Trump administration to probe China’s alleged hi-tech theft – The Australian

The Australian Trump administration to probe China's alleged hi-tech theftThe AustralianThe Trump administration has announced plans to pressure China over alleged intellectual property theft, adding the threat of trade retaliation to an ongoing campaign seeking greater co-operation from Beijing in the North Korean nuclear crisis. Aides …Commentary: Outdated, unilateral US trade tools against China set […]

Montgomery County Judge Doyal utilizes agendas to hide County business in sharp contrast to his predecessor

Conroe, August 13 – As his four-year term has progressed, Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal has come to shroud the County government in a great cloak of secrecy. The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, has completed a careful study of 2014 agendas during the term of former County Judge Alan B. Sadler to […]

Texas Senate panel OKs $1.5 billion cut from House school finance bill – Austin American-Statesman

Austin American-Statesman Texas Senate panel OKs $1.5 billion cut from House school finance billAustin American-StatesmanState Sen. Larry Taylor, R-Friendswood, lays out a new version of House Bill 21 on Friday that would inject $311 million into the public education system over the next two years instead of $1.8 billion as the House had proposed. Tom […]

State of emergency declared amid violence at Charlottesville’s ‘Unite the Right’ rally – CNN

CNN State of emergency declared amid violence at Charlottesville's 'Unite the Right' rallyCNNCharlottesville, Virginia (CNN) [Breaking news update, published at 12:10 p.m. ET]. Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has declared a state of emergency "to aid state response to violence" ahead of Saturday's "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville …Violent clashes between white nationalists and counterprotesters […]