“Chasing the Thrill: Obsession, Death, and Glory in America’s Most Extraordinary Treasure Hunt” by Daniel Barbarisi, 2021, Knopf, 349 pages, $28
For centuries, humans have watched with fascination the systematic progression of children’s mental development. From simply looking at faces and smiling, to rolling over, to sitting, to walking and then the miracle of speaking — how does it happen? Why is it almost the same with all children?
The 149th Open Championship is in the books. Next year, the 150th will be played on the Old Course at St. Andrews, Scotland. Let me be among the first to wonder whether Tiger Woods will be able to participate. Meanwhile, here are a few parting shots from Sandwich, England. Hold the mayo!
An upper-level low pressure trough digging southwestward from the Midwest and Tennessee Valley region into Texas, a summer-time cold front expected to near the coast by tomorrow, along with ample moisture and daytime heating should bring an increase in shower and thunderstorm activity for mu…
With all of the franchise's recent miscues in mind, how did the Houston NFL team’s management roll out the 2021 campaign? Well, by announcing Wednesday that tickets for its open training camp dates will only be available to season ticket holders.
The Astros have two options: They can either blast off into greatness as they are already showing, or they can fall apart and sink to the bottom. The choice is theirs to make.
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It’s on the fringe of indie filmmaking that we find this week’s new release. It’s called “Pig” and stars Nicolas Cage, who left mainstream films about a decade ago.
A weak trough over South Texas, ample low level moisture, daytime heating and the afternoon seabreeze front will continue to provide scattered showers and thunderstorms across Southeast Texas for the foreseeable future. Due to the scattered nature of storm development, rainfall amounts will …