Hundreds Were Rejected, But The Final Weeks Of 2020 Saw The First New DACA Approvals In YearsFor the first time in several years more than 170 new applicants won approval to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program for immigrants brought to the U.S. as young people.
New CDC Study Says 25% Of Young People Have Considered Suicide During Pandemic, There Is Help In North Texas“Right here in Texas, we know that suicide is the third leading cause of death for even kiddos as young as 10 to 14,” said Kristi Wiley, program director for the Jordan Elizabeth Harris Foundation.
North Texas Mother Who Lost Teen Daughter To Coronavirus Concerned About Young People's Behavior During PandemicShe says as she copes with her daughter's death, she has a hard time seeing young people not take COVID-19 seriously.
More Than Half Of Dallas County's New Coronavirus Cases In Last Month Are Younger PeopleDallas County and the other large counties in Texas are seeing more younger people, between 18 and 40, diagnosed with the virus.
Dallas County Reports 403 New Coronavirus Cases, 6 More DeathsDallas County Judge Clay Jenkins is advising people to reconsider visiting businesses where a mask cannot be worn at all times.
Young People In The US South Increasingly Getting COVID-19Young people are more likely to have milder outcomes from coronavirus, but they can still infect others who are more at risk.
Texas Treasures: La La Land Kind CafeA young Dallas entrepreneur has found a way to help kids who are aging out of the state's foster care system. It's a Texas Treasure, and it's happening one latte at a time at La La Land Kind Cafe.
Man Arrested After Firing Shotgun At Young People Outside His HomeA homeowner upset about young people gathered outside his house fired several shotgun blasts in an effort to break up the group. The gunfire hit one man.