The intravenous version of remdesivir recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration is given to hospitalized patients. Baylor Scott and White are conducting clinical trials on an inhaled version that might avoid a hospital stay altogether.
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Distributions by the Houston Food Bank now average about 800,000 pounds daily after reaching the unprecedented 1 million pound mark for the first time in the spring, a level that the organization still delivers periodically.
In what most people would consider a lucrative mistake, a Detroit-area man who accidentally bought an extra lottery ticket has won two $1 million jackpots.
International Stuttering Awareness Day was Oct. 22, which happened to be the same day that Biden and Trump met for their second and last debate before the Nov. 3 election, and experts planned to closely watch that performance.
Thousands of asylum seekers are living in Mexican border cities as their cases play out in U.S. immigration court, because of the Trump administration’s “Remain in Mexico” policy. This series profiles asylum-seeking families in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, stuck in legal limbo during a global pandemic.
PBS & Houston Public Media invited major party candidates in races around Texas to film a video for this series. Watch those candidates who participated give you their pitch.
Elections can be complicated, and the pandemic has only heightened the situation. Follow the latest news about all the Election 2020 races in North Texas and around the state.
The public radio stations that make up The Texas Newsroom are tracking cases and deaths based on counts from the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.
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