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FOX 7 Friday Football, final scores Week 2 9/4/2015 3:41 am UTC
High school football teams are already in week two. Four games took place Thursday night, below you can find the final scores. FINAL SCORES: Stony Point- 27 Harker Heights- 0 Westwood- 39 Anderson-
Two arrested in connection to officer's homicide 9/4/2015 3:32 am UTC
Thursday evening the Abilene police department arrested Violetta Walter, 30, and Phillip Walter,29, in connection to the murder of APD officer Don Allen. The suspects were taken into custody at a s
Round Rock neighborhood shows support for law enforcement 9/4/2015 3:29 am UTC
Neighbors say lately they've seen too many sad stories involving police and now they're doing something about it.       
JV football player paralyzed after helmet-to-helmet hit 9/4/2015 3:25 am UTC
A JV football player from Stony Point High School was left paralyzed from the waist down after breaking his neck in a game.       
Lottery scam with a twist hitting Central Texas 9/4/2015 3:12 am UTC
How would you react if you heard "Congratulations, your prize has been reserved!" over the phone?       
State police association wants to punish threats 9/4/2015 3:12 am UTC
The president of the Combined Police Associations of Texas wants those who call for the murder of officers on social media to face criminal charges.On Wednesday, an officer walked into the 7-11 a
DA considers whether to seek death penalty in Dean case 9/4/2015 3:12 am UTC
As the Bastrop County district attorney prepares to seek indictments for two suspects in the murder of Samantha Dean, he also has another co…
Under new truancy law kids get a fresh start 9/4/2015 2:57 am UTC
"It's going to be the order of the court that all of these records are expunged and that these kids are given a second shot at life, isn't that amazing?"It's the second shot that Williamson Count
New beauty for Austin’s South Central Waterfront unveiled 9/4/2015 2:39 am UTC
Austin residents got their first real look Thursday at the master plan to beautify the 97 acres known as the South Central Waterfront.
Austin, Travis EMS fighting to end staff shortage 9/4/2015 2:29 am UTC
Austin/Travis County EMS is battling a staffing shortage in their department. Officials said they have a cadet class that will help fill vacancies, but the ATCEMS Employee Association said it's a d
Lack of rain causes problems for local farmers 9/4/2015 2:23 am UTC
The dry weather is making it more difficult for parts of Central Texas, and the conditions are affecting area farmers.
Suspicious package closes U.S. 290 in Giddings 9/4/2015 2:00 am UTC
U.S. Highway 290 in Giddings reopened Thursday evening hours after a suspicious package was found near the roadway.       
More than 300 authors announced for Texas Book Fest 9/4/2015 1:01 am UTC
Book lovers will unite in Austin on Oct. 17 and 18 for the 20th anniversary
Lehman HS football coach urging safety with new technique 9/4/2015 12:22 am UTC
Instead of tackling head first, the shoulder leads.
Stony Point High football player injured 9/4/2015 12:19 am UTC
A football player on Stony Point High School's junior varsity team was severely injured during Wednesday night's game against Harker Heights…
VonTrey Clark returns to United States to face murder charge 9/3/2015 11:40 pm UTC
Former Austin Police Officer VonTrey Clark was extradited to the U.S. to face a murder charge for the death of Samantha Dean.       
Austin Parks Department asking for additional funds 9/3/2015 11:40 pm UTC
The director of Austin's Parks and Recreation Department is asking the city for around $2 million in additional funds for staffing and upgraded park equipment.       
Formal Charges announced in Samantha Dean Case 9/3/2015 11:28 pm UTC
Prosecutors in Bastrop formally announced Thursday charges in connection to the murder of a Kyle Police crisis counselor earlier this year. Within the next three months this case will be given to a
Patience, diplomacy key to charging ex-cop with Samantha Dean murder 9/3/2015 11:21 pm UTC
Kimberly Dean sat silently, sometime making notes, beside a gaggle of law enforcement officers who
East Austin restaurant owner helping homeless 9/3/2015 11:19 pm UTC
One of Austin's beloved restaurant owners is getting national attention for her efforts to fight hunger in her community. Tyson Foods decided to donate a year supply of chicken to Lozina Stephens-B
Construction worker’s death in East Austin ruled accidental 9/3/2015 11:07 pm UTC
A construction worker who was found dead underneath an East Austin home on Tuesday was
Round Rock residents flood city with water bill complaints 9/3/2015 11:04 pm UTC
Round Rock lifted drought restrictions May 29 and water usage has skyrocketed since then.       
Good Day Austin says goodbye to Dr. Biehle 9/3/2015 11:04 pm UTC
We said goodbye to our old friend Dr. Biehle this morning. He has been a fixture for more than two decades on Good Day Austin, hosting our Pet Vet segment every Thursday. Recently his sidekick, Reg
Evening weather forecast for September 3, 2015 9/3/2015 10:58 pm UTC
Scott Fisher has your weather forecast. 
Cedar Park police find meth, guns in drug search 9/3/2015 10:57 pm UTC
Four men were arrested Thursday morning after Cedar Park police and a SWAT team searched two homes.       
Claims of controversial hiring practices in Williamson Co. will head to trial 9/3/2015 10:54 pm UTC
The plaintiff says he was asked about religion, his views on abortion, gay marriage, and how he voted in elections.
Deputies: Travis County man chases robbery suspect, stabs him 9/3/2015 10:52 pm UTC
A Travis County homeowner ended up stabbing a man he saw walking away with his
TCSO: Man charged, stabbed after stealing Longhorns flag 9/3/2015 10:48 pm UTC
The homeowner told deputies he pulled a pocket knife and stabbed the man once in the side and took the flag back.
2 Construction Contractors Cited For Downtown Austin Work Site Hazard 9/3/2015 10:44 pm UTC
Two construction contractors working on the new central library in Downtown Austin have been cited for failing to adequately protect workers.
