The Morning Texan: 104 degree high, video games and more


Friday's temperature may reach 104 degrees according to the National Weather Service, but things are bound to cool off a little bit this weekend when a few thunderstorms roll in. There is a 10 percent chance for rain Saturday, and a 20 percent chance of rain Saturday evening.

Here is some morning reading:

Yesterday’s most read article online: Rick Perry has called a second special session and has included abortion, transportation and juvenile sentencing on the call.

In case you missed it: UT is partnering up with Paul Sams, the chief operating officer of Blizzard Entertainment, to create a new video game academy. The program is expected to open in the fall of 2014.

What you have to read: Lawmakers have already started filing bills in the second special session. No abortion related bills have been filed — yet.