Army secretary: Fort Hood has high rates of murder, assault

By ACACIA CORONADO Associated Press/Report for America AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Fort Hood has one of the highest rates of murder, sexual assault and harassment...

NOAA: 2020 Atlantic hurricane season will be ‘extremely active’

BY SETH BORENSTEIN AP Science Writer Already smashing records, this year’s hyperactive Atlantic hurricane season is about to get even nastier, forecasters predict. In the...

Official: 19 dead due to virus at Texas nursing home

MISSOURI CITY, Texas (AP) — Nineteen people at a Texas nursing home have died due to the coronavirus and 24 employees have been infected,...

Texas GOP lawmakers sue governor over virus tracing contract

By PAUL J. WEBER Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Five Texas GOP lawmakers sued Republican Gov. Greg Abbott on Wednesday over a $295 million...

Prosecutors: Texas man stole $1.6M in COVID-19 relief money

HOUSTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a Houston man bilked the government out of $1.6 million in COVID-19 business relief funding and spent some...

State reports almost 9,200 new coronavirus cases, 245 deaths

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas health officials reported almost 9,200 confirmed new coronavius cases Tuesday as a convention center in the hard-hit Rio Grande...

Fort Hood soldier drowns; 4th from base dead in months

By ACACIA CORONADO Report for America/ Associated Press BELTON, Texas (AP) — U.S. Army officials said Tuesday that a Fort Hood soldier drowned at the...

40 people arrested in Austin during weekend protests

By ACACIA CORONADO Report for America/ Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Forty people were arrested over two nights of weekend protests in Austin, police...

Texas man accused of threatening Fort Hood mass shooting

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A Texas man accused of threatening a mass shooting at Fort Hood in retaliation for the slaying of a Fort...

Men’s Wearhouse, Jos. A. Bank, K&G and Lord & Taylor file for bankruptcy

By Maria Halkias The Dallas Morning News The owner of Men's Wearhouse and Jos. A. Bank filed for bankruptcy on Sunday and so did Lord...