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Rep. Celia Israel talks Abbott pandemic response, blue Texas, and the 2021 Texas Legislature

The Signal recently spoke to state Rep. Celia Israel, head of the Texas House Democratic Campaign Committee and founder of the Texas House LGBTQ Caucus, about the upcoming November elections and...

With COVID-19 cases skyrocketing, testing remains elusive for many Texans

When he was in Dallas on Sunday, Vice President Mike Pence echoed the optimistic tone of the White House and President Trump when it comes to COVID-19, even though cases and hospitalizations hav...

Trump touts border wall ‘progress’ as countries ban American travelers

President Trump was hoping to focus his reelection campaign on a strong economy, but since his failure to contain the coronavirus obliterated that strategy he’s back to where he started — demoni...

Texas followed White House guidelines for reopening. It saw a spike in cases anyway.

In an interview with Fox News on Tuesday, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick attacked Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease specialist who under a vacuum of leadership from President Trump, h...

Al Gore visits Texas to register new voters and rally them against climate change

Former vice president Al Gore visited Houston on Wednesday to kick-off a tour in battleground states where he plans to boost voter turnout and rally people against the ongoing climate crisis....
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J&K: At least one civilian killed as Pak violates ceasefire in Poonch

At least one civilian killed, and another injured as Pakistan violated ceasefire in Balakote & Mendhar sectors of Poonch district at about 2:00 AM on Wednesday.  Pakistan initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing with Small Arms &amp...
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Victoria coronavirus cases surge as lockdown looms: Live updates

Hello and welcome to Al Jazeera's continuing coverage of the coronavirus pandemic. I'm Kate Mayberry in Kuala Lumpur.The Australian state of Victoria has confirmed 134 new cases of coronavirus in the past 24 hours, as its borders were closed and it ...

US to restrict visas for some China officials over Tibet

The administration of United States President Donald Trump fired a new shot in its diplomatic war with China on Tuesday by imposing travel bans on Chinese officials it says are restricting foreigners' access to Tibet.While waging concurrent battles ove...

FBI chief slams Chinese cyberattacks on U.S., calls it ‘one of the largest transfers of wealth in human history’

FBI Director Christopher Wray arrives for the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing titled Threats to the Homeland, in Hart Building on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.Tom Williams | CQ-Roll Call, Inc. | Getty ImagesWASHINGTON —...

US announces visa restrictions for Chinese govt officials over access to Tibet

United States Secretary of State  Mike Pompeo on Tuesday announced visa restrictions on People's Republic of China (PRC) and  Chinese Communist Party officials under he Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act, 2018. Today I am announcing visa restric...