Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Our hearts are with the Sutherland Springs community, the victims, and their loved ones after yet another horrific act of gun violence."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Rosamaria Hernandez
Rosa Maria Hernandez is recovering in federal custody after her ambulance was...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
pro-choice protest
"The court of appeals recognized what we knew all along: This was an egregious...


Days after a barge spilled 170,000 gallons of especially heavy sticky oil, dubbed "the worst stuff you can dump in the water," into Galveston Bay, crews are scrambling to contain tar balls being pushed to shore by winds and tides, and biologists have found dozens of oiled birds from nearby, crucial bird habitats. With the spill occurring at the worst possible time - many wintering birds still there, many more en route north - environmentalists say that "we expect this to get much worse."...