I really want to be on the side of the cop watchers. I do. Ferguson makes me think the more eyeballs we can put on police incidents the better. But I watched the YouTube video on the people arrested in Arlington over the weekend, and there's no way they were in the right. What I saw on the video wa ... More >>
As day breaks in North Texas, residents are surveying the devastation wreaked by last night's storms. Dallas escaped the worst of it. The tornado sirens by our place just south of White Rock got going around 9 p.m. and kept on for a half hour, but we saw nothing but rain, heard nothing but thunder. ... More >>
National Weather Service‚ÄčAlong with the chart you see above, which celebrates (no, wait, that's not the right word) our record-breaking 70th day of temperatures at or above 100, the National Weather Service directs our attention to the latest Drought Information Statement issued a few days ago. Lo ... More >>
The old roundup may never be the same, thanks to Zech Dameronís herd of genetically duplicate longhorns
How Dallas police detective Shari Degan solved the grisly murder that rocked Dallas--in 1913
How consummate con artist Henry Lee Lucas resurrected the dead and went looking for a sucker. He almost found one.
Tower Records and a local store owner learn the hard way what the city wants you to see
Texas journalism loses a great writer and friend in Grover Lewis