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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...

Houston climate protesters charged with violating 'infrastructure law': sheriff

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Houston man becomes first charged for violating new bump stock ban – live Ajay Dhingra drew authorities’ attention after calling the George Bush Foundation and leaving a concerning messageSign up for the US briefing and get...
01:56, 09/06/2019

New York man arrested after calling 911 to say he was violating his probation, sheriff says A 62-year-old man has been arrested for alleged probation violations in New York after authorities said he called 911 and told them he was violating ...
20:14, 07/01/2019

Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange Charged With Violating Espionage Act The Justice Department on Thursday charged WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange with violating the US Espionage Act in the publishing of military and dip...
07:14, 05/24/2019

Designing water infrastructure for climate uncertainty In Kenya’s second largest city, Mombasa, the demand for water is expected to double by 2035 to an estimated 300,000 cubic meters per day. In Mombasa’...
19:14, 04/28/2019

Climate Change Has Made Our Stormwater Infrastructure Obsolete We are not ready for the extreme rainfall coming with climate change. A quick dramatic thunderstorm in New York on Wednesday flooded Staten Island so...
23:28, 08/02/2019

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...
01:42, 09/07/2019

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,” ...
03:56, 09/06/2019

2nd suspect charged in death of Texas sheriff’s deputy EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Authorities say the girlfriend of a man charged in the fatal shooting of a Texas sheriff’s deputy during a traffic stop h...
22:42, 05/13/2019

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...
18:00, 06/25/2019

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 don...
22:14, 06/01/2019

Armed Sheriff, Who Stood Outside Florida School During Shooting, Charged A Florida sheriff's deputy who was assailed as a "coward" for failing to confront the Parkland school shooter in February last year was arrested Tues...
09:00, 06/05/2019

Former sheriff's deputy charged for response in Florida school shooting A former Florida sheriff's deputy was arrested on Tuesday on multiple felony and misdemeanor charges stemming from his failure to stop the 2018 mass ...
23:00, 06/04/2019

Alabama sheriff charged with scamming food bank, church BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama sheriff is charged with scamming a food bank and his own church to pocket thousands under a law that let state she...
22:14, 06/14/2019

House Democrats introduce climate-focused infrastructure bill with $33B for renewables House Democrats in the energy committee released an infrastructure bill on Wednesday focused on combating climate change that would dedicate tens of ...
04:00, 05/16/2019

Daily on Energy: House Democrats proclaim climate and infrastructure week SIGN UP! If you’d like to continue receiving the Washington Examiner's Daily on Energy newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://newsletters.washingtonexami...
19:14, 05/20/2019

Oil protesters cause partial shutdown of Houston Ship Channel in Texas The U.S. Coast Guard on Thursday closed part of the Houston Ship Channel to vessel traffic near Baytown, Texas, after 11 Greenpeace USA protesters su...
18:42, 09/12/2019

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...
09:42, 08/24/2019

Owner of tiger found in abandoned Houston house charged HOUSTON (AP) — The ex-owner of a tiger rescued from a filthy cage in an abandoned house in Houston has been charged with animal cruelty. Houston poli...
19:00, 05/16/2019

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 ear...
06:00, 05/22/2019

Former Louisiana sheriff charged with rape, incest dating back to 1975 A former longtime Louisiana sheriff has been arrested on rape and incest charges dating back to 1975, authorities said. Former St. Tammany Parish She...
17:56, 06/13/2019

Texas deputy sheriff charged with cyberstalking girl he met playing Minecraft when she was 12 A deputy sheriff from Texas has been charged with cyberstalking a girl he met playing the online computer game Minecraft. The girl was just 12. ...
19:00, 08/01/2019

Canada's infrastructure, coastal communities most at risk from climate change: government study Canada's physical infrastructure and coastal communities could face significant damage over the next 20 years and top the list of areas most at risk ...
22:56, 07/04/2019

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 ...
15:56, 09/13/2019

Houston day care bus driver charged over death of 3-year-old in 113-degree vehicle Police arrested a former Houston day care bus driver Tuesday in connection with the death of a 3-year-old boy who was found dead in a hot bus last ye...
00:42, 07/24/2019

Ex-Houston police officer charged with felony murder in deadly drug raid A former Houston police officer has been charged with two counts of felony murder in connection to a botched narcotics raid earlier this year that le...
06:28, 08/24/2019

North Carolina sheriff indicted in plot to kill former deputy over racially charged recording A North Carolina sheriff was indicted Tuesday in connection with a plot to kill one of his deputies who claimed to have a recording of him using raci...
04:56, 09/18/2019

Climate-focused Democratic candidate Jay Inslee proposes $9T clean energy jobs and infrastructure plan Democratic presidential candidate Jay Inslee released a clean energy plan Thursday that he says would create 8 million jobs in a decade while transit...
14:28, 05/16/2019

Dangling protesters shut down Houston bridge ahead of Democratic presidential candidates debate Hours before the Democratic presidential candidates debate, anti-fossil fuel protesters forced the closure of a bridge outside Houston.   ...
03:28, 09/13/2019

‘Dishonoring the Badge’: Former Houston Police Officers Charged With Murder Over Deadly Drug Raid Houston police are throwing the book at two of their officers who were caught lying about having an informant during a drug raid that left two people...
20:28, 08/24/2019

Sheriff's deputy charged with neglect in Florida school shooting has strong defense: legal experts A sheriff's deputy charged with failing to protect students during a mass shooting in a Parkland, Florida high school has a simple defense, some lega...
03:00, 06/06/2019

Sheriff's deputy charged with neglect in Florida school shooting has strong defense -legal experts A sheriff's deputy charged with failing to protect students during a mass shooting in a Parkland, Florida high school has a simple defense, some lega...
02:00, 06/06/2019

Man riding tractor accused of impaling Iowa sheriff's car with bale spear, charged with attempted murder A man is accused of attempted murder of an Iowa sheriff after officials say he used a bale spear to impale the lawman's car. The sheriff was unh...
22:28, 05/24/2019

Off-duty Texas sheriff's deputy, reality TV bailiff, charged with murder in wife's shooting death, police say An off-duty Texas sheriff’s deputy -- who had appeared as a bailiff in a courtroom reality TV show -- was arrested Monday in the fatal shooting of hi...
21:56, 07/30/2019

| Sudan's Omar al-Bashir charged over 'killing' of protesters Sudan's ousted president Omar al-Bashir has been charged over the killings of protesters during the anti-regime demonstrations that led to the end of...
05:56, 05/14/2019

| JUST IN: Sudan's Omar al-Bashir charged over 'killing' of protesters Sudan's ousted president Omar al-Bashir has been charged over the killings of protesters during the anti-regime demonstrations that led to the end of...
18:42, 05/13/2019

More Than 20 Protesters Charged With Rioting Appear in Hong Kong Court (HONG KONG) — Supporters rallied outside a court in Hong Kong on Wednesday ahead of an appearance by 23 fellow protesters who have been charged...
08:14, 07/31/2019

Fresh unrest in Hong Kong after 44 protesters charged with rioting Demonstrators angered by the charges chanted slogans and threw eggs at police station Protesters have clashed with police again in Hong Kong after re...
01:56, 07/31/2019

Hong Kong protesters charged with rioting as violence flares Supporters gather outside court where accused appeared, chanting ‘liberate Hong Kong’ More than 20 people have appeared in court in Hong Kong charged...
13:00, 07/31/2019

Florida school shooting: 'Coward' sheriff's deputy Scot Peterson is charged for failing to stop Parkland massacre An armed officer accused of being a coward for failing to tackle a gunman who killed 17 people in a Florida school has been charged with failing to h...
15:00, 06/05/2019

Climate protesters tell carmakers 'the party is over' Thousands of protesters marched in front of Frankfurt's IAA car show on Saturday to demand a swift end to combustion engines and a shift to environme...
22:56, 09/14/2019

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 ...
22:00, 06/10/2019

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....
01:00, 06/01/2019

Climate protesters try to block UK's Johnson as he goes to palace Demonstrators from Greenpeace tried to block the wide ceremonial avenue leading to Buckingham Palace on Wednesday as Britain's incoming Prime Ministe...
21:00, 07/24/2019

Climate protesters arrested outside Swiss banks Environmental activists, seeking to pressure Swiss banks into halting the financing of fossil fuels, blocked entrances to Credit Suisse in Zurich and...
15:56, 07/08/2019

Hong Kong unrest: hundreds surround court as protesters charged with rioting Supporters gather outside court where accused appeared, chanting ‘liberate Hong Kong’ More than 20 people have appeared in a Hong Kong court charged ...
07:28, 07/31/2019

BP accepts climate change move - but protesters are sceptical In a deal heralded as a "turning point" for the fossil fuels industry, oil giant BP has accepted that its plans for the future must now embrace the t...
22:00, 05/21/2019

Climate change protesters arrested outside New York Times NEW YORK (AP) — Climate change protesters have been arrested after they blocked traffic outside the New York Times building. The protesters from the ...
22:14, 06/22/2019

Climate protesters interrupt speech by UK finance minister Climate change protesters briefly interrupted a high-profile speech by British Finance Minister Philip Hammond to leaders of the country's financial ...
23:42, 06/20/2019

Climate protesters block cruise ship in Kiel Police called in the special forces to deal with climate protesters in the northern German port of Kiel. About 50 people blocked the departure of the...
07:28, 06/10/2019

Climate protesters rally as Europe votes on parliament BERLIN — Protesters — many of them too young to vote — took to the streets Friday across the European Union to demand tougher action agai...
22:56, 05/24/2019

Climate change protesters take over red carpet at Venice Film Festival The demonstrators got the support of rocker Mick Jagger and veteran actor Donald Sutherland, who will walk that red carpet later to present their thr...
22:00, 09/07/2019

Climate protesters crash red carpet at Venice film Biennale Hundreds rushed the red carpet on the Venice International Film Festival's final day to demand climate action and a ban on cruise ships in the Italia...
21:42, 09/07/2019

Climate Protesters Arrested At Texas Port During US Presidential Debate Police have arrested the Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for 18 hours by tying themselves to a bridge and ...
10:28, 09/13/2019

Climate change protesters block Madison Avenue with fake oil rig A horde of climate change advocates blocked traffic on Madison Avenue in Midtown Thursday morning by setting up a mock, 24-foot oil rig, with a prote...
20:00, 05/16/2019

Climate protesters arrested at Texas port during U.S. presidential debate Police have arrested the Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for 18 hours by tying themselves to a bridge and ...
15:56, 09/13/2019

Politician Says Cattle Prods Should Be Used on Climate Protesters, Gets Suspended From Twitter Australian politician Pauline Hanson has been suspended from Twitter after posting a video earlier this week saying that cattle prods should be used ...
15:00, 08/22/2019

| WATCH | Climate protesters block Johnson's visit to the queen Demonstrators briefly tried to block the wide ceremonial road leading to Buckingham Palace on Wednesday as Boris Johnson was driving up it in a convo...
23:00, 07/24/2019

