Texas

Family of six found dead in Texas

ALLEN, Texas – A Texas family of six was found dead after two teenage brothers reportedly carried out a murder-suicide pact. Allen police discovered the bodies while performing a welfare check at a home around 1:00 Monday morning. The names and ages …

Texas mask mandate ends today

(NBC News) Texas has officially lifted its statewide mask mandate and rolled back COVID-19 restrictions on businesses. It’s a move that’s drawing mixed reactions. “We’ve got a few people excited to not have to wear their masks,” gym manager Lindsey Allen says. …

Texas groups protest against lifting mask mandate

AUSTIN, Texas (KXAN/NBC) – A protest against the lifting of Texas’ statewide mask mandate was held Monday. Groups including restaurant and bar workers who want Governor Greg Abbott to keep the mask mandate in place rallied outside the Texas capitol. The rally, …

Thousands of Texans still without water

HOUSTON, Texas (KPRC/NBC News) Nearly two weeks after historic freezing temperatures knocked out electricity and burst pipes, many residents of Houston, Texas are still without running water. In a press conference on Sunday, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner said he believes the number …

Texas recovery update

DALLAS, Texas (NBC) – a massive recovery effort is underway in Texas after last week’s dangerous and deadly winter weather left the state crippled. President Biden has signed a major disaster declaration sending federal aid to help with the most costly weather …

Slow recovery begins in Texas

(NBC News)  Texas is slowly warming, with temperatures climbing above freezing for the first time in a week in many parts of the state. Still, the damage done by the winter storm that nearly collapsed the state’s power grid remains. “We have …