Richard Mithoff

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2012

    The Berry Children Sue Chrysler

    The three Berry children of Houston, who gained national attention when a traffic accident left them orphaned and two of them paralyzed, have filed a lawsuit against Chrysler. The accident last July happened in the family's 2003 Chrysler Town & Country minivan near Fort Stockton. The suit says all ... More >>

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    July 16, 2008

    Who Won the Obama Scramble?

    Barack Obama is coming to town July 31 to hit up River Oaks and Memorial for cash. There will be two events: one, of course, at Becca Cason Thrash's mansion, because the law of the River Oaks-Memorial jungle dictates that there is no way in fucking hell that she would have allowed anyone else to ou ... More >>

  • News

    March 30, 2006

    Life Interrupted

    A nine-year-old girl dies in a collision with a First Transit bus driver who, despite a bad driving record, was never fired

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    March 30, 2006

    Run Over by Metro

    The city's bus company shows little inclination to pay up or change its ways, even after it smacks into people like its own employee Clarence Santee Jr.

  • Best of Houston

    September 23, 2004
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    January 1, 2004

    Hard to Stomach

    A penalized doctor blames a medical giant for botched weight-loss surgeries

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    April 10, 2003

    Muting the Critics

    A hospital wants to silence whistle-blowing doctors

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    January 2, 2003

    A Figure to Die For

    Community Health Systems cashed in big on the stomach stapling rage. It almost cost Kaye Parsley her life.

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    February 14, 2002

    The Kopper Caper

    Enron's secret domestic-partner benefits program

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    December 28, 2000

    (Ore)gone to Hell?

    His body was riddled with police bullets. The case against the cops also may be riddled with holes.

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    August 12, 1999

    A Civil Action

    Despite the county's outlook, the Oregon police shooting case is still very much alive

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    May 6, 1999

    Dead, Dead, Dead

    The police killings of Pedro Oregon, Ida Lee Delaney and Byron Gillum

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    October 29, 1998

    Investigating the Investigation

    Critical of no-bill, Oregon grand juror wants to go to feds

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    July 9, 1998

    The Party Boys

    Politics pulls out the hard "soft" cash, Houston-style

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    December 19, 1996
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    December 28, 1995