Weekend Digest
11:14 am
Sun November 14, 2010

Sunday Update

Building Blocks for Learning

Lego bricks literally came to life at the Delco Events Center Saturday, as kids from across Central Texas took part in a First Lego League competition. News 8 Austin reports the Legos were married with electronics, to give budding engineers a chance to create task-oriented robots.

Report Highlights License Suspension Work Around

A driver who has their license suspended for suspicion of driving while intoxicated can get what’s called an “occupational driver’s license.” The Austin American-Statesman and KVUE report on the apparent ease of obtaining the temporary license.

Longhorns Fall to Oklahoma State

Texas lost another home football game Saturday night, getting bounced by 10th-ranked Oklahoma State, 33-16. It was the first time the Cowboys have been the Longhorns in Austin since 1944. UT has now lost four in a row at home for the first time since 1956. The ‘Horns need to win both of their remaining games, against Florida Atlantic and traditional rival Texas A&M, to be eligible to play in a post-season bowl game.