West Virginia Floods Update; Audio ExcerptTwo men who were presumed dead when their camper was swept away in rushing waters during the West Virginia floods have been found alive, officials said Monday as the rain-soaked state braced for another round of heavy rains. The discovery lowers the death toll to 23, state Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management Director Jimmy Gianato said in a statement. The number of dead includes 20 bodies found and three people who are missing and presumed dead.
Texas May Not Restore Lost Abortion Clinics Despite SCOTUS Ruling; Audio ExcerptLong wait times for abortions and lengthy drives to abortion clinics are likely to continue in Texas for months and maybe years despite the U.S. Supreme Court striking down restrictions that drastically reduced the number of providers statewide. Texas lost more than half of its 41 abortion clinics in the three years since former Republican Gov. Rick Perry signed a sweeping anti-abortion law that justices largely dismantled in a 5-3 ruling Monday.
19 Indicted In Meth Distribution Conspiracy; Audio ExcerptOn Monday, the U.S. Attorney of the Northern District of Texas announced 19 defendants have been charged in a federal indictment with various felony offenses stemming from their respective roles in a meth distribution conspiracy. The investigation on this drug trafficking organization started in early January 2016. The defendants operated out of the Pleasant Grove, Seagoville, and Balch Springs areas of Dallas County.
Dallas Parking Garage Facade Collapses During StormThe cement facade came crumbling off of a six-level parking structure for residents of the Taylor Luxury Apartments in the Turtle Creek neighborhood of Dallas on Monday evening.
Weather Forecast With Lisa VillegasSummer heat continues across North Texas, but the humidity will make it feel like triple-digit temperatures and thunderstorms could arrive Tuesday afternoon.
Good Contractor’s List Kicks Out “Bad Apple”Curtis Floyd has worked in the commercial construction industry for 30 years.