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Lubbock continues to report triple-digit COVID cases, Abbott calls for another special session, Dallas officer’s conviction stands
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Published: Aug. 6, 2021 at 5:50 AM CDT
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Lubbock County reported 161 new cases of COVID-19.

  • There are now 1,804 active cases.
  • The hospitalization rate rose to 10.32%.

Gov. Abbott called another special session.

A Texas appeals court upheld the murder conviction of former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger.

The period for debate will end soon on the Senate’s trillion-dollar infrastructure bill.

The Food and Drug Administration is considering a strategy for COVID-19 vaccine booster shot in early September.

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