Suit against Williamson County over religious questions to proceed 9/3/2015 10:25 pm UTC
A federal judge has denied a motion to dismiss a lawsuit claiming that Williamson County
Suspect stabbed by homeowner after trying to steal UT flag 9/3/2015 10:21 pm UTC
A man is in custody after breaking into a home to steal a University of Texas flag on Thursday, according to the Travis County Sheriff's Office.       
City Government Part Of Austin Affordability Problem 9/3/2015 10:18 pm UTC
Former Austinite Jessica Monnich puts a little elbow grease into her new home in Hutto. She says Austin was just getting to expensive.
Promo 9/3/2015 10:11 pm UTC
OSHA fines Austin library contractors $88K for violations 9/3/2015 10:08 pm UTC
OSHA has fined two contractors working on the new Austin central library a total of $88,000 for safety violations.       
Williamson Co. to face federal trial on religion 9/3/2015 9:49 pm UTC
The United States District Court issued an order Thursday that denied numerous motions filed by Williamson County and its Commissioners, paving the way for a public trial.In 2013, Robert Lloyd ac
Medical examiner: Man found under home died in accident 9/3/2015 9:47 pm UTC
More details have been released about the man whose body was found under a Central East Austin home on Sept. 1.       
Former APD Officer Could Face Death Penalty For Girlfriend's Murder 9/3/2015 9:46 pm UTC
When VonTrey Clark arrived at the Bastrop County Jail early Thursday, he was charged in the death of Samantha Dean and her seven month unborn child.
Central Texans Show Law Enforcement They 'Back The Blue' 9/3/2015 9:36 pm UTC
Governor Greg Abbott is urging all Texans to wear blue Friday to support law enforcement. Already, people across Central Texas are doing what they can to send a message of support. Some are using b
Grand jury indicts dog owners, city faces lawsuit 9/3/2015 9:35 pm UTC
A Hays County grand jury indicted two dog owners late Wednesday afternoon on felony charges after their dogs allegedly attacked a woman and killed her dog in June.       
New state law clears thousands of criminal records for truancy 9/3/2015 9:31 pm UTC
More than 2,000 criminal records of people charged with truancy vanished from a computer
Contractors fined $88,000 for hazards in Austin library construction 9/3/2015 9:22 pm UTC
Two contractors working on the central library construction project in downtown Austin were fined a
Man found underneath East Austin home was electrocuted 9/3/2015 9:04 pm UTC
Authorities at the scene said emergency crews had to remove a section of the home's flooring to access Leyva's body.
Residents of Hill Country town upset about wind farm plan 9/3/2015 8:59 pm UTC
They first started appearing in West Texas, where the wind howls through oil rigs. Then
1 Dead, 2 Injured As Police Search For Gunman Near Sacramento College Campus 9/3/2015 8:58 pm UTC
One person is dead, two others injured following a shooting at a parking lot near the baseball field on Sacramento City College's campus, according to police.
Residents of Hill Country town upset about wind farm plan 9/3/2015 8:54 pm UTC
For those who have to live in the turbines' shadow, the impact on their landscape and local wildlife can be too high a cost.
Search leads to 4 arrests in Cedar Park 9/3/2015 8:46 pm UTC
CEDAR PARKSearch leads to 4 arrestsDetectives arrested four men and confiscated just over
Missing Round Rock man found 9/3/2015 8:36 pm UTC
A man that went missing in Round Rock was found safely by his family Thursday
Holland girl in critical condition after lightning strike 9/3/2015 8:24 pm UTC
She struck by lightning Sunday while playing with her siblings outside her home in the town of Holland, about 20 miles south of Temple.
Ahead of Labor Day weekend, a snapshot of Central Texas weather data 9/3/2015 8:19 pm UTC
Despite the scattered rain this week in the Austin metro area as summer vacations came
Texas sees rising number of improper teacher-student relationships 9/3/2015 8:19 pm UTC
The number of Texas teachers accused of having inappropriate relationships with students has increased for
Proposed health tax to cost average Travis County homeowner $5.49 more 9/3/2015 8:17 pm UTC
The Central Health board approved a proposed tax rate of 11.78 cents per $100
Missing Round Rock man found safe 9/3/2015 8:04 pm UTC
Round Rock police said Thursday a man who went missing on Monday was safely located by his family.       
Gov. Abbott heading to Mexico amid some friction 9/3/2015 8:03 pm UTC
Abbott will meet with Mexico President Enrique Peña Nieto during a three-day trip starting Sunday. It marks the first international visit fo…
Kentucky clerk jailed over marriage licenses 9/3/2015 7:34 pm UTC
The defiant Kentucky clerk has told a judge that she can't comply with an order to issue marriage licenses to gay couples because it would violate her conscience.
College student rides Barbie Jeep around campus 9/3/2015 7:33 pm UTC
How do you get to where you need to go after a DWI arrest? One Texas college student rejected the idea of public transportation or a bike and decided on a Barbie Jeep.
Trump to Bush: 'Speak English,' not Spanish 9/3/2015 7:33 pm UTC
The war of words between Republican presidential hopefuls Donald Trump and Jeb Bush is now also a war of palabras.
Cedar Park police arrest 4 for meth, guns 9/3/2015 7:28 pm UTC
The Central Texas Regional SWAT Team responded to two separate homes at 6:30 and 6:45 a.m. Thursday morning.
Over 2,000 WilCo Students' Truancy Records Expunged 9/3/2015 7:02 pm UTC
A Williamson County court has expunged more than 2,000 truancy cases at once.
