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Carlos E. Morales

Carlos Morales is the full time KWBU News Reporter.  Originally from El Paso, Texas.  Carlos moved to Austin in 2007 where he studied English at UT.  He received his Bachelor’s Degree in 2011.  In 2013 he received his Master’s degree in journalism also from the University of Texas at Austin.  Carlos had in internship at the NPR affiliate in Austin, KUT and freelanced for several groups including the Voces Oral History Project. Carlos enjoys running, reading, listening to music and – most importantly — playing uncle to his niece and 2 nephews. 

The space travel company Blue Origin – owned by Amazon’s Jeff Bezos – launched its New Shepard rocket for the second time this year at its West Texas facility Thursday morning.

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The news that President Trump will send National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border is being met with some mixed reaction in southern Texas.

Last night Baylor students and community members gathered on campus to host a vigil in response to what event organizers called a failure on the university’s part to take appropriate action against rape.

Nearly a hundred years after first opening its doors, the Elite Café will be closing them. The announcement comes as a bit of a surprise to the community and to staff.