Classy "gentlemen's club" Treasures must install additional security cameras, hire extra security guards, and run state and federal background checks on all staff and contract workers (i.e., boob-jigglers), per a temporary injunction issued Monday. The injunction is a victory for the Harris County ... More >>
The youthful Eversole, before the feds started pestering him.Jerry Eversole surprised a lot of people when he escaped conviction on bribery charges. A hung jury ended in a mistrial, but prosecutors expect to take another swing at it soon. In the meantime, everyone is poking through the wrec ... More >>
Photos by Matthew Keever Seventeen years after its inception, Korn still managed to sell out the Verizon Wireless Theater on Sunday night for the 2010 Jagermeister Music Tour. Most bands could only dream of continuing to sell-out venues for two decades, but a look at Korn's fan base, which ranges ... More >>
Marijuana's steady creep toward legalization nationwide.
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Photo courtesy Harris County AttorneyHere's something relatively new: A Harris County polluter is going to jail.Vince Ryan, the new Harris County Attorney, has decided to make pollution a priority, and he went after the owner of a northside auto-parts salvage company that had been dragging its legs ... More >>
That stuff flowing from the faucet is safe, cheap and environmental
She was always more than what she seemed
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The hostility flung at Liz Phair's new record is senseless, sexist and abominably stupid
Ex-GOP chair's affidavit contradicts earlier slush-fund remarks
Local political campaigns struggle to get news coverage
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John Ballis was a crook. But he expected the federal government to keep its end of a bargain.
In the dogfight business, pit bulls get killed all the time. Sometimes, so do people.