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From trash bags to kitchen appliances, here's a slew of household staples that are about to get more expensive

Shoppers are seen wearing masks while shopping at a Walmart store, in North Brunswick, New Jersey, on July 20, 2020. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz Several companies including Procter & Gamble and General Mills have announced price hikes. Clorox and Coca-Cola are also planning to raise prices to offset shipping costs. The goods affected include paper products, kitchen appliances, and baby-care items. See more stories on Insider's business page. Many household goods are getting more expensive as...
Tags: Texas, News, Coca Cola, Trends, Supply Chain, Markets, Walmart, Economy, Retail, Procter Gamble, Associated Press, General Mills, Toilet Paper, Kitchenaid, Whirlpool, Cnbc


Baseball-sized hail threatens Texas again as flood risk increases

An outbreak of severe storms will threaten over 33 million people in the southern Plains on Monday, while the risk for flash flooding ramps up Tuesday and Wednesday.
Tags: Texas, Cnn, southern Plains


The Supreme Court declined to hear a case over whether a single use of the N-word can create a hostile work environment

In this Nov. 2, 2020, file photo an American flag waves in front of the Supreme Court building on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Supreme Court punted on a case over whether the Trump administration can exclude people in the country illegally from the count used for divvying up congressional seats. Patrick Semansky/AP The Supreme Court declined to hear a case about whether the single use of the N-word could create a hostile work environment. The case involved a former employee of a Texas h...
Tags: Harassment, Politics, Texas, News, Supreme Court, Washington, Trends, Speed, Racism, Dallas, John F Kennedy, Capitol Hill, Trump, Hostile Work Environment, COLLIER, Robert Collier


United States: Cybercrime Is On The Rise: Will The Federal Government Require Companies To Report Cyber Attacks? - Arnold & Porter

On May 8, 2021, Colonial Pipeline had to shut down a 5,500-mile fuel pipeline from Texas to New Jersey after its network experienced a ransomware attack...
Tags: Texas, News, United States, New Jersey, Arnold, Porter


The Supreme Court agreed to take up a major abortion case that threatens to erode of Roe v. Wade

In this Wednesday, March 4, 2020 file photo, abortion rights demonstrators rally outside the Supreme Court in Washington. A federal appeals court panel ruled that medication abortions, in which pills are taken to terminate a pregnancy, can be provided in Texas during the coronavirus pandemic. In a ruling Monday, April 13, 2020, a three-judge panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said that medication abortions can go forward. AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin File The US Supreme Court on Mo...
Tags: Politics, Texas, News, Mississippi, Supreme Court, Washington, Trends, Speed, Abortion, The Supreme Court, Dobbs, Casey, 5th U S Circuit Court of Appeals, Jackson Women s Health Organization, Connor Perrett


The Supreme Court agreed to take up a major abortion case that threatens to erode Roe v. Wade

In this Wednesday, March 4, 2020 file photo, abortion rights demonstrators rally outside the Supreme Court in Washington. A federal appeals court panel ruled that medication abortions, in which pills are taken to terminate a pregnancy, can be provided in Texas during the coronavirus pandemic. In a ruling Monday, April 13, 2020, a three-judge panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said that medication abortions can go forward. AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin File SCOTUS announced it will ...
Tags: Politics, Texas, News, Mississippi, Supreme Court, Scotus, Washington, US, America, Trends, Speed, Abortion, Fda, Jackson, Roe V Wade, US supreme court


After the Texas missing tiger saga, owning a big cat as a house pet might become illegal

Tales of Bengal tigers on the loose, like the one found roaming a Houston front yard last week, may soon be history if a bipartisan bill becomes law.
Tags: Texas, News, Stories, Houston, Bengal


After the Texas missing tiger saga, owning a big cat as a house pet might become illegal in the US

Tales of Bengal tigers on the loose, like the one found roaming a Houston front yard last week, may soon be history if a bipartisan bill becomes law.
Tags: Texas, US, Cnn, Houston, Bengal


