Hurricane

Highlights of First Lady Melania Trump and Second Lady Karen Pence in Texas

Visit included meeting families, volunteers and emergency staff Entourage and security personnel surprised by stop-off at Whataburger Continuing to celebrate December’s spirit of giving, First…


First unmanned aircraft of its kind helps restore Puerto Rico cell service

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) quickly approved the first unmanned aircraft operation of its kind to help restore cellular service in Puerto Rico in the wake…


Hurricane Harvey price gouging lawsuits filed against more businesses

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Hurricane gougers at top of Attorney General’s action list

$9.99 gasoline, three times normal hotel room rates Reputation company allegedly deceived judges Three companies that took advantage of people during Hurricane Harvey by charging…


Ex-husband charged in murder of woman found dead during Harvey

Sheriff: Hurricane Harvey is not the reason she went missing Body found near Baytown, Texas “I’ve never been happier in my whole life than I…


San Antonio woman tells of Hurricane Harvey ‘never ending cruise’

Up to 20,000 cruise passengers were stuck at sea and other ports Carnival Breeze forced to stay out of Galveston an extra week   TIP…


Departures ordered for U.S. employees due to Hurricane Irma

News Release from U.S. State Department on September 6, 2017: The Department of State recommends U.S. citizens avoid all travel to The Bahamas and Turks…


Harvey damaged Rockport still without water, electricity, schools

Schools closed indefinitely Electrical power may be on by Sept. 8   TIP JAR Options. Thank you for supporting Independent Journalism Bronze Tip $2.00 USD…


George Strait to headline Harvey Relief benefit at San Antonio Majestic Theater

Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Harvey Relief has been set to aid those affected by Hurricane Harvey on Tuesday, Sept. 12 at 7 p.m. at San Antonio’s Majestic…


Pastor says Trump’s visit to his Texas church ‘like a shot of adrenaline’

President Trump and First Lady visit Texas and Louisiana First Lady Melania Trump: “furthered our determination”    TIP JAR Options. Thank you for supporting Independent…


How long gas station lines can lead to toilet paper shortages

Declassified document: U.S. considered military takeover of Middle Eastern oilfields Consumers swarmed grocery stores hoarding toilet paper   TIP JAR Options. Thank you for supporting…


Harvey Fraud–Avoid Charitable Contribution Schemes–FBI

Bogus emails and phishing scams targeting potential givers Be aware of overnight charities Harvey Fraud. Federal authorities are issuing warnings to potential donors wishing to…