Austin's Morning Show

The teacher called her to the front of the physical education class to be weighed. She is 13. She does not like to weigh herself. She especially does not like to be weighed in front of her class. So Ireland Hobert Hoch said no. The teacher said yes. Others in the class told her...
When Gov. Rick Perry tried to force a district attorney from office for drunken driving, he cited outrage at her behavior and a loss of confidence in her ability to do the job. But on his own staff, Perry has hired and promoted a top adviser with three intoxication offenses on...
Bellaire school officials planned to inform parents on Wednesday night of a sexual assault that was reported at the school almost a month ago. School Principal Michael McDonough said parents would be receiving an audio message about the Oct. 13 incident. He declined to answer...
A graduate student has sued a textile company for refusing to hire her for a two-month internship because she uses medical marijuana to treat frequent and debilitating migraine headaches, a decision her lawyer calls discrimination. Christine Callaghan, who is studying textiles...
The divorced parents of a 21-year-old woman have been ordered to contribute $16,000 a year toward their estranged daughter's college tuition, according to a report on 6ABC.com. Neither Michael Ricci nor Maura McGarvey have seen their daughter Caitlyn Ricci in two years except in...
The Justice Department is scooping up data from thousands of mobile phones through devices deployed on airplanes that mimic cellphone towers, a high-tech hunt for criminal suspects that is snagging a large number of innocent Americans, according to people familiar with the...
With students off for the Veterans Day holiday, a simulated school shooting at a Methuen grammar school on Tuesday showed what "active shooter" technology could do to help police catch a gunman if the horrible threat ever strikes as it has at other schools across the country. In...
Hundreds of seniors at a Colorado high school refused to take a statewide test Thursday and protested outside, criticizing standardized testing and collecting food and school supplies for charity. Only nine of Fairview High School's 530 seniors took the Colorado Measures of...
A network of female beggars on the streets of New York have been exposed as working together using young children to appeal for cash while refusing available city services for shelter and food. An investigation by NBC New York followed the group of at least nine women for one...