Mark and Charlie's Blog

The people of California have spoken. A Superior Court judge who was censured for having sex with two different women in his chambers easily won reelection on Tuesday. Scott Steiner toppled veteran prosecutor Karen Schatzle 56% to 44%, according to unofficial results from the...
A tourist from North Carolina was arrested after police say she poured vodka into a 7-year-old boy's eyes at a hotel pool on Monday. Rosanne Maria Kiser, 23, was lounging by the Sheraton Sand Key Hotel in Clearwater Beach when police say she became agitated with another guest –...
A Houston man was just convicted of drunken driving for the ninth time since 1980, and this time, the judge decided enough was enough. On Tuesday Judge Kathleen Hamilton of the 359th District Court in Texas sentenced Donald Middleton to life in prison, according to the...
If the Austin police chief has his way, city council will OK a contract with Vigilant Solutions for automatic license plate readers on Thursday. "This tool is for solving crimes and that is it," Chief Art Acevedo maintained. "Technology is absolutely key to being able to keep...
For the first time, consumers say they bought more of their purchases on the web than in stores, according to an annual survey of more than 5,000 online shoppers by United Parcel Service Inc. The shoppers now made 51% of their purchases on the web compared with 48% in 2015 and...
A day that could have been another victory lap for Donald Trump veered into more chaos for the new Republican standard-bearer, as he faced fury from top party leaders Tuesday and the defection of a GOP senator over racially charged comments calling into question the impartiality...
Hillary Clinton embraced her moment in history Tuesday, becoming the first woman in the 240-year life of the United States to lead the presidential ticket of a major political party. "Thanks to you, we've reached a milestone," she said during a speech in Brooklyn. "Tonight's...
House Speaker Paul Ryan ripped Donald Trump's recent remarks saying a judge presiding over a lawsuit involving his business was biased because of his Mexican heritage as "the textbook definition of a racist comment." As he stood surrounded by community activists and top House...
Bernie Sanders' campaign derided media organizations Monday night for declaring Hillary Clinton the presumptive nominee of the Democratic Party, arguing that her purported win is dependent on unpledged "superdelegates" who will not formally vote until the party's convention in...