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"If we're not able to address the short-term cash needs of rural hospitals, we're going to see hundreds of rural hospitals close before this crisis ends," said the head of the National Rural Health Association. "This is not hyperbole."
First, oil prices plummeted. And then the new coronavirus began spreading. Midland may be the most vulnerable city in the country to a coronavirus recession, with 43 percent of its jobs identified as being part of “high risk” sectors.
Until Wednesday night, parents were required to bring their children with them to prove they qualified for free school meals — which educators and lawmakers argue contradicts public health recommendations during the #COVID19 pandemic.
1/ People are buying diapers, wipes, soaps and toys to donate to children in overcrowded migrant detention centers. But they're being turned away.
1/ He has a birth certificate and a Social Security number. But ICE has detained this U.S. citizen for three weeks.
BREAKING: The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has stayed Rodney Reed's execution, outweighing the parole board's recommendation.