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    December 22, 2011

    Almost Three Years After FBI Raided Downtown ISP, Its CEO Is Found Guilty of Conspiracy

    ​Way back in April 2009, you may recall, FBI agents raided Core IP Networks, an enormous Internet service provider HQ'd out of 2323 Bryan Street downtown. It made national news, in part because the feds' raid temporarily disabled some 50 clients' Web sites. At the time, the FBI would only say sear ... More >>

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    March 6, 2008
  • Blogs

    September 22, 2006

    Lucky 13

    Robert Rowling is the richest Dallasite. He looks like it. Forbes' list of "The 400 Richest Americans" is out, and 13 of 'em are from Dallas. To save you some time (because time is money), we're including only the locals here--chief among them the man who owns the company that owns Omni Hotels and ... More >>

  • News

    May 25, 2006

    Running on Fumes

    You've got to have balls to sell BioPerformance's hot product--mothballs

  • News

    November 6, 2003

    Trading Upscale

    Yuppie gentrification strikes the heart of old West Texas

  • News

    August 23, 2001

    Desert Blooms

    Jetports and elite resorts may do what border bandits and blistering heat couldn't: rob Big Bend of its rugged beauty

  • News

    July 12, 2001

    The Little-People Tax

    Dallas tax appraisers can't keep up with Ross Perot. But if you're Average Joe, they've got your number.