HOUSTON (AP) — A Houston bar owner who believed he could no longer provide a safe environment for his staff, customers and himself felt he had no choice but to shut down his business. The decision by the co-owner of The Cottonmouth Club came a week before Gov. Greg Abbott announced on Friday that bars would again be shuttered as confirmed coronavirus cases swelled across Texas. Many other bars and restaurants across the country are struggling with tough decisions on whether to remain open or shut down as confirmed cases surge in their areas.
By LAURAN NEERGAARD and MARSHALL RITZEL NEW YORK (AP) — Tiffany Pinckney remembers the fear when COVID-19 stole her breath. So when she recovered, the New York City mother became one of the country’s first […]
TEXARKANA — The cities of Texarkana, Arkansas, and Texarkana, Texas, have issued a mandatory curfew from 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. The only exceptions will be medical emergencies, including doctors appointments and pharmacy visits, and […]