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Yogurt Shop Murders: New DNA Test Results Reported to Defense

Attorneys for defendants Robert Springsteen and Michael Scott get results from latest round of DNA testing

Jordan Smith, Daily, Dec. 31, 2008 4:48 PM

The Gathering Forces

Pro- and anti-Craddick reps to hold rival meetings this long weekend

Richard Whittaker, Daily, Dec. 31, 2008 12:58 PM

City Hall Hustle: Top 10 Hustle Moments

It was a banner year for politics - and for the Hustle.

Wells Dunbar, Daily, Dec. 30, 2008 5:59 PM

Cornyn Goes Coleman-Boosting

Texas Senator gets involved in Minnesota recount

Richard Whittaker, Daily, Dec. 30, 2008 4:09 PM

Tragedy for Herrero Family

Sister of state rep found dead in suspicious circumstances

Richard Whittaker, Daily, Dec. 30, 2008 2:43 PM

IVAW Keeps Going

Latest news on the anti-war warriors

Richard Whittaker, Daily, Dec. 30, 2008 1:39 PM

Speaker Race by the Numbers

If 12 challengers leave the members' lobby on Jan. 13 and meet an incumbent departing his chambers at sine die ...

Richard Whittaker, Daily, Dec. 29, 2008 6:28 PM

The New Craddick Ds?

Rep. Dunnam reveals list of 64 anti-Craddick Democrats, leaving questions about those that didn't sign

Richard Whittaker, Daily, Dec. 29, 2008 1:10 PM

Season’s Closings

Feature, Dec. 26, 2008

Ike's Lessons

Galveston's land-use decisions exposed by storm's wrath

Tom Curtis, Feature, Dec. 26, 2008

Urban Planning: A Roundup

How Austin is working toward getting better by design

Katherine Gregor, Column, Dec. 26, 2008

No Relief for Rodney Reed

The piecemeal appeals process isn't doing the death row inmate any favors

Jordan Smith, Feature, Dec. 26, 2008

Reefer Madness

Are Kids Really Kicking the Habit?

Jordan Smith, Column, Dec. 26, 2008

Warm Fuzzies Follow AISD Linux Flap

All is well after a teacher's misunderstanding about open-source software sparked much unexpected ire

Justin Ward, Feature, Dec. 26, 2008

BFI Dustup: 'Council Has Done Nothing Helpful'

Landfill controversy becomes mired in confusion

Richard Whittaker, Feature, Dec. 26, 2008

Everything Under the Sun(set)

The Sunset Advisory Commission looks toward the 81st legislative session

Richard Whittaker, Feature, Dec. 26, 2008

Rick Perry Gets a Life

Perry drives anti-abortion license plate proposal

Jordan Smith, Feature, Dec. 26, 2008

Finding a Way Back Home

Who's looking out for Austin's returning veterans?

Richard Whittaker, Feature, Dec. 26, 2008

Point Austin: A Few More Shoes

An Iraqi journalist waves goodbye to the Bush era

Michael King, Column, Dec. 26, 2008

City Hall Hustle: Sleep in Heavenly Peace

Gale's farewell hymn closes the council year

Wells Dunbar, Column, Dec. 26, 2008

Naked City

News briefs from Austin, the region, and beyond

Feature, Dec. 26, 2008


Feature, Dec. 26, 2008

The Hightower Report

How to Bankrupt a Media Company and Survive; and Diminishing the Stench in Congress

Jim Hightower, Column, Dec. 26, 2008

Who is the Craddick Killer?

Republicans announce they have a consensus speaker challenger, but won't say who

Richard Whittaker, Daily, Dec. 24, 2008 1:00 PM

Gonzales and the WMDs

US Rep. Waxman condemns former AG over intelligence abuses

Richard Whittaker, Daily, Dec. 22, 2008 7:12 PM

Tragedy for Alonzo Family

Brother, nephew of Dallas state rep die in fishing accident

Richard Whittaker, Daily, Dec. 22, 2008 4:06 PM

Benkiser for RNC Co-Chair?

State Republican chair eyes joint run with former Ohio secretary of State

Richard Whittaker, Daily, Dec. 22, 2008 12:30 PM

Gale Rumor Untrue

Speculation about cause of death lead to inaccurate accusations about shelter provision

Michael King, Daily, Dec. 19, 2008 6:42 PM

Austin Energy Freezes Fuel Charge

Customers to benefit from drop in natural gas futures

Richard Whittaker, Daily, Dec. 19, 2008 3:14 PM

Memorial for Jennifer Gale Sunday

Donations should go to organizations for the homeless

Lee Nichols, Daily, Dec. 19, 2008 12:48 PM

Stop the Loss

Austin veterans turn away from Iraq and war

Richard Whittaker, Feature, Dec. 19, 2008

The Next Chapter

Three Austin-based national-security experts offer their views on how America can rebuild its reputation in Iraq and beyond

Richard Whittaker, Feature, Dec. 19, 2008

Developing Stories: Walking on Water

A roundup of Lady Bird Lake planning efforts that are all wet

Katherine Gregor, Column, Dec. 19, 2008

Wish List

Here's your chance to give back to the areas of our community that need it the most

Kate X Messer, Feature, Dec. 19, 2008

Council Blindsided on Landfill Deal

Council questions whether legal department acted appropriately in giving BFI the thumbs up on landfill expansion

Richard Whittaker, Feature, Dec. 19, 2008

Climate Outlook

We're in the critical stage of a drought, y'all

Jacob Cottingham, Feature, Dec. 19, 2008

Executions Maintain Steady Clip

When it comes to the death penalty, Texas throws caution to the wind

Jordan Smith, Feature, Dec. 19, 2008

APD Blood-Draw Plan Needles Opponents

APD moving full speed ahead on plan to draw blood from people suspected of driving while drunk

Jordan Smith, Feature, Dec. 19, 2008

Politics Gift Guide

News staff suggestions for the wonks and smartasses on your list

Feature, Dec. 19, 2008


Feature, Dec. 19, 2008

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