Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
houston

Shape Up Houston – CultureMap Houston

Shape Up HoustonCultureMap HoustonShape Up Houston is hoping to do just what its name states: To shape this city up. The nonprofit organization, founded in 2012 by business executive and civic leader Lan Bentsen, is working to reduce the high level of obesity in the greater Houston … …read more Source: Houston News From Google

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
houston

33 displaced after 3-alarm apartment fire in SW Houston – KPRC Houston

KPRC HoustonCRASH WAS TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL WITH CRITICAL INJURIES. A CHAOTIC SCENE IN SOUTHWEST HOUSTON AS FIREFIGHTERS WORKED TO CONTROL A MASSIVE APARTMENT FIRE, POLICE WERE CALLED IN TO CONTROL THE CROWD.SW Houston apartment fire out, but extensive damage leftChron.comTempers flare after 3-alarm apartment fire in SW HoustonKHOUThree-alarm fire destroys SW Houston apartmentsKTRK-TV all […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
ukraine

Ukraine Crisis Takes Toll on Germany’s Economy, Powerhouse of the Eurozone – New York Times

New York TimesThe eurozone G.D.P. report, to be released Thursday by the European Union statistical agency, Eurostat, is based on data from before the latest tensions over Ukraine, and before the sanctions against Russia for its involvement in the crisis began to be …Germany’s Economic Growth At Risk From Ukraine, Middle East CrisesWall Street JournalGerman […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Barack Obama

Obama calls Turkey’s next president Erdogan for first time in months – RT

RTThis file photo shows US President Barack Obama and Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan make their way through the Colonnade for a joint press conference in the Rose Garden of the White House on May 16, 2013 in Washington, DC. (AFP Photo …Obama congratulates Turkey’s Erdogan on presidential winwww.worldbulletin.netERDOĞAN HAS HISTORIC OPPORTUNITY TO FURTHER […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
houston

SW Houston apartment fire out, but extensive damage left – Chron.com

SW Houston apartment fire out, but extensive damage leftChron.comHouston Fire Department says 16 units battling a three alarm fire at a southwest Houston apartment complex have successfully contained the blaze. Initial HFD reports stated one child had been rescued from the building at 9303 Woodfair, other residents …Child rescued from 3-alarm apartment fire in SW […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
houston

Houston energy company says worker slaying in Egypt isolated – KPRC Houston

KPRC HoustonTexas-based energy company Apache Corp. says it believes the carjack-slaying of one of its supervisors in the western Egyptian desert was an isolated incident. Spokesman Bill Mintz didn’t provide details on how the company made the assessment. He also …Houston energy company worker killed in EgyptKHOU all 83 news articles …read more Source: Houston […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Barack Obama

US Senators Praise Indonesia as Growing Democratic Nation – Jakarta Globe

US Senators Praise Indonesia as Growing Democratic NationJakarta GlobeUS Senators John McCain, second from left, and Sheldon Whitehouse, left, meet with Sidarto Dhanusubroto of the People’s Consultative Assembly (MPR), fourth from right, and Hajrianto Tohari, third from right, at the House of Representatives building in … and more …read more Source: President Barack Obama White […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
houston

LSU’s baseball team learns its opponents at the Houston College Classic – The Times-Picayune – NOLA.com

The Times-Picayune – NOLA.comIn one of its best non-conference weekends of next season and over the last several years, LSU will take on Baylor, Houston and Nebraska over three days at Minute Maid Park. The Tigers head to Houston for a March 6 game against the Bears at 3:35 p.m., …Houston College Classic Announces 2015 […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
health

Resistance Exercise for Women? – Bryan-College Station Eagle (blog)

Resistance Exercise for Women?Bryan-College Station Eagle (blog)Continuing this week with another bright student in Sports Medicine is an article about the common misconception about women and resistance training by Mr. Vincent Chen, B.S. To learn why women should indeed incorporate resistance training into their … …read more Source: Women Fitness News By Google News

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Barack Obama

Thoughtful, Prudent and Faltering: The Paradox of Obama – The American Prospect

The American ProspectPresident Barack Obama meets with advisors in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Aug. … He gives the kind of well-considered responses that suggest a president who carefully engages with truly difficult policy conundrums. … He praised “the … and more …read more Source: President Barack Obama White House News From Google […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
houston

Big Lake incorporation effort creates conflict with Houston annexation plans – Anchorage Daily News

