Update: Texas Sees First Laura-Related Deaths; Galveston Evacuees Set To Return From Austin

Posted on · Thousands of residents along the Gulf Coast evacuated inland, and Houston-area leaders urged the region to prepare for severe winds, as Hurricane Laura approached landfall near the Texas-Louisiana border.


Dallas Mother At Parkland Hospital Transmits COVID-19 To Unborn Child In Utero

Posted on · A baby girl born prematurely at Parkland Hospital in May is believed to be the first in Texas — and one of the first in the U.S. — to become infected with COVID-19 while in the womb. Wendy Figueroa was COVID-19 positive when she arrived at Parkland, but there was little reason to anticipate what […]