Texas Standard for August 31, 2016

Texas police shootings: We’ll explore what we know about how often cops fire their weapons and what the consequences are. And: More Central American kids making their way to Texas to escape atrocities. We’ll introduce you to some who are arriving legally. Also: It’s bustling this time of year but otherwise vacant parking lots and under-used buildings. A look at what could be ahead for the Texas State fairgrounds. Plus: What understanding the cause of death of one of our early human ancestors tells us about her life. And: Is campus carry really keeping people away from Texas public universities? Those stories and more on today’s Texas Standard:

By Texas StandardAugust 31, 2016 11:59 am