Cyclists worried Google’s self-driving vehicles isn’t recognizing them 9/3/2015 6:56 pm UTC
Google has been testing their self-driving vehicles in Austin for two months
Austin Weather Forecast: WARMING UP 9/3/2015 6:46 pm UTC
Say it ain't so -- We're in for a late summer warm up as we head into Labor Day Weekend.
Community news: Austin Water offering rebates 9/3/2015 6:43 pm UTC
TRAVIS COUNTYAUSTINAustin Water offers rebatesAustin Water is accepting applications through Sept. 30
Kraft Heinz Expands Kraft Singles Recall 9/3/2015 6:37 pm UTC
Kraft Heinz is expanding a recall of Kraft Singles products, saying a problem with the packaging film affects 10 times as many cases as it first thought.
Alleged playground scammer's case to be handed over to FBI 9/3/2015 6:22 pm UTC
Alleged playground scammer's case to be handed over to FBIBy Leslie A. RubinSOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WCHS) — South Charleston Police say they are building a case against an Ohio man accused in a pl
TCSO: Robbery Suspect Trying To Steal UT Flag Stabbed By Homeowner 9/3/2015 6:12 pm UTC
A robbery suspect was stabbed in north Travis County Thursday morning after being confronted for allegedly stealing a University of Texas flag from the outside of a home.
Music in the Morning: The Nightowls 9/3/2015 5:56 pm UTC
The Nightowls stop by the studio to talk about the release of their new album and to perform. 
Herman: Reassessing ex-presidents, Littlefield’s ‘greater South’ at UT 9/3/2015 5:48 pm UTC
These are tough times for ex-presidents. William McKinley this week lost his Alaska mountain. Andrew
Some RRISD Buses Overcrowded 9/3/2015 5:35 pm UTC
Going to school is a rite of passage for any youngster. If you can't make it to school and back on your own, everyone knows the big yellow bus. So, what happens when the bus runs out of room?
Judge Will Hear Birth Certificate Case Next Month 9/3/2015 5:27 pm UTC
A coalition of undocumented immigrants whose U.S. citizen children have been denied birth certificates in Texas will get their day in federal court next month.
Trump signs pledge to back GOP's 2016 presidential nominee 9/3/2015 5:27 pm UTC
STEVE PEOPLES, Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — Presidential candidate Donald Trump ruled out the prospect of a third-party White House bid Thursday and vowed to support the Republican Party's nom
Abortion rights group petitions Supreme Court over Texas law 9/3/2015 5:26 pm UTC
An abortion rights group the Supreme Court to review a decision that could shut down multiple abortion clinics across Texas.       
Baty Elementary asked to shelter-in-place due to nearby assault 9/3/2015 5:13 pm UTC
Austin police are responding to an assault on the 1700 block of Whitney Way near Baty Elementary School.
Store Owner Faces Backlash For Opening Customer's Questionable Mail 9/3/2015 5:10 pm UTC
Avani Patel is coming under fire for her decision to open up a customer's mail."All his packages use to come priority mail with fragile stickers on them and I'd ask him and he'd say 'my mom sends m
4 Arrested In Cedar Park Meth Bust 9/3/2015 4:22 pm UTC
Four men were arrested in Cedar Park Thursday morning after police raided two homes they say were involved in drug activity.
APD announces Labor Day initiative, Arrive Alive Traffic Safety 9/3/2015 4:20 pm UTC
The initiative was prompted by the amount of crashes over the Labor Day weekend last year.
Prosecutor Will Seek Death Penalty In SC Church Shootings 9/3/2015 3:53 pm UTC
A South Carolina prosecutor says she will seek the death penalty for a white man charged with killing nine black churchgoers.
Ex-APD Officer Charged With Capital Murder In Girlfriend's Death, Held Without Bond 9/3/2015 3:29 pm UTC
A former Austin police officer is being held without bond after being charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of his pregnant girlfriend.
Kyle passes hands-free ordinance 9/3/2015 2:58 pm UTC
Kyle passes hands-free ordinance       
Tonight's CBS programming delayed due to Dallas Cowboys football 9/3/2015 2:45 pm UTC
Due to the Dallas Cowboys preseason football game, tonight's CBS programming will be airing at a later time tonight on KEYE TV:12:37 a.m. - Big Brother1:37 a.m. - Under the Dome2:37 a.m. - The Big
Dropbox Austin office new hires, new features 9/3/2015 2:34 pm UTC
The digital cloud storage company, Dropbox, is working to hire new people for their downtown Austin office.
