Mark and Charlie's Blog

Donald Trump’s campaign is planning to drop up to $10 million on its biggest ad buy to date, hammering Democratic rival Hillary Clinton on her economic proposals in a slew of battleground states. The Republican nominee is trying to make up for lost time in the ad wars, after...
Hillary Clinton slammed Donald Trump and issued a strong defense of the Clinton Foundation Wednesday amid the Republican nominee's claims that she used public office for personal gain. Speaking to CNN's Anderson Cooper in her first national news interview in nearly a month,...
Entering to sustained applause, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump told his Austin audience that “the people of Texas are proud, they’re independent and they are free. There is no better place to deliver the message I have to deliver tonight.” “Tonight’s message is...
Pinellas Park, Florida, isn’t the kind of place where you'd expect to gain insight about the future of mass transit. The suburb of Tampa is as car-crazy as your average stretch of Floridian sprawl—the local landmarks include the Tampa Bay Automobile Museum and a drag racing...
Colin Powell is pushing back on reports suggesting that he might have given Hillary Clinton the idea to use a private email account as Secretary of State, telling media outlets that "her people are trying to pin it on me." Powell made the comments at an event Saturday in East...
Austin City Councilman Don Zimmerman is under fire after he took aim at a group of Hispanic students that were at a city council meeting with their parents who were asking for more funding for after-school programs at public schools. According to KVUE news partner the Austin...
Target Corp. said it will spend $20 million to add a private bathroom to each of its stores by next year, following customer protests over its policy allowing transgender individuals to use whichever restroom corresponds with their gender identity. Most of Target's 1,797...
Ford Motor Co. plans to release a fully driverless car without a steering wheel or pedals in the next five years, the latest salvo in a technological arms race engulfing the global auto industry. The Dearborn, Mich., auto maker on Tuesday said it would initially target ride-...
Jessie Harbeck and her mother, Debra Harbeck, just wanted to celebrate with drinks the night before Jessie’s 22nd birthday in January. Hours later, Jessie ended up spending part of her birthday taking her mother off life support after the highly intoxicated woman choked during a...