) Read more
AUSTIN — Last month, the Interdiction for the Protection of Children (IPC) program hit a key milestone, and the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is proud to announce that 10,000 individuals — in Texas, across the nation and around the globe — have been trained through this vital program.
Fort Bend County Indictments for Nov. 4, 2019 follows. The indictments are listed by name, offense and offense date.
Fort Bend County Indictments for Oct. 14, 2019 follows (The indictments are listed by name, offense and offense and offense date):
Fort Bend County Indictments for Oct. 21, 2019 follows. The indictments are listed by name, offense and offense date.
Area fire departments responded to a structure fire near the intersection of Williams Way Boulevard and FM 762 early Monday morning.
The Richmond Police will be participating in the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Oct. 26. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., residents may drop off old and unused prescription drugs at the Richmond Police Department, 600 Preston St.
Fort Bend County sheriff’s deputies continue to search for the driver of a pickup truck who fled the scene of an accident involving a Lamar Consolidated ISD school bus on Monday afternoon.
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The stock market hit a new record Wednesday, the 20th time in 2019, President Donald Trump tweeted Thursday. Read more
PLANO, Texas, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota drove culture forward throughout 2019 for thousands of passionate guests during some of the year's hottest music festivals. Partnering with the freshest talent in the Latin music scene, Toyota's Music Den and overall Música experience brought music and art together in a space where music aficionados across the country celebrated culture. Through the hashtag #MásLoud, festivalgoers shared how they stand out and express pride in their heritage. Read more
AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- FalconStor Software, Inc.'s (OTCQB: FALC) will announce financial results for the third quarter 2019, ending September 30, 2019 after the close of the market on Tuesday, November 19, 2019. FalconStor will host a webcast presentation and conference call at 3:30 PM CDT to discuss the results. In conjunction with the conference call, FalconStor will also host a presentation on the internet. Read more
HOUSTON, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Contractors and construction project managers historically needed several hours, and a fair amount of math, to estimate the amount of temporary fencing needed for a worksite. Even with accurate site maps, the area still needed to be measured out and calculated to estimate the amount of fencing needed for a project. ZTERS Site Solutions has built a new online tool that quickly and accurately estimates temporary fencing perimeters, including the addition of gates and other add-ons, with just a few clicks of the mouse. Read more
Impeachment is not a coup. Republicans have seized on the stupidest talking point to come out of the stupidest age in American politics. Impeachment is a constitutional process the Democrats have every right to start. But the Senate Republicans have every right to reject this as partisan gam… Read more
Both major political parties had the power to control or end enslaving national debt the last fifty years. Both failed. Neither even try anymore. Neither party had the guts to say no to gifting and now offer only more debt on our defenseless children and grandchildren. The hard truth is, the… Read more
ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Branko Lustig, an Oscar-winning Croatian film producer and Holocaust survivor, died Thursday. He was 87. Read more
NEW YORK (AP) — Kellyanne Conway told CNN’s Wolf Blitzer that he embarrassed himself following a tense exchange Thursday where he asked the White House counselor to respond to her husband’s criticism of President Donald Trump on television. Read more
MADRID (AP) — Spain’s government announced Thursday that Catalan poet Joan Margarit won the 2019 Cervantes Prize, the Spanish-speaking world's highest literary honor. Read more
The Latin Grammys will celebrate its 20th anniversary with a 20-artist performance in a tribute to the legacy of Latin music. Read more