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Texas Officials Allocate COVID-19 Vaccines For The Week of January 25th

Texas Officials Allocate COVID-19 Vaccines For The Week of January 25th

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF News) – The state of Texas is scheduled to receive 332,750 doses of COVID-19 vaccine from the federal government next week.  The Texas Department of State Health Services has instructed the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to ship those doses to 212 providers across Texas. The state will continue to vaccinate health care…MORE

Television & Radio Icon Larry King Dead at Age 87

Television & Radio Icon Larry King Dead at Age 87

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Larry King has died at age 87 after a half-century in broadcasting that included interviews with presidents, movie stars and ordinary Joes. His production company tweeted that he died Saturday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. No cause of death was given, but a spokesperson said this month he had…MORE

City of Dallas to Receive Thousands of COVID-19 Vaccine Doses, Open Drive-Thru Site

City of Dallas to Receive Thousands of COVID-19 Vaccine Doses, Open Drive-Thru Site

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF) – The City of Dallas plans to open a COVID-19 vaccination site next week. Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson on Friday announced that the State of Texas will directly provide the City of Dallas with 5,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine next week for public distribution. The City has previously only received doses to…MORE

Federal Judge Blocks Parler’s Effort to Get Back on Amazon Web Services

Federal Judge Blocks Parler’s Effort to Get Back on Amazon Web Services

Seattle (WBAP/KLIF) – A federal judge on Thursday denied Parler’s request for a court order blocking Amazon from nixing it from its platform. It was another setback for the social media app’s attempt to get back online. Judge Barbara Rothstein issued a ruling on Thursday saying that Parler had not met the legal requirements for…MORE

Governor Abbott Lays Out Legislative Priorities Aimed at Reducing Crime, Protecting Police

Governor Abbott Lays Out Legislative Priorities Aimed at Reducing Crime, Protecting Police

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott held a roundtable discussion in Austin on Thursday with law enforcement and public safety advocates to discuss his legislative priorities to ensure a what he called “a safer future for the Lone Star State.” The Governor and participants from across the state, including Fort Worth Police Association President Manny Ramirez,…MORE

President Biden Unveils Covid 19 Plan

President Biden Unveils Covid 19 Plan

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Joe Biden is putting into play his national COVID-19 strategy to ramp up vaccinations and testing, reopen schools and businesses and increase the use of masks. It also includes a requirement that Americans mask up for travel. He signed 10 virus-related executive orders on Thursday with the nation deep in the…MORE

NRA Fights for its Texas Future in New York Courts

NRA Fights for its Texas Future in New York Courts

Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) – The National Rifle Association is in a double-barreled legal battle for its future, moving forward with its bankruptcy case while fighting accusations it only sought Chapter 11 protection to avoid a potentially crippling lawsuit. Lawyers for the influential advocacy group told a federal judge Wednesday that the organization’s decision…MORE

Biden Takes the Helm as President: ‘Democracy has Prevailed’

Biden Takes the Helm as President: ‘Democracy has Prevailed’

WASHINGTON (AP) – Joe Biden has sworn the oath of office to become the 46th president of the United States, declaring that “democracy has prevailed.” He takes the helm of a deeply divided nation and inherit a confluence of crises arguably greater than any faced by his predecessors. But there were comforting signs of tradition…MORE