Police Interaction

KUT Afternoon Newscast for October 12, 2023

Central Texas top stories for October 12, 2023. School superintendents and state reps on why they oppose vouchers. Report says Austin Police can improve who they interact with people who have disabilities. Rain brings slight drought relief to areas nearby. Those white flowers are rain lilies. How some animals react to a solar eclipse. Gas prices falling faster.

Texas Standard: September 30, 2016

A Texas Democrat has a plan for next years ninth grade curriculum: a class on how to behave when stopped by police, we’ll explore. Also peace by plebiscite: what an historic vote this weekend could mean for Columbia and for Texas. Also disappearing dance halls: why communities are trying to get the few remaining back on their feet. And the untold story of an onboard emergency moments before man first landed on the moon. Today, we’ll remember the man at mission control who made a crucial call that changed history. Plus the week in politics and so much more today on the Texas Standard: