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The U.S. Office of Special Counsel on Thursday announced a landmark determination that the Department of the Army engaged in “frequent, pervasive and humiliating,” gender-identity discrimination against Tamara Lusardi, a veteran and civilian Army software specialist who...
Early voting for the mid-term election is underway, but one San Antonio resident has reached out to KENS 5, claiming the state's controversial voter ID law is requiring her to go to great lengths just to exercise her right to vote. Dr. Kathleen Quinn said she's lived in San...
A new attack against the billion-dollar bond on Austin's ballot is taking a much different approach on TV. The organization behind the latest ad, Citizens Against Rail Taxes (CART) is poking fun at the cost of the urban rail project. Read more: http://www.kvue.com/story/news/...
The city of Austin’s investigation of Buddha is over. He loses. He’s being evicted from a city park. “We’ve got some not good news,” Charles Vaclavik of the Parks and Recreation Department told me. Looks like the founding fathers might share some blame in this. Read more: http...
For many U.S. workers, smoking cigarettes in the office sounds like something out of a Mad Men episode. It's a relic of Corporate America's past so archaic that it's hard for many to comprehend it — like the three-martini lunch — ever really happened. But at tobacco company...
San Antonio police and city officials blocked anti-abortion activists Wednesday from bringing a projection screen onto Alamo Plaza to display graphic images of late-term abortions. Created Equal, an Ohio-based group working with San Antonio-based Love of Truth Ministries, had...
Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson and Michael Brown fought for control of the officer’s gun, and Wilson fatally shot the unarmed teenager after he moved toward the officer as they faced off in the street, according to interviews, news accounts and the full report of the St...
You’ve seen those senior class photos of kids posing with footballs and musical instruments. Now graduating seniors attending a central Nebraska school district are free to pose with firearms for their school yearbook picture, as long as it’s done tastefully. School board...
The parents of a 13-year-old girl who committed suicide last year say her death could have been prevented, if the school had informed them of the reports she was being bullied. On Tuesday, Jason and Jennifer Lambeth hit the Clark County, Nevada School District with a wrongful...