Texas Launches Harvey Recovery Tracker 6 Months After StormTexas launched a public online tool to track incoming and outgoing funds for Hurricane Harvey recovery on Monday, six months after the storm hit and two months after The Associated Press reported that it did not have one.
Tom Ridge Returns Home Nearly A Month After Heart AttackFormer U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge has left Texas and returned to his home in suburban Washington D.C., nearly a month after suffering a heart attack.
Ridge Expects To Leave Texas Medical Center Before ChristmasA spokesman says former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge expects to leave a Texas medical facility in time to be home in Maryland for Christmas.
Poll Finds Many Harvey Victims Saying They Still Need HelpThe poll is another indication of how families along the Texas coast continue struggling in wake of the Category 4 storm, which left Houston underwater and killed more than 80 people.
Advocates Say Texas Exploiting Day Laborers After HarveyHundreds of day laborers have quietly become an integral part of the recovery from Harvey, toiling in dangerous conditions amid the fear of being picked up by immigration authorities.
Fort Worth Officer Shot In Line Of Duty Back On The StreetsFort Worth officer Matt Pearce is returning to duty after he was shot in March 2016.
Texas Needs $61B From Federal Government For Harvey RecoveryTexas needs $61-plus billion in federal funding just to rebuild public infrastructure damaged by Hurricane Harvey, as well as to cover projects to prevent future flooding.
Astros' World Series Run Lifts Houston Amid Harvey RecoveryPeople in the Houston area impacted by Harvey have used the Astros' championship run as a source of inspiration to slog through difficult days filled with tiring repairs, bureaucratic red tape and uncertainty about the future.
Texas Requests $19B In Additional Harvey AidThe Texas congressional delegation asked Thursday for $19 billion to help the Lone Star State recover from Harvey, with both Republicans and Democrats teaming up behind a request to repair water projects and help homeowners and communities rebuild from the storm.
Harvey Recovery Czar Faces Limits To 'Future-Proofing' TexasThe man tasked with overseeing Texas' Hurricane Harvey rebuilding efforts sees his job as "future-proofing" before the next disaster, but he isn't empowered on his own to reshape flood-prone Houston or the state's vulnerable coastline, which has been walloped by three major hurricanes since 2006.
North Texans Warn Harvey Victims: Road To Recovery Can Be Very SlowAs the nation braces for what could be our next hurricane disaster, Harvey's impact will likely linger in Texas for years to come.
President Trump Promises Federal Aid To Storm-Ravaged TexasPresident Donald Trump has promised federal assistance to storm-ravaged parts of Texas, insisting Congress will act swiftly on a multibillion-dollar Hurricane Harvey recovery package as the government signaled current funds will be exhausted in the next few weeks.