Trump expected to sign new travel ban order 

JULIE PACE, Associated Press JILL COLVIN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A revised executive order temporarily barring the entry of people from certain Muslim-majority countries and halting the nation’s refugee program is set to go to President Donald Trump soon. A White House official says plans to roll out the order are on track for […]

New Exxon chief enters the market, cautiously 

DAVID KOENIG, AP Business Writer HOUSTON (AP) — Darren Woods, the new CEO of Exxon Mobil, is a veteran of the more cautious refining side of the oil business who is likely to focus relentlessly on controlling costs. Woods may take a more hesitant approach to deal-making than his predecessor, Rex Tillerson, who hailed from […]

Mr. Clark goes to Austin

Austin, March 6 – Montgomery County Precinct 4 Commissioner Jim Clark is traveling to the Austin State Capitol for four days to meet with the Texas Legislature for property tax relief and other issues important to East Montgomery County as well as the County as a whole. Clark intends to meet with representatives from Montgomery […]

KPRC Channel 2 to run special interview of County Commissioner Noack criticizing high speed rail: “abuse of eminent domain”

KPRC Channel 2 to run special interview of County Commissioner Noack criticizing high speed rail: “abuse of eminent domain”

The Woodlands, March 5 – Precinct 3 County Commissioner James Noack will appear in a special interview on KPRC Channel 2 News at 10 p.m., CST, Monday, March 6, 2017, to criticize the proposed high speed rail project which the Texas Legislature is considering for central Texas. Although the project would be privately owned and […]

Seoul: North Korea fires ballistic missiles into ocean 

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Monday fired “several” banned ballistic missiles that flew about 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) into waters off its east coast, South Korea’s military said, an apparent reaction to huge military drills by Washington and Seoul that Pyongyang insists are an invasion rehearsal. It was not immediately clear what […]

Johnson wins in Mexico in debut as No. 1 player in the world 

DOUG FERGUSON, AP Golf Writer   MEXICO CITY (AP) — Dustin Johnson didn’t flinch when a challenge arrived out of nowhere Sunday, playing mistake-free over the final five holes to win the Mexico Championship in his debut as the No. 1 player in the world. Johnson’s four-shot lead going to the back nine turned into […]

Deutsche Bank to raise $8.5 billion to help restructure firm 

KEN SWEET, AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — European banking giant Deutsche Bank announced plans to raise at least $8.5 billion in capital and sell off a stake in its asset management business, in a move to help shore up the troubled German firm. Deutsche Bank will issue 687.5 million new shares later this […]

Woodlands Marathon official leads runners off course at start, threatens Boston Marathon qualifying

The Woodlands, March 5 – The Woodlands Marathon Management, which presented and officiated the March 4, 2017, Woodlands Marathon, has acknowledged that it discovered that the lead motorcycle inadvertently directed the lead group to skip the second turn on the full marathon course. This error cut 0.8 miles off of the official certified USA Track […]