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DFW area to receive $7.8 million in second round of coronavirus recovery grants for public housing authorities

Several DFW area cities and counties were awarded a total of $7,826,953 in another round of federal grants...

US stops advising against global travel, but hits Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The U.S. State Department dropped its global "Level 4" health warning urging people not to travel abroad Thursday,...

Virus talks on brink of collapse, sides still ‘far apart’

By ANDREW TAYLOR Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — Washington talks on vital COVID-19 rescue money are teetering on the brink of collapse after...

Trump bans dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok, WeChat

By TALI ARBEL AP Technology WriterNEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday ordered a sweeping but unspecified ban on dealings...

‘We don’t seem to learn’: Beirut explosion echoes US tragedy

By PAUL J. WEBER and ELLEN KNICKMEYER Associated PressAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The staggering videos from the Lebanese capital are grimly familiar...

Trump, McConnell huddle with virus talks at risk of collapse

By ANDREW TAYLOR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and the Senate's top Republican huddled Thursday over...

1.2 million seek jobless aid after $600 federal check ends

By PAUL WISEMAN AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 1.2 million laid-off Americans applied for state unemployment benefits...

Private schools in Texas limit enrollment as they aim to reopen classrooms

By Stacy Fernández, The Texas Tribune Aug. 5, 2020 "Private schools in Texas limit...

Prosecutors: Texas man stole $1.6M in COVID-19 relief money

HOUSTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a Houston man bilked the government out of $1.6 million in COVID-19 business relief funding and...

Fort Worth looks to keep current property tax rate

Fort Worth property tax likely to remain the same in 2021 budget No property tax cut next year in...

Biden won’t go to Milwaukee to accept Democratic nomination

By BILL BARROW Associated Press Joe Biden will not travel to Milwaukee to accept the Democratic presidential nomination because...

Biden campaign announces $280 million ad buy through fall

By ALEXANDRA JAFFE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden's Democratic presidential campaign is reserving $280 million in digital...

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Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

The Associated Press undefinedBenchmark U.S. crude oil for September delivery fell 33 cents to settle at $41.61 a barrel Tuesday. Brent crude...

Fort Worth City Council takes first look at $782M 2021 budget

The City Council got its first look at a proposed $782 million fiscal 2021 general fund budget Tuesday at the Fort Worth City Council...

New Zealand scrambles to find source of new virus infections

By NICK PERRY Associated PressWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Health authorities in New Zealand were scrambling Wednesday to trace the source of...

Memorial set in Houston for slain Texas soldier

HOUSTON (AP) — A memorial for a slain Texas soldier has been scheduled more than three months after she was killed by...