Austin's Morning Show

Christmas and Easter have been stricken from next year’s school calendar in Montgomery County. So have Yom Kippur and Rosh Hashanah. Montgomery’s Board of Education voted 7 to 1 Tuesday to eliminate references to all religious holidays on the published calendar for 2015-2016, a...
A new mother is fighting for custody of her son, who she hasn't been alone with since he was 12 days old, because of her vegan beliefs. Sarah Markham's baby was taken from her because she opted not to take him to the hospital when he was losing weight. Instead, she told...
Gov. Jay Nixon on Tuesday tried to reassure residents that the public will be safe no matter the outcome of a grand jury decision on whether to charge an officer in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown. “To all Missourians, to people around the country and around the world, we...
A new YouTube video gives a terrifying portrayal of the vulnerability of drunk women - and the shocking lengths that some men will go to in order to take advantage of their inebriated state. The video, which was created by social media entrepreneur Stephen Zhang, follows a young...
This is the shocking moment a shopper watched a pregnant woman and her young son beg for money - before getting into a Mercedes Benz and driving away. Melissa Smith, from San Diego, California, had witnessed the expectant mother and her child panhandling outside Eastlake Village...
T his season, the National Football League is attempting the impossible, a reasoned but dubious mission that has already tripped up an institution as venerable as the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, municipalities as large as New York City and...
He left open a loophole: The services have until Jan. 1, 2016, to prove women can’t perform a particular combat job and request an exemption. “We want to collect the data and do the research before we open the positions,” said Capt. Maureen Krebs, a Marine Corps spokeswoman, “...
A Texas bus driver was fired after too much show and tell. Weatherford cops busted Mayford Davis, 69, for sunbathing naked next to a middle school, authorities said. “I believe he said he chose the spot because there wasn’t anyone around, and he’d done it often,” Weatherford...
It's not every day you see a duck walking the crosswalk, but that's what several drivers in Fort Lee saw last Friday. It was all part of a decoy program to catch drivers who aren't yielding to pedestrians. But some are saying it's not fair and that they were tricked. River Edge...