| Apr 9, 2010
LOS ANGELES -- A sex abuse lawsuit has been filed against the Archdiocese of San Antonio and Archbishop Jose Gomez -- the man tapped to take over the Los Angeles archdiocese.
A West Texas teen filed the lawsuit Thursday alleging repeated sexual...
| Mar 3, 2010
Both sides have rested in the penalty phase for a San Antonio man convicted of killing a restaurant founder by shooting her in the head with an arrow.
A jury in Victoria on Wednesday was expected to hear closing arguments in the life-or-death...
| Mar 4, 2010
| 2:20 PM
Motorists in Texas and across the country saw increases in gas prices for the second week in a row, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch Report.
In Texas, the average price for a gallon of unleaded regular is up four cents from to $2.57 from $2....
| Mar 5, 2010
ST. LOUIS - Of all the things parents worry about happening to their children, strokes usually aren't one of them.
That's why Christina Lovett of Mattoon, Ill., and the family pediatrician thought her 10-year-old son, Josh, had the flu when he was...
| Mar 10, 2010
Joshua Maxwell was portrayed with his girlfriend as living out the violence-glorifying 1990s film "Natural Born Killers." Now he's winding up the title character in a for-real version of the prison movie "Dead Man Walking."
His final scene could be...
| Mar 11, 2010
| 12:13 PM
A former Indianapolis man is scheduled to be executed Thursday night in Texas.
Joshua Maxwell and his girlfriend were convicted of killing a Mooresville man in 2000 after a night out. They then fled to Texas, and killed killed an off-duty sheriff's...
| Mar 15, 2010
Students at more public universities in Texas could vote to charge themselves a few bucks so the schools can go greener.
The proposed environmental friendly funds were approved by referendums this month at the University of Texas and Texas A&M.
| Mar 17, 2010
| 1:40 PM
CAMPBELLTON, Texas (AP) - Investigators say a broken drive shaft likely caused a Mexico-bound bus to veer off a south Texas highway before flipping -- killing two passengers.
The Department of Public Safety on Wednesday identified the two passengers...
| Mar 23, 2010
Battered by recession, more older Americans are staying put in traditional big cities to hold onto jobs, creating slowdowns in population growth at once-popular retirement destinations widely found in the South and West.
Census estimates released Tuesday...
| Dec 27, 2009
| 4:13 PM
Percy Sutton, the pioneering civil rights attorney who represented Malcolm X before launching successful careers as a political power broker and media mogul, has died. He was 89.
Marissa Shorenstein, a spokeswoman for Gov. David Paterson, confirmed...
| May 1, 2010
| 8:44 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Rocker turned reality star Bret Michaels is expected to make a full recovery, according to his doctor, who called the former Poison front-man's will to live "undeniable."
Dr. Joseph Zabramski, chief of cerebral surgery at the Barrow...
| May 2, 2010
The Farthest Home Is in an Empire of Fire
A Tejano Elegy
John Phillip Santos
Viking: 280 pp., $25.95
John Phillip Santos went in search of his Mexican father's indigenous roots in his 1999 National Book Award finalist, "Places Left Unfinished at the...