World Health Organization approves 1st quick test for Ebola
YourHoustonNews.com / Fri, 20 Feb 2015 19:29:00 -0600
BERLIN — The World Health Organization said Friday it has approved a quick test for Ebola that will dramatically cut the time it takes to determine — with reasonable accuracy — whether someone is infe
Lawyers: Detained immigrant families in Texas offered bonds
YourHoustonNews.com / Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:54:00 -0600
DALLAS — Attorneys say the federal government is loosening its crackdown on offering bonds for Central American immigrant mothers and children seeking asylum in the U.S., a shift that comes after a fe
Golden Girls host annual pancake supper
YourHoustonNews.com / Tue, 17 Feb 2015 23:00:00 -0600
Hundreds of Conroe High School students, staff and parents showed up Tuesday night to lend their support to a growing organization.
BOYS HOOPS: The Woodlands boys face Klein Forest in 6A playoffs
YourHoustonNews.com / Mon, 23 Feb 2015 20:00:00 -0600
THE WOODLANDS – When Klein Forest meets its bi-district opponent, The Woodlands, in the opening round of the 6A boys basketball playoffs Tuesday evening, they’ll come to the floor with the expectation
Another arrest in MISD drug crackdown
YourHoustonNews.com / Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:47:00 -0600
Another Montgomery County teenager was arrested Wednesday as law enforcement continues to unearth a mounting drug problem in Montgomery ISD.
Gov. Abbott won’t set end date on National Guard mission
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 18 Feb 2015 21:34:00 -0600
AUSTIN — Republican Gov. Greg Abbott predicted Wednesday that Texas and 25 other states would keep prevailing against President Barack Obama’s executive actions on immigration but refused to put a dea
Police: Suspect bragged about Las Vegas road-rage killing
YourHoustonNews.com / Fri, 20 Feb 2015 19:46:00 -0600
LAS VEGAS — The teenage neighbor arrested in what has been described as the road-rage slaying of a Las Vegas mother boasted about the shooting and told friends that he emptied several clips from his s
Congress tries 1-week bill to keep Homeland Security open
YourHoustonNews.com / Fri, 27 Feb 2015 20:53:00 -0600
WASHINGTON — On a day of high drama, the Republican-controlled Congress struggled into the night Friday to pass emergency legislation to keep the Homeland Security Department in full funding for one w
CISD selects architect for potential bond
YourHoustonNews.com / Tue, 17 Feb 2015 23:01:00 -0600
Conroe ISD is one step closer to building a new high school.
Keeping up appearances!
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 01 Mar 2015 21:59:00 -0600
Thirty-eight years ago, I built a deck between the garage and house. Last Saturday, I hired my friend Alonzo to tear it down and replace it. Something I’d built so long ago, which served us so well, w
South Montgomery County murder trial in jury’s hands
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 25 Feb 2015 20:53:00 -0600
Prosecutors and defense attorneys rested their respective cases Wednesday in the murder trial against a man accused of beating a bar patron to death at a nightclub in Spring more than two years ago.
Guard troops staying on border, but some question mission
YourHoustonNews.com / Fri, 20 Feb 2015 20:58:00 -0600
McALLEN — On U.S. 83, the highway that hugs the southern stretch of the Texas-Mexico border, law enforcement is everywhere.
In a bind, Republicans offer vote on Homeland Security bill
YourHoustonNews.com / Tue, 24 Feb 2015 18:53:00 -0600
WASHINGTON — A partial agency shutdown looming, Senate Republicans offered Tuesday to permit a vote on Homeland Security funding legislation stripped of immigration provisions backed by conservatives
Astros’ Castro hoping for offensive bounce back
YourHoustonNews.com / Tue, 24 Feb 2015 22:30:00 -0600
KISSIMMEE, Fla. — Although he’ll turn 28 this June, Jason Castro has really only played two full seasons in the major leagues.
UCLA says more than 100 may have encountered ‘superbug’
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 18 Feb 2015 20:38:00 -0600
LOS ANGELES — A potentially deadly “superbug” resistant to antibiotics infected seven patients, including two who died, and more than 100 others were exposed at a Southern California hospital through
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