Houston and up to 50 Texas counties are still reeling fromcatastrophic flooding, Harvey has broken the all-time contiguous U.S. rainfall record from a tropical storm or hurricane. Over 6 million Texans have been impacted by 30 inches or more of rain since Friday. Harvey made its second landfall just west of Cameron, La. early this morning, with large amounts of rain expected.
‘American Idol’ cancels auditions in San Antonio, Houston–American Idol announced that it has cancelled auditions set for San Antonio following Hurricane Harvey damage. “The safety of the community is of the upmost importance and our thoughts go out to all of those affected,” their tweet read. KVUE
The owners of the Robstown Best Western Plus – Tropic has lost their franchise because of price gouging. KXAN reported the incidents and Best Western decided the hotel will no longer bear the Best Western name. http://kxan.com/2017/08/29/hotel-at-center-of-kxan-price-gouging-investigation-loses-franchise/