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Police Eye Ex-Husband In Anne-Christine Johnson's Disappearance

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 12.27.2016 | Home

The ex-husband of Anne-Christine Johnson, a Texas woman who has been missing for nearly three weeks, is now being eyed in her disappearance. The Leagu...

Changing the Climate Conversation: Young Republicans Call for Climate Solutions

D. R. Tucker | Posted 10.13.2016 | Home
D. R. Tucker

When it comes to climate change and clean energy, it looks like future generations are stepping up to protect future generations.

Houston's Big Green Transformation

Charles A. Birnbaum | Posted 01.20.2017 | Home
Charles A. Birnbaum

"Houston is definitely the city to watch," says nationally recognized design critic Alexandra Lange. The car-centric, zoning-averse city (the fourth-l...

Federal Reserve Policy Keeps Fracking Bubble Afloat and That May Change Soon

Steve Horn | Posted 01.04.2015 | Home
Steve Horn

But even with the generous cash flow facilitated by the Fed, annual productivity of many shale gas and tight oil fields have either peaked or are in terminal decline.

Alex Lazar

Campaign Of GOP Opponent Files Complaint Regarding Wendy Davis' Book Tour | Alex Lazar | Posted 09.12.2014 | Home

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott's (R) gubernatorial campaign filed a complaint Thursday with the Texas Ethics Commission about the legality of the ...

Major Newspaper Expresses Regrets About Ted Cruz Endorsement

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 10.16.2013 | Home

Nearly one year removed from its decision to endorse Ted Cruz, the Houston Chronicle reflected back on that choice in a Tuesday op-ed, admitting that ...

Sexy Double Lives Lead To Job Offers

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 01.16.2013 | Home

The journalism industry isn’t known for the big bucks. Often young writers seek work on the side ranging from freelance jobs to exotic dancing as a ...

David Moye

STRIPPED OF HER JOB: Journalist Fired For Stripping Exposes All (PHOTOS) | David Moye | Posted 06.28.2012 | Home

Strippers are used to being on display, but Sarah Tressler insists she wasn't prepared to be publicly exposed earlier this year. Tressler, 30, wrot...

One Texas Reporter Is Finding An Exotic Way To Make An Extra Buck

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 03.30.2012 | Home

It seems that one Texas-based reporter wasn't getting enough excitement from her day job. Sarah Tressler, who covers society events for the Housto...

Legalize and Tax it, Already

C. Robert Gibson | Posted 02.05.2012 | Home
C. Robert Gibson

In Texas, possession of anything less than two ounces is a class B misdemeanor with a maximum jail sentence of 180 days. 97 percent of the state's marijuana arrests were for possession.

What U.S. City Has the Worst Sports Teams?

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Danny Groner

While debate over sports often centers around which team is supreme in its sport, there's also simultaneously an ongoing discussion over which city provokes the most misery and suffering for its fans.

Burning Jesus: Religion in the Shadow of American Society

Mayhill Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mayhill Fowler

Religious belief, even though it is a prime mover of humanity, has become an area of knowledge and experience where media fears to tread. This is a major shortfall.

Childhood Obesity & Reauthorization of the Child Nutrition Act

Elizabeth Rigby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Elizabeth Rigby

Op-ed cross-posted Houston Chronicle Rachel Kimbro & Elizabeth Rigby March 5, 2010 In a series of high-profile events over the past few weeks, first...

Conoco Phillips To Louisville? Report Says Oil Company May Reorganize, Move Headquarters To Colorado

Westword | Michael Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Intriguing story in today's Houston Chronicle about Houston-based energy giant ConocoPhillips. Reporter Brett Clanton notes that the firm is downsi...

Limbaugh Yells "Nazi" (And The Press Yawns)

Eric Boehlert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Eric Boehlert

Despite the fact that Limbaugh is continuing to compare the Obama White House and the Democratic Party with Nazis, many in the media don't consider it newsworthy and haven't condemned it.

Jason Linkins

Uncovered: Houston Chronicle Ran Alarming Stanford Expose In 2000 | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Rolling up Stanford Financial would have been an excellent, and subtle way of noting that times have changed. As usual though, reality isn't that simple.

Rejecting Cynicism this MLK Day

Elizabeth Rigby | Posted 11.17.2011 | Home
Elizabeth Rigby

This MLK day, I will celebrate the efforts of Dr. King by participating in just one of the many thousands of MLK Day service projects planned across the country.

In Thanksgiving for our (Very Big) Government

Elizabeth Rigby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Elizabeth Rigby

In light of the tremendous challenges facing our country, I am grateful for a government big enough to help us weather the financial storm.

Double Voting In TX Primary Still Unresolved

Erin Medlicott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Erin Medlicott

Texans told me they heard about something called the "Texas Two-Step," and thought it was legal to vote twice. Some admitted voting once for Senator Obama and once for Senator Clinton.