The Rio Grande Valley in Texas has no abortion providers for women past their 16th week of pregnancy. For them, a trip to San Antonio is required, but that requires passing a law enforcement checkpoint. And for undocumented immigrants, that's often a non-starter.
Officials in San Antonio are looking into whether Jerry Sandusky sexually assaulted a boy he brought with him to the Penn State Alamo Bowl in 1999. Cars.com has pulled its advertising from the next two Penn State games and Mike McQueary will not coach this weekend.
In Texas, the Sons of Confederate Veterans want the state to issue license plates displaying the Confederate Flag. On Thursday, the state said no way, in the wake of protests from minorities who say the flag represents racism.
Last week, we presented our latest exploration on an American Icon – the 20-year-old rock album Nevermind by Nirvana. And we heard from lots of you about how the album colored and captured an important moment in your lives.
Coast Guard Adm. Thad Allen declared a war on the gusher over the weekend as BP continued its attempts to curb the spill.
Peter Bommer, an oil engineer at Abraxas Petroleum Corporation, explains how the containment cap works.
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