Big Lake incorporation effort creates conflict with Houston annexation plansAnchorage Daily NewsKnikatnu last year started the process of having the parcel annexed into Houston because of “potential for preferred zoning” and a significantly lower tax rate than what’s offered by the Mat-Su Borough as well as the “future city” of Big Lake … …read more […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Boston

6 Ways Robin Williams Touched the Greater Boston Community – Boston.com

Boston.comWilliams won an Academy Awards for his portrayal of rough-edged, Boston community college therapist Sean Maguire in “Good Will Hunting” (1997). The role was a departure from his comedic portrayals in films like “Mrs. Doubtfire” (1993) and “Flubber” …Actor Robin Williams Left Mark On City Of BostonCBS LocalRobin Williams’s career highlightsBoston GlobeRobin Williams remains a […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Barack Obama

Obama Mum On Mike Brown, Ferguson Riots, But Praises Robin Williams … – International Business Times

International Business TimesOn Sunday, Brown supporters launched a White House petition calling on Obama to issue a statement on all three killings and demand congressional action. Late Monday afternoon, when the president made brief remarks about new developments in Iraq, … and more …read more Source: President Barack Obama White House News From Google News

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
houston

Houston Texans QBs struggle in opener – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comHOUSTON (AP) Ryan Fitzpatrick stepped back and telegraphed a pass that cornerback Brandon Harris intercepted along the sideline in a team drill on Monday. Coach Bill O’Brien immediately replaced Fitzpatrick with Case Keenum, who promptly threw a …Houston Texans Vs. Arizona Cardinals: What To Look ForHouse of HoustonArizona routs Houston in Texans’ debut for O’Brien, […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Barack Obama

Here’s Where The 2016 Candidates Stand On The Airstrikes In Iraq – Business Insider

Business InsiderIn the piece, Clinton criticized President Barack Obama for not being more proactive in fighting ISIS by arming a moderate opposition to the Syrian regime. Several of the Republicans openly exploring 2016 White House bids combined their support for the … and more …read more Source: President Barack Obama White House News From Google […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
houston

Police: 6 Killed in Houston-Area Police Chase – ABC News

ABC NewsAuthorities say six people have been killed, including a family of four, when an SUV speeding from police struck another vehicle southeast of Houston. Dickinson police Capt. Jay Jaekel (jay-KEL) says 23-year-old Juan Garcia Ahuezoteco (a-way-ZOE-tecko) …Six killed after high-speed police chase ends in crash in League CityChron.com6 killed in Houston-area police chaseKXAN.com6 Killed […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
houston

Minnesota Twins (52-64) at Houston Astros (49-68), 8:10 pm (ET) – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.com(SportsNetwork.com) – Lefty Tommy Milone makes his first start with Minnesota since coming over in a July trade when the Twins visit Minute Maid Park on Monday night for the first of three games with the Houston Astros. Milone was a member of the …Twins-Astros PreviewCBSSports.com all 98 news articles …read more Source: Houston News […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
houston

Houston Restaurant Weeks’ tipping debate: And why most waitresses & waiters … – CultureMap Houston

Houston Restaurant Weeks’ tipping debate: And why most waitresses & waiters …CultureMap HoustonHouston Restaurant Weeks is in full swing. One of the greatest things to happen on the Houston dining scene, this fundraiser allows folks to sample different restaurant menus they might not otherwise try, at reduced prices, and a portion of the meal … […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
houston

Arizona Cardinals rout Houston Texans to open preseason – azcentral.com

azcentral.comOn the three returns, Houston started possessions at its 18-, 13- and 16-yard lines. Defensively, the Cardinals stymied the Texans’ starters, and inside linebacker Kevin Minter tipped a pass that resulted in an interception by Antonio Cromartie. Minter …Houston Texans Vs. Arizona Cardinals: What To Look ForHouse of HoustonCardinals Rock Texans In Clowney’s DebutESPN (blog)Arizona […]

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
houston

Closed plant in SE Houston still concerns nearby residents – KTRK-TV

Closed plant in SE Houston still concerns nearby residentsKTRK-TVThe CES Environmental Systems plant closed down years ago but residents living nearby feel the plant is still a public danger. Holding signs and wearing masks, residents who live near the former CES Environmental Services building on Griggs and …Protesters urge hasty cleanup at abandoned chemical plantChron.com […]