At the University of Texas at Austin, there are calls to take down a statue of the Confederate president on campus.
We’ve not even hung the Halloween lanterns and retailers are already thinking of ways to lure us in for Christmas shopping.
How about a $249 amethyst necklace for free? All you have to do is pay $24.95 in shipping.
That deal is from the online jewelry store Stauer, their president Michael Bisceglia told the AP they’ll lose money on the deal but with a similar offer in the past, customers bought more jewelry. Bisceglia says “in this economy, you have to be outrageous.” And other retailers are following suit.
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From controversial new textbooks to a Maverick family reunion, here are stories from Jeremy Hobson's week in Houston and San Antonio.