Texas Standard for September 8, 2016

Alpine High School was on lockdown after reports of an active shooter. And: After 9/11 she left New York for Galveston. Her mission today – to get permission to sue the Saudis for the death of her husband, we’ll explore. Also: Voter ID restrictions in Texas. You thought they’d been overturned? Now the state’s back in court over the issue. What it means as election day fast approaches. And: There’s oil near them there hills. A surprise find in far west Texas and an $8 Billion would-be windfall that’s got the world talking. Plus: Nursing homes in Texas – reports of violations on the rise. An embarrassment to be sure, so why’s the industry almost trumpeting the bad news? Those stories and lots more today on the Texas Standard:

By Texas StandardSeptember 8, 2016 12:00 pm