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Hays County announced Monday it will expand a program to deter speeding in school zones following a pilot program in July. Hays County commissioners partnered with American Traffic Solutions in February to have a van with cameras on public property in school zones to monitor the...
Crowded. That’s how Ed Rensi remembers what life was like working at McDonald’s in 1966. There were about double the number of people working in the store — 70 or 80, as opposed to the 30 or 40 there today — because preparing the food just took a lot more doing. “When I first...
No thanks for playing. Not everyone gets a trophy in James Harrison 's house, as the Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker wrote on Instagram on Saturday. Harrison is taking away his kids' participation trophies because he wants them to "EARN a real trophy." Explaining his...
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"