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Twisters: A Cinematic Tornado of Thrills!

If You Feel It – Chase It!

When it comes to influential films in the world of climate research and weather reporting, few can hold a candle to "Twister," Jan de Bont’s epic action movie that has spawned a sequel blowing through theaters this weekend.

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Texas Southern University Receives Transformative $5 Million Gift – Propels Endowment Beyond $100 Million

Texas Southern University (TSU) has reached a remarkable milestone, securing a $5 million donation that propels it into the elite club of HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) with endowments exceeding $100 million. This significant contribution marks a pivotal moment in TSU's history as it approaches its centennial, fortifying the university’s resilience, impact, and adaptability in a dynamic global landscape.

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Cadillac Reveals the Stunning 2025 Escalade: Elevating Luxury and Technology

Cadillac has unveiled the 2025 Escalade, bringing a thoughtfully refreshed interior and exterior to its iconic and best-selling luxury full-size SUV. This new model elevates the standard of full-size SUV luxury with bold American craftsmanship, cutting-edge technology, and remarkable performance.

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Precinct One Opens Cooling Centers for Water and Food Distribution

As the summer heat intensifies, Harris County Precinct One has taken proactive measures to support our community by opening several cooling centers and distribution sites. These centers offer vital resources, including water and food distribution, ensuring the well-being of all residents during this extreme heat advisory.

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Biden Administration Sees Major Success as Border Arrests Decline Sharply

President Joe Biden's reelection campaign has received a significant boost with the release of new data showing a dramatic decrease in border arrests. According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), arrests for illegally entering the U.S. from Mexico plummeted by 29% in June, marking the lowest monthly level of the Biden administration. The total number of arrests in June was 83,536, down from 117,901 in May, representing the lowest tally since January 2021.

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Gladiator II Trailer Breaks Records: Paramount’s Most Viewed Trailer Ever with Over 180-Million Views

In an unprecedented surge of excitement, the official trailer for Paramount’s Gladiator II has shattered records, becoming the studio's most viewed trailer ever with over 180 million views in its first 48 hours. This milestone eclipses the previous record set by Top Gun: Maverick, which amassed 75 million views within the same timeframe.

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Tesla Robotaxi Unveiling Delayed: A Closer Look

In a recent turn of events, Elon Musk has confirmed that Tesla will be delaying its much-anticipated Robotaxi unveiling. Initially scheduled for August 8, 2024, the event is now expected to take place in October 2024. This delay, reported by Bloomberg and later confirmed by Musk on X (formerly Twitter), has sparked significant interest and speculation among Tesla enthusiasts and investors alike.

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Behind the Rituals: Understanding the Complexity of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is far more than a penchant for cleanliness or a preference for organization—it’s a complex mental health condition that affects millions worldwide. Defined by the presence of obsessions—unwanted, intrusive thoughts—and compulsions—repetitive behaviors performed to alleviate anxiety—OCD can significantly impact daily life, relationships, and overall well-being.

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Message of Beryl Storm Resources From Councilmember Dr. Leticia Plummer:

I hope this message finds you well. Considering the recent impact of Hurricane Beryl, our City and the Greater Houston area have faced significant challenges. Many neighborhoods are still dealing with power outages and a need for essential resources, and some homes have suffered substantial damage. Be assured that the City of Houston, in collaboration with our dedicated partners at the county, state, and federal levels, is actively working to assist those in need. Our efforts include:

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Biden's Enhanced Relief Brings Hope to Hurricane Beryl Survivors in Harris County

In a significant move to bolster the recovery efforts following the devastating impact of Hurricane Beryl, President Joseph R. Biden Jr. has amended the Major Disaster Declaration for Texas. This amendment, signed on July 12, 2024, authorizes additional federal assistance aimed at helping individuals and families jumpstart their recovery process in the wake of the hurricane that ravaged parts of Texas from July 5-9, 2024.

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