Mark and Charlie's Blog

A high school French teacher has been accused of not being able to speak the language he's been teaching his students. Albert Moyer, said that the extent of his French education was just one year in high school, according to an investigation by KHOU 11 . Moyer has been teaching...
One of the issues to be discussed at Monday's Austin Public Safety Commission meeting is the homeless population around the University of Texas and west campus. The homeless population around the university has become a key focus for the city following the killing of UT freshman...
There’s been no stop to the gusher of ride-hailing service money backing Proposition 1, as Uber and Lyft have spent an estimated $8.1 million backing the measure, new campaign finance filings released Friday show. The report from Ridesharing Works for Austin, a political action...
Even as Donald J. Trump trounced him from New Hampshire to Florida to Arizona, Senator Ted Cruz could reassure himself with one crucial advantage: He was beating Mr. Trump in the obscure, internecine delegate fights that could end up deciding the Republican nomination for...
Someone had broken into his house and walked upstairs. Gaither said he was scared, but wanted to be prepared so he grabbed a nine-millimeter hand gun. “When he was coming down the stairs, that’s when he told me he was going to kill me, f-you and all that,” Gaither said. The...
A mother in Texas is under fire for a photo showing her 7-year-old daughter riding on the back of a motorcycle. “She just looks so cute. Her little pink shoes, her little pink backpack. And she’s on a motorcycle,” the girl’s mother, Mallory Torres, told KRIS-TV . Torres says the...
APD says five officers were injured while trying to subdue Eugene Chisolm, 24, Wednesday evening. It started at around 6:15 p.m. at the Town Lake Student Apartments located at 1109 South Pleasant Valley Road. A caller told police that his roommate got in an argument with Chisolm...
Throughout the Republican Party, from New Hampshire to Florida to California, many leaders, operatives, donors and activists arrived this week at the conclusion they had been hoping to thwart or at least delay: Donald Trump will be their presidential nominee. An aura of...
The small-dollar fundraising juggernaut that has kept Bernie Sanders’s insurgent White House bid afloat far longer than anticipated has generated another unexpected impact: a financial windfall for his team of Washington consultants. By the end of March, the self-described...