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Government, Hospital and Others in Dallas Try to Reassure About Ebola

Government, Hospital and Others in Dallas Try to Reassure About Ebola

The next few days are critical in the fight against Ebola in the U.S. Meanwhile, people in Dallas are reportedly jittery; a formerly busy hospital has become a ghost town; and government officials are trying to reassure everyone that the Ebola situation that spiraled out of control is back in. The hospital acknowledged its mistakes […]

Ebola Blood Sample Picked Up by Coast Guard

Ebola Blood Sample Picked Up by Coast Guard

According the the Coast Guard, a blood sample from a Dallas health care worker potentially infected with Ebola was picked up from the cruise ship. Petty Officer Andy Kendrick said that a helicopter flew to the Carnival Magic cruise ship to retrieve the sample from the woman. The helicopter lowered supplies to the ship in […]

City of Houston Demands Sermon Notes From Local Pastors [Video]

City of Houston Demands Sermon Notes From Local Pastors [Video]

The city of Houston is demanding pastors hand over any sermon notes dealing with gender identity, homosexuality or the city’s first openly lesbian mayor, Annise Parker. The city has issued subpoenas to a group of local ministers; any who fail to comply could be held in contempt of court. Reportedly, when the mayor’s office was […]

Texas Attorney General Speaks Out Against ‘Bullying of Houston Pastors’

Texas Attorney General Speaks Out Against ‘Bullying of Houston Pastors’

The Texas Attorney General, Greg Abbott, has spoken out in a letter to David Feldman, the Houston City Attorney, where he openly states that they are bullying pastors in Houston, as he tells Feldman that it needs to stop. Abbott says that they are picking on “people of faith” which is against freedom of religion. […]

Texas State Fair Comes to a Close This Weekend

Texas State Fair Comes to a Close This Weekend

This is the last weekend to see Big Tex at the Texas State Fair, as they will shut down at the close of Sunday for another year. The fair opened on Sept. 26 and runs for three weeks every year from the end of September to the middle of October. The State Fair has been […]

Ebola Diagnosed in Second Texas Health Care Worker

Ebola Diagnosed in Second Texas Health Care Worker

A second health worker who helped to treat Thomas Eric Duncan, the man who died of Ebola in Texas last week, has now been diagnosed with the virus herself. The as yet unidentified woman developed a fever on Tuesday, and was in isolation at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital within 90 minutes, according to authorities. The current incident is […]

Greg Abbott Says Same Sex Marriage Encourages Out-of-Wedlock Births

Greg Abbott Says Same Sex Marriage Encourages Out-of-Wedlock Births

Greg Abbott, Texas Attorney General and a Republican running for the Texas governor’s seat, is appealing last Wednesday’s ruling that strikes down the Texas ban on gay marriage. The ban is part of the state’s constitution which defines marriage as between one man and one woman. Abbott is arguing that the state ban on same-sex marriage should not be […]

Hospital Breaches That Spread Ebola in Texas Require Reviewing Protocols

Hospital Breaches That Spread Ebola in Texas Require Reviewing Protocols

Health care workers regularly practice dealing with disasters, but one would expect them to know how to deal with infectious diseases without regular drills. However, given the terrible breaches of public health safety protocol that led to the spread of Ebola in Texas this past month, it is a safe bet that hospital and others […]

Texas Teen Gets Life for Killing Mom and Sexually Violating Corpse

Texas Teen Gets Life for Killing Mom and Sexually Violating Corpse

A Texas teenager showed no emotion on Wednesday as he received a life sentence in prison. Kevin Davis, 18, pleaded guilty on Monday, the beginning day of his trial, to using a hammer to kill his mother and then sexually violating her corpse in a final, depraved act. He had previously pleaded not guilty in June. […]

Islamic State Fighters on the US Border?

Islamic State Fighters on the US Border?

According to a top Republican Congressman, at least 10 Islamic State fighters have been arrested on the US side of the border, having crossed over from Mexico. Speaking to Fox News host Greta Van Susteren Tuesday, The California Representative and former Marine Duncan Hunter said “I know that at least 10 ISIS fighters have been […]

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