The Todd and Don Blog

Congress Sends NSA Phone-Records Bill to Obama Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson reassigned the leader of the Transportation Security Administration and directed the agency to retrain officers and retest screening equipment in airports across the country. (June 2) IRS...
Protesters gathered outside a Phoenix mosque on Friday as police kept the two groups sparring about Islam separated on opposite sides of the street. Jon Ritzheimer, who says he believes Islam is a faith of violence, organized the rally. (May 29) Hundreds of protesters, many of...
Footage taken by a terrified Texas family the moment flash floods ripped through their cottage shows just how quickly vacations turned to calamity in the resort town of Wimberley on Saturday night. Sara Perez and her family stood on the second floor balcony overlooking their...
The Latest on flooding: Central Texas down to 13 missing (as of 5/25/15 9pm) San Marcos city spokeswoman Kristi Wyatt says 30 people whose whereabouts were previously unknown have been accounted for in Hays County, Texas, but that 13 people are still missing. Eight of those who...
A national non-profit that built a wheelchair-accessible home for a paralyzed Army veteran is 'weighing its options' but has been pictured walking. Homes for Our Troops is investigating claims that an allegedly paralyzed Afghanistan war veteran, Army specialist Justin Perez-...
A concerned mother has hit back at a 'sexist' school dress code that required sixth-grade girls to wear a 'non-white' T-shirt at a school pool party, while the boys were allowed to show skin. After reading a permission slip for her son's sixth-grade pool party, Jennifer Smith,...
Recordings of police radio traffic in the first frantic moments after violence erupted between rival biker gangs Sunday at Waco’s Twin Peaks restaurant show how quickly officers who were standing by in the area responded and how quickly the scene was secured. More on thist story...
Charlotte Brown wants to be defined by her athletic achievements, not her blindness. The 17-year-old won a bronze medal in pole vault Saturday at the Texas state high school track and field championships. (May 18)