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Hospital evacuations were the No. 1 medical story involving Hurricane Harvey flooding, but a new survey suggests the disruption to physician practices affected significantly more patients. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source
A mother and her five children were killed early Wednesday after their house in Hardin County caught fire. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source
The man robbed a bank inside an unidentified grocery store shortly before 10 a.m. on Sept. 5 in the 11700 block of West Bellfort Avenue. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Sixty-six police officers across the nation died at the hands of criminals in 2016, the second-most deadly of the last decade. In Texas, eight peace officers died in assaults, though none was killed in Houston last year, according to data the FBI released this week. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Two charter school districts added the biggest percentage of students in 2016-17, followed by several smaller to mid-size traditional public school districts, according to newly released state data. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source
In a traditionally tough-on-crime state like Texas, the idea of government-assisted illicit drug use may seem extremely unlikely - and a bit beyond the pale. But Neill Harris explained in an interview why she thinks it shouldn't be. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source
On today's menu: Companies are tracking workers; is it still worth owning a car in the Uber Age? [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick is pointing the finger at the Texas House for the Legislature's failure to pass tax cut legislation that could have helped hundreds of thousands of Hurricane Harvey victims in Texas.Patrick said he supported a bill in the spring that would have forced all local governments to reappraise damaged homes and businesses after a storm to lower taxes, but said it was the House that killed the idea, not the Senate. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Lottery winning numbers TEXAS Lotto: 10/1415-17-23-24-44-53 Estimated jackpot $15.5 million Winning tickets None Next jackpot 10/18 $16 million Pick 3 morn.: 10/173-8-9 Sum: 20 Pick 3 day: 2-7-3 Sum: 12 Pick 3 even.: 8-9-9 Sum: 26 Pick 3 night: 2-0-0 Sum: 2 Daily 4 morn.: 10/170-4-7-7 Sum: 18 Daily 4 day: 6-9-8-2 Sum: 25 Daily 4 even. [...]
Tue, Oct 17, 2017, Continue reading at the source
A group of Oklahoma college students have used their time in the spot light to benefit those in need. [...]
Tue, Oct 17, 2017, Continue reading at the source