Austin's Morning Show

POLLY ROSS HUGHES Houston Chronicle University of Texas Longhorns, listen up: Bleed orange all you like, but just do so politely. One day after claiming the ignominious title as the nation's No. 1 party school, UT launched an unrelated campaign urging sports fans to play nice...
Deborah Vanko of CODEPINK will join Austin's Morning News Tomorrow, Aug. 24th, at 8:10am to discuss the organizations goals and activities.
STEPHANIE SANDOVAL The Dallas Morning News City Council members had little to say Monday night about suggestions from two of their colleagues that they adopt measures that would make it harder for illegal immigrants to live and work in the city. But their constituents had plenty...
Pamela LeBlanc AUSTIN AMERICAN-STATESMAN Bicycle helmet laws are old hat in Washington state. Starting in 2003, Seattle required cyclists of all ages to wear a helmet. The rural areas of King County surrounding Seattle have had a helmet rule even longer — since 1994. The rule in...
Jonathan Weisman THE WASHINGTON POST The Senate's embattled immigration bill would raise government spending by as much as $126 billion over the next decade, as the government begins paying out federal benefits to millions of new legal workers and cracks down on the border, a...
DAN HARRIS ABC NEWS After 54 years of classes, a New York Sunday school teacher is getting an unexpected lesson in theology: She lost her job because of her sex. Mary Lambert, 81, has been a member of the First Baptist Church in Watertown, N.Y., for 60 years. She had her wedding...
ERIK ECKHOLM The New York Times Over the last five years, Mysheda Autry has received welfare checks and food stamps, gone through a welfare-to-work program and briefly held several jobs. She has also given birth to her second and third children. Ms. Autry, 25, with a 10th-grade...
SOUAD MEKHENNET and DEXTER FILKINS From his home on the northwest edge of this city, Muhamad al-Massari runs a Web site that celebrates the violent death of British and American soldiers. It is visited by tens of thousands of people every day, he said. Mr. Massari maintains the...
Ilene Lelchuk SFGate.com Claire and Liam Donohue are smiley 8-month-old twins with the chubby cheeks of good eaters and dark thatches of hair atop their round heads. They share a peaceful nursery with pale yellow curtains and end-to-end cribs in San Francisco's quiet Sunset...