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Appearing on ABC’s "Good Morning America," the two Jay John High School football players that blindsided a referee during a game in Marble Falls are sticking to their story.  The players contend they were ordered to make the ref pay for alleged racial slurs during the game.


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This weekend the University of Texas Health Science Center will host the Texas Biomedical Institute, the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, UTSA, and others for a symposium on how to get scientists to explain tough science to a general audience.


  • Teresa Evans, Director of the office of Career Development at the University of Texas Health Science Center
  • David Weiss, Dean of the Graduate School of Biomedical Science at the University of Texas Health Science Center

The ambush-style murder of Sheriff Deputy Darren Goforth at a gas station in suburban Houston on Aug. 29 has added new urgency to warnings about a growing "war on cops" in America. After the arrest of the suspect, an African-American man named Shannon J. Miles, the local district attorney called for more public support for law enforcement.

Jonathan Thorne

Last night, the GOP presidential field debated their views on many issues, but again and again the idea of constitutional changes came up.

Birthright citizenship, increasing state rights, and reigning in the Judicial and Executive branches all were focal points of the conservative debates. 

What would it take to change the constitution? What would you change?


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In a ceremony at the Bexar County Courthouse Wednesday morning, state and local officials came together to announce details of the joint funding agreement that will fun construction of Highway 281 north – without using toll lanes.

"Be sure and get out and vote - and vote for Proposition 7," Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff urged those in attendance at the announcement. Without the $300 million in transportation funds from that vote, it would be back to the drawing board for the Hwy 281 project.