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The latest on Houston's Astroworld Festival after stampede kills 8

Saturday, November 06, 2021

City officials spoke earlier Saturday about Friday night's tragedy that killed at least eight people at a Houston music festival.


Why people in Houston struggle to pay bills more than people in other major cities

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Paying bills during the pandemic can be difficult. A survey by NPR, Harvard and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation found of the four largest U.S. cities, Houston feels the crunch the worst.


Clinic Aims To Prevent Health Issues Brought On By Extreme Weather Disasters

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

The increasing number of extreme weather disasters can cause major disruption for health clinics, putting their patients at risk. Researchers are looking at how clinics can better prepare.


The Pandemic Is Having Tremendous Financial Impact On Houston, Survey Shows

Monday, September 14, 2020

Half or more of U.S. households say the financial impact of the pandemic has been serious. An NPR and Harvard survey found Houston households were affected the most, especially Blacks and Latinos.


How To Make Sure Your Math Anxiety Doesn't Make Your Kids Hate Math

Sunday, December 16, 2018

A new study shows that creating an environment in which math is part of everyday life, can help kids do better in the subject.


Education Department To Fix Troubled Grant Program; Students To Get Loan Forgiveness

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Also this week, the Kentucky Supreme Court struck down a bill that prompted thousands of teachers to protest this spring.


Here's What College Freshmen Are Reading

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Colleges across the U.S. assign books to introduce new ideas to incoming students. This year, colleges selected books on topics that ranged from climate change to race, fiction and non-fiction


9 Takeaways You Need To Know About Education And Tuesday's Election

Sunday, November 04, 2018

From teachers running for office to ballot measures that can add billions to public education, here's our guide to how the issue is playing out.


New Education Budget; Yale Discrimination Investigation; Faults In Loan Forgiveness

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Also in our weekly education news roundup: 6 ways to talk to your kids about sex after Kavanaugh; Homeschooling is growing and changing rapidly