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Claire St. Amant

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Named one of Editor & Publisher’s 25 Under 35 in the newspaper industry, Claire St. Amant has written for the Wall Street Journal, Houston Chronicle and D Magazine. She has earned many writing accolades, including a Stephen Philbin Award for online legal reporting. St. Amant got her start as a reporter at People Newspapers, where she covered everything from cops and courts to education and real estate before being promoted to assistant managing editor.

A graduate of Baylor University and a returned Peace Corps volunteer, St. Amant is a native Texan who has also lived in South America and Eastern Europe. She credits surviving the Ukrainian winter to “This American Life” podcasts and Smart Wool socks.

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Get Paid While You Travel

New car-sharing biz wants to pay you to park at Dallas Love Field airport

By Claire St. Amant

If the idea of your car sitting unused for days in airport parking drives you crazy, then FlightCar might just be for you. The so-called "car-sharing company" officially launched at ...


Water Rescue

City workers save Dallas man who crashed into White Rock Creek

By Claire St. Amant

A Dallas man who crashed into White Rock Creek is now resting comfortably at a local hospital thanks to the quick actions of selfless city employees. City of Dallas spokesperson ...


Second Chances

Dallas Cowboys activate Josh Brent less than a year after manslaughter conviction

By Claire St. Amant

Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett announced Tuesday that Josh Brent will be added to the 53-man active roster. Brent was convicted of vehicular manslaughter in January for his role ...


Links We Love

Rick Ross praises pears, Shake It Off aerobics and more links we love right now

By Claire St. Amant

Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...


Military Mockery

Texas Rangers beat Navy SEAL impersonator at his own game with fake award

By Claire St. Amant

An elaborate law enforcement sting operation has led to the arrest of a 29-year-old man who was parading around North Texas as a Navy SEAL. Carlos Felipe Luna-Gonzalez is charged ...


Poor Choices

North Texas teacher to lose job for tweeting 'kill yourselves' to 'crackers'

By Claire St. Amant

Duncanville ISD has started the process to discharge an English teacher over a profanity-laced tweet. Vinita Hegwood fired off the offensive tweet on Friday, November 7. "Who the f*** made ...


This Week's Hot Headlines

Mysterious missing woman case and critic controversy lead 5 most popular stories this week

By Claire St. Amant

Editor's note: Another week has come and gone, and there's a lot we all probably missed. But we're looking out for you, kid. Here are the most ...


Campisi's Get Sued

Elderly man sues Campisi's over violent attack in Dallas parking lot

By Claire St. Amant

A 70-year-old man who was beaten within an inch of his life outside Campisi's on Mockingbird Lane in January is now suing the restaurant and two other entities for ...


Serious Store Opening

Microsoft lures customers to new NorthPark store with free Tim McGraw concert

By Claire St. Amant

When Microsoft first announced plans to open a brand-new store in NorthPark Center, the technology company was mum on the details. Now, in addition to naming an opening date of ...


Crime & Punishment

FBI nabs serial armed robber in Dallas

By Claire St. Amant

A man who admitted to robbing seven Dallas businesses in 2013 has been sentenced to 32 years in federal prison. The U.S. Attorney's Office and the Dallas FBI ...


Spa Danger

Ritz-Carlton massage therapist accused of sexually assaulting Dallas client

By Claire St. Amant

A woman who regularly received massages at the Ritz-Carlton Spa in Dallas is accusing her massage therapist of sexual assault. Roderic Henderson, 37, was arrested May 2 for an incident ...


Missing Person Investigation

Disturbing new details emerge about man last seen with Christina Morris

By Claire St. Amant

According to a newly released search warrant affidavit, the last man seen with Christina Morris lied to police, scrubbed his car clean and had visible injuries in the days after ...


Radio Rumblings

Texas Rangers leave ESPN Radio for 105.3 The Fan

By Claire St. Amant

After a lackluster 2014 season, the Texas Rangers are turning over a new leaf — in one respect, at least. The Rangers have entered into a new multi-year agreement with CBS ...


Links We Love

Being Bill Murray, Alex from Target and more links we love right now

By Claire St. Amant

Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...


Unusual Lawsuits

Judge backpedals on controversial ruling in favor of Fort Worth mega church

By Claire St. Amant

Nearly two months after awarding a $100,000 life insurance policy to a Fort Worth mega church and not the deceased man's children, Denton County judge Robert Ramirez has ...


Links We Love

Foodies gush over McDonald's, Queen Elizabeth tweets and more links we love

By Claire St. Amant

Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...


This Week's Hot Headlines

Bullet train routes and Cattle Baron's Ball top 5 most popular stories this week

By Claire St. Amant

Editor’s note: Another week has come and gone, and there's a lot we all probably missed. But we're looking out for you, kid. Here are the most ...


Disturbing News

Police discover more than 1,000 videos illegally recorded in DFW public restrooms

By Claire St. Amant

Police now believe a single man is responsible for recording more than 1,000 illegal videos in Dallas-area public restrooms. Andrew Crawford Boden, 65, was initially arrested in June on ...


Links We Love

Shia LaBeouf Live, Obama's voting booth antics and more links we love

By Claire St. Amant

Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...


Voices of TEDxSMU

TEDxSMU speaker Greg Harris talks rock 'n' roll and changing the world

By Claire St. Amant

In an industry that prides itself on being anti-establishment, Greg Harris is the man. And as the CEO of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Harris has ...


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