AUSTIN, Texas (The Texas Tribune) — A commission convened by Gov. Greg Abbott to focus on rebuilding after Hurricane Harvey issued a report Thursday saying the state should take a series of steps to prepare for the next big storm, including hardening the state against future disasters and shoring up disaster response practices.
With Congress set to adjourn next week, parks advocates are pushing for lawmakers to revive a half-century-old program that has pumped more than a half-billion dollars into Texas' parks and natural areas.
Lubbock, TX - A semi truck attempting to make a U-Turn on a busy New Mexico highway crushed three cars in its path. Inside one of the cars was a pregnant woman and amazingly everyone survived, including her baby.
Lynn Hughes, who met Bush when he was 23 years old, viewed the 41st president as a mentor and a friend. He attended the private service with his wife. Bush’s guidance was critical in shaping his future. He volunteered for all of Bush’s campaigns.