- Forecasters said that Hurricane Nicholas would stall over central Louisiana through Thursday, and cause rainfall in those areas of central Gulf Coast on Friday that are still recovering from Hurricane Ida and Laura.
Published on Sep 15, 2021 07:10 PM IST
AP | | Posted by Sharangee Dutta, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
- The episode began about 2 p.m. Thursday and ras part of a standoff on a residential street in Levelland, about 30 miles (50 kilometers) west of Lubbock.
Published on Jul 16, 2021 04:58 AM IST
AP | , Levelland, Texas
- The Austin-Travis County EMS said in a series of tweets that at least 12 patients had received treatment or been transported to local hospitals.
Published on Jun 12, 2021 02:16 PM IST
AP | , Austin, Texas
- An all-day court hearing Friday didn’t reveal any new information on the tiger’s whereabouts as Houston police say about 300 tips they’ve so far received haven’t panned out.
Published on May 15, 2021 02:55 PM IST
AP | | Posted by Kunal Gaurav, Richmond, Texas
Many homes went without power or drinkable water for days after subfreezing temperatures, failing power plants and record demand for heat pushed Texas' electric grid to the breaking point.
Published on Mar 26, 2021 08:48 AM IST
AP | , Texas
Americans already share the collective financial burden of climate change, even if they don’t realize it
Published on Mar 13, 2021 04:53 PM IST
- Texas announced the lifting of restriction which had made mask wearing compulsory in public buildings and many outdoor spaces but the city council in Austin, the state capital, voted to still require masks to be worn.
Updated on Mar 12, 2021 03:58 PM IST
A Tesla subsidiary registered as Gambit Energy Storage LLC is quietly building a more than 100 megawatt energy storage project in Angleton, Texas, a town roughly 40 miles south of Houston.
Updated on Mar 08, 2021 07:35 PM IST
The enforcement of the mask mandate was patchy, and some sheriffs refused to police the restrictions at all.
Published on Mar 03, 2021 04:30 PM IST
Some people in Texas say the move is part of Musk's plan to change the name of Boca Chica, the area near the Mexican border where SpaceX’s new Starship prototypes dominate the seaside skyline.
Published on Mar 03, 2021 03:55 PM IST
On Friday, the grid operator announced it would cover part of the shortfall with $800 million in congestion revenues, money generated from trading bottlenecks on the grid that is supposed to be returned to consumers.
Published on Feb 27, 2021 02:31 PM IST
Texas was hit particularly hard by the Valentine's weekend storm that battered multiple states. Unusually frigid conditions led to widespread power outages and frozen pipes that burst and flooded homes.
Published on Feb 27, 2021 07:54 AM IST
AP | , Houston
The outages lasted days for millions of Texas homes, and millions more lost water as water treatment plants shutdown and miles of pipes burst across the state.
Published on Feb 26, 2021 06:25 AM IST
AP | , Austin
The Biden administration has said that delivering the vaccine to Americans is a top priority. The Pentagon is ramping up the deployment of what federal authorities say could be up to 100 vaccination teams around the country.
Published on Feb 25, 2021 09:36 AM IST
AP | , Los Angeles
- Including works by Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein and Franz Kline, the art collection of Texas oil and ranching heiress Anne Marion will be up for auction this spring in New York. Sotheby's said three masterworks at the heart of the collection are expected to each sell for over $20 million.
Updated on Feb 25, 2021 09:36 AM IST
ERCOT president Bill Magness has said Texas' power grid — which is uniquely isolated from the rest of the US — was on the brink of collapse in the early hours of Feb. 15
Published on Feb 24, 2021 10:36 AM IST
PTI | , Austin
A deadly winter storm caused widespread blackouts last week across Texas, a state unaccustomed to extreme cold, killing at least two dozen people and knocking out power to more than 4 million people at its peak.
Published on Feb 22, 2021 02:59 PM IST
Refiners and petrochemical plants along the US Gulf Coast scrambled to shut production as an arctic air mass spread into a region unused to frigid temperatures.
Published on Feb 21, 2021 06:52 PM IST
Reuters | , New York/houston
In hard-hit Texas, where millions were warned to boil tap water before drinking it, the warm-up was expected to last for several days.
Published on Feb 21, 2021 11:53 AM IST
AP | , Dallas
Monday was one of the state’s coldest days in more than a century.
Updated on Feb 21, 2021 06:35 AM IST
After enduring a wretched week of Arctic storms, hunger and cold, several Texans were handed another pain point -- massive electricity bills.
Published on Feb 21, 2021 05:44 AM IST
Part of the job of being president is responding to the destruction left behind by earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes and other natural disasters, or events like deadly mass shootings, or even acts of terrorism.
Published on Feb 20, 2021 02:04 PM IST
AP | , Washington
- At least 59 deaths across the US have been blamed on the blast of unseasonable weather.
Published on Feb 20, 2021 12:03 PM IST
AP | , Washington
The crisis has put the fossil fuel industry that lavishes the Texas Capitol with money in the crosshairs in ways that Abbott has not had to navigate when steering America's second-largest state through other disasters, including hurricanes and the ongoing pandemic.
Published on Feb 20, 2021 08:49 AM IST
PTI | , Austin '
Updated on Feb 20, 2021 02:41 AM IST
Dan Holmes shared a video of the scary moment his dog Christi fell through ice covering the pool in order to warn others with pets.
Published on Feb 19, 2021 08:19 PM IST
By Amrita Kohli
“Ercot has failed on each of these measures that they said they had undertaken,” Abbott said during a media briefing on Thursday. “Texans deserve answers.”
Published on Feb 19, 2021 10:17 AM IST
- Nancy Pelosi told reporters the committee would be examining "how things could've turned out better and will turn out better in the future."
Published on Feb 18, 2021 10:29 PM IST
Reuters | , Washington
The Texas city of Kyle, south of Austin, asked residents Wednesday to suspend water usage until further notice because of a shortage.
Published on Feb 18, 2021 02:43 PM IST
AP | , Memphis (us)
The cold snap, which has killed at least 21 people and knocked out power to more than 4 million people in Texas, is not expected to let up until this weekend.
Published on Feb 18, 2021 10:16 AM IST