Texas News

Planned Parenthood
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The Associated Press
November 23, 2020 - 5:03 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal appeals court ruled Monday that Texas and Louisiana can cut off Medicaid funding to Planned Parenthood clinics — a move supported by opponents of legal abortion, but opposed by advocates who said it affects a variety of non-abortion health services for low-income women...
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Coronavirus vaccine
Talk 1370 Newsroom
November 23, 2020 - 2:49 pm
Health care and frontline workers will be among the first to receive a COVID-19 vaccine in Texas, according to a plan released Monday by Gov. Greg Abbott.
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FILE - This Aug. 28, 2020, file photo shows the federal prison complex in Terre Haute, Ind. Orlando Hall, a federal inmate who killed a Texas teenage, is set to be executed at the prison on Thursday, Nov. 19. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)
The Associated Press
November 20, 2020 - 12:25 am
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Orlando Hall got stiffed on a drug deal and went to a Texas apartment looking for the two brothers who took his money. They weren't home, but their 16-year-old sister was. Late Thursday, Hall was put to death for abducting and killing the teenager, Lisa Rene. His was the...
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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott
Ricardo B. Brazziell/American-Statesman via USA TODAY NETWORK
Talk 1370 Newsroom
November 19, 2020 - 2:47 pm
A newly approved treatment for COVID-19 has made its way to Texas, Gov. Greg Abbott announced Thursday.
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The Associated Press
November 16, 2020 - 1:02 am
New York rapper Benny the Butcher was shot during a robbery attempt outside of a store in Houston, authorities said Sunday.
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Ken Paxton
AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File
The Associated Press
November 13, 2020 - 2:59 pm
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton abused his office to benefit himself, a woman with whom he was said to have had an affair and the wealthy donor who employs her before retaliating against the members of his staff who reported him to the FBI, a lawsuit by four of the Republican's former senior...
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FILE - In this Oct. 26,2020, file photo, a medical worker stands at a COVID-19 state drive-thru testing site at UTEP, in El Paso, Texas. The U.S. has recorded about 10.3 million confirmed infections, with new cases soaring to all-time highs of well over 120,000 per day over the past week. (Briana Sanchez/The El Paso Times via AP, File)
The Associated Press
November 11, 2020 - 5:06 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas became America's first state Wednesday with more than 1 million confirmed COVID-19 cases, as sporting events were canceled and the border city of El Paso added mobile morgues in anticipation of virus deaths overwhelming hospitals for weeks. Texas leaders gave no...
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Tyler, Texas firefighters respond to a fire and explosion at the freezer buildings at Greenberg Smoked Turkeys Inc., in Tyler, Texas, Friday, Nov. 6, 2020. The company in eastern Texas that sells about 200,000 smoked turkeys every holiday season was forced to shut down after the fire and at least two explosions destroyed part of the facility. The company will halt production for the rest of 2020 after a mechanical failure that started a fire caused a freezer holding 87,000 turkeys to explode. (Zak Wellerman/Tyler Morning Telegraph via AP)
The Associated Press
November 10, 2020 - 5:17 pm
TYLER, Texas (AP) — A company in eastern Texas that sells about 200,000 smoked turkeys every holiday season was forced to shut down after a fire and at least two explosions destroyed part of the facility. Greenberg Smoked Turkey Inc. in Tyler, Texas, will halt production for the rest of 2020 after...
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Talk 1370 Newsroom
November 10, 2020 - 3:21 pm
Saturday's football game between Texas A&M and Tennessee has been postponed, officials announced Tuesday afternoon.
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Radio Com Staff
November 09, 2020 - 12:03 pm
Eight-year-old Jaxson “Hot Rod” Crossland of Celeste took home the crown and the $500 prize as the winner in the 2020 Kids Mullet Championship contest.
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