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Kori'yana Lyons (left) and Phyllis Moore rest on their cots at the Salvation Army in Beaumont Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. The women were traveling to Houston from Gulfport, MS, to work with LGS Staffing in hurricane clean-up when they encountered the shut down of I-10 heading West. (Kim Brent/The Beaumont Enterprise via AP)
August 30, 2017 - 11:06 am
HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 10 a.m. A sheriff's official north of Houston says two men died this week in separate drownings, bringing the number of confirmed Harvey-related deaths to 20. Montgomery County sheriff's Capt. Bryan Carlisle said Wednesday that...
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CORRECTS THAT MOVIE'S TITLE IS TWO WORDS, "SLAP SHOT," NOT "SLAPSHOT." - FILE - In this May 2, 2015, file photo, Johnstown hockey fans celebrate at Cambria County War Memorial arena after the announcement that Johnstown, Pa., was named the Kraft, Hockeyville, USA winner of their online contest that awarded $150,000 worth of arena upgrades and an NHL preseason hockey game. A regional bank and Cambria County officials announced on Tuesday Aug. 29, 2017, that the bank is paying $720,000 for naming rights to the rink made famous in the 1977 cult hockey comedy film "Slap Shot." The deal means the building will now be known as 1st Summit Arena @ Cambria County War Memorial. (Todd Berkey/The Tribune-Democrat via AP, File)
August 30, 2017 - 11:05 am
JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A regional bank is paying $720,000 for naming rights to a Pennsylvania hockey rink made famous in the cult hockey comedy "Slap Shot." The deal means the building will now be known as 1st Summit Arena @ Cambria County War Memorial. The 67-year-old arena was home to the defunct...
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Kori'yana Lyons (left) and Phyllis Moore rest on their cots at the Salvation Army in Beaumont Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. The women were traveling to Houston from Gulfport, MS, to work with LGS Staffing in hurricane clean-up when they encountered the shut down of I-10 heading West. (Kim Brent/The Beaumont Enterprise via AP)
August 30, 2017 - 9:59 am
HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 8:55 a.m. Motiva Enterprises has closed its refinery in Port Arthur, Texas — the biggest in the nation — because of floodwaters that are inundating the area east of Houston near the Louisiana border. CNN reports that company...
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U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres attends a joint press conference with Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah, following their meeting at the Prime Minister's Office, in the West Bank city of Ramallah, Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser)
August 30, 2017 - 5:18 am
BEIT LAHIYA, Gaza Strip (AP) — Gaza's Islamic Hamas rulers welcomed U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to the isolated territory Wednesday by demanding he work to lift the Israeli-Egyptian blockade of the strip and save it from a humanitarian crisis. In a statement issued upon Guterres'...
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Water from Addicks Reservoir flows into neighborhoods as floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey rise Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
August 30, 2017 - 1:54 am
HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 12:50 a.m. A second major shelter has opened in Houston following Harvey's landfall and it's welcoming the first of up to 10,000 evacuees. At least 10 buses pulled up to the NRG Center on the south side of the city just before...
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Water from Addicks Reservoir flows into neighborhoods as floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey rise Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
August 30, 2017 - 1:40 am
HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 12:30 a.m. Photos with pleas for help in finding the missing from Tropical Storm Harvey are being posted and retweeted by the thousands as desperate family members seek loved ones who they fear might be dead, but may only have a...
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Water from Addicks Reservoir flows into neighborhoods as floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey rise Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
August 30, 2017 - 12:38 am
HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 11:15 p.m. The Rockport-Fulton Fighting Pirates won't take the field Friday for their season opener, but some of their players took to the field Tuesday to help clean it up. Winds from Harvey last week sheared the uprights from...
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Water from Addicks Reservoir flows into neighborhoods as floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey rise Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
August 29, 2017 - 7:58 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner says he is imposing a 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. curfew in order to ensure public safety. Turner says at a news conference Tuesday that there is no reason for people to be on the streets during...
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Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas in Corpus Christi, Texas, Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. The Republicans of New York and New Jersey are pledging unconditional support for those devastated by Hurricane Harvey in Texas. But their resentment lingers. As historic floods wreaked havoc across the Southwest on Tuesday, Northeastern Republicans recalled with painful detail the days after Superstorm Sandy ravaged their region in 2012. At the time, the Texas congressional delegation, led by Cruz, overwhelmingly opposed a disaster relief package they said was packed with wasteful spending. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
August 29, 2017 - 6:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Republicans from New York and New Jersey are pledging unconditional support for those devastated by Hurricane Harvey. But their resentment lingers. As historic floods wreaked havoc across the Gulf Coast, Northeastern Republicans recalled with painful detail the days after Superstorm...
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Water from Addicks Reservoir flows into neighborhoods as floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey rise Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
August 29, 2017 - 6:44 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 5:30 p.m. For the drenched Houston region, an end to the rain and a sunny day are almost in sight. But that's only because meteorologists forecast Harvey to come inland Wednesday, then slog through Louisiana and take its...
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