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Where to watch the solar eclipse in Houston

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Grab your glasses and get ready for the coolest science show since Feb. 26, 1979!Meteorologist Travis Herzog says at peak eclipse in Houston, the sun will be 67 percent covered by the moon. That means it will still be just about as bright as any other day, but if the weather cooperates, you will see a black disk cover over half the sun. Travis says your two options to safely view this eclipse without damaging your eyes are to see it indirectly through a projection...

Houston after Harvey: Floods cannot drown love

Walking into the building of the United Orthodox Synagogues (UOS) of Houston, I welled up with tears, shocked by the devastation. Waters from Hurricane Harvey had reached six feet high, destroying the synagogue’s large sanctuary. Waterlogged chairs had already been removed; the mechitza partition separating men and women during prayer was broken in pieces; the ark, untouched by the waters as it was built higher off the ground, stood like a lonely forsaken figure. Thankfully, the synagogue’s...

Madison Square Garden (MSG) Catches Eye: Stock Jumps 6.9%

The Madison Square Garden Company (MSG - Free Report) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise nearly 7% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This breaks the recent trend of the company, as the stock is now trading above the volatile price range of $208.15 to $217.42 in the past one-month time frame.The move came after Tilman Fertitta, the billionaire entrepreneur and owner of NBA franchise, inked...