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The Resort at Texas City nursing home
AP Photo/David J. Phillip
The Associated Press
April 07, 2020 - 7:55 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — When a coronavirus outbreak hit a Texas nursing home, Dr. Robin Armstrong reached for an uproven treatment: the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine.
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Dreamstime
The Associated Press
April 07, 2020 - 4:07 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A federal appeals court sided Tuesday with Texas in allowing it to ban most abortions while the state is under an emergency order that limits non-essential surgeries during the coronavirus pandemic. A panel of judges at the New Orleans-based Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals...
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Enchanted Rock State Park
Talk 1370 Newsroom
April 07, 2020 - 10:08 am
State parks and historic sites across Texas will be closed in the state's latest effort to help stop the spread of COVID-19.
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FILE - In this Dec. 3, 2003, file photo, death row inmate Randy Halprin, then 26, sits in a visitation cell at the Polunsky Unit in Livingston, Texas. The Supreme Court is declining to take up the case of the Texas death row inmate who argued he should get a new trial because the judge who presided over his case was biased against Jews. The justices said they would not hear the case of Halprin. (AP Photo/Brett Coomer, File)
The Associated Press
April 06, 2020 - 12:47 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday declined to take up the case of a Texas death row inmate who argued he should get a new trial because the judge who presided over his case was biased against Jews. The justices said they would not hear the case of Randy Halprin, one of the so-called...
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Talk 1370 Newsroom
April 05, 2020 - 2:24 pm
A week after Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed an executive order requiring travelers from Louisiana to self-quarantine for 14 days, Texas Department of Public Safety troopers are stepping up enforcement along the border.
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Toilet paper
The Associated Press
April 01, 2020 - 9:07 am
HUTCHINS, Texas (AP) — A tractor-trailer hauling toilet paper crashed and caught fire near Dallas early Wednesday, spilling the hot commodity all over an interstate, officials said. The fire shut down westbound lanes of Interstate 20 near Interstate 45 in Hutchins, the Texas Department of...
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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott
Office of the Governor
Talk 1370 Newsroom
March 31, 2020 - 2:54 pm
Texans should stay at home except for "essential services and activities" for the month of April, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced Tuesday.
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Talk 1370 Newsroom
March 31, 2020 - 1:35 pm
A temporary stay has been issued in the court fight over whether an executive order from Texas Gov. Greg Abbott prohibiting unncessary medical procedures in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic applies to abortions.
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Dreamstime
Talk 1370 Newsroom
March 30, 2020 - 5:23 pm
Texas' prohibition on abortions as a part of the state's response to the COVID-19 pandemic has been blocked by a federal judge.
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Gavin Perry booking photo
Wichita County Sheriff's Office via AP
The Associated Press
March 29, 2020 - 10:52 am
A Texas man faces federal charges after he made online posts threatening Democrats, including U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, authorities said.
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