California’s travel ban could impact sports in Texas – Chron.com

Chron.com California's travel ban could impact sports in TexasChron.comCurrently scheduled college athletic events in Texas involving California public schools are safe after a California ruling banning state-sponsored travel to Texas. On Thursday, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said Texas and three other …Texas to California on travel ban: Get a lifeHouston ChronicleAttorney General Becerra: Alabama, […]

Yemen Now Faces ‘The Worst Cholera Outbreak In The World,’ UN Says – NPR

NPR Yemen Now Faces 'The Worst Cholera Outbreak In The World,' UN SaysNPRSeized by violence and teetering on the edge of famine, Yemen is grappling with another danger that threatens to outpace them both: cholera. "We are now facing the worst cholera outbreak in the world," international health authorities said in a …The horrors of […]

Italy Rushes to Approve Decree Law to Keep Two Veneto Banks Open – Bloomberg

Bloomberg Italy Rushes to Approve Decree Law to Keep Two Veneto Banks OpenBloombergItaly is rushing to approve emergency rules outlining liquidation procedures for two failed banks in the northern Veneto region in time for them to open on Monday. The government is set on Sunday to approve a decree law setting up rules that would […]

Sen. Hall, Rep. Holland speak on 85th Texas Legislative Session … – Blue Ribbon News

Blue Ribbon News Sen. Hall, Rep. Holland speak on 85th Texas Legislative Session …Blue Ribbon NewsState Senator Bob Hall gives an update on the 85th Texas Legislative Session at the Rockwall Chamber Partnership Breakfast on Thursday, June 15, at the …House Speaker Joe Straus not falling in line with Abbott, Patrick …San Antonio Express-News (subscription)Abbott's pen […]

Fire Marshal Williams, Commissioner Clark lead successful Tamina Community Safety Day

Conroe, June 25 – Montgomery County Fire Marshal Jimmy Williams and Precinct 4 County Commissioner Jim Clark organized and led a successful Tamina Community Safety Day on Saturday, June 24, 2017, at the Tamina Community Park. A couple of hundred people attended the event which featured firefighters, First Responders, and emergency medical service workers who […]

County Attorney Lambright to request Commissioners Court to approve budget-neutral organizational changes in County Attorney’s Office

County Attorney Lambright to request Commissioners Court to approve budget-neutral organizational changes in County Attorney’s Office

Image: Left to right, County Attorney J.D. Lambright, Conroe ISD President Melanie Pryor Bush, and Montgomery County Republican Women Director Alice Lantier Melancon, at Montgomery County Republican Women’s June, 2017, Monthly Luncheon. Conroe, June 25 – While County Attorney J.D. Lambright has submitted a 5% reduction in his proposed Fiscal Year 2018 Budget for the […]

UK Parliament investigates cyberattack on user accounts

LONDON (AP) — British officials were investigating a cyberattack Saturday on the country’s Parliament after discovering “unauthorized attempts to access parliamentary user accounts.” A statement from the House of Commons said that as a precaution, remote email access for members has been disabled in order to protect the network from hackers. “As a result, some […]

Koch chief says health care bill insufficiently conservative

COLORADO SPRING, Colo. (AP) — Chief lieutenants in the Koch brothers’ political network lashed out at the Senate Republican health care bill on Saturday as not conservative enough, becoming a powerful outside critic as GOP leaders try to rally support for their plan among rank-and-file Republicans. Tim Phillips, who leads Americans For Prosperity, the Koch […]

Trump admin OKs drone sale to India, manufacturer says

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has authorized the sale of unarmed surveillance drones to India, the manufacturer said Friday, as the two nations’ leaders prepare for their first face-to-face meeting. India initiated its request to buy 22 Guardian MQ-9B unmanned aircraft for maritime surveillance last year. The deal is estimated to be worth about […]