How to embrace -- or reject -- a family secret.
Mark GrahamJudge David Hanschen's controversial child support rulings are vindicated by new state law. The state Legislature addressed Texas's baby-mama drama this session when, on May 12, Governor Rick Perry signed a bill that immediately relieves men determined not to be the biological father o ... More >>
Patrick MichelsLinda and Tommy Burns were among Palin's welcoming committee Friday night, which was nothing compared to the crowd she drew in 2008.If you happened to be driving past the Fairmont Hotel before the big Sarah Palin fundraiser Friday night, and wondered why six people were out with signs ... More >>
An orphan charms Bass Hall
In this week's Buzz, I update you on the case of the painfully adorable Jacob Cato, adopted son of Tracy and Kelley Cato of Corinth. I first wrote about the Catos back in June 2006, when they found out they might be forced to give up their new son because of a federal law called the Indian Child Wel ... More >>
Cashing in on the adoption biz is easy in Texas, where lax rules let almost anyone play. Take Jennalee Ryan, for instance...
Cherokees step in to break up an adoptive family over race
Saturday, February 11, at Poor David's Pub
Inside the mind--and suitcase--of Sandra Bridewell, religious charlatan
Plus: Liner's One-liners
Mending fences; Texas export; The doctor is in; Judge not
Eight years after the state took away their children, an Albanian Muslim couple take their first, bitter steps toward rebuilding their broken hearts and family
David O. Russell explores family fears through a screwball prism in Flirting With Disaster