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  1. Father, 31, dies of flesh-eating bacteria caused by HarveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 25 | Daily Mail

    Josue Zurita, a 31-year-old father in Galveston, Texas, developed a flesh-eating bacterial infection while helping rebuild homes damaged by Hurricane Harvey A 31-year-old father has died after a flesh-eating disease ravaged his arm while he was rebuilding houses damaged by Hurricane Harvey. Josue Zurita was killed by a severe bacterial infection called necrotizing fasciitis, which affects fewer than 20,000 people a year.


  2. Child washed up dead on a Texas beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 23 | Daily Mail

    'It made me cry worse': Gold Star widow breaks her silence to describe how Trump couldn't remember her husband's name - as she demands answers for what went wrong in Niger Matt Damon reveals he KNEW Harvey Weinsten harassed Gwyneth Paltrow from his 'buddy' Ben Affleck while George Clooney admits mogul was a bully who bragged of bedding stars - but says every industry has this issue George Clooney reveals his lawyer wife Amal has also faced sexual harassment at work as he claims abuse is not just Hollywood's problem but rife in all industries Woman, 21, 'sweats' BLOOD from her face and the palms of her hands when she feels stressed or exercises and even when she sleeps in bizarre case that has baffled doctors 'There will be NO change to your 401 ': Trump promises NOT to limit tax-deferred retirement contributions in his tax plan after Mitch McConnell won't rule it out What people who ... (more)


  3. Hurricane Harvey floodwater could destroy coral reefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Daily Mail

    The more than 13 trillion gallons of floodwater from Texas' Hurricane Harvey in August is threatening coral reefs 100 miles offshore of Galveston, researchers found. Floodwater runoff from the hurricane created a massive plume of freshwater in the Gulf of Mexico , threatening the coral reefs of the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary.


  4. Firefighter finds fiancee's wedding dress after floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Texas firefighter, 35, returns to his flooded home after Hurricane Harvey and wades in neck-deep water to save his fiancee's wedding dress After evacuating his home with Stephanie Hoekstra after Hurricane harvey, Parry returned to his house to find it submerged underwater The couple have admitted they aren't focused on their impending nuptials but instead are putting all their attention into helping the people in their community A Texas firefighter was able to save his fiancee's wedding gown from the flooded waters in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. Kyle Parry, 35, from Lumberton, Texas was able to retrieve the sacred item despite the heavy floods caused by the deadly hurricane.


  5. 1900 Great Galveston hurricane in Texas picturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Horrors of Galveston: Incredible photos from 1900 show weary survivors and a Texas town in ruins after deadliest hurricane in US history killed more than 8,000 As Harvey continues to wreak havoc and the death toll rises, these pictures show the impact of America's deadliest natural disaster more than 100 years ago. The Category 4 hurricane, with winds of up to 145 mph, made landfall on September 8, 1900 killing at least 8,000 of its 37,000 residents and destroying more than 3,600 buildings.


  6. Harvey strands 20,000 cruise ship passengers in the GulfRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Harvey slams into Texas with 130mph winds: Buildings collapse, and 211,000 without power as most powerful hurricane in a decade hits US mainland and is expected to cause $40bn damage The dramatic moment a stormchaser's live feed cuts out while he describes buildings collapsing around him as Hurricane Harvey hits Texas with 130mph winds Trump under fire for his hurricane news dump: President announces Arpaio's pardon and transgender military ban - while Gorka reveals he is out - as Harvey hits Texas Trump declares a state of emergency: The president signs emergency order from Camp David after tweeting to warn Americans that Harvey is more powerful than thought Wealthy businessman with ties to NY Governor Andrew Cuomo shoots dead his wife and daughter, 18, before turning the gun on himself in murder-suicide 'Worthless' Subway footlong class action settlement that gave customers payouts ... (more)


  7. Texas man kills himself after shooting two teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Man, 57, kills himself in parking garage of hospital where two teenage boys are recovering after he shot them in road-rage incident Ernest Milligan, 57, killed himself one day after he shot 13 rounds into a car with three teenagers inside in Galveston, Texas, on Friday evening. He hit two teen boys, but the teen girl with them was not injured A man killed himself one day after he shot 13 rounds into a car with three teenagers inside during a road rage incident.


