| Mar 13, 2014
| 8:19 PM
AUSTIN, Texas — Rashad Charjuan Owens was a music producer with hopes of stardom. He lived in Killeen, Texas, about 70 miles from this city's famed South by Southwest Conference, the annual festival where the worlds of music, film and technology...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Pump the brakes: Same-sex marriages won't be recognized in Ohio just yet.
So ruled a federal judge in Ohio on Wednesday, joining a growing number of federal courts around the country to condemn parts of same-sex marriage bans as unconstitutional only...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 7:25 PM
ROSWELL, N.M. — Within an hour after a 12-year-old boy opened fire with a shotgun inside his middle school gymnasium here Tuesday, gravely wounding two students, hundreds of parents waited at a nearby mall to collect their stunned children, some...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 8:22 PM
ROSWELL, N.M. — He had apparently left little to chance. Just 12 years old, he had his weapon: a .20-gauge shotgun with the wooden handle shaved down to fit inside a duffel bag.
A bright but sometimes distant boy who played snare drum in the...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 7:10 PM
BOULDER, Colo. — Weather-weary Coloradans faced another day of nature-driven mayhem Thursday as pelting rain and flash flooding wreaked havoc statewide, washing out roads, closing businesses, isolating mountain towns and causing at least three...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 10:15 AM
WASHINGTON -- A full-blown nor’easter huffed and puffed its way through the mid-Atlantic region Thursday, shutting airports and government offices a day after the storm battered much of the Old South, leaving hundreds of thousands without...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Three soldiers from Joint Base Lewis-McChord were charged Tuesday in the stabbing death of another soldier from the base in Washington state.
Authorities had initially investigated the slaying as a hate crime, but later decided race was not a motivating...
| May 31, 2012
| 9:37 PM
The Times' Editorial Awards for 2011, handed out in a ceremony Thursday night, honored what Editor Davan Maharaj called "the staples of our craft -- long-form feature writing, watchdog journalism and great photography ... also the creative and...