Austin's Morning Show

E ric Kennie is a Texan. He is as Texan as the yucca plants growing outside his house. So Texan that he has never, in his 45 years, travelled outside the state. In fact, he has never even left his native city of Austin. “No sir, not one day. I was born and raised here, only...
News outlets and privacy advocates reacted sharply Tuesday to the revelation that the FBI in 2007 tricked a school-bombing suspect into revealing his whereabouts by getting him to click on a link to a fake Associated Press article infected with tracking software. “We are...
David T. Fagan has eight kids and his oldest daughter is a senior in high school–and he hasn’t saved a penny for his children’s college education. But Fagan isn’t stressing. In fact, Fagan says he would prefer it if his children didn’t go to college at all. Fagan and his wife...
Videos were released Tuesday showed Williamson County Commissioners admitting to asking job candidates about abortion, religion and gay marriage, as more people came forward and said they too were asked similar questions. A constable candidate filed a lawsuit against the county...
The attorney for the family of a teenage girl who was sexually solicited by a onetime youth pastor at Second Baptist Church demanded on Tuesday that the organization temporarily stop sending youth ministers into public schools. Cris Feldman, who is representing the parents of...
A pastor at an Amarillo church could face up to six months in prison after getting caught with a prostitute in a Motel 6. Texas Department of Public Safety officers arrested Cameron Tate Reeves, a 34-year-old pastor at Hillside Christian Church's Hillside Canyon campus since...
The White House would not say Monday whether President Obama thinks U.S. troops returning from the Ebola hot zone in West Africa should be quarantined, as the U.S. Army unilaterally imposed that policy on its own troops and the Joint Chiefs of Staff recommended the rest of the...
Austin has a $1.5 million light rail campaign. So far. The four political action committees fighting it out over the city’s $1 billion rail-and-roads ballot proposal — one group for it, three against — reported another $706,000 of donations and loans over the past month. As both...
Colorado residents are urging a restaurant owner to change the name of his business due to its 'social context.' Pete Turner, owner of 'Illegal Petes', a Boulder-based restaurant chain serving oversized burritos, listened to a concerned crowd in Fort Collins Wednesday as they...