The Legislature’s own budget advisors have warned that a constitutional amendment prohibiting an income tax could cost the state billions in lost revenue from the business tax. Read Story
Undulating with fun, self-confident, and candid lyrics set over bass rhythms fit only for a subwoofer, Houston rapper Megan Thee Stallion’s debut album dropped this morning. Judging from fan response, it’s obvious after just a few hours that Fever will be essential to this summer’s party scene. The record is a collage of its inspirations—1970s blaxploitation flicks, The Players Club, and Dirty South culture. Its turnt beats and bad-bitch lyrics… Read Story
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Khalid and John Mayer’s “Outta My Head” It’s not a surprise that everything five-time Grammy nominee and El Paso native Khalid releases is a stroke of genius, but his song “Outta My Head” deserves special mention. Made in collaboration with singer-songwriter John Mayer, the tenth track on Khalid’s… Read Story
On this week’s National Podcast of Texas, the celebrated Austin pitmaster discusses the first ten years of Franklin BBQ, the psychology of expectations, and next week’s Hot Luck Fest.
On this week’s National Podcast of Texas, the Old 97’s frontman discusses his new book of poetry for children, the creative benefits of sobriety, and the song he’s dying to have Willie Nelson sing.
On this week’s National Podcast of Texas, Milliken discusses the future of higher education, the recent college admissions scandal, and the possibility of a football game against A&M.
On this week’s National Podcast of Texas, the jewelry designer and entrepreneur talks philanthropy, the future of retail, and the benefits of a company led by women.
Current Issue: May 2019
Healing a spooked horse takes time, patience, and skill. And maybe a little help from beyond. Read Story
Rosie Castro is known in San Antonio as a firebrand political activist. Her son is a cautious career politician running for president. But don’t let appearances deceive you—they’re fighting the same fight. Read Story
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The Legislature’s own budget advisors have warned that a constitutional amendment prohibiting an income tax could cost the state billions in lost revenue from the business tax.
House lawmakers are watching the clock as a key lawmaker's absence from the Capitol has suddenly imperiled a controversial elections measure.
The ”don’t trust the government” right and the ”don’t trust the government” left overlap when it comes to vaccines.
Our writers will bring their stories to vivid life for audiences at venues throughout the state.
In a fit of idiocy and confusion, Democrats in the Legislature not once, but twice derailed bipartisan legislation prohibiting police from making arrests for minor infractions.
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The beloved Texas chain is reportedly seeking investors to fund an expansion. Should we panic?
The original Noble Sandwich Co. in northwest Austin has been transformed into a great barbecue joint.
Going scorched earth on customers who level criticism is an unwise business practice—yet it’s also strangely riveting to see.
Plus, Texas Tech is to competitive meat judging what Alabama is to college football.
Our four chefs walked away empty-handed, yes, but this week's glamorous ceremony continued the trend of honoring more diverse and female finalists.
In 2011 Callie Quinn moved from Austin to Chile to experience a new way of life. Then she met a charming fellow foreigner—and almost lost everything.
Five decades ago, Myrtis Dightman broke the color barrier in professional rodeo and became one of the best bull riders who ever lived. But his imprint on the sport was only just beginning.
A tale of love and loss on the Plains.
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He called himself the Tiger King and plastered his face on highway billboards in Texas and Oklahoma. He bred big cats, bears, baboons, and more. He lived, with a parade of partners, on the grounds of his private zoo. He threatened a rival with murder—repeatedly, on YouTube—and tried to hire a hit man to do the deed.
A Houston man visits Austin and is mildly flummoxed by RM 2222.
Solange, Kacey Musgraves, Lizzo, and Brandon Maxwell were behind some of the most memorable looks at fashion’s biggest night.
The 30-year-old businesswoman talks motivation, her daily routine, and why it’s important for her fitnesswear to be inclusive.
This spring, Ashley Rose, well-known author of the lifestyle blog Sugar & Cloth, paid a visit with her family to Spring at the Silos at Magnolia Market. From picnics on the lawn to sweet treats at Silos Baking Co., Rose’s trip to the Silos was one for the books. If… Read Story