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Houston's expanded testing top of mind before Texas order expires

Houston's expanded testing top of mind before Texas order expires

Already an emotional week for him, Mayor Turner wants the most vulnerable Houstonians tested for COVID-19 as Texas reopenings expand. Read full article: Houston's expanded testing top of mind b...→

Houston's expanded testing top of mind before Texas order expires

Houston's expanded testing top of mind before Texas order expires

Already an emotional week for him, Mayor Turner wants the most vulnerable Houstonians tested for COVID-19 as Texas reopenings expand. Read full article: Houston's expanded testing top of mind b...→

More Virus Testing in Texas Prisons, Houston Furloughs 3,000

More Virus Testing in Texas Prisons, Houston Furloughs 3,000

Texas will begin widespread coronavirus testing in state prisons where at least 30 people have died, officials announced Tuesday, and Houston will furlough abo [...] Read full article: More Virus Testing in Texas Prisons, Hou...→

Senator Cruz Defends Texas Stylist Who Defied State Order, Visits Controversial Salon A La Mode

Senator Cruz Defends Texas Stylist Who Defied State Order, Visits Controversial Salon A La Mode

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz showed his support for recently jailed stylist Shelley Luther by visiting her now controversial Salon à la Mode. Read full article: Senator Cruz Defends Texas Stylist Who D...→

Texas salon owner jailed for defying governor's order freed

Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday removed jail as a punishment for violating his coronavirus restrictions following outcry by conservatives over a [...] Read full article: Texas salon owner jailed for defying gov...→

Coronavirus Update: New Testing Sites, Expanded Workers' Compensation Announced By Gov. Newsom

Coronavirus Update: New Testing Sites, Expanded Workers' Compensation Announced By Gov. Newsom

Keeping Californians working with confidence as they increasingly begin to return to a reopening economy was the focus of two new announcements by Gov. Gavin N [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: New Testing Sites, E...→

Beyoncé and mom Tina Knowles Lawson launch campaign to increase testing for minorities in Houston

Beyoncé and mom Tina Knowles Lawson launch campaign to increase testing for minorities in Houston

Beyoncé and her mom Tina are not only hoping to reach at least 1,000 people with free testing, but also by giving out masks and food. Read full article: Beyoncé and mom Tina Knowles Lawson laun...→

NCAA’s top doctor: Testing crucial to having sports in fall

NCAA’s top doctor: Testing crucial to having sports in fall

Widespread testing for coronavirus will be crucial to having college sports in the fall - especially contact sports such as football and basketball, the NCAA’s [...] Read full article: NCAA’s top doctor: Testing crucial to ha...→

As COVID-19 cases top 26k, mayor plans city's response to expiration of state's shelter-in-place order - Atlanta INtown Paper

As COVID-19 cases top 26k, mayor plans city's response to expiration of state's shelter-in-place order - Atlanta INtown Paper

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms said she was preparing the city’s response if Gov. Brian Kemp lets a statewide shelter-in-place order expire at 11:59 p.m. tonight, [...] Read full article: As COVID-19 cases top 26k, mayor plans c...→

Texas to partially reopen Friday despite concerns over COVID-19 testing

Texas to partially reopen Friday despite concerns over COVID-19 testing

One Texas doctor said forging ahead on the path to opening the economy without focusing on lowering the amount of cases would just lead to more infection. Read full article: Texas to partially reopen Friday despite...→

Coronavirus Testing Expanded at Hard Rock Stadium, Charles Hadley Park in Miami

Coronavirus Testing Expanded at Hard Rock Stadium, Charles Hadley Park in Miami

Testing for coronavirus is being expanded at two drive-through sites in Miami-Dade. Officials announced Tuesday that testing at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gard [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing Expanded at Hard Roc...→

Texas' stay at-home order to expire Thursday, businesses to reopen in phases Friday

Texas' stay at-home order to expire Thursday, businesses to reopen in phases Friday

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott detailed plans on Monday to reopen the state for business amid the coronavirus pandemic – allowing places like retail stores, restaurant [...] Read full article: Texas' stay at-home order to expire Thur...→

COVID-19: Map of Texas Drive-Through Testing Sites

COVID-19: Map of Texas Drive-Through Testing Sites

Texas releases interactive maps showing all the drive-through COVID-19 testing locations in the state. Read full article: COVID-19: Map of Texas Drive-Through Tes...→

Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan Barber Who Reopened Shop Despite Executive Order

A Texas hairstylist traveled to Michigan in support of Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber who reopened his shop despite Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s stay-at-home orde [...] Read full article: Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan ...→

Salon owner jailed for violating stay-at-home order released after Texas Supreme Court intervenes

Salon owner jailed for violating stay-at-home order released after Texas Supreme Court intervenes

"Throwing Texans in jail who have had their businesses shut down through no fault of their own is nonsensical, and I will not allow it to happen," the governor [...] Read full article: Salon owner jailed for violating stay-at...→

Texas governor demands release of salon owner jailed for violating his executive order

Texas governor demands release of salon owner jailed for violating his executive order

Texas’ governor and attorney general lashed out Wednesday at a state judge who jailed a salon owner for opening her establishment amid the coronavirus crisis, [...] Read full article: Texas governor demands release of salon ...→

Texas judge orders jail sentence for hair salon owner who kept business open despite stay-at-home order

Texas judge orders jail sentence for hair salon owner who kept business open despite stay-at-home order

"I have hair stylists that are going hungry because they'd rather feed their kids," salon owner Shelley Luther told Dallas Judge Eric Moye. Read full article: Texas judge orders jail sentence for hai...→

Cops arrest armed men, Texas bar owner who violated order to close

Cops arrest armed men, Texas bar owner who violated order to close

Officers in Texas arrested a bar owner and six armed men who were outside her establishment Monday for violating the state's orders to close nonessential busin [...] Read full article: Cops arrest armed men, Texas bar owner w...→

Coronavirus Update:  San Francisco Health Officials Order COVID-19 Testing For All Skilled Care Facility Staffers And Residents

Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Health Officials Order COVID-19 Testing For All Skilled Care Facility Staffers And Residents

Heath officials announced Friday they were launching a program that will require and provide COVID-19 testing for all residents and staff at the 21 skilled nur [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Healt...→

Photos: Amid pandemic, these gestures keep seniors at top of mind

Photos: Amid pandemic, these gestures keep seniors at top of mind

Seniors have the most elevated risk of dying from the coronavirus and that makes social distancing even more important for them, but that makes isolated. That [...] Read full article: Photos: Amid pandemic, these gestures ke...→

Houston mayor presses for more testing before Stay Home order ends

Houston mayor presses for more testing before Stay Home order ends

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner continues to grapple with testing the most vulnerable Houstonians for COVID-19 as Texas reopenings are set to expand on May 1. Read full article: Houston mayor presses for more testing b...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: How Expanded COVID-19 Testing May Play Out In Minnesota

Coronavirus In Minnesota: How Expanded COVID-19 Testing May Play Out In Minnesota

After weeks of states struggling to ramp up testing for COVID-19, President Donald Trump said it will no longer be a problem. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: How Expanded C...→

Houston Police Won't Enforce New Coronavirus Mask Order

Houston Police Won't Enforce New Coronavirus Mask Order

A $1,000 fine and up to 180 days in jail for anyone in public not wearing masks will not be enforced by police in Harris County, Texas, which includes Houston. Read full article: Houston Police Won't Enforce New Coronav...→

'It's impossible': NY nursing homes fret about testing order

'It's impossible': NY nursing homes fret about testing order

Nursing homes in New York will soon be required to test staff, which could be challenging given the difficulty in securing tests. Read full article: 'It's impossible': NY nursing homes fret...→

New COVID-19 testing sites in Houston you can visit starting Monday

New COVID-19 testing sites in Houston you can visit starting Monday

These locations are spread out all throughout the city, and offer drive-thru, walk-up and mobile testing. Read full article: New COVID-19 testing sites in Houston yo...→

Houston to increase testing and contact tracing

Houston to increase testing and contact tracing

The city will be adding 24 new testing locations by the end of May, plus 300 new contact tracers. Read full article: Houston to increase testing and contact ...→

Economists Warn Expanded Coronavirus Testing Needed To Keep Texas Open

Economists Warn Expanded Coronavirus Testing Needed To Keep Texas Open

Since the first reported COVID-19 case in Texas nearly two months ago, more than 400,000 Texans have been tested for the virus. Read full article: Economists Warn Expanded Coronavirus Tes...→

