18-wheeler​ loses load of tortilla chips​ that spills onto Texas highway

​18-wheeler​ loses load of tortilla chips​ that spills onto Texas highway

An 18-wheeler’s lost load of tortilla chips is causing major delays for inbound commuters on the Southwest Freeway in Texas. Texas Department of Transportation crews are working to clear the freeway, but northbound traffic near Montrose Boulevard is down to one lane. TxDOT predicts the freeway will be mostly closed well into rush hour Tuesday evening. The lost load was reported sometime before 5 p.m., according to TxDOT. Authorities with the Houston Police Department said the lost load was tortilla chips…Detail>>

On both sides of Atlantic, migrants meet hostile reception

Austrian police stand behind a fence with when they practice the protection of the border between Slovenia and Austria in Spielfeld, Austria, Tuesday, June 26, 2018. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak) MILAN (AP) — On both sides of the Atlantic, migrants flooding across borders by the hundreds each day have met a hostile reception and governments unable to agree on how to cope with the arrivals. In Europe, where far-right parties have joined the governments in Italy and Austria and made gains elsewhere, even the most…Detail>>