Texas Standard For September 12, 2017

There’s gotta be a better way. A top official in Houston says the whole region needs to rethink flood preparation to adjust to a new normal. We’ll have the story. And: What’s in the water? Residents of Harvey-hit Texas want to return to their homes and many have, but experts are concerned about high levels of toxic chemicals still standing in the water. We’ll explore what residents know and don’t know about the dangers. Also: After the controversy over a pro football player taking a knee in protest during the National Anthem, the head of the National Basketball Association is encouraging its players to speak out on special issues. Why the difference in approach? We’ll talk to a former NFL coach. Those stories and so much more today on the Texas Standard:

By Texas StandardSeptember 12, 2017 12:12 pm|