LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas has reported 787 new confirmed cases of the coronavirus, and six more people in the state have died from the illness caused by the virus. The Health Department said Wednesday that at least 40,968 people in the state have tested positive for the virus since the pandemic began in early March. The department said 6,596 of those cases are active, meaning they don’t include people who have died or recovered. The number of deaths from COVID-19 climbed to 434 and the number of people hospitalized rose by seven to 508.
By NOMAAN MERCHANT and PAUL J. WEBER HOUSTON (AP) — Houston officials on Wednesday canceled the Texas Republican Party’s in-person convention, saying the spread of the coronavirus made it impossible to hold the event as […]
By PAUL J. WEBER AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A judge appears ready to let Texas go forward with allowing voting by mail during the coronavirus outbreak. State District Judge Tim Sulak said Wednesday he was […]
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas on Friday reported 990 new cases of the coronavirus and eight additional deaths. Gov. Asa Hutchinson says Arkansans need to keep taking precautions as they enter the weekend. The […]