Young protesters at DNC headquarters demand debate on climate crisis DNC has declined to hold a climate-specific debate even as Democratic voters rank rising temperatures as a top priorityDozens of young climate protes...
01:00, 06/26/2019

French police criticised for using pepper spray on climate protesters Video showing police removing seated demonstrators in Paris causes outrage on social mediaFrance’s interior minister has asked the Paris police chief...
12:42, 07/01/2019

Protesters gather at Britain's parliament to urge climate action At least 12,000 people converged on Britain's parliament on Wednesday to lobby lawmakers to start driving the sweeping changes needed to meet the cou...
21:56, 06/26/2019

Teenage climate change protesters target Britain's parliament Teenage environmental activists locked themselves to the railings of Britain's parliament on Friday to demand politicians take more radical measures ...
23:28, 05/03/2019

Climate change protesters arrested after super-gluing themselves to US Capitol Seventeen climate change protesters were reportedly arrested Tuesday night in a demonstration where members of their activist group superglued themse...
08:28, 07/24/2019

Climate protesters disrupt BP investor meeting, Shell gets boost Climate change protesters disrupted oil and gas group BP's annual shareholder meeting on Tuesday, shouting "this is a crime scene", while rival Royal...
15:56, 05/21/2019

Climate protesters storm open-pit mine in western Germany Hundreds of climate change activists broke through a police cordon and stormed into one of Germany’s biggest lignite coal mines Saturday, two days af...
18:00, 06/22/2019

Swiss police detain dozens of climate protesters outside bank Activists were carried away after blocking off the entrance to Credit Suisse, one of the biggest banks in Switzerland. The arrests come as student la...
17:42, 07/08/2019

Queensland police to get new powers to search climate change protesters Crackdown includes new laws that make it illegal to possess a device used for locking on, and comes as Extinction Rebellion ramps up activitiesQueens...
06:56, 08/20/2019

Climate protesters stage 'die-in' at Queensland Museum's dinosaur exhibit Hundreds of Extinction Rebellion demonstrators, many dressed as endangered animals, rally in BrisbaneAround 250 environmental activists have laid dow...
08:00, 05/26/2019

Climate protesters interrupt speech by UK finance minister Hammond Climate change protesters briefly interrupted a high-profile speech by British finance minister Philip Hammond to leaders of the country's financial ...
22:56, 06/20/2019

Police arrest 70 climate change protesters outside New York Times Police arrested 70 environmental protesters outside the New York Times headquarters who laid down in the street and climbed onto the building to dema...
02:28, 06/23/2019

London climate change protesters daub Brazilian embassy blood red Climate change protesters threw red paint onto the Brazilian embassy in London on Tuesday to demonstrate against damage to the Amazon rainforest and ...
10:28, 08/13/2019

Climate protesters arrested at Texas port ahead of U.S. presidential debate Police on Thursday arrested Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for hours by tying themselves to a bridge and ...
03:28, 09/13/2019

Protesters target Amazon in France calling for action on climate change Several hundred environmental activists protested outside Amazon's headquarters in Paris and at two of its regional distribution centres in France on...
15:14, 07/02/2019

German climate protesters block train carrying Volkswagen cars Dozens of climate protesters tied themselves to a train track in front of a freight train to protest the German government's 'failed climate policy.'...
08:28, 08/14/2019

Hundreds of climate protesters stage blockade in German coal mine Hundreds of climate change protesters broke into a huge open cast mine in western Germany Saturday to protest against the country's ongoing dependenc...
23:56, 06/23/2019

With glue and fake blood, climate protesters target London Fashion Week Climate activists glued themselves to a door and poured out a "bleeding" red carpet at the opening of London Fashion Week on Friday, seeking to draw ...
19:01, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 1-Protesters target Amazon in France calling for action on climate change Several hundred environmental activists protested outside Amazon's headquarters in Paris and at two of its regional distribution centres in France on...
18:00, 07/02/2019

Taking Macron down: climate protesters strip French town halls of portraits More than 100 portraits of president removed in symbolic civil disobedience movementIt was a quiet Monday afternoon in the picturesque town hall of L...
12:42, 08/02/2019

UPDATE 8-Climate protesters arrested at Texas port ahead of U.S. presidential debate Police on Thursday arrested Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for hours by tying themselves to a bridge and ...
03:28, 09/13/2019

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.  &#...
01:28, 07/19/2019

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...
14:56, 05/20/2019

Protesters in NYC rip ICE, Trump's immigration policies; counter-protesters say Dems to blame for border crisis Hundreds of protesters gathered in New York City’s Grand Central Terminal on Thursday night to protest the Trump administration’s immigration policy....
14:14, 08/30/2019

Facebook fined for violating German transparency law German authorities have fined Facebook 2 million euros ($2.26 million) for providing a distorted picture of the amount of illegal content on the soc...
14:42, 07/02/2019

Assange hit with new charges for allegedly violating Espionage Act WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Thursday was slapped with new criminal charges of allegedly violating the Espionage Act by conspiring with former...
06:28, 05/24/2019

Amazon Accused of Violating Kids' Privacy Amazon improperly records and preserves the conversations of young users through its Echo Dot Kids devices, according to a coalition of privacy and c...
15:42, 05/09/2019

| US charges Julian Assange with violating Espionage Act The Justice Department on Thursday charged WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange with violating the US Espionage Act by publishing military and diplomatic...
11:00, 05/24/2019

US charges Julian Assange with violating the Espionage Act Federal prosecutors have charged WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange with 17 more criminal counts, including accusations that he violated the Espiona...
02:14, 05/24/2019

Communities hit by gas blasts get $80M to fix infrastructure ANDOVER, Mass. (AP) — The utility blamed for a series of natural gas explosions in Massachusetts in September has agreed to pay $80 million to three ...
20:28, 05/07/2019

YouTube to pay $170M fine after violating kids’ privacy law WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Trade Commission is fining Google’s video site YouTube $136 million to settle allegations it collected children&#...
00:14, 09/05/2019

Writers union says talent agents are violating antitrust law The Writers Guild of America has filed claims in federal court alleging three of the entertainment industry’s biggest talent agencies are violating a...
18:14, 08/20/2019

Here's a Dickhead Media Exec Blatantly Violating Labor Law If you like sports, you probably know Barstool. Even if you don’t, you probably know Barstool as the online home for sports-adjacent bros who are als...
01:56, 08/14/2019

RBI Penalises HDFC Bank For Violating Know Your Customer Norms The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has imposed a fine of Rs 1 crore on private sector lender HDFC Bank for violating norms related to know your customer...
19:00, 06/19/2019

Watchdog accuses Ivanka Trump of violating Hatch Act A national watchdog group on Thursday asked the federal government to investigate whether first daughter and White House adviser Ivanka Trump violate...
19:14, 06/20/2019

Facebook Fined EUR 2 Million for Violating German Transparency Law German authorities have fined Facebook EUR 2 million for providing a distorted picture of the amount of illegal content on the social media platform....
23:42, 07/02/2019

Russia 'probably' violating nuclear test ban treaty, top US official says Claim by Lt Gen Robert Ashley draws scepticism as nuclear test watchdog says monitoring system has detected nothing unusualThe head of the US defence...
04:56, 05/30/2019

UPDATE 1-Facebook fined for violating German transparency law German authorities have fined Facebook 2 million euros ($2.26 million) for providing a distorted picture of the amount of illegal content on the soci...
15:14, 07/02/2019

US and 25 nations accuse North Korea of violating sanctions The United States and 25 other countries are accusing North Korea of violating U.N. sanctions by importing far more than the annual limit of 500,000 ...
08:14, 06/13/2019

Group accuses EU internet providers of violating net neutrality The European Union has had net neutrality regulations in place since 2016, but some are concerned that internet service providers are playing fast an...
15:14, 05/19/2019

Judge fined, debarred 30 months for violating Hatch Act The U.S. Office of Special Counsel said Tuesday that an immigration judge will face a $1,000 fine and 30-month debarment for violating the Hatch Act....
00:42, 09/18/2019

Protecting our energy infrastructure from cyberattack Almost every day, news headlines announce another security breach and the theft of credit card numbers and other personal information. While having o...
01:28, 06/05/2019

Vakrangee To Set Up EV Charging Infrastructure Across India The company has targeted to reach at least 75,000 outlets by FY2021-22 and 3,00,000 outlets by FY2024-25, giving it an India-wide presence. Vakrangee...
10:14, 07/17/2019

Infrastructure Output Rises 2.6% In April Infrastructure output, which comprises eight sectors such as coal, crude oil and electricity, accounts for nearly 40 per cent of country's industrial...
19:00, 05/31/2019

5G infrastructure revenues will nearly double in 2020 Revenue generated from 5G infrastructure will nearly double to $4.2 billion next year, as operators around the world begin to launch next-generation ...
15:00, 08/22/2019

Why IFM Investors remains 'optimistic' on US infrastructure Brett Himbury of IFM Investors says he is optimistic that, over time, there will be policy in the U.S. that invests "more substantially" in the infra...
13:42, 06/06/2019

Pelosi: 80% of Trump’s focus is on infrastructure President Trump is so focused on winning a bipartisan deal to rebuild America’s transportation infrastructure that it dominates discussions with Demo...
17:00, 06/19/2019

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange accused of violating the Espionage Act Federal prosecutors accused WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange of violating the Espionage Act as part of a new indictment charging him on 17 counts in ...
23:28, 05/23/2019

Real Housewives' Luann de Lesseps Taken Into Custody for Violating Probation Luann de Lesseps was taken into custody Thursday morning for allegedly violating her probation. She has since been released. According to documents ...
22:14, 05/23/2019

F.T.C. Fines Google $170 Million for Violating Children’s Privacy on YouTube As part of a settlement, YouTube said it would also institute new privacy measures on children’s videos. Critics said the changes did not go far enou...
15:28, 09/04/2019

Roger Stone banned from social media for violating gag order A fed-up federal judge banned Roger Stone from posting on social media for allegedly repeatedly violating a gag order in his case. DC Judge Amy Berma...
21:00, 07/16/2019

Delhi Man Found Guilty Of Violating Supreme Court Ban On Firecrackers A Delhi court has convicted a man here and later granted him bail for flouting Supreme Court orders on bursting firecrackers beyond the permitted hou...
20:00, 06/24/2019

NATO gives Russia 5 weeks to destroy missiles violating INF Treaty NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg gave Russia five weeks to destroy ground-launched missiles that violate a treaty with the United States banni...
05:56, 06/26/2019

Deutsche Bank fined over $16 million for violating US corruption laws Deutsche Bank has agreed to pay more than $16 million to settle charges that it violated US corruption laws by hiring relatives of foreign government...
16:56, 08/23/2019

Xiaomi dismisses head of Africa arm for violating Chinese decency law Smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp confirmed on Friday that it had dismissed the head of its Africa division for violating a Chinese law pertaining to inde...
12:28, 05/24/2019

US seizes North Korean cargo ship for violating sanctions The U.S. said Thursday it has seized a North Korean cargo ship that was used to violate international sanctions, a first-of-its kind enforcement acti...
21:42, 05/09/2019

