Austin's Morning Show

A federal appeals court panel has ruled that the University of Texas can continue using race in its undergraduate admissions. A 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel in New Orleans ruled 2-1 Tuesday that barring the University of Texas from "limited use of race" would hurt...
The state attorney general’s office moved swiftly Tuesday, vowing to challenge a court ruling that’s expected to force Texas to issue license plates decorated with the Confederate battle flag. A federal appeals panel ruled 2-1 Monday that the Department of Motor Vehicles had...
A 13th Court of Appeals judge apparently attempted to avoid arrest Saturday by flashing her badge and telling a policeman that he “was ruining her life and career,” according to police records. McAllen police arrested Justice Nora Longoria — who serves on the 13th Court of...
Yet another technology executive is being accused of sexual harassment. But these allegations are a little different from the recent tales of inappropriate behavior among male founders and high-tech execs. Last week, Yahoo software engineer Nan Shi filed a lawsuit that named...
Rep. Kay Granger (R-Texas), who along with other lawmakers met with leaders of Central America over the weekend, said that those officials “want their children back.” “This is not an immigration problem, this is a crisis,” Granger said on “Fox and Friends” Tuesday after she...
Planned Parenthood will open a new abortion clinic next month in Dallas that it says will meet the structural standards of an ambulatory surgical center, as required under a tougher state law. In September, all Texas abortion clinics have to comply with additional standards,...
Spend more than 6 minutes a day in the bathroom at Chicago's WaterSaver Faucet company and you'll face disciplinary measures. That's what a union contends the manufacturer is pulling: timing bathroom breaks and warning employees when they can't beat the clock. The union,...
Seven educators from across the state began training on Monday to be the first armed school marshals in Texas. The class at Tarrant County College, which includes educators from rural districts to urban-area schools, will go through 80 hours of training that covers gun use,...
Shoppers who thought they had no time to spare after noticing two kids in a hot jeep Monday afternoon took matters into their own hands. The incident happened at a strip center near North Fry Road and Little York. Some of them tried to smash open the windows to try and free the...