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  • Gunman sought in robbery of armored van in Houston

    HOUSTON — The FBI is still searching for a suspect in connection with the armed robbery of an armored van that involved gunfire at the University of Houston early Friday. 
  • Patsy Swayze dies at 86; dance teacher was Patrick Swayze's mother

    Patsy Swayze dies at 86; dance teacher was Patrick Swayze's mother
    The note Patsy Swayze tucked in her son Don's suitcase was simple but meaningful. It was 1980, and Don had just moved to California to pursue an acting career. He was sleeping on his older brother Patrick's couch and scared to death of the prospect of...

    Ten state universities join with online education provider

    Ten state universities join with online education provider
    Hoping to take advantage of new technologies to expand online education, 10 additional public universities and state college systems around the country are affiliating with Coursera, one of the leading providers of online education. But the schools&...

    Writer Attica Locke on America's woven, tangled history

     Writer Attica Locke on America's woven, tangled history
    Attica Locke's latest thriller, "The Cutting Season," explores a murder mystery and the tangled history of a Louisiana plantation-turned-event venue, managed by a descendant of its slave population. The book, which hits bookstores Sept. 18, follows her...

    Cravings could be defeated with two little words

    Cravings could be defeated with two little words
    Why is it that we crave chocolate chip cookies rather than chard? Or bread instead of broccoli? Take heart: It's biological. "Our attraction to sweets — and salt, carbohydrates and fat — is hard-wired from the Stone Age," says Dr. David Katz,...