E5TSAR SHORT
Home SportsEconomyBusinessTechnologyEntertainmentHeightsEnergy



What are the most common questions for the bar association's LegalLine?
Business
Published in 5-12-2018
    162 Visits

The Houston Bar Association provided a list of the three most common questions asked at its LegalLine sessions, which offer free legal advice from volunteer attorneys. The sessions are typically hosted on the first and third Wednesdays of the month.

Reference: www.chron.com
Noon Mediterranean restaurants to convert to Daphne's brand
Business
Published in 5-12-2018
    94 Visits

The Houston region's two Noon Mediterranean restaurants will change to Daphne's Mediterranean name next year.

Reference: www.chron.com
Houston commuter costs rank among highest in nation
Business
Published in 5-12-2018
    497 Visits

Houston-area drivers will spend an average of $174,314 on gasoline and vehicle maintenance costs associated with commuting over a lifetime, making the Bayou City the second most expensive place for commuters behind Atlanta and just ahead of Dallas, a new report by EducatedDriver.org showed.

Reference: www.chron.com
Marathon Oil heading to west Houston digs
Business
Published in 5-12-2018
    1002 Visits

After more than three decades in a Galleria-area skyscraper, Marathon Oil Corp. plans to relocate its office to a new building in west Houston when its current lease expires in late 2021.

Reference: www.chron.com
Royal Caribbean to build nearly $100M cruise terminal in Galveston
Business
Published in 5-12-2018
    793 Visits

Royal Caribbean expects to bring some of its largest ships to Galveston after investing close to $100 million to build a new cruise terminal at the Port of Galveston.

Reference: www.chron.com
Tax overhaul may mean more acrimonious divorce negotiations
Economy
Published in 5-12-2018
    605 Visits
NEW YORK - President Donald Trump's tax law could make divorce an even more miserable experience, according to a new survey of the nation's top matrimonial attorneys. Almost two-thirds of respondents said they expect divorce negotiations to become more acrimonious following a change to the tax treatment of alimony, a poll by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers showed. The new law ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
8 things that will be more expensive in August
Economy
Published in 5-12-2018
    549 Visits

As the summer season starts to wind down, you'll find plenty of discounts from retailers that are trying to clear their shelves. But that doesn't mean you're going to score a great deal on everything you see.

Reference: www.chron.com
After Hurricane Harvey, Houston economy grows. But what about next time?
Economy
Published in 5-12-2018
    317 Visits

Regional economic indicators took a little dip last fall after the storm, but have otherwise resumed growth, supported by a healthy national economy and a recovering oil market. But the next storm may not be the same.

Reference: www.chron.com
Texas' robust economic expansion could be slowing
Economy
Published in 5-12-2018
    152 Visits

A slight decline in job growth and a cooling off of the Texas housing market may be signs that the state's robust economic expansion could be starting to slow, according to a report by the Federal Reserve Bank in Dallas.

Reference: www.chron.com
Texas unemployment falls to record low
Economy
Published in 5-12-2018
    728 Visits

The unemployment rate in Texas hit a historic low in October, plunging to 3.7 percent, as the state's employers boosted payrolls for a 28th consecutive month, according to government data.

Reference: www.chron.com
Christmas turkey, fruitcake rocketing toward space station
Technology
Published in 5-12-2018
    851 Visits
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) Christmas turkey is rocketing toward the International Space Station, along with cranberry sauce, candied yams and the obligatory fruitcake. SpaceX launched the holiday shipment on a Falcon 9 rocket, which pierced the clear, chilly sky. The first-stage booster aimed for a touchdown on land back at Cape Canaveral, once its job was done, but ended up smashing into the Atla ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
Brazil warns against sidelining poorer countries on climate
Technology
Published in 5-12-2018
    987 Visits
KATOWICE, Poland (AP) Brazil warned Wednesday against freezing developing nations out of negotiations at the U.N. climate summit, suggesting this could lead to an acrimonious collapse in talks seen in Copenhagen nine years ago. Accusations of backroom deals aren't uncommon at such meetings, where diplomatic huddles often last late into the night. The two-week gathering in Poland is considere ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
The Latest: Poland, Saudi, Brazil get climate booby prizes
Technology
Published in 5-12-2018
    941 Visits
KATOWICE, Poland (AP) The Latest on the two-week U.N. climate meeting in Poland (all times local): 7:10 p.m. Environmental activists are naming Saudi Arabia and Brazil as "fossils of the day" at this year's U.N. climate conference. The Climate Action Network awarded them the dubious honor Wednesday, citing Saudi delegates' efforts to oppose ambitious efforts to curb global warming. The ...>>
Reference: www.chron.com
Disneyland tower suggested as Legionnaires' disease source
Technology
Published in 5-12-2018
    937 Visits

A cooling tower that provides mist to make Disneyland visitors comfortable was the likely source for 22 cases in a Legionnaires' disease outbreak last year near the theme park, a health official testified this week. Most of those who got sick visited the park in the fall of 2017. Disneyland has denied it was the source, pointing to three infected people who had been in the city of Anaheim ...>>

Reference: www.chron.com
Report: Baylor officials did nothing after being notified of assaults
Technology
Published in 5-12-2018
    651 Visits

According to an alleged victim of multiple assaults by an ex-football player, Baylor coach Art Briles and university president Ken Starr did nothing after being informed.

Reference: www.chron.com


Page 8 from 517 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17