Tag Archives: Midland
The federal poverty level fails to take into account 2.6 million struggling Texas households.
It ain’t cheap living in the oil boomtown of Midland, where the fracking frenzy sweeping through West Texas has led to an eyeball-popping spike in rent. In 20...Read More
A weakening El Niño, assisted by climate change, is driving scorching temperatures in Texas.
El Niño usually cools us down, but this year, climate change was stronger than the periodic weather phenomenon, scorching the west and heating up the coast....Read More
The biggest trend in our coverage, though, has been animals — biting, kicking, rotting, reading, running pets and pests that have kept us sent us running for ...Read More
In this month's Strangest State: Peacocks terrorize a once-charming neighborhood, a police officer is bitten by a disembodied rattlesnake head and a mild-manner...Read More
In this month's Strangest State: A rancher visits the doctor only to find that he's dead, a mom races her baby, and a woman finds her Facebook look-alike....Read More
In this month’s Strangest State: Wal-Mart closures prompt conspiracy theories, a lawman turns to Facebook to catch drug dealers, and a murder defendant questi...Read More