The order will prohibit any U.S. transactions with the Chinese-owned parent companies of the apps, citing national security concerns.
The state asks a judge to overturn Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms’ orders that are more restrictive than Governor Brian Kemp’s, block her from issuing any more such orders.
The Republican governor, who had said he did not believe in mandatory mask rules, urged Texans to wear face coverings or risk fines of up to $250.
The Jacksonville order came on the same day the head of the World Health Organization warned that the pandemic is “not even close to being over."
Confederate statues toppled by protesters are "great artwork," said Trump, "as good as you see in France."
The administration says the emergency order will help the U.S. economy recover from the effects of the pandemic. Critics say it will overwhelmingly hurt communities of color.
The president acted against social media companies after Twitter attached a fact-check label to two of his baseless claims.
The president had threatened social media companies with new regulation or even shuttering, but he alone can't do that.
The attorney general's office said that Gov. Greg Abbott's new decision on nonessential procedures allows for an exemption for abortion procedures.
More than 800,000 people have been infected with COVID-19 in the U.S.