WaPo: Trump asks Syrian government to ‘work with us’ to free journalist who disappeared


From Carol Morello March 19, 2020 at 3:51 p.m. EDT: In a glimmer of hope for an American taken hostage in Syria more than seven years ago, President Trump said Thursday he is “working very hard with Syria” to free Austin Tice, a freelance journalist from Texas.

Second annual Night Out For Austin Tice set for April 29


The National Press Club announced today that Houston will serve as the host city of this year’s national Night Out For Austin Tice, set for Wednesday, April 29, 2020. “We expect that dozens of restaurants in Houston and across the country will open their doors April 29 to customers who want to learn more about Austin’s case and raise money to support his safe return,” … Continue reading Second annual Night Out For Austin Tice set for April 29

Marc and Debra Tice spread the word on “Houston Matters”


Austin Tice’s parents Marc and Debra talked about NIGHT OUT FOR AUSTIN TICE on Houston Public Media’s “Houston Matters” on April 16. Check it out below (the Tices’ segment starts at about 11:38): From HPR: Also this hour: In August of 2012, freelance journalist and Houston native Austin Tice disappeared while reporting from Syria. Houston Matters host Craig … Continue reading Marc and Debra Tice spread the word on “Houston Matters”