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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - A utility facing severe financial pressure amid speculation its equipment may have sparked a deadly Northern California wildfire asked U.S. energy regulators last month for permission to raise its customers' monthly bills to harden its system against wildfires and deliver a sizable increase in profits to shareholders
In an October filing with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Pacific Gas & Electric Co…

Escambia County Sheriff's Office officials in Florida are up to their necks in comments and shares after posting details about a recent arrest on their Facebook page Tuesday.

Houston quarterback D'Eriq King has been ruled out for the second half with a knee injury.

University of Houston regents selected a 43-acre tract of undeveloped land at the university's southeast corner over property in the Texas Medical Center for its planned medical school, which would be the first new college in Houston to train doctors in nearly half a century.

For more than a year, the U.S. Department of Justice has been quietly probing Harris County's troubled juvenile justice system, according to interviews and emails reviewed by the Houston Chronicle.
The federal scrutiny coming from the Civil Rights Division appears through questions and emails to be zeroing in on long-standing problems in local justice, including racial disparities in sentencing and allegations of a "pay-to-play" system that favors certain court-appointed attorneys.

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Senate rejected an effort Thursday to block $300 million in weapon sales to Bahrain, but there's growing unease in Congress about the U.S. role supporting the Saudi Arabia-led coalition's military campaign in Yemen
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., forced the vote to send a message to President Donald Trump that the United States is "done with the war in Yemen." Facing a veto threat from the White House, the resolution failed 77-21.
But Paul, who remains close to Trump, is…

NEW YORK - Boston's Mookie Betts and Milwaukee's Christian Yelich were runaway winners of the Most Valuable Player awards after the 26-year-old outfielders each led their teams to first-place finishes with dominant seasons that included batting titles. Betts received 28 first-place votes and 410 points from the Baseball Writers' Association of America in balloting announced Thursday. Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout, a two-time MVP, followed…

Experts say accidental shootings and suicides are less likely in homes where firearms are safely locked away, according to Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez.

(Bloomberg) -- Thanksgiving is unquestionably America's greatest food holiday. Yet much of the meal invites controversy. Not everyone is a fan of roasted turkey. Stuffing ingredients are contentious. The debate over the proper potato to mash-regular or sweet-will outlive us all
Less controversial is the question of pie. We may quibble over the specifics-fruit vs. custard, or whether pecan should be accompanied by chocolate-but there's generally…

10 years later, humanities degrees are in decline as students choose subjects with clearer career paths.

Natural disasters have been extremely tumultuous for many homeowners across the country, navigating a year full of hurricanes, fires and tornadoes. In response to these threats, Fannie Mae has now teamed up with Clearpoint Credit Counseling Solutions to expand its current relief options for homeowners.

Concerned about getting a job with a misdemeanor on your record? Do you know the answers to questions like, “Will a misdemeanor affect a background check?” and “Do misdemeanor charges go away?” Thiessen Law Firm has created a blog which may help you.

Silver Mirror, a facial bar, and WTHN, a health and wellness company, took spaces at ABS Real Estate Partners' 20 West 22nd Street.

The Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) has greatly increased its activity around cybersecurity initiatives and medical devices. As we approach the end of

AGENTS Gansett Green Manor, located on 273 Main Street in Amagansett, a hamlet in East Hampton, has been listed for $6.9 million by Dana Forbes at Sotheby’s. For the last 50 years the manor has been operated as a hotel and wedding and event venue. Situated on the two-acre property are several historic buildings, including an Innkeeper’s Cottage that dates back about 125 years and was previously used as the main farmhouse. The property itself was once used by the Schellenger family, who…

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Yesterday, after a marathon 5 hour meeting of the UK Cabinet, the UK Government announced that a deal had been reached with the EU27 on the UK’s withdrawal from the EU together with the outline of a political declaration on the UK’s future relationship with the EU.

Located at the intersection of Flushing Avenue and Navy Street, Admirals Row will be a mixed-used development with the first Wegmans Supermarket in the city

Charles Copeland recalls helping a bunch of East Village renagades install solar panels and a windmill on an abandoned apartment building, leading a charge for energy conservation

Warehouse complex will store food, consumer products, household goods - everything the insatiable online shopper could ever want.

With as many as 100,000 gang members operating in Texas and multiple cartels using Texas borders as smuggling points, the Lone Star State has no shortage of gang-related violence and drug trafficking.

★★★★★ Action got to my home by 11pm and had it all working by 12:30 am. Did a great job
Garage Door came off track on a Saturday evening. Caused pulleys, cables and springs to be broken.

Waypoint is moving into managing student properties. "It's a growing industry because people feel like it's recession-proof," said Waypoint Student Living Senior Vice President Jason White.