Tornado hits Texas Walmart sending shoppers fleeing in terror

Disturbing drone footage shows a Texas town in ruins after tornadoes tore through the American Southwest late Monday. The clip shared by Reuters Tuesday morning gives a better idea of the mass destruction caused by cyclones in cities across Central Texas and Eastern Oklahoma, showing rows of houses literally ripped apart by the storm. The … Continue reading Tornado hits Texas Walmart sending shoppers fleeing in terror

Texas Elections Official to Resign After Thousands of Uncounted Ballots Found

The Harris County elections commissioner is resigning after 10,000 uncounted ballots for last week’s primary were discovered, according to an announcement posted online on Monday.“Today I am submitting my resignation, effective July 1,” Isabel Longoria said in the announcement. “I think this date ensures that there is a presiding officer during the May and June elections and allows the election commission … Continue reading Texas Elections Official to Resign After Thousands of Uncounted Ballots Found

Texas residents cling to hope as deep freeze continues

Central Texans have lived through a nightmare that they haven't woken up from as the deadly deep freeze slogs into its seventh day. "It's kind of been like the apocalypse. We did not prepare to lose power, that's not something we ever thought was going to happen," said Shelby Michalewicz, owner and operator of Tiny … Continue reading Texas residents cling to hope as deep freeze continues

The Temporary Collapse Of Texas Is Foreshadowing The Total Collapse Of The United States

We are getting a very short preview of what will eventually happen to the United States as a whole.  America’s infrastructure is aging and crumbling.  Our power grids were never intended to support so many people, our water systems are a complete joke, and it has become utterly apparent that we would be completely lost … Continue reading The Temporary Collapse Of Texas Is Foreshadowing The Total Collapse Of The United States

Texas’s Power Grid Disaster Is Only The Beginning

Record-setting cold and snowfall in Texas has in turn caused dramatic power outages and rolling blackouts across the state. Texans stuck in powered-off apartments with no way to warm themselves have fled to “warming centers.” A few have died from carbon monoxide poisoning trying to warm themselves with a car. The mess with the Texas power grid is only … Continue reading Texas’s Power Grid Disaster Is Only The Beginning

Walmart has temporarily closed 500 stores as severe winter weather dumps snow and causes frigid temperatures in parts of the US

According to a tracker on Walmart’s website, 501 stores are currently shut down, from Texas to Kentucky, due to Winter Storm Uri, which has dumped snow and ice and caused frigid temperatures in the South since last week. “Due to winter storms in many areas of the US, we’re closing some locations for the safety of our … Continue reading Walmart has temporarily closed 500 stores as severe winter weather dumps snow and causes frigid temperatures in parts of the US

Cold snap leaves 8 million in Texas, Mexico without power

A rare deep freeze in Texas that raised demand for power forced the state’s electric grid operator on Monday to impose rotating blackouts, leaving 4 million customers without power even as temperatures dipped to teeth-chattering levels.The cold snap sweeping Texas reached the northern part of neighboring Mexico as well, where authorities said 4.7 million users … Continue reading Cold snap leaves 8 million in Texas, Mexico without power