UT fund drive ends with $3.08 billion in gifts, pledges 9/2/2014 5:01 am UTC
Loose change from a kindergarten student, 403 contributions of $1 million or more and other
APD's Most Wanted Felony DWI Suspects 9/2/2014 3:33 am UTC
Austin police are wrapping up a holiday no-refusal event--arresting suspected drunk drivers and getting warrants for their blood if necessary. They remain on the hunt for several felony offenders.
Crimewatch: Thrall Police Chief teaching free CHL classes 9/2/2014 2:18 am UTC
A police chief in the small town of Thrall in Williamson County likes to say he's preparing sheepdog among the sheep. He teaches free concealed carry classes to anyone who wants to attend.
Labor Day roundup: Accidents claim 3 lives 9/2/2014 2:01 am UTC
Three people died in accidents during the Labor Day weekend. Police also detained a student
Outdoor events to face ‘more scrutiny’ for South by Southwest 2015 9/2/2014 1:46 am UTC
For the past couple of years, the parking lot at Carmelo’s restaurant has been
70 DWI arrests over the weekend 9/2/2014 1:38 am UTC
The Austin police department spent the weekend cracking down on suspected drunk drivers. As of Sunday night they've arrested seventy people for DWI.
APD's Lake Patrol Unit is on the lookout for intoxicated boaters 9/2/2014 1:31 am UTC
Labor Day weekend is, for many people, the last opportunity to enjoy some fun in the sun.It's also a major opportunity for law enforcement to catch anyone breaking the rules out on the water.
Kyle mayor asks: Does city need such large reserves? 9/2/2014 12:36 am UTC
Deteriorating roads. Sewage stations in need of repair. Police cars with 140,000 miles on
Why did Manor City Council members fire city manager? They won’t say 9/2/2014 12:12 am UTC
At one of his first meetings, newly sworn-in Manor City Council Member Jeff Turner called
Police, community activists to participate in accountability forum 9/1/2014 11:54 pm UTC
Police allies and critics are expected to gather in East Austin on Tuesday night for
Fewer Holiday DWI's... So Far 9/1/2014 11:33 pm UTC
Austin police say they've busted 70 people for driving while intoxicated so far this holiday weekend. That's nine fewer than at the same time last year. Itâs a small but promising drop on the f
Prominent Kyle rancher Max Michaelis III dies in accident 9/1/2014 10:59 pm UTC
Maximillian Gustav Michaelis III died on the job. And in the Michaelis family, the job
Community news: Dripping Springs sets dates for budget hearings 9/1/2014 10:47 pm UTC
TRAVIS COUNTYAUSTINChinese Society presents Mid-Autumn FestivalThe Chinese Society of Austin will host
Texas voter ID case to begin in Corpus Christi 9/1/2014 10:40 pm UTC
A voting rights trial with potentially national and long-lasting consequences is set to begin Tuesday
Parents Voice Concerns Over Concussions in Football 9/1/2014 9:49 pm UTC
There's been plenty of attention on the danger of concussions on all levels of the sport. Medical professionals say it could cause more severe problems later in life.KEYE TV takes an in depth look
Ferguson Police Start Wearing Body Cameras 9/1/2014 9:41 pm UTC
Police in the St. Louis suburb where a white officer shot and killed an unarmed 18-year-old have started wearing body cameras.The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Ferguson police began wearing
Florence High School tagged with graffiti ahead of football game 9/1/2014 9:38 pm UTC
Some of the words and pictures vandals left behind may be pretty solid clues according to Florence Police Chief Adam Marsh.Images of footballs along with the words "Florence Sucks" were spray paint
Police Identify man who fell to his death at Mt. Bonnell 9/1/2014 9:11 pm UTC
Austin police have identified the man who fell to his death Sunday at Mt. Bonnell as 32-year-old Omer Kaya.The view from Mt. Bonnell is breath-taking. It's a must see spot for out-of-towners."
