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9:35 p.m. (CDT)Officials in a Texas city about 35 miles southwest of Houston have ordered the evacuation of about 50 flood-threatened homes near the Brazos River.The city of Rosenberg says the mandatory evacuation took effect at 9 p.m. CD ...more

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police say NBA star John Wall was kicked off a flight in Las Vegas on Tuesday after a disturbance was reported.Las Vegas police said Friday that the Washington Wizards' All-Star point guard was with a group of people on an Ameri ...more

Reuters News - 12 mins ago

(Reuters) - Cypress Semiconductor Corp raised its offer to buy Integrated Silicon Solution Inc to $20.25 per share, beating Uphill Investment Co's increased offer made earlier on Friday. The offer is the latest step in a battle to acquire IS ...more

AP News - 12 mins ago

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Authorities have reopened seven miles of Southern California beach that were shut down three days ago when balls of oily goo washed ashore.A.J. Lester of the Los Angeles County Fire Department's Lifeguard Division ...more

AP News - 19 mins ago

CHICAGO (AP) — Former Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock has reimbursed the U.S. government for the cost of auto mileage, office redecoration and a flight to Chicago Bears game.Disbursement records released Friday by the U.S. House show Schock re ...more

AP News - 33 mins ago

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons waived linebacker Prince Shembo on Friday, shortly after he was charged with aggravated animal cruelty.Police in suburban Gwinnett County said Shembo was charged after his then-girlfriend's dog died ...more

AP News - 36 mins ago

BOSTON (AP) — It's disgusting enough to put you off snow cones for the rest of the summer.A Boston public works official says the towering piles of filthy snow left over from the city's record-setting winter are even more grotesque than most peo ...more

AP News - 51 mins ago

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — James Holmes said his "mind was kind of falling apart" and he began to have homicidal thoughts months before he killed 12 people and injured 70 others in a Colorado movie theater, according to a video excerpt presented Friday a ...more

AP News - 51 mins ago

CLEVELAND (AP) — While acknowledging he can't appeal an acquittal, an Ohio prosecutor says a judge made serious errors before finding a Cleveland police officer not guilty in the deaths of two suspects, and he wants an appeals court to order the judge ...more

AP News - 52 mins ago

HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii man was killed Friday after he was apparently impaled by the bill of a fish, officials said.Witnesses at Honokohau Harbor in Kailua-Kona reported that a man in his 40s jumped from the pier in an apparent attempt to catch ...more