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Exxon’s oil slick

Exxon Mobil is slashing its capital spending budget for 2020 by 30% due to weak demand caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and a market...

Tarrant County records another COVID-19 death

Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) on Wednesday, April 8 reported that a resident of Euless has died as the result of the COVID-19 virus....

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...

Commentary: TCC Chancellor Eugene Giovannini: Maintaining Our Mission

Since our inception, one of Tarrant County College’s hallmarks has been our unwavering commitment to serving our community. As we all work to navigate...

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...

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...

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Liberty U’s Falwell takes leave after social media uproar

BY SARAH RANKIN Associated PressRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Jerry Falwell Jr. took an indefinite leave of absence Friday as the leader of...

Doncic gets 17th triple-double, Mavs top Bucks 136-132 in OT

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Luka Doncic scored 36 points in his NBA-leading 17th triple-double and the Dallas Mavericks scored the...

U.S. Chamber calls on congress to act on pandemic relief

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer Neil Bradley on Saturday, Aug. 8 issued the following statement on executive orders...

Tarrant County reports 7 COVID deaths on Saturday

 Tarrant County Public Health on Saturday, Aug. 8 reported seven COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include three men in their 70s two from...