Fact-checking allegations of irregularities in Arizona audit

As Republicans continue to question the legitimacy of the 2020 election, the controversial audit taking place in Arizona's Maricopa County is receiving national attention over charges of election irregularities. Following a pause in the audit, Republican Rep. Louie Gohmert of Texas and former President Donald Trump weighed in on the ongoing dispute between the Arizona state Senate President, the Arizona Secretary of State's office and Maricopa County over this so-called audit.
Tags: Texas, Cnn, Arizona, Donald Trump, Louie Gohmert, State, Maricopa County, Arizona State Senate


Fact-checking allegations of irregularities in controversial Arizona audit

As Republicans continue to question the legitimacy of the 2020 election, the controversial audit taking place in Arizona's Maricopa County is receiving national attention over charges of election irregularities. Following a pause in the audit, Republican Rep. Louie Gohmert of Texas and former President Donald Trump weighed in on the ongoing dispute between the Arizona state Senate President, the Arizona Secretary of State's office and Maricopa County over this so-called audit.
Tags: Texas, News, Arizona, Stories, Donald Trump, Louie Gohmert, State, Maricopa County, Arizona State Senate


‘We got him’: police finally find tiger that came to a Texas suburb

Owner accused of catalogue of offences – including murderPolice say nine-month-old India headed for animal sanctuaryA tiger that frightened residents when it was last seen briefly wandering around a Houston neighborhood has been found after a nearly week-long search and appears to be unharmed, police said on Saturday evening.In a short video tweeted by Houston police, Commander Ron Borza can be seen sitting next to the tiger, petting the animal and saying it has been a long week searching for it...
Tags: Texas, Animals, India, World news, US news, US crime, Houston, Ron Borza


Black US high school student forced to cut hair during softball game

Nicole Pyles from North Carolina says ruling from umpires that the beads in her braids were against the rules was ‘humiliating’A Black high school student in North Carolina was forced to cut her hair during a softball game last month, after umpires said beads in her braids violated rules set by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFSHS). Related: Texas police fail to earn stripes as tiger which terrorised suburb goes missing Continue reading...
Tags: Texas, US, World news, US news, North Carolina, National Federation of State High School, Nicole Pyles


A bad hurricane season could be the next headache for businesses already facing a supply shortage

Satellite imagery captures Hurricane Iota bearing down on Nicaragua as a Category 5 hurricane on November 16, 2020. NOAA/NASA NOAA/NASA It will be another active year for hurricanes following 2020's record-breaking season. The storms could cause problems for already struggling supply chains like lumber, oil, and pork. "It's a significant risk that all businesses need to be thinking about right now," said AccuWeather. See more stories on Insider's business page. A bad Atlantic h...
Tags: Florida, Texas, News, Minnesota, Virginia, US, Alabama, Trends, Supply Chain, Economy, Nasa, Atlantic, Hurricane, Port Of Los Angeles, Retail, Wildfire


Texas police fail to earn stripes as tiger which terrorised suburb goes missing

Tiger named India briefly roamed streets in viral videoOwnership disputed but man, 26, charged with evading arrestHouston police were still searching on Saturday for a tiger that scared locals when it was seen briefly lurking around a suburban neighborhood last weekend. The fugitive felid is not believed to have attacked anyone. Related: Man, 26, arrested after tiger found roaming in Houston suburb Continue reading...
Tags: Texas, Animals, Pets, India, Life and style, World news, US news, US crime, Houston


Gov. Gavin Newsom Says California’s COVID-19 Mask Mandate To End After June 15

SACRAMENTO (AP/CBS13) – Gov. Gavin Newsom said California plans to stop requiring people to wear masks in almost all circumstances on June 15, describing a world he said will look “a lot like the world we entered into before the pandemic.” “We’re not wearing face coverings. We’re not restricted in any way, shape or form from doing the old things that we used to do, save for huge, large-scale indoor convention events like that, where we use our common sense,” Newsom said in an interview with Fox ...
Tags: Texas, News, California, Sacramento, Fox, Associated Press, Gavin Newsom, California Department of Public Health, Newsom, CBS Broadcasting Inc, Face Masks, Coronavirus, COVID-19, COVID, Elex Michaelson