Owner, Armed Men Held After Bar Reopens Despite Texas’ Order

Owner, Armed Men Held After Bar Reopens Despite Texas’ Order

A bar owner and armed protesters were arrested in western Texas after the bar reopened despite the governor’s orders to remain closed as the state continues to [...] Read full article: Owner, Armed Men Held After Bar Reopens ...→

Owner, armed protesters arrested as bar opens in defiance of Texas governor’s order

Owner, armed protesters arrested as bar opens in defiance of Texas governor’s order

A bar owner and armed protesters were arrested in western Texas after the bar reopened despite the governor’s orders to remain closed as the state continues to [...] Read full article: Owner, armed protesters arrested as bar ...→

Some New COVID-19 Testing Sites in Houston, and Get Ready for the Governor's Speech

Some New COVID-19 Testing Sites in Houston, and Get Ready for the Governor's Speech

In a continuing effort to make free COVID-19 testing more accessible to all parts of the city, the Houston Health Department has announced some new locations a [...] Read full article: Some New COVID-19 Testing Sites in Houst...→

It's Re-Opening Day in Texas! Never Mind 96 More COVID-19 Cases and 3 More Deaths in Houston

It's Re-Opening Day in Texas! Never Mind 96 More COVID-19 Cases and 3 More Deaths in Houston

As Sylvester Turner prepared himself and his city for the governor-ordered Phase I reopening of Texas on Friday, the Houston mayor reported three more deaths a [...] Read full article: It's Re-Opening Day in Texas! Never Mind...→

Order Prohibiting Residential Evictions In Texas Extended Through May 18

Order Prohibiting Residential Evictions In Texas Extended Through May 18

An order that prohibits residential evictions in Texas has been extended through May 18, the Texas Supreme Court ruled this week. Read full article: Order Prohibiting Residential Evictions ...→

Dallas Mayor On Governor's Order To Reopen Texas Economy: 'We Have To Make It Work'

Dallas Mayor On Governor's Order To Reopen Texas Economy: 'We Have To Make It Work'

"We're making strides here locally in flattening the curve, but we have to continue to do it. We're not out of the woods yet, we can't let up," Mayor Johnson s [...] Read full article: Dallas Mayor On Governor's Order To Reop...→

President Trump outlines expanded testing, increased PPE during White House briefing

President Trump outlines expanded testing, increased PPE during White House briefing

President Donald Trump and officials outlined plans for expanding testing throughout the states and what the federal government has done to increase available [...] Read full article: President Trump outlines expanded testin...→

Just now4m ago Texas mayor apologizes after violating stay-at-home order to go to nail salon

Just now4m ago Texas mayor apologizes after violating stay-at-home order to go to nail salon

In the image, the mayor is seen wearing a face mask as she's seated at a table with her hands in a bowl of water. According to NBC affiliate KBMT in Beaumont, [...] Read full article: Just now4m ago Texas mayor apologizes af...→

Police Will Not Enforce Mask Order in Texas' Largest County, Say Unions

Police Will Not Enforce Mask Order in Texas' Largest County, Say Unions

Police and sheriff's union leadership in Texas's largest county say they are not likely to enforce an order requiring that masks to be worn. Read full article: Police Will Not Enforce Mask Order in Te...→

'It's impossible': NY nursing homes fret about testing order

'It's impossible': NY nursing homes fret about testing order

Nursing homes in New York will soon be required to test staff, which could be challenging given the difficulty in securing tests. Read full article: 'It's impossible': NY nursing homes fret...→

Senator Cruz Defends Texas Stylist Who Defied State Order, Visits Controversial Salon A La Mode

Senator Cruz Defends Texas Stylist Who Defied State Order, Visits Controversial Salon A La Mode

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz showed his support for recently jailed stylist Shelley Luther by visiting her now controversial Salon à la Mode. Read full article: Senator Cruz Defends Texas Stylist Who D...→

Houston to increase testing and contact tracing

Houston to increase testing and contact tracing

The city will be adding 24 new testing locations by the end of May, plus 300 new contact tracers. Read full article: Houston to increase testing and contact ...→

Coronavirus Update: New Testing Sites, Expanded Workers' Compensation Announced By Gov. Newsom

Coronavirus Update: New Testing Sites, Expanded Workers' Compensation Announced By Gov. Newsom

