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houston weather - The New York Times
2:48am PDT - July 11th, 2019

BP evacuates staff, shuts in production at four U.S. Gulf of Mexico platforms

BP Plc on Tuesday began to evacuate and shut in production at four offshore U.S. Gulf of Mexico production platforms as a developing weather disturbance moves across the Gulf of Mexico, a company spokesman said.

houston weather - Reuters
4:18pm PDT - July 9th, 2019

BP evacuates staff, shuts in production at four U.S. Gulf of Mexico platforms

BP Plc on Tuesday began to evacuate and shut in production at four offshore U.S. Gulf of Mexico production platforms as a developing weather disturbance moves across the Gulf of Mexico, a company spokesman said.

houston weather - Reuters
4:14pm PDT - July 9th, 2019

Shell Texas, Louisiana refineries monitoring Gulf of Mexico weather

Royal Dutch Shell Plc was monitoring a developing weather disturbance in the northeastern Gulf of Mexico as it prepares its three U.S. Gulf Coast refineries for severe weather, a company spokesman said on Tuesday.

houston weather - Reuters
4:09pm PDT - July 9th, 2019

Shell evacuates staff on U.S. Gulf of Mexico platforms ahead of approaching storm

Royal Dutch Shell Plc on Tuesday evacuated non-essential staff from four oil and gas platforms in the eastern U.S. Gulf of Mexico ahead of an approaching storm.

houston weather - Reuters
2:55pm PDT - July 9th, 2019

“Close to 10%” of Autopilot software team reportedly quits after shakeup

In 2015, Musk declared self-driving "a much easier problem than people think."

houston weather - Ars Technica
11:49am PDT - July 9th, 2019

Mike Tanier Fixes the NFL Fanbase Rankings

Every NFL fanbase is great. And terrible. Each team's fanbase is full of both wonderful people and folks who should be kept overnight in the stadium prison as well as hardcore ...

houston weather - Bleacher Report
7:00am PDT - July 2nd, 2019

Midwest bracing for severe storms as Northeast expecting rain

Damaging winds, hail and tornadoes are possible on Tuesday in the Midwest.

houston weather - ABC News
2:31am PDT - June 25th, 2019

3 astronauts complete "once-in-a-lifetime ride" home after 204-day stay in orbit

A Russian cosmonaut, a Canadian and a NASA astronaut return to Earth late Monday after station stay

houston weather - CBS News
8:55pm PDT - June 24th, 2019

An Explosion in Philadelphia Could Make Your Fourth of July Road Trip a Lot More Expensive

Futures jumped 3.9%, the most in more than 3 months after an explosion and fire Friday at the Philadelphia Energy Solutions oil refinery.

houston weather - Time
7:50am PDT - June 24th, 2019

Building the Wind Turbines Was Easy – The Hard Part Was Plugging Them In

In the Oklahoma panhandle, one entrepreneur set out to bring cheap wind power to less windy parts of the country. But there was a big snag: the American power grid.

houston weather - The Wall Street Journal
8:25am PDT - June 22nd, 2019

Pride pickup, sphinx on move, Tony Stark’s cabin: News from around our 50 states

Delaware’s Murderkill River turning red, plagiarizing Ashton Kutcher gets West Virginia principal suspended, and more

houston weather - USA Today
9:59pm PDT - June 12th, 2019

Texas mother arrested after allegedly abandoning her ten-year-old son for dropping food in her car

A Texas mother has been arrested allegedly abandoning her ten-year-old son at a 'busy intersection' in 100 degree heat after he accidentally dropped food in her car.

houston weather - Daily Mail
8:20am PDT - June 11th, 2019

High Line milestones, Iowa’s big stink, Muscle Beach makeover: News from around our 50 states

Muhammad Ali’s Pennsylvania training camp opens to public, Illinois dispensaries prepare for legal pot, and more

houston weather - USA Today
9:34pm PDT - June 10th, 2019

Braves' Keuchel sharp in 1st minor league game, 7 scoreless

Braves' Keuchel sharp in 1st minor league game, 7 scoreless

houston weather - Fox Sports
6:26pm PDT - June 10th, 2019

Mom arrested for allegedly leaving son in extreme heat

A Texas mother was charged with child endangerment after allegedly leaving her son in extreme heat.

houston weather - ABC News
9:43am PDT - June 10th, 2019

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houston weather - CBS News
2:35pm PDT - June 5th, 2019

