PACT Act to Help Texas Veterans – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

President Joe Biden will sign the PACT bill on Wednesday, legislation that expands health benefits for veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan who were exposed to toxic burns. Le Roy and Rosie Torres of Robstown will be in the White House at that bill signing. Le Roy Torres, who served as an army captain, was deployed … Read more

Texas salon shooting suspect charged with anti-Asian hate crimes – National

A man accused of shooting three Asian-American women in a hair salon was charged Tuesday on multiple charges, including committing a hate crime. The Dallas County District Attorney’s Office on Tuesday announced charges against Jeremy Terrence Smith, 37, for the May 11 shooting at a parlor in Dallas’ Koreatown. It is alleged that Smith entered … Read more

University of Houston Checks in at 25th in CFB Preseason Top 25

The calendar flips to August, and like late July in the NFL, early August is the time for college football training camps to begin. The players are back on campus, the preview magazines are in the stands and the smell of football is in the air. Oh, and since it’s 2022 let’s add that the … Read more

Kangaroo Joeys at San Antonio Zoo can’t get enough of snakes as temperatures rise

Kangaroo joeys at the San Antonio Zoo were delighted to be hosed down by a zookeeper on Monday, Aug. 8, when temperatures rose to 100 degrees Fahrenheit (37.8 Celsius). These images show a group of young kangaroos jumping around enthusiastically while being sprayed with water. “The baby kangaroos can’t get enough of the water hose!” … Read more

Grandfather and grandchildren under 4 killed in Texas golf cart crash

This booking photo provided by the Galveston Police Department on Sunday, August 7, 2022, shows Miguel Espinoza. Four people driving a golf cart were killed — including two minors — when an allegedly intoxicated man driving an SUV hit a stop sign at an intersection in Southeast Texas, police said. Espinoza, 45, has been charged … Read more

Target Hospitality: Snapshot of Second Quarter Revenue

THE WOODLANDS, Texas Target Hospitality Corp. (TH) reported a second-quarter profit of $22.9 million on Tuesday. The Woodlands, Texas-based company said it had earnings of 24 cents a share. The results exceeded Wall Street’s expectations. The average estimate of three analysts polled by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 17 cents a share. The … Read more

Mayor Eric Adams denounces Texas Governor Greg Abbott’s “unbelievable” treatment of migrants when second bus arrives in New York City

Second bus of migrants from Texas comes to New York City 02:42 NEW YORK — A second bus carrying migrants arrived in Manhattan from Texas on Sunday. It continues the battle between Governor Greg Abbott and Democratic cities over immigration policy. CBS2’s Astrid Martinez spoke to immigration attorneys about the impact of this on local … Read more

Slightly fewer tropical storms according to revised forecasts

On Sunday afternoon, the skies opened up and parts of the city near the center and just north got rain like we hadn’t seen in weeks. The drought, which has ravaged the entire state of Texas for at least an hour or so, felt far off in the distance. Less than an inch of rain … Read more

At least 68 migrants arrived in NYC on buses sent over the weekend by the Texas Gov. Abbott

CNN — New York Mayor Eric Adams has claimed that some migrants are being “forced” on buses from Texas as 14 more asylum seekers arrived in the city on Sunday on another bus sent by Texas Governor Greg Abbott. Fifty-four asylum seekers arrived in New York on Friday aboard a bus from Texas, according to … Read more

Mayor Eric Adams greets the newest border crossings in NYC

Even border crossings are too scared of the crime-ridden Big Apple. Mayor Adams tried to greet the last busload of migrants due to be shipped from Texas early Sunday — but was shocked to find the vast majority had already skipped it, admitting it was likely out of “fear” of the city. “We got the … Read more