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Eyewitness News has obtained a new audio recording, shedding more light on how much physical labor Yates High School students can do to make up for lost class time. Multiple Yates students and parents tell Eyewitness News janitorial work should not take the place of classroom...
A Subway sandwich worker who hailed the murders of two Mississippi police officers on social media faced a fierce online backlash Sunday — and got canned from her job. Sierra (C-Babi) Mccurdy wrote on Facebook, “2 police officers was shot in Hattiesburg tonight!” according to...
The battle between mobile phone application-based businesses and state regulators fired up again this week, when the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles asked an Austin-based company that uses a mobile application as its platform to stop operating until its drivers prove they are...
An Oregon woman claims United Airlines kicked her family off a Portland-bound flight because of her teenage daughter who has autism . Juliette Beegle, 15, was diagnosed with autism just before she turned three, her mother, Donna Beegle, told ABC News. While her daughter has a...
Police are investigating a substitute teacher after he was accused of assaulting an eighth grade student. The student's mother wants the substitute teacher arrested. So far no arrests have been made, and no charges have been filed. The question remains: did the substitute...
The Fairfax County Public Schools School Board voted Thursday night to add "gender identity" to its nondiscrimination policy in spite of massive opposition from parents and the area’s religious community. Police were summoned to control a standing-room-only crowd as board...
The Hispanic owners of a barbecue restaurant in Milliken say they plan to host a "White Appreciation Day" next month. What started as a joke is now on the calendar. Edgar Antillon and Miguel Jimenez recently purchased Rubbin Buttz BBQ on Broad Street. On June 11, they plan to...
Vergara told ABC's Good Morning America that her ex was taking advantage of her. "I don't think it's fair," she said. Meanwhile on NBC's Today Show, Loeb spoke of "moral, legal, ethical concepts" concerning lives "that we've already created". Loeb has taken legal action to gain...
The Austin City Council is weighing in on projections to add tolled express lanes on MoPac, south of Lady Bird Lake. The Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization is looking at adding the lanes between Cesar Chavez Street and Slaughter Lane. CAMPO’s long-range plan to add...