Employers posted solid job openings before virus shutdowns

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers posted a healthy number of job openings in February, evidence that…

US judge won’t block gun store closures in Los Angeles

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A federal judge on Monday refused to block Los Angeles officials from…

US weighs ‘war bonds’; Facebook launches virus survey

The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed.…

Why wear face masks in public? Here’s what the research shows

With the coronavirus pandemic quickly spreading, U.S. health officials have changed their advice on face masks…

Stocks rise sharply on signs of progress in battling virus

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks jumped in markets around the world Monday after some of the…

How Texas universities stack up for entrepreneurs

Texas universities had a strong showing on a new list from The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur…

Austin drug developer gets $1.7M NIH grant

Lung Therapeutics Inc., an Austin-based pharmaceutical startup, has $1.69 million more to pump into the development…

Local students working with businesses to offer support

A group of Texas A&M Mays Business School students and area business leaders are working together…

This ‘11th plague’ will pass; what will we have learned?

The coming week is a special week. For Christians around the world, this coming week marks…

The pronouns that make Psalm 23 so powerful

“The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.”

TEXAS GARDENING: Azoxystrobin helps rid your lawn of fungal rot

Dear Neil: My St. Augustine lawn is yellowing. Part of it along my drive has even…

Boeing to continue production shutdown due to coronavirus

SEATTLE (AP) — Boeing said Sunday it will continue its shutdown of production indefinitely at its…

Chaos and scrambling in the US oil patch as prices plummet

NEW YORK (AP) — In Montana, a father and son running a small oil business are…

Europe sees more signs of hope as Italy’s virus curve falls

ROME (AP) — Europe saw further signs of hope in the coronavirus outbreak Sunday as Italy’s…

Texas sues company whose Port Neches chemical plant exploded

Towers and tanks were damaged in an explosion at TPC Group’s Port Neches plant in late…

Dating During Coronavirus Turned Upside Since Everything Is a Long-Distance Relationship

When Sara K. Runnels used to get a match on one of her dating apps, she…

At funerals in virus outbreak, mourning is from a distance

LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) — No one stands in line to embrace the widow and share memories…