2 days ago | Courts
In case anyone was wondering how much a dead whooping crane is worth, we now have a number to work with thanks to TreyFrederick's sentencing on Tuesday for killing two whooping cranes in Jefferson County earlier this year. Back in January two who...
2 days ago | Election
NASA officials are being extremely cautious about Juno, the probe they're using to remotely explore Jupiter, and, all things considered, that seems like a good idea. Last week, NASA officials announced they were delaying putting the spacecraft int...
3 days ago | Election
We get it, Republicans are mad about their looming defeat in the presidential election, but that still doesn't seem like a good reason to try and put Rep. Louie Gohmert in a leadership position in Congress. And yet. As the fiasco other...
3 days ago | Environment
As water rushed through the streets of downtown Galveston, Bill Merrell, a marine scientist at Texas A&M University at Galveston and an island resident for more than 30 years, glanced around the second-story room of the 19th-century office bui...
7 days ago | Election
Sen. Ted Cruz has figured out a crafty way to walk the line on Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's "rigged election" claims. As you may have heard — unless you live under a rock or something — Trump is polling badly and appears li...
8 days ago | Political Animals
And now we're through it, glory be. That's right folks, the final presidential debate took place on Wednesday night in Las Vegas, and if you are reading this, then we are now officially on the other side of the final debate between Republican pres...