Records: Man linked to Samantha Dean case charged with capital murder 9/3/2015 2:00 pm UTC
4 p.m. update: Former Austin police officer VonTrey Clark will face capital murder charges
Judge jails Kentucky clerk for refusing marriage licenses 9/3/2015 1:59 pm UTC
ADAM BEAM, Associated PressASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — A federal judge ordered a defiant county clerk to jail for contempt Thursday after she insisted that it would violate her conscience to follow court o
Police arrest 4 Cedar Park men after search turns up meth, cash 9/3/2015 1:40 pm UTC
2:15 p.m. update: Cedar Park detectives arrested four men and confiscated just over
Firefighters put out kitchen fire at West Austin home 9/3/2015 12:10 pm UTC
11:55 a.m. update: A West Austin outdoor kitchen fire caused $70,000 in
Man blinds sheriff's helicopter pilot with hair growth laser comb 9/3/2015 11:36 am UTC
MARION COUNTY, Fla. (WPEC) — A Florida man is accused of blinding a Sheriff's helicopter pilot with his hair growth laser comb. By Victoria Price, CBS12 According to Marion County Sheriff's Office,
Couple accused of holding teen sex slave each held on $21M bond 9/3/2015 11:30 am UTC
By Mary Quinn O'Connor, CBS12 Port St. Lucie, Fla. (WPEC) — A couple accused of sexually abusing a teen relative as a sex slave are back in jail facing new charges. Rob and Marie Johnson are now ch
Video shows parents with babies burglarize home 9/3/2015 10:58 am UTC
Fresno, CA (KMPH) — At first glance - the video looks like a typical family outing on a Sunday afternoon. But as Myra Martinez watched her neighbor's security footage, she discovered a group of par
Judge lets Brady play, ruling against NFL in 'Deflategate' 9/3/2015 10:23 am UTC
LARRY NEUMEISTER, Associated PressTOM HAYS, Associated PressNEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge deflated "Deflategate" Thursday, erasing New England quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension for a c
One Marine Dead And 9 Hurt In Helicopter Training Exercise 9/3/2015 7:54 am UTC
CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (AP) — One Marine has been killed and 9 others were hurt when a helicopter made a hard landing at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina.The CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter came down ha
Kentucky Clerk To Face Federal Judge Over Gay Marriage 9/3/2015 5:49 am UTC
The Kentucky county clerk refusing to issue same-sex marriage licenses, Kim Davis, will go before a federal judge today. Davis is refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, despite a
Dean murder suspect VonTrey Clark back in Texas, booked into jail 9/3/2015 5:35 am UTC
Former Austin police officer VonTrey Clark landed in Texas just before midnight and was being
Hutto neighborhood dealing with medical waste 9/3/2015 3:58 am UTC
People in the Lakeside Estates neighborhood have seen gross trash like dirty diapers or empty bottles before, but someone has been dumping medical waste there this summer.       
Blood donations save Central Texas family 9/3/2015 3:49 am UTC
Every two seconds someone needs blood. A Central Texas family was among them and their story is proof donations save lives.       
San Marcos debating future of Cape’s Dam 9/3/2015 2:10 am UTC
The dam was in need of restoration before it was damaged during the Memorial Day weekend floods, according to San Marcos spokesman Trey Hatt.       
Cirque du Soleil Big Top returns to Austin with show Kooza 9/3/2015 12:34 am UTC
Cirque du Soleil is taking over four acres at Circuit of the Americas with its over-the-top show Kooza.       
APA starts new campaign to 'humanize' cops 9/3/2015 12:13 am UTC
Authorities say the current hostile environment toward peace officers across the country, including Austin, is similar to the 1960s.       
VonTrey Clark charged with capital murder in Dean case 9/3/2015 12:13 am UTC
Former Austin Police Officer VonTrey Clark has been charged with capital murder in connection with the February death of Samantha Dean, according to court documents unsealed Wednesday.       
Police: Man caught breaking into downtown Austin bar twice in a week 9/2/2015 11:41 pm UTC
A 32-year-old man has been accused of breaking into a downtown Austin bar twice this
Uber, cab companies face off over proposed regulations 9/2/2015 11:18 pm UTC
The city wants tougher restrictions on ride-sharing apps like Uber and Lyft, but those companies claim they are regulated enough.       
Indonesia extradites ex-police officer sought in U.S. murder 9/2/2015 11:11 pm UTC
Indonesia extradites ex-police officer sought in U.S. murder       
Police Chief Art Acevedo to stay in Austin 9/2/2015 11:08 pm UTC
Austin Police Chief Art Acevedo will remain in Austin under a new financial arrangement with the city, KVUE learned on Wednesday.       
H-E-B Issues Voluntary Recall on Spring Water 9/2/2015 11:08 pm UTC
H-E-B announced Wednesday a voluntary recall on Hill Country Fare spring water because of the possible presence of an undeclared allergen. The recall includes Hill Country Fare Spring Water one gal
EMS: Two injured after crash along SH 71 near Bee Cave 9/2/2015 10:51 pm UTC
Two people are being transported to an Austin hospital after a crash involving an SUV an empty Lake Travis ISD school bus near Bee Cave on Wednesday afternoon, according to Austin-Travis County EMS
Texas Clinics File Supreme Court Appeal Of Abortion Law 9/2/2015 10:51 pm UTC
Texas abortion clinics are asking the Supreme Court to take up a major case about abortion rights.
Perry campaign has no staff in New Hampshire, 1 paid staffer in Iowa 9/2/2015 10:11 pm UTC
The presidential campaign of former Governor Rick Perry may be on its last leg as campaign staffers leave in N.H. and Iowa.       
Austin Limo & Taxi Drivers Don't Want To 'Pay The Price' Anymore 9/2/2015 10:00 pm UTC
There's a traffic battle brewing in Austin. The city wants to change the way ridesharing companies like Uber and Lyft operate in the city.
Ex-APD Officer Sought In Samantha Dean Murder Now In Bastrop County Jail 9/2/2015 9:49 pm UTC
Former APD officer VonTrey Clark is back in the US, and accused of capital murder in the death of Samantha Dean.
Austin TNC Drivers Push City To Dump Proposed Regulations 9/2/2015 7:53 pm UTC
Today drivers for Uber and Lyft rallied at Austin City Hall saying the proposed regulation to the cities current TNC (transportation network company) ordinance is sending the city in the wrong dire
A Bold Move To Save A Man's Hand: Tucking It Into His Tummy 9/2/2015 7:22 pm UTC
An 87-year-old Texas man had an unusual surgery to save a hand that was badly burned in an accident: Doctors sewed his hand to his belly and left it under a pocket of tissue for three weeks to giv
Sheriff: Texas man killed by deputies appeared to hold knife 9/2/2015 6:56 pm UTC
DAVID WARREN, Associated PressDALLAS (AP) — A second video that captured Texas deputies fatally shooting a man whose hands were raised appears to show that he was holding a knife, a sheriff said We
Llano Co. Man Sentenced To 50 Years For Toddlers Death 9/2/2015 6:26 pm UTC
A Llano County man was sentenced to 50 years in prison earlier this week after pleading guilty to the murder of his 19-month-old son in 2013.