Keeping Californians working with confidence as they increasingly begin to return to a reopening economy was the focus of two new announcements by Gov. Gavin N [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: New Testing Sites, E...→

Owner, Armed Men Held After Bar Reopens Despite Texas’ Order

Owner, Armed Men Held After Bar Reopens Despite Texas’ Order

A bar owner and armed protesters were arrested in western Texas after the bar reopened despite the governor’s orders to remain closed as the state continues to [...] Read full article: Owner, Armed Men Held After Bar Reopens ...→

Texas judge orders jail sentence for hair salon owner who kept business open despite stay-at-home order

Texas judge orders jail sentence for hair salon owner who kept business open despite stay-at-home order

"I have hair stylists that are going hungry because they'd rather feed their kids," salon owner Shelley Luther told Dallas Judge Eric Moye. Read full article: Texas judge orders jail sentence for hai...→

Some New COVID-19 Testing Sites in Houston, and Get Ready for the Governor's Speech

Some New COVID-19 Testing Sites in Houston, and Get Ready for the Governor's Speech

In a continuing effort to make free COVID-19 testing more accessible to all parts of the city, the Houston Health Department has announced some new locations a [...] Read full article: Some New COVID-19 Testing Sites in Houst...→

Coronavirus Update:  San Francisco Health Officials Order COVID-19 Testing For All Skilled Care Facility Staffers And Residents

Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Health Officials Order COVID-19 Testing For All Skilled Care Facility Staffers And Residents

Heath officials announced Friday they were launching a program that will require and provide COVID-19 testing for all residents and staff at the 21 skilled nur [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Healt...→

As COVID-19 cases top 26k, mayor plans city's response to expiration of state's shelter-in-place order - Atlanta INtown Paper

As COVID-19 cases top 26k, mayor plans city's response to expiration of state's shelter-in-place order - Atlanta INtown Paper

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms said she was preparing the city’s response if Gov. Brian Kemp lets a statewide shelter-in-place order expire at 11:59 p.m. tonight, [...] Read full article: As COVID-19 cases top 26k, mayor plans c...→

Houston mayor presses for more testing before Stay Home order ends

Houston mayor presses for more testing before Stay Home order ends

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner continues to grapple with testing the most vulnerable Houstonians for COVID-19 as Texas reopenings are set to expand on May 1. Read full article: Houston mayor presses for more testing b...→

Texas to partially reopen Friday despite concerns over COVID-19 testing

Texas to partially reopen Friday despite concerns over COVID-19 testing

One Texas doctor said forging ahead on the path to opening the economy without focusing on lowering the amount of cases would just lead to more infection. Read full article: Texas to partially reopen Friday despite...→

Dallas Mayor On Governor's Order To Reopen Texas Economy: 'We Have To Make It Work'

Dallas Mayor On Governor's Order To Reopen Texas Economy: 'We Have To Make It Work'

"We're making strides here locally in flattening the curve, but we have to continue to do it. We're not out of the woods yet, we can't let up," Mayor Johnson s [...] Read full article: Dallas Mayor On Governor's Order To Reop...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: How Expanded COVID-19 Testing May Play Out In Minnesota

Coronavirus In Minnesota: How Expanded COVID-19 Testing May Play Out In Minnesota

After weeks of states struggling to ramp up testing for COVID-19, President Donald Trump said it will no longer be a problem. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: How Expanded C...→

Texas' stay at-home order to expire Thursday, businesses to reopen in phases Friday

Texas' stay at-home order to expire Thursday, businesses to reopen in phases Friday

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott detailed plans on Monday to reopen the state for business amid the coronavirus pandemic – allowing places like retail stores, restaurant [...] Read full article: Texas' stay at-home order to expire Thur...→

Just now4m ago Texas mayor apologizes after violating stay-at-home order to go to nail salon

Just now4m ago Texas mayor apologizes after violating stay-at-home order to go to nail salon

In the image, the mayor is seen wearing a face mask as she's seated at a table with her hands in a bowl of water. According to NBC affiliate KBMT in Beaumont, [...] Read full article: Just now4m ago Texas mayor apologizes af...→

Houston Police Won't Enforce New Coronavirus Mask Order

Houston Police Won't Enforce New Coronavirus Mask Order

A $1,000 fine and up to 180 days in jail for anyone in public not wearing masks will not be enforced by police in Harris County, Texas, which includes Houston. Read full article: Houston Police Won't Enforce New Coronav...→

Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan Barber Who Reopened Shop Despite Executive Order

A Texas hairstylist traveled to Michigan in support of Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber who reopened his shop despite Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s stay-at-home orde [...] Read full article: Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan ...→

More Virus Testing in Texas Prisons, Houston Furloughs 3,000

More Virus Testing in Texas Prisons, Houston Furloughs 3,000

Texas will begin widespread coronavirus testing in state prisons where at least 30 people have died, officials announced Tuesday, and Houston will furlough abo [...] Read full article: More Virus Testing in Texas Prisons, Hou...→

New COVID-19 testing sites in Houston you can visit starting Monday

New COVID-19 testing sites in Houston you can visit starting Monday

These locations are spread out all throughout the city, and offer drive-thru, walk-up and mobile testing. Read full article: New COVID-19 testing sites in Houston yo...→

Salon owner jailed for violating stay-at-home order released after Texas Supreme Court intervenes

Salon owner jailed for violating stay-at-home order released after Texas Supreme Court intervenes

"Throwing Texans in jail who have had their businesses shut down through no fault of their own is nonsensical, and I will not allow it to happen," the governor [...] Read full article: Salon owner jailed for violating stay-at...→

Texas salon owner jailed for defying governor's order freed

Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday removed jail as a punishment for violating his coronavirus restrictions following outcry by conservatives over a [...] Read full article: Texas salon owner jailed for defying gov...→

Economists Warn Expanded Coronavirus Testing Needed To Keep Texas Open

Economists Warn Expanded Coronavirus Testing Needed To Keep Texas Open

Since the first reported COVID-19 case in Texas nearly two months ago, more than 400,000 Texans have been tested for the virus. Read full article: Economists Warn Expanded Coronavirus Tes...→

Texas governor demands release of salon owner jailed for violating his executive order

Texas governor demands release of salon owner jailed for violating his executive order

Texas’ governor and attorney general lashed out Wednesday at a state judge who jailed a salon owner for opening her establishment amid the coronavirus crisis, [...] Read full article: Texas governor demands release of salon ...→

Beyoncé and mom Tina Knowles Lawson launch campaign to increase testing for minorities in Houston

Beyoncé and mom Tina Knowles Lawson launch campaign to increase testing for minorities in Houston

Beyoncé and her mom Tina are not only hoping to reach at least 1,000 people with free testing, but also by giving out masks and food. Read full article: Beyoncé and mom Tina Knowles Lawson laun...→

Owner, armed protesters arrested as bar opens in defiance of Texas governor’s order

Owner, armed protesters arrested as bar opens in defiance of Texas governor’s order

A bar owner and armed protesters were arrested in western Texas after the bar reopened despite the governor’s orders to remain closed as the state continues to [...] Read full article: Owner, armed protesters arrested as bar ...→

Cops arrest armed men, Texas bar owner who violated order to close

Cops arrest armed men, Texas bar owner who violated order to close

Officers in Texas arrested a bar owner and six armed men who were outside her establishment Monday for violating the state's orders to close nonessential busin [...] Read full article: Cops arrest armed men, Texas bar owner w...→

NCAA’s top doctor: Testing crucial to having sports in fall

NCAA’s top doctor: Testing crucial to having sports in fall

Widespread testing for coronavirus will be crucial to having college sports in the fall - especially contact sports such as football and basketball, the NCAA’s [...] Read full article: NCAA’s top doctor: Testing crucial to ha...→

It's Re-Opening Day in Texas! Never Mind 96 More COVID-19 Cases and 3 More Deaths in Houston

It's Re-Opening Day in Texas! Never Mind 96 More COVID-19 Cases and 3 More Deaths in Houston

As Sylvester Turner prepared himself and his city for the governor-ordered Phase I reopening of Texas on Friday, the Houston mayor reported three more deaths a [...] Read full article: It's Re-Opening Day in Texas! Never Mind...→

Photos: Amid pandemic, these gestures keep seniors at top of mind

Photos: Amid pandemic, these gestures keep seniors at top of mind

Seniors have the most elevated risk of dying from the coronavirus and that makes social distancing even more important for them, but that makes isolated. That [...] Read full article: Photos: Amid pandemic, these gestures ke...→

