NLC rejects 6% Tenancy, Lease stamp duty agreement, Global coronavirus cases reach 15.7 million
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Coronavirus latest: US officials warn of 'disturbing surge' in cases
US immunologist Dr. Anthony Fauci acknowledged that the country is struggling to contain a recent spike in cases in Florida, Arizona, and Texas. Follow DW for the latest.
Silence for 8 minutes, 46 seconds: a George Floyd vigil in Houston
People stand in the rain on Sunday as they mourn the death of George Floyd during a candlelight vigil at the Resurrection Metropolitan Community Church in Houston, Texas. Churchgoers decided to maintain silence for eight minutes and forty-six seconds - the time for which a Minneapolis police officer held his knee on Floyd's neck.
In Texas, Democrats do battle for Latino vote
In Texas, candidates and youth-led organizations are focusing on engaging young Latino voters ahead of the Democratic primary. The Hispanic community makes up a third of the state's electorate, but voter turnout in the community is also notoriously low: since 1996, Pew data shows that most eligible Latinos have not cast ballots in US presidential elections. It's key for Democratic candidates to woo Latino voters on "Super Tuesday" on March 3, when some 15 states, including Texas, will go to the polls to decide who will face off against Donald Trump in the November presidential election.
Khalid to host El Paso benefit concert following mass shooting
In the wake of the recent shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, the R&B singer took to Twitter to reveal how he has been affected...However, El Paso holds a special place in Khalid's heart because he lived there during his senior year of high school.I didn't feel like I had a home until I moved to El Paso.
Gun control back in focus after mass shootings
The two mass shootings within 24 hours in the U.S. put the focus back on gun control. Saturday’s shooting in El Paso, Texas, killed at least 20 people. A separate incident early Sunday in Dayton, Ohio, left the suspected shooter and at least nine others.
BNEF Brief: Oil companies bury emissions of 20 Million cars in Texas
In February 2018, Texas producers injected 250,000 tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) per day for enhanced oil recovery, helping reduce their environmental footprint and offsetting emissions from 20 million passenger vehicles.
U.S. man claims to have carried out 90 murders
A suspected serial killer who claims to have committed some 90 murders made a court appearance on Monday in the 1994 killing of a Texas woman.
Rep. Castro on Russian meddling, sanctions, Manafort trial
Representative Joaquin Castro, a member of the House Intelligence Committee and a Democrat from Texas, discusses the lack of action to prevent Russian meddling in U.S. elections, the status of Russian sanctions, and the political importance of the Paul Manafort trial.
Gunman, 4 dead in TX nursing home shooting
Five people were shot dead, including the suspected gunman, in a Friday night attack at a Texas nursing home and the home of one of the people slain, city officials said.