Unemployment

Thousands More Texans Losing Their Jobs Today as Airlines Cut Staff

Fort Worth-based American Airlines sent furlough notices to 19,000 employees Thursday. United Airlines did the same for 13,000 of its workers. Delta...
Follow up on historic cemetery

What Locals Think of Battle Between Historic Cemeteries, Trump’s Border Wall

Editor’s note: This is the second part of a two-part series on the impact of Trump’s border wall on a small south...
Tiktok in Texas

TikTok Headquarters, 25,000 Jobs May be Headed to Texas

President Donald Trump says TikTok’s new headquarters are likely to be based in Texas. The president has approved the “concept” of a...
Train Railway

Texas High-Speed Rail Project Gets Approval to Leave the Station

The Texas Central Railroad has received federal approval to move forward with its Houston-to-Dallas high-speed rail line.  The U.S....
Border wall threatening historic cemeteries

Historic Cemeteries and Trump’s Border Wall Collide in South Texas

Cemeteries and the wall along the United States-Mexico border don’t seem to have much in common unless the barrier that divides the...
Housing Prices Rising

Home Prices on the Rise in Texas

Looking to buy a new home? Mortgage interest rates have hit all-time lows during the pandemic’s economic downturn. The same cannot be...

Dallas Mayor Calls City Salaries Bloated, Proposes Cuts

While other cities look toward defunding their police departments, Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson is taking a close look at what Dallas’ bureaucrats...

Despite Earlier Predictions, Gasoline Prices Unscathed by Laura

Gasoline prices may not be affected by Hurricane Laura. Before Hurricane Laura hit the Gulf Coast, oil rigs and platforms shut down...

Texas is One of Only 3 States to Begin Paying Extra Unemployment Benefits

Unemployed Texans have begun receiving the extra $300 a week President Donald Trump approved earlier this month. Cisco Gamez with the Texas...

As Eviction Cases Resume in Parts of Houston, Low-Income Texans Fear Losing a Place...

Hilda Ramírez says she’s never missed paying rent. Even when the pandemic started and she couldn’t work for two months in the...

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