Order Prohibiting Residential Evictions In Texas Extended Through May 18

Order Prohibiting Residential Evictions In Texas Extended Through May 18

An order that prohibits residential evictions in Texas has been extended through May 18, the Texas Supreme Court ruled this week. Read full article: Order Prohibiting Residential Evictions ...→

Coronavirus Testing Expanded at Hard Rock Stadium, Charles Hadley Park in Miami

Coronavirus Testing Expanded at Hard Rock Stadium, Charles Hadley Park in Miami

Testing for coronavirus is being expanded at two drive-through sites in Miami-Dade. Officials announced Tuesday that testing at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gard [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing Expanded at Hard Roc...→

President Trump outlines expanded testing, increased PPE during White House briefing

President Trump outlines expanded testing, increased PPE during White House briefing

President Donald Trump and officials outlined plans for expanding testing throughout the states and what the federal government has done to increase available [...] Read full article: President Trump outlines expanded testin...→

COVID-19: Map of Texas Drive-Through Testing Sites

COVID-19: Map of Texas Drive-Through Testing Sites

Texas releases interactive maps showing all the drive-through COVID-19 testing locations in the state. Read full article: COVID-19: Map of Texas Drive-Through Tes...→

Police Will Not Enforce Mask Order in Texas' Largest County, Say Unions

Police Will Not Enforce Mask Order in Texas' Largest County, Say Unions

Police and sheriff's union leadership in Texas's largest county say they are not likely to enforce an order requiring that masks to be worn. Read full article: Police Will Not Enforce Mask Order in Te...→

Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan Barber Who Reopened Shop Despite Executive Order

A Texas hairstylist traveled to Michigan in support of Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber who reopened his shop despite Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s stay-at-home orde [...] Read full article: Texas Hair Stylist Stands With Michigan ...→

'It's impossible': NY nursing homes fret about testing order

'It's impossible': NY nursing homes fret about testing order

Nursing homes in New York will soon be required to test staff, which could be challenging given the difficulty in securing tests. Read full article: 'It's impossible': NY nursing homes fret...→

More Virus Testing in Texas Prisons, Houston Furloughs 3,000

More Virus Testing in Texas Prisons, Houston Furloughs 3,000

Texas will begin widespread coronavirus testing in state prisons where at least 30 people have died, officials announced Tuesday, and Houston will furlough abo [...] Read full article: More Virus Testing in Texas Prisons, Hou...→

New COVID-19 testing sites in Houston you can visit starting Monday

New COVID-19 testing sites in Houston you can visit starting Monday

These locations are spread out all throughout the city, and offer drive-thru, walk-up and mobile testing. Read full article: New COVID-19 testing sites in Houston yo...→

Senator Cruz Defends Texas Stylist Who Defied State Order, Visits Controversial Salon A La Mode

Senator Cruz Defends Texas Stylist Who Defied State Order, Visits Controversial Salon A La Mode

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz showed his support for recently jailed stylist Shelley Luther by visiting her now controversial Salon à la Mode. Read full article: Senator Cruz Defends Texas Stylist Who D...→

Salon owner jailed for violating stay-at-home order released after Texas Supreme Court intervenes

Salon owner jailed for violating stay-at-home order released after Texas Supreme Court intervenes

"Throwing Texans in jail who have had their businesses shut down through no fault of their own is nonsensical, and I will not allow it to happen," the governor [...] Read full article: Salon owner jailed for violating stay-at...→

Houston to increase testing and contact tracing

Houston to increase testing and contact tracing

The city will be adding 24 new testing locations by the end of May, plus 300 new contact tracers. Read full article: Houston to increase testing and contact ...→

Texas salon owner jailed for defying governor's order freed

Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday removed jail as a punishment for violating his coronavirus restrictions following outcry by conservatives over a [...] Read full article: Texas salon owner jailed for defying gov...→

Economists Warn Expanded Coronavirus Testing Needed To Keep Texas Open

Economists Warn Expanded Coronavirus Testing Needed To Keep Texas Open

Since the first reported COVID-19 case in Texas nearly two months ago, more than 400,000 Texans have been tested for the virus. Read full article: Economists Warn Expanded Coronavirus Tes...→

Coronavirus Update: New Testing Sites, Expanded Workers' Compensation Announced By Gov. Newsom

