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Judge rejects government’s bid to block airline-data merger

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge has rejected a government attempt to block Texas-based Sabre Corp. from buying Farelogix Inc. in a $360 million...

Justice delayed: Virus crisis upends courts system across US

BOSTON (AP) — Courthouses shuttered. Thousands of trials on hold. Legal deadlines pushed.The coronavirus pandemic has crippled the U.S. legal system, creating constitutional dilemmas...

Louisiana responds to coronavirus with rare bipartisanship

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A simple gift from a bitter political rival — a medical mask emblazoned with Louisiana's state seal — has helped...

Food banks rely on donations from grocery stores. But as Texans rush stores, grocers have less to give.

April 8, 2020 Across the state, demand for assistance from food banks is off the charts as thousands of Texans who are suddenly out of...

Kamala Harris VP talk could intensify with Harris-DNC fundraising deal

California Sen. Kamala Harris has made an unusual fundraising move that is sure to fuel speculation about her prospects to be Joe Biden's running...

Commentary: M. Ray Perryman: The Fed is taking largely unseen but essential action

The inevitable and unavoidable result of the extraordinary measures taken to curb the tragic health effects of the coronavirus has been a strong shock...

Frank Kent Motor Co. offering unique “stimulus package”

Frank Kent Motor Co., a family-owned automotive company based in Texas, is offering a creative incentive, the company said in a news release.Customers who...

Sanders drops 2020 bid, leaving Biden as likely nominee

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Bernie Sanders ended his presidential bid on Wednesday, making Joe Biden the presumptive Democratic nominee to challenge President Donald Trump...

Prize-winning reporter writes book on Melania Trump

NEW YORK (AP) — A Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter for The Washington Post has written an unauthorized biography of first lady Melania Trump. Mary Jordan's...

The economy and the virus: furloughs spread, housing disrupted

The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments Wednesday related to the global...

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Fort Worth Council approves contract for COVID housing

The Fort Worth City Council approved a $9.3 million proposal to turn unused hotel space into permanent supportive housing for people impacted...

Court upholds murder sentence of ex-cop who shot Black teen

DALLAS (AP) — A Texas appeals court has upheld the murder conviction and 15-year sentence of a white ex-police officer who fatally...

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...