Trayvon Martin

Texplainer: When Can Texans Use Deadly Force in Self-Defense?

As the story of Trayvon Martin, the 17-year-old who was fatally shot by a neighborhood watch captain in Florida, continues to attract national attention, Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law and similar laws in states that followed its lead have come under scrutiny.


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Fracking: The Music Video

The debate over fracking is taking a musical turn.


Tonight at 7pm: Welcome to the Oily Hurricane Season, More Stimulus?, and more…

There are some huge stories in the headlines today and we’ll go in-depth on as many of them as possible tonight.  I’ll be adding to the agenda throughout the afternoon, but some of the big […]