Southwest Journalist

Missouri sergeant goes to court for sexually assaulting soldiers

Casey Hutchins

May 29, 2014

ST. LOUIS — A Missouri-based Army drill sergeant has been accused of sexually assaulting 12 female soldiers during the past three years, including several while he was deployed in Afghanistan. Staff Sgt. Angel M. Sanchez appeared...

Pennsylvania power plant to become model for curbing pollution

Casey Hutchins

May 27, 2014

DINA CAPPIELLO Associated Press HOMER CITY, Pa. — Three years ago, the operators of one of the nation’s dirtiest coal-fired power plants warned of “immediate and devastating” consequences from the Obama administration’s push to clean up pollution from coal. Faced ...

Heavy storms bring needed rain to parched Texas

Casey Hutchins

May 27, 2014

DALLAS — Swaths of Central and Southeast Texas continue under a flash flood watch as thunderstorms move across the state. A flash flood warning is in effect for Austin and surrounding counties until mid-morning today after...

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