Party leaders want to throw out District Attorney candidate Lloyd Oliver and the donkey he rode in on.
The Houston Chronicle gets a lot of things right. Their investigations are often dogged, and their prose is usually limpid and easy to navigate. Everyone knows -- including us -- they do most of the journalistic heavy lifting in this town, evidenced by a comment a fellow reporter recently made: "Jus ... More >>
Every week writers for Houston Press and our parent company, Village Voice Media, produce elegant magazine-style feature writing--a gritty portion of which comes in the form of true-crime stories. Now VVM has collected some of its best recent true-crime yarns into an ebook: Seven Sins: A True Crime ... More >>
Almost nobody -- not even the trial judge or the victim -- thinks John Michael Harvey molested a child. So why's he still serving 40 years in prison?
Bobby Hamilton hunts the hairy beasts that he swears haunted him as a kid
Motion to dismiss: Legally Blonde doesn't even have a case
A lawyer gets charged up -- really -- over a convict's financial plight
Tranquil Canada flavors San Antonian Doug Sahm's rustic music
At DiverseWorks, Dave Hickey asks what's wrong with bad taste
Will John Castillo ever escape Ben Reyes's shadow?
The Ozz man is back, as dreadfully (and delightfully) dumb as ever