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The forgotten history of Memorial Day

The forgotten history of Memorial Day Preparing to decorate graves, May 1899. Library of Congress

Farmers, ranchers adapt to new eating routines amid pandemic

By EMMA BALTER Houston ChronicleHOUSTON (AP) — "We woke up one day, and all the restaurants were closed. All of them," said...

Stockyards Heritage begins opening up for Memorial Day weekend

  Stockyards Heritage Development Co. says in a  news release that it will safely welcome the...

Two North Texas companies have IPOs week of May 25, one biotech, one caffeinated

Initial public offerings scheduled to debut next weekNEW YORK (AP) — The following is a list of initial public offerings planned for...

Recording Academy records John Prine song for charity

By The Associated Press undefined NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Recording Academy has released a...

First responders treated to Ol’ South meal

Ol' South Pancake House has long been popular with law enforcement and first responders. On May 19, the longtime Fort Worth institution...

Speech advocate Annie Glenn, astronaut’s wife, dies at 100

By JULIE CARR SMYTH Associated PressCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Annie Glenn, who was thrust into the spotlight in 1962 when her husband...

JuJu Knits a Red Backpack Fund Recipient

GlobalGiving has selected JuJu Knits to receive a $5,000 COVID-19 relief and recovery grant from The Red Backpack Fund, an opportunity for...

Fort Worth Herd announces new herd experience

The Fort Worth Herd, a top attraction in Texas, has announced a new experience that practices safe social distancing. While the twice-daily...

Fort Worth Zoo to reopen May 29

The Fort Worth Zoo announced May 19 that it will reopen to the public on Friday, May 29.Following the guidance of state...

BRIT to manage Fort Worth Botanic Garden

The Fort Worth City Council voted May 19 to approve a 20-year agreement for the Botanical Research Institute of Texas (BRIT) to...

Tim Love among restaurant executives sharing concerns with Trump on Monday

By DARLENE SUPERVILLE and KEVIN FREKING Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Restaurant owners – including...

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Pending home sales plunged 21.8% in April on a monthly basis

By JOSH BOAK AP Economics Writer BALTIMORE (AP) — April had a record collapse in Americans signing contracts to...

US layoffs climb to 41 million, despite business reopenings

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER and VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — An estimated 2.1 million Americans applied for unemployment...

US economy shrank at 5% annual rate in Q1

By MARTIN CRUTSINGER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy shrank at an even faster pace than...

Baylor Scott & White to cut some jobs due to COVID-19 impact

Baylor Scott & White Healthcare System on Tuesday announced it will be cutting some costs and jobs in response to economic conditions...