Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. (Photo: William Gaffney/Media General)

ABIA adds new direct flight to Portland

Alaska Airlines will add a nonstop flight between Austin’s Bergstrom International Airport and Portland on Nov. 5 2015, the airline announce…

Retired neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson has no political background, but over the past two years has become a favorite of Tea Party voters. Carson is most known for his 2013 speech at the National Prayer Breakfast, where he harshly critiqued President Obama's tax policies and the Affordable Care Act only feet away from the president. (AP)

2016 Election: Candidates ready to run

Presidential hopefuls continue to announce their candidacy for the 2016 presidential election. Here is a breakdown of those of who officiall…