Their family name inspired the English word we know today. We drop in on their unusual family reunion in San Antonio.
Journalist Sebastian Junger was supposed to be in Libya, covering the conflict there with photojournalist Tim Hetherington last month. A personal matter kept him home, and Hetherington and another photographer, Chris Hondros, were killed in a battle in Misrata.
The film focuses on a platoon of U.S. soldiers at a remote outpost in Afghanistan.
From controversial new textbooks to a Maverick family reunion, here are stories from Jeremy Hobson's week in Houston and San Antonio.