Their family name inspired the English word we know today. We drop in on their unusual family reunion in San Antonio.
Clare Gillis is a freelance reporter who was captured with several other journalists while reporting on the intense fighting outside of the key oil town of Brega, Libya, earlier this month.
Her parents, Robert and Jane Gillis of New Haven, Connecticut, say they’ve had no contact with their daughter and they suspect the Libyan government is holding her and the other journalists. We speak with Robert Gillis.
From controversial new textbooks to a Maverick family reunion, here are stories from Jeremy Hobson's week in Houston and San Antonio.