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Brandon Coats knew he was going to fail his drug test. Paralyzed in a car crash when he was 16, he had been using medical marijuana since 2009 to relieve the painful spasms that jolted his body. But he smoked mostly at night, and said marijuana had never hurt his performance...
Devin, democratic supporter, called into Austin's Morning News eager to tell Sgt. Sam how ignorant he sounds on the radio. Listen to the full audio : Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis reveals in a new campaign memoir that she terminated two pregnancies for...
The moms are taking the gun control fight to Kroger's backyard! Ed and Sgt. Sam react to the news! On Thursday, Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a gun control group backed by former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's considerable financial resources, will...
The Obama administration said Friday that the United States and its allies had formed a coalition to fight Sunni militants of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, unveiling a military and political campaign that officials said could serve as a model for combating extremist...
Another lawsuit has been filed against the APD over excessive force against an African American man, days after a forum on the same topic. The attorney for Jawhari Smith says APD Officer Greg White used excessive force against, shooting him twice after Smith had already dropped...
Wake Forest University kicked off the fall 2014 semester by instituting a campus-wide online system that has the potential to restrict free speech by allowing students and staff to anonymously file reports on any occurrences they deem biased or hateful. Known as the Bias...
When a child who is not accompanied by a parent or legal guardian is apprehended by immigration authorities, the child is transferred to the care and custody of the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR). Federal law requires that ORR feed, shelter, and provide medical care for...
The Justice Department will investigate the Ferguson, Mo., police force for possible misconduct or discrimination, Attorney General Eric Holder said Thursday, diving deeper into the debate about how officers interact with minorities in the wake of last month's shooting of an...
The mother of a 15-year-old Florida high school student says her daughter was forced to wear a “shame suit” after unintentionally violating the school dress code policy. According to WLTV, student Miranda Larkin was wearing a black skirt which fell a few inches above her knee...