China fines Ford's Changan JV $24 mln for violating anti-monopoly law China's market regulator on Wednesday said it was imposing a 162.8 million yuan ($23.55 million) fine on Ford Motor Co's joint venture with Changan A...
05:42, 06/05/2019

Russia accuses Facebook, Google of violating political ad laws Russia is once again butting heads with internet giants over their political advertising. Communications regulator Roskomnadzor has accused Facebook...
03:14, 09/09/2019

Pirates broadcasters call out Cardinals for violating unwritten rule Pirates broadcasters Greg Brown and Bob Walk don't take kindly to Yairo Munoz running in a 7-run game, breaking an unwritten rules.   ...
01:28, 07/26/2019

U.S. seizes North Korean ship it accuses of violating sanctions The United States has for the first time seized a North Korean cargo ship it accused of illicit coal shipments in violation of U.S. and United Nation...
20:42, 05/09/2019

‘A risk to democracy’: North Carolina law may be violating secrecy of the ballot Law allowing state to trace citizens’ votes breaks one of the most sacred tenets of democracy, say voting rights advocatesNorth Carolina may be viola...
19:14, 07/11/2019

Comey Is Criticized by Justice Dept. Watchdog for Violating F.B.I. Rules The department’s inspector general said the former F.B.I. director set “a dangerous example” by releasing memos about his interactions with President...
23:42, 08/29/2019

Iran Trying To "Blackmail" World By Violating Nuclear Deal: Israel Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday accused Iran of breaching the nuclear deal in order to "blackmail" the international community i...
00:56, 07/03/2019

EU presses Iran to stop violating nuclear deal 'without delay' European signatories to the Iran nuclear deal have urged Tehran to stop enriching and stockpiling uranium. After the US pulled out of the 2015 accord...
17:56, 07/09/2019

Iran still violating 2015 nuclear deal, UN watchdog finds A report from the United Nations atomic watchdog says Iran continues to stockpile low-enriched uranium beyond the limitations outlined in the 2015 nu...
23:56, 08/30/2019

Google Is Fined $170 Million for Violating Children’s Privacy on YouTube As part of a settlement, YouTube said it would also institute new privacy measures on children’s videos. Critics said the changes did not go far enou...
20:14, 09/04/2019

YouTube Said to Pay Fine in the US Over Violating Kids' Data Privacy Laws The Federal Trade Commission has finalised a settlement with Google in its investigation into YouTube for violating federal kids' data privacy laws, ...
10:28, 07/20/2019

Google Fined $170 Million For Violating Kids' Privacy Law On YouTube Google will pay $170 million to settle allegations that it illegally collected data about children younger than age 13 who watched toy videos and tel...
07:14, 09/05/2019

Atlanta prosecutors accuse Iranian scientist of violating US sanctions Professor accused of conspiring and attempting to export biological materials from the US to Iran without authorizationAn Iranian scientist coming to...
17:42, 07/07/2019

Case Filed Against AAP's Gopal Rai For Violating Model Code Of Conduct A case was filed against Delhi Minister and Aam Aadmi Party leader Gopal Rai for violating the Model Code of Conduct by distributing pamphlets withou...
03:28, 04/29/2019

U.S. sues Edward Snowden for violating non-disclosure agreement with new book Whistleblower Edward Snowden's new memoir violates the non-disclosure agreements he signed while working for the government, the Justice Department s...
00:42, 09/18/2019

Nuclear watchdog chief: no evidence that Russia is violating test ban US general said Moscow had ‘probably’ violated moratoriumLassina Zerbo contradicts claims of testing at remote islandThe head of the international wa...
00:00, 05/31/2019

Copper Rallies on Chinese Infrastructure Hopes Copper prices rose after Beijing announced new measures to stimulate economic activity in the world’s second-largest economy, extending the metal’s g...
18:28, 06/11/2019

Infrastructure week appears to be dead. Good I have little interest in posturing Democratic investigations into the Trump administration, or in President Trump's often intemperate reaction to th...
20:28, 05/22/2019

This Northeast state has the worst infrastructure in the US. Where does yours rank? Between poor roads and broken down bridges, some of these states might need major updates on infrastructure.        ...
16:42, 07/08/2019

Mumbai struggles to cope with crumbling infrastructure Recent building collapses are a sign of how worn out and vulnerable the physical infrastructure in India's financial capital has become. Poor safety ...
17:56, 07/25/2019

Trump: There’s ‘nothing easy’ about fixing nation’s infrastructure President Trump is pointing out “there is nothing easy” about repairing the country’s infrastructure after agreeing to the outlines...
20:00, 05/04/2019

No. 2 House GOP leader says $2T infrastructure cost too high WASHINGTON (AP) — The No. 2 House GOP leader is suggesting Congress probably won’t do the $2 trillion infrastructure deal the White House and c...
18:00, 05/02/2019

Unreliable charging infrastructure preventing EV rollout Variety of charging operators has led to inconsistencies Quality, not quantity, is the problem for Britain’s charging infrastructure, says report ...
13:42, 07/10/2019

Democrats Push for Expansive Infrastructure Package Congressional Democratic leaders laid down a marker ahead of a meeting with President Trump to discuss a compromise on infrastructure, calling for a ...
12:42, 04/30/2019

Infrastructure could move to the big leagues if Dems, GOP work together We’ve heard about an “infrastructure bill” for years in Congress. It’s been down in the minors. Big promise. Lots of upside. A “five-tool player.” Bu...
05:14, 05/04/2019

Investing in Africa's tech infrastructure. Has China won already? Chinese tech firms are present across the African continent. Many benefit from financing provided by the Chinese government. So do Western tech firms...
17:14, 05/03/2019

PG&E completes safety inspection of distribution infrastructure Electric utility PG&E Corp said on Wednesday it has completed visual inspections of about 99% of its distribution infrastructure to provide additiona...
23:56, 06/19/2019

Storms, floods cause $1.2B damage to public infrastructure Storms and flooding have caused significant damage throughout the US during the first half of 2019. The Associated Press tallied about $1.2 billion o...
02:28, 08/13/2019

Unreliable charging infrastructure prevents EV rollout Variety of charging operators has led to inconsistencies Quality, not quantity, is the problem for Britain’s charging infrastructure, says report ...
09:28, 07/10/2019

Which? calls for rural 4G infrastructure sharing deal Consumer watchdog Which? has urged mobile operators and the government to conclude to a network sharing arrangement if a target of 95 per cent landma...
05:00, 08/09/2019

Democrats insist on 'substantial' new revenue for U.S. infrastructure Top Democrats in Congress told U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday that the United States has "massive" infrastructure needs which must be met with...
19:56, 04/29/2019

Australia says U.S. plans to build military infrastructure The United States is planning to build additional military infrastructure in Australia once Congress gives approval to the U.S. Navy for $211.5 milli...
09:00, 07/30/2019

DWS taps into infrastructure boom with new $2.7 bln fund - sources Deutsche Bank's asset manager DWS is in talks to raise at least 2.5 billion euros ($2.78 billion) for a new infrastructure fund, three sources told R...
16:42, 07/26/2019

Saudi Arabia says its oil infrastructure attacked by drones The assaults marked the latest incidents challenging Mideast security after the alleged sabotage of oil tankers off the coast of the United Arab Emir...
15:14, 05/14/2019

Macri bets on infrastructure in push for re-election Total of 770 projects, ranging from public housing to Paseo del Bajo, in line to be inaugurated by end of 2019 – 62% of them before the August primar...
16:56, 05/18/2019

China's 'father of EV' urges more hydrogen infrastructure While stressing the importance of new energy vehicles, Wan -- a former science minister widely regarded as a key promoter of electric vehicles in Chi...
14:28, 07/02/2019

Infrastructure just isn't as important to the future of network monitoring When we consider the challenges posed by today’s digital world, it is clear that IT operators must be agile and prepared for all technological...
13:14, 04/29/2019

Pragya Thakur Served Notice For Allegedly Violating Campaign Ban: Report A notice has been sent to Malegaon blast accused Pragya Thakur by the Bhopal district election officer over a complaint that she continued to campaig...
06:56, 05/05/2019

France warns Iran against violating nuclear commitments: foreign minister France warned Iran on Tuesday that a violation of its nuclear commitments to the 2015 nuclear deal would be a serious mistake and that France, Britai...
17:14, 06/25/2019

BCCI Accepts Karthik's Apology For Violating Contract Clause: Official Dinesh Karthik tendered an "unconditional apology" for violating BCCI's central contract clause by watching a Caribbean Premier League game from Trin...
15:56, 09/16/2019

Facebook is violating our privacy. Where are the cops? | Sarah Miller and Matt Stoller A company whose motto has been ‘Move Fast and Break Things’ cannot be relied upon to admit wrongdoingIn 2011, the Federal Trade Commission settled ch...
15:42, 05/08/2019

Kashmiri Businessman Fined 62 Lakhs For Violating Foreign Exchange Rules The Enforcement Directorate on Friday said it has asked a Kashmiri businessman to pay Rs 62 lakh as penalty for an alleged violation of the foreign e...
23:28, 08/30/2019

US, allies accuse North Korea of violating UN sanctions on refined petroleum The U.S. is accusing North Korea of breaching U.N. sanctions on the import of refined petroleum via illegal ship-to-ship transfers -- a move that mar...
22:00, 06/13/2019

Google faces a huge fine for allegedly violating privacy rules Last year, the European Union adopted the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) designed to boost privacy rights in the union. Under this regulat...
04:28, 05/23/2019

China Oil Trader Sanctioned For Violating Iran Restrictions: Mike Pompeo The United States is placing a leading Chinese oil importer on its sanctions blacklist for trading in Iranian crude, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo a...
20:56, 07/22/2019

Fund for sacked Israel Folau taken down for violating GoFundMe's rules An online fundraising page by sacked former Wallabies full-back Israel Folau has been taken down for violating GoFundMe's terms of service, the crowd...
10:14, 06/24/2019

US Seizes North Korea Cargo Ship Accused Of Violating Sanctions The United States on Thursday announced the seizure of a North Korean cargo ship for violating international sanctions, boosting pressure on Pyongyan...
03:56, 05/10/2019

New Twitter Label Will Flag Violating Tweets From Trump, Other Word Leaders (Bloomberg) — U.S. President Donald Trump walks a fine line on Twitter, routinely posting comments that might get a lesser-known person suspend...
01:14, 06/28/2019

Regulators Fine Google $170 Million for Violating Children’s Privacy on YouTube As part of a settlement, YouTube said it would also institute new privacy measures on children’s videos. Critics said the changes did not go far enou...
15:56, 09/04/2019

Trump accuses John Kerry of violating federal law with Iran dealings WASHINGTON — President Trump accused former Secretary of State John Kerry of violating federal law by siding with Iran over US interests — and said h...
01:56, 05/10/2019

Vaping companies reprimanded for violating tobacco ad rules on Facebook, Instagram The FDA and FTC issued warning letters to four e-cigarette companies for allegedly used influencers to advertise their products on Facebook, Instagra...
20:28, 06/07/2019