Border Patrol Claims a Record Number of Migrant Families Were Detained in May

The Border Patrol says a new record was set in May for the number of migrant families apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border.

houston weather - Time
12:14pm PDT - June 5th, 2019

Tropical disturbance threatens more flooding for the US

Heavy showers have already brought deadly mudslides to Mexico as threat now heads north.

houston weather - Al Jazeera English
3:21am PDT - June 5th, 2019

Historic flooding strikes Heartland as water levels creep higher

Some parts of the central U.S. are seeing their worst flooding in history.

houston weather - ABC News
2:53am PDT - June 5th, 2019

Twins beat White Sox 7-0 behind Odorizzi, two more homers

Eddie Rosario and Max Kepler each hit three-run homers as the Twins completed a sweep of the White Sox with a 7-0 win

houston weather - Fox Sports
2:47pm PDT - May 26th, 2019

Odorizzi, two more homers give Twins 7-0 win over White Sox

Odorizzi, two more homers give Twins 7-0 win over White Sox

houston weather - Fox Sports
2:14pm PDT - May 26th, 2019

People are leaving these 10 states in the highest numbers

Census data for 2016 and 2017 shows which states have seen the most outbound migration. New York, Illinois, and California are seeing the most residents pack up and leave for other states. Among the issues are high taxes, real estate prices, and the cost of l…

houston weather - Business Insider
6:30am PDT - May 26th, 2019

Morton strikes out season-high 10, Rays beat Indians 6-2

Carrasco lost his second straight start, giving up six runs — five earned — in 6 1/3 innings.

houston weather - Fox Sports
7:52pm PDT - May 25th, 2019

Charlie Morton K's 10, Rays hit 3 homers off Carlos Carrasco in 6-2 win over Cleveland

Charlie Morton locked down the Cleveland Indians with 10 strikeouts as the the Tampa Bay Rays blasted 3 homers off Carlos Carrasco in the 6-2 win.

houston weather - Fox Sports
7:24pm PDT - May 25th, 2019

RT @DavidPaulKHOU: This is interesting... an almost 'winter like' upper air pattern will drive a cold front toward Houston next week. It br…

Shirley Barr (@Shirleysbar)
9:08am PDT - July 19th, 2019
It's 89F in #Houston w broken clouds & 5.82mph winds, 59% humidity #htx https://t.co/ZTpWjfLKZO https://t.co/9Gvw9e0enp

It's 89F in #Houston w broken clouds & 5.82mph winds, 59% humidity #htx https://t.co/ZTpWjfLKZO https://t.co/9Gvw9e0enp

Houston Weather ☀️ (@HoustonsWeather)
9:00am PDT - July 19th, 2019
It's 88F in #Houston w scattered clouds & 4.7mph winds, 62% humidity #htx https://t.co/ZTpWjfLKZO https://t.co/xm95mcNgv0

It's 88F in #Houston w scattered clouds & 4.7mph winds, 62% humidity #htx https://t.co/ZTpWjfLKZO https://t.co/xm95mcNgv0

Houston Weather ☀️ (@HoustonsWeather)
8:30am PDT - July 19th, 2019

RT @HoustonChron: NWS: 'Rare 'cool' front in July could hit after weekend rain https://t.co/wmG3IDXjR0

Jeff S Forward (@VillagerEditor1)
8:29am PDT - July 19th, 2019
Here's the weather in Houston at this hour. https://t.co/6cUXM5mkS9

Here's the weather in Houston at this hour. https://t.co/6cUXM5mkS9

DrJimFox26 (@DrJimFox26)
8:29am PDT - July 19th, 2019

RT @Cristina_Schaef: They're really calling this a "cold front"?! https://t.co/vsJbk9gpko via @houstonchron

Watchdog Realtor - Adam Sanders (@WatchdogRealtor)
8:28am PDT - July 19th, 2019

They're really calling this a "cold front"?! https://t.co/vsJbk9gpko via @houstonchron

Cristina Schaefer (@Cristina_Schaef)
8:28am PDT - July 19th, 2019

RT @HoustonChron: NWS: 'Rare 'cool' front in July could hit after weekend rain https://t.co/wmG3IDXjR0

marilyn joyce macri (@joyce_macri)
8:17am PDT - July 19th, 2019

RT @HoustonChron: NWS: 'Rare 'cool' front in July could hit after weekend rain https://t.co/wmG3IDXjR0

HUBENAK (@andrewhubenak)
8:12am PDT - July 19th, 2019

RT @HoustonChron: NWS: 'Rare 'cool' front in July could hit after weekend rain https://t.co/wmG3IDXjR0

Jane Stueckemann (@JaneStueckemann)
8:03am PDT - July 19th, 2019

More weird weather: In my former home, Houston, TX, place of unimaginably hot summers, "rare cool" weather is predicted, per @HoustonChron, my former employer. In Maine, my current home, record-breaking 100-degree heat. What??

