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Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump has released his specific plan for immigration reform . In the 6-page report titled "Immigration Reform That Will Make America Great Again," Trump is calling for an end to birthright citizenship , saying it "remains the biggest...
On Aug. 19, the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration begins its annual “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign, running for three weeks through the Labor Day weekend—a time of year when drunken-driving fatalities typically surge. Over the past generation, we’ve...
A woman who alleges Harris County sheriff's deputies held her down for a cavity search in a Texaco parking lot contends her rights were violated in a complaint filed Thursday with the sheriff's office, her attorney said. Charnesia Corley , 21, of Spring, alleges deputies...
Lynnette Hardaway and Rochelle Richardson, the duo making up “The Viewers View,” are back, and now they're making a direct appeal to African-American voters on behalf of Donald Trump.
A family is outraged and heartbroken, after their neighbor says he shot and killed their dog. Kim Lasyone says this past weekend she and her husband returned from a vacation to learn their 4-year-old Rottweiler, Mia, was dead. Lasyone said Mia was never an aggressive dog. “She...
Listeners called into "Austin's Morning News, with Mark & Ed" and shared their opinion about Universal Pictures suggestion that local movie theaters hire security for the weekend premiere of "Straight Outta Compton"
Universal Pictures is offering to reimburse theaters for security guards during opening-weekend screenings of “Straight Outta Compton,” according to several theater executives. The unusual step was prompted by a combination of recent attacks against moviegoers, continuing racial...
A controversial early morning search of a Pflugerville home prompts a complaint against four Travis County Deputies. The tense confrontation with the Deputies took place August 2nd. It was recorded on a cellphone by Tori Thayer. "I was dumbfounded, honestly I'd never imagine...
Facial recognition software, which American military and intelligence agencies used for years in Iraq and Afghanistan to identify potential terrorists, is being eagerly adopted by dozens of police departments around the country to pursue drug dealers, prostitutes and other...