A Texas infant has passed away after being born with birth defects linked to Zika,The infant’s mother contracted Zika while in Latin America before delivering her baby in Texas. This is the first Zika-related death in Texas.
Pressure intensifies as Day 5 in Rio picks up steam in Rio- Michael Phelps and fellow USA teammate Ryan Lochte will focus their attention on the 200-meter individual medley after combining to win Olympic gold last night. A day after U.S. women cemented their legacy by defending their team Olympic crown, USA men’s gymnastics hope to right some wrongs from Monday’s showing when they compete in the individual all-around final. . . and a possible Round 2 of the heated battle between Lilly King and Russia’s Yulia Efimova, this time the rivals look to win gold in the 200-meter breaststroke.
Delta Air Lines remains in hot water as cancellations and delayed flights are expected to carryover today. After Delta’s massive system outage grounded thousands of flights around the globe. Yesterday’s disruptions followed Monday’s headache that caused 1,000 cancellations and 2,800 delayed flights. Though they worked to restore their operations, the ripple effects have lingered. Delta extended a travel-waiver policy and offered vouchers to help stranded passengers rearrange their travel plans.
APD says the number of gang members in Austin is going down. They also said that gangs are not organized and territorial like they are in some other things.