US Justice Department To Sue Over Texas Abortion LawThe US Justice Department is reportedly readying legal action to challenge the recently enacted Texas abortion law -- which is the most restrictive in the country.
Legal Experts: Federal Government Fight Against New Texas Abortion Law Could Be ToughFoes of a new Texas law that bans most abortions have been looking to the Democratic-run federal government to knock down what is now the most restrictive abortion law in the country. But it's not that simple.
Payment Protection Program Runs Out Of Money Ahead Of May 31 Application DeadlineThe enormously popular small business relief program, known as the Payment Protection Program (PPP) has run out of money.
PPP Will Likely Run Out Of Money Weeks Before May 31 Application DeadlineEven though the deadline to apply for a loan was extended, no additional funding was added to the program.
Tarrant County Declares Disaster; Cites Critical Infrastructure Damage, Thousands Without PowerTarrant County has declared a state of disaster as the county "has suffered severe damage to critical infrastructure" and probable injuries to its residents, a document from the county stated.
Second Stimulus Check: Will You Get $2,000, $600 — Or Nothing?A second round of stimulus checks may soon land in the bank accounts of millions of Americans after President Donald Trump signed a $900 billion economic relief package on Sunday night.
Growing Need In Texas And Beyond For Those Who've Recovered From Coronavirus To Donate PlasmaThe federal government is adding to the push for those who’ve been sick with COVID-19 to donate plasma.
Oklahoma Man Put To Death As U.S. Carries Out First Federal Execution In 17 YearsThe U.S. government has carried out the first federal execution in almost two decades, putting to death an Oklahoma man who killed husband, wife and their 8-year-old daughter in the 1990s.
Hours Before Scheduled Death Of Oklahoma Man, Judge Blocks Federal ExecutionsThe federal government was planning to carry out the first federal execution -- of an Oklahoma man-- in nearly two decades on Monday, but now it won't be happening.
North Texas Clinic Received $1.26 In Federal Coronavirus Relief While Big Hospitals Got Millions“It was very disappointing,” said owner Mac Okwah. “Here I am struggling to survive, doing everything I can, and seeing this check was just defeating.”
Federal Government Sending Medical Teams To DFW Hospitals During Coronavirus Hospitalizations SpikeU.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said the government is acting on a request made by Governor Greg Abbott.
Texas To Resume STAAR Testing Next School YearTexas public school districts haven't finalized their plans for a return to the classroom, but they know the state will resume its high-stakes standardized testing.
Some North Texas Lawmakers Look To End STAAR Testing Next School YearThe federal government would have to approve a request by Texas to waive STAAR testing for the 2021 school year.
Small Businesses Hoping For PPP Loan Changes As $140B Remains UnusedSome businesses say the restriction on the loans have not allowed them to use the money in the way they need it.
IRS Stimulus Debit Cards Being Cut Up, Mistakenly Reported As ScamThe IRS is sending out four-million stimulus payments in the form of Visa prepaid debit cards even though most people were expecting checks.