| Feb 18, 2011
| 7:52 AM
The Texas Tribune
Minorities Drove Texas Growth, Census Figures Show
by Ross Ramsey, Matt Stiles, Julian Aguilar and Ryan Murphy, The Texas Tribune
The state's explosive growth during the past...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 4:07 PM
Vivian Unce, an American veteran, suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder and manic depression.
“By the time I got here I was a mess. I relocated from El Paso, Texas moving from family member to family member,” said Unce. “You...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 11:38 AM
Bloomington. Home of the Hoosiers, and by extension, Hoosier Hospitality. But hold on, location-based social networking site Foursquare has done a little research and decided to label Bloomington as "Rude." In fact, it ranks B-town as the fourth rudest...
| Oct 25, 2010
| 9:20 AM
Thirteen men were killed in a raid at a drug rehabilitation center in Tijuana, Mexican officials said Monday.
Masked gunmen forced residents onto the floor at El Camino a la Recuperacion center and then sprayed them with bullets, officials said. The...
| Dec 8, 2010
| 8:08 PM
CORONA DEL MAR — One person can make a difference. You just have to believe in yourself, be patient, put in many hours of work, and, sometimes — just sometimes — search far and wide for Spanish translators.
That was the message...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 9:23 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — Balboa Peninsula's most famous horses will stop galloping come September.
The Balboa Fun Zone will likely close its iconic merry-go-round after the Fun Zone marks its 75th anniversary Sept. 24, according to manager Patrick Moore....
| Aug 5, 2011
| 7:31 AM
Martín Reséndiz, alcalde de un poblado fronterizo del estado de Nuevo México y candidato a legislador, estaba ebrio cuando firmó nueve contratos con una empresa de California que ahora está demandando al ayuntamiento por un millón de dólares, según se...
| Mar 31, 2009
The United States does not need to send troops to the border in response to Mexico's drug war, nor is Mexico in danger of becoming a failed state, law enforcement officials told a congressional panel Monday.
Witnesses testifying before members of the...
| Jan 20, 2009
| 7:36 PM
Clint Ballard Jr., a pop songwriter who crafted the No. 1 hits "You're No Good" for Linda Ronstadt in 1975 and "Game of Love" a decade earlier, has died. He was 77.
Ballard, whose health deteriorated after he had a stroke in 2006, died Dec. 23 at his...
| Oct 7, 2009
Luis Villalobos, who founded Tech Coast Angels, an Orange County angel investment group that expanded throughout Southern California to become one of the biggest in the nation, has died. He was 70.
Villalobos died Thursday at St. Joseph Hospital in...
| Sep 4, 2009
The deed was stomach-turning: Hooded gunmen burst into a Ciudad Juarez drug treatment center, gathered together those inside and lined them up before opening fire with semiautomatic weapons. When the shooting was over, 18 people were dead.