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City of Houston and partners distribute hot meals to Houstonians affected by the winter storm

HOUSTON - The City of Houston, in collaboration with CrowdSource Rescue, Operation BBQ Relief, the Salvation Army, Chair of Public Safety Council Member Abbie Kamin, and Council Member Amy Peck served hot meals on a first come first...

Beyonce’s Foundation bringing urgent support for those affected in Texas winter crisis

HOUSTON - Third-ward native, Beyoncé announced her BeyGOOD Foundation has teamed up with Adidas, and the Houston disaster relief group Bread of Life to offer assistance to Texans who were impacted by the devastating winter storm, Uri.

President Biden offers federal support to Texas

TEXAS— Yesterday President Joe Biden announced he spoke with Governor Greg Abbott to discuss the ongoing situation in Texas following the state's winter storm and power outage issues. Biden says the two...

METRO Suspended Services Amid Extreme Weathers

HOUSTON - All METRO services were suspended Sunday, Feb. 14 due to a winter storm impacting the region. METRO will work with customers to help them reach their final destinations. Services will remain suspended through Tuesday,...

Mayor Turner Encourages Houstonians to Prepare for Winter Blast

HOUSTON- Mayor Sylvester Turner joined Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo and other leaders Friday afternoon to encourage the public to prepare for an arctic blast that forecasters say will impact the Houston area.

Iced roads cause multi-car crash in Magnolia

MAGNOLIA - Magnolia police-reported icy roads caused a 13-vehicle crash early Friday morning on an overpass between FM 1488 and FM 1774 in the Magnolia area. Several lanes were shut down as crews...

School districts announce closures amid arctic front

HOUSTON- Fort Bend ISD & HISD have decided to transition to in-person instructions next week due to inclement weather. FBISD tweeted out plans to close schools on Tuesday, February 16. While HISD...

Could snow be in the forecast for Houston?

HOUSTON - Greater Houston could possibly see actual snow this upcoming weekend as a severe cold front moves into the area. The National Weather Service announced a...

Governor Abbott Rosters State Resources Ahead Of Winter Weather Impacts Across Texas

AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott today placed numerous resources on standby ahead of a winter weather event that is expected to impact the state of Texas this weekend. A winter storm system...

New Data Reveals Neighborhoods Impacted by Urban Heat Island Effect

HOUSTON - On August 7, 2020, the Houston Harris Heat Action Team (H3AT)—a collaboration between Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC), the City of Houston, Harris County Public Health (HCPH), and The Nature Conservancy of Texas (TNC)—held a one-day urban heat island mapping effort...

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The daughters of Diego Maradona gave statements on their father's final days to police in Argentina on Friday (February 26), as authorities...

LeBron James hits back at Ibrahimovic criticism of political activism

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James on Friday (February 26) fired back at Zlatan Ibrahimovic and vowed to never stay silent about...