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Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden, second from right, arrives to speak at a campaign event, Tuesday, July 14, 2020, in Wilmington, Del. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
The Associated Press
July 14, 2020 - 11:13 pm
Joe Biden targeted Texas with a modest advertising investment that raised new questions about President Donald Trump's vulnerability in the longtime Republican stronghold as coronavirus infections explode. Biden, the former vice president and the Democrats' presumptive presidential nominee in 2020...
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MJ Hegar Royce West
Talk 1370 Newsroom
July 14, 2020 - 11:09 pm
In a close race, former Air Force helicopter pilot MJ Hegar appears to be headed towards a November showdown with Sen. John Cornyn.
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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott
Ricardo B. Brazziell/Austin American-Statesman via USA TODAY NETWORK
Talk 1370 Newsroom
July 14, 2020 - 7:13 pm
Texas school districts will be able to extend all-online learning past the first three weeks of the school year, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced Tuesday evening.
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RADIO.COM Staff
July 14, 2020 - 11:55 am
Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly says passenger numbers will have to triple by the end of the year in order for the carrier to avoid its first-ever involuntary job cuts.
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Coronavirus money mask
Talk 1370 Newsroom
July 14, 2020 - 11:54 am
A Houston man is facing charges of fraudulently obtaining more than $1.1 million under the Paycheck Protection Program, officials announced Tuesday.
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File - In this June 15, 2018 file photo, Confetti falls as Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, center, greets supporters after speaking at the Texas GOP Convention, in San Antonio. The Texas Supreme Court has upheld Houston's refusal to allow the state Republican convention to hold in-person events in the city due to the coronavirus pandemic. The court on Monday, July 13, 2020, dismissed an appeal of a state district judge's denial of a temporary restraining order sought by the state Republican Party. The state GOP convention was scheduled to begin Thursday at Houston's downtown convention center. (AP Photo/Eric Gay File)
The Associated Press
July 13, 2020 - 9:10 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — The Republican Party of Texas changed course Monday night and accepted a virtual convention after courts refused to force Houston, hard hit by the coronavirus pandemic, to let the party stick to its original plans of a massive indoor gathering. The decision came after the state GOP...
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Texas GOP Chairman James Dickey
Colin Murphey / San Angelo Standard-Times via Imagn Content Services, LLC
Talk 1370 Newsroom
July 13, 2020 - 9:55 am
The Texas Supreme Court has rejected an effort by the Republican Party of Texas to move ahead with its in-person convention this week in Houston.
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Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner
AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File
The Associated Press
July 12, 2020 - 9:43 pm
Top officials in Houston are calling for the city to lock back down as area hospitals strain to accommodate the onslaught of patients sick with the new coronavirus.
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People salute as the body of a McAllen Police officer is carried out at McAllen Medical Center, Saturday, July 11, 2020, in McAllen, Texas. Two police officers were shot and killed after reportedly responding to a disturbance call. (Joel Martinez/The Monitor via AP)
The Associated Press
July 12, 2020 - 1:26 am
MCALLEN, Texas (AP) — Two police officers were shot and killed Saturday by a suspect who later fatally shot himself in a South Texas border town after responding to a domestic disturbance call, authorities said. McAllen Police Chief Victor Rodriguez identified the slain officers as Edelmiro Garza,...
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Members of #TeamVanessa and FIEL Houston gather demanding justice for Army Spc. Vanessa Guillen on the Dunlavy Street bridge that goes over the Southwest Freeway in Houston on Wednesday, July 8, 2020. (Mark Mulligan/Houston Chronicle via AP)
The Associated Press
July 10, 2020 - 9:55 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — U.S. Army officials announced Friday they will begin an independent review of the command climate at Fort Hood following calls from members of Congress and community activists for a more thorough investigation into the killing of a soldier from the Texas base. Secretary of the...
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