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Stories with person: John Cornyn
  • Argentine mom hopes pope will help get son off death row story has photos
    Updated: Aug-27-15 2:12 pm

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - When Lidia Guerrero met with Pope Francis in Rome last year, the Argentine native told her he knew all about Guerrero's son, who has been on death row in Texas for 19 years.

  • Leading GOP senator offers bill on guns, mental health story has photos
    Updated: Aug-05-15 6:53 pm

    WASHINGTON - A leading Republican senator proposed a National Rifle Association-backed bill Wednesday that he said would make the federal background check system for gun buyers more effective and bolster programs for treating people with mental illness.