Semi-Truck Crashes In East Austin 9/2/2015 6:02 pm UTC
One person suffered minor injuries after a semi-truck crashed into the yard of an East Austin home.
KEYE TV Helping Restore Del Valle Neighborhood's Phone Service 9/2/2015 6:02 pm UTC
We have some progress to report as KEYE TV tries to help a group of elderly neighbors get their phone service back after being out for weeks.
Central TX Law Enforcement On High Alert Following String of Officer Shootings 9/2/2015 5:44 pm UTC
The recent murders of law enforcement officers around the country have officers in Central Texas on high alert.
Court Documents: VonTrey Clark Charged With Capital Murder 9/2/2015 5:32 pm UTC
A former Austin police officer wanted in connection with a Central Texas murder is on a plane heading to Austin.
FEMA holding flood risk open house 9/2/2015 5:20 pm UTC
FEMA is holding an open house Wednesday to educate homeowners on flood risks.       
Clerk Again Asks For Delay In Gay-Marriage Case 9/2/2015 5:09 pm UTC
A Kentucky county clerk is again asking a judge to delay his ruling ordering her to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
Personal watercraft ban for Labor Day weekend 9/2/2015 4:23 pm UTC
The city will prohibit the use and operation of personal watercraft on Lake Austin over Labor Day weekend.       
Uniformed police officer turned away at Arby's 9/2/2015 4:21 pm UTC
PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. (WPEC) — The chief of the Pembroke Pines Police Department says Arby's has apologized for one of its workers who denied serving a police officer. Chief Dan Giustino said one of
New Braunfels PD makes child pornography arrest 9/2/2015 4:13 pm UTC
New Braunfels PD makes child pornography arrest       
Man Saves Ribs From CA Apartment Fire 9/2/2015 3:56 pm UTC
A California man, who says he saved his family from an apartment fire, also saved a slab of ribs from going up in flames too.
Man Busted Allegedly Burglarizing Popular Downtown Bar 9/2/2015 3:01 pm UTC
A man was arrested early Tuesday morning for allegedly burglarizing a popular Downtown Austin nightclub.
$31.5 Million In State Funding Going To Alamo 9/2/2015 2:41 pm UTC
State officials say the Alamo is to benefit from $31.5 million for preservation and development of the downtown San Antonio shrine.
Blue Bell Resumes Production At Oklahoma Facility 9/2/2015 2:35 pm UTC
Blue Bell Creameries has resumed operations at a northwestern Oklahoma facility a day after the company's products returned to the shelves at select locations in Texas and Alabama.
Off-Duty Abilene Police Officer Found Dead In Home 9/2/2015 2:32 pm UTC
Investigators say they suspect homicide in the death of an off-duty Abilene police officer found dead in his West Texas home, but they don't believe he was targeted as a random law enforcement offi
Man arrested after having marijuana delivered to Austin shipping store 9/2/2015 2:07 pm UTC
Avani Patel is the owner of Goin' Postal in South Austin. Every day Patel handles hundreds of packages. She has a couple of regular customers, including a man named Dillon Miller. "As soon I'd say
Perry campaign will have 1 paid staffer in Iowa 9/2/2015 1:14 pm UTC
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Rick Perry's cash-strapped presidential campaign is set to keep going in Iowa with just one paid staffer and some volunteers.The former Texas governor's senior Iowa strategi
Missing Round Rock Man Found Safe 9/2/2015 12:51 pm UTC
UPDATE: Police say Wayne Joseph Urban has been safely located by his family.
Thief targeting East Austin businesses 9/2/2015 12:35 pm UTC
Most of the places targeted by the thief involve health and wellness. Tonight the owners are sending out a warning.       
Texas man kills himself while taking selfie with gun 9/2/2015 12:10 pm UTC
HOUSTON (AP) — A 19-year-old Texas man is dead after police say he accidentally shot himself while posing for a selfie with a gun.Deleon Alonso Smith died of a gunshot wound to the throat about 1:3
APD Chief Art Acevedo staying in Austin, receiving pay raise 9/2/2015 12:01 pm UTC
AUSTIN, Texas -- Austin Police chief Art Acevedo is removing himself from contention for the San Antonio Police Chief position and has received a new offer to remain with APD.While there is no spec
Another New Braunfels man charged with having child porn 9/2/2015 11:47 am UTC
SAN ANTONIO (KABB) - Officers with the New Braunfels Police Department say they have arrested a man on charges of possessing child pornography.Investigators say they were alerted in May by the Nati
10-year-old jumps out of moving car to escape kidnapper 9/2/2015 11:32 am UTC
SAN ANTONIO (KABB) - The Schertz-Cibolo-Universal City School District is warning students and parents following the attempted abduction of a student on Tuesday.District leaders say the incident oc
VIDEO: VonTrey Clark leaving Bali jail in handcuffs 9/2/2015 10:59 am UTC
BALI, Indonesia (AP) — A former Austin, Texas, police officer has been extradited from Indonesia to the United States to face trial in the murder of his pregnant girlfriend.VonTrey Jamal Clark was
Prosecutor: 2nd video emerges of deadly shooting by deputies 9/2/2015 10:38 am UTC
By SETH ROBBINS and DAVID WARREN, Associated PressSAN ANTONIO (AP) — A second video has emerged that gives authorities a "very clear view" of a confrontation between deputies and a Texas man who ha
Inmates Get Tattoos Removed For Free 9/2/2015 6:41 am UTC
Inmates at the Travis County Correctional Facility are getting tattoos removed for free.     The sheriff's office is partnering with Texas Laser and Aesthetics Training Academy to provide the servi
Report: Austin Ranks Low for Road Safety 9/2/2015 3:07 am UTC
A new report from Allstate shows Austin drivers are about 37 percent more likely to get in crashes than the national average.
