Austin’s Wildflower Center blooms with massive light art installation

Austin’s Wildflower Center blooms with massive light art installation

Of the many great things that come with living in Austin, wildflowers are perhaps the grandest, and without any cost beyond preservation. All of Texas appreciates these blooms, and the city’s Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at the University of Texas serves at the state’s official botanical garden and arboretum. This fall, an … Read more

Dallas visits New York after Ionescu’s 31-point outing

Dallas visits New York after Ionescu’s 31-point outing

Dallas Wings (1-1) at New York Liberty (1-2, 1-2 Eastern Conference) New York; Sunday, 2 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: New York hosts the Dallas Wings after Sabrina Ionescu scored 31 points in the New York Liberty’s 92-86 overtime loss to the Indiana Fever. New York finished 12-20 overall a season ago while going 7-9 at … Read more

Pregnant woman sues Travis Scott for wrongful death after losing her baby after Astroworld concert

Pregnant woman sues Travis Scott for wrongful death after losing her baby after Astroworld concert

A woman who says she lost her pregnancy as a result of injuries sustained during the Astroworld Festival crowd-crush is suing Travis Scott and the festival organizers for the wrongful death of her unborn baby.  Shanazia Williamson and her husband Jarawd Owens of Dayton, Ohio, say they were expecting a child when they attended the Astroworld Festival … Read more

See Inside Lora Reynolds’s Custom-Designed Austin Home, Where Top-Flight Art Coexists With Pets, Kids, and Everyday Life

See Inside Lora Reynolds’s Custom-Designed Austin Home, Where Top-Flight Art Coexists With Pets, Kids, and Everyday Life

Lora Reynolds learned how to be a collector from the best. The Austin-based gallerist has sat down with greats ranging from Dominique de Menil to Ed Ruscha to witness how they live with art.  Today, she is applying the lessons she learned in a brand new, custom-built home with panoramic views designed by Stonefox, the … Read more

Banned books section opening soon at El Paso Public Libraries – KFOX El Paso

Banned books section opening soon at El Paso Public Libraries – KFOX El Paso

Banned books section opening soon at El Paso Public Libraries  KFOX El Paso

Superintendent removing books for sexual content, but opponents say it is educational – WKRC TV Cincinnati

Superintendent removing books for sexual content, but opponents say it is educational – WKRC TV Cincinnati

Superintendent removing books for sexual content, but opponents say it is educational  WKRC TV Cincinnati Constables investigate book complaint at Granbury High School  CBS News View Full Coverage on Google News

Mickey Gilley, the country music hitmaker and an inspiration behind Urban Cowboy, is dead at 86

Mickey Gilley, the country music hitmaker and an inspiration behind Urban Cowboy, is dead at 86

Mickey Gilley, the country music singer with a string of hits in the 1970s and ’80s, has died at age 86. The Mayor of Pasadena, Texas, Jeff Wagner announced that the singer had died on Saturday while ‘surrounded by his loved ones.’ Gilley helped put the city near Houston on the map when he opened … Read more

Man gets life for killings in California, Texas

Man gets life for killings in California, Texas

LOS ANGELES — A man who pleaded guilty to a series of Southern California attacks that killed five men and injured seven others was sentenced Friday to life in prison without possibility of parole. Ramon Escobar, 50, received multiple life sentences after entering guilty pleas to murder with special circumstances and attempted murder. In a … Read more