Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton regained their stride in the presidential race Tuesday night, winning their respective primaries in New York — and sending a message to their rivals that their campaigns are back on track after recent stumbles.
Flooding remains a concern today in southeast Texas as water from the area’s historic floods moved downstream, into the area’s already-swollen bayous. A flash-flood watch remains in effect in the Houston area through tonight. At least seven people have lost their lives and 1,000 homes have been swamped.
Next time you finish washing your hands in a public bathroom, you may want to think twice when you choose between a jet hand dryer and paper towels. According to a study published in the Journal of Applied Microbiology, jet air dryers spray 1,300 times more viral germs than paper towels.
Eleven homes in Cedar Park were evacuated yesterday when someone spotted a suspicious package and called police. It turned out to be a briefcase with surveying equipment. Earlier in the day, another suspicious package caused Congress Avenue downtown be shut down after a powder was found inside a package. The bomb squad determined it was not hazardous.