Category Archives: National News

President George H. W. Bush Farewells

Tributes to President George H.W. Bush Photo Courtesy: Paul Morse Twitter Today the journey home for President George H.W. Bush. After an invitation-only funeral today in Houston, the Bush family and President George H.W. Bush’s casket boarded a Union Pacific … Continue reading

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California Wildfires

During Thanksgiving week, the National Weather Service forecasts low humidity and gusty winds to continue Monday in parts of California, but rain chances to increase in California by Wednesday.  For a look at current California wildfires, click on link below: … Continue reading

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Thousand Oaks CA Mass Shooting

Photos Courtesy: Ventura County Sheriff Twitter, NBC News Tonight the community of Thousand Oaks, California is mourning and remembering the 12 people who were killed during a mass shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill last night. The bar reportedly was filled … Continue reading

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Michael Heads Toward Florida

  Satellite Image, GIF, Graphics Courtesy: NOAA, NHC Hurricane Michael is closing in on the Florida panhandle this morning. At 9 a.m. CDT, Time, the category 4, extremely dangerous storm with 145 mph is 65 miles SSW of Panama City, Florida, 70 miles WSW … Continue reading

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Kavanaugh Nomination Confirmed and Straw Poll in Houston

Photos of live coverage courtesy: CNN,  NBC News Update Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018  5:47 p.m. CDT:  Judge Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in early tonight as the new justice on the U.S. Supreme Court.  Protestors lined outside the Supreme Court gates to wait … Continue reading

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National Wireless Emergency Alert Test

Millions of Americans reportedly got the alert message from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) at 2:18 p.m. Eastern Time on their cell phones today. The text message in a yellow box said: “Presidential Alert—This is a TEST of the National … Continue reading

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Texas Governor Debate and Candidates

Governor Greg Abbott and  Dallas Sheriff Lupe Valdez faced off in their first and only debate in the race for Texas governor. The hour-long debate was broadcast and live-streamed from the LBJ Library in Austin, Texas Friday night. According to … Continue reading

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Houston Pays It Forward Hurricane Florence Donation Drive

Runs: 2:21 Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner Rick Smaile/Volunteer Update Wednesday, September 26, 2018: On Friday, September 28th, Mayor Turner is scheduled to deliver relief items collected during last weekend’s Houston Pays it Forward Hurricane Florence Donation Drive to Columbia, South Carolina. … Continue reading

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Small Plane Crash in Sugarland

Photos Courtesy: FBCSO Major Chad Norvell  Updated Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018 Fort Bend County Sheriff Office tweeted a small Drug Enforcement Agency plane crashed around 3:39 p.m. Wednesday.  FBCSO says the plane crashed near Voss Road and Highway 6.  It … Continue reading

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Houston helps North Carolina after Hurricane Florence

Updated  9:55 p.m. CDT, Sept. 18, 2018 The University of Houston Hurricane Florence Supplies Drive has ended after extending the donations collection Tuesday. “Awesome to see. Thank you Houston for helping fill the truck and help our friends on the … Continue reading

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