The ongoing chip shortage is expected to cost the auto industry $110 billion this year, almost double analysts' estimate from January

Workers build Ford F-150 trucks at one of the automaker's assembly plants. Associated Press The semiconductor shortage is expected to cost the global automotive industry $110 billion in 2021. Ford and GM have cut their earnings expectations by $2.5 billion and $2 billion, respectively. "This is going to be longer and more difficult than most people think," one dealer told the WSJ. See more stories on Insider's business page. The semiconductor chip shortage is roiling the global sup...
Tags: Transportation, Texas, News, Trends, Taiwan, Ford, Gm, Wall Street Journal, Journal, Cnbc, WSJ, Shortages, Automakers, Kelleher, AlixPartners, David Kelleher


Gohmert downplays January 6 riot in speech from the House floor, falsely claiming 'no evidence' of armed insurrection

Republican Rep. Louie Gohmert of Texas took to the House floor Friday afternoon to downplay the violent insurrection that took place on January 6, falsely claiming that there is "no evidence" that the insurrectionists were armed.
Tags: Texas, Cnn, House, Louie Gohmert, Gohmert


Just 45% of House Republicans say they've been vaccinated while 100% of congressional Democrats say they've gotten the shot

Rep. Matt Gaetz, a Florida Republican, speaks with fellow Republican Reps. Jim Jordan of Ohio (right) and Louie Gohmert of Texas, during a House Judiciary Committee markup of the articles of impeachment against then-President Donald Trump on December 12, 2019. Photo by Caroline Brehman/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Every Democratic lawmaker in the House and Senate says they've received a COVID-19 vaccine. But just 45% of House Republicans say they've been vaccinated, while fou...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Texas, News, Congress, Cdc, Senate, US, Trends, Cnn, Gop, House, Wisconsin, Ohio, Nancy Pelosi, Donald Trump


Gov. Gavin Newsom Says California’s COVID-19 Mask Mandate To End After June 15

SACRAMENTO (AP/CBS13) – Gov. Gavin Newsom said California plans to stop requiring people to wear masks in almost all circumstances on June 15, describing a world he said will look “a lot like the world we entered into before the pandemic.” “We’re not wearing face coverings. We’re not restricted in any way, shape or form from doing the old things that we used to do, save for huge, large-scale indoor convention events like that, where we use our common sense,” Newsom said in an interview with Fox ...
Tags: Texas, News, California, Sacramento, Fox, Associated Press, Gavin Newsom, California Department of Public Health, Newsom, CBS Broadcasting Inc, Face Masks, Coronavirus, COVID-19, COVID, Elex Michaelson


10 Things in Politics: Masks off

Good morning! Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics, your weekday look at the biggest stories in DC and beyond. Sign up here to receive this newsletter.Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about:CDC says fully vaccinated Americans can mostly ditch their masks and stop distancingMatt Gaetz associate Joel Greenberg will plead guilty to 6 felony countsEveryone wants a lobbyist who can be a reconciliation whispererOne thing to look out ...
Tags: Florida, Texas, Maryland, Congress, Washington Post, Cdc, Virginia, Massachusetts, Israel, US, Los Angeles, Newsletter, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Getty Images


Seth Rogen Torches Sen. Ted Cruz: A Fascist Whose ‘Words Caused People To Die’

The actor also told "Late Show" host Stephen Colbert why he'd never get high with the Trump-loving Texas Republican.
Tags: Texas, News, Stephen Colbert, Trump, Seth Rogen Torches Sen Ted Cruz


Texas landlord indicted for the murder of a tenant in 14-year cold case

The former landlord of a woman missing since 2006 in Texas surrendered to authorities Wednesday after being indicted for her murder, according to the Llano County Sheriff's Office.
Tags: Texas, Cnn


Jimmy Kimmel Taunts ‘Chick-fil-A-hole’ Ted Cruz Over His Most Absurd Biden Attack Yet

The "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" host gets saucy with his latest zinger aimed at the Texas senator.
Tags: Texas, News, Ted Cruz, Biden, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Jimmy Kimmel Taunts ` Chick


A massive Montana ranch from 'A River Runs Through It' is set to sell for $136 million in one of America's priciest ranch deals. Look around the property.

The ranch spans nearly 80,000 acres across four counties. Swan Land Company A Montana ranch featured in the Brad Pitt film "A River Runs Through It" is set to sell to an unknown buyer for around $136 million. If it closes, it would be one of the most expensive ranches ever sold in the US. It's being sold by the Anderson family, descendants of the founder of the Bank of California. See more stories on Insider's business page. A Montana ranch is in contract to sell for a record-b...
Tags: Real Estate, New York, Texas, Colorado, Montana, US, America, Trends, Cnn, Features, Wyoming, Argentina, Brad Pitt, Michael Bloomberg, Anderson, Robert Redford


Liz Cheney's likely replacement, Elise Stefanik, isn't nearly as conservative, but she tells 'MAGA tales about the election with gusto,' expert says

U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY) addresses the virtual Republican National Convention on August 26, 2020. Photo Courtesy of the Committee on Arrangements for the 2020 Republican National Committee via Getty Images Donald Trump endorsed New York Rep. Elise Stefanik to replace Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney as as House conference chair. Cheney's voting record is more conservative, and more Trumpy, than Stefanik's. But Stefanik promotes Trump's election claims, while Cheney's oppos...
Tags: Politics, New York, Texas, Republicans, Congress, Trends, Conservative, Syria, Cnn, Gop, Wyoming, House, House Of Representatives, Biden, Donald Trump, Environmental Protection Agency


All the free stuff your state is giving away if you get vaccinated

Philadelphia Flyers fan Stephen Zorzi of Pittman, New Jersey gets his COVID-19 vaccine shot administered by Penn Medicine Nurse Practitioner Erin McMenamin before game against the New Jersey Devils at Wells Fargo Center. Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports State and local governments are trying to incentivize vaccinations against the coronavirus. It's an effort to promote vaccinations and push toward reaching herd immunity. From alcohol and event tickets, to a $1 million jackpot, local and ...
Tags: Health, Texas, Science, News, Justice, Congress, New York City, Alabama, West Virginia, Trends, Ap, Features, Chicago, Connecticut, New Jersey, Long Beach


Dallas and San Antonio sites used to house migrant children set to close within weeks

Two large sites in Texas used to shelter unaccompanied migrant children amid the influx in arrivals earlier this year will close by early June, the Department of Health and Human Services Department confirmed, marking among the first closures as the number of kids in border facilities drops.
Tags: Texas, Cnn, Dallas, San Antonio, Department of Health and Human Services Department


In Jailhouse Letter, Capitol Riot Defendant Explains Motives, Remains Boastful

This story first appeared at ProPublica. ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. In a letter sent from behind bars, a key defendant in the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol said he and fellow inmates have bonded in jail, and boasted that those attacking the building could have overthrown the government if they had wanted. The letter is signed “the 1/6ers” and expresses no re...
Tags: Texas, News, Mississippi, Congress, Washington, Senate, America, Fbi, Malaysia, Dallas, Fox News, Department Of Justice, Donald Trump, Black Lives Matter, BLM, Garfield


'Throw the whole map away': People are up in arms over best and worst barbecue city rankings

A food magazine raised some eyebrows with its lists of best and worst places for barbecue in the U.S., with no city in Texas on the best list.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, Texas, News, Usa Today


Opinion: The scary problem of the Houston tiger

The ongoing saga of a tiger found wandering in a Houston neighborhood Sunday, and the arrest of its apparent caretaker -- as the cat has gone missing -- has captivated America. Houston may be the last place you would expect to see a tiger roam, but private ownership and breeding of big cats is a Texas-sized problem in the United States. While tiger ownership is banned in Houston, it is legal in other parts of Texas.
Tags: Texas, News, United States, Stories, Houston, America Houston



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