Nearly 60 years ago, a forced laborer in a Hungarian brick factory hatched a far-fetched plan to escape.
Republican Mitt Romney is trying shrug off a Washington Post report that he bullied a gay classmate in prep school.
A former classmate told the Post that Romney was incensed by another classmate’s long hair and led a posse of students to cut the boy’s hair as the boy screamed for help. The young man was thought to be gay.
These accusations come at a time when there is heightened awareness of bullying and during a week when same sex marriage has been in the news.
From controversial new textbooks to a Maverick family reunion, here are stories from Jeremy Hobson's week in Houston and San Antonio.