1st Texas Child To Access Medical Marijuana Inspired By Rockwall GirlState Representative Stephanie Klick, from North Richland Hills, is widely credited with pushing through the current law, but she said she wasn’t always in favor of medical marijuana.
Elevated Fire Risk Results In Red Flag Warnings Across North TexasThe fire danger across North Texas continues to be high and weather condition will keep it that way all week. Together dry air; dry ground, dormant vegetation, low humidity and gusty winds are the perfect storm for grass fires.
Many Puerto Ricans Adrift In U.S. Hotels After Hurricane MariaAround the U.S., many Puerto Ricans are adrift in hotels because of the September 20 hurricane. The move north spared them from the misery of the storm's aftermath on the island.
EPA Official: Government Must Plan For Climate ChangeA top manager with the Environmental Protection Agency told Congress on Thursday that the government needs to plan for the ongoing threat posed to Superfund sites from climate change.
Meteor Credited For Bright Light, Noise Rattling MichiganExperts say a bright light and what sounded like thunder in the sky above Michigan was a meteor.
Rain Unleashes Mudslide Risks In Fire-Ravaged CaliforniaThe same Californians who had to flee from huge wildfires in recent months now have to handle hard rains that bring another type of danger -- mudslides.
Dow Industrial Breaks Through 25,000The Dow Jones industrial average closed above 25,000 points for the first time, just five weeks after its first close above 24,000.
Scientists Say Climate Change May Make Chocolate Extinct By 2050Chocolate lovers may want to sit down before reading this news. Scientists are forecasting that climate change may force the plants that produce chocolate into extinction by 2050.
Trump Administration Rescinding Rules For Oil, Gas DrillingPresident Donald Trump's administration is rescinding proposed rules for hydraulic fracturing and other oil and gas drilling practices on government lands, government officials announced Thursday.
U.S. Launches Ambitious Plan To Battle Rangeland WildfiresFederal officials have launched a two-pronged plan to stop a vicious cycle of rangeland wildfires in a wide swath of sagebrush country in the West.
Homeland Security Suspending Bioterror Testing In OklahomaThe Department of Homeland Security said Thursday it is suspending plans to conduct bioterrorism drills near the Kansas-Oklahoma border over concerns about their impact on grounds Native American tribes consider sacred.
House GOP Unveils $81B Disaster Relief For Hurricanes, FiresHouse Republicans on Monday unveiled an $81 billion disaster aid package to help hurricane-ravaged communities and states hit by wildfires, almost double the amount requested by President Donald Trump.