| 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...
| 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 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...
| 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 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 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....
| May 5, 2014
| 10:15 PM
Republicans should read this carefully: Businesses are not running away from California. ("Was Toyota driven out of California? Not so fast," May 1)
Wal-Mart, which realized several years ago that it could no longer adequately service its California...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 1:21 PM
Don’t look now, Southern California, but not only did we just lose Toyota to Texas, we did so in part because we’re not, gulp, manly enough.
Toyota announced Monday that it planned to consolidate many of its North American operations at a...
| May 20, 2013
| 8:49 AM
We were opening Christmas gifts last year when my much better half dropped a package on my lap -- a cold, heavy package. Curious (and suddenly chilly), I opened it. Bacon. Six pounds of artisan bacon, ranging from thick-cut hickory-smoked to jalapeño-...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 6:32 AM