| Feb 4, 2010
They’re geeked up from the get go in the north end of Boston. Here tourism has gone high tech. With all due respect to a trolley ride, there are those advocating a Segway glide. At about 10 miles per hour, Boston Gliders Segway Adventures is finding...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 10:48 AM
Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s legal team on Thursday stepped up its aggressive strategy to fight two felony charges against him, arguing that Democrats were floating a “red herring” by suggesting that Perry was motivated to veto funding for...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:07 PM
Gov. Rick Perry told National and State Guard troops headed to the border region that they would play a key role in protecting the U.S. against narco-terrorists who are “spreading their tentacles” into Texas and deep into the American...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Rick Perry’s Cameron Todd Willingham problem won’t go away. In fact, it got worse this week.
Until recently, much of the outrage over the killing of Willingham — the convicted murderer-arsonist who was very likely innocent but executed...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 2:52 PM
While George W. Bush was at his easel, searching for his inner Rembrandt as he and his wife settled into their post-presidency years, Laura Bush was nurturing her own artistic dream — perfecting a home worthy of a cover story in Architectural...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 4:58 PM
A roof collapse at a privately run Texas prison complex left 19 inmates injured Saturday, police officials said.
The collapse occurred in the "inner portion" of the Diboll Correctional Center around 11:30 a.m., Diboll Police Sgt. Brandan Lovell told the...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 1:27 PM
It turns out that George W. Bush hasn’t been spending all of his post-White House time at his easel, painting portraits of foreign leaders and former pets.
The 43rd president has written a biography of his father, the 41st president, George H.W....
| Jun 12, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Texas Gov. Rick Perry is not exactly a beloved figure in California. The swagger and the twang are all too reminiscent, for some, of another former Texas governor-turned-Republican-presidential-candidate, who twice lost the state by landslide margins....
| Jun 20, 2014
| 7:33 PM
Capping a Friday tour of Texas immigration detention and shelter facilities crowded with young migrants, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and administration officials released new numbers detailing the scope of the influx and announced plans to...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Ted Cruz may never be president of the United States.
The Republican Texas senator may not seek the White House, although he sure seems interested. His undiluted tea party conservatism may prove too strong a brew for voters, although it has certainly...
| May 6, 2014
| 1:26 PM
One of the victims in a fatal drunk-driving case in which a Texas teenager used an “affluenza” defense has settled a claim for more than $2 million.
The settlement is contained in court papers filed in the 96th District Court in Tarrant....