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Jon Queally, staff writer
Law enforcement officials in Texas are still trying to determine the identity and possible motive of the individual who shot and killed a sheriff's deputy near Houston late Friday night in what has been described as an "ambush" at a local gas station. Deputy Darren Goforth, 47, was pumping gas about 8:30 p.m. Friday when a man approached him from...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Heartbreak swelled on Friday afternoon after the news broke that a mentally ill...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
California lawmakers are preparing to face off with the state's powerful fossil...

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Blithely returning to the scene of (one of) his crimes, a grinning, dancing, shamelessly oblivious George Bush visited New Orleans on the 10th anniversary of Katrina to rewrite history, honor a rebuilt school, and celebrate what one former lackey called "the almost unimaginable renaisssance" of a city that for thousands of hardscrabble survivors remains, in truth, ravaged. From one: “We ain’t been winning anything.”