GOP leaders add penalty for lapsed coverage to health bill
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republican leaders added a penalty for people who've let their insurance lapse Monday as party leaders prepared to begin pushing the health care measure through the Senate, despite a rebellion within GOP ranks.
Students wait for promised loan forgiveness
Like thousands of others who studied at failed for-profit colleges, Danielle Ramos was promised by the U.S. Education Department under President Barack Obama that her federal loans would be forgiven by now. But as the weeks tick by with no reprieve, the 30-year-old college student fears the financial burden will force and her 4-year-old son to move back with her parents.
Blotter: Woman's cousin defends her during alleged assault
AP analysis: District lines affected Texas House vote
For the mavens of Texas 'cue, the secret is in the seasoning (and the sauce)
Want to take your barbecue to the next level? Try making your own dry rub, or sauce.
Hunt on for Venezuelan helicopter pilot in attack
Oscar Perez is a cop, pilot, action movie star and dog trainer. He's now also a fugitive, accused of strafing two key Venezuelan government buildings from a helicopter in a quixotic attempt to set off a revolt against President Nicolas Maduro.
Intel report: Kremlin sees US urging regime change in Russia
White House reporter says he's tired of being bullied
Celebrate Independence Day in town, or down the road
Wondering what to do on the Fourth? Here's a handy guide.
Some worry Trump will harm heath care bill’s chances
A master salesman, Trump has an inimitable ability to command attention, and that could be used to bolster Americans' support for Republican efforts and ramp up pressure on wavering lawmakers.
Senate leaders scramble for deal on health care bill
Former Trump campaign chairman registers as foreign agent
Elderly drivers accused of reckless driving can be complicated issue for police
While Denton police spokesman Bryan Cose said elderly drivers are not a major issue here, he said officers walk a thin line when dealing with an older person who is physically or mentally unable to drive.