J.J. Watt raises more than $11M for Hurricane Harvey victims
Aug31

J.J. Watt raises more than $11M for Hurricane Harvey victims

Grant Halverson/Getty Images(HOUSTON) — J.J. Watt has surpassed his goal of raising $10 million for Hurricane Harvey victims.The Houston Texans star tweeted Wednesday that he hoped to reach $10 million, and by midday Thursday, his YouCaring fundraiser…

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White House says Trump will donate $1 million to hurricane aid
Aug31

White House says Trump will donate $1 million to hurricane aid

Nicholas Kamm/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump plans to donate $1 million to aid efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Thursday.”I’m happy to tell you that he … would like …

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Houston begins to assess Hurricane Harvey’s trail of devastation
Aug31

Houston begins to assess Hurricane Harvey’s trail of devastation

Win McNamee/Getty Images(HOUSTON) — Six days after Hurricane Harvey roared ashore in southeastern Texas, officials and residents have begun to assess the storm’s trail of destruction in Houston as the flood waters slowly started to recede.First respon…

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T-shirt plea for kidney donor at Disney gives New Jersey family hope
Aug31

T-shirt plea for kidney donor at Disney gives New Jersey family hope

Handout/Getty Images(LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J.) — A New Jersey man desperate for a kidney, a stranger who snapped a photo, a bit of Disney magic and the power of social media have all come together to bring a family renewed hope.Robert Leibowitz, from Lawre…

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Fire ants use their waxy bodies to survive Hurricane Harvey’s deluge
Aug31

Fire ants use their waxy bodies to survive Hurricane Harvey’s deluge

19695866/iStock/Thinkstock(NEEDVILLE, Tex.) — An unusual life raft was spotted floating in the flood waters near Houston after Hurricane Harvey.The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department shared a video Wednesday of an army of fire ants clinging to each o…

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