It's Tuesday, April 2, and on this day in 1792, Congress passed the Coinage Act, which created the United States Mint and created some of the country's first standardized currency.
Chief Meteorologist Frank Billingsley has a look at the forecast.
Trending right now: KMCO chemical plant fire
Authorities said at least one person was killed Tuesday when isobutylene ignited and exploded at a chemical plant in Crosby. Read more >
An explosion at the KMCO facility rocked the Crosby area Tuesday morning. Read more >
Isobutylene is the chemical burning at the KMCO facility in Crosby, according to authorities. Read more >
A large plume of smoke and flames could be seen Tuesday rising from a chemical plant in Crosby after residents reported hearing an explosion in the area. Read more >
After emotional testimony, a forceful show of opposition from leaders in the state’s business community and more than an hour of floor debate, the Texas Senate on Tuesday gave preliminary approval to a sweeping religious refusals bill, a priority proposal for Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick that LGTBQ advocates have called a “license to discriminate.” Read more >
Grab a white bikini, mix in some overalls and add in a pickup truck and a little mud for good measure and you've got all the makings of the most Florida wedding of all time. Read more >