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Monday, Mar 22, 2010

STP Rock SXSW

STP Rock SXSW

After a twenty year [on-and-off] relationship, Stone Temple Pilots are back and rocking more than ever.

Friday, Mar 19, 2010

SXSW Digital Finds: Free Downloads, Skip Bar Lines

SXSW Digital Finds: Free Downloads, Skip Bar Lines

Music-goers are buzzing about digital features that are making their lives easier.

Friday, Mar 19, 2010

Das Racist: Totally Juvenile or Culturally Incisive?

Das Racist: Totally Juvenile or Culturally Incisive?

Das Racist: all the charisma and energy of a boy band with none of the choreography.

Friday, Mar 19, 2010

Alex Chilton's Death Resonates at SXSW

Alex Chilton's Death Resonates at SXSW

Tragedy mars opening day at South By Southwest.

Thursday, Mar 18, 2010

No SXSW Badge, No Worries

No SXSW Badge, No Worries

No SXSW badge? No problem!

Thursday, Mar 18, 2010

'Ponch" Offers SXSW Traffic Tips

'Ponch" Offers SXSW Traffic Tips

With two reasons to celebrate Wednesday night - opening day of the South by Southwest music festival and St. Patrick's Day - fans of both have flocked to Sixth Street.

Thursday, Mar 18, 2010

"I Was Just a Kid Who Loved Music"

"I Was Just a Kid Who Loved Music"

Legendary singer/songwriter Smokey Robinson was the featured keynote speaker at Day Two of the South by Southwest music festival. More than 300 music fans packed the standing-room only interview, conducted...

Wednesday, Mar 17, 2010

White Stripes Documentary Opens to 700 Person Army

White Stripes Documentary Opens to 700 Person Army

A huge line at the historic Paramount Theater in downtown Austin helped open SXSW.

Wednesday, Mar 17, 2010

SXSW Attendees Greeted with Live Music at Airport

SXSW Attendees Greeted with Live Music at Airport

In the the "Live Music Capital of the World," even the airport is filled with live music.

Tuesday, Mar 16, 2010

SXXpress Eases Long Lines Bemoaned by Filmgoers

SXXpress Eases Long Lines Bemoaned by Filmgoers

A sneak peek of what's been going on a SXSW before music kick off Wednesday.

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Dallas ISD: Gun Accidentally Goes Off in 3rd Grade Classroom
Dallas ISD: Gun Accidentally Goes Off in 3rd Grade Classroom

Students at Dallas' Elisha M. Pease Elementary School went home Friday with letters informing parents that a gun accidentally fired in a third grade classroom the day before.

Rain Chances Return to North Texas Saturday
Rain Chances Return to North Texas Saturday

A big weekend for shopping and holiday events, but you should be prepared to have the umbrellas or rain coats ready.

NBC 5's Pat Doney's Son Says 1st Words Using Eye-Gaze Device
NBC 5's Pat Doney's Son Says 1st Words Using Eye-Gaze Device

Technology is giving a voice to people living with the most severe forms of cerebral palsy. NBC 5's Pat Doney's son used the tablet for the first time to tell his mother "I love you."

Meredith Land Surprises Daughter With Rescue Puppy
Meredith Land Surprises Daughter With Rescue Puppy

NBC 5 anchor Meredith Land surprises her daughter with a rescue puppy for Christmas.

With Rubio, Corker Onboard, GOP Finalizes Huge Tax Package
With Rubio, Corker Onboard, GOP Finalizes Huge Tax Package

After weeks of quarrels, qualms and then eleventh-hour horse-trading, Republicans revealed the details of their huge national tax rewrite late Friday — along with announcements of support that all but guarantee...

Dallas County Reports First Flu Death of the Season
Dallas County Reports First Flu Death of the Season

Dallas County health officials have confirmed the county's first flu-related death of the season Friday.