Austin's Morning Show

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...
Terrorists have twice attacked Canadian government targets this week, with a shooting Wednesday at the country’s parliament in Ottawa. Now Canadian and American authorities are trying to learn whether the killers acted alone or were part of a larger extremist network. The mayhem...
A self-billed social action crusade from Columbus, Ohio wants San Antonians to see an actual abortion. On Wednesday, the group, Created Equal, plans to broadcast the controversial procedure on a jumbo-tron TV screen at Alamo Plaza. The national director of Created Equal said it...