Hurricane Harvey

Dickinson won't let Hurricane Harvey stop the 'Festival of Lights'

Volunteers have been working for weeks to transform their city park into the Dickinson Festival of Lights, even though many of them are still working …

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Best Things in Texas: Why We're Thankful for Texans

Best Things in Texas: Why We’re Thankful for Texans<p>There were so many times that we could have broken this year. But not Texans. We’re not made that …

Texas

Donald Trump hails F-35 fighter jets 'you literally can't see', boasts about military spending boost

US President Donald Trump has praised US military equipment while speaking to the Coast Guard ahead of Thanksgiving, saying a new plane the Air Force …

Aerospace

An eBay label, cat hair and salad dressing led feds to woman accused of mailing explosives to Abbott, Obama

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott escaped injury from a mailed improvised explosive because he didn't open the package the way it was designed, according to …

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This Thanksgiving, Houston's Hurricane Harvey hero, Mattress Mack, to feed thousands

The Houston furniture store owner who opened up his businesses as shelters after Hurricane Harvey flooded the city is preparing to give back once again on Thanksgiving.<p>Jim McIngvale — a Houston icon known as "Mattress Mack" and owner of Gallery Furniture — is opening one of his stores for a feast …

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Trump's Thanksgiving message to troops: 'We’re really winning'

President Donald Trump began Thanksgiving Day with a message thanking American troops for their service and achievements while criticizing previous administrations' approaches to the Iraq war.<p>After sending two early morning tweets praising his own administration, Trump addressed troops stationed in …

Politics

Here's what the Trumps are doing – and eating – on Thanksgiving

President Trump and first lady Melania Trump distributed Thanksgiving meals to the Coast Guard and will have their own feast later

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Texas Mattress Store Owner Who Saved Hundreds During Hurricane Harvey Will Host Thanksgiving Dinner

Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale opened the doors to his furniture to hundreds of hurricane Harvey victims — now, he’s planning the feast of a …

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Indonesia Tornado Injures Dozens, Damages Hundreds of Homes

News<p>Indonesia Tornado Injures Dozens, Damages Hundreds of Homes<p>By Eric Zerkel<p>less than an hour ago<p>weather.com<p>00:29<p>Indonesia Tornado Injures Dozens<p>A …

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US: Hurricane Harvey victims homeless on Thanksgiving

Hurricane Harvey was the most costly tropical cyclone on record. Wind and flooding caused nearly $200bn of damage, breaking the record set by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.<p>Hurricane Harvey was the most costly tropical cyclone on record. Wind and flooding caused nearly $200bn of damage, breaking the …

Weather

Texas volunteer collecting dozens of mezuzot for Hurricane Harvey victims

After Hurricane Harvey hit her city earlier this year, Houston resident Chava Gal-Or felt she wasn’t doing enough to help neighbours who’d lost …

Jewish Culture

Where are some Texas families spending Thanksgiving, if their homes were devastated by Harvey?

PEARLAND — SanJuanita Garza walked up to the mailbox outside her home and peered in nervously.<p>“Nothing there,” she said with disappointment in her …

Texas

UPDATE 1-Canada retail sales rise less than expected in Sept; auto sales fall

OTTAWA, Nov 23 (Reuters) - Canadian retail sales rose far less than expected in September as the boost from higher gasoline prices was offset by a …

Retail

Trump Gives Thanks to Armed Forces, Praises Economic Agenda

President Donald Trump criticized his predecessor, poked fun at the media and visited his golf course in South Florida, putting his own unique twist on a day of traditional holiday activities during his first Thanksgiving in office.<p>Speaking with troops in Afghanistan from his Mar-a-Lago resort in …

News (U.S.)

Williams Kherkher Partner Armi Easterby Appointed as Co-Lead Counsel for Upstream Property Owners flooded by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Operation of the Addicks and Barker Reservoirs

HOUSTON, TX - 11/22/2017 -- On November 20, 2017, the Chief Judge for the U.S. Court of Federal Claims (“CFC”) issued an Order appointing Armistead …

Tropical Storm Harvey

Rockies' Texans pitch in for hurricane relief

Story, Bettis set up YouCaring site to help Houston<p>DENVER -- Shortstop Trevor Story and right-handed pitcher Chad Bettis would rather it have been …

Baseball

Volcano Erupts For First Time in Decades, But This Eruption Was Different

News<p>Volcano Erupts For First Time in Decades, But This Eruption Was Different<p>By Associated Press<p>less than an hour ago<p>weather.com<p>00:44<p>Mount Agung …

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On Thanksgiving, family hurt by Harvey counts its blessings

HOUSTON (AP) — The kitchen where George and Arva Dorsey prepare an 18-dish feast every Thanksgiving has been stripped of everything but its granite countertops, standing on their own with no appliances below. The house they renovated and expanded over three decades has been gutted down to its …

2017 hurricane season ends with a number of records

Hurricane season officially ends at the end of November, and with nothing currently brewing in the Atlantic, it appears there won't be another …

Weather

What Harvey Taught Us: Lessons From the Energy Industry

The last week of August 2017 will remain etched in Houston’s memory for a long time to come. The week started with a total solar eclipse that captured the nation’s imagination. Then, Harvey made landfall on Aug. 25.<p>Dumping more than 51 inches of rain in some areas, Harvey gave new meaning to …

Hurricane Sandy

This Company Is Helping Kids Play Again After Natural Disasters

The recent plague of natural disasters has taken a serious toll on the US. Fortunately, relief efforts and charitable donations have been plentiful, …

Southeast Texas

College basketball: Why Texas Southern is playing 13 road games in four time zones

<b>COLUMBUS, Ohio –</b> Out here on the road with the traveling Tigers of Texas Southern, it can get a little hard keeping the schedule straight.<p>It’s …

College Basketball

Gifts that Give Back

Do good, feel good. These Gifts That Give Back will make the season bright for you and someone in need!<p><b>Humble Brush</b><br>These toothbrushes polish your …

Shopping

There’s a third-world America that no one notices

<i>Parker Abt is a research fellow at the University of Pennsylvania’s Andrea Mitchell Center for the Study of Democracy.</i><p>In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, Americans in Puerto Rico have spent weeks without reliable access to clean water, electricity and cellphone service. The conditions on the …

Opinion

Home repairs after Harvey reveal huge...

A homeowner knew she was living with <i>some</i> bees before the storm, but she had no idea how many.

Hurricanes

Whataburger, Texans team up to tackle hunger

HOUSTON - The Houston Texans and Whataburger are joining forces to raise money to fight hunger in the Houston area.<p>This is the second year they've …

Houston Texans

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