Mexican Woman Claims to be 127 Years Old 9/1/2014 9:03 pm UTC
A Mexican woman has celebrated what is believed to be her 127th birthday, making her the world's oldest living person.Leandra Becerra marked the milestone on Sunday at the house where she lives wit
UT student detained who flew drone over stadium during football game 9/1/2014 8:40 pm UTC
During the Longhorns football game Saturday against the University of North Texas, university police saw
Man who died from fall at Mount Bonnell identified 9/1/2014 8:21 pm UTC
Police have identified a man who died after he fell off a cliff on Mount
TriRock Austin Triathlon 9/1/2014 7:50 pm UTC
On Monday nearly two thousand athletes participated in the 8th annual TriRock Austin Triathlon.Racers started gearing up as early as 5am to get ready for the multi-sport event.It took place at Lady
UPDATE: Reported Runaway Child Found in S. Austin 9/1/2014 6:37 pm UTC
UPDATE: The child has been found. _________________________________________________Austin Police say a helicopter is searching for a runaway child in South Austin. The search is happening in the ar
Guardrail Impales Woman In Buttocks After Texting And Driving Crash 9/1/2014 5:46 pm UTC
ELIZABETH, CO. (KUSA)-- Many people know the dangers of texting while driving, but they do it anyway. A Colorado woman is lucky to be alive after she was in a serious crash while texting. "My daugh
Lake Travis Hazards Popping Up For Labor Day 9/1/2014 5:13 pm UTC
Labor Day marks the unofficial end of summer and usually thousands celebrate on area lakes. But, the Texas drought is keeping some boaters away and making it harder to keep those who do show up saf
Man rescued overnight on Barton Creek Greenbelt 9/1/2014 4:52 pm UTC
A man was rescued overnight after being injured on the Barton Creek Greenbelt.EMS officials
UT Student Detained For Flying Drone Over DKR During Game 9/1/2014 4:45 pm UTC
A University of Texas student was detained on Saturday, after UTPD says the man was spotted flying a drone above Darrell K Royal Stadium. According to Cindy Posey with UTPD, the drone was spotted d
Houston Girl Gets Miracle Heart Transplant 9/1/2014 4:22 pm UTC
HOUSTON (KHOU)-- After two and a half years on the transplant list a 13-year-old Houston girl has a new heart, but the surgery almost did not happen. Her family says they consider the transplant a
Police: Woman Hides Stolen Ring By Swallowing It 9/1/2014 12:32 pm UTC
OREM, UTAH (CNN)-- A woman is accused of hiding a stolen ring worth thousands of dollars, by swallowing it. Police in Utah say an x-ray revealed the ring was in the stomach of 25-year-old Christina
Restaurant Gives Back to Public Servants on Labor Day 9/1/2014 12:03 pm UTC
Austin-- On Monday dozens of public servants across Austin got an unexpected delivery when employees from the Burnet Road Olive Garden Restaurant brought them lunch while they were on the clock for
5-year-old Girl Found Dead In Vacant Dallas Apartment 9/1/2014 11:53 am UTC
DALLAS (AP) -- The 17-year-old cousin of a 5-year-old Dallas girl found dead in vacant apartment has been arrested in her death. Dallas police said Monday that Angel Lizandro Sanches-Zenteno has be
Teens Injured After Falling Off Carnival Ride 9/1/2014 11:32 am UTC
EL PASO-- A carnival ride accident sent two teenagers to the hospital on Sunday night. Authorities say the teens fell more than 12 feet off of a ride at the Saint Anthony Seminary's Annual Bazaar.
