Originally published on Tue January 22, 2013 4:30 pm
Update at 5:19 p.m. ET. College Safe:
During a news briefing, Sheriff Maj. Armando Tello said that the Lone Star College campus is now safe.
Tello said three people were injured, after an altercation between two men led to a shooting. One of the individuals invovled in the altercation was a student at the college. Another one of those shot was a maintance worker caught in the cross fire.
Tello did not give any details as to the condition of the injured.
Originally published on Tue January 22, 2013 1:23 pm
In his second inaugural address, the president surprised many listeners by mentioning Stonewall in the same breath as Seneca Falls and Selma — giving the struggle for gay rights the historical weight of the fights for gender and racial equality.
Originally published on Tue January 22, 2013 1:18 pm
January 2013 marks the 125th birthday of the National Geographic Society. Over the decades, the magazine has transported readers to faraway places, introduced the world to new species and provided a window into a world of exploration and discovery.
Originally published on Tue January 22, 2013 1:10 pm
Recent unrest in Mali and Algeria point to the growing influence of al-Qaida in North Africa. Wall Street Journal Pentagon reporter Julian Barnes and Ret. Col. Thomas Dempsey, chair for security studies at the Africa Center for Strategic Studies, explain the latest developments and the threat al-Qaida presents in the region.