Peggy Grodinsky (@PGrodinsky)
8:03am PDT - July 19th, 2019

This Houston's weather kills man

HuddLed (@Huhddled)
8:00am PDT - July 19th, 2019

RT @HoustonChron: NWS: 'Rare 'cool' front in July could hit after weekend rain https://t.co/wmG3IDXjR0

Eileen Dwyer (@EileenDwyer6)
7:58am PDT - July 19th, 2019

RT @HoustonChron: NWS: 'Rare 'cool' front in July could hit after weekend rain https://t.co/wmG3IDXjR0

Julie Garcia (@reporterjulie)
7:52am PDT - July 19th, 2019

#NWS: Rare cool front in July could hit after weekend rain https://t.co/Pe4RqAVnAp

GridPointWeather (@gridpointwx)
7:50am PDT - July 19th, 2019

#NWS: Rare cool front in July could hit after weekend rain https://t.co/SrCqT0DnKl #GPWX

Tim Melino (@TimMelino)
7:49am PDT - July 19th, 2019

NWS: 'Rare 'cool' front in July could hit after weekend rain https://t.co/KHMks6fqxB via @houstonchron

marilyn joyce macri (@joyce_macri)
7:48am PDT - July 19th, 2019

NWS: 'Rare 'cool' front in July could hit after weekend rain https://t.co/vKtuNemz5v

Cory Heikkila (@coryheikkila)
7:47am PDT - July 19th, 2019

RT @HoustonChron: NWS: 'Rare 'cool' front in July could hit after weekend rain https://t.co/wmG3IDXjR0

Barb Calhoun (@barbc9988)
7:47am PDT - July 19th, 2019

NWS: 'Rare 'cool' front in July could hit after weekend rain https://t.co/wmG3IDXjR0

Houston Chronicle (@HoustonChron)
7:45am PDT - July 19th, 2019
Small break from Houston's blazing heat could arrive by next week: https://t.co/TZB7degi76 #kprc2 #hounews #houwx https://t.co/NTWMvf4biU

Small break from Houston's blazing heat could arrive by next week: https://t.co/TZB7degi76 #kprc2 #hounews #houwx https://t.co/NTWMvf4biU

KPRC 2 Houston (@KPRC2)
7:45am PDT - July 19th, 2019

RT @RockeTony87: #spacegeeks unite! From #weather reports to #celebrations across #Houston - It is awesome to see the #Apollo50th everywher…

Stephen Morgan FOX 26 (@StephenMorganTV)
7:34am PDT - July 19th, 2019

Here’s How Sweltering Houston Stands To Get In 2050 https://t.co/bpX85gvNjr Why Houston, TX has been, is and will be dangerous due to sweltering heat. #HeatWaveContinues2050 #ClimateChangeIsReal

Tamela Ehlinger (@TheTamela)
7:33am PDT - July 19th, 2019
It's 78F in #Houston w few clouds & 8.59mph winds, 83% humidity #htx https://t.co/ZTpWjfLKZO https://t.co/xLaPy35ujj

It's 78F in #Houston w few clouds & 8.59mph winds, 83% humidity #htx https://t.co/ZTpWjfLKZO https://t.co/xLaPy35ujj

Houston Weather ☀️ (@HoustonsWeather)
3:00am PDT - July 19th, 2019

Houston is looking at ways to improve its resilience in the face of weather events like Hurricane Harvey. Program could allow Houston to serve as a blueprint for the country. https://t.co/7Ryt3dYIQv

Sam Mitchiner (@Sam_Mitchiner)
3:00am PDT - July 19th, 2019
Houston, we might have a problem...

