Austin's Morning Show

Temporary funding for the border surge may run out soon after troops in training right now head south. A Texas Senate hearing is breaking down how much surge operations and border issues are costing Texas. The Texas Legislative Budget Board estimates the surge effort at the...
COURTESY OF KVUE: A video posted to YouTube Tuesday morning by Progress Texas and NARAL Pro-Choice Texas featuring audio segments of an anti-abortion strategy session has once again ratcheted up tension between groups on both sides of the abortion debate. "We are committed to...
U.S. immigration officials released more than 600 undocumented immigrants with criminal convictions while the government was bracing for across-the-board spending cuts in 2013, according to a report from the Department of Homeland Security inspector general. The watchdog...
Michael Brown , an unarmed 18-year-old African American male in suburban Ferguson, Missouri, who had just graduated from high school and planned to start college, has joined a long line of blacks, especially black males, who have recently been gunned down, wrestled down and...
Colorado’s teen birth rate plummeted 40 percent between 2009 and 2013. Since 2009, the state has provided 30,000 contraceptive implants or intrauterine devices (IUDs) at low or no cost to low-income women at 68 family-planning clinics across Colorado through the Colorado Family...
Students at Texas Wesleyan University who don’t like their roommates don’t have to hold it in and resort to passive-aggressive tactics or worse this year, with the addition of a new app designed to prevent conflict. Roompact, launched this summer by a Chicago-based company,...
Hillary Clinton is giving some liberals flashbacks to 2008, and not in a good way. Progressives are wincing over Clinton’s foreign policy comments in a blockbuster interview with The Atlantic, saying her statements are excessively hawkish and reminiscent of her past support for...
Austin police hope to see quite a few kids 'chilling' this summer as part of their new campaign to highlight helping others. 'Operation Chill' kicked off Monday. At the Gus Garcia Recreation Center, Senior Police Officer Vaneza Bremner, and others from APD, are keeping a close...
President Obama must really be teed off. Hillary Rodham Clinton, his once-loyal secretary of state and his likeliest successor, has gone rogue, criticizing his foreign policy as too timid. Obama responded with not one but two rounds of golf. Read more: http://www.washingtonpost...