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When the Obama administration launched a sweeping policy to reduce harsh prison sentences for nonviolent drug offenders, rave reviews came from across the political spectrum. Civil rights groups and the Koch brothers praised Obama for his efforts, saying he was making the...
A Star Wars -esque innovation promises to put at least some of the nightmarish traffic on Texas’ most clogged roadways — I-35, I-45, and I-10 — in our rearview mirrors. On Thursday, April 6, a company called Hyperloop One named a proposed high-speed, L-shaped route linking...
Getty Images / Spencer Platt Bill O’Reilly has not had a great week. The revelation that he has settled five different sexual harassment lawsuits led to dozens upon dozens of major sponsors pulling their ad spots from his show, to the point that commercial breaks on Thursday...
After 16 hours of debate, the Texas House early Friday morning voted to approve a $106.8 billion two-year state budget in a 129-18 vote. The final tally of legislators supporting the budget was well above the 100-vote threshold the House needed to meet a state constitutional...
(Photo provided by U.S. Navy via AP)' (Photo provided by U.S. Navy via AP) PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The United States blasted a Syrian air base with a barrage of cruise missiles Thursday night in fiery retaliation for this week's gruesome chemical weapons attack against civilians...
The so-called “nuclear option” for Republican senators to get Neil Gorsuch confirmed as new Supreme Court Justice, by eliminating the filibuster has gone through. In 2013, Democrats pulled a similar move to bust through a Republican blockade of President Barack Obama’s cabinet...
Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry has been added to a core group within the National Security Council in a shakeup of members announced on Wednesday. Perry, the secretary of energy , was one of several officials added to the principals committee, the primary group of policy-makers...
President Donald Trump said in his inaugural address: “We’ve defended other nation’s borders, while refusing to defend our own.” I couldn’t agree more. Today, the question is: Will we add yet another commitment to defend yet another foreign country? For decades, NATO has been an...
Back in February 2016 the district put cameras on the buses to catch stop arm violators. They were hoping they would see a steady decrease, but that didn't happen. “We're consistently averaging 1,000 violations a month or more,” said Chief Eric Mendez, Austin ISD Police Dept...