Austin Officer Suspended For Belittling Homeless WomanAn Austin police officer has been suspended for 10 days for belittling a homeless woman in a incident captured on patrol car video.
Conversations With Veterans: Michael Newcombe's Struggle Post Military LifeWhen Michael Newcombe became an active duty combat engineer for the Army, he had the world on a string, but an injury received in Afghanistan changed all that. Plagued by homelessness, unemployment and addiction, this young veteran refused to give up. This is his story.
Semple Appointed As First Special Assistant For Homeless Initiatives In HoustonIn an announcement made on Wednesday, the office of Houston Mayor Annise Parker revealed the appointment of Mandy Chapman Semple as the Houston's first Special Assistant to the Mayor for Homeless Initiatives.
More Families Homeless As Unemployment Continues"A third of all families with children (13.4 million families) have incomes less than twice the federal poverty line. " - Urban.org