TriRock Triathlon Draws Big Crowd 9/1/2014 11:17 am UTC
While you slept in on this day of rest hundreds of triathletes swam, biked, and ran their way downtown Austin."He's a big competitive triathlete in at least in the Austin area and it's important to
Kraft Recalls 7K Cases Of American Singles 9/1/2014 11:04 am UTC
If you're firing up the grill this holiday, you may want to hold the cheese. Kraft Food Groups is voluntarily recalling more than 7,000 cases of Kraft American Singles. The problem? A supplier's "o
6 Killed In Dallas Crash 9/1/2014 10:16 am UTC
DALLAS (AP) -- Police say a speeding car slammed into a tree after losing control along a Dallas roadway, killing all six people inside. Dallas police officer Monica Cordova says the crash occurred
16 Arrest For DWI Sunday Overnight 9/1/2014 10:03 am UTC
16 Arrest For DWI Sunday OvernightThe Austin Police Department has released no refusal number for Sunday overnight.16 people were arrested for DWI.7 warrants were issued for blood draws.1 consent b
Fun Free Things For Labor Day 9/1/2014 9:42 am UTC
If you're looking for some free things to do this Labor Day KEYE TV Morning News has you covered.This morning catch a free art show at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center off Univers
Dove Hunting Season Begins Today 9/1/2014 9:32 am UTC
Pflugerville Police Department sends out a reminder, dove hunting season starts today. Hunting is allowed from 30 minutes before sunrise to sunset. They may only hunt fields that are over 10 acres
UPDATE: Man Who Fell From Mt. Bonnell Identified 9/1/2014 8:48 am UTC
The Mount Bonnell overlook is now reopened after a man in his 30's fell to his death around 4:30 p.m. Sunday. A witness saw a man clinging to a tree before falling from the Mt. Bonnell overlook, of
Community News: Dove hunting season to bring pop of gunshots 9/1/2014 5:01 am UTC
TRAVIS COUNTYAUSTINFree conference for caregiversCaregivers of aging family members are invited to
Man falls to his death at Mt. Bonnell 9/1/2014 3:54 am UTC
Sunday afternoon the Austin Fire Department says a man fell about 100 feet to his death at Mt. Bonnell.Battalion Chief Palmer Buck says the Austin Fire Department got the call around 4:23 Sunday af
Crash involving CapMetro bus 9/1/2014 3:14 am UTC
A woman is in critical condition after reportedly slamming her car into a Capital Metro bus.It happened this Sunday morning at the intersection of Riverside and Grove.
UT students get safe ride home via uRide 9/1/2014 3:11 am UTC
In a recent time-lapse video of 6th Street taken by ATX Safer Streets, the group asks: with only a certain amount of cabs and buses in town, "Who is going to take all of these people home?"
Near-death experiences change lives, pose questions 9/1/2014 2:51 am UTC
Pat Johnson’s kayaking trip on a rain-swollen Blanco River took him on a life-changing
Lehmberg tweet from Perry’s account deleted 9/1/2014 2:20 am UTC
A photograph of Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg and this caption — “I don’t
Float Fest draws thousands of tubers to San Marcos River 9/1/2014 1:50 am UTC
Thousands flocked to Martindale for a music festival on the San Marcos River Sunday. "You're going to come out, you're going to tube, you're going to watch great music, you're going to eat great fo
PolitiFact: Charting growth of women-owned businesses 9/1/2014 1:45 am UTC
In an email blast, Greg Abbott’s campaign said Texas businesses owned by women have
Airport to house one of Austin’s most expensive public arts projects 9/1/2014 1:44 am UTC
One of the largest and most expensive public art projects Austin has ever seen will
The Blotter: Man dies after Mt. Bonnell fall 9/1/2014 12:03 am UTC
WEST AUSTINMan dies after Mount Bonnell fallA man in his 30s is dead
District 1 candidates aim to tackle taxes, traffic and jobs 8/31/2014 11:43 pm UTC
Nine candidates are jostling to represent East and Northeast Austin in the first City Council
Man dies after falling from Mt. Bonnell 8/31/2014 9:59 pm UTC
A man in his 30s is dead after falling an unknown distance off a cliff
Motorcycle fatal on Hwy 183 and Planeview Drive 8/31/2014 1:42 am UTC
Earlier in the night a motorcyclist died after crashing into a vehicle just before midnight. It happened southbound on Highway 183 and Plainview Drive.
Fatal crash on Hwy 290 and Berkman 8/31/2014 1:40 am UTC
This one happened early this morning, police were called to East Austin on the 6400 block of Highway 290 and Berkman.
Police hope back to school event will help them reach immigrant community 8/31/2014 1:40 am UTC
Austin police teamed up with local organizations to help educate families about safety at the Back to School Festival Saturday.Austin police and El Mundo hosted the event last year and about 300 pe
APD no refusal weekend 8/31/2014 1:39 am UTC
They want to make sure if you drink, you do not get behind the wheel. That is why APD is holding a no refusal weekend, until 5 a-m on Tuesday.
UT tailgaters look forward to new season, new coach 8/31/2014 1:36 am UTC
Saturday night was the first UT game of the season. And in true Texas tradition, tailgating was in full swing long before kickoff.We ran into one tailgate that's taken the concept to the extreme.
New judge assigned to Greg Kelley case 8/30/2014 2:32 am UTC
Convicted child molester Greg Kelley has been assigned a new judge in Harris County.
