Articles Tagged “United States”

  • SHSU To Host African World Documentary Film Festival

    Sam Houston State University’s film production program will host the Africa World Documentary Film Festival today in observance of Black History Month. The film festival will begin at noon in the Lowman Student Center Theater.…

  • Obama to Visit U-S Mosque

    President Barak Hussein Obama will be visiting a Mosque in Baltimore County tomorrow . It will be his first visit to a mosque located in the United States while president. He will be speak to…

  • U-S Requests Release of Vladimir Bacallao from Cuban Jail

    This past July the United States established diplomatic relations with Cuba. So, now that that’s happened, how are things going with human rights in the island nation just south of us? In a state department…

  • Holiday Cooking Hazards

    It’s the time of the year where a lot of time is spent cooking those holiday meals. New Waverly Volunteer Fire Department Captain Jimmy Williams tells us, “Cooking is our number one cause of fires…

  • Prime Minister Netanyahu Speaks To UN

    On Thursday it was obvious, of course, that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was not pleased with the United States’ recent nuclear deal with Iran as he addressed the United Nations General Assembly . .…

  • Pope Visits Castro In Cuba

    Pope Frances met with Fidel Castro this weekend during his visit to Cuba. The visit was described as “intimate and familial.” The meeting which lasted about a half-an-hour followed a mass in Havana’s Revolution Square.…

  • Plot Against Pope Disrupted

    Sunday, on “ABC This Week,” Head of the Homeland Security Committee, Texas Congressman Mike McCaul, said the U-S has “disrupted one particular case” of a plot against Pope Francis in advance to his visit to…

  • Same-Sex Marriage Licenses To Be Issued

    Following the Supreme Court decision making same-sex marriages legal in all 50 states, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said county clerks in Texas who have religious objections to same-sex marriage can opt out of issuing…

  • “Light It Up Blue”

    Light It Up Blue is dedicated to raising awareness of autism in the U.S. Autism Speaks, an autism research and education organization, announced the launch of the inaugural Light It Up Blue campaign in 2010.…

  • Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl Charged With Desertion

    Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, who was reported to have left his Afghanistan post and later wound up being held by the Taliban for five years, is now being charged with desertion and misbehavior before the enemy.…