One Marine's Journey: War, Activism, Then Tragedy
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Inspections Of 737s Ordered After Southwest Incident
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In 2006, Houston was among many cities participating in the nationwide National Day of Action for Immigration Justice rallies. When George W. Bush was governor, he adopted a Hispanic-friendly strategy that helped propel him to the White House. Now, some Texas Republicans are taking a harder stance. "I believe the Republican Party is throwing away their future," says one state Republican. Dave Einsel/Getty Images hide caption

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Texas Republicans Take Harder Line On Immigration
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Texas Tea Party Sues Over Census Districts
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Molly Ivins, A 'Red-Hot Patriot'
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In Dallas, compressed natural gas (CNG) cabs get to cut in front of regular gas cabs at the Love Field Airport pick-up line. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Dallas Policy May Drive Some Taxis Off The Road
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Inside Loughner's Mind: What His Writings Reveal
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Omar Sharriff performs in Marshall, Texas in December 2010. Ron Munden/EastTexasTowns.com hide caption

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Boogie Woogie: Born In The Backwoods Of America
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Cornelius Dupree Jr. raises his hand to testify Tuesday while attorney Barry Scheck looks on. Dupree served 30 years in connection with a rape and robbery before being exonerated by DNA evidence. Mike Fuentes/AP hide caption

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DNA Exonerates Texas Man After 30 Years In Prison
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Temporary Work For The Holiday Season
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Hispanic Farmers Still Wait For Relief From USDA
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A Dallas Democrat Rises To New Prominence, Power
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Civil Rights, Judicial Bias Surround Texas Drug Case
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