  8. The fit older men who prove that age is just a numberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Mail on Sunday

    Are these the world's HOTTEST silver foxes? The VERY fit older men who prove that age really is just a number For most men over the age of 50, pumping iron in the gym and posing for sultry selfies is the last thing on their mind. But these silver foxes have bucked the trend by getting into the best shape of their lives - and they aren't about to let a few grey hairs get in the way.


  9. Robert Durst's friends resist testifying at his hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Two of Robert Durst's friends are fighting in a New York court to avoid being sent to testify at a pretrial hearing in California next month Two of Robert Durst's longtime friends are fighting in a New York court to avoid being sent to testify at a pretrial hearing in the millionaire real estate heir's murder case in California next month. Stewart Altman, who graduated from high school with Durst nearly 60 years ago, and his wife, Emily, appeared Wednesday in a Long Island courtroom, where their attorneys said a request by the Los Angeles district attorney to testify at a July 24 pretrial hearing was unnecessary because the case has yet to come to trial.


  10. Warship USS Gabrielle Giffords commissioned in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Navy's newest warship is named after former Arizona congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who survived being shot in the head in 2011 The Navy's newest combat ship, named after former Arizona congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords who was injured during a 2011 shooting, was put into active service following a commissioning ceremony Saturday. Giffords told a crowd at the ceremony in the Texas Gulf Coast city of Galveston that she was honored the 421-foot-long ship will carry her name and the vessel is 'strong and tough, just like her crew.'


  11. Flock of nearly 400 birds crash into skyscraper and dieRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Office workers arriving at the American National Insurance building in Galveston, Texas on Thursday saw hundreds of dead birds on the ground Office workers arriving for the day spotted the flock of 395 birds on the ground outside the American National Insurance building; the birds died after crashing into the huge structure overnight. Josh Henderson of the Galveston Police Department's Animal Services Unit told KHOU that the birds were mostly orioles and warblers.


  12. Robert Durst's second wife aided slay coverup, suit claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Daily Mail

    'Cold-blooded opportunist': Millionaire real estate scion Robert Durst's second wife helped him cover up murder of his first bride, $100M lawsuit claims Millionaire real estate heir Robert Durst's current wife helped him cover up what happened to his long-vanished former spouse, new court papers say. The allegations, made by his first wife's sisters, add to the swirl of accusations that has enveloped the New York real estate scion since Kathleen Durst was last seen in 1982.


  13. US Airman surprises daughter after six months deploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Heartwarming moment a US Airman emerges from a Pokemon-themed box to surprise his daughter after a six-month deployment to Afghanistan A US Airman surprised his young daughter after he returned from a six-month deployment to Kabul, Afghanistan on Friday. Adam Vera's ex-wife captured the touching moment when the father reunited with their little girl after picking her up from daycare in Galveston, Texas.


  14. Elle Fanning shows bikini bod while filming GalvestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Bikini babe! Elle Fanning showcases her toned torso and lean limbs in blue swimsuit while filming her upcoming crime thriller Galveston And Elle Fanning showed off the results of her regular sweat sessions while filming on the Savannah, Georgia set of her upcoming film Galveston this week. The 18-year-old actress donned a royal blue bikini which gave a glimpse of her taut torso and lean legs.


  15. How a trip to Mars could change your body's bacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Daily Mail

    The find, made as part of NASA's twin study of Scott and Mark Kelly, could have major implications for prolonged trips - to the red planet, for instance. Northwestern researchers are comparing the effect of living at zero gravity for a year on a human's gut microbiota - the 'bugs' found naturally in the gastrointestinal tract to aid digestion.


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