Brad Hickman, 16, left, and Barrett Shutt, 18, cheer for the US Men's National Team at a World Cup viewing party at Grant Park on Monday, June 16, 2014.(AP Photo/Sun-Times Media, Chandler West)

5 memorable World Cup chants

With “I believe that we will win!” American soccer fans finally have a World Cup chant that doesn’t just involve shouting their country’s na…

College Commencement Then and Now

Student loan interest rates to increase

Interest rates go up Tuesday for students taking out new federal loans. This hike is relatively minimal but could foreshadow more increases …

U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent. (AP Photo)

Border security back in front of Texas lawmakers

Plans to ramp up patrols along the Texas-Mexico border at a potential cost of $1.3 million a week are getting new attention in the Capitol.

Evening traffic on Austin highways.

Drivers without proper permits have vehicles impounded

Four drivers are having to pay to get back their rides after allegedly breaking Austin’s permitting rules this weekend, according to records…