Get an indepth preview of one of this years most anticipated new restaurants on. Houston is battling to recover from devastating flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey, a category four storm which dumped a record breaking amount of rain on the city At least 33 people are known to have died across Texas, while thousands. Wind speeds have risen to 105 mph as the latest storm maps shows Hurricane Harvey is on track to make landfall near Corpus Christi The City of Houstons Emergency Operations Center is closely monitoring the current weather situation. In October 1987, the Houston Grand Opera took a big gamble when it staged a new, unorthodox opera about President Nixons famous 1972 trip to China The threeact production burst into the world at the on the operatic map in a. HOUSTON AP The Federal Emergency Management Agencys flood plain maps for parts of southeastern Houston were woefully outofdate long before Hurricane Harvey ravaged the Texas coast, a new study suggests Researchers at. If 69 billion people lived in Houston, the world capital of suburban sprawl, that one city would take up 1,769,085 square.