Alton Barnes white horse awaits delivery of chalk. But, look at the weather!

https://t.co/usBJ0MC3fY https://t.co/9ZFZmw1Qud

Houston, we might have a problem... Alton Barnes white horse awaits delivery of chalk. But, look at the weather! https://t.co/usBJ0MC3fY https://t.co/9ZFZmw1Qud

BBC West Live (@BBCBristol)
2:41am PDT - July 19th, 2019

From WXOW Flash Flood Warning for Fillmore and Houston County in MN until 7:00am Friday. https://t.co/PN09IO7QN3

WXOW News 19 (@WXOW)
2:07am PDT - July 19th, 2019
It's 80F in #Houston w few clouds & 4.7mph winds, 78% humidity #htx https://t.co/ZTpWjfLKZO https://t.co/yrLoAt1aaa

It's 80F in #Houston w few clouds & 4.7mph winds, 78% humidity #htx https://t.co/ZTpWjfLKZO https://t.co/yrLoAt1aaa

Houston Weather ☀️ (@HoustonsWeather)
12:00am PDT - July 19th, 2019
It's 80F in #Houston w clear sky & 9.71mph winds, 83% humidity #htx https://t.co/ZTpWjfLKZO https://t.co/8XISFiMUPt

It's 80F in #Houston w clear sky & 9.71mph winds, 83% humidity #htx https://t.co/ZTpWjfLKZO https://t.co/8XISFiMUPt

Houston Weather ☀️ (@HoustonsWeather)
11:30pm PDT - July 18th, 2019
Weather summary for July 18 at Dothan Technology Center (https://t.co/MTOo2uFTBC) https://t.co/g7j6FxyFpy

Weather summary for July 18 at Dothan Technology Center (https://t.co/MTOo2uFTBC) https://t.co/g7j6FxyFpy

DTC WeatherSTEM (@DTCWxSTEM)
10:00pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

Top 10 Hottest Weather Temperature Days in Houston, Texas https://t.co/Ji4GfzQM5e

Kim Sanger (@kimsanger1)
9:56pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @AndrewSErickson: “It was a huge undertaking 2 move the carrier recovery fleet & convince the ‘powers that be’ to change the landing sit…

WhiteHousePressCorps (@whpresscorps)
9:45pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

“It was a huge undertaking 2 move the carrier recovery fleet & convince the ‘powers that be’ to change the landing site. CAPT Houston did a hell of a job. I often wonder: If it had been anyone else, wld it have happened the same way?” https://t.co/fje4oEPK0p #Apollo50th #Apollo11

Andrew Erickson 艾立信 (@AndrewSErickson)
9:41pm PDT - July 18th, 2019
RT @DrJimFox26: Here's the weather in Houston at this hour. https://t.co/FLiiF90oCl

RT @DrJimFox26: Here's the weather in Houston at this hour. https://t.co/FLiiF90oCl

#LDSAgency ⚽️ (@LDSAgency)
9:29pm PDT - July 18th, 2019
Here's the weather in Houston at this hour. https://t.co/FLiiF90oCl

Here's the weather in Houston at this hour. https://t.co/FLiiF90oCl

DrJimFox26 (@DrJimFox26)
9:29pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

only a few hours back in houston and i already miss the california weather :(

cheska ❁ (@chezgomez)
9:27pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

boston’s weather rn is literally how houston is in the fall

shay-tay (@shaylaxtran)
9:19pm PDT - July 18th, 2019
It's 83F in #Houston w few clouds & 10.29mph winds, 70% humidity #htx https://t.co/ZTpWjg3lRm https://t.co/R7zf29gZp8

It's 83F in #Houston w few clouds & 10.29mph winds, 70% humidity #htx https://t.co/ZTpWjg3lRm https://t.co/R7zf29gZp8

Houston Weather ☀️ (@HoustonsWeather)
9:00pm PDT - July 18th, 2019
Houston-area weather forecast https://t.co/S75EgLgiA3 @FOX26Houston #FOX26WX #HOUWX #HOUWEATHER https://t.co/SUsWu770SB

Houston-area weather forecast https://t.co/S75EgLgiA3 @FOX26Houston #FOX26WX #HOUWX #HOUWEATHER https://t.co/SUsWu770SB

FOX26Houston (@FOX26Houston)
8:43pm PDT - July 18th, 2019

RT @bunnymoonevents: Fred morphed into this bicycle basket! He was such a good sport for us while we took some photos of him being adorable…

Ultimaspell (@ultimaspell)
8:34pm PDT - July 18th, 2019