Sonja Haller USA TODAY Published 1:24 PM EDT Mar 25, 2019 They're so tiny. But The Woman’s Hospital of Texas says the six babies born March 15 at the Houston hospital are doing fine and to expect an update and more pictures soon. Two sets of twin boys and one set of twin girls were born between 4:50 and 4:59 a.m., the hospital said. All weighed between 1 pound, 12 ounces to 2 pounds, 14 ounces. The infants are in stable condition and are receiving care in the advanced neonatal intensive care unit. Mom Thelma Chiaka also is doing well and named her daughters Zina and Zuriel. Chiaka was still deciding on names for the four boys. The odds of having sextuplets are estimated at 1 in 4.7 billion. People who saw the news about the sextuplets on the hospital's Facebook page heaped congratulations on a smiling Chiaka and one user encouraged the family to get a Powerball ticket because "with that kind of luck you could be the next half a … [Read more...] about Texas mom gives birth to sextuplets born nine minutes apart
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A Houston woman beat the odds of one in 4.7 billion after giving birth to sextuplets at The Woman’s Hospital of Texas in the United States, Trend reports citing Hindustan Times. According to the hospital, the woman delivered two sets of twin boys and one set of twin girls between 4:50 am and 4:59 am local time Friday. The mother, Thelma Chiaka, is doing well. The babies were born at weights ranging from 1 pound and 12 ounces to 2 pounds and 14 ounces. They are stable and will continue to receive care at the hospital’s advanced neonatal intensive care unit, according to the hospital statement. Thelma named her daughters Zina and Zuriel. She was still working on names for the four boys. The odds of having sextuplets are estimated at one in 4.7 billion. Follow Trend on Telegram. Only most interesting and important news … [Read more...] about US woman gives birth to 6 babies in 9 min
Corpus Christi Caller Times Published 1:53 AM EST Dec 2, 2018 George Herbert Walker Bush, the president who managed the end of the Cold War and forged a global coalition to oust Iraqi forces from Kuwait, has died at age 94. Here's a look at his life, his legacy and how he impacted Texas through the years. Where was George H.W. Bush from? Bush was born in Milton, Mass., on June 12, 1924, into a family of wealth, energy and public service. His mother, Dorothy Walker Bush, was a particular force throughout his life. His father was a United States senator after a career as a Wall Street banker, and his grandfather was a steel industry executive who was tapped to help reorganize the federal War Industries Board in the run-up to the first World War. On the day he turned 18 years old, Bush both graduated from Phillips Academy Andover and enlisted in the Navy, little more than six months after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. George and Barbara Bush Their … [Read more...] about George H.W. Bush’s Texas impact: Timeline of his birth to death
There’s a story that tells you everything you need to know about George HW Bush, 41st president of the United States, who died early Saturday morning aged 94. It was March 30, 1981. The President then was Ronald Reagan, with Bush his vice-president and trusted second-in-command. On that day, all hell broke loose. Reagan was the target of a shock assassination attempt outside the Hilton Hotel in Washington, DC. His lung punctured, the ‘Gipper’ hovered between life and death, the jet-black presidential limousine furiously racing to get him to the nearest hospital. Amidst one of the hottest moments in US history, VP Bush momentarily inherited the mantle of power. For all intents and purposes, he was now the commander-in-chief. At the time, Bush was boarding Air Force Two, the vice-president’s plane, following a visit to a military base near Dallas, Texas. The plane did not have enough fuel to make it to the nation’s capital, so flew to Austin and refuelled … [Read more...] about ConsumerBusinessSpotlightConsumerBusinessSpotlightConsumerBusinessSpotlightConsumerBusinessSpotlightConsumerBusinessSpotlight “The last of the old world” – evaluating the legacy of President George HW Bush
A GUNMAN stormed into a Texan church and killed dozens of people with an AR-15 rifle. Multiple people died in the horrific attack on worshippers - here's what happened. What was the Texas church shooting? During a Sunday service, on November 5 2018, ex-USAF man Devin Kelly man burst into a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas. He wore a bulletproof vest and tactical-type gear as he entered the church during the late morning service. He fired his weapon into the congregation of about 50 and stopped only to reload his gun. Kelley attempted to flee from First Baptist Church after being reportedly caught up in a gun battle with residents of the town who began chasing him down. The killer was found dead in his car alongside a cache of weapons after crashing the vehicle close to the border of a neighbouring county. It is not known if he shot himself or was taken down - he made a final call to his dad, cops said, to say he had been shot. It has since emerged the gunman was able to buy firearms … [Read more...] about When was the Texas church shooting, where is Sutherland Springs and how many victims were there?