Houston and holidays are a dangerous combination, because the pair always seems to come with severe weather. Here’s a look back at flood events that have fallen on holidays, according to the Harris County Flood Control District.
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After teasing an announcement for days, Abbott said Tuesday that masks would soon no longer be required statewide.
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