Coronavirus Update: New Testing Sites, Expanded Workers' Compensation Announced By Gov. Newsom

Keeping Californians working with confidence as they increasingly begin to return to a reopening economy was the focus of two new announcements by Gov. Gavin N [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: New Testing Sites, E...→

Texas governor demands release of salon owner jailed for violating his executive order

Texas governor demands release of salon owner jailed for violating his executive order

Texas’ governor and attorney general lashed out Wednesday at a state judge who jailed a salon owner for opening her establishment amid the coronavirus crisis, [...] Read full article: Texas governor demands release of salon ...→

Owner, Armed Men Held After Bar Reopens Despite Texas’ Order

Owner, Armed Men Held After Bar Reopens Despite Texas’ Order

A bar owner and armed protesters were arrested in western Texas after the bar reopened despite the governor’s orders to remain closed as the state continues to [...] Read full article: Owner, Armed Men Held After Bar Reopens ...→

Beyoncé and mom Tina Knowles Lawson launch campaign to increase testing for minorities in Houston

Beyoncé and mom Tina Knowles Lawson launch campaign to increase testing for minorities in Houston

Beyoncé and her mom Tina are not only hoping to reach at least 1,000 people with free testing, but also by giving out masks and food. Read full article: Beyoncé and mom Tina Knowles Lawson laun...→

Texas judge orders jail sentence for hair salon owner who kept business open despite stay-at-home order

Texas judge orders jail sentence for hair salon owner who kept business open despite stay-at-home order

"I have hair stylists that are going hungry because they'd rather feed their kids," salon owner Shelley Luther told Dallas Judge Eric Moye. Read full article: Texas judge orders jail sentence for hai...→

Owner, armed protesters arrested as bar opens in defiance of Texas governor’s order

Owner, armed protesters arrested as bar opens in defiance of Texas governor’s order

A bar owner and armed protesters were arrested in western Texas after the bar reopened despite the governor’s orders to remain closed as the state continues to [...] Read full article: Owner, armed protesters arrested as bar ...→

Cops arrest armed men, Texas bar owner who violated order to close

Cops arrest armed men, Texas bar owner who violated order to close

Officers in Texas arrested a bar owner and six armed men who were outside her establishment Monday for violating the state's orders to close nonessential busin [...] Read full article: Cops arrest armed men, Texas bar owner w...→

Some New COVID-19 Testing Sites in Houston, and Get Ready for the Governor's Speech

Some New COVID-19 Testing Sites in Houston, and Get Ready for the Governor's Speech

In a continuing effort to make free COVID-19 testing more accessible to all parts of the city, the Houston Health Department has announced some new locations a [...] Read full article: Some New COVID-19 Testing Sites in Houst...→

NCAA’s top doctor: Testing crucial to having sports in fall

NCAA’s top doctor: Testing crucial to having sports in fall

Widespread testing for coronavirus will be crucial to having college sports in the fall - especially contact sports such as football and basketball, the NCAA’s [...] Read full article: NCAA’s top doctor: Testing crucial to ha...→

Coronavirus Update:  San Francisco Health Officials Order COVID-19 Testing For All Skilled Care Facility Staffers And Residents

Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Health Officials Order COVID-19 Testing For All Skilled Care Facility Staffers And Residents

Heath officials announced Friday they were launching a program that will require and provide COVID-19 testing for all residents and staff at the 21 skilled nur [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Healt...→

It's Re-Opening Day in Texas! Never Mind 96 More COVID-19 Cases and 3 More Deaths in Houston

It's Re-Opening Day in Texas! Never Mind 96 More COVID-19 Cases and 3 More Deaths in Houston

As Sylvester Turner prepared himself and his city for the governor-ordered Phase I reopening of Texas on Friday, the Houston mayor reported three more deaths a [...] Read full article: It's Re-Opening Day in Texas! Never Mind...→

As COVID-19 cases top 26k, mayor plans city's response to expiration of state's shelter-in-place order - Atlanta INtown Paper

As COVID-19 cases top 26k, mayor plans city's response to expiration of state's shelter-in-place order - Atlanta INtown Paper

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms said she was preparing the city’s response if Gov. Brian Kemp lets a statewide shelter-in-place order expire at 11:59 p.m. tonight, [...] Read full article: As COVID-19 cases top 26k, mayor plans c...→

