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Trump: Americans should brace for 'very, very painful two weeks'

President Trump on Tuesday sought to gird the nation for a grim reality that…

White House projects between 100,000 and 240,000 American deaths from coronavirus

President Trump's top health advisers said Tuesday that models show betw…

Governor Abbott announces Texas public schools will remained closed until May 4

Governor Greg Abbott today issued an Executive Order implementing Essential …

Texas takes steps to boost economy during coronavirus response

By Bethany Blankley Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar plans to use some of the…

A kind of threat that we have not faced in a long time

Shortly after the second plane hit the tower on 9/11, a stunned WABC televis…

Judge blocks Texas from banning abortion as part of coronavirus response

A federal judge on Monday temporarily blocked Texas from enforcing a ban on …

Ten thousand coronavirus deaths in Italy

On March 7, the coronavirus death toll in Italy was 233. As of March 28, Ita…

The only enemy here is COVID-19

As we make our way through this pandemic, those who are most worried about t…

Analysis: A Texas governor caught betwixt and between Texas attitudes

By Ross Ramsey Political people have noticed the dissonance on Gov. Greg A…

Texas launches pop-up hospital, expands travel restrictions

Governor Greg Abbott today held a press conference at the State Capitol wher…

Country music singer Joe Diffie dies from coronavirus complications

Country music singer Joe Diffie died Sunday due to complications related to …

Trumo extends social distancing guidelines until April 30

President Trump on Sunday announced that the White House will keep its guide…

Coronavirus test results in Texas are taking up to 10 days

By Shannon Najmabadi and Jay Root At first Chris Woodruff thought it was a…

Stocks cut gains after 3 day rally

Stocks closed with deep losses Friday, curbing the gains from an extraordina…

Trump signs $2T coronavirus relief package

President Trump on Friday signed a bipartisan $2 trillion economic relief pa…

House passes $2 trillion coronavirus relief bill

The House on Friday passed a historic $2 trillion coronavirus relief package…

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson tests positive for coronavirus

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday confirmed on Twitter that he …

Analysis: Coronavirus and local control in Texas

Only three COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in the 22 counties in state Re…

US now leads the world in known coronavirus cases

The United States now has the most known coronavirus cases of any country in…

Trump outlines plan to classify counties by risk level for COVID-19

President Trump on Thursday outlined plans for his administration to classif…

Planned Parenthood: Abortion, no matter what

Several abortion-advocacy groups including Planned Parenthood, the Center fo…

Stocks recover 20 percent of losses

In a sweeping three-day surge unequaled in nearly 90 years, stock markets re…

The number of Texans filing for unemployment increased 860% in a week

By Naomi Andu The number of Texans filing for unemployment relief last wee…

Unemployment claims surge to 3.3 million

More than 3 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week as…

Coronavirus deaths top 1,000 in US

The outbreak of the novel coronavirus, which continues to strain health syst…

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