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Coronavirus in Texas: Most state parks reopen; National Guard to open new testing sites

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Caprock Canyon State Park

Monday’s biggest developments

Houston will have to furlough city employees, mayor says

Dozens of ICE detainees in Texas test positive for coronavirus

Gov. Greg Abbott will deploy the Texas National Guard to operate coronavirus testing sites

Texas Workforce Commission pays out $276 million in benefits Monday

Texas reports 19,458 cases and 495 deaths

U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro calls on small-business loans to pass through nonprofits

U.S. and Mexico extend restrictions on nonessential travel

State parks reopening are the first phase of Greg Abbott's plans to restart the Texas economy

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