Mitt Romney could cross -- or be close to crossing -- the 1,144-delegate threshold to become the Republican presidential nominee Tuesday when Texans vote in their party primaries.
Mike Leach, fired two years ago by Texas Tech, was hired Wednesday by Washington State University, which gave him a five-year contract to run its football team.
Former Auburn Coach Tommy Tuberville is the new football coach at Texas Tech, the Lubbock school announced Saturday.
A timber thief was sentenced to prison Friday for cutting down 31 old-growth cedar trees in a Washington national forest, federal prosecutors in Seattle said.
Official figures put private wealth in Australia at a record high of more than $5 trillion.
Australia's worsening drought is worrying more farmers and making government officials rethink budget revenue projections.
Australia's mini baby-boom is continuing to boom with more than 133,000 babies born in the six months to September of last year, a report said Tuesday.
A black man was the target of racial profiling when stopped by Canadian police just because he was driving an expensive car, a judge has ruled.