HOUSTON — A legal battle that started when a bush crashed in Sherman killing 17 people in 2008 ended last week when a federal judge in Houston sentenced the owner of that bus to three years of probation in a plea agreement.
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Dallas nurse Amber Vinson probably survived Ebola because she’s young and was wearing protective equipment that prevented her from getting a large dose of the deadly virus, doctors familiar with her care said.
WASHINGTON — Sen. Ted Cruz will spend Saturday in Georgia pitching voters on David Perdue. That will bring to three the number of Senate nominees the Texas tea partier has clasped hands with this fall.
DALLAS — While expensive medical equipment used on Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan at Texas Presbyterian Hospital Dallas was decontaminated with disinfectants, the 60-inch TV hanging in the apartment of his fiancee was sawed in half, stuffed in a hazmat drum and incinerated.
FORT WORTH, Texas — Dallas nurse Amber Vinson was Ebola-free Wednesday, according to family members in Atlanta, where she is being treated for the virus.
WASHINGTON — Hospital workers battling Ebola in West Africa and Dallas are missing the one weapon that could help them most: a Food and Drug Administration-approved treatment or vaccine.
WASHINGTON — Ever since an Ebola case from Liberia arrived at a Dallas hospital last month, political pressure has been building on the Obama administration to restrict travel from the three West African countries where the disease has spread with frightening speed.
DALLAS — These days, experts more or less understand what puts kids at risk for becoming criminals: using drugs, carrying a gun, even just believing that they will die young.
By Monday morning, 48 of the people in Dallas who are being monitored for Ebola symptoms will be cleared to resume their lives, after a tense three weeks for them and for much of the nation.
Texas’ largest power transmission company Oncor has repeatedly cut spending to maintain its network of power lines, despite a growing customer base, according to a report filed by Public Utility Commissioner Ken Anderson.