While much of the talk around the American Rescue Plan Act, passed by Congress in March, was about the $1,400 direct stimulus payment, the federal relief package also included six months of free COBRA health insurance.
Free Health Insurance Available For Millions Who Lost Jobs During COVID-19 PandemicWhile much of the talk around the American Rescue Plan Act, passed by Congress in March, was about the $1,400 direct stimulus payment, the federal relief package also included six months of free COBRA health insurance.
Service Dogs Making Huge Difference In Lives Of Veterans With PTSDService dogs are trained in PTSD-mitigating tasks. They’re able to turn on lights, help the veterans in public places, and interrupt panic and anxiety attacks.
Fully-Vaccinated People Can Travel Safely, CDC SaysThe CDC says when people who are fully vaccinated travel within the U.S., they no longer need to get tested before or after their trip, unless their destination requires it.
'Human Error' Results In North Texas 8-Year-Old Receiving COVID-19 VaccineDallas County Judge Clay Jenkins responded Friday to word an 8-year-old received the COVID-19 vaccine by mistake at the Irving-Grand Prairie vaccination site.
Easter Drive-Thru Brings Cheer To Kids, Families In West DallasNearly 200 children and parents were gifted with goodie bags and the opportunity to meet the Easter bunny through the Buckner Family Hope Center.
Major Companies Come Out Against Texas Bills Limiting Voter AccessJack Fink reports on the political fallout.
STAAR Testing Returns But With Big ChangesThe COVID-19 pandemic won't put a pause on standardized testing this year. STAAR testing begins next week in school districts across the state.
New Texas Bill Aims To Protect Trucking Companies From Legal Action Following CrashesTexas HB 19 would make it harder for victims and their families to go after commercial trucking companies in the event of serious injury or death following a wreck.
Plano Police Chief Changes Policy On Arresting People For Small Amounts Of MarijuanaAndrea Lucia reports on Plano and the marijuana arrest policies in other area cities.
North Texans Steadily Returning To Shops, Restaurants In Last 3 MonthsAccording to Zenreach, visits have increased nearly 52% in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.
How Long Are COVID-19 Vaccines Effective?Brooke Katz reports.
Major Companies Come Out Against Texas Bills Limiting Voter Access"We value the democratic process and believe every eligible American should be allowed to exercise their right to vote, no matter which political party or candidate they support," American Airlines said.
Dallas Teen With Cystic Fibrosis Just Wanted To Meet A Police Officer; Brandon Benavides Ended Up 'Chief For The Day'Chief Eddie Garcia said of Brandon, "His strength and that of his parents as he fights is inspiring, we hope he enjoyed his day. Thanks for your leadership, Chief Brandon!"
4 Suspects Sought For Assault At Nelk Boys Meetup In Fort Worth, Police SayPolice say they need help identifying four suspects in an assault at a large event in Fort Worth involving popular YouTube prank channel Nelk Boys.
AAA Says Districted Driving Remains A Serious ProblemKaren Borta reports.
Unhealthy Diet Can Impact Kids' Gut Health Into AdulthoodBrooke Katz has this week's The Ones For Wellness report.
Texas Trooper Chad Walker Dies After Being Shot In The Line Of Duty Last Friday"In his final lifesaving act, Trooper Walker’s organs were donated to save others," DPS said.
Sudden Rise In Certain Kinds Of Drug Overdoses In North TexasThe Fort Worth Police Department has issued a public safety warning in response to seeing a substantial increase in illicit fentanyl distribution, possession and overdoses from the drug.
Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine 100% Effective For 12 To 15 Year OldsBrooke Katz reports on the findings.
Arlington Bowie High's Arceneaux Sisters On Fast Track to SuccessFor two special young ladies, Arlington Bowie High School is a stepping stone and they are not nearly at their peak.
95-Year-Old North Texas WWII Vet Still Fighting For His BenefitsEd Malouf was 19 when he fought in one of the bloodiest battles of World War II.
Texas House Gives Final Passage To Various Bills In Power Outage AftermathThe Texas House gave final passage to six bills aimed at preventing last month's widespread and deadly power outages from ever happening again.
3 Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD Teachers On Leave After 'Derogatory' Language About Asians Used On TestThree Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD teachers are on administrative leave pending an investigation into allegations inappropriate language about Asian Americans.
Major Step Forward In Fight Against COVID-19Pfizer says its vaccine is safe and effective for 12 to 15 year olds.