Activists on both sides of abortion issue protest across the US – Business Insider

Business Insider Activists on both sides of abortion issue protest across the USBusiness InsiderNEW YORK (Reuters) – Antiabortion groups have called demonstrations at more than 200 Planned Parenthood locations throughout the United States on Saturday to urge Congress and President Donald Trump to strip the women's health provider of federal …Protesters call to defund Planned Parenthood […]

Former AIG Executives Reach Settlement in Accounting Fraud Case – New York Times

New York Times Former AIG Executives Reach Settlement in Accounting Fraud CaseNew York TimesMaurice Greenberg, right, the former chief of A.I.G., with David Boies, his lawyer, leaving New York State Supreme Court in 2016. Credit Louis Lanzano for The New York Times. Maurice R. Greenberg, the former chief executive of American International …Ex-AIG CEO Greenberg […]

US stock indexes extend climb into record heights ALEX VEIGA, AP Business Writer Wall Street capped a week of milestones Friday with a rally that pushed the major stock indexes to all-time highs for the second day in a row. Small-company stocks did better than larger ones, nudging the Russell 2000 index to a record […]

Woodlands RDRC, Village Association Elections Voting Begins Monday

THE WOODLANDS, TEXAS (February 10, 2017) – The February 2017 Residential Design Review Committee and Village Association elections have been set for Saturday, February 18, 2017, with convenience voting beginning on Monday, February 13, 2017. Voting for contested positions on the Alden Bridge Residential Design Review Committee, the Creekside Park Residential Design Review Committee, Grogan’s […]

6.7 Earthquake Rocks Philippines, At Least 126 Casualties

SURIGAO, Philippines (AP) — A powerful nighttime earthquake in the southern Philippines killed at least six people and injured more than 120, with officials combing through cracked buildings and nearby towns Saturday to check on the damage and other possible casualties. The magnitude 6.7 quake roused residents from their sleep late Friday in Surigao del […]

Murder at Captain D’s in Porter, Sheriff, Other Authorities Investigating

Porter, February 11 – Sheriff Rand Henderson’s Department is investigating the murder of Pete Figueroa, Jr., a 49-year-old Hispanic male from Harris County, Texas (a suburb of Montgomery County). On February 7, 2017, at 12:21 am, Deputies from the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office along with Deputies from Montgomery County Precinct 4 Constables Office were dispatched to […]

Official: $4B bond meant as jab at trend of exorbitant bonds 

DAVID WARREN, Associated Press DALLAS (AP) — A Texas court official said Friday that she imposed a $4 billion bond on a murder suspect as a jab at a “broken” judicial system that too often sets bond so high that defendants are forced to remain in jail. Bell County Justice of the Peace Claudia Brown […]

The next steps in the legal fight over Trump’s travel ban 

SAM HANANEL, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has promised more legal action after a federal appeals court refused to reinstate his ban on travelers from seven predominantly Muslim nations. Trump tweeted “SEE YOU IN COURT” after the decision came out Thursday, but what he has in mind remains to be seen. Trump […]

“You Don’t Have to Worry About Spending Tax Money When You’re Not Paying It”: J.D. “Ice Man” Lambright Had Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars of Federal Tax Liens Which He Failed to Disclose While Running for and Serving as County Attorney

“You Don’t Have to Worry About Spending Tax Money When You’re Not Paying It”: J.D. “Ice Man” Lambright Had Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars of Federal Tax Liens Which He Failed to Disclose While Running for and Serving as County Attorney

Conroe, February 11 – J.D. Lambright failed to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars in federal taxes, including federal withholding and employment taxes for his employees, and failed to disclose his failure to pay those taxes while running for Montgomery County Attorney. The United States Internal Revenue Service had filed Federal Tax Liens against Lambright […]