Two Border Patrol agents are sent to prison while the dope smuggler they pursued and wounded is granted immunity by federal prosecutors and goes free. A miscarriage of justice? Not so fast.
Of the many things the first black district attorney of Dallas County is doing, none is more important than rethinking the concept of guilt and innocence.
There are prettier women in Hollywood. There are more-talented actresses on TV and in the movies. So how to explain the charmed, celebrated existence that is la vida Longoria?
I wanted to help my old pal when he became a Katrina evacuee. I really did. But any houseguest who stays for nearly two years is going to drive you crazy (or, in my case, crazier).
The twenty best Texas high school football programs of all time.
Today, many younger Texans may be inclined to think of Lady Bird Johnson as belonging entirely to the past. But if her demeanor and style seemed faintly anachronistic, the virtues instilled by her parents back in East Texas—practicality, thriftiness, good manners, and an open mind—made her remarkably effective as a first lady, more so than some of her “modern” successors.
Don’t bet against Tom Craddick.
How the owner of the first shopping center in Austin is destroying it—one banned candy bar at a time.
My grandsons aren’t Texans … yet.
Near the end of his sophisticated, stimulating life, my father played with toy trains. It was a hobby none of us could understand.
Blanco is cooking. So am I.
Conspiring minds want to know …
Cheating then and now (and not just at OU).
Jeanne Klein on the art of collecting.
Is it okay to dip and spit at the office?
Rain, rain, go away.
“We have an unrelenting interest in seeing that the custom is well served.”