Austin Elderly Lose Home Phone Service 9/1/2015 10:55 pm UTC
"They don't have cell phones. They don't even know how to use a cell phone," said Helen Whitley in front of her home off State Highway 71 in east Austin. No cell phones and now some of Austin's eld
Construction Worker's Body Found Under East Austin Home 9/1/2015 9:19 pm UTC
Police say a body was found Tuesday evening underneath an East Austin home.
APD Investigating Shot Fired Call In North Austin 9/1/2015 7:47 pm UTC
Police are investigating a shots fired call in North Austin.
Bond Between Fayette Co. K-9, Handler Secret To Their Success 9/1/2015 7:14 pm UTC
Meet Lobos, a Fayette County police dog who's sniffed out millions of dollars in drugs.
Family of men killed in fiery MoPac crash speaks out 9/1/2015 6:58 pm UTC
A family, devastated by the loss of multiple family members, is speaking out and sharing details about the lives of their loved ones.Jacob Gallegos, Daniel Rubio, Pedro Aguilar and Christian Hernan
Veteran Gets Medals Back After They Were Lost in Flood 9/1/2015 6:49 pm UTC
A Vietnam Veteran in Wimberley lost his home and all his possessions, but David Adams, with the VFW, got him his medals back.
McDonald's will launch all day breakfast on Oct. 6 9/1/2015 6:20 pm UTC
NEW YORK (AP) — If you're one of those people who hates missing the end of breakfast hours at McDonald's, hang on just a little longer: the chain says its breakfast menu will be available all day s
Austin Public Libraries Quietly Launch Hoopla App 9/1/2015 5:38 pm UTC
Austin's Public Libraries are now offering a free app which lets you select from thousands of library books, CDs and DVDs and load them into your phone or tablet.
Fire Destroys SE Austin Home 9/1/2015 5:33 pm UTC
AFD officials say the fire has been extinguished. All of the home's occupants are safe and accounted for. No injuries have been reported.
Convicted Sex Offender Accused Of Strangling, Kidnapping Girlfriend 9/1/2015 5:27 pm UTC
Haymond Middleton is accused of trying to strangle and kidnap his girlfriend. Investigators say it started when Middleton and his girlfriend got in a fight over the car radio.
Texas Supreme Court Considers School Finance Lawsuit 9/1/2015 5:07 pm UTC
Today, state lawyers argued before the Supreme Court of Texas that money isn’t the answer to improving the public school system. Attorneys representing more than 600 school districts argued 2011 bu
Attorney: Traffic Stop Over Direct Eye Contact Is Illegal 9/1/2015 4:35 pm UTC
A man who recorded cell phone footage of his interaction with a Dayton police officer during a traffic stop has hired an attorney, and is considering legal action against the department.
Officer fatally shot, three suspects on the loose near Chicago suburb 9/1/2015 4:25 pm UTC
By Liz McKernan, Sinclair Broadcast Group Washington (Sinclair Broadcast Group) — Residents of the Fox Lake community north of Chicago are asked to remain inside their homes as police search for th
Racing Commission Suspends Operations Amid Funding Squabble 9/1/2015 3:52 pm UTC
The Texas Racing Commission has suspended operations -- meaning horse and dog racing tracks statewide cannot take bets -- amid legislative funding squabbles.
Suspect In Texas Officer's Death Had 2nd Mental Commitment 9/1/2015 3:27 pm UTC
A defense attorney for the man accused of fatally shooting a suburban Houston officer says his client was committed to a county psychiatric center in 2010.
Retail Gas Prices In Texas Drop 8 Cents Before Labor Day 9/1/2015 3:09 pm UTC
Retail gasoline prices have dropped 8 cents across Texas to settle at $2.23 per gallon going into the Labor Day holiday weekend.
Latest Texas School Finance Case Reaches State Supreme Court 9/1/2015 2:51 pm UTC
Lawyers for 600-plus Texas school districts are telling the state Supreme Court that classroom funding is inadequate and unfairly distributed via a "hopelessly broken" system.
Energy Grid Operator Says Texas Users OK For Fall, Winter 9/1/2015 2:42 pm UTC
The grid operator for Texas says electric users should have sufficient supply into the winter.
Hundreds Of New Laws Take Effect In Texas 9/1/2015 2:40 pm UTC
Texas is taking its first step toward easing limits on medical marijuana -- even as it imposes bans on synthetic forms of the drug.
Video Appears To Show Texas Deputies Shoot Man With Hands Up 9/1/2015 2:36 pm UTC
Video obtained by a San Antonio TV station appears to show a man with his hands up fatally shot by deputies.
Google unveils new logo 9/1/2015 1:38 pm UTC
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is refining its famous logo as it prepares to become a part of a new holding company called Alphabet.The revised design unveiled Tuesday features the same mix of blue, r
Crews Begin Work To Repave Major North Austin Street 9/1/2015 12:37 pm UTC
Changes to Metric Boulevard are underway as crews work to repaved the badly cracked street.
