Mark and Charlie's Blog

Thursday’s debate between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders offered a revealing window into the current state of the Democratic campaign and a look at two candidates who have reached the limit of their patience with each other. What started out many months ago as a relatively...
Austin Police are continuing to try and crackdown on the hands free ordinance by using buses to catch drivers on their cell phones. 19 total APD officers hit the morning rush hour Wednesday morning on I-35 south of the river. The goal was to catch people using their cell phones...
Austin police used a Capital Metro bus to catch some distracted drivers in the act on Interstate 35 Wednesday morning. An officer licensed to drive a bus was at the wheel while two others were on the look out. The initiative produced 36 citations. As soon as the two officers...
Maria Escamilla now knows more than the physical cost of nearly dying in a vicious attack at the hands of her ex-boyfriend. She now has a dollar amount after a Dallas County jury on Wednesday awarded her $40.5 million. It’s money for the 500 stitches from stab wounds to her face...
The 2016 presidential campaign is spreading anxiety and stirring racial and ethnic tensions in classrooms nationwide, according to a survey by the nonprofit Southern Poverty Law Center. Out of 5,000 comments from teachers around the country, more than 1,000 mentioned GOP front-...
The Texas teenager who killed four people and injured nine in a drunk driving crash and then avoided jail will appear in court Wednesday after violating his probation when he and his mother went on the run to Mexico in December. Affluenza teen Ethan Couch turned 19 on Monday and...
The FBI cracked a San Bernardino terrorist’s phone with the help of professional hackers who discovered and brought to the bureau at least one previously unknown software flaw, according to people familiar with the matter. The new information was then used to create a piece of...
More than half of the record spending on negative advertising during the 2016 presidential primary has been directed at a single candidate, Donald J. Trump , a barrage that threatens to undermine his candidacy even as he continues to march toward the Republican nomination. Of...
A source close to the investigation told KFOX14 a Las Cruces firefighter faces discipline up to unpaid leave after his wife was photographed breast-feeding while wearing his uniform. The firefighter did not want to be identified. The photo is part of a series by El Paso...