John BurnettJohn Burnett is the Southwest Correspondent on the National Desk.
A house tipped on its side, with several boys standing in front, after the Great Galveston Storm in Texas. The storm remains the worst natural disaster and the worst hurricane in U.S. history.
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A new Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention facility on this site in Conroe, Texas, will house up to 1,000 immigrants at a cost of $44 million a year to U.S. taxpayers.
Inocencia Garcia, 67, needs a medical procedure for a chronic bladder infection. But she won't go to see a San Antonio doctor because that would mean crossing the federal checkpoint.