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Barbara Bush Hospitalized With Respiratory Issue

Former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush was hospitalized in Houston, Texas, on Monday "for treatment on a respiratory related issue," per a statement from the office...

Twitter Threats Get Texas Teen Arrested

A 15-year old Texas boy was arrested Thursday after he allegedly tweeted threats to shoot up his school as revenge for being bullied. Police say that the boy,...

Advocates Believe Dogs Will Make Schools Safer

(LOS ANGELES) — While some say school safety hinges on guns, cameras or alarms in classrooms, Mark Gomer and Kristi Schiller think specially trained dogs should...

Teen Accused of Recruiting Friends as Prostitutes

(WEBSTER, Texas) — Prosecutors in Texas have accused a 17-year-old girl of recruiting her girlfriends to have sex with a 62-year-old Houston-area businessman for...

Service Can Save Us

Here's an update on my cover story, Can Service Save Us? from last summer. I've spent the past two weekends with The Mission Continues, the excellent national...

Cain Velasquez Stops Junior Dos Santos in 5th

(HOUSTON) — Cain Velasquez stopped Junior Dos Santos in the fifth round Saturday night at UFC 166 to retain the heavyweight title. Dos Santos came out firing to...

Texas Reveals Execution Drug’s Origin

(HOUSTON) — Texas prison officials say they're using a compounding pharmacy to obtain the drug used during executions. The Texas Department of Criminal Justice,...

GOP States Offer Little Help on Buying Insurance

(ATLANTA) — After three years of bashing President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, Republican governors were surprisingly mute on the first day consumers...

Paula Deen Is Back, Y’All!

A tearful Paula Deen received a standing ovation at the Metro Cooking & Entertaining show in Houston on Saturday, telling her audience, “These are tears of joy,...

One Dead in Texas School Stabbing

One person is dead and at least two more are injured after a spate of stabbings Wednesday morning at a suburban Houston high school, according to reports. The...

Manziel to Sit Half of Opener

(HOUSTON) — Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel has been suspended for the first half of the Aggies' season-opener against Rice on Saturday for what the school...

Beau Biden Returning to Delaware with Father

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden planned to return home with his father, Vice President Joe Biden, aboard Air Force Two following a...