Longhorn fans get ready for home opener 8/30/2014 2:32 am UTC
Die-hard Longhorn fans got an early start for tomorrow's home opener.
Judge strikes down big part of Texas abortion law 8/30/2014 2:29 am UTC
A federal judge has thrown out a big portion of the new Texas abortion law, a victory for abortion-rights advocates.
Smithville woman missing for a month, authorities continue search 8/30/2014 1:54 am UTC
The house on Whitehead Street in Smithville is a little darker these days, not because of the clouds in the sky, but because a family member is missing.
High-speed Rail coming to Houston, Ft. Worth. Is Austin next? 8/30/2014 12:24 am UTC
State transportation officials announced Wednesday that a high-speed rail line from Fort Worth to Houston is not just possible, it's certain.
NFL increases domestic violence penalties 8/29/2014 10:28 pm UTC
Effective Thursday, NFL players will be suspended for six games if arrested for domestic violence. A second offense will result in a lifetime ban.
Furniture store celebrates Aggie win with million dollar loss 8/29/2014 10:15 pm UTC
A College Station furniture store opened for business celebrating an Aggie win and a million dollar loss. The owners are paying up on a promise to pay back customers if Texas AM won big Thursday ni
Texas commission OKs 'historical racing' terminals 8/29/2014 8:22 pm UTC
State regulators have approved an effort by racetrack owners to expand gambling to include racing terminals that look similar to slot machines.
*Update* Jury finds Linda Woodman guilty 8/29/2014 7:59 pm UTC
FOX 7's Ann Wyatt Little reports that a Travis County jury has found Linda Woodman guilty of manslaughter and aggravated assault. The jury reached the verdict in less than an hour.
Abbott backs out of televised debate with Davis 8/29/2014 5:24 pm UTC
Republican Greg Abbott has backed out of a statewide televised debate in the Texas governor's race with Democrat Wendy Davis.
Arrive Alive Central Texas 8/29/2014 3:33 pm UTC
This weekend 22 local law enforcement agencies are teaming up to keep everyone safe this Labor Day.The safe campaign is called "Arrive Alive Central Texas". It's a collaboration of multiple law enf
Man gets life in prison in death at Tyler park 8/29/2014 3:07 pm UTC
A man convicted in the death of a woman caught in gang crossfire while at an East Texas park with her 3-year-old son has been sentenced to life in prison.
This Hour: Latest Texas news, sports, business and entertainment 8/29/2014 1:57 pm UTC
San Antonio authorities say a man who bludgeoned a Shar-Pei puppy to death has turned himself in.
$11.8 Million Onion Creek buyout agreement reached 8/29/2014 2:46 am UTC
Finally, some relief for those affected by the Halloween flood last year.
Plan for magistration center proposed 8/29/2014 2:32 am UTC
Austin police are looking for ways to improve efficiency when officers book people into jail.Chief Art Acevedo briefed the council Thursday on a possible plan for a magistration center.On average A
Bastrop Co. youth minister faces child sex assault charges 8/29/2014 2:01 am UTC
A Bastrop County youth minister is charged with three counts of sexual assault of a child.
Hands off: Next year, Austin drivers can't hold phones to ears on road 8/29/2014 1:09 am UTC
Austin City Council unanimously passed distracted hands fee ordinance Thursday.
Swimmers raise awareness for water safety 8/29/2014 1:08 am UTC
Swimmers hit the water Thursday to raise awareness for water safety in Central Texas.
Authorities investigate body found near Bastrop-area church 8/29/2014 1:08 am UTC
Authorities in Bastrop County are investigating a body that was found Wednesday night.
State rests in manslaughter trial of former nurse 8/28/2014 10:48 pm UTC
The State has rested its case in the trial of a former nurse charged with killing a man with her SUV.
APD's Arrive Alive initiative set for Labor Day weekend 8/28/2014 9:52 pm UTC
For the holiday weekend, APD is spreading the word about their new Labor Day initiative called "Arrive Alive."
Fire fighters, paramedics help deliver baby at Williamson Co. Justice Center 8/28/2014 9:26 pm UTC
Georgetown fire fighters and Williamson County paramedics helped deliver a baby boy in the Williamson County Justice Center.