We must mobilise for the climate emergency like we do in wartime. Where is the climate minister? | Ian Dunlop and David Spratt Unfortunately, much scientific knowledge produced for climate policymaking is conservative and reticentThe second Morrison ministry contains no one w...
05:56, 06/03/2019

UN announces roadmap to Climate Summit in 2019, a ‘critical year’ for climate action 2019 is a critical year, the “last chance” for the international community to take effective action on climate change, General Assembly President Mar...
20:56, 04/28/2019

Teen climate activist urges leaders to admit climate crisis BERLIN — Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg called on world leaders Tuesday to acknowledge the seriousness of global warming and that not enough...
01:28, 05/29/2019

Climate cartoons: an illustrated guide to a major new climate crisis poll The Guardian’s comic artist Susie Cagle draws some conclusions from a major CBS News poll released today as part of Covering Climate NowRead the full...
19:00, 09/15/2019

'Historic moment' for indigenous people at climate talks, new climate leader says Climate leader Pasang Dolma Sherpa has just been elected to head the Local Communities and Indigenous Peoples Platform in climate talks. She says ind...
11:56, 06/25/2019

Blowup between Trump, Democrats on infrastructure is a case of ‘too many fuses’ It’s rare to repeat things in this space. But occasionally, a quotation or a line resonates in a special way. Such a sentence quintessentially distil...
16:28, 06/01/2019

NASA Awards Contract for Infrastructure Support Services NASA has awarded eight contracts for architect-engineering services in support of the Facilities Infrastructure Division at NASA’s Glenn Research Cen...
01:00, 07/13/2019

Trump, Democrats agree to $2 trillion on infrastructure: Schumer U.S. President Donald Trump agreed with Democratic leaders on Tuesday to spend $2 trillion on roads, bridges, water, broadband and power grids, Senat...
20:28, 04/30/2019

Trump, Democratic leaders meet for Round 2 on infrastructure WASHINGTON (AP) — Three weeks have passed since President Donald Trump and Democratic congressional leaders agreed to work together on a $2 trillion ...
10:14, 05/22/2019

Tentative infrastructure plan gives hope to tunnel advocates NEW YORK (AP) — The combination of a friendly face on a key House committee and a tentative, large-scale infrastructure agreement between President D...
00:42, 05/04/2019

Centre To Invest Rs 100 Lakh Crore In Infrastructure, Says PM Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today that the government make a massive investment of Rs 100 lakh crore to develop modern infrastructure that will...
07:56, 08/15/2019

Will Invest Rs 100 Lakh Crore In Infrastructure, Says PM Modi: Highlights Prime Minister Narendra Modi today addressed the nation from the Red Fort in Delhi on the 73rd Independence Day. This was his sixth consecutive addre...
07:56, 08/15/2019

Economic View: Manufacturing Can’t Create Enough Jobs. Infrastructure Can. Automation and offshoring have replaced many laborers on American assembly lines, but signature public works projects could generate an alternate sou...
23:28, 05/02/2019

If US goes after Iranian infrastructure, oil prices will stay high: Equity pro CNBC's "Power Lunch" team discusses oil markets after attacks on Saudi Aramco facilities with Andy Lipow of Lipow Oil Associates and Mike Kelly ...
02:42, 09/17/2019

Indonesia president pledges more infrastructure, investment in second term Indonesia's recently re-elected President Joko Widodo on Sunday outlined his vision for a second term, pledging faster infrastructure development and...
20:42, 07/14/2019

U.S. National Parks face $12 billion infrastructure backlog The National Parks Service has sounded the alarm that a backlog of almost $12 billion in deferred maintenance projects has built up that is threateni...
11:28, 07/26/2019

'Do I risk it?' Your photos of the world's best and worst cycling infrastructure From Hong Kong to Cape Town, Seoul to Selly Oak, here are some of the standout examplesBike lanes blocked by bollards, potholes, contradictory signs ...
15:56, 06/27/2019

Trump Shifts Gears on Infrastructure, Demanding Trade Come First On the eve of a meeting with Democratic leaders, President Trump insisted they put aside a plan to rebuild roads and airports until after passing a n...
08:28, 05/22/2019

Trump suggests China tariffs could go toward humanitarian aid, infrastructure President Trump suggested that tariffs on Chinese goods could go toward humanitarian aid and funding a new infrastructure proposal after he more than...
16:28, 05/10/2019

India's Traffic Problem Needs Better Infrastructure More Than Just Hefty Fines The hefty fines under the new Motor Vehicle Act may not be enough to battle India's problem of traffic and road accidents or that is what the Institu...
02:42, 09/13/2019

Trump, Democrats agree to spend $2 trillion on U.S. infrastructure U.S. President Donald Trump and Democratic leaders agreed on Tuesday to spend $2 trillion on roads, bridges, water, broadband and power grids, and wi...
20:28, 04/30/2019

Drive-thru brothels: why cities are building 'sexual infrastructure' From covered stalls for prostitution in Germany to community centres for sex workers in New Zealand, some cities now include sex work in their urban ...
02:56, 09/03/2019

U.S. Democrats to press Trump on paying for infrastructure boost Democrats in Congress will press U.S. President Donald Trump at a White House meeting on Wednesday for details on how to pay for a massive boost in U...
13:14, 05/22/2019

Japan To Invest Rs 13,000 Crore In Infrastructure Projects In Northeast Japan has decided to invest Rs 13,000 crore (205.784 billion Yen) in several ongoing and new projects in the Northeast, an official statement said on...
02:00, 06/15/2019

Guardian tells staff to use ‘climate crisis’ instead of ‘climate change’ Britain’s Guardian newspaper is officially changing its language concerning climate change, opting to call it instead “climate emergency, crisi...
18:28, 05/20/2019

A 'Climate Spring': UK protests embolden global climate movement A civil disobedience campaign that prompted the British parliament to declare a climate emergency has galvanized environmental activists around the g...
23:28, 05/03/2019

Iran rolls back nuclear pledges but stops short of violating pact Iran announced on Wednesday it was scaling back curbs to its nuclear program, announcing steps that stop short of violating its 2015 deal with world ...
15:14, 05/08/2019

NBA bans Pacers' Evans for violating league anti-drug policy The NBA has banned Indiana Pacers free agent guard Tyreke Evans at least two years for violating the league's anti-drug policy   ...
02:00, 05/18/2019

Court documents show U.S. seeks seizure of Iranian tanker violating sanctions Newly released U.S. court documents show the United States issued a warrant for the seizure of an Iranian tanker that British Royal Marines had seize...
13:14, 08/17/2019

House GOP resolution blasts 'Green New Deal' as violating nation's 'bedrock principles' Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's, D-N.Y., Green New Deal is a "thinly veiled" attempt to create a socialist society, a resolution pushed by the Republ...
02:28, 05/23/2019

European Union urges Iran to stop violating terms of nuclear deal The European Union on Tuesday called on Iran to ​roll back its decision to enrich uranium beyond the limits of the 2015 nuclear deal. “We continue to...
19:14, 07/09/2019

China fines Ford's Changan venture $24 million for violating anti-monopoly law China's market regulator said it has fined Ford's joint venture with Changan Automobile Group $23.55 million for violating anti-monopoly la...
16:14, 06/05/2019

New York City sues T-Mobile for violating consumer protection law, selling used phones New York City is suing T-Mobile and alleges the company scammed consumers by selling used phones as new and using other tactics.    &...
09:00, 09/07/2019

Colts OT Antonio Garcia suspended for violating NFL performance-enhancing drug policy A former third-round pick by the New England Patriots in 2017, Antonio Garcia spent the second half of last season on the Indianapolis practice squad...
23:28, 06/10/2019

Nancy Pelosi Sends House Into Chaos by Violating Worst Rule in Congress Any regular reader of Splinter will know that we are generally not big fans of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. But credit where credit is due: On Tuesday...
23:42, 07/16/2019

NBA player Tyreke Evans banned 2 years for violating league’s drug policy INDIANAPOLIS — The NBA has banned Indiana Pacers guard Tyreke Evans at least two years for violating the league’s anti-drug policy. The league announ...
04:28, 05/18/2019

Britain's Guardian newspaper tells staff to avoid saying 'climate change,' use 'climate emergency, crisis or breakdown' instead Britain's Guardian newspaper is officially changing its language concerning climate change, opting to call it instead “climate emergency, crisis or b...
19:56, 05/17/2019

Russia thwarts U.S. cyber attacks on its infrastructure: news agencies Russia has uncovered and thwarted attempts by the United States to carry out cyber attacks on the control systems of Russian infrastructure, Russian ...
18:56, 06/17/2019

Pilgrims' Safety, Infrastructure To Top India-Pak Kartarpur Talks Today Indian and Pakistani officials will meet today to iron out issues in the second round of talks over the Kartarpur corridor for Sikh pilgrims. The mee...
06:28, 07/14/2019

Using Wall Street secrets to reduce the cost of cloud infrastructure Stock market investors often rely on financial risk theories that help them maximize returns while minimizing financial loss due to market fluctuatio...
18:14, 08/20/2019

Malware attacks on infrastructure and state-run facilities shot up 200% in 2019 If you’ve noticed a recent uptick in cyberattacks targeting infrastructure and government facilities, you’re not alone. Aside from utilizing more sop...
09:56, 08/06/2019

Pelosi, Schumer eye ‘massive’ infrastructure package ahead of Trump sit-down Democratic congressional leaders Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer on Monday sent a letter to President Trump calling for a “big and bold infrastructure...
23:00, 04/29/2019

Mexico to ramp up southern border infrastructure to tackle migration Mexico must significantly improve border infrastructure on its southern frontier with Guatemala to make a success of a deal struck last week with the...
16:42, 06/11/2019

Blog: India's Traffic Problem Needs Better Infrastructure More Than Just Hefty Fines The hefty fines under the new Motor Vehicle Act may not be enough to battle India's problem of traffic and road accidents or that is what the Institu...
10:28, 09/13/2019

Trump and Democrats Agree to Pursue $2 Trillion Infrastructure Plan After a meeting of “good will” at the White House, the leaders will meet again in three weeks to discuss how to actually pay for the ambitious projec...
19:28, 04/30/2019

Global 5G wireless network infrastructure revenues to double to $4.2b in 2020 Revenues from fifth-generation (5G) wireless network infrastructure are expected to increase by 89 per cent to $4.2 billion globally in 2020 when com...
15:00, 08/22/2019

MG Motor India Partners With Delta Electronics To Set Up EV Charing Infrastructure We'd already told you that MG Motor India will be launching the e-ZS electric car in the country very soon and as part of its commitment to developin...
18:00, 08/29/2019

Russian state bank VTB buys more grain trade infrastructure Russia's second-biggest bank VTB said on Monday it was buying a controlling stake in Russian railway holding company RTC, a major transporter of grai...
11:00, 06/03/2019

Credit analysts cautious over Illinois budget, infrastructure plan Some results from Illinois' action-packed spring legislation session that produced a budget and a variety of revenue-raising measures won initial pra...
00:28, 06/04/2019

