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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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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 ...


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 ...


Failing Upward

Shoplifting arrest leads to undie-lievable endorsement deal for Dallas Cowboy

By Claire St. Amant

Suffice it to say that Dallas Cowboy running back Joseph Randle has had an eventful — albeit unusual — week. First, the second-year player out of Oklahoma State ran for 52 yards ...


Links We Love

Drunk J. Crew models, bulldogs shaming owners 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 ...


Ebola Update

Dallas hospital worker quarantined on cruise ship for Ebola monitoring

By Claire St. Amant

An employee from Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas is now quarantined on a cruise ship off the coast of Belize for Ebola monitoring. The woman, who boarded the cruise ship ...


Links We Love

Mark Zuckerberg donates $25 million to fight Ebola 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 ...


Ebola Update

Dallas Ebola victims get shipped off to more experienced hospitals outside Texas

By Claire St. Amant

Two Dallas nurses who contracted Ebola while caring for Thomas Eric Duncan at Texas Health Presbyterian in Dallas are being transferred to more experienced hospitals for care. Amber Vinson has ...


Cowboys In The Courtroom

Sexual assault lawsuit between Jerry Jones and former stripper is over

By Claire St. Amant

A month after it was characterized as a "frivolous extortion attempt," the sexual assault lawsuit former stripper Jana Weckerly filed against Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has been dismissed — at ...


Legal Wrangling

Supreme Court steps in to allow Texas abortion clinics to remain open

By Claire St. Amant

Less than two weeks after a federal appeals court upheld Texas' controversial new abortion law, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling partially blocking its enforcement. The October 14 ...


Snow In Texas

$215 million resort will bring world's longest indoor ski run to Texas

By Claire St. Amant

If all goes according to plan, the Dallas suburb of Grand Prairie will have a grand new addition in 2018. Dubbed The Grand Alps, the $215 million development is an ...


Ebola Update

Third case of Ebola in Texas: Second Dallas hospital employee tests positive for virus

By Claire St. Amant

A second health care worker has tested positive for Ebola, the Texas Department of State Health Services announced October 15. The unidentified employee at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital was part ...


Cowboys Behaving Badly

Dallas Cowboys player arrested for shoplifting a pair of underwear from Dillard's

By Claire St. Amant

Knocking off the defending Super Bowl champs apparently wasn't enough excitement for Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle. Just 24 hours after Dallas was celebrating on the field in ...


Ebola Update

Ebola survivor donates blood to Texas nurse infected with virus

By Claire St. Amant

Dr. Kent Brantly, the Fort Worth doctor who survived Ebola, has donated blood to a Dallas nurse who recently contracted the virus, widespread media reports indicate. Brantly previously donated blood ...


Links We Love

Why hugging should be stopped, Ghostbusters 3 rumors 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 ...


Big Money

AT&T fined $105 million for tricky hidden fees, unauthorized 'love tips' texts and more bad behavior

By Claire St. Amant

The Federal Trade Commission has reached a settlement with Dallas-based AT&T for an unprecedented $105 million. The October 8 agreement stems from unauthorized charges that AT&T levied on ...


Medical News

Ebola claims first victim in U.S.: Thomas Eric Duncan dies in Dallas

By Claire St. Amant

The first U.S. case of Ebola has ended in death, health officials said. In a statement, Texas Health Presbyterian in Dallas confirmed that Thomas Eric Duncan died on October ...


Links We Love

Lebron's $17M mansion, Fresh Prince of Bel-Air nostalgia 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 ...


Religious Controversy

Texas megachurch slapped with sexual abuse lawsuit over youth pastor's behavior

By Claire St. Amant

A Texas family is suing Second Baptist Church in Houston for its alleged role in the sexual assault of a then 12-year-old girl. The lawsuit, filed last week in Harris ...


Ebola-Inspired Action

Texas creates new task force to combat Ebola virus and other infectious diseases

By Claire St. Amant

On October 6, Texas Governor Rick Perry announced the creation of a new state task force to combat infectious diseases. The group will build on current efforts to prepare for ...


Links We Love

Best baby Halloween costumes, Adam Sandler anger 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 ...


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