Texas Woman finds tiger in house, tells dispatch: ‘I’m not lying’

1 of 5 In this Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 photo, a tiger that was found in a Southeast Houston residence awaits transport to a rescue facility at the BARC Animal Shelter and Adoptions building in Houston. A woman who called Houston's non-emergency dispatch line after discovering a tiger inside a cage at an abandoned home [...]

2019-02-14T23:08:23+00:00February 14th, 2019|

Amazon dumps NYC headquarters and its promised 25,000 jobs

1 of 8 People stand in the lobby for Amazon offices Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, in New York. Amazon will not build a new headquarters in New York City, a stunning reversal to an ambitious plan that would have brought an estimated 25,000 jobs to the city. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan) NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon [...]

2019-02-14T22:57:26+00:00February 14th, 2019|

Senate OKs border deal; Trump will sign, declare emergency

1 of 7 Graphic shows existing border fence and barriers built and apprehensions by border sector; 3c x 4 1/2 inches; 146 mm x 114 mm; WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate resoundingly approved a border security compromise Thursday that ignores most of President Donald Trump’s demands for building a wall with Mexico but would prevent [...]

2019-02-14T22:51:28+00:00February 14th, 2019|

No escape? El Chapo likely off to ‘prison of all prisons’

1 of 8 FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2007, file photo, guard towers loom over the administrative maximum security federal prison called Supermax near Florence, Colo. Experts say the drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, who will be sentenced on June 25, 2019, for smuggling enormous amounts of narcotics into the U.S and having [...]

2019-02-13T15:02:10+00:00February 13th, 2019|

NYC man arrested for death of woman found packed into suitcase

Valerie Reyes was found packed into a suitcase in Connecticut on February 5. Photo courtesy Greenwich Police Department Feb. 13 (UPI) -- An ex-boyfriend has been arrested in connection to the killing of a woman whose body was found stuffed in a suitcase last week in Connecticut, police said. Queens resident Javier Da Silva was arrested [...]

2019-02-13T14:52:30+00:00February 13th, 2019|

National debt surpasses $22T for first time in U.S. history

By Daniel Uria  (0) The national debt surpassed $22 trillion for the first time in U.S. history, according to data released by the Treasury Department. File Photo by Roger L. Wollenberg/UPI | License Photo Feb. 12 (UPI) -- The gross national debt surpassed $22 trillion for the first time in U.S. history, according to data released by [...]

2019-02-13T14:46:49+00:00February 13th, 2019|

Browns give Kareem Hunt 2nd chance, hope he stays inbounds

File- This Nov. 19, 2018, file photo shows Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt in action during the second half of an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Rams in Los Angeles. The lasting image of Kareem Hunt’s second NFL season wasn’t him stiff-arming a linebacker, shedding a tackle or barreling over a [...]

2019-02-12T16:19:24+00:00February 12th, 2019|

Budget deal allows far less money than Trump wanted for wall

1 of 9 President Donald Trump speaks during a rally in El Paso, Texas, Monday, Feb. 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional negotiators reached agreement to prevent a government shutdown and finance construction of new barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border, overcoming a late-stage hang-up over immigration enforcement issues that had threatened to [...]

2019-02-12T16:05:59+00:00February 12th, 2019|

Depression 101: Dallas schoolkids learn about mental health

1 of 9 In this Nov. 15, 2018 photo, students participate in a Youth Aware of Mental Health session at Uplift Hampton Preparatory School in Dallas. University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center offers the program to schools to help educate students about mental health and suicide prevention. Part of the program includes the students participating [...]

2019-02-10T16:16:27+00:00February 10th, 2019|

Volunteers ready US aid set for Venezuela as Maduro digs in

1 of 12 A Venezuelan volunteer places a bag of USAID humanitarian aid for storage at a warehouse next to the Tienditas International Bridge, near Cucuta, Colombia, on the border with Venezuela, Friday, Feb. 8, 2019. Trucks carrying U.S. humanitarian aid destined for Venezuela arrived Thursday at the Colombian border, where opposition leaders vowed to [...]

2019-02-10T16:08:54+00:00February 10th, 2019|