Topic: Houston Chronicle Publishing Company
In some cases, stadium debt outlasts the teams that play in them - and sometimes even the stadium itself.
04/19/2010 12:34 pm
The post office is open, most banks are, and the stock market isn't. Good Friday, it turns out, is an observance that businesses and institutions treat differently.
04/02/2010 02:50 pm
Thursday is Census Day – the bureau's 'target date' for Americans to mail back their 2010 census form. But census takers won't start rounding up noncompliers for another month.
04/01/2010 04:55 pm
Annise Parker, who is openly gay, was elected mayor of Houston Saturday. It makes Houston the largest US city to elect a gay or lesbian mayor.
12/13/2009 10:44 am
First set up by the Shah of Iran in the 1970s, the Alavi Foundation's alleged links to Iran have been under the scrutiny of federal investigators for years.
11/14/2009 12:00 am
Now marijuana, cocaine, LSD, and heroin will be tolerated for personal use. It's part of a bid to free up resources and jail space so that authorities can focus efforts on big-time traffickers.
08/24/2009 01:00 am
At the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner -- the "nerd prom" -- Hollywood celebrities mix with the politically powerful.
05/09/2009 01:00 am
'25 Random Things About Me' might be just what we need right now.
02/18/2009 12:00 am
At least 35 people were killed in 24 hours in the worst spate of bloodshed yet this year.
02/11/2009 12:00 am
02/10/2009 12:00 am