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After Burning For Days, Fire At Chemical Plant Near Houston Is Out
DEER PARK, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – After almost four straight days of thick, black smoke covering the Houston area, the fire that was burning at petrochemical plant is officially out.
Fire at Houston-area storage facility finally out after several days, ITC says
DEER PARK, Texas - After burning since Sunday and causing all kinds of havoc within the Deer Park community, the blaze burning at a chemical storage facility is finally out, KSAT 12's sister station KPRC in Houston reports.
Your 7 Day Weather & Air Quality Forecast | Wednesday, March 20
Are you reading on a mobile device & can’t see all the information?. “Life humbles you as you age. You realize how much time you wasted on nonsense.”. Winds may be light enough and incoming background levels high enough for ozone to reach the lower end of the “Moderate” range in parts of the Beaumon
A massive plume of black smoke hangs over Houston. Here’s what you need to know about the Deer Park terminal fire.
Send us your questions about Texas politics and policy by emailing email@example.com or visiting texastribune.org/texplainer. A fire that broke out at a petrochemical storage facility over the weekend in the industrial Houston suburb of Deer Park continued to burn Tuesday after intensifyin
Houston petrochemical fire spreads, eight giant tanks burning: official
HOUSTON (Reuters) - A petrochemical fire at a storage facility outside Houston spread on Tuesday to engulf eight giant tanks containing liquid fuels, officials of Intercontinental Terminals Co said on Tuesday afternoon.
Houston Concert Watch 3/20: A Bowie Celebration and Other Legends
And so it was that after jamming more than 80,000 people into NRG Stadium RodeoHouston came to a close, and thus the three easiest weeks of writing this here blog post for the year. That's not to say that there won't be future strings of weeks featuring tons of incredible music, just that the Rodeo
Verify: Will the Houston tanker fire impact gas prices?
DALLAS — Set aside the black smoke, the dangerous firefight and the threat of explosion and you may be wondering: What's this tanker fire going to cost me?. By now you’ve heard the question. Will the Houston tanker fire impact gas prices? That’s the question we’re verifying today.
500 City Employees Face Layoff As Houston Moves Forward On Prop B
HOUSTON — The city will move forward with implementing Proposition B, but as many as 500 Houston firefighters and other employees could be laid off, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner said. Turner released a statement on Monday announcing Prop B's implementation to increase firefighter pay 29 percent an
Petrochemical blaze near Houston extinguished, company says
HOUSTON (Reuters) - Firefighters on Wednesday extinguished a fire at a Mitsui & Co petrochemical storage site outside Houston that has been billowing acrid smoke for days, the company said.
Missing woman last seen in northeast Houston home
Authorities are searching for a missing woman last seen inside her northeast Houston home. Maria Rico-Suaste, 73, was last seen on March 11, according to Texas EquuSearch. The Houston Police Department Missing Persons Division is investigating her disappearance.
Photo of off-duty firefighter carrying woman up stairs at Houston rodeo going viral
HOUSTON, TX (WCMH/CNN Newsource) - This photo is capturing hearts across the country. Firefighter Thomas Harwell saw an elderly woman struggling to get down some stairs Saturday at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.
HCSO: Brothers arrested for shooting pregnant woman at bus stop
Two brothers accused of shooting a pregnant woman fleeing gunfire near a bus stop are now charged in the attack, deputies say. Kwan Tayes, 21, and Nickolaus Collins, 19, are each facing a felony aggravated assault with a deadly weapon charge in connection with the shooting, according to the Harris C
Woman caught with $8,500 cash admits she was smuggling people to Houston
KLEBERG COUNTY, Texas — A woman found to be in possession of $8,500 in cash during a traffic stop Friday on Highway 77 in Kleberg County admitted to authorities that she had been smuggling people to Houston.
Texas senate approves bill to allow dogs at restaurants
Get ready to toast with your pup the next time you dine out. The Texas senate Tuesday approved a bill that would allow restaurant owners to welcome patrons' dogs at their outdoor dining areas.
Houston hospital helps woman deliver 6 babies in 9 minutes
A woman delivered sextuplets at a Houston hospital Friday morning, giving birth to all six babies within nine minutes. Thelma Chiaka gave birth to two daughters and four sons between 4:50 and 4:59 a.m. Friday at the Woman’s Hospital of Texas, the hospital announced on its website.
Houston woman gives birth to sextuplets
HOUSTON, Texas — A Houston woman gave birth to sextuplets. Thelma Chiaka had two sets of twin boys and one set of twin girls Friday at Woman’s Hospital of Texas. The babies weighed between one pound, 12 ounces to two pounds, 14 ounces.
Houston designer brings fairy tale fashion to the runway
A Houston designer is bringing fairy tale-worthy fashion to runways across the country, including New York Fashion Week. Chasity Sereal is known for her whimsical style and non-traditional wedding gowns.
Tacos Over Texas returns to Houston April 7
The spirit of Mama Ninfa Laurenzo looms large over this city. Which is why the Laurenzo family decided to honor their mother with a celebration focusing on a food she knew well: tacos.
Here is the best and worst of RodeoHouston 2019, according to a VIP
Another RodeoHouston moseyed into the sunset on Sunday, March 17, saving the biggest, and one of the best concerts, for last with an appearance by country legend George Strait.
Kroger's autonomous car fleet heads to Houston for new grocery delivery service
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