Hidalgo is now working with the county attorney’s office, the sheriff, district court judges and the district attorney to depopulate the jail of more than 8,000 inmates.
A new testing site in Sugar Land is set to open Mar. 31
The patients have been linked to a mix of both international travel and community spread.
A shelter-in-place order has been issued for the Conservatory at Alden Bridge, an apartment complex for 55+ community in The Woodlands.
The federal lawsuit filed in Austin, Texas, is among the most high-profile challenges to a government response to the coronavirus pandemic.
There is no cost to those who need testing, but to be tested you must first complete an online screening and a medical screening.
Brazoria County says a woman between the ages of 75 and 85 years old is the county's first COVID-19 related death.
Abbott has now changed the mandatory self-quarantine to include travelers coming from Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit, Miami and the states of California, Louisiana and Washington.
At least 30 Harris County Jail inmates are showing symptoms and another 500 were potentially exposed to the virus. All inmates are currently in quarantine and being monitored.
A father in New York reportedly banned his son from the family home after the college student went on a spring break trip amidst the coronavirus pandemic.
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The sheriff of Hillsborough County is taking advantage of the popularity around Netflix's new documentary, "Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness," and asking for any tips that can lead to information on what happened to the husband of Big Cat Rescue's CEO.
College students and their parents are frustrated they still have to pay rent for apartments now that schools have canceled classes and gone online during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Houston police say a male driver was ejected during the crash and a woman was pinned inside the vehicle.
A METRO bus operator and a METROLift dispatcher have tested positive for coronavirus.
Pastor Hofmann is hoping to keep the church's spirit alive. He says after consulting with a fellow pastor, he researched FCC laws and found an FM transmitter online so that people could pull up and park and stay in their cars while tuning in to the pulpit.
Bracing the nation for a death toll that could exceed 100,000 people, President Donald Trump on Sunday extended restrictive social distancing guidelines through April, bowing to public-health experts who presented him with even more dire projections for the expanding coronavirus pandemic.
On Tuesday, March 31 Taco Bell will be giving a free 'Doritos Locos Taco" to everyone in America.
Anyone found on the beaches in violations of the order faces a Class C misdemeanor citation.
Legendary musician John Prine is hospitalized in critical condition with coronavirus, his family said Sunday.