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Ruth Rendon Houston Chronicle A former teacher's aide will be allowed to keep the 3-year-old daughter fathered by a then-13-year-old student, but he must be allowed to see the child on a regular basis, a state judge ruled Wednesday. After two days of testimony, state District...
Ronald Brownstein and Janet Hook L.A. Times WASHINGTON — The Republican victory in a closely watched San Diego-area House race showed that even in a hostile political environment, the GOP can defend its strongholds against a stiff Democratic challenge. The result, however, shed...
Jenifer Warren LA Times SACRAMENTO — Americans spend $60 billion a year to imprison 2.2 million people — exceeding any other nation — but receive a dismal return on the investment, according to a report to be released today by a commission urging greater public scrutiny of what...
Michael Abramowitz Washington Post Staff Writer OMAHA, June 7 -- Continuing his campaign to build support for comprehensive immigration legislation, President Bush on Wednesday emphasized that illegal immigrants who want to stay here should learn English and demonstrate that...
Proposal Would Let Iran Enrich Uranium Tehran Must Meet U.N. Guidelines By Karl Vick and Dafna Linzer Washington Post Foreign Service Wednesday, June 7, 2006; A01 TEHRAN, June 6 -- The confidential diplomatic package backed by Washington and formally presented to Iran on Tuesday...
Toll roads to open in December About 40 miles of roads opening nine months early and $125 million below construction estimates. By Ben Wear AMERICAN-STATESMAN STAFF Wednesday, June 07, 2006 The state in December will open all or portions of three toll roads in Central Texas, 40...
House speaker wants ballooning appraisals probed Web Posted: 06/07/2006 12:00 AM CDT Gary Scharrer Express-News Austin Bureau House Speaker Tom Craddick wants Gov. Rick Perry to form a special commission to look for answers to soaring property appraisals. "Members are screaming...
Teacher's Aide, Student Fight Over Custody Of Child Ruling Expected Wednesday POSTED: 5:03 pm CDT June 6, 2006 UPDATED: 5:48 pm CDT June 6, 2006 HOUSTON -- A former teacher's aide who had a child with a 13-year-old student was in court Tuesday in a custody fight over the couple'...
Story Courtesy of The Dallas Morning News Associate Press WASHINGTON - President Bush rallied support Monday for a ban on gay marriage as the Senate opened a volatile, election-year debate on a constitutional amendment to prohibit same-sex weddings. "Our policies should aim to...