Mar 20, 2024 - News

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✂️ Dozens of Houston ISD schools must make 12% budget cuts next year. The cuts will target schools not in the New Education System in the next school year. (Houston Landing)

🐒 A Katy resident has been sentenced for illegally selling wild animals, including an endangered Mexican spider monkey and toucans. (Chron)

⚡️ Exxon's CEO says the company is "keeping a very close eye" on geothermal technology. (Axios)

Quote du jour

"This album has been over five years in the making. It was born out of an experience that I had years ago where I did not feel welcomed … and it was very clear that I wasn't. ... This ain't a Country album. This is a 'Beyoncé' album."
— Beyoncé in an Instagram post, ahead of the release of her new album, "Cowboy Carter."

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