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Two buses of migrants arrive in Philadelphia from Texas

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A total of 72 people seeking asylum arrived in Philadelphia from Texas on buses Friday before many continued on to their destinations. Four buses have arrived in Philadelphia since Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced he would be sending buses to the city. Around 6 a.m., a bus pulled up to 30th Street … Read more

Texas gravesite sinking: Son fights with San Jacinto Memorial Park and Funeral home over mom’s plot

CLOVERLEAF, Texas (KTRK) — A grieving son said a cemetery in northeast Harris County is not keeping his mother’s gravesite in good condition. To his surprise, he said management told him it’s his responsibility to report issues when he sees them. David Gilliland is heartbroken. His mother, Billie Joyce Baker, passed away in September. In … Read more

Bitcoin miners look to software to help balance the Texas grid

Although Bitcoin (BTC) mining remains a controversial topic, it’s becoming more common to hear how Bitcoin mining can help balance grid demand. This is being demonstrated in the state of Texas, as Bitcoin miners are able to participate in demand response programs, which incentivize miners to turn off their operations during peak demand.  A spokesperson … Read more

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott sends second bus of 46 migrants to 30th Street Station in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) — A second bus full of 46 people legally seeking asylum in the U.S. arrived in Philadelphia Monday morning at 30th Street Station. City leaders and local organizations lined up ready to give them a joyful welcome, a warm jacket and a cozy blanket. One of those on the bus, Kevin Aborlada, said … Read more

Texas to probe FTX endorsements by Tom Brady, Stephen Curry and other celebs

NFL quarterback Tom Brady and NBA point guard Stephen Curry are reportedly among the celebrities facing a probe from the Texas financial regulator over their promotion of the now-bankrupt crypto exchange, FTX.  Joe Rotunda, director of enforcement at the Texas State Securities Board reportedly told Bloomberg in a Nov. 22 report that the Texas State … Read more

Plane crash: 2 survive sudden plane landing on Frische Cemetery Road after losing power in northwest Harris County, Texas DPS says

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas (KTRK) — Two people survived a small plane crash on Sunday after losing power in northwest Harris County, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety. The video above is ABC13’s 24/7 livestream. Harris County Sheriff’s Office deputies said the call came in at 12:40 p.m. at 16181 Fritsche Cemetery Road. DPS … Read more

Freeport LNG Says It Hopes for Restart of Texas Plant in December

Freeport said production could reach 2 billion cubic feet per day in January, and full production could be back in March 2023. Photo: MARIBEL HILL/Maribel Hill via REUTERS Nov. 18, 2022 12:44 pm ET | WSJ Pro Freeport LNG said Friday it hopes to begin an initial restart of its liquefied natural gas export facility … Read more