Austin's Morning Show

Allison Flood Lesh wants a divorce. She's happy to share custody of her 17-month-old daughter. At the moment, she can't have either wish. Her home state of Texas doesn't consider her to be married or a mom. Her name isn't even on the birth certificate. Those two problems "never...
Police said a California man fatally shot a woman who he claimed was ransacking his home, reports CBS Los Angeles. Authorities are investigating whether 80-year-old Tom Greer, of Long Beach, Calif., shot the unidentified woman in self-defense, according to the station. On...
A Pennsylvania doctor is being hailed a hero today after he seriously injured a patient who went on a shooting spree in his office. Dr. Lee Silverman, a psychiatrist, told police that the patient, identified as Richard Plotts, fatally shot a caseworker at their hospital complex...
A pair of dogs attacked and mauled to death a man as he jogged down a quiet, dirt road in rural Michigan. Craig Sytsma, 46, of Livonia died of his injuries Wednesday night at a local hospital, police in Metamora Township said. "He was jogging, doing what everybody else does out...
The head of the IRS confirmed Wednesday that investigators looking into missing emails from ex-agency official Lois Lerner have found and are reviewing "backup tapes" -- despite earlier IRS claims that the tapes had been recycled. IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, testifying...
The Coweta Police Department is investigating after someone posted a video on a social media site reportedly showing a man stealing items from a Wal-Mart store. The video, posted on Anthony Smith’s personal Facebook page, has been shared more than 3,258 times since being...
A Minnesota man says he and his two children were asked to get off a Southwest Airlines flight and were not allowed back on the plane until he deleted an uncomplimentary tweet about a gate agent. Duff Watson told WCCO-TV that he was flying home to Minneapolis from Denver Sunday...
Even with a federal subsidy to help cover the cost, Gloria Spottswood has had to squeeze her household budget to afford the health insurance she bought this year through the Affordable Care Act. Ms. Spottswood, who is 56 and works in food service, signed up for a CareFirst Blue...
Esther Vasquez arrived in this dusty town in southern Mexico on a recent day to jump a freight train with her young son in hopes of eventually making it into the U.S. She said she hadn't been deterred by dangers, even after she and her 10-year-old son Oscar were briefly...