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Photo Credit: Getty Images The holiday season is almost upon us but many along the Texas gulf are still trying to rebuild from Hurricane Harvey. In the city of Port Arthur alone there are over 1,000 homes that still need to be cleaned up. If you're wondering what you can do to...
Getty Images In a statement this morning, acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke said she is monitoring the tragedy in Las Vegas. At this time, Duke has said there is no information to indicate "specific, credible threats" to any other public venues in the country. She...
Photo: Getty Images Our hearts are heavy today and all we can think about is Las Vegas. How can we help? The National Compassion Fund will distribute 100% of the funds received for Las Vegas directly to victims. According to their website, "Donations to the Fund are held...
As of Sunday, the Attorney General’s Office reports fielding 350 price gouging complaints from people in the areas hit by Hurricane Harvey. According to KXAN , the numbers of complaints will continue to grow each day. “There’s nothing wrong with a free market, but this isn’t a...
School districts in Central Texas are modifying their schedules as flooding continues in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. These schools in the area are closed or delayed for Tuesday, Aug. 29th: All schools in Fayette County closed through Wednesday Bastrop ISD – 2 Hour Delay La...
Photo: Shutterstock Wondering how you can help during this crazy, hectic week? Our friends over at Austin Pets Alive! have been taking in a lot of animals from Houston and the cities that were hit by Hurricane Harvey. Their staff, volunteers, and many Austinites have stepped up...
(Photo:Shutterstock/NASA images) 7pm Catastrophic and life-threatening flooding continues in southeastern Texas, and flash flood emergencies are in effect for portions of this area. Please see warnings and other products issued by your local National Weather Service office for...
1:45AM : The National Weather Service has updated their Flash Flood warning to Travis County, Hays, and Bastrop counties including the city of Austin, Buda, and Wimberley until 5 AM. Rain bands from Harvey are moving into this area and will lead to heavier rain rates which will...
Verizon Wireless has announced that effective August 26th through September 8th, they will be offering 3GB of bonus data to qualified Texas counties affected by Tropical Storm Harvey. For postpaid Verizon customers, the wireless company has said customers may still receive data...