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Nearly 15,000 Texans Have Died Due to COVID-19

Nearly 15,000 Texans Have Died Due to COVID-19

(WBAP/KLIF) — Almost 15,000 Texans have died due to COVID-19 after another 77 fatalities occurred Tuesday.  Two of those deaths were in Denton county, bringing the Denton death toll to 109. Dallas county has 1,000 Coronavirus deaths, Tarrant county 636, and Collin county 138. Texas has a total of over 716,000 positive results out of nearly…MORE

Fort Worth Police Make Arrest on a 1974 Cold Case Murder of Carla Walker

Fort Worth Police Make Arrest on a 1974 Cold Case Murder of Carla Walker

FORT WORTH (WBAP/KLIF)- Fort Worth Police have made an arrest in the 46-year old cold case murder of a 17-year old Western Hills student who was brutally attacked and killed in 1974. 77-year old Glen McCurley is charged with capital murder in the death of Carla Walker. Police say McCurley was responsible for the attack…MORE

President Trump Addresses UN General Assembly [WATCH]

President Trump Addresses UN General Assembly [WATCH]

  UNITED NATIONS (AP) – First-ever remote U.N. General Assembly leaders meeting begins under cloud of pandemic, divisiveness. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is warning the U.N.’s first-ever virtual meeting of global leaders that the world is facing an “epochal” health crisis, the biggest economic calamity and job losses since the Great Depression, dangerous threats to human…MORE

KLIF Morning News: SCOTUS Impact on Campaigns with Cal Jillson

KLIF Morning News: SCOTUS Impact on Campaigns with Cal Jillson

SMU Political Scientist Cal Jillson joined Amy & Scott to talk about how the SCOTUS vacancy is going to impact both presidential campaigns, and whether or not it’s a good idea for the candidates to be releasing “short lists” on who they’d appoint.MORE

Texas Baptist Men Set Up to Help Those Affected by Tropical Storm Beta

Texas Baptist Men Set Up to Help Those Affected by Tropical Storm Beta

(WBAP/KLIF NEWS)- The gulf coast is bracing for impact from Tropical Storm Beta, which is set to bring heavy rains and flooding Monday night. Rand Jenkins with the Texas Baptist men says they have already set up feeding, flooded home clean out and assessor teams on alert to serve. This all while still helping those…MORE

Ginsburg’s Body will Lie in Repose at Supreme Court

Ginsburg’s Body will Lie in Repose at Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court says the body of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will lie in repose at the Supreme Court this week, with arrangements to allow for public viewing despite the coronavirus pandemic. Ginsburg’s casket will be on public view Wednesday and Thursday under the portico at the top of the court’s iconic…MORE

Texas GOP Chair Allen West Slams Gov. Abbott’s COVID Response: ‘We’re not a monarchy’

Texas GOP Chair Allen West Slams Gov. Abbott’s COVID Response: ‘We’re not a monarchy’

Dallas (WBAP/KLIF) – There is criticism of Governor Abbott’s handling of the Covid-19 pandemic coming from the new chairman of the Texas GOP. Allen West told WFAA’s ‘Y’all-itics’ that Abbott “completely mishandled” the state’s response, and “failed to follow the state constitution.‘ “We’re not a constitutional monarchy. We are not to be ruled. We’re supposed…MORE

Wanted: Bilingual Poll Workers Who Reflect U.S. Diversity

Wanted: Bilingual Poll Workers Who Reflect U.S. Diversity

PHOENIX (AP) – Nonprofits, advocacy groups and some businesses are recruiting younger people to serve as poll workers for the general election amid fears that the coronavirus will keep many traditional older poll workers away. They have an added emphasis on recruiting people who are bilingual and ensuring that the poll worker pool reflects the…MORE

Coronavirus Pandemic Continues to Slow in DFW

Coronavirus Pandemic Continues to Slow in DFW

(WBAP/KLIF) — The Coronavirus pandemic has significantly slowed in Texas, with just over 3,400 additional positive tests on Saturday.  That brings the overall total to more than 686,000 positive tests without removing duplicate tests for the same patient. Dallas county reported 156 positive COVID-19 tests, Saturday, for a total of more than 77,000 cases. Tarrant…MORE

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies of Pancreatic Cancer

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies of Pancreatic Cancer

WASHINGTON (AP)-Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a diminutive yet towering women’s rights champion who became the court’s second female justice, has died at her home in Washington. She was 87. Ginsburg died of complications from metastatic pancreatic cancer, the court said. Ginsburg announced in July that she was undergoing chemotherapy treatment for lesions on…MORE