Austin's Morning News

A dispatcher for the Albuquerque Fire Department has reportedly resigned after a transcript from a 911 call showed him hanging up on a caller who was giving first aid to a 17-year-old shooting victim who later died. Matthew Sanchez was originally reassigned out of the dispatch...
Federal officials are investigating why an Allegiant Air passenger jet nearly ran out of fuel before landing at an airport that was temporarily closed to most traffic. Allegiant said Tuesday it is cooperating with the Federal Aviation Administration's investigation of the...
A Florida man was shot to death in front of his family in an apparent road rage incident captured on 911 recordings. Robert Doyle was driving his truck on Thursday in Citrus County when he apparently called 911 to say another driver was "trying to run me off the road." Meanwhile...
The Obama administration plans to restore federal funding for prison inmates to take college courses, a potentially controversial move that comes amid a broader push to overhaul the criminal justice system. The plan, set to be unveiled Friday by the secretary of education and...
Her instincts paid off. "I had a gut feeling they just looked suspicious," she said. The woman, who asked not to be identified, noticed four guys -- carrying empty backpacks -- park near the Pioneer Crossing West Pool and disappear into the neighborhood. "Probably 20 minutes...
An Oklahoma mother watched in horror as the burns her children suffered while playing outside at a daycare developed into blisters that sent them to the hospital. Shaunna Broadway, 26, of Vinita, enrolled her children in Happiness Is a Learning Center, but has now filed a police...
How much is a human egg worth? The question is at the heart of a federal lawsuit brought by two women who provided eggs to couples struggling with infertility. The women claim the price guidelines adopted by fertility clinics nationwide have artificially suppressed the amount...
A protest was planned Sunday against the man at the center of the Sandra Bland case. A large police presence was at the residence where the protest was supposed to be, but community activist Quanell X and protesters were at a different address listed for the trooper. Sky 2 flew...
It's a recipe for modern tragedy. As clothes got tighter, phones got bigger. This increased the likelihood that you might make an unknowing call to someone who might like to know exactly what you say to others. One such instance of a so-called butt-dial was ruled on last week in...