“You need to come down here and see what we do,” Lance Armstrong told Outside writer Bill Gifford. “Ask us the hard questions. I know you’re a hater and you’re gonna write what you write, but I just want you to see it.”
With election tallys stretching late into the night, here’s how the five largest papers in Texas tackled the results of the Iowa caucases on a night where the state’s two native sons, Ron Paul and Rick Perry, had very different outcomes.
The last YouTube videos of Austin teen Ben Breedlove, who died of a heart attack on Christmas night at age eighteen, have received more than five million hits and inspired thousands of people to leave comments in support of the teen and his family.
Mother Jones’ Josh Harkinson dropped by Highland Park, which he dubs the “the most enthusiastically Republican enclave in the country” because 77 percent of all political donations there in 2010 went to GOP candidates and causes. Taken together, the 75205 zip code donates more money ($2.4 million) than “all but four other zips nationwide,” Harkinson reported. (Ross Perot’s children, the Hunt oil family, Robert R
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Plano native Lauren Scruggs lost her hand after walking into a plane propeller at the McKinney airport on Saturday night.
On the weekends, papers routinely publish in-depth investigative pieces, so we’ve rounded up (and broken down) some of the best enterprise reporting from around the state.
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