AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas is joining other states in imposing quarantines on travelers form the New York area, which is the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak in the U.S. Gov. Greg Abbott said Thursday that people arriving by plane from New Orleans also must self-isolate for two weeks. New Orleans is becoming a major center of COVID-19 worries as the number of cases surpassed 2,300 and deaths climbed to 86. Governors in Florida and Maryland announced similar restrictions this week pertaining to New York. Texas surpassed 1,400 cases of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, and 18 related deaths.
TEXARKANA — The Bowie County emergency operations center reports the county has crossed the 1,000 case mark for COVID-19. Since the pandemic began, there have been 1,000 positive cases with 491 recoveries and 71 deaths. […]
By JAMIE STENGLE DALLAS (AP) — A suburban Dallas mayor is fighting the coronavirus on two fronts: at home and in the city. Just days after McKinney Mayor George Fuller imposed a stay-at-home order on […]
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The number of reported coronavirus cases has increased by 803 in Arkansas and there are eight more deaths due to COVID-19, the illness caused by the disease. The Arkansas Department […]