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Texas Chemical Plant Explosion Forces Residents to Evacuate

Texas Chemical Plant Explosion Forces Residents to Evacuate

Around 60,000 residents of Port Neches, Texas were forced to flee their homes over Thanksgiving after explosions at the TPC chemical plant spewed toxic chemicals into the air.

/ December 3, 2019
Texas Extends Sex Abuse Lawsuit Time-Limit to 30 Years

Texas Extends Sex Abuse Lawsuit Time-Limit to 30 Years

Lawmakers in Texas have doubled the statute-of-limitations for sex abuse lawsuits to 30 years after the survivor turns 18 years old.

/ September 23, 2019
Texas Hit By Worst Flu Season in Decades

Texas Hit By Worst Flu Season in Decades

Texas is suffering through the worst flu season in the last 20 years — and it's not over yet, according to a study of flu illnesses and deaths.

/ January 13, 2018
HEB Beef Stew Meat Recalled for Plastic or Metal Contamination

HEB Beef Stew Meat Recalled for Plastic or Metal Contamination

Swift Beef Co. recalled 4,702 pounds of beef stew meat for HEB grocery stores in Texas that may contain plastic and metal.

/ January 2, 2018
Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak

Legionnaires’ Disease Sickens 5 at SpringHill Suites in Texas

An outbreak of Legionnaires' disease has sickened at least 5 guests and employees of SpringHill Suites by Mariott in Round Rock, Texas.

/ October 6, 2017