Lack of focus on security of Australia's critical infrastructure: ASPI The maturity and understanding of operational technology risk lags that of IT systems. The Australian Cyber Security Centre could take a lead role in...
07:56, 07/02/2019

Trump urges lawmakers to pass new NAFTA before infrastructure bill U.S. President Donald Trump wrote in a letter to Democratic congressional leaders that lawmakers should pass the United States-Mexico-Canada trade pa...
03:14, 05/22/2019

Trump calls for trade deal passage before infrastructure bill President Trump told Democratic lawmakers in a letter Tuesday that Congress should take up and pass a trade deal with Canada and Mexico before debati...
06:00, 05/22/2019

Pelosi, Schumer slam Trump for abandoning infrastructure talks Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer on Wednesday slammed President Trump for abandoning a planned meeting on infrastructure spending after the House speak...
18:28, 05/22/2019

For infrastructure funding, follow the money on the Coca-Cola highway It has not been voted on or formally proposed yet, but a bipartisan effort to increase federal spending on infrastructure could be coming in the near...
23:28, 05/21/2019

U.S. Forest Service aims to speed up logging, infrastructure projects The U.S. Forest Service, which manages millions of acres of national forests and grasslands, on Wednesday proposed "bold" changes for how it carries ...
01:42, 06/13/2019

Trump and Pelosi can still work together, but an infrastructure deal is likely dead, Mulvaney says Mick Mulvaney says President Trump and Speaker Pelosi will have to cooperate on raising the debt ceiling, passing a budget and approving the USMCA tr...
17:00, 06/12/2019

Trump and Dems agree US infrastructure needs a $2 trillion fix, but 5 states are in the best shape America's infrastructure needs a major overhaul, yet Washington is stalling. Despite the administration's inaction, these five states have ...
14:42, 07/10/2019

Munich’s Zeuz offloads multiplayer infrastructure to ‘backend badasses’ Munich's Zeuz wants to be the "backend badass" of games. That means it tackles the issues related to keeping an online multiplayer game operating any...
19:28, 09/07/2019

Dodgers Pitcher Julio Urias Suspended 20 Games For Violating MLB's Domestic Violence Policy MLB announced on Saturday that Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias will serve a 20-game suspension for violating the league’s Joint Domestic Violence, Sexual...
05:28, 08/18/2019

Russia likely violating nuclear test ban treaty by conducting secret operations on island, officials say Russia is likely violating an international treaty banning nuclear tests by conducting secret operations on remote islands above the Arctic Circle, a...
21:28, 05/29/2019

'American Idol' alum Antonella Barba back in jail after violating terms of release Former "American Idol" star Antonella Barba, awaiting sentencing after pleading guilty to dealing fentanyl, is back in custody.    &#...
04:00, 09/18/2019

Facebook vs the feds: The tech giant will have to pay a record fine for violating users’ privacy. But the FTC wanted more. The settlement the FTC brokered marks the most significant privacy punishment ever levied against a tech giant. But the story behind it -- described ...
22:56, 07/22/2019

Twitter locks Mitch McConnell's campaign account for tweet violating threats policy Twitter locked Mitch McConnell's campaign Twitter account, Team Mitch, for posting a video of a profanity-laden protest outside of McConnell...
19:56, 08/08/2019

Federal Watchdog Agency Says White House Should Fire Kellyanne Conway for Violating the Hatch Act (WASHINGTON) — A federal watchdog agency recommended Thursday that President Donald Trump fire one of his most ardent defenders, counselor Kell...
20:14, 06/13/2019

Facebook Bans Far-Right Figures Including Alex Jones for Violating Hate Speech Policies (Bloomberg) — Facebook Inc. said it’s banning a number of controversial far-right figures, including Alex Jones, Milo Yiannopoulos and La...
00:00, 05/03/2019

China fines Ford's Changan joint venture $24 million for violating anti-monopoly law China's State Administration for Market Regulation fined the joint venture between Ford Motor and Changan Automobile Group 162.8 million yuan fo...
06:42, 06/05/2019

YouTube slapped with record $170M fine over violating children’s privacy laws YouTube and its parent company Google have been hit with a $170 million fine for violating a children’s privacy law. Veuer’s Justin Kirch...
07:14, 09/05/2019

Illegal immigrant rape suspect released from Maryland jail, violating detainer policy, ICE says An illegal immigrant accused of rape was released from a Maryland jail three days after being arrested -- despite a request from Immigration and Cust...
21:56, 08/20/2019

Vectra: Ransomware attacks are spreading to cloud, datacenter, and enterprise infrastructure Ransomware is spreading to wider targets, such as cloud, datacenter, and enterprise infrastructure, according to a report by security firm Vectra.Rea...
15:28, 08/07/2019

Schumer says Trump agreed to $2T infrastructure package at White House meeting Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said Tuesday that President Trump agreed to support a $2 trillion infrastructure spending package after meetin...
23:28, 04/30/2019

New storm water infrastructure to ease flood risk on Saskatoon properties The flood control strategy involves building new storm water infrastructure to improve Saskatoon’s capacity to manage increasingly extreme weather ev...
23:14, 05/24/2019

Infrastructure stocks tumble after Trump says no spending deal while Democrats investigate him Stocks that would benefit from a federal infrastructure spending program fell after President Trump ended a meeting on infrastructure spending with D...
22:00, 05/22/2019

SK Telecom signs deals for 5G hospitals, smart cities, self-driving infrastructure SK Telecom has signed a series of MOUs to partner on smart cities, smart hospitals, smart offices, and self-driving infrastructure backed by its 5G m...
06:14, 04/29/2019

Saudi Oil Infrastructure at Risk as Small Attacks Raise Potential for Big Disruption Saudi Arabia spent heavily to protect its oil production lines but rapid changes in technology may mean ports and pipelines are increasingly exposed ...
02:14, 05/18/2019

City asks residents to take survey on proposed Green Infrastructure Program TUCSON – Residents and business owners within the City of Tucson are being asked to take a survey on a proposed green infrastructure program. On Sept...
00:56, 08/16/2019

Russia uncovers attempted U.S. cyber attacks on its infrastructure: RIA news agency Russia has uncovered attempts by the United States to carry out cyber attacks on Russian infrastructure, Russia's RIA and TASS news agencies cited an...
17:28, 06/17/2019

Annual UN women activists’ summit opens with focus on services, infrastructure A wheelchair-bound Pakistani mother who yearned to visit a park without worrying about ramp access, and a young South Sudanese woman who dreams of ha...
19:28, 04/28/2019

Illinois governor eyes $41.5 billion plan to rebuild state's infrastructure Illinois would spend $41.5 billion over six years to rebuild roads, bridges, schools and other facilities that have fallen into "dire shape," under a...
00:56, 05/18/2019

Countries that allow Huawei infrastructure could lose access to U.S. intelligence data: Pompeo The U.S. raised said Friday that countries that allow China's Huawei to build their telecoms infrastructure could be cut off from crucial intelligenc...
16:00, 05/31/2019

Siemens pips GE in race for $14 billion Iraq electricity infrastructure rebuild Siemens is well placed to win the bulk of orders flowing from a $14 billion scheme to rebuild Iraq's electricity infrastructure following years of wa...
15:28, 04/30/2019

Ex-Ohio State football assistant Zach Smith arrested for allegedly violating protection order Former Ohio State football assistant coach Zach Smith was jailed Thursday after allegedly violating a protection order at his children's school....
19:42, 05/10/2019

Alternate social media site rolls out new technique to squash extremist content without violating First Amendment As prominent social media platforms from Facebook to Twitter to YouTube wrestle with how to stop jihadists, neo-Nazis and other extremists from disse...
05:14, 07/11/2019

Phillies Outfielder Odubel Herrera Suspended For Remainder Of MLB Season For Violating Domestic Violence Policy Days after prosecutors dropped domestic violence charges against Phillies outfielder Odubel Herrera, Major League Baseball announced that Herrera has...
02:00, 07/06/2019

YouTube Bans Anti-Nazi Documentary From 1938 For Violating Hate Speech Policy [Updated] “Inside Nazi Germany” is one of the most important anti-Nazi documentaries in history. First released on January 20, 1938, the 15-minute movie became...
20:42, 08/30/2019

Should We Be Calling Climate Change a 'Climate Crisis'? How we talk about climate change is rapidly shifting as the ramifications of unchecked carbon pollution become ever clearer. The Guardian sped that s...
23:42, 05/21/2019

Climate action: Can we change the climate from the grassroots up? The past couple of years will likely go down in history as the ones when climate change really hit. Maybe also, however, as the ones in which people ...
14:28, 06/13/2019

Rail Infrastructure Requires Rs 50 Lakh Crore Till 2030: Nirmala Sitharaman "These along with other such initiatives such as Udaan scheme will improve India''s infrastructure, enable connectivity, and bridge the rural and urb...
12:14, 07/05/2019

China's 'father of EV' urges more hydrogen infrastructure to develop fuel cell vehicles China needs to strengthen its infrastructure for the distribution of hydrogen as a fuel to accelerate development of its fuel-cell vehicle industry, ...
12:56, 07/02/2019

Macri begins public works blitz, takes aim at Kirchners for infrastructure 'abandonment' Observers say the President wants to boost his public image amid unimpressive poll numbers and a feeling of concern among allies about his chances of...
11:14, 05/09/2019

Western Digital buys Kazan Networks to expand data infrastructure portfolio The company is also aiming to expand its portfolio of fabric-enabled architectures including the OpenFlex composable disaggregated infrastructure pla...
19:56, 09/10/2019

Lindsey Graham warns Trump: Don't let Democrats 'goad you' into dropping infrastructure plans A top Capitol Hill ally of President Donald Trump warned him on Friday not to let his simmering feud with Democrats stop him from striking a deal wit...
01:00, 05/25/2019

Koch network slams $2 trillion infrastructure cost agreement between Trump and top Democrats "Instead of proposing a $2 trillion catch-all 'infrastructure' bill and asking hard-working Americans to fund it by paying more at the pump...
23:28, 04/30/2019

Trump’s bipartisan infrastructure plan already imperiled as Mulvaney, GOP lawmakers object to cost The surprise push with top Democrats for a $2 trillion package has run into immediate opposition from many Republicans and their conservative allies....
03:56, 05/04/2019

Flight delays and railway fires: Scorching heatwave tests Europe's infrastructure Climate scientists warn that Europe's infrastructure, like housing and railroads, must change to withstand upcoming challenges posed by extreme ...
22:00, 07/26/2019

Baton Systems raises $12 million for blockchain-inspired bank payments infrastructure Baton Systems, a provider of bank-to-bank payments infrastructure modeled on blockchain technology, today announced $12 million in series A funding.R...
03:00, 08/31/2019

Sen. Gillibrand, Rep. Bass say their infrastructure bill will boost local jobs, rebuild communities The Build Local, Hire Local Act would make sure that we are building and repairing all of our communities – and it would make sure that we are hiring...
09:28, 08/03/2019

Texas school staffer colored in teen’s haircut with sharpie for violating dress code, lawsuit claims PEARLAND, Texas (NBC NEWS) – Staffers at a Texas junior high school colored in a black teen’s fade haircut with a jet-black Sharpie to di...
04:00, 08/20/2019

