Close Raw: 8 protesters arrested in downtown Houston Eight people were arrested in downtown Houston Wednesday after angry demonstrators protested against the government's failure to pass the American Jobs Act proposed by President Barack Obama. KHOU 5:17 AM. CDT July 18, 2014 JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS Man paralyzed after jumping in pool HCSO: 2 dead, 3 wounded in north Harris Co. shooting HCSO: Customer gunned down at hair salon in west Harris Co. Sitting down with Gov. Greg Abbott Caught on camera: Houston teen uses YouTube to catch bad drivers Deadly crash leaves families heartbroken near Baytown Katy chef shot, killed at nail salon in W. Harris County Man dies in northeast Houston house fire Work halted on cell phone pole placed in middle of sidewalk Rumor is In-N-Out is coming to Houston, tax records reveal location More Stories Brother dies, sisters escapes NE Houston house fire Jul 20, 2017, 4:39 a.m. HCSO: 2 dead, 3 wounded in north Harris Co. shooting Jul 19, 2017, 9:44 p.m. HCSO: 1 dead, another in custody in NE Harris County… Jul 20, 2017, 6:05 a.m.