Tag Archives: Texas

Amid Harvey Floods, Houston Chief Worries ‘How Many Bodies?’

Amid Harvey Floods, Houston Chief Worries 'How Many Bodies?'

Crews overwhelmed by thousands of rescue calls during one of the heaviest downpours in U.S. history have had little time to search for other potential victims, but officials acknowledge the grim reality that fatalities linked to Harvey could soar once the devastating floodwaters recede from one of America's most sprawling metropolitan centers...

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Cajun Navy Brings Boats From Louisiana to Help Flood-Ravaged Houston

Cajun Navy Brings Boats From Louisiana to Help Flood-Ravaged Houston

As the full scope of Hurricane Harvey's devastation continues to come into focus, a group of volunteer rescue crews, who call themselves the "Cajun Navy," has risen to the occasion, responding to calls for help from victims of the unprecedented flooding in southeastern Texas...

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An Instant Classic In Austin Highlights Week 1

An Instant Classic In Austin Highlights Week 1

The hype leading up to week one of the 2016 college football season ended at an all-time high. Marquee matchups were scheduled all weekend. Stars and newcomers alike had standout performances on a Labor Day Weekend to remember...

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Supreme Court Strikes Down Texas Abortion Law

On Monday the Supreme Court ruled a Texas law requiring abortion providers to meet ambulatory surgical standards and physicians to have admitting privileges at a nearby hospital was unconstitutional. The ruling will help the comparatively sparse number of abortion clinics in the state continue to operate and open the door …

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