Front-yard sex between 2 older Michigan men leads to child porn bust 9/1/2015 12:22 pm UTC
COLDWATER, Mich. (WWMT) — Outdoor sex between two older men lead to a child porn bust in Michigan.One of those men is behind bars facing felony charges for allegedly having dozens of pictures of ch
Tennessee man shoots, kills 81-year-old wife, police say 9/1/2015 12:16 pm UTC
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WZTV) — A 76-year-old Erwin man has been charged with the murder of his 81-year-old wife. A joint investigation between the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) and the Unic
Paramedics Talk Mental Effects Of Responding To Numerous Crashes 9/1/2015 11:43 am UTC
Austin has had nearly double the amount of fatal crashes and deaths in 2015 compared to this time last year, and ATCEMS paramedics talk about how it can affect first responders going to scenes like
Pope: Priests in Holy Year can absolve 'sin of abortion' 9/1/2015 10:29 am UTC
By FRANCES D'EMILIOAssociated PressVATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis declared Tuesday he is allowing all priests in the church's upcoming Year of Mercy to absolve women of the "sin of abortion" if
Kentucky clerk still won't issue same-sex marriage licenses 9/1/2015 10:12 am UTC
By CLAIRE GALOFAROAssociated PressMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) -- A county clerk in Kentucky has again refused to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, invoking her religious beliefs and "God's authority"
Nearly 700 New Laws Going Into Effect Today 9/1/2015 6:41 am UTC
Texas is taking its first step toward easing limits on medical marijuana. It's one of nearly 700 new laws going into effect Tuesday. The measure allows some Epilepsy patients access to less potent
Blue Bell Returns to Brisk Sales On Monday 8/31/2015 10:57 pm UTC
It's back, or at least it was for a little while. Some Austin stores sold out of Blue Bell ice cream before breakfast. Others had an inventory until the after-work rush. On Monday, Blue Bell starte
AZ Mom Facing Social Media Backlash For Forgetting Child 8/31/2015 9:44 pm UTC
An Arizona mom is not only facing backlash on social media but she's also being defended.
Texas Teen Dies After Amoeba Enters Brain 8/31/2015 6:26 pm UTC
A 14-year-old boy has died after encountering a rare amoeba while swimming in a lake north of Houston.
Tenn. Babysitter Caught On Camera Assaulting, Smothering 13-Month-Old 8/31/2015 6:10 pm UTC
Briana Campbell, 24, is behind bars after she was recorded on a home security camera assaulting a child she was babysitting.
School Financing Fight Hits Texas Supreme Court 8/31/2015 6:01 pm UTC
Tuesday the Texas Supreme Court will begin hearing oral arguments on a case involving 600 school districts suing the state for not providing adequate funding.
Suspect In Killing Of Harris Co. Deputy Previously Arrested In Austin 8/31/2015 5:46 pm UTC
The man accused of shooting and killing a Harris County deputy has ties to Austin.
Round Rock pet store owner says he's getting death threats over Facebook post 8/31/2015 5:43 pm UTC
It's a Facebook post shared more than 12-thousand times. In the post, a man named Zack Ryan talks about the conditions the puppies live in and is worried because he says "the puppies spend their en
Jeep recalling 206,668 Cherokee SUVs for wiper defect 8/31/2015 5:11 pm UTC
DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler is recalling 206,668 Jeep Cherokee SUVs because the windshield wipers can stop working unexpectedly.Cherokees from the 2014 model year are affected. There are 158,671 i
Is anti-police sentiment responsible for violence against officers? 8/31/2015 5:00 pm UTC
Texas Deputy Darren Goforth was found in a pool of blood next to his patrol car Friday night after being shot while the uniformed officer was filling his gas tank. A suspect is now in custody. Clea
Brenham Embraces Diversification After Blue Bell Shutdown 8/31/2015 4:52 pm UTC
Brenham still loves its Blue Bell, but after the shutdown they're now focusing on attracting new employers.
Body Found In Lake Austin Near Mansfield Dam 8/31/2015 4:08 pm UTC
A body has been found in Lake Austin near Mansfield Dam.
Perry Campaign Will Have 1 Paid Staffer In Iowa 8/31/2015 4:03 pm UTC
Rick Perry's cash-strapped presidential campaign is set to keep going in Iowa with just one paid staffer and some volunteers.
Blue Bell Hometown Gets Nearly $1.4M Federal Jobs Grant 8/31/2015 3:46 pm UTC
The Texas hometown of Blue Bell Creameries received a nearly $1.4 million federal grant the same day ice cream sales resumed after cleanup from listeria contamination.
2011 Budget Cuts Still Hamper Schools, Data Shows 8/31/2015 3:42 pm UTC
In a packed Austin courtroom in 2012, the state's lawyers sought to convince a judge that if Texas schools spent their money wisely, they needn't suffer greatly from a $5.4-billion cut to public sc
Man Busted For 7th DWI In North Travis Co. 8/31/2015 2:37 pm UTC
A man was arrested Saturday in north Travis County for his seventh DWI.
Police: Dad cleaning handgun shoots daughter, 9, in stomach 8/31/2015 2:12 pm UTC
IRA, Vt. (AP) — Vermont State Police say a man cleaning his handgun at a campsite accidentally shot his 9-year-old daughter in the stomach, sending her to the intensive care unit.The shooting happe
Man arrested for punching Austin police horse 8/31/2015 1:33 pm UTC
AUSTIN, Texas -- Pierre Anthony Mendez was arrested early Sunday morning for interfering with a police service animal after punching an Austin Police Department Mounted Unit, a horse named Sam, in
Police: Woman said boys weren't loved, so she drowned them 8/31/2015 12:49 pm UTC
PHOENIX (AP) — Police in suburban Phoenix say a 22-year-old woman accused of drowning her 2-year-old twin sons says she did it because nobody loved them or her.Mireya Alejandra Lopez was arrested S
Judge seals Alabama governor's divorce file from public view 8/31/2015 12:37 pm UTC
KIM CHANDLER, Associated PressMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A judge has ordered that Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley's divorce case be sealed from public view.Tuscaloosa Circuit Judge Elizabeth Hamner issued
Man arrested after threatening to sexually abuse a child 8/31/2015 11:58 am UTC
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A man police say wanted to taunt them by threatening to rape a 6-year-old has been arrested and booked into an Albuquerque jail.Twenty-year-old Randy Martinez Jr. faces chi
Suspect in ambush of Houston-area deputy held without bond 8/31/2015 11:52 am UTC
JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated PressHOUSTON (AP) — Authorities say a suburban Houston police officer who was ambushed was shot 15 times at a gas station.Shannon J. Miles appeared briefly in state Distr
Family Member Identifies 4 Men Killed In Fiery North Austin Crash 8/31/2015 11:40 am UTC
A family member of the victims reached out to KEYE-TV via Facebook to confirm the victims are Jacob Gallegos, Daniel Rubio, Pedro Aguilar, and Christian Hernandez. All of the victims were related,
Blue Bell Ice Cream is back in Austin stores 8/31/2015 11:26 am UTC
Just before four Monday morning, while most of us were still sleeping, blue bell made a comeback!"This was a huge day!" said Darrell Schulte, a Branch Manager with Blue Bell.Box by box, chocolate,
Twenty tons of ham destroyed in big rig fire 8/31/2015 10:25 am UTC
SAN ANTONIO (KABB) - An 18-wheeler carrying 20 tons of ham went up in flames late Sunday night.The incident happened shortly after 10p.m. in front of a gas station at I-10 and Fair Oaks Parkway in
SWAT standoff in South Austin ends after 10 hours 8/31/2015 4:20 am UTC
A SWAT situation in South Austin ended around 7 a.m. Monday morning when the man turned himself in to police.
