Texas is coming for price gougers behind Hurricane Harvey. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is coming for price gougers. He’s filed several lawsuits against businesses. One, the Bains Brothers who own gas stations in Arlington, Carollton and Richardson, for allegedly charging $6.99 for a gallon of gas. Another is accused of charging $8.99-$9.99 for a… Read more »
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Drake donates 200k to JJ Watt’s Harvey relief fundraiser. Drake announced his contribution in an Instagram post yesterday. JJ Watt, of the Houston Texans, announced a fundraiser earlier this week with a goal originally of not even a million dollars. At last check the campaign had raised over $10 million.
A Black man in Houston saved a White man with a Confederate flag. Derrick Lewis, an MMA fighter was rescuing people trapped in their homes. “I picked up one guy and his family, his wife ― he just kept apologizing to me, because all he really had was his clothes, and he wanted to take his… Read more »
Walmart is testing eliminating check out lanes in Waxahachie. You download their “Scan and Go,” app. Then you scan the barcodes and then pay for what you’re buying. Easy peasy. Well what if your bank account is connected. Or you don’t have a bank account. Or you want to pay cash? Read here. It’s also… Read more »
A Texas man is ordered to pay child support for a child that’s not his. Sadly this happens a lot. Back in 2003, a court ruled that Gabriel Cornejo had to pay child support to his ex-girlfriend who had recently given birth because she claimed there was no way he wasn’t the rightful dad. Gabe met… Read more »
Nicole Murphy isn’t here for the rumors of her dating Odell Beckham Jr. Rumors had them arriving and leaving a party at Migos in Houston this past weekend. Nicole said, “I don’t know him, never even met the kid.” She later said, “I have kids older than him.” Read more here.
Back in the day, Denzel Washington wanted to go to Texas Tech. And he fell in love with Texas football and the Dallas Cowboys have been and are still his team. He’s a ride or die fan. LOL Read about how this all came to be here.
In Houston, a former 911 operator is facing charges for hanging up on callers because she didn’t want to talk. Crenshanda Williams, 43, faces two misdemeanor charges of Interference with Emergency Telephone Call stemming from incidents in March. She allegedly hung up on man that was reporting reckless driving. She allegedly was overheard saying, “Ain’t nobody got… Read more »
Funeral director David L. Jones, of Texas, was caught taking selfies in front of caskets and hearses. When one woman who was burying a cousin caught him, he said he was straightening his tie. Uh-huh…See how Facebook told the truth here.
Maxwell announces summer tour dates. I’ll spill the tea on the Texas dates. Damon Dash explains the pain that turned him into an animal. Ciara refuses to say her ex, Future’s name during an announcement of nominees for the Billboard Music Awards. Thanks for watching Tony’s Tea on Smooth R&B 105.7!