The Jeff Ward Show

(Ezra Shaw/Getty Images) Jordan Spieth was dressed head-to-toe in Under Armour at Augusta. Jordan Spieth won his first major championship with his wire-to-win domination at the Masters, but he wasn't the only big winner on Sunday. In January, 2013, Under Armour made 19-year-old...
Governor Scott Walker has soared to the front of Republican presidential candidates thanks largely to his reputation for fighting wasteful government spending in Wisconsin. Republican faithful across the nation envision Walker as the great hope to finally end Washington budget...
Days after we saw horrifying video of a white South Carolina cop gunning down a fleeing black man, we got our first look Thursday at video capturing parts of a July 2013 Austin police chase that ended with a fleeing black man dying from a bullet from a white officer’s gun. The...
It's one of the most common questions I get: How many people move to Austin on an average day? You've probably seen several numbers thrown around out there. But finally, I have a specific number I'm comfortable reporting. Drumroll, please: 110. That's the official number from...
A bill to allow terminally ill patients to try experimental medications was unanimously passed by the state Senate Thursday and now heads to the lower chamber. Authored by state Sen. Paul Bettencourt, R-Houston, the so-called “right to try” bill follows similar laws adopted in...
By Vincent Frank There is a lot of speculation swirling around the NFL that the Cleveland Browns may have decided to move on from 2014 first-round pick Johnny Manziel. That might be fine and dandy, but the team still needs to find a willing trade partner should it decide to...
The Smithville school district will no longer pursue the termination of a high school teacher they accused of making a racially insensitive remark in a classroom in February. The school board decided at a special meeting Tuesday that continuing the process of firing Smithville...
RICHMOND, Texas- A Houston-area teacher faces unspecified discipline for allegedly giving students anti-Muslim documents during class. Officials with the Lamar Consolidated Independent School District say the handout, with references to terrorism and beheadings, was not approved...
RICHMOND, Texas- A Houston-area teacher faces unspecified discipline for allegedly giving students anti-Muslim documents during class. Officials with the Lamar Consolidated Independent School District say the handout, with references to terrorism and beheadings, was not approved...