The politics of oil and ecology have put President Obama between a rock and hard place, as he faces a decision on whether or not to permit construction of a new pipeline. The squeeze just got tighter with a new, negative environmental assessment.
The capture of the surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect last Friday ended the city's nightmare. But for investigators, a huge task lies ahead.
They "have a million questions, and those questions need to be answered," Massachusetts Gov.
A Bryan man is in jail Monday after police say he smothered his elderly mother to death.
Phillip Ortega was arrested in Conroe late last week after his mother, 79-year-old Velma Bryant, was found dead in her home.