Texas

National Guard, additional Texas resources deployed to counties to aid with winter storm

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Staff from six state agencies are being deployed to help local officials clear roadways and assist essential workers in the health care and power grid industries in the wake of 2.7 million Texans being left without power after a winter storm hit the state.

Economic toll of multiple winter storms could result in billions of dollars in property, agricultural damage

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Multiple winter storms are bringing snow, ice and dangerously cold temperatures as more than 100 million Americans are under a winter weather advisory, according to the National Weather Service.

Major winter storm underway across the Plains, alerts out across the South

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Texas governor, Greg Abbott, issued a state of emergency across the entire state ahead of the arrival of the storm, and secured a federal emergency declaration from the White House in order to make additional resources available for communities impacted by this weather event.

'Close to 60%' of US to have snow, ice on the ground by next week

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Large stretches of highway and multiple airport hubs in the Central states may be shut down because of a storm which will unleash a whole spectrum of winter weather hazards ranging from blizzard conditions in some areas to a freeze-up with a buildup of ice in others.

Colorado officials criticize U.S. Space Command decision after Alabama chosen for headquarters

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Colorado lost its bid to be the permanent headquarters to U.S. Space Command on Wednesday, a move the state's leaders say is politically motivated and will cost taxpayers.

U.S. Supreme Court rejects Texas Rep. Gohmert’s lawsuit over Electoral College votes

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In another attempt to challenge the Electoral College votes approved by Congress January 6, U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, filed an emergency application with the U.S. Supreme Court for it to hear arguments in his lawsuit against Vice President Mike Pence.