The closure had been ordered “in order to protect American intellectual property and Americans' private information,” according to the State Department.
Republicans don't have the right to "commandeer" a convention center, the court ruled, after the event was shut down over the pandemic.
"We were opening too quickly, too fast," Mayor Sylvester Turner said.
A lack of data and options is trapping people in flood-prone homes and driving inequality.
Texas Medical Center, home to most of the city's hospitals, responds to its ICU overflow by shifting staff and equipment as coronavirus cases surge in the state.
Floyd was much more than just a symbol for racist police brutality.
Thousands lined up for a public viewing to honor the Black man who was killed by a white Minneapolis police officer who kneeled on his neck.
Floyd's funeral will be Tuesday, followed by burial at the Houston Memorial Gardens cemetery in suburban Pearland.
Prosecutors said former officer Gerald Goines allegedly lied about evidence in order to obtain warrants to search homes and make arrests.
Houston's Holy Ghost Parish has suspended Masses after the death of one priest and the confirmation that five others have COVID-19.