Posted: Oct 27, 2012 6:07 AM
Updated: Oct 27, 2012 6:07 AM
HOUSTON (AP) Jurors at the trial of a Houston day care owner have heard emotional 911 calls detailing the frantic efforts to save children in a burning house. Jessica Tata is charged with felony murder. Prosecutors say she left the children alone to go shopping at Target. The 24-year-old faces up to life in prison if convicted.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) The number of Latinos elected to the U.S. House could rise to 31 after next month's election, and that would be an all-time record. The incoming class would be part of a new generation of middle-class, college-educated Hispanic candidates.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Texas officials say they'll launch a new women's health program next month that would use only state funds and exclude Planned Parenthood. That's after a state district judge has issued a temporary restraining order telling Texas not to kick Planned Parenthood out of the program if they continue to accept federal funds.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) A Dallas promotions company is asking for a $7 million reimbursement from Lance Armstrong for winning his sixth Tour de France. A spokesman for SCA Promotions says the company will send him a letter demanding the money back now that Armstrong's seven Tour de France victories have been vacated.