'We Don't Need Occupying Forces Here': Dallas Activists Criticize Return Of State Troopers To Combat Crime"Writing tickets in West Texas speed traps is not the same as policing neighborhoods in South Dallas and Oak Cliff," added John Fullinwider of Mothers Against Police Brutality.
More Than 200 Texas School Districts To Offer Rapid Coronavirus Testing For Students, TeachersThe pilot program uses the Abbott rapid antigen test, with results in about 15 minutes.
BBQ Pit Brimming With Brisket, Terry Black’s Owner Optimistic About 75% Capacity RuleThe pit at Terry Black’s Barbecue in Deep Ellum is brimming with brisket, now cooked to order for 75% indoor capacity. And the diners are showing up.
Joshua ISD Student-Athlete Tests Positive for COVID-19, Workouts At Owl Stadium Suspended A Joshua ISD student-athlete has tested positive for COVID-19.
'Starting Immediately' Gov. Greg Abbott Says Childcare Services Can Reopen, Bars TooThe governor addressed two other topics that are top of mind for many North Texans - bars and childcare.
Federal Trade Commission Warns About Scammers Trying To Profit From COVID-19 Pandemic With reports the government could soon be sending checks or direct deposits to help us, the Federal Trade Commission is trying to get ahead of scammers.
Gov. Abbott Postpones Local Elections, Waives Driver Licenses Expiration DateLocal governments now have the ability to postpone their May 2, 2020 elections until November 3, 2020.
Governor Abbott Declares State Of Disaster: 'Hoarding Isn't Necessary'The pandemic has spread to all of the state's biggest cities, including Dallas, Houston, San Antonio and Austin.
Gov. Abbott Predicts Republicans Will Boost 9 Seat Majority In Texas House In 2020In Dallas Thursday, Texas Governor Greg Abbott predicted Republicans will boost their nine seat majority in the Texas House in 2020.
Governor Greg Abbott Issues 8 Executive Orders In Response To Deadly Mass ShootingsFollowing the tragedies in El Paso and Odessa, Governor Greg Abbott today issued eight executive orders to help prevent further mass shootings.
'The Status Quo In Texas Is Unacceptable': Governor Abbott On Mass Shooting In Midland, OdessaAfter yet another mass shooting took place in Texas Saturday afternoon, Governor Greg Abbott said the status quo in his state is "unacceptable."
Governor Abbott Holds First Meeting Of Domestic Terrorism Task ForceAt the Texas Capitol Friday, Governor Greg Abbott held the first meeting of his newly formed Domestic Terrorism Task Force.
1 In 6 ER Visits Or Hospital Stays Trigger 'Surprise' Bill, Texas Governor Takes ActionRoughly one in every six times someone is taken to an emergency room or checks in to the hospital, the treatment is followed by a "surprise" medical bill, according to a study released Thursday. And depending on where you live, the odds can be much higher.
Governor Abbott Approves $1M Budget For Gun Storage Safety EffortTexas Gov. Greg Abbott has approved a spending bill that includes a $1 million public safety campaign for firearm storage.
Bill Allowing Texas Craft Breweries To Sell "Beer-To-Go" Signed Into LawGov. Greg Abbott signed a bill Friday that will allow craft brewery customers to buy and take home their beer.