Category : Texas

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

World AIDS Day 2017: 10 things to know about HIV/AIDS

While contracting HIV/AIDS is no longer seen as a death sentence in the United States, millions of people around the world continue to contract HIV and die of the last stage of the virus’ infection – acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, or AIDS. Wo...

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

Months after Harvey, health care challenges persist

Lois Rose pauses while salvaging items from her flood-damaged house Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, in Houston. The city continues to recover from record flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) At a Texas Tribune event Thursday, s...

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

Embattled Rep. John Conyers hospitalized

ichigan’s Democratic Rep. John Conyers, who faces allegations of sexual harassment, was hospitalized in Michigan overnight his lawyer confirmed on Thursday, The Detroit Free Press reported. “We ask that the nation pray for the congressman’s recove...