3 hours ago | Courts
There's nothing we hate more than when drug traffickers — the small business-owners that make up the backbone of this country — are taken advantage of, which is why we're glad to see that a local criminal defense attorney has been convicted of rip...
24 hours ago | Political Animals
In what amounts to a dark day for douches, a state bill banning shark finning passed the Senate Wednesday and should soon become law. The bill sailed through the House in April. Specifically, the bill makes it illegal to sell, trade, buy...
2 days ago | Spaced City
Fans of Tuesday's deluge might be disappointed that Wednesday hasn't yet reached the Noah-and-the-Flood levels yet, but they can rest assured that things still kinda suck. Early morning thunderstorms Wednesday dumped even more rain onto the alread...
3 days ago | Crime
We've thought about joining the Masons or the Kiwanis Club, but never the so-called Islamic State — for one thing, their annual dues are quite steep. And we're guessing that Asher Abid Khan, 20, of Spring is now kicking himself for trying to join ...
8 days ago | Texas
In a kiss-off letter dripping with bitterness, criminal defense attorney Jeff Blackburn has quit his gig as chief counsel for the Innocence Project of Texas. "What was once a movement has now become a business," Blackburn wrote the New York-based ...
8 days ago | Courts
Beginning in 1991, Fran and Dan Keller, who ran a daycare out of their Austin home, committed unspeakable acts against their charges — they put one in a swimming pool with a baby-eating shark; they forced the kids to watch as they dismembered an i...