Photos: Amid pandemic, these gestures keep seniors at top of mind

Photos: Amid pandemic, these gestures keep seniors at top of mind

Seniors have the most elevated risk of dying from the coronavirus and that makes social distancing even more important for them, but that makes isolated. That [...] Read full article: Photos: Amid pandemic, these gestures ke...→

Houston mayor presses for more testing before Stay Home order ends

Houston mayor presses for more testing before Stay Home order ends

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner continues to grapple with testing the most vulnerable Houstonians for COVID-19 as Texas reopenings are set to expand on May 1. Read full article: Houston mayor presses for more testing b...→

Order Prohibiting Residential Evictions In Texas Extended Through May 18

Order Prohibiting Residential Evictions In Texas Extended Through May 18

An order that prohibits residential evictions in Texas has been extended through May 18, the Texas Supreme Court ruled this week. Read full article: Order Prohibiting Residential Evictions ...→

Texas to partially reopen Friday despite concerns over COVID-19 testing

Texas to partially reopen Friday despite concerns over COVID-19 testing

One Texas doctor said forging ahead on the path to opening the economy without focusing on lowering the amount of cases would just lead to more infection. Read full article: Texas to partially reopen Friday despite...→

Dallas Mayor On Governor's Order To Reopen Texas Economy: 'We Have To Make It Work'

Dallas Mayor On Governor's Order To Reopen Texas Economy: 'We Have To Make It Work'

"We're making strides here locally in flattening the curve, but we have to continue to do it. We're not out of the woods yet, we can't let up," Mayor Johnson s [...] Read full article: Dallas Mayor On Governor's Order To Reop...→

Coronavirus Testing Expanded at Hard Rock Stadium, Charles Hadley Park in Miami

Coronavirus Testing Expanded at Hard Rock Stadium, Charles Hadley Park in Miami

Testing for coronavirus is being expanded at two drive-through sites in Miami-Dade. Officials announced Tuesday that testing at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gard [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Testing Expanded at Hard Roc...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: How Expanded COVID-19 Testing May Play Out In Minnesota

Coronavirus In Minnesota: How Expanded COVID-19 Testing May Play Out In Minnesota

After weeks of states struggling to ramp up testing for COVID-19, President Donald Trump said it will no longer be a problem. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: How Expanded C...→

President Trump outlines expanded testing, increased PPE during White House briefing

President Trump outlines expanded testing, increased PPE during White House briefing

President Donald Trump and officials outlined plans for expanding testing throughout the states and what the federal government has done to increase available [...] Read full article: President Trump outlines expanded testin...→

Texas' stay at-home order to expire Thursday, businesses to reopen in phases Friday

Texas' stay at-home order to expire Thursday, businesses to reopen in phases Friday

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott detailed plans on Monday to reopen the state for business amid the coronavirus pandemic – allowing places like retail stores, restaurant [...] Read full article: Texas' stay at-home order to expire Thur...→

Just now4m ago Texas mayor apologizes after violating stay-at-home order to go to nail salon

Just now4m ago Texas mayor apologizes after violating stay-at-home order to go to nail salon

In the image, the mayor is seen wearing a face mask as she's seated at a table with her hands in a bowl of water. According to NBC affiliate KBMT in Beaumont, [...] Read full article: Just now4m ago Texas mayor apologizes af...→

COVID-19: Map of Texas Drive-Through Testing Sites

COVID-19: Map of Texas Drive-Through Testing Sites

Texas releases interactive maps showing all the drive-through COVID-19 testing locations in the state. Read full article: COVID-19: Map of Texas Drive-Through Tes...→

Houston Police Won't Enforce New Coronavirus Mask Order

Houston Police Won't Enforce New Coronavirus Mask Order

A $1,000 fine and up to 180 days in jail for anyone in public not wearing masks will not be enforced by police in Harris County, Texas, which includes Houston. Read full article: Houston Police Won't Enforce New Coronav...→

Police Will Not Enforce Mask Order in Texas' Largest County, Say Unions

Police Will Not Enforce Mask Order in Texas' Largest County, Say Unions

Police and sheriff's union leadership in Texas's largest county say they are not likely to enforce an order requiring that masks to be worn. Read full article: Police Will Not Enforce Mask Order in Te...→