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House passes Biden's $1.9 trillion Covid relief package

Originally Published: 26 FEB 21 07:05 ET Updated: 27 FEB 21 09:26 ET By Clare Foran, Annie Grayer, Kristin Wilson and Lauren Fox, CNN (CNN) -- The House of Representatives voted early Saturday morning to approve President Joe Biden's $1.9…

Mother lost her three children and her mom in a fire

The deaths happened during the Texas power outages

Originally Published: 26 FEB 21 05:09 ET Updated: 26 FEB 21 07:50 ET By Mallika Kallingal, CNN (CNN) -- As Texas hobbles back to normal life after a devastating winter storm, one mother is still trying to come to terms…

President Biden to visit winter storm-battered Texas

Biden's trip to Houston

Originally Published: 26 FEB 21 06:19 ET By Arlette Saenz, CNN (CNN) -- President Joe Biden will embrace a familiar role on his trip to Houston Friday as he seeks to offer both comfort and federal support after a severe…

A Houston woman sues an electric company after her bill was nearly $10,000

Recovering from The Polar Plunge

Originally Published: 25 FEB 21 06:42 ET By Konstantin Toropin (CNN) -- A Texas woman has filed a proposed billion-dollar class-action lawsuit against electric company Griddy Energy that alleges the company engaged in unlawful price gouging during last week's statewide…

Tiger Woods resultó herido en accidente automovilístico

Originally Published: 23 FEB 21 14:43 ET CNNEspañol sjv (CNN) — Tiger Woods resultó herido en una colisión de tráfico de «vuelco de un solo vehículo» y fue liberado a través de pinzas hidráulicas de rescate, dijo el martes el…

AOC raises nearly $5 million in Texas relief efforts

Recovery underway in Texas

Originally Published: 21 FEB 21 18:24 ET Updated: 21 FEB 21 18:40 ET By Shawna Mizelle, Natasha Chen and Kevin Conlon, CNN (CNN) -- Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez had amassed $4.7 million in her fundraising efforts to help Texans hard…

Five things to know for February 22

Covid-19, Texas, White House, United, Iran

Originally Published: 22 FEB 21 06:17 ET By AJ Willingham, CNN (CNN) -- Israel is facing one of its most severe ecological disasters ever after a suspected oil spill washed up blobs of sticky tar along its coast. But experts…

Here's how to drive safely on ice and snow

The Polar Plunge

Originally Published: 20 FEB 21 07:56 ET By Alaa Elassar, CNN (CNN) -- Winter storms ravaged swathes of the United States this week, creating dangerous road conditions from Texas to New York. Bad weather has led to at least 37…

How you can help Texas winter storm victims

The Polar Plunge

Originally Published: 17 FEB 21 13:31 ET Updated: 19 FEB 21 08:24 ET By Lauren Lee, CNN (CNN) -- Unprecedented winter storms have blanketed Texas, causing bitter cold temperatures and widespread power outages throughout much of the state. President Joe…

Animals are freezing to death at this sanctuary in San Antonio

The Polar Plunge

Originally Published: 17 FEB 21 12:00 ET Updated: 18 FEB 21 15:37 ET By Maria Morava and Scottie Andrew, CNN (CNN) -- The Texas deep freeze is causing casualties among humans and animals alike. After rolling power outages plunged much…

Storm threatens to blanket the East Coast in ice

Texans struggle for heat and water after days without power

Originally Published: 18 FEB 21 02:05 ET Updated: 18 FEB 21 09:57 ET By Jason Hanna and Madeline Holcombe, CNN (CNN) -- As hundreds of thousands of Texans struggle for heat and water because of utility outages for a fifth…

Winter storm continues to hammer businesses

The Polar Plunge

Originally Published: 17 FEB 21 18:43 ET Updated: 17 FEB 21 18:59 ET By Chris Isidore, CNN Business (CNN) -- The brutal winter storm in the United States is disrupting business across a range of industries, including many sectors that…

Gas prices could rise above $3 per gallon by Memorial Day

Gas prices predicted to jump 10 to 20 cents per gallon

Originally Published: 17 FEB 21 16:57 ET By Rob Polansky Click here for updates on this story Hartford, Connecticut (WFSB) -- Drivers were warned to brace for higher gas prices in the coming days and months. GasBuddy blamed the effects…