Topic: Dallas (Texas)
The remarkable life of Quanah Parker – half Commanche, half white – provides a backdrop for astounding tales of hardscrabble and bloody life on the Texas frontier.
06/11/2010 11:07 am
A foundation is raising money to build a memorial to fallen soldiers of the war on terrorism, including the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. It's planned for rural Texas, but some say it should be in Washington.
05/27/2010 07:55 pm
The Obama administration is carefully choosing its words about the BP oil spill and failed N.Y.C. bomb plot, as it tries to calibrate its public posture on events.
05/03/2010 06:57 pm
Paleontologists have wondered why a certain family of 'winged lizards' was strangely absent in North America during the Cretaceous. Aetodactylus halli is filling that void.
05/02/2010 06:18 pm
A week after midterm elections, George W. Bush's memoir "Decision Points" will hit bookstore shelves.
04/26/2010 11:47 am
The men's Final Four begins Saturday in Indianapolis. Will Butler have a home-court advantage? Will Michigan State be blown out again? The Monitor's master of trivia knows all.
04/03/2010 10:00 am
Latin music influences – including salsa, merengue, and samba – are seeping into the concert hall as directors seek to broaden the appeal.
04/01/2010 01:25 pm
With House passage of the health care bill late Sunday, President Obama has succeeded where presidents going back decades before him have failed. But it was a hard-fought victory, costing him dearly in public approval and political capital.
03/22/2010 10:14 am
Gallery Tea party politics
Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison failed in her GOP primary challenge to Texas Gov. Rick Perry. History shows it's difficult to oust a sitting governor. Sarah Palin, in 2006, was the last to do it.
03/04/2010 05:01 pm