Red River

23 Great Bets for Raw Oysters in Austin

Briny gems from the coasts<p>Nothing beats slurping down extremely fresh <b>oysters</b>, especially during the hot summer in Austin. Despite the city’s landlocked status, there are plenty of places for the shellfish. There are single briny bivalves available, sure, but why stop at that when there are dozens …

Texas

The Belcourt Announces 26-Film 'Essential Westerns' Lineup

"Even good Westerns these days tend to look like pageants," wrote late, great <i>Scene</i> editor and celebrated film critic Jim Ridley back in 2011. …

Nashville

4 Books By Native American Authors to Have On Your Radar

Rincey talks about four books by and about Native Americans that you should have on your list.Books MentionedThere There by Tommy OrangeMurder on the …

Books

Sam Smith, Magna Carda, Dan Stuart, more

OUR TOP PICKS<p>Hot tunes for hot times in the city.<p><b>Friday-Thursday: Dan Stuart’s Tour of Austin.</b> As leader of 1980s L.A. rock band Green on Red, Stuart …

Austin

Riding Mountain National Park

Canada’s last remaining early 1930s-style national parks entrance, the East Gate Registration Complex stands as a carefully maintained example of …

Travel (Canada)

Historian Kyle Longley named director of LBJ Presidential Library

The archivist of the United States has named distinguished historian Kyle Longley as only the fifth director of the LBJ Presidential Library since it …

Austin

Summer Road Trips: For The Foodies

Location: Eastern Kentucky<br>Distance; 168 miles<b>Driver: Ouita Michel</b><b></b> <i><br>Chef and Owner, Ouita Michel Family of Restaurants; Nominee, James Beard Foundation</i> …

Kentucky

Free Press Head Start for July 18

Nine months after securing the Liberal leadership, Dougald Lamont has won a seat in the Manitoba legislature, invigorating his party. Lamont, 49, …

Canadian News

Call for Proposals: Warming Huts: An Arts + Architecture Competition on Ice V.2019

COMPETITION FORMAT:<br>Warming Huts + Art Installation<br>Three teams will be selected as winners of the WARMING HUTS COMPETITION: Arts + Architecture …

University of Manitoba

Memphis Zoo Welcomes TWO Adorable Baby Sea Lions

It’s double trouble in the sea lion enclosure at the Memphis Zoo!<p>The Tennessee zoo welcomed not one, but two baby sea lions last week, upping their …

Cute Animals

Putting themselves in the forefront

There is an ever-growing challenge in the information and communication technology field to find skilled workers to keep up with what is now the …

Gender Equality

Pictures of the Day: 18 July 2018

Nelson Mandela

Will Lincoln Riley be the next OU head coach to win 100 games?

Lincoln Riley is in just his second season as Oklahoma head football coach, yet he has already established a first.<p>Oklahoma won a dozen games in 2017 …

College Sports

Wandering Grand Forks bear tranquilized and captured — but then put down

GRAND FORKS — A bear that wandered into a park near the University of North Dakota and climbed up a tree Monday was euthanized, police said Tuesday.A …

North Dakota

The Great American Odyssey

<i>In a quest to visit all 50 states before her 30th birthday, a woman discovers everything she didn’t know about the country—and a little bit about</i> …

RVs

Red River College to start construction on $95-M innovation centre

After receiving federal assurances that its funding is now secure, Red River College will begin construction this week on its $95 million Innovation …

Canadian News

Jews and the dream of indigenous peoples everywhere

Claiming that the historical land of Israel belongs to the Palestinians is like claiming the Red River area, from where my ancestors hail, belongs to …

Israel

Red River Army Depot to lay off 300 workers

The Red River Army Depot in northeast Texas plans to lay off more than 300 government or contractor employees beginning Aug. 31.<p>The depot responsible …

Business

Austin’s Hottest New Hotel Has a Lakefront Infinity Pool With the Best Views of the City

Plus, a highly-anticipated restaurant from a Top Chef winner — and even viewing areas to see the city's famed Congress Avenue Bridge bats.<p>With the …

Top Chef

LOOK: The Big 12 has a new slogan for 2018, and it's both self-deprecating and ironic

The Big 12 now boasts that it has the hardest path to the College Football Playoff<p>When it comes to #branding itself, no conference in college …

College Football

Iodine k-edge dual energy imaging reveals the influence of particle size distribution on solute transport in drying porous media

Article |<p>Open | Published: 16 July 2018<p>Salomé M. S. Shokri-Kuehni ORCID: orcid.org/0000-0003-4484-4857,<br>• Mina Bergstad,<br>• Muhammad Sahimi,<br>• Colin Webb &<br>• Nima …

Google Scholar

Oklahoma football: The most iconic number in Sooner gridiron history

There a few sports records that may forever stand the test of time. Oklahoma football owns one of them.<p>Joe DiMaggio’s 56-game hitting streak. Cal …

College Sports

Courtney Barnett brings her humble superstar vibe to Interstellar Rodeo

To say Courtney Barnett is an exceptional songwriter is an understatement — her unpretentious, gum-chewing lyrical swagger is familiar to anyone …

Edmonton

Université de Saint-Boniface celebrates bicentennial

The Université de Saint-Boniface turns 200 this year — and at the rate French immersion is growing across Manitoba, educators say there will be …

Canadian News

Environment notebook

EPA to help state remove asbestos

EPA

Deep in the Heart of Texas: Hotel Indigo Austin Downtown-University

Regardless of your reason for visiting Austin, Texas, you’ll likely want to spend some time downtown. After living in Austin for eight years, my …

Travel

10 major Oklahoma storylines, including Lincoln Riley's raise, life without Baker Mayfield, and Kyler Murray hype

This Story is About...<p>Here are 10 of the biggest Oklahoma storylines entering the season.<p><b>1. QB Kyler Murray gets drafted by the Oakland …

Sports

Homily by Cardinal Gérald Cyprien Lacroix Archbishop of Quebec Primate of Canada

You will find below the official text of the homily of Cardinal Gérald Lacroix, Archbishop of Quebec and Primate of Canada, as delivered at the …

Catholicism

10 major Texas Longhorns storylines, including the undecided QB race and new co-offensive coordinator

This Story is About...<p><i>The Texas Longhorns enter Tom Herman's second season as head coach with plenty of questions. Here are 10 of the biggest Texas</i> …

College Football

Big 12 Media Days

ESPN’s Phil Steele has ranked Texas’ LB corps as one of the nation’s best. “No, it won’t be easy replacing Malik Jefferson, but the Longhorns return …

College Sports