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Misinformation on coronavirus is proving highly contagious

By DAVID KLEPPER Associated PressPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — As the world races to find a vaccine and a treatment for COVID-19, there...

Tarrant County reports 6 COVID deaths on Wednesday, 836 new cases

Tarrant County Public Health on Wednesday, July 29 reported six COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include a woman in her 80s and a...

Coronavirus cases in Texas nursing homes more than doubled in July. Families say the state still isn’t testing enough.

By Sarah R. Champagne, The Texas Tribune July 28, 2020 "Coronavirus cases in Texas...

U.S. News & World Report ranks three THR hospitals, Baylor among best in DFW

Three Texas Health Resources hospitals are among the best in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and the top 20...

Tarrant County reports 1 COVID death on Tuesday

Tarrant County Public Health on Tuesday reported one COVID-19 death. The deceased is a man in his 70s from Arlington with underlying...

Fort Worth company recapitalizes with health care private equity firm

Caregiver Inc., a leading provider of long-term care services and supports to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, announced July 27 that...

Scientists get closer to blood test for Alzheimer’s disease

By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer An experimental blood test was highly accurate at distinguishing people with Alzheimer's...

Texas biotech facility in College Station tapped to mass-produce potential COVID-19 vaccine

By Emma Platoff, The Texas Tribune July 27, 2020 "Texas biotech facility in College...

Experimental COVID-19 vaccine is put to its biggest test

By LAURAN NEERGAARD, MICHAEL HILL and JOCELYN NOVECK Associated Press The biggest test yet of an experimental COVID-19 vaccine...

Couple wears swastika masks in Minnesota Walmart

MARSHALL, Minn. (AP) — A couple in Minnesota wore red face masks emblazoned with swastikas to a Walmart in a video posted...

Tarrant County reports 4 COVID deaths on Sunday

Tarrant County Public Health on Sunday, July 26 reported four COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include a woman in her 60s and a...

Texas virus cases surpass 381,000, 153 new deaths reported

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Texas surpassed 381,000 people on Sunday as the state reported 153...

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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...