Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-El Paso), right, addresses a crowd of about 200 East Texas residents during a town hall meeting at Liberty Hall in Nacogdoches on Tuesday.
Gus Patton, left, questions U.S. Congressman and senate candidate Beto O’Rourke on reforms to the Veterans Administration and healthcare for soldiers during a town hall meeting at Liberty Hall in Nacogdoches on Tuesday, Aug. 15. About 200 people attended the event.
Meet Richard Overton, America's oldest veteran. In this lively short film by Matt Cooper and Rocky Conly, hear the whiskey-drinking, cigar-smoking supercentenarian reveal his secrets to a long life.
WASHINGTON (AP) — John Glenn, whose 1962 flight as the first U.S. astronaut to orbit the Earth made him an all-American hero and propelled him to a long career in the U.S. Senate, died Thursday. The last survivor of the original Mercury 7 astronauts was 95.