Mayor Won't March In Veterans Day Parade Because Of Confederate Flag

US | Rob Shimshock
Trevor Jackson displays a Confederate flag during a rally held by Sons of Confederate Veterans in Shawnee, Oklahoma, U.S. March 4, 2017. "They are veterans and deserve to be honored," said Jackson. REUTERS/Nick Oxford - RC1DA9D711D0

‘There are people in our community that feel great pain’

Man Dressed As Santa Opens Fire On Halloween Party

US | Dave Brooks
Police tape (Shutterstock)

‘It was a holiday party’

Report: Health Violations Rampant At Abortion Clinics

Health | Grace Carr
Doctors and nurses coordinate hands. (Shutterstock/Moopixel).

‘I was appalled’

Amazon Is Not Coming; Your City Has Already Lost

op-ed | Keith Naughton
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos discusses his company's new Fire smartphone in Seattle, Washington REUTERS/Jason Redmond/Files

What does Amazon really value? Labor supply.

Protesters Turn Up In Droves To Support Illegal 'Dreamers'

US | Rob Shimshock
Protesters gather to show support for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program recipient during a rally outside the Federal Building in Los Angeles, California, U.S., September 1, 2017. REUTERS/Kyle Grillot - RC1EFBE7EF50

‘Our strength is in our diversity’

Texas Judge Rules Against State Ban On Sanctuary Cities

US | Anders Hagstrom
Texas Governor Greg Abbott speaks at Dallas's City Hall near the area that is still an active crime scene in downtown Dallas following the deaths of five police officers last night on July 8, 2016 in Dallas, Texas. (PHOTO: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Texas argues the law is ‘undoubtedly constitutional’

REPORT: Texas Teachers Unions Have Made At Least $115 Million Since 2010

US | Ted Goodman
American flag with Texas flag at state capitol building in Austin: Shutterstock/CrackerClips Stock Media.

The new report may add an additional talking point for Republican legislators

Vapers Lament Public Health 'Propaganda' As New Ban On E-Cigarettes Takes Effect

Daily Vaper | Steve Birr
A vaper exhales a puff. Copyright: Rommel Canlas/Shutterstock.com

‘I can run better, I can breathe better’

'Cynical And Unscrupulous' Vaping Critics Clamp Down On E-Cigarettes

Daily Vaper | Steve Birr
Enthusiast Brandy Tseu uses an electronic cigarette at The Vapor Spot vapor bar in Los Angeles, California March 4, 2014 REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/File Photo

‘Displacing cigarettes’

Another City Bans Public Vaping To Keep People's 'Lungs Protected'

Daily Vaper | Steve Birr
Electronic cigarettes are displayed in a shop in London, Britain on August 19, 2015. REUTERS/Neil Hall/File Photo

‘Right to breathe vape-free air’

Man Was 'Blowing Off Steam' When He Blasted Cyclist In Face With Buckshot

US | Anders Hagstrom
Alonso Solis (Screenshot/KXAN) http://kxan.com/2017/06/15/cyclist-hit-by-shotgun-blast-in-random-austin-drive-by-has-pellets-in-brain/

‘I’m pretty down right now’

'We'll See You In Court': Austin Votes To Sue Texas Over Anti-Sanctuary Law

Politics | Will Racke
Protesters march in the streets outside the Texas State Capital on 'A Day Without Immigrants' February 16, 2017 in Austin, Texas. The crowd, which grew to well over a thousand participants, marched from the Austin City Hall to the Texas State Capital. Across the country hundreds of restaurants and eateries are closing for the day to protest President Trump's immigration policies and to highlight the contributions of immigrants to U.S. business and life. (Photo by Drew Anthony Smith/Getty Images)

‘The most dangerous type of legislative threat’

Texas Cities Plan Legal Fight Against Anti-Sanctuary Law

Politics | Will Racke
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton (C) walks to a news conference outside the Supreme Court on Capitol Hill on June 9, 2016 in Washington, D.C. Paxton announced a lawsuit against the state of Delaware over unclaimed checks. (Photo by Gabriella Demczuk/Getty Images)

‘Take any legal action necessary’

Oldest Wold War II Veteran To Celebrate 111th Birthday With Whiskey, Cigars

US | Jonah Bennett
Whiskey and Cigars

‘I like any kind you’ll bring me’

Multiple Stabbings Reported At UT Austin

Daily Caller News Foundation | Saagar Enjeti
One officer died while his partner survived in the wake of a shooting Thursday afternoon in San Antonio, TX. (REUTERS/Spencer Selvidge)

‘Confirming that an injury occurred on campus’

People Were Stranded In Austin Because Of Uber And Lyft Restrictions

US | Eric Lieberman
A driver displays Uber and Lyft ride sharing signs in his car windscreen in Santa Monica, California, U.S., May 23, 2016. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson - RTSFMIV

‘Our personal apologies in letting you down’