Mark and Charlie's Blog

The head of the Republican National Committee braced the party faithful Sunday for what could be the first contested nominating convention in generations, suggesting increasing odds of a showdown this summer over Donald Trump’s candidacy. Read More
The capture of accused Paris attacker Salah Abdeslam yielded crucial insight into how he used local connections to hide in the Belgian capital for months and led to his admission he was preparing to strike again, officials said. Read More
A 911 call at 5:05 p.m. Sunday about a man wielding a knife outside a business on the Interstate 35 frontage road in North Austin led to what police described as a wild, hours-long chase in which the man dodged traffic to cross the highway, received a shotgun wound to the...
Six-year-old Lexi has only ever know Summer and Rusty Page as her parents. But any day now the Santa Clara, California, child could be legally ripped from her loving foster home despite Rusty and Page's fight to keep her with them. Lexi is one-and-a-half per cent Choctaw Native...
The KVUE Defenders have learned the autopsy and drug screening for the 17-year-old shot and killed by an Austin police officer in February are done, but are not immediately being released to the public. Williamson County Justice of the Peace Dain Johnson tells KVUE’s Tony...
Of all the ways Donald Trump has shocked the political system, one of the most significant is how he wins primary after primary with one of the smallest campaign budgets. He still doesn’t have a super PAC . He skimped on ground organization and field offices. Most important, he...
Law enforcement officers in the United States are increasingly buying professional liability insurance policies amid worries they may be sued for their on-duty actions, the Fraternal Order of Police, the biggest U.S. police union, told Reuters. Between July 2014 and July 2015,...
“We took the third row seats, we put them in the car and we left,” Rodriguez said. “We didn’t see no one outside, so we thought we got away with it, y'know?” Rodriguez says he and Cruz didn’t know anyone was on to them until they left the complex and were driving south on Marsh...
SXSW brings big business to the short-term rental market in Austin. Austin Code Department's STR investigators are out checking on renter's who have received complaints and operators with expired licenses. KEYE TV went with code during Thursday's checks and caught several people...