Abbott Denies Virus Censorship
as ICU's Run Out of Texas Beds
State eludes 17th record in a row in hospital cases but ICUs still packed amid soaring positivity.
Governor Muddles Megadonor
State and County OT Visions
Abbott backs establishment choice in runoff after catching hard right grief with virus management.
Beaches Could Be Next to Go
as New Wave Cooks the Coast
State social distancing slacker fight could put summer fun at risk as Abbott gets redemption shot.
Patrick Says Hospitals Exaggerate
and Blames Tests and the Young
State Senate boss appears out of loop on reopening in reverse after ignoring Abbott safety warnings.
Coronavirus Burns Out of Control
with Texas Records Falling Fast
New wave hits highs in DFW suburbs, Valley, Corpus, Waco, Montgomery, Galveston and more.
Top Texas Leaders Break Ranks
with Trump on Reopen and Tests
Abbott freezes process that president hailed as model as Cruz and Cornyn defy Trump with tests plea.
GOP Governor Could Pull Plug
on Convention in Heart of Surge
Abbott belated admission on second surge severity could be sign that event in new wave heart is doomed.
Texas Health Care System Shifts
to Crisis Gear Amid New Surge
Hospitals and doctors face novel juggling act with overflow in making as state sizzles with virus.
Abbott Could Pitch Virus Masks
as Patriotic Duty for Resurgence
Trump cutting testing that governor escalates as team effort snub on right helps fuel new Texas wave.
State GOP Convention on Track
in New Coronavirus Epicenter
Jackson Touts Official Defense
of Trump's Health and Sanity
Abbott Holds of New Restrictions
and Vows Testing Trump Opposes
Virus Raging on Texas Border
with Terrible Record on Testing
Abbott Pressure Boils in Wake
of Trump Tulsa Rally Calamity
Trump Touts Phenomenal Job
as Texas Scorching Intensifies