The Todd and Don Blog

Search parties continued looking for 11 missing along the Blanco River in Wimberley, Texas after flooding destroyed wide sections of the small town. (May 27)
The Texas Senate has passed a $300 million border security bill — one of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's priorities and part of a sweeping, $800 million border package. Senators advanced the bill Tuesday 27-4 Tuesday, then gave it final approval later by the same vote. It now heads...
The first annual Muhammad Art Exhibit and Contest will be held on Sunday, May 3, at the Curtis Culwell Center, 5-7 pm, CENTRAL TIME, in the Dallas suburb of Garland, Texas. It will be hosted by human rights and free-speech activist Pamela Geller and her organization, the...
It may have always been on his mind, but country singer Willie Nelson only recently announced he plans to create and sell his own brand of marijuana. The singer's personal brand of weed will be called Willie's Reserve and it could be available as soon as 2016. Nelson, 81,...
President Barack Obama announced the re-establishment of diplomatic relations and an easing in economic and travel restrictions on Cuba Wednesday, declaring an end to America's "outdated approach" to the communist island in a historic shift aimed at ending a half-century of Cold...
A grand jury has reached a decision on whether to indict Darren Wilson , the white Ferguson, Mo. police officer whose fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager sparked days of turbulent protests, sources close to the process said. News conferences are being prepared by the...
"Meatless Monday" is just what it sounds like: A day without meat. It's a trend happening across the nation, and Dripping Springs ISD is trying it out -- and cooking up some controversy. The international campaign encourages everyone to skip eating meat one day a week. Advocates...
Texas is the among the latest targets of social media threats of "The Purge." The phrase refers to a 2013 movie, "The Purge," and its sequel "The Purge: Anarchy," released in July. In the movies, the government declares a 12-hour period in which people can commit any crime they...