Smithville The superintendent of the Smithville Independent School District plans to fire a teacher because of a racially insensitive remark made to a classroom full of students last week. 08:25 AM
Legendary music venue Antone's is set to reopen this summer at a new location. The club will relocate to East Fifth Street in the Maxey Glass company building, just a few blocks from its original location. An official opening date has yet to be confirmed.
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UT's campus gets a lot of bicycle traffic with students commuting to class, but a certain set of wheels is looking to address some of the crime issues happening along "The Drag." Our Alex Stockwell explains why UTPD is focusing on patrolling this area and how they're keeping students safe.
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Cooking Traditional Texas Mexican Cuisine
The Texas Independence Day celebrations continue. This morning we're talking food, specifically Texas Mexican cuisine -- a blend of Mexican and Texas food that packs its own special punch. Our Jess Mitchell met with Chef Adan Medrano this morning to learn how to make some classic dishes. 11:43 AM
Sports Night: Horns Win OT Thriller, ESPN’s Adam Schefter Talks Cowboys
The Texas men’s basketball team pulled off a 61-59 overtime thrilled over the 14th ranked Baylor Bears Monday night at the Erwin Center. The Longhorns snapped a four-game losing streak with the win and kept their NCAA tournament hopes alive. Claire Brandon recaps a wild night at The Drum that included seven players ejected from the game in overtime. All that and more in this episode of "Sports Night." 09:55 AM
Capital Tonight: Senate Medicaid Demands, House Border Plan
The Senate lays out its demands to the federal government it wants to see before expanding Medicaid in the Texas, while the House explains its plan to secure the border. Meanwhile, a Senate committee considers tax cuts, a bill to reign in risky school bonds, and an effort to force a conversation in the Texas Legislature about climate change. 03/02/2015 07:25 PM
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Sports Night: Horns Win OT Thriller, ESPN’s Adam Schefter Talks Cowboys
The Texas men’s basketball team pulled off a 61-59 overtime thrilled over the 14th ranked Baylor Bears Monday night at the Erwin Center. The Longhorns snapped a four-game losing streak with the win and kept their NCAA tournament hopes alive. Claire Brandon recaps a wild night at The Drum that included seven players ejected from the game in overtime. All that and more in this episode of "Sports Night." 10:55 AM
Capital Tonight: Senate Medicaid Demands, House Border Plan
The Senate lays out its demands to the federal government it wants to see before expanding Medicaid in the Texas, while the House explains its plan to secure the border. Meanwhile, a Senate committee considers tax cuts, a bill to reign in risky school bonds, and an effort to force a conversation in the Texas Legislature about climate change. 03/02/2015 08:25 PM
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Visualizing the Amount of Sugar in Candy
Texas
Using a digital scale, some granulated sugar and a little bit of math, we can measure out exactly how much sugar is in a certain package of candy. Check it out in this edition of "Science Break." 11:13 AM
Pilot Program Reveals Concentrations of Illegal Bus Passing
Austin
The Austin Independent School District wants to arm every school bus with cameras, and it wants to use the video to ticket drivers who pass illegally while the red lights and stop signs are activated. Our Jeff Stensland found a few parts of Austin had much higher violation rates during the pilot program. 03/02/2015 07:06 PM
Texas Songwriting Legend Kent Finlay Dies
San Marcos
Texas songwriter and Cheatham Street Warehouse founder Kent Finlay died Monday morning. Finlay was known for helping young musicians hone their craft. Our Hays County bureau chief Russell Wilde remembers the man that would sing your story. 03/02/2015 06:25 PM
Need for Construction Workers Increases as Housing Market Grows
Austin
It's no secret that the housing market is booming. The Texas Association of Realtors released its annual report Monday morning, which showed prices are increasing, thus making it harder for people to buy a first home. Our Chris Cybulski shows us what's behind the report and what's being done to make homes more affordable. 03/02/2015 06:17 PM
Texas Republicans Demand Medicaid Flexibility
Texas
Texas Senate Republicans are calling for big flexibility in the state's Medicaid program. They used Texas Independence Day to demand leeway from the federal government to manage the federal-state health insurance program for the poor, elderly and disabled. Senate Republicans say unless their demands are met, any talk of expansion under the Affordable Care Act is off the table. Our Karina Kling takes a look at what the list for more flexibility includes. 03/02/2015 07:21 PM