The Mail Bag: Mayor of Sunnyvale Says His Town Doesn’t Exclude Blacks

In our current issue, Thomas Korosec wrote about a series of racial and housing discrimination lawsuits that have been brought against Sunnyvale. The headline and subhead of the story: “The Whitest Town in North Texas: How Sunnyvale has successfully fought for 24 years to keep black people out.” Jim Phaup, the mayor of Sunnyvale wrote […]

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That Time Craig James Could Have Had a Bunch of Mark Cuban’s Money

Missed this over the weekend, but it’s worth drawing attention to. The DMN has the (behind-the-paywall) story of how in 1995 Craig James was all set to invest in Mark Cuban’s company, which was called AudioNet back then. That was before AudioNet became Broadcast.com, and before Cuban sold the company for $5.9 billion worth of […]

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Leading Off (3/6/12)

New Development in John Wiley Price Case. It happened back in December, but ABC Channel 8 is reporting that federal agents intercepted a $50,000 payment to Price from a local contractor in a transaction that government records list as an “unlawful activity.” Woman Makes Most-Wanted List. For the first time in a decade, a woman […]

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