Iran has threatened to enrich uranium to weapons-grade levels within a week after violating the 2015 nuclear deal Reuters On top of announcing it's violated the 2015 nuclear deal, Iran on Monday threatened to enrich uranium to weapons-grade levels by July 7 if i...
23:56, 07/01/2019

Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias accepts 20-game suspension for violating MLB's domestic violence policy MLB suspended Los Angeles Dodgers left-handed pitcher Julio Urias for 20 games because of a violation of the league's domestic violence policy. ...
07:28, 08/18/2019

'Missing' British Hong Kong consulate employee detained in China for violating 'public order': officials The British consulate employee in Hong Kong that was reported missing after making a business trip to mainland China has been detained for 15 days af...
14:14, 08/21/2019

A new lawsuit accuses Apple of violating user's privacy by allegedly allowing Siri to record without consent (AAPL) Florence Fu/Tech Insider A recently filed class-action lawsuit accuses Apple of violating user privacy by allegedly recording consumers and minors w...
17:28, 08/08/2019

Police in Las Vegas pulled over a driver suspected of violating carpool-lane rules. His excuse was that he had a body in the back. George Frey/Reuters A Nevada Highway Patrol trooper initiated a traffic stop on suspicion that a motorist was driving alone in the carpool lane on M...
16:56, 07/04/2019

Trump's love for infrastructure doesn't extend to California's high-speed rail project Even as President Donald Trump insists he's supportive of infrastructure projects, some say his record proves otherwise, especially when looking...
03:00, 05/23/2019

Donald Trump, Democrats Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer agree to spend $2T to fix U.S. infrastructure President Donald Trump and the top two Democrats in Congress met Tuesday, and said they agreed that efforts to repair and maintain U.S. infrastructur...
22:28, 04/30/2019

Mexico reveals border infrastructure plan; Trump vows migration deal details Mexico must significantly improve border infrastructure on its southern frontier with Guatemala to succeed on its deal with the United States to redu...
19:28, 06/11/2019

Ex-sheriff Joe Arpaio announces bid to win old job back Controversial former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio announced that he was running for his old Maricopa County job on Sunday, two years to the day since P...
07:28, 08/26/2019

Joe Arpaio Says He Will Run Again for Maricopa County Sheriff Mr. Arpaio’s long and polarizing career has included a conviction for criminal contempt, a pardon from President Trump and a failed bid for the Unite...
10:14, 08/26/2019

Sheriff to birdwatchers: Please pull off the road SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. (AP) — A sheriff in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is asking birdwatchers not to leave their cars parked in the middle of a...
21:56, 05/23/2019

Joe Arpaio wants to be sheriff again but will history haunt him? For voters who thought they had heard the last of Joe Arpaio, think again. The former Maricopa County Sheriff now wants another chance and last Sunda...
23:00, 08/27/2019

Sheriff: Kentucky woman arrested for DUI twice in same day BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say a Kentucky woman was arrested for DUI twice in the same day. WBKO-TV cited the Warren Count...
17:28, 06/03/2019

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...
01:56, 05/21/2019

White House slams China's 'highly dubious' infrastructure project as Bolton warns Ukraine EXCLUSIVE: The White House shot back at China and its multibillion-dollar global infrastructure project known as the Belt & Road Initiative (BRI) thi...
12:00, 08/29/2019

Trump infrastructure meeting dispute shows Dems' 'transparent' strategy to hinder president: Compagno The Democratic leadership's decision to accuse President Trump of a "cover-up" just before meeting with him to discuss infrastructure was a "transpar...
02:28, 05/23/2019

Sheriff: 14-year-old killed his family, later confessed ELKMONT, Ala. (AP) — A teenager who called 911 about hearing gunshots has admitted to killing five members of his family, Alabama authorities said Tu...
19:28, 09/03/2019

Sheriff On Parkland: I Can Train But Can’t Give Out Courage TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A sheriff suspended by Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis over the response to the Parkland school shooting testified Wedn...
17:14, 06/20/2019

Man gets DUI charge after reporting abuse by Georgia sheriff ALMA, Ga. (AP) — Police reports show a 75-year-old man who filed a complaint that a Georgia sheriff had grabbed him by the throat was arrested on a d...
01:00, 06/01/2019

Joe Arpaio wants to be sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona again Joe Arpaio is looking to get back in the saddle again as the former Arizona sheriff said Sunday that he plans to run for the position he lost in 2016...
06:14, 08/26/2019

The Latest: Man convicted of killing sheriff’s deputy PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Latest on the deputy killing trial (all times local): 1:50 p.m. A Maine man accused of placing a gun to the neck of a sher...
21:14, 06/18/2019

Sheriff under fire for having inmates make her a BBQ grill A California sheriff was suspended after she had inmates at a jail in Santa Clara county make her a BBQ for a break space used by corrections staff, ...
09:56, 06/05/2019

Missing Texas man was eaten by his own dogs: sheriff A reclusive Texas man last seen by his family in April was eaten by his own dogs — a large pack of aggressive canines that left behind just five bone...
00:28, 07/11/2019

Sheriff: Deputy shot during argument over cats says ‘I won’ INDIALANTIC, Fla. (AP) — A Florida sheriff’s deputy was shot multiple times when he responded to a confrontation between neighbors over the fee...
14:42, 06/05/2019

California sheriff’s deputy accused of having sex with teen boy A California woman who works as a sheriff’s deputy was arrested this week for allegedly having sex with with a 16-year-old boy, authorities sai...
04:00, 06/15/2019

Joe Arpaio wants to be sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona, again Joe Arpaio is looking to get back in the saddle again as the former Arizona sheriff said Sunday that he plans to run for the position he lost in 2016...
16:42, 08/26/2019

Sheriff: 4 more bodies found near boat fire Authorities say four more victims of a catastrophic dive boat fire have been found on the ocean floor off Southern California. At least eight are kno...
15:56, 09/03/2019

Ex-Arizona sheriff Arpaio running to try to get his job back PHOENIX (AP) — The former metro Phoenix sheriff pardoned by President Donald Trump on a conviction related to sweeps aimed at finding immigrants in t...
22:42, 08/26/2019

Sheriff Plotted Murder of Deputy, Prosecutors Say A North Carolina sheriff is accused of not only failing to stop a plan to kill one of his deputies, but also giving tips to a plotter on how to get a...
01:57, 09/18/2019

Sheriff’s deputies search for missing child TUCSON – Cochise County Sheriff’s deputies are asking for the public’s help finding a missing 7-year-old boy. Officials say the chi...
04:14, 08/05/2019

Sheriff says machete used in attacks on Appalachian Trail WYTHEVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia sheriff says a man attacked two people on the Appalachian Trail with a machete. WJHL reports that the Wythe County ...
02:14, 05/12/2019

Prosecutors: Sheriff lied to FBI about jailing innocent man COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a South Carolina sheriff and two deputies were angered by someone videotaping a police investigation so...
01:00, 05/08/2019

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 w...
16:28, 09/13/2019

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 ...
07:14, 05/10/2019

Man re-arrested for fatal stabbing of Houston boy, 11 Newly tested DNA evidence led to the re-arrest a man accused of fatally stabbing an 11-year-old Houston boy as he walked home from school in 2016, au...
21:56, 06/18/2019

Canal Street counterfeiters raided by NYC Sheriff’s Officers Canal Street’s notorious knock-off vendors are up to their old tricks. At least four people were busted and approximately half a million dollar...
01:42, 07/18/2019

Sheriff: Remains of missing 83-year-old hiker found TUCSON – Authorities identified what they believe are the remains of an 83-year-old hiker Wednesday morning. According to Santa Cruz County Sheriff T...
18:28, 07/10/2019

Joe Arpaio announces bid for sheriff on second anniversary of Trump pardon Republican who branded himself ‘America’s Toughest Sheriff’ was voted out of office in 2016 after 24 years Joe Arpaio announced on Sunday – the secon...
01:56, 08/27/2019

Second suspect in Colorado school shooting is a girl, sheriff says A juvenile female was identified Wednesday as the second suspect in a shooting rampage at a suburban Denver school that left one student dead and eig...
16:00, 05/08/2019

Advocates, Democrats decry Joe Arpaio’s latest run for sheriff NBC NEWS – Immigration and civil rights advocates and Democrats decried the announcement that Joe Arpaio, who was charged with contempt of cour...
15:28, 08/28/2019

'By the grace of God': sheriff says infant survived after being tossed down a ravine by her mom The suspected kidnapping of a North Carolina infant girl in a carjacking has led to the arrest of the child’s mother for attempted murder, authoritie...
18:00, 05/10/2019

Ex-Philly sheriff gets five years in federal corruption case Philadelphia’s longest-serving sheriff is now serving behind bars. Former Philly Sheriff John Green was sentenced to five years in federal pris...
07:56, 08/02/2019

The Latest: Florida sheriff fights accusations of negligence TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on a Senate hearing reviewing the suspension of a Florida sheriff who oversaw the Parkland shooting response (all...
03:00, 06/19/2019

Laurel Co. Sheriff’s Office Looking For Missing Woman, Child LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Laurel County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a missing woman and her child. They say that Ashley Willia...
20:00, 05/16/2019

Sheriff: Deputy shoots man who attacked deputies with stool ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in Florida say a deputy has shot and killed a man who attacked deputies with a bar stool in a home. Orange County Sh...
01:00, 06/12/2019

Texas sheriff: Brother kills sister, self at party A Texas sheriff says a brother fatally shot his sister and wounded three others before killing himself at a housewarming party. The Fort Bend County ...
22:00, 07/04/2019

Brooklyn grocery store raided by NYC Sheriff’s officers Where there’s smoke… A raid on a Brooklyn grocery store Wednesday turned up a massive trove of untaxed cigarettes, snuff and liquor ̵...
12:00, 08/15/2019

Top sheriff warns: Trump’s ‘done’ if illegal immigration isn’t slashed One of America’s top sheriffs and supporter of President Trump is warning that if the administration doesn’t curb the explosion of illegal immigratio...
18:14, 05/30/2019

Cosplayer's Giant Rifle Prompts Sheriff's Warning A cosplayer taking some photos earlier today at Seacliff State Beach in Monterey Bay got a little more attention than she was expecting, when concern...
10:28, 07/04/2019

LA County sheriff’s deputy critical after off-duty shooting ALHAMBRA, Calif. (AP) — A Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy has been shot in the head in an off-duty attack at a Jack in the Box restaurant. ...
06:56, 06/11/2019

Sheriff’s deputy found fatally shot in car in Texas FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A Texas sheriff says one of his deputies was found fatally shot inside his car, near the county jail. Tarrant County Sheriff...
07:14, 06/15/2019

Sheriff: Five-year-old North Carolina boy killed by crossfire RED SPRINGS, N.C. — A 5-year-old North Carolina boy has been killed by crossfire between people fighting near state Highway 72. Robeson County Sherif...
12:28, 06/06/2019

