Warren Buffett to Buy ‘Bryan-College Station Eagle’

Warren Buffett, billionaire and self-proclaimed newspaper junkie, seems to have gotten his latest fix by scooping up the Bryan-College Station Eagle.

Berkshire Hathaway bought the 20,000-circulation paper for an undisclosed price from the Evening Post Publishing Co., which put the Eagle up for sale in March to help it “meet other objectives,” the paper reported.

Read State: Kyrie O'Connor

Welcome to “Read State,” a recurring TM Daily Post feature in which we ask noteworthy Texans—from writers and singers to athletes and politicians—what they’re reading. Today we bring you the reading habits of Kyrie O’Connor, interim editor of the San Antonio Express-News and a panelist on Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me!

“Angry Stripper” Files Sexual Discrimination Complaint Against Houston Chronicle

Feminist and civil rights attorney Gloria Allred announced at a press conference Thursday that she is representing Sarah Tressler in her sexual discrimination complaint against the Houston Chronicle. Tressler, who worked as a full-time society reporter for the paper for two months, alleges the newspaper discriminated against her when they fired her for not disclosing her past as a stripper.

Here are the allegations, as outlined in Tressler’s one-page complaint to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission:


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