Man indicted in Central Texas police chief's death 8/28/2014 8:39 pm UTC
A 57-year-old man who formerly worked in law enforcement has been indicted in the fatal shooting of a police chief in the small Central Texas town of Little River-Academy.
Texas school funding still unconstitutional 8/28/2014 8:30 pm UTC
A judge has again declared Texas' school finance system unconstitutional, reaffirming his 2013 decision despite $3.4 billion in extra classroom funding approved by the Legislature last summer.
Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender arrested in Mexico 8/28/2014 5:47 pm UTC
The Texas Department of Public Safety is announcing that Dallas Wayne Waddell, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested last week in Mexico. 49-year-old Waddell w
Austin woman arrested on arson charge 8/28/2014 5:47 pm UTC
The Texas Advisory Council on Arson (ATAC) says that an anonymous phone call to the Texas Arson Hotline has led to the arrest of a woman who intentionally set fire to her apartment in order to rece
Texas abuzz about possible Perry-Cruz 2016 battle 8/28/2014 4:13 pm UTC
Two Texans, one White House. Is the 2016 Republican campaign trail big enough?
Ruling expected in school finance trial 8/28/2014 11:46 am UTC
A Travis County district judge is expected to deliver a ruling today on the ongoing dispute over how Texas finances public education.
Agencies team up for Labor Day safety initiative 8/28/2014 11:46 am UTC
Central Texas law enforcement agencies are teaming up to keep everyone safe on Austin roads this Labor Day weekend. As part of the Arrive Alive Initiative, there will be stepped up patrols.
Woman charged in death of boyfriend 8/28/2014 2:15 am UTC
A Kingsland woman is in the Llano County Jail, charged with murder.
Exclusive video: Suspect punched repeatedly during arrest 8/28/2014 2:13 am UTC
An APD arrest was caught on camera. The suspect in the video is struggling with police officers as they try to arrest him.
Two of three children struck by lightning released from hospital 8/28/2014 2:08 am UTC
Three children were injured after being struck by lightning.
Real human skull donated to Austin Goodwill; APD investigating 8/28/2014 1:39 am UTC
The Austin Police Department is reaching out to the public for assistance in locating the person or persons who may have donated a human skull. The skull was donated to the Goodwill store located a
ACC holds ribbon cutting 8/27/2014 11:05 pm UTC
A significant step forward for the Austin Community College was made Wednesday.
Woodman says she took 6-8 Percocet before crash 8/27/2014 10:42 pm UTC
First responders are testifying about answering 9-1-1 calls following a deadly crash near the Wheatsville Co-op in 2012. Day two of the Linda Woodman manslaughter trial is underway.
Groundbreaking held for homeless affordable-housing community 8/27/2014 8:44 pm UTC
It's been a decade in the making as community leaders broke ground on a 27 acre homeless housing community today called Community First! Village.
Labor Day weekend personal watercraft ban on Lake Austin 8/27/2014 6:16 pm UTC
The Austin Police Department and Lake Patrol Unit are announcing they will prohibit the use and operation of personal watercraft, wet bikes, motorized surfboards and similar devices on Lake Austin
Most Texans since 2008 to travel for Labor Day 8/27/2014 12:11 pm UTC
AAA Texas projects that more than 2.5 million Texans will hit the road or take wing for the Labor Day 2014 holiday.
Thousands to attend Gone to Texas celebration 8/27/2014 2:52 am UTC
It's a University of Texas tradition going on at the main mall.
APD arrests 3 in connection with Felony Lane Gang 8/27/2014 2:32 am UTC
Austin police have arrested three people in connection with a Florida-based crime group known as the Felony Lane Gang.
Settlement reached in tasing of Central Texas teen 8/27/2014 2:32 am UTC
A settlement has been reached in a federal lawsuit against Bastrop County.
San Marcos elementary student dropped off at wrong location 8/27/2014 1:41 am UTC
A San Marcos mother is upset tonight after her son was dropped off at the wrong bus stop on his first day of school.
First felony charges dropped against man in pot brownie case 8/27/2014 1:16 am UTC
The Williamson County District Attorney's Office dropped the first-degree felony charge against the 19-year-old defendant.
Hays County joins fight against child sex predators 8/26/2014 9:11 pm UTC
A team approach is being developed to fight the growing number of child sex predators.