Special for a handful of old-timers:
Susie Ellwood, who's been executive vp and general manager at Gannett'sUSA Today, has been named new publisher of the Austin (Texas) American-Statesman newspaper, owned by Cox Media. /more/
On residency requirements for LRPD officers and why many of his officers choose to live outside the city, community policing, mass incarceration, juvenile justice, assault rifles and gun control and more.
The University of Texas opened classes in Austin this week with a bit of student protest. The "Cocks Not Glocks" campaign encourages students to carry dildos and sex toys to mock the beginning of a new state law that allows concealed weapons on campus.