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What will happen with the districts’ senior graduations, advances to the next grade level, and how has the transition been from in-person to online distance learning? @KviiMaria  has the story.

With a small crew, employees at Eugene Toy & Hobby are keeping the 86-year-old store in business during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Governor Greg Abbott said as of Friday afternoon, 91 people have died statewide from COVID-19.

RIGHT NOW: A team of police is in the process of "forcibly' closing Howell Sand and Gravel in north Amarillo.

Gov. Abbott hoped to reassure Texans' concerns on the state's hospitals ability to house patients as the COVID-19 pandemic continues.

Bill Withers, who wrote and sang a string of soulful songs in the 1970s that have stood the test of time, including " Lean on Me, " "Lovely Day" and "Ain't No Sunshine," has died from heart complications.

The Coronavirus pandemic is leading to liquor stores experiencing a spike in business. @KVIIDrew  has more.

Lowe's employees are getting a pay raise for working during the coronavirus pandemic.


An updated federal indictment against R. Kelly filed Friday in Chicago includes sex abuse allegations involving a new accuser, adding to the jailed singer's mounting legal challenges across three states.

CRAZY VIDEO: The roof of Amarillo Discount at Hastings and River Road was blown off! (Courtesy: @bgassett87 )

Missouri Gov. Mike Parson signed a bill that bans abortions on or beyond the eighth weeks of pregnancy without exceptions for cases of rape or incest, making it among the most restrictive abortion policies in the nation.

A newly released report has found a September plane crash in West Texas occurred when the pilot’s crop-duster stalled out after dumping hundreds of gallons of pink water during a couple’s gender reveal celebration.

Complaints of long lines and limited voting machines at Texas State University in San Marcos have led to two Democratic candidates accusing a Hays County Republican Party official of trying to suppress student votes.

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Mayor Steve Fulop said surveillance video of the attackers made it clear they targeted the kosher market, and he pronounced the bloodshed a hate crime against Jews, as did New York's mayor and governor.

#BreakingNews: Active shooter at Walmart on I-27 and Georgia. Full details here:

Texas senators John Cornyn and Ted Cruz are urging two federal agencies to work closely with state leaders as Texans continue to cope with the coronavirus pandemic.