6 worst fires in Houston history since 1947
Houston has experienced several devastating fires and explosions.
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Citi Ventures just led a $28 million round for a startup that helps freelancers manage their finances
Citigroup's investment arm led a $28 million funding round in a San Francisco-based software company that helps creative freelancers manage their finances. The investment comes...
9 minutes ago - Business Insider
Willie Cochran resigns as alderman, expected to make new plea in court Thursday
Willie Cochran has resigned as alderman of the 20th Ward and is back in court Thursday where he is expected to make a new plea.
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Swiss police arrest woman, 75, over fatal stabbing of child
BERLIN - Police in the northwestern Swiss city of Basel say they have arrested a 75-year-old woman on suspicion of killing a 7-year-old boy in the street. Basel police said in...
11 minutes ago - The Seattle Times
Road Roundup: What do you think about Capital Boulevard?
The city wants your ideas about Capital Boulevard's future. Citrix Cycle is off to a good start. The state is giving you more opportunities to get a hassle-free REAL ID.
19 minutes ago - WRAL
Four Baltimore mayors press black caucus to help keep Preakness in city, block bill benefiting Laurel Park
Baltimore continued its full-court press to preserve Pimlico Race Course and keep the Preakness Stakes in the city on Thursday, as current and former mayors lobbied the state's...
19 minutes ago - Baltimore Sun
Online trigger warnings are useless, researchers say
Suck it up, snowflakes. Trigger warnings don't work. A new study has discovered that drawing people's attention in advance to potentially disturbing content doesn't ease their...
25 minutes ago - New York Post
Courteney Cox revisited the 'Friends' apartment in New York City: 'Miss those days'
On Wednesday, "Friends" star Courteney Cox shared a video of herself on the corner of Bedford Street and Grove Street in New York City, which fans will recognize it as the...
27 minutes ago - Business Insider
Shelter-in-place issued for Deer Park, Galena Park due to elevated benzene levels at ITC
The shelter-in-place is for the entire city of Deer Park and Galena Park, which has issued the order out of an abundance of caution.
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High school admissions controversy a symptom of a much bigger problem
The low number of black and Latino students in the city's elite high schools suggest a basic unfairness in relying on a single measure of educational potential, experts say.
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Trump complains that 'I didn't get a thank you' for John McCain's funeral
President Donald Trump used a public event in Ohio to complain that he "didn't get a thank you" for his role in John McCain's funeral. "I gave him the kind of funeral that he...
Trump to order colleges to back free speech or lose funding
President Donald Trump is expected to order U.S. colleges to protect free speech on their campuses or risk losing federal funding. White House officials say Trump on Thursday...
New Zealand bans all assault weapons immediately
The ban includes assault rifles, high-capacity magazines and "military style semi-automatic rifles" like the weapons used in last Friday's attacks on two Christchurch mosques.
Dollar General Baby Cough Syrup Recalled Due To Possible Bacteria Contamination
A baby cough syrup sold at Dollar General stores across the country has been recalled due to a possible bacteria contamination. Kingston Pharma, LLC, which manufactures the...
March Madness 2019: NCAA Tournament scores, schedule, how to watch live
Sporting News has you covered on everything you'll need to watch March Madness, from scores, schedules and TV dates for the 2019 NCAA Tournament.
Trust your gut with first-round March Madness picks
Because a bracket isn't enough action. Nevada (-2) over Florida: After opening with a 24-1 record, Nevada lost almost all of its early-season Final Four backers by dropping...
March Madness 2019: Kentucky's PJ Washington out for first round vs. Abilene...
Coach John Calipari confirmed Washington will be out Thursday, but said the sophomore only has a sprained foot, not a fracture.
Ichiro says goodbye to adoring fans; Mariners beat A's in 12
TOKYO - Ichiro Suzuki was showered with cheers and chants Thursday night while taking his final bow in a magnificent career that lasted nearly three decades when the Seattle...
Ford names Amazon and Snap veteran Tim Stone as new CFO, continuing the...
Longtime Ford exec Bob Shanks is retiring after over 40 years with the automaker. He's being succeeded by Tim Stone, who spent 20 years at Amazon before a brief stint at Snap...
US average mortgage rates fall; 30-year at 4.28 percent
WASHINGTON - U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell this week, giving an incentive to potential buyers as the spring homebuying season opens. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the...