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DOJ lawyer named new US attorney in Texas after resignation

By JAKE BLEIBERG Associated Press DALLAS (AP) — Attorney General William Barr has named a Department of Justice lawyer...

History in the making as House is poised for proxy voting

By LISA MASCARO and ANDREW TAYLOR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — It's a day that's shaping up as one...

Fort Worth-area PPE manufacturer in deal for domestic face mask production as industry makes shifts

By BEN FOX Associated Press Charlotte, North Carolina-based Premier Inc. (NASDAQ: PINC), a leading healthcare...

US closes probes into 3 senators over their stock trades

By MARY CLARE JALONICK and ERIC TUCKER Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department has closed investigations into stock trading by Sens....

Fort Worth ISD board approves sale of properties for $21.7M

The Fort Worth Independent School District Board of Education, at its regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, May 26,...

GOP govs offer states as alternative RNC convention host

By ZEKE MILLER and BEN NADLER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Two GOP governors are offering up their states...

Trump’s urging stokes furor in debate over in-person worship

By ELANA SCHOR Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's declaration that religious services should be "essential"...

Texas unemployment rate hits worst on record at 12.8%

By Mitchell Ferman, The Texas Tribune May 22, 2020 "Texas unemployment rate hits worst...

Fort Worth Municipal Court goes online and Southwest closes

Fort Worth’s Municipal Court has launched virtual courtrooms, adding to its catalog of e-services....

Texas Supreme Court justice tests positive for coronavirus

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas Supreme Court justice said Thursday that she and her husband have tested positive for COVID-19 after...

Man who filmed Arbery shooting video charged in his slaying

By RUSS BYNUM Associated PressSAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The Georgia man whose cellphone video of Ahmaud Arbery's fatal shooting helped reignite the...

Divided Senate confirms Ratcliffe as intelligence chief

By MARY CLARE JALONICK and ERIC TUCKER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A sharply divided Senate confirmed John Ratcliffe...

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

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US layoffs climb to 41 million, despite business reopenings

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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...