Many families have struggled to put food on the tables during the COVID-19 pandemic. August lingers with the future of unemployment benefits looking cloudy and school about to start, meaning it could be an even more demanding time for the Houston Food Bank.
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U.S. senators reach bipartisan compromise on gun violence bill
U.S. Senate bargainers reached agreement Tuesday on a bipartisan gun violence bill, potentially teeing up final passage by week's end on an incremental but landmark package that would stand as U.S.
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The U.S. reported over 741,000 new cases of coronavirus over the seven days ending June 14, bringing the total count to more than 84.5 million confirmed cases of COVID-19. There have been more than 1, ...
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Jun. 16—The COVID-19 pandemic may have eased a bit but the need for food assistance in the Tri-Cities and Eastern Washington has not. Second Harvest, the nonprofit that supplies food banks and meal ...
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Chevron donates 53-acre piece of land to Houston Food Bank for new warehouse coming in 2025
HOUSTON ... COVID-19 pandemic, natural disasters and inflation. Officials said from March 2020 and March 2021, household food demand increased by 85%. During this time, the Houston Food Bank ...
NRA speakers unshaken on gun rights after Texas school massacre
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US Census Bureau: Big city losses early in COVID pandemic
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KPRC 2 Investigates
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Podcast - Managing the Future of Work - Harvard Business School
The pandemic has forced advances in the digital underpinnings of remote and hybrid work. Dropbox has added apps and organizational advice to its ubiquitous cloud storage. Founder and CEO Drew Houston ...
U.S. health advisers have recommended COVID-19 vaccines for infants, toddlers and preschoolers — the last group without the shots China is defending its tough “zero-COVID” policy.