A law enforcement official stands by as Polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs, left, arrives at the Tom Green County Courthouse on Thursday in San Angelo, Texas. Jeffs' much-anticipated Texas trial began on Thursday, with prosecutors claiming he sexually assaulted girls he manipulated into "spiritual marriage," and defense attorneys countering that their client's religious freedoms were trampled. Tony Gutierrez/AP hide caption

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Texas Trial Of Polygamist Leader Warren Jeffs Begins
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Johnson Space Center Reflects On Shuttle Program
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Edmund "Ted" Carpenter on a ship from a Greenland expedition in the 1990s. Adelaide de Menil hide caption

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Arctic Exhibit In Texas Highlights A Lifetime Of Work
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NASA Workers Saddened By Shuttle Program's End
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Texas Urged To Stop Mexican National's Execution
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Texas-Size Drought Dries Up Lake Travis
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Humberto Leal Jr., a Mexican citizen, has been on death row since 1995 for the rape and bludgeoning of a 16-year-old San Antonio girl. He's slated to be executed in three weeks. But the Mexican government says he wasn't informed of his rights. Courtsey of San Antonio Express-News hide caption

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Planned Execution Puts Mexico, Texas At Odds
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Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks during a United for Life event organized by a Hispanic anti-abortion group at the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena on Sunday. Richard Vogel/AP hide caption

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Texas Gov. Perry Ratchets Up Conservative Credentials
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Flaco Jimenez is one of the foremost players of conjunto, a Tejano musical style that developed after German and Czech immigrants brought the accordion to Texas. John Dyer hide caption

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Texas Gets The Accordion Bug And Never Looks Back
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A flight attendant prepares to close a luggage bin on the redesigned 737. Thanks to the bin's new pivoting motion, passengers in the aisle seat will have more headroom. American Airlines hide caption

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Airline 'Sky' Cabins: Roomier And More Colorful
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Obama Tours Devastation In Joplin, Mo.
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Obama Visits Joplin, Mo., To Survey Damage
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Joplin, Mo., Searches To Put Life Back Together
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One Marine's Journey: War, Activism, Then Tragedy
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