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What Are the Best Colleges in Texas?

Convinced you want to go to school in Texas but not sure where? Below we've listed the top 10 colleges in Texas according to the ranking site The Best Colleges. The rankings of Texas based schools take 12 different data points. Points of emphasis are quality of life, academic quality, student...

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Lizzie Velasquez Must Eat 8,000 Calories Per Day to Survive

Lizzie Velasquez must eat 8,000 calories per day to survive.  The 5 foot 2 inch twenty one year old from Austin, Texas, weighs merely 59 pounds and must eat every 15 minutes because of a rare genetic disorder.  Velasquez admits to regularly "weigh[ing] myself...and if I gan even one pound...

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Chupacabras Killed in Texas, With Sightings Elsewhere

Chupacabras have been killed in Texas with sightings elsewhere.  Frank Hackett, a Hood County Animal Control Officer found one chupacabra in a barn the week of July 5th, 2010.  Hackett found the animal in a barn and shot it to death when it growled at him.  10 miles away, rancher...

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The Bush School of Government and Public Service - Texas A&m University

The Bush School of Government and Public Service is a public and international affairs graduate school at Texas A&M University located in College Station, Texas. Named after 41st U.S. President George H.W. Bush, the school was established in 1997 with the goal of preparing students for positions...

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Houston, Texas Plans to Dome City

Houston, Texas officials have plans to cover the city with a dome to protect the city from severe weather. Architects, scientists, and engineers have teamed to construct a dome over the city to protect it from hurricanes, cyclones, and temperature extremes. The DomeProject has residents worried...

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Jayne Peters Coppell Texas Mayor Kills Daughter, Self

Jayne Peters, Coppell, Texas Mayor, kills daughter and her self.  Police are investigating a murder-suicide of Mary Corinne Peters, 19, and Mayor Jayne Peters, 55.  Police found Mayor Peters and her daughter dead on Tuesday, July 14, 2010 following a request from the city manager's office...

Top 10 Value Online MBA Programs

Top 10 Value Online MBA Programs

Thinking about getting an MBA degree but don't want to spend a fortune? The good news is that you can get a solid education at an affordable price. What we've done is collected a list of the top 10 business schools that offer a quality education that will be respected by any employer, but who...

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List of Top Online Accounting Programs Released by master-of-accounting.net

In businesses, banks, companies, and schools everywhere, individuals who earn a Master of Accounting Degree from a quality school are offered rewarding jobs in an array of areas. Those jobs include forensic accountants, accounting administrators, credit managers, actuaries, and financial planners...

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Thousands Evacuated as Texas Fertilizer Factory Catches Fire

The East Texas town of Bryan witnessed a massive evacuation drive of about 70,000 residents when a fertilizer warehouse caught fire at around 11:45 am Central time. According to City Manager David Watkins, there have been no major injuries and around 10 people were taken to hospital when they...

10 Astonishing Animals With No Eyes

10 Astonishing Animals With No Eyes

Image Source What’s so great about having eyes anyway? If these eyeless animals could talk, they’d tell you that vision is overrated. Each one of these ten incredible creatures has an amazing story to tell. In the darkest environments, with nothing to go on but smell, touch and hearing, they manage...