• Houston Announces New COVID-19 Fund As McConnell Delays Relief Nationally

    1 month ago - By Essence

    By Anoa Changa · December 2, 2020December 2, 2020 Houston's city council approved a $30 million relief fund for city residents to ease ongoing economic hardship because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Council members voted unanimously to use money from federal CARES Act funding to give residents $1,200 in financial relief. The relief payment is a one-time deal similar to the stimulus payment approved by congress earlier this year. Houston Public Media reported this round of payments extends further than previous initiatives from the city. The new fund will provide direct assistance to eligible...
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  • Houston Announces New COVID-19 Fund As McConnell Delays Relief Nationally

    Houston Announces New COVID-19 Fund As McConnell Delays Relief Nationally

    1 month ago - By Essence

    By Anoa Changa · December 2, 2020December 2, 2020 Houston's city council approved a $30 million relief fund for city residents to ease ongoing economic hardship because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Council members voted unanimously to use money from federal CARES Act funding to give residents $1,200 in financial relief. The relief payment is a one-time deal similar to the stimulus payment approved by congress earlier this year. Houston Public Media reported this round of payments extends further than previous initiatives from the city. The new fund will provide direct assistance to eligible...
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  • 48 NBA Players Test Positive For COVID-19 At Start Of 2020-21 Season

    48 NBA Players Test Positive For COVID-19 At Start Of 2020-21 Season

    1 month ago - By TMZ

    No bubble, mo' problems. The NBA says 48 out of 546 players have tested positive for COVID-19 in its first round of testing for the 2020-21 season. Yeah... not great. But, NBA officials aren't panicked just yet - insisting they expected higher...
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