• Film

    September 11, 2014
  • Blogs

    July 9, 2014

    Chasing The World: One Man's Crazy World Cup Quest

    The roof of my car has sprung a leak in the middle of a tropical rainstorm, and the backseat is rapidly flooding. I'd pull over, but I've been stuck on an under-construction highway for the last half hour, and time is slipping away. We're two weeks into the World Cup. At the behest of my editor, I ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2012

    Illegal Immigrant Says He Had No Idea There Were 15 Assault Rifles in His Trunk

    On Thursday afternoon, patrol officers performed a routine traffic stop in Oak Cliff. They found that the driver, 24-year-old Jesus Gonzalez, wasn't wearing a seat belt, was driving without a license, and was in the country illegally. They also found a little bonus prize: 15 AK-style assault rifles ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 9, 2012
  • News

    September 25, 2008

    Ask a Mexican

    "Anchor baby" is just another way of saying "United States citizen"

  • Film

    May 3, 2007


    Sarajevo conflict was hell, but what comes after is another battle

  • Music

    June 15, 2006


    Kal (Asphalt Tengo)

  • Calendar

    April 17, 2003
  • Film

    October 24, 2002

    Columbine Harvester

    Michael Moore goes threshing about in search of fear itself

  • Best of Dallas

    September 26, 2002

    Best Dallas Maverick

    Michael Finley

  • News

    April 11, 2002

    Basic Instinct

    Is Dallas ready for a shift in power?

  • Film

    February 7, 2002

    Hell Hole

    Two soldiers are stranded in No Man's Land, where no one wins

  • Music

    December 6, 2001

    Empire Strikes Back

    The record industry counters piracy in the courts and on CDs. But has it gone too far?

  • Culture

    April 27, 2000

    Tart and tasty

    Echo Theatre's Lemonade makes you smack with sour detail

  • News

    March 2, 2000


    Jailbreak; More nudity, please; Pothole queen; Eye of the beholder

  • News

    February 10, 2000

    Gimme shelter

    Ethnic Albanians seeking asylum are snared in a battle between the INS and a determined lawyer

  • News

    June 10, 1999
  • Dining

    March 11, 1999

    Made to order

    Sampling down-home cooking, European style

  • News

    June 25, 1998

    A mother and child reunion

    Eight years after the state took away their children, an Albanian Muslim couple take their first, bitter steps toward rebuilding their broken hearts and family

  • Music

    December 11, 1997

    Honed alone

    A free-jazz disciple gets the last laugh

  • Music

    November 27, 1997

    Rory in the sky

    The long-coming canonization of an Irish hero

  • Music

    June 5, 1997

    Bordered by ballads and folksongs

    John and Alan Lomax, groundbreaking musicologists

  • Calendar

    October 10, 1996
  • Calendar

    March 21, 1996
  • News

    February 8, 1996

    Holding on

    The Krasniqis get legal clout from an unexpected quarter

  • Culture

    November 30, 1995

    Dueling Virgins

    Competing shows offer contrasting visions of a Catholic icon

  • News

    November 2, 1995

    Children's crusade

    Legal wrangling stalls a Muslim couple's battle for their children

  • Film

    March 9, 1995

    Distant thunder

    A powerful film from war-torn Macedonia brings faraway bloodshed terrifyingly close

  • News

    November 17, 1994

    'Tell Mama Why You Cry' (Part II)

    Sam Krasniqi was acquitted of sexual abuse. So why won't the state let two children have their parents - or their religion?

  • News

    November 17, 1994

    'Tell Mama Why You Cry' (Part I)

    Sam Krasniqi was acquitted of sexual abuse. So why won't the state let two children have their parents -or their religion?