Horror master Wes Craven dies at 76 8/31/2015 12:24 am UTC
By Daisy Nguyen and Jake Coyle Associated Press Writers LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Wes Craven, the prolific writer-director who startled audiences with iconic suburban slashers like "Nightmare on Elm Stre
Blue Bell Returns To Austin Stores 8/30/2015 10:15 pm UTC
Are you ready for some Homemade Vanilla? Blue Bell ice cream starts returning to store shelves on Monday. The early morning deliveries come after Blue Bell initiated a voluntary recall due to liste
One Person Sent To Hospital After North Austin Wreck 8/30/2015 9:41 pm UTC
The Austin police department had to shut down one lane of south bound Research boulevard service road due to a collision Sunday. Southbound lanes of the Research boulevard were closed down to one l
MI: Organ Donor Meets Recipient For First Time 8/30/2015 9:08 pm UTC
You'd think that rob burrows and Nellie Fischer were friends reuniting as you watch them embrace."Overwhelming, anxious, excited" says organ recipient Rob Burrows. Those emotions all for a new bond
Laredo Crash Kills Two Teachers, Leaves One Injured 8/30/2015 7:46 pm UTC
A mission man is in jail after a car crash takes the lives of two Laredo school teachers and critically injures another.    Monica Pastrana is fighting for her life in a San Antonio hospital tonigh
White House Says Mount McKinley To Be Renamed Denali 8/30/2015 5:10 pm UTC
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama says he's changing the name of the tallest mountain in North America from Mount McKinley to Denali. He's giving the mountain its traditional Alaska Native
FL: Tropical Storm Erika Still Causing Waves 8/30/2015 5:00 pm UTC
A flash flood watch remains in effect across parts of Florida. The remnants of tropical storm Erika is bringing strong winds and heavy downpours to the region. The storm caused major destruction in
Malcolm Gladwell Speaks On Katrina Jail Offenders 8/30/2015 2:35 pm UTC
MALCOLM GLADWELL, AUTHOR:  Yeah, so this is a study by a guy named David Kirk who is a sociologist at Oxford.  And what he did is he got all of the prison records post-Katrina and he was able to lo
VA Reporter Shooting; Father Speaks Out 8/30/2015 12:49 pm UTC
The father of a Virginia reporter shot to death on live TV this week says he wants fight for gun control.24-year old Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward were killed Wednesday by Vester Lee Flanag
Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders Talks About Pay Fair Share 8/30/2015 12:24 pm UTC
"We have a situation where major corporations in this country make billions of dollars in profit. They stash their money in the Cayman Islands; they don't pay a nickel in taxes. I am funding my pla
Police Investigate Motive in Ambush of Houston Area Deputy 8/30/2015 12:05 pm UTC
HOUSTON (AP) -- The man charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of a uniformed suburban Houston sheriff's deputy will be arraigned this week. Online jail records show that 30-year-old Sha
Pawn Shop Sells Jack Kevorkian's Assisted Suicide Van 8/29/2015 9:57 pm UTC
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (AP) -- A pawn shop owner has sold an old Volkswagen van that was used by assisted suicide advocate Jack Kevorkian.Les Gold tells Detroit radio station WWJ (http://cbsloc.al/1Klhe
CO: Cop Car Stolen Caught On Camera 8/29/2015 9:11 pm UTC
"That's my car, dude!"The flabbergasted officer watched as the burglary suspect he thought was securely handcuffed--peeled off in his police cruiser.It was all caught on the officer's body camera--
New Orleans Family Makes Austin Home After Katrina 8/29/2015 8:24 pm UTC
It's been ten years since Hurricane Katrina slammed into the gulf coast. Some families had to start over in new cities, including Austin.  The Bologna family faced incredible odds but say they fell
UT Austin Will Remove and Relocate Jefferson Davis Statue 8/29/2015 5:39 pm UTC
The University of Texas at Austin is moving forward with their decision to remove and replace the Jefferson Davis statue. The statue has been at the center of controversy due to its origin. UT pres
Austin To Become First Texas City For Self Driving Cars Testing 8/29/2015 3:38 pm UTC
Today Mayor Steve Adler announced Google has selected Austin as its next city to test its self-driving technology. During a showcase of Google’s self-driving car today at The Thinkery, Mayor Steve
Houston Deputy Shot: Sheriff Hickman Speaks Out 8/29/2015 2:44 pm UTC
Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman says authorities will "follow the evidence to the logical and legal conclusion" in the fatