“It’s really out of control. It’s bad,” said one official of the surge in families streaming across the border. Read Story
There’ve been a number of legislative proposals over the past decade to raise the age at which it’s legal to buy tobacco products from 18, where it currently sits in Texas, to 21. Thus far, all of them have gone nowhere—but 2019 might be the year it happens. If it does, it’ll be because of support from unlikely places: Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick, whose party has historically been uninterested in… Read Story
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On the latest National Podcast of Texas, the Texas Film Hall Of Famer and director of Netflix’s new ”The Highwaymen” talks about ”The Blind Side,” ”The Alamo,” and the future of Texas filmmaking.
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At her newest restaurant, Rebecca Rather turns daytime meals into something special. Read Story
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“It’s really out of control. It’s bad,” said one official of the surge in families streaming across the border.
The support from Altria marks a reversal from the tobacco company's viewpoint in 2017.
The Fort Worth lawmaker led the charge to decriminalize a summer tradition.
A step towards a less partisan future. Or at least a furrier, friendlier one.
The ”Migrant Protection Protocols” will send asylum seekers to Mexico to wait while their cases are processed.
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At her newest restaurant, Rebecca Rather turns daytime meals into something special.
This new, genteel club in the inn's basement specializes in top-notch cocktails, served with a side of jazz.
Robert Crivellari leads the way at his El Campo joint, with moist and tender brisket and delicious smoked chicken and turkey.
Plus: Lawmakers file a new bill regarding scales at barbecue joints and other food locales.
The massive Bartonville barbecue and steak restaurant uses too much seasoning and butter, but the pitmaster knows what he's doing.
Actress Zooey Deschanel and her husband, entrepreneur Jacob Pechenik, launch an Austin-based effort to help you grow your own vegetables.
This Monday night special at one of Dallas’s best joints is worth the unusually complex process undertaken by chef Jeffrey Hobbs.
At 11:48 a.m. on August 1, 1966, Charles Whitman began firing his rifle from the top of the University of Texas Tower at anyone and everyone in his sights. At 1:24 p.m., he was gunned down himself. The lives of the people who witnessed the sniper’s spree firsthand would never be the same again.
How prosecutors tied a brazen murder in an upscale Dallas suburb to one of Mexico’s most violent criminal organizations.
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The true story of my family’s brief ownership of the last NFL franchise to go bankrupt.
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My father always pampered his pets. So when he fell ill and moved in with us, it was no surprise that his corgi came to rule our home. What I didn’t expect was for Trilby to care for me after Dad was gone.
In the tug-of-war over groundwater between two Central Texas counties, he who pumps the most, wins. At least until everyone loses.