Sheriff: Mom abused her children, boiled puppies to death ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico woman is facing charges she beat and tortured her children and forced them to watch her kill their pets. Martha...
20:14, 06/25/2019

A sheriff's office in Colorado will use Galaxy S9s as body cameras Deputies in the Kit Carson County Sheriff's Office in Burlington, Colorado, will soon wear Samsung Galaxy S9 smartphones on their vests. The pho...
03:56, 07/19/2019

Man arrested for stealing school buses for joyride: sheriff LIVINGSTON, La. — Authorities in Louisiana say a man has been arrested for stealing two school buses and taking them for a joyride. Online jail recor...
17:56, 09/12/2019

S. Carolina sheriff ordered to pay $200K for wrongful arrest LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) — The sheriff’s department of Lexington County, South Carolina, has been ordered to pay $200,000 to a woman wrongfully arr...
15:14, 06/06/2019

Pike Co. Sheriff’s Deputy Fatally Injured On Job Site PIKE COUNTY, Ky. (MOUNTAIN TOP NEWS)– A Pike County Sheriff’s Deputy was fatally injured while working at a job site in Little Robinson C...
03:42, 05/25/2019

Sheriff’s deputy pleads guilty in man’s 2018 beating RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina sheriff’s deputy accused in connection with a man’s beating in 2018 has pleaded guilty to failing t...
22:42, 05/13/2019

The Latest: Sheriff: Child’s remains found in Arkansas HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the search for a 4-year-old Texas girl reported missing in early May (all times local): 5:30 p.m. Houston police say the...
01:00, 06/01/2019

Sheriff says shots fired at school in suburban Denver HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say shots have been fired at a school in suburban Denver. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office says it...
22:42, 05/07/2019

Laurel County Sheriff’s Office Asking For Help Finding Missing Man LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – Laurel County Sheriff’s deputies are asking for the public’s help finding a missing man. Reportedly 2...
01:00, 06/17/2019

Sheriff: Dad, thinking intruder, fatally shoots his daughter GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Authorities in South Carolina say a Greenville man mistook his daughter for a potential intruder and killed her. Greenville C...
13:28, 05/20/2019

Former sheriff’s employee facing manslaughter in fatal ATV crash OWEN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – A former Franklin County Sheriff’s employee is now facing a manslaughter charge following a fatal ATV crash. ...
18:28, 06/28/2019

Indicted sheriff ordered to surrender gun, not make threats COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A federal judge has warned a suspended sheriff to not contact anyone in law enforcement about charges he jailed an innocent man...
21:56, 05/21/2019

Breathitt Co. Sheriff: Two Dead In Suspected Murder-Suicide BREATHITT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Officials say that the discovery of two bodies in Breathitt County is now being investigated as a murder suicid...
22:56, 06/17/2019

Pima County Sheriff’s deputy involved in crash TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s deputies are on the scene of a crash involving a deputy on the southwest side. According to officials, the...
19:28, 09/03/2019

Former Philadelphia sheriff gets five years in prison in bribery scheme The longest-serving sheriff of Philadelphia, who this year admitted taking some $675,000 in bribes and kickbacks from a local businessman, was senten...
01:00, 08/02/2019

Missing mother and her four children all found dead, sheriff says Levi Strickland was picking berries in Brantley County, Georgia, on Sunday night when he heard what sounded like an explosion. He ran over toward the...
03:42, 09/18/2019

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)  &...
23:42, 05/08/2019

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 ...
18:00, 06/08/2019

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) i...
13:42, 07/12/2019

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 ...
20:14, 05/14/2019

Police: Man says 4-year-old stepdaughter abducted in Houston HOUSTON (AP) — Houston police are searching for a 4-year-old girl whose stepfather says she was abducted by men who let him and his 2-year-old son go...
00:42, 05/07/2019

The Houston Texans thought they didn’t need a GM. They were wrong. Criticism is mounting that the Texans didn’t get enough for Jadeveon Clowney and gave up too much to get Laremy Tunsil and Kenny Stills in Saturday’s...
00:14, 09/02/2019

Opinion: Houston, we have a problem. But do the Rockets know how to solve it? The Western Conference semifinals offered perhaps the best opportunity for Golden State to be beaten in the postseason since the 2016 NBA Finals. &#...
20:00, 05/11/2019

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 f...
21:14, 09/13/2019

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—i...
21:28, 08/14/2019

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)   ...
02:00, 05/08/2019

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 hal...
11:14, 09/14/2019

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 celeb...
17:14, 07/26/2019

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...
02:42, 07/10/2019

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 f...
22:28, 08/29/2019

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, ...
13:56, 05/10/2019

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, mi...
18:14, 05/13/2019

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 w...
17:00, 09/12/2019

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...
23:56, 08/21/2019

At annual call-in show, Vladimir Putin talks Western sanctions, arrested reporter and $390B infrastructure bill At his annual call-in show, Russian President Vladimir Putin backed a $390 billion spending program to address an array of complaints by callers. &...
18:00, 06/20/2019

Texas sheriff apologizes to Patriots player, defends deputy RICHMOND, Texas — A Texas sheriff said Friday he has apologized to New England Patriots linebacker Elandon Roberts for the actions of a deputy who ca...
00:28, 07/13/2019

North Carolina sheriff won’t stop school-day license checks GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — The new sheriff in one of North Carolina’s most populated counties says he won’t quit doing traffic stops even th...
13:28, 05/22/2019

The Latest: Texas sheriff’s sergeant suffered medical crisis FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the death of a Texas sheriff’s sergeant (all times local): 4 p.m. Authorities say a Texas sheriff’...
02:42, 06/16/2019

Nelson Co. Sheriff: Pair Held After Chase In Stolen Truck NELSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police in Nelson County arrested a man and woman Friday on multiple charges after authorities said they fled poli...
15:56, 06/15/2019

4 bodies, including 2 infants, discovered by border agents, sheriff says Federal border patrol agents found four bodies, including two infants, in a brushy area near the Rio Grande River on Sunday evening and an investigat...
11:28, 06/24/2019

Sheriff allegedly planned to kill ex-cop who had recording of his ‘insensitive’ remarks A veteran North Carolina sheriff encouraged another man to kill a former deputy who had an audio recording of him making “racially insensitive” comme...
17:14, 09/17/2019

Sheriff: Undercover Deputy Arrests Man Attempting To Meet 12-Year-Old LINCOLN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A Lexington man has been arrested after he allegedly tried to meet up with a 12-year-old girl. The father of the ...
13:00, 05/30/2019

Man breaks into sheriff’s office, brings donuts as ‘peace offering’ A Washington sheriff’s office reported the strange case of a burglar who was arrested after offering responding deputies a box of donuts as a “...
22:14, 06/28/2019

Synagogue shooting suspect believed to have acted alone, San Diego sheriff says A 19-year-old man accused of opening fire on Sabbath worshippers in a deadly shooting rampage at a Southern California synagogue is believed to have ...
03:14, 04/29/2019

Sheriff: Baby girl dies after 5 hours in Florida daycare van JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say an infant has died after being left in a hot van for hours outside a Florida daycare. The Jacksonville Sher...
01:42, 05/23/2019

Florida sheriff ousted over Parkland massacre running for re-election The former sheriff who was suspended for his department’s bungling of the Parkland high school massacre is running to get his job back. Scott I...
23:56, 07/03/2019

Mississippi sheriff admits guilt in corruption case, resigns JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A north Mississippi sheriff is pleading guilty to four felony charges and resigning from his office. Tim Mitchell on Wednesday ...
00:28, 06/13/2019

Mississippi sheriff said local politician was ‘worse than a black person’ A white Mississippi sheriff enraged over a local legislator’s opposition to the construction of a new jail said the pol was “worse than a black perso...
06:43, 08/15/2019

A man walked into a sheriff's office and said he killed his daughter that day, police say A North Carolina father told a dispatcher that he was there to turn himself in for murder. The victim was his 15-year-old daughter.   ...
21:56, 08/20/2019

Pima County Sheriff’s Department sees success with Narcan TUCSON — Pima County Sheriff’s Deputies are trying to combat the opioid crisis. “We’ve seen a lot of Fentanyl coming through ...
08:14, 05/06/2019

Los Angeles Deputy Who Faked Sniper Attack Is Terminated, Sheriff Says Angel Reinosa told the authorities he had been struck by bullets fired from a nearby apartment building on Aug. 21. He had actually cut holes in his ...
01:42, 08/29/2019

California sheriff's deputy who admitted sniper hoax is fired The Southern California sheriff's deputy who made up a story that a sniper shot him in the shoulder has been fired, the Los Angeles County sheriff sa...
08:28, 08/29/2019

Joe Arpaio announces bid for sheriff reelection one year after Trump pardon Former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio on Sunday announced he would seek another term as sheriff of Maricopa County, one year after President Donald Trump...
01:00, 08/27/2019

Broward sheriff fires 2 more deputies over Parkland shooting response South Florida investigators said Wednesday two more deputies have lost their jobs over the response to the 2018 shooting attack at Marjory Stoneman D...
21:14, 06/26/2019

Georgia police dog shot and killed by deputy during pursuit, sheriff says A Georgia deputy, who authorities said “followed his training,” shot and killed a police dog after the canine bit him during a pursuit with a suspect...
07:28, 07/24/2019

Joe Arpaio announces run for seventh term as Maricopa County sheriff Joe Arpaio announced Sunday that he will seek a seventh term as the sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona, promising to reopen his infamous tent city j...
04:14, 08/26/2019

Pima Co. Sheriff’s Dept. seized 43 animals from illegal campsite TUCSON – On Wednesday dogs, cats, and turtles were seized by deputies after they received a call around the area of San Joaquin and Ajo Way. Pi...
07:14, 06/21/2019

Los Angeles Sheriff's deputy fired in sniper claim The Los Angeles County Sheriff says a deputy who falsely reported being shot by a sniper is no longer with the force. Sheriff Alex Villanueva says fo...
01:14, 08/29/2019

Indiana sheriff's office encourages drug dealers to rat out their competition An Indiana sheriff's office is offering drug dealers the opportunity to snitch on their fellow drug dealers as a way to "take care of" their competit...
02:28, 05/07/2019

| Sheriff's deputy faces 11 charges over Parkland school shooting A Florida sheriff's deputy who was assailed as a "coward" for failing to confront the Parkland school shooter in February last year has been arrested...
08:28, 06/05/2019

Pima County Sheriff’s Department celebrating National Night Out TUCSON- Pima County Sheriff’s Department is celebrating National Night Out with community events across southern Arizona. National Night Out is...
06:42, 08/06/2019

From West Wing to east Lincs, Rob Lowe is the new sheriff in town In Wild Bill, star plays an American in charge of a small British police force – and he hopes to shine a light on rural EnglandIn Boston, as the them...
14:14, 06/09/2019

Shooter wounds LA County sheriff’s deputy at police station A gunman opened fire outside a Los Angeles County police station on Wednesday afternoon, wounding one sheriff’s deputy, authorities said. The d...
03:28, 08/22/2019

After shooting tragedies, Cochise Sheriff will increase patrols in big stores COCHISE COUNTY, Ariz. – In light of the recent shooting tragedies in El Paso and Dayton, one local Sheriff wants to make sure his community is ...
09:00, 08/08/2019

Deputy sheriff arrested for cyberstalking teen he met playing Minecraft A deputy sheriff in Texas was arrested for cyberstalking a girl he met while playing Minecraft, a report said Sunday. Pasquale Salas — a deputy with ...
09:00, 08/05/2019

Sheriff: Store wouldn't let deputy wearing gun pick up ring A North Carolina sheriff says a jewelry store would not allow one of his deputies to pick up an engagement ring because he was wearing his service we...
07:14, 06/06/2019

Sheriff: Carnival worker from Virginia shot, killed 3 women ABINGDON, Va. (AP) — Authorities in Virginia have linked the slayings of two missing women and a missing teenage girl to a carnival worker who met th...
17:56, 05/14/2019

Sheriff’s Office: Four Arrested After Baby Allegedly Exposed To Meth LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Four people were arrested Wednesday after the sheriff’s office was notified that a seven-month-old infant ha...
06:28, 05/09/2019

Sheriff: Arrest made in 3 apparently random shooting deaths NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A 22-year-old Louisiana man has been arrested in connection with three apparently random shooting deaths in a New Orleans suburb. ...
22:42, 06/19/2019

Michigan sheriff’s deputy delivers baby on the side of the road (WPBN) A Michigan sheriff’s deputy helped deliver a baby this month, after the parents’ car overheated on the side of the road. It happen...
08:14, 07/27/2019

Sheriff overseeing troubled Ohio county jail to resign CLEVELAND (AP) — A sheriff who oversees a troubled county jail in Cleveland says he plans to resign this summer for personal reasons. Clifford Pinkne...
20:42, 05/25/2019

Sheriff: Store wouldn’t let deputy wearing gun pick up ring STATESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina sheriff says a jewelry store would not allow one of his deputies to pick up an engagement ring because he w...
04:28, 06/06/2019

Georgia sheriff steps in after 140 people skipped jury duty DUBLIN, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia sheriff says he had to get involved when nearly three-fourths of people summoned for jury duty in his county failed to s...
20:14, 06/23/2019

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     &#...
15:00, 08/06/2019

San Jacinto site near Houston to reopen after plant fire LA PORTE, Texas (AP) — A Texas historic site that has been closed for nearly two months since a fire at a Houston-area chemical plant will reopen thi...
19:28, 05/07/2019

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 “Voic...
15:56, 06/28/2019

| 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 multip...
09:42, 07/12/2019

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 ...
18:42, 06/17/2019

JetBlue leaving Houston’s Hobby for Bush Intercontinental HOUSTON (AP) — JetBlue Airways will discontinue service at Houston’s Hobby Airport this fall and begin offering flights at George Bush Intercon...
18:28, 06/28/2019

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...
23:28, 05/21/2019

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 m...
00:42, 06/08/2019

Houston officer accused of assaulting man during drug arrest HOUSTON (AP) — A Houston police officer has been indicted after being accused of assaulting a suspect during a drug arrest. Harris County District At...
18:42, 06/27/2019

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 Jor...
01:42, 06/11/2019

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 ...
03:42, 09/10/2019

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...
18:42, 06/28/2019

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 struc...
05:56, 05/30/2019

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 Tuesday, joining host James Corden for a parody of the ballad "The G...
19:14, 06/19/2019

Correction: Houston-Missing Girl-The Latest story HOUSTON (AP) — In a story May 7 about a missing Houston girl, The Associated Press, relying on information provided by the police, misspelled the nam...
19:28, 05/13/2019

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 ...
13:14, 08/17/2019

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.   ...
03:42, 05/21/2019

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 s...
23:14, 09/06/2019

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 ...
15:28, 09/12/2019

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...
23:00, 06/13/2019

Sheriff Mark Napier discusses humanitarian crisis and border safety TUCSON- Pima County Sheriff Mark Napier is fresh off his trip from Washington D.C. after testifying before a congressional subcommittee about border ...
21:42, 05/03/2019

Body of auto journalist recovered from northern California river: sheriff The body of a well-known U.S. automobile journalist who went missing in mountainous northern California after taking a motorcycle for a test-drive is...
01:56, 06/22/2019

Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office asking for public’s help in solving cold case PRESCOTT, Ariz.- Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office is looking to solve the murder case of Arleen Cilione that occurred in Prescott, Ariz. on Sept. 19, ...
08:14, 09/06/2019

Sheriff fights back tears describing scout's death A county sheriff says an 11-year-old Girl Scout was walking along a gravel road when she was fatally struck by a falling tree in Indiana.  ...
22:42, 06/25/2019

Florida sheriff plants sign saying, 'This drug house is closed for business’ A Florida sheriff’s office is letting would-be drug buyers that one of the homes where a suspected drug dealer sold his product is “closed for busine...
21:56, 05/27/2019

After Trump Pardon (and a Failed Senate Campaign), Ex-Sheriff Joe Arpaio Is Running for His Old Job (PHOENIX) — Nearly three years after he was voted out of office, the former metro Phoenix sheriff pardoned by President Donald Trump on a convi...
23:00, 08/26/2019

Colorado school shooting leaves at least 7 injured, 2 in custody, sheriff's office says An "unstable situation" was unfolding at a Colorado school Tuesday afternoon with reports of shots fired and multiple injuries, the Douglas County Sh...
00:28, 05/08/2019

"America's Toughest Sheriff": Ex-Arizona Lawman Seeks To Reclaim Mantle Joe Arpaio, the former Arizona sheriff who built a national reputation as a staunch foe of illegal immigration, announced on Sunday - the anniversary...
11:56, 08/26/2019

Documents: Former sheriff’s employee “smelled like an alcoholic beverage” in fatal ATV crash (LEX 18)– “He smelled like an alcoholic beverage,” an officer wrote in the arrest citation for a former Franklin County SheriffR...
04:00, 06/26/2019

Florida sheriff deputy revived with Narcan, 3 others recovering after exposure to drugs A Florida sheriff’s deputy had to be revived with Narcan and at least one firefighter was given the overdose reversal drug on Tuesday after exposure ...
20:56, 05/08/2019

Sex offender arrested after allegedly saying he would 'rape the first woman he sees,' Arkansas sheriff says A convicted sex offender who drew a warning from officials in Arkansas on Monday before his release from a hospital was back behind bars hours later ...
20:56, 05/08/2019

LA sheriff's deputy 'completely fabricated' sniper story, has been fired, authorities say A Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputy who reported being shot by a sniper Wednesday, launching a manhunt for the shooter, “completely fabr...
16:00, 08/25/2019

Philadelphia's First Openly Gay Deputy Sheriff Found Dead of Apparent Suicide On Friday, Deputy Sheriff Dante Austin was found dead inside the Philadelphia Sheriff’s Office from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot woun...
07:00, 06/12/2019

Sheriff: School bus driver offered girl cash to show breasts GLASGOW, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky school bus driver is accused of offering money to a female student to bare her breasts. News outlets report the Barren...
19:00, 05/16/2019

Woman sentenced for posing as sheriff’s deputy to free boyfriend from jail An Arkansas woman who posed as a California sheriff’s deputy to break her boyfriend out of jail has been sentenced. Maxine Feldstein, 30, plead...
00:28, 05/17/2019

LA sheriff's deputy fired after allegedly making up story about being shot by sniper The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department has fired a deputy whom officials say “completely fabricated” a story last week about being shot by a sni...
02:00, 08/29/2019

Sheriff: Woman, toddler, 2 infants found dead in South Texas MISSION, Texas (AP) — A sheriff in South Texas says Border Patrol agents have discovered the bodies of four people, including three children, within ...
15:14, 06/24/2019

Los Angeles-area deputy shot outside sheriff's station, expected to survive A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy was shot while outside a sheriff's department station Wednesday but was expected to survive, investigators said...
07:56, 08/22/2019

Police search for sniper who shot Los Angeles County deputy sheriff A sniper opened fire at a Los Angeles County sheriff's station on Wednesday afternoon, wounding a deputy and sending police SWAT teams hunting for a ...
09:56, 08/22/2019

Sheriff’s deputy who was bailiff on courtroom TV show arrested for murdering wife A Texas sheriff’s deputy who also appeared on a courtroom TV show was busted for allegedly fatally shooting his wife over the weekend, according to a...
18:14, 07/30/2019

Mom beat her kids, forced them watch her boil puppies to death, NM sheriff says ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A woman beat and tortured at least some of her 15 children and forced them to watch as she brutally killed their pets, autho...
03:00, 06/26/2019

Pima County Sheriff Deputies investigating death on Northwest side TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Deputies are investigating a death on the Northwest side. Officials said on Wednesday, June 26 at around 6...
16:00, 06/27/2019

Ex-Arizona lawman seeks to reclaim mantle as 'America's toughest sheriff' Joe Arpaio, the former Arizona sheriff who built a national reputation as a staunch foe of illegal immigration, announced on Sunday - the anniversary...
08:14, 08/26/2019

Pike County sheriff who investigated in Rhoden murders indicted on 16 charges The anonymous accusation said that the sheriff, who investigated the 2016 Rhoden murders, was taking money seized from drug cases to fund gambling. ...
02:28, 06/29/2019

Pima County Sheriff’s deputies investigating fatal motorcycle crash PIMA COUNTY — Pima County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a fatal crash involving a motorcycle. Officials say the motorcycle was the...
01:42, 05/20/2019

‘Serial killer’ carnival worker confessed to murdering 3 women: sheriff A traveling carnival worker confessed to murdering two women and a teen girl he met on the job, according to police, who said they consider him a ser...
17:56, 05/14/2019

Sheriff’s deputy admits he ‘completely fabricated’ report of sniper attack A Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy “completely fabricated” a report that he was shot by a sniper — slashing his own shirt ...
06:14, 08/26/2019

Sheriff’s office: Teen inmate held in Oklahoma jail dies OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A teenager held at an Oklahoma jail on a rape charge and found unresponsive last week after an apparent suicide attempt has died...
00:42, 05/04/2019

Navajo County Sheriff’s searching for escaped fugitive in northeastern Arizona Wanted poster for Robert Collins. HEBER, Ariz. – The Navajo County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking an escaped fugitive in northea...
09:28, 09/12/2019

A Single Mother Landed a NASA Internship. But Houston Was a Problem. India Jackson, a doctoral student in physics, landed a coveted NASA internship in Houston. Within 24 hours, a GoFundMe campaign raised enough money t...
00:14, 05/16/2019

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’...
07:14, 05/25/2019

Astros vs. Blue Jays: Wade Miley will keep Houston rolling Bill de Blasio failed to make the cut for the next Democratic debate after just 376,000 viewers tuned into his town hall on CNN. Cartoon Network draw...
01:56, 08/31/2019

Dozens arrested for running alleged Houston 'pill mill' Police arrested dozens of doctors, pharmacists, medical professionals and drug dealers Wednesday for operating a so-called pill mill from the Houston...
07:14, 08/29/2019

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 Marle...
13:28, 05/20/2019