Wed, 22 Aug 2018

Rangers try to slow down As, Davis

OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Texas Rangers' hottest pitcher, Mike Minor, has the unenviable task of trying to slow down one ...

FC Dallas, Dynamo on different paths as they renew Texas Derby

There is always plenty on the line when FC Dallas and the Houston Dynamo square off in the Texas Derby, ...

Judge: 3D Guns Are Issue for President, Congress

A federal judge hearing arguments over a settlement between the Trump administration and a company that wants to post plans ...

Senator Collins: Trump's Court Pick Says Roe v Wade Is Settled Law

U.S. President Donald Trump's Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh agrees with the court's Chief Justice John Roberts that the landmark ...

Rangers get another shot at shutting down Davis, As

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Khris Davis hopes to continue to terrorize Texas Rangers pitching when the Oakland Athletics go for a ...

Astros Altuve set for return versus Mariners

SEATTLE -- The Houston Astros on Monday night concluded what was their longest stretch without All-Star second baseman Jose Altuve ...

Indians try to make it two straight over Red Sox

BOSTON -- It was hyped as a big series -- even though it's still only August. Monday night, the first ...

Angels get to see Corbin as member of D-backs

PHOENIX -- The Los Angeles Angels got it exactly right when they selected Patrick Corbin in the second round of ...

Rockies aim to avoid letdown vs. Padres

DENVER -- After flourishing during a demanding portion of the schedule, the Colorado Rockies have their sights trained on October ...

NFL notebook: Bills rookie QB Allen works with first team

Buffalo Bills rookie quarterback Josh Allen worked with the first-team offense during the start of Monday's practice. Per Bills coach ...

CFB notebook: Freshman walk-on named Minnesota QB

Zack Annexstad, a true freshman walk-on, will be the starting quarterback at Minnesota this season. Minnesota head coach P.J. Fleck ...

True freshman walk-on named Minnesotas starting QB

Zack Annexstad, a true freshman walk-on, will be the starting quarterback at Minnesota this season. Minnesota head coach P.J. Fleck ...

Texas set to go with Ehlinger at QB

Texas Longhorns sophomore Sam Ehlinger took the bulk of first-team reps at practice Monday and is in line to start ...

Maryland players announce plans to honor McNair

Maryland offensive linemen Johnny Jordan and Ellis McKennie announced the team's plan to "honor their fallen friend, brother and teammate" ...

Slumping Giants hope to find offense vs. Mets

NEW YORK -- The New York Mets have come out on the other side of an epic offensive slump, albeit ...

49ers CB Sherman expected to increase practice activities

San Francisco 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan said Sunday that he expects cornerback Richard Sherman to practice this week. Sherman has ...

Hernandez returns to Mariners rotation vs. Astros

Felix Hernandez's banishment to the bullpen did not last long. With staff ace James Paxton on the 10-day disabled list ...

Rangers get chance to play spoiler vs. As

OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Texas Rangers get to play the role of the spoiler but are not quite sure who ...

Indians, Red Sox begin four-game series, potential playoff preview

BOSTON -- The Cleveland Indians and the Boston Red Sox are both headed for the postseason for the third straight ...

Munro, Bravo brothers snuff out Tallawahs challenge

3:00 AM ET Trinbago Knight Riders 184 for 6 (Munro 67, Darren Bravo 50, Imad 2-17) beat Jamaica Tallawahs 182 ...

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Houston Mirror.

More Information
81
Houston

International

Section
Paul Manafort earns Trump's sympathy after fraud conviction

VIRGINIA, U.S. - In what was the first trial resulting from the investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 ...

Trump’s former confidant has entered a plea deal: What next?

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a development that is set to have dramatic implications for the U.S. President Donald Trump, ...

Massive 8.2 magnitude quake strikes off the coast of Fiji

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Small tsunami waves were observed soon after a magnitude 8.2 earthquake struck off the coast of ...

Massive earthquake jolts Venezuela, rocks Caribbean islands

CARACAS, Venezuela - The Caribbean region felt a startling jolt on Tuesday after a powerful earthquake, measuring magnitude 7.3 shook ...

Mueller’s ‘thugs’ suffer Trump's blows after McGahn’s expose

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In his latest salvo against Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into alleged collusion between Russia and his ...

Taliban kidnaps Afghans, rejects Ghani’s ceasefire offer

KABUL, Afghanistan - A day after the Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani announced another unilateral ceasefire with Taliban insurgents, the group ...

Movie Review

Featured story

Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

Read More