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The Rahim family at Zain's 2-year-old birthday.

Constant fear, missed milestones, and showers before hugs: The coronavirus is unleashing an agonizing ‘new normal’ on medical workers and ...

"If these are the final days I have with my husband, I don't want to live apart from him," said the pregnant wife of a medical resident in Louisiana.
Spring breakers have been contributing to the spread of the coronavirus.

44 Texas spring breakers who partied in Cabo have tested positive for the coronavirus

The spring breakers reportedly got on a chartered plane with 70 people. It shows why spring break is such a problem during the coronavirus pandemic.
Millions have moved to Texas for its affordability, but will the coronavirus pandemic change all that?

Texas has been the poster boy for good economic news in the US, and its decimation by the coronavirus shows what a rough ride every state has in store...

Millions have flocked to Texas for its affordability and jobs, but the coronavirus pandemic is hurting its economy while oil prices are plummeting.
Texas elementary school teacher Brandy Hurtado surprised her students with drive-by visits after her school shut due to the coronavirus pandemic.

An elementary school teacher visited all of her students’ houses after their school shut due to the coronavirus pandemic

"It made me happy that they were that excited to see me," teacher Brandy Hurtado told Insider. "I think I needed it as much as they did."
Detainees sit on their bunks in a housing unit during a media tour at Northwest ICE Processing Center, one of 31 dedicated ICE facilities that house immigration detainees, in Tacoma, Washington, U.S. December 16, 2019.

Chaos reigns at ICE detention centers amid fear that coronavirus is ‘spreading like wildfire’

With the coronavirus infection rate exploding across the country, immigration advocates worry that ICE won't be able to contain the crisis as it spreads into detention facilities.
Texas governor Greg Abbott speaks during an interview on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange July 14, 2015.

At least 70 percent of Texas residents are living in lockdown as the governor continues to resist a statewide shelter-in-place

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is resisting a statewide stay-at-home order. Mayors of the seven most populous cities came together to issue their own.
Fox News host Tucker Carlson, left, and Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick.

Texas Lt. Gov. says coronavirus restrictions are worse than dying and America needs to ‘get back to living,’ despite what public health of...

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick said he was "all in" for exchanging his "chance on survival" with "keeping the America that all America loves."

Texas and Ohio have called for a ban on most abortions during the coronavirus pandemic, deeming them ‘non-essential’ procedures

In an effort to stop the spread of COVID-19, states are canceling nonessential medical procedures. Some are including abortions in that category.

‘We’re not worried about it:’ Photos show the coronavirus pandemic isn’t stopping spring breakers from crowding beaches and pa...

Spring breakers were seen living it up in Clearwater, Florida, South Padre Island in Texas, and The Bahamas this week amid coronavirus concerns.

4 US states are lagging on taking strong action on the coronavirus — including Texas, the second-largest state in the country

States around the country have acted to enforce CDC social distancing guidelines. Four states, including the second-largest, have had tepid responses.