Nina Pham, the Texas Hero nurse who was infected with Ebola after trying to save the life of Liberian Thomas Eric Duncan, has made a full recovery from the virus and has been released from The National Institutes of Health hospital in Bethesda, Maryland. Here is footage of the first speech she gave after being released from the hospital.
Everyone knows by now of the Ebola outbreak that has started in Texas after Liberian native Thomas Eric Duncan had been recently diagnosed. He was infected in Liberia after helping a pregnant neighbor get to the hospital. I have embedded two videos here, the 1st is a 53 second clip on Texas Governor Rick Perry explaining the Outbreak of Ebola with the added soundtrack of ‘The Walking Dead.’ I got to admit, the soundtrack added really freaks me out. The second video is the full speech given by Rick Perry with Texas Health Director David Lakey explaining Ebola as a disease and all precautions to be taken.
This is live video footage just released on youtube, of The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket exploding over McGregor, Texas this evening. SpaceX has a Rocket Development and Test Facility in McGregor. According to recent statements by SpaceX the rocket detected a anomaly and the rocket auto self destructed. The video shows the entire launch and explosion.
Mayor Tony Martinez of Brownsville Texas talks to Bloomberg about Elon Musk’s plans to build a SpaceX launching facility in the town, giving it the new name “Rocket City.” The New SpaceX facility will create over 500 new jobs in the area. Brownsville, Texas is located on the boarder of Texas and Mexico with a population of around 200 thousand people. The Mayor expects the first launches within the next 2 years.
19 year old Jacob Lavoro just found out that he is facing 99 years in jail for baking and selling Pot Brownies. A large turn out of reporters turned up at his pre trial hearing, heating up a large media presence. Supposedly, his brownies were also laced with hash oil, making the brownies more potent, and the offense much more serious.