Indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry must appear for a court hearing on Oct. 31.
Here is The Associated Press high school poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, points based on 10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1, and the team's ranking in last week's poll:
Frenchman Jean Tirole won the Nobel prize for economics Monday for showing how regulators can manage markets dominated by a few powerful companies to keep them from blocking competition and overcharging customers.
Oil and gas drilling in the Eagle Ford Shale will continue to propel growth in rural Texas, but helping small businesses experience that same growth with a shortage of skilled labor will be a challenge, according to experts.