Austin's Morning Show

Less than a month after President Barack Obama announced his executive action on immigration reform, the country's chief executive made a concerted effort to reach out the Latino community, and assure them that his policies will not be overturned under a new administration. In...
BELLINGHAM, Wash. — The parents of three young children are petitioning child protective services, saying the state of Washington unlawfully removed the children from their home after the mother gave birth to the two youngest in an unassisted home delivery. Parents Erica May...
HOUSTON - Two Aldine High School staff members are facing criminal charges for an incident that allegedly happened during school hours, involving a special-needs student. "I have not heard about it and that classroom is across the hallway from mine and I have not heard anything...
Americans increasingly have to dig into their own pockets to pay for medical care, a shift that is helping to curb the growth in health spending by employers and the government. The trend is being accelerated by the Affordable Care Act because many private plans sold by the law’...
House Republicans took their first vote against President Barack Obama’s action on immigration on Thursday — passing a tea party bill that Hill leaders hope will offer conservatives enough catharsis to prevent a government shutdown next week. The legislation cleared the...
Protests rippled across the country Thursday, a day after a grand jury didn’t charge a New York City police officer in the death of a black man who allegedly was selling untaxed cigarettes last summer. For a second night, demonstrators gathered in New York, Washington, D.C., and...
Job actions were also planned at airports in New York, New Jersey, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Boston, Minneapolis, Oakland, Fort Lauderdale, Seattle and Atlanta. The "living wage" campaign began two years ago when workers walked off their jobs at McDonald's and Burger King in...
A Staten Island grand jury on Wednesday ended the criminal case against a white New York police officer whose chokehold on an unarmed black man led to the man’s death, a decision that drew condemnation from elected officials and touched off a wave of protests. The fatal...