A lawsuit alleges that 12,000 kids trapped in foster care with little chance of getting out are being exposed to abuse and neglect, shuttled around the state and denied health services.
Rick Perry and Kay Bailey Hutchison are locked in a pitched battle over the soul of the GOP. They are also running for governor.
Practical solutions, involving liquor and guns
An alleged killer bares all on MySpace
A Tennessee-based Virginia rocker salutes the Big Drunk in song; also: Mary Cutrufello gets back on track
The judiciary starts scrambling after state cuts in visiting judges