Texas News

Gov. Greg Abbott and Vice President Mike Pence
Talk 1370 Newsroom
June 28, 2020 - 3:10 pm
Saying COVID-19 has "taken a very swift and very dangerous turn in Texas," Gov. Greg Abbott met with Vice President Mike Pence Sunday in Dallas to talk about the state's response to the virus.
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Bar chairs on table
Talk 1370 Newsroom
June 28, 2020 - 1:37 pm
A trade group representing Texas bar owners says it plans to file suit against the State of Texas after Gov. Greg Abbott ordered bars to close Friday to help stop the spread of COVID-19.
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The Associated Press
June 26, 2020 - 5:42 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday rejected a request by Texas Democrats to allow all of the state's 16 million registered voters to vote by mail during the coronavirus pandemic. The denial is not the end of the ongoing battle over mail-in voting in Texas, but it remains a loss...
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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott
Office of the Governor
Talk 1370 Newsroom
June 26, 2020 - 9:03 am
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Friday issued an executive order limiting some businesses in an effort to help contain the spike in COVID-19 cases.
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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott executive order
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Talk 1370 Newsroom
June 25, 2020 - 10:52 am
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is hitting the pause button on further efforts to re-open the state's economy, in the wake of a continuing surge in COVID-19 cases.
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Beer pint
Talk 1370 Newsroom
June 25, 2020 - 8:19 am
Undercover agents will again be checking up on bars and restaurants across the state to make sure they're complying with the state's COVID-19 guidelines this weekend.
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PFC Vanessa Guillen
The Associated Press
June 23, 2020 - 7:34 pm
U.S. Army investigators are suspecting foul play in the disappearance of a Texas soldier who has been missing for two months, a congresswoman confirmed Tuesday.
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ABC News Radio
June 23, 2020 - 12:13 pm
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (HOUSTON) -- The rise in new COVID-19 cases in Texas is gotten so taxing that a children's hospital in Houston is now admitting adult patients. The Texas Children's Hospital said it opened up its intensive care unit and acute care-beds to adults who are suffering from the...
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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott
Office of the Governor
Talk 1370 Newsroom
June 22, 2020 - 2:42 pm
Gov. Greg Abbott says closing down Texas again "will always be the last option," saying that the state has strategies for dealing with a recent surge in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations.
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Austin Mayor Steve Adler
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Talk 1370 Newsroom
June 19, 2020 - 1:01 pm
Austin Mayor Steve Adler and eight other mayors from across the state are urging Texans to take COVID-19 seriously.
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