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Dynamo, Sporting KC play to 1-1 draw in season opener

Feb. 25, 2024 02:20 AM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston's Gabriel Segal scored eight minutes after Sporting Kansas City's Erik Thommy found the net in the second half and the Dynamo rallied to forge a 1-1 draw in a season opener on Saturday night. After a scoreless first half, Sporting KC grabbed the lead on...

No. 2 Houston beats No. 11 Baylor 82-76 in OT behind Cryer's 15 points against his former team

Feb. 24, 2024 16:06 PM EST

WACO, Texas (AP) — The only cheers Houston guard L.J. Cryer heard in his return to Baylor came when he missed a 3-pointer on the first shot of the game for the second-ranked Cougars. Cryer, who as a freshman three years ago was part of Baylor’s only national championship, made...

Fred VanVleet, Jabari Smith Jr. help Rockets hold off Suns, 114-110

Feb. 24, 2024 00:00 AM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Fred VanVleet scored 23 points, Jabari Smith Jr. had 22 points and 16 rebounds and the Houston Rockets withstood Phoenix's late surge to beat the Suns 114-110 on Friday night. “There’s a lot of different ways to win in the NBA and we’re finding that out and...

A list of mass killings in the United States this year

Feb. 23, 2024 15:15 PM EST

The latest mass killing in the U.S. happened in Ferguson, Missouri, where authorities say a 39-year-old woman intentionally set a fire at home to kill herself and her four children. The children were 9-year-old twins, a 5-year-old and a 2-year-old. Police announced late Wednesday...

Private lander makes first US moon landing in more than 50 years

Feb. 22, 2024 23:30 PM EST

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A private lander on Thursday made the first U.S. touchdown on the moon in more than 50 years, but managed just a weak signal back until flight controllers scrambled to gain better contact. Despite the spotty communication, Intuitive Machines, the company...

What to know about the death of 11-year-old Audrii Cunningham in Texas

Feb. 22, 2024 18:58 PM EST

Audrii Cunningham, the 11-year-old Texas girl whose body was found in a river this week, died from homicidal violence that included blunt head trauma, a medical examiner's office said Thursday. Don Steven McDougal, 42, a family friend who authorities say was supposed to be taking...

Comfort Systems: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 22, 2024 17:53 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — HOUSTON (AP) — Comfort Systems USA Inc. (FIX) on Thursday reported net income of $91.6 million in its fourth quarter. The Houston-based company said it had profit of $2.55 per share. The heating, ventilation and air conditioning company posted...

Oceaneering International: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 22, 2024 17:42 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — HOUSTON (AP) — Oceaneering International Inc. (OII) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $44.5 million. The Houston-based company said it had net income of 43 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to 19 cents per share. ...

Main Street Capital: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 22, 2024 17:34 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — HOUSTON (AP) — Main Street Capital Corp. (MAIN) on Thursday reported net income of $139.1 million in its fourth quarter. The Houston-based company said it had net income of $1.65 per share. Earnings, adjusted for investment gains, were $1.12 per share. ...

EOG Resources: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 22, 2024 17:22 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — HOUSTON (AP) — EOG Resources Inc. (EOG) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter profit of $1.99 billion. On a per-share basis, the Houston-based company said it had net income of $3.42. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were $3.07 per share. ...