Looting, fires rock Minneapolis after man dies in custody

By DOUG GLASS Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Violent protests over the death of a black man in police custody rocked a Minneapolis neighborhood for...

Joe Biden to address virtual Texas Democratic Party convention June 6

By Patrick Svitek, Texas Tribune Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, will address the Texas Democratic Party's 2020 convention next month, the party announced...

If your child gets free lunch at school you may received $285 in food...

By Stacy Fernández, Texas Tribune Starting Monday, low-income Texas families can apply for $285 in federal aid per child to make up for the free...

Pence names Texas as a possible alternative GOP convention site

By Texas Tribune Pence says Texas could land GOP convention if North Carolina isn't open Texas is being considered to host the Republican National Convention, Vice...

Nancy Pelosi to speak at Texas Democrats’ virtual convention

AUSTIN (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will be a headliner of Texas Democrats' virtual convention, which was moved online over fears of the...

Unemployed by pandemic now they’re slipping through Texas’ health care safety net

By Shannon Najmabadi and Edgar Walters, Texas Tribune Laci Crosson’s son doesn’t have pills to manage his attention deficit disorder. Betty Canales is worried about how...

Texas nursing homes receive nearly $400 million to battle COVID-19

The Texas Tribune The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has begun distributing nearly $400 million to Texas nursing facilities impacted most by the...

Texas admits 6% of its reported tests were for antibodies, not active infections

By Patrick Svitek, Carla Astudillo and Edgar Walters, Texas Tribune Texas health officials made a key change Thursday to how they report data about the...

Texas unemployment rate hits worst on record at 12.8%

By Mitchell Ferman, Texas Tribune The state’s April jobless rate was 12.8% — Texas’ worst monthly tally on record. That number, included in the Labor Department’s...

FBI says Texas naval base shooting is ‘terrorism-related’

By LOLITA C. BALDOR and MICHAEL BALSAMO Associated Press A shooting at a Texas naval air station that wounded a sailor and left the gunman...