Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) on Thursday, April 9 reported that a resident of Fort Worth has died as the result of the COVID-19 virus. The woman in her 60s had underlying health conditions.
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's condition has improved and he has been moved out of intensive care where he was treated for three days with COVID-19, his office said Thursday.
STEPHENVILLE – Tarleton State University has donated 110 COVID-19 testing kits to the Stephenville Medical and Surgical Clinic, the only Erath County facility conducting drive-through, appointment-only testing for individuals with coronavirus symptoms.
Essential service workers may apply online for financial assistance following the Texas Workforce Commission’s (TWC) March 24h authorization of $2.5 million for Tarrant County in emergency funds that Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County will administer to implement emergency childcare supp…
A North Richland Hills company that produces personal protective equipment will be staffed in party by members of the Texas National Guard in order to increase mask production.
The office of U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, has announced that health centers in Fort Worth and Denton have received federal grants to help fight the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Camp Fire First Texas will host a virtual fundraising event on April 21 at 7 p.m. in lieu of the annual Camp El Tesoro de la Vida Benefit dinner. The event will be broadcast using Facebook Live and feature an online auction.
Exxon Mobil is slashing its capital spending budget for 2020 by 30% due to weak demand caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and a market flooded with an oversupply of oil. The company said Tuesday its capital investments for this year are expected to be $23 billion, down from the previously annou…
Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) on Wednesday, April 8 reported that a resident of Euless has died as the result of the COVID-19 virus. The man in his 30s had underlying health conditions.
Catholic Charities Fort Worth is soliciting help including financial support in spreading the word about how people can help as the organization continues to serve the local community working through the COVID-19 crisis, the organization said in a news release.
Since our inception, one of Tarrant County College’s hallmarks has been our unwavering commitment to serving our community. As we all work to navigate an extraordinary health and economic crisis unimaginable just a few months ago, this commitment has never been more central to our mission or…
The inevitable and unavoidable result of the extraordinary measures taken to curb the tragic health effects of the coronavirus has been a strong shock to the economy. Protecting human health and wellbeing must be paramount at the moment.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Con artists are finding lots of marks amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Watchdog groups and authorities report a surge of complaints about scams targeting people who fear catching the virus or need money due to lost income.
The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments Wednesday related to the global economy, the work place and the spread of the virus.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly resigned Tuesday, bringing to a climax an extraordinary drama that he advanced by delivering a profanity-laced upbraiding of the officer he fired as captain of the coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is moving aggressively to challenge the authority and independence of agency watchdogs overseeing his administration, including removing the inspector general tasked with overseeing the $2.2 trillion coronavirus rescue package that passed Congress wit…
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — When a coronavirus outbreak hit a Texas nursing home, Dr. Robin Armstrong reached for an unproven treatment: the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine.
John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwriter who explored the heartbreaks, indignities and absurdities of everyday life in "Angel from Montgomery," "Sam Stone," "Hello in There" and scores of other indelible tunes, died Tuesday at the age of 73.
North Texas doctors, nurses and other healthcare workers are working long hours and putting themselves at risk to help others during the COVID-19 virus pandemic.
These are difficult days. We’re frightened by the havoc COVID-19 may wreak on our families, friends, local businesses and the simple pleasures of life in North Texas. And for good reason.
NEW YORK (AP) — Small business owners hoping for quick help from the government's emergency $349 billion lending program were still waiting Tuesday amid reports of computer problems at the Small Business Administration.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Rand Paul said Tuesday that he has recovered from the coronavirus and has started volunteering at a hospital in his Kentucky hometown.
The COVID-19 outbreak has forced many correctional agencies across the country to make the difficult but medically necessary decision to limit individuals entering facilities, including temporarily suspending in-person visitation.
Tarrant County on Tuesday, April 7 reported that five more residents of the county have died due to the COVID-19 virus on a day that saw a record number of cases reported in the county.
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's death toll from the coronavirus rose past 4,000 on Tuesday, eclipsing the number killed at the World Trade Center on 9/11. In Britain, Prime Minister Boris Johnson lay in intensive care, believed to be the first major world leader hospitalized with the virus.
Investors unnerved by stock market gyrations and the COVID-19 pandemic have a possible safe haven: the industry developing treatments and vaccines against the virus. Major drugmakers’ sales of lucrative medicines for cancer, diabetes and other serious diseases should remain strong, says Jeff…
The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments Tuesday related to the global economy, the work place and the spread of the virus.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional leaders are jolting ahead with another coronavirus rescue package as President Donald Trump indicated Monday that Americans will need more aid during the stark pandemic and economic shutdown.
SEATTLE (AP) — A statistical model cited by the White House generated a slightly less grim figure Monday for a first wave of deaths from the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S. — a projection designed to help officials plan for the worst, including having enough hospital staff, beds and ventilators.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve said Monday it will support the government's $349 billion small business lending program, which had a rocky start Friday.
NEW YORK (AP) — A tiger at the Bronx Zoo has tested positive for the new coronavirus, in what is believed to be the first known infection in an animal in the U.S. or a tiger anywhere, federal officials and the zoo said Sunday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Investors grabbed hold of a few glimmers of hope Monday that the coronavirus pandemic could be slowing and sent stocks surging in a worldwide rally, capped by a 7% leap for the U.S. market.
Real estate professionals, like Heather Teems, a realtor with 10 years of experience, are finding themselves doubling as a counselor for clients as the COVID-19 virus changes the business world.
Several weeks ago, Preston and Taylor Bartley were excited and filled with anticipation when they began the search to buy their first home.
Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) today reported two more people who have died due to the COVID-19 virus. One was a resident of Fort Worth in his 60’s and the other was from Arlington and in his 40s.
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was moved to the intensive care unit of a London hospital after his coronavirus symptoms dramatically worsened Monday, just a day after he was admitted for what were said to be routine tests.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Days before the state recorded its first death linked to the coronavirus pandemic, Marshall Baca Jr., Artesia General Hospital's emergency department director, issued a warning to residents of the small town in southeast New Mexico.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks around the world jumped on Monday after some of the hardest-hit areas offered sparks of hope that the worst of the coronavirus outbreak may be on the horizon.
The new coronavirus made Dr. Jag Singh a patient at his own hospital. His alarm grew as he saw an X-ray of his pneumonia-choked lungs and colleagues asked his wishes about life support while wheeling him into Massachusetts General's intensive care unit.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Three out of four U.S. hospitals surveyed are already treating patients with confirmed or suspected COVID-19, according to a federal report that finds hospitals expect to be overwhelmed as cases rocket toward their projected peak.