Dallas Zoo’s missing tamarin monkeys have been found in an abandoned home’s closet, police say

CNN — [Breaking news top, published at 8:xx p.m ET] Two emperor tamarin monkeys missing from the Dallas Zoo were found in the closet of an abandoned home in a southern suburb of Dallas after investigators received a tip, police said Tuesday. “Dallas police received a tip the monkeys may be at an abandoned home … Read more

Tornadoes hit Texas, Oklahoma and Arkasas: At least 1 dead, multiple people missing

CNN — At least one person was killed, and multiple people are missing after tornadoes hit Oklahoma, Texas and Arkansas late Friday, damaging homes and knocking out power for thousands as officials launch search and rescue efforts. Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt issued an emergency declaration on Saturday for Bryan, Choctaw, LeFlore and McCurtain Counties after … Read more

Uvalde Families Make Last Push for Shakeup on Election Day

By ACACIA CORONADO, Associated Press UVALDE, Texas (AP) — Just hours after voting started in Texas, Kimberly Rubio cast her ballot in the same Uvalde city building where she waited in May to learn that her daughter, Lexi, was one of 19 fourth-graders fatally shot at Robb Elementary School. “If our children aren’t safe, neither … Read more

Biden Dismisses DeSantis’ Immigrant Relocation | National News

President Joe Biden on Tuesday dismissed Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’ latest move to relocate migrants to more liberal states while noting that sending them back to certain countries is “not rational” – a rare acknowledgment of the national conversation on immigration sparked by Republican governors. “He should come visit. We have a beautiful shoreline,” Biden … Read more

Breaking: Mamata urges PM Modi to include tableau of freedom fighters from Bengal in R-Day parade

Live Breaking news updates January 16, 2022: Get latest news, breaking news, latest updates, live news, top headlines, breaking business news and top news of the hour. Get latest news, breaking news, latest updates, live news, top headlines, breaking business news and top news of the hour. Updated on Jan 16, 2022 04:52 PM IST … Read more

US Rabies Deaths Last Year Were Highest in a Decade | Health News

By MIKE STOBBE, AP Medical Writer NEW YORK (AP) – Five Americans died of rabies last year, the most in a decade, and health officials said Thursday that some of the people did not realize they had been infected or rejected the vaccines that saved them. life. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released … Read more

The 10 stories Houstonians buzzed over most in 2021

As 2022 approaches, we review the stories that readers consumed the most in 2021. These pieces touched on love, disaster, loving figures advancing and, true to Houston form, food. From a lush tropical wedding to Winter Storm Uri, from Britta Merwin to Guy Fieri, these stories wowed most readers eager for good news after a … Read more

The latest on search for missing Texas girl Lina Khil

Lina Sardar Khil disappeared on December 20 in San Antonio, Texas. San Antonio Police Department The search for a 3-year-old girl who disappeared from a Texas playground has reached its second week, leaving investigators frustrated at the lack of progress. Lina Sardar Khil was last seen on the afternoon of Dec. 20 when she and … Read more

Former electronics giant RadioShack reboots as cryptocurrency company

Although the Radio Shack The electronics retail chain essentially collapsed after bankruptcy filings in 2015 and 2017, the name has survived for 100 years. In an attempt to make RadioShack relevant for another 100 years, the brand’s new owner is playing for one of the world’s most popular and controversial emerging business sectors: cryptocurrency. Looking … Read more

Travis Scott distributes toys to 2,000 kids across his hometown of Houston, Texas

Travis Scott is doing his part to spread holiday cheer in his hometown of Houston, Texas, where a surge at his Astroworld Festival in November killed 10 concert goers. The 30-year-old rapper and his Cactus Jack Foundation are distributing “more than 2,000 children in Houston who come from families in distress,” TMZ reported Thursday. Donated … Read more