AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The number of confirmed coronavirus cases rose by more than 1,200 in Texas to surpass 61,000 with 25 additional deaths due to COVID-19, the disease caused by the deaths. The Texas health department reported Saturday at least 61,006 cases and 1,626 deaths. The true numbers are likely higher, however, because many people have not been tested and studies suggest people can be infected and not feel sick.
By ALAN FRAM and MARY CLARE JALONICK WASHINGTON (AP) — A House Republican aide says Rep. Louie Gohmert has tested positive for the coronavirus. The 66-year-old Texas Republican is one of the House’s most conservative […]
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas has hit another one-day record for new coronavirus cases, and the governor says plans to further loosen restrictions on businesses remains on hold because of the spike. The Health […]
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas health officials report at least 4,116 new confirmed coronavirus cases, an increase of 1,742 from Monday’s report. The state reported 59 fewer COVID-19 hospitalizations, however, with 4,144 reported for Tuesday. […]