Topic: Houston (Texas)
Michael Jackson doctor, Dr. Conrad Murray is off to court to fight to retain his California medical license.
06/14/2010 08:35 am
Boycotts and protests against BP gas stations could hurt the wrong people. But public anger over the Gulf oil spill can no longer be contained, worsening the oil giant’s prospects for survival.
06/12/2010 12:29 pm
The BP oil spill has begun to have international repercussions. Cuba is the country most likely to be the first non-US victim if the oil slick advances beyond Florida into the Caribbean.
06/11/2010 08:46 pm
The spill was flowing at a daily rate that could possibly have been as high as 2.1 million gallons, twice the highest number the federal government had been saying.
06/11/2010 11:37 am
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
The trial of an Oakland, Calif. BART police officer may reveal judicial attitudes toward video evidence and police brutality, legal analysts say.
06/10/2010 09:16 pm
Calvin Dale Smith of Houston has been charged with stealing several NASA artifacts.
06/10/2010 11:33 am
BP is paying for prime placement when people search for 'oil spill.' Public relations experts have criticized the practice as in poor taste.
06/09/2010 08:38 pm
BP's gulf oil spill response plan lists the walrus as a local species. Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is furious.
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal is angry and frustrated at BP's 2009 response plan for a Gulf of Mexico oil spill, which lists walruses, sea otters, sea lions, and seals as 'sensitive biological resources' and names a man who died in 2005 as a national wildlife expert.
06/09/2010 07:19 pm
Lavish cruise ships continue to be built, despite the fact that US consumer bankruptcies totaled more than 136,000 in May, 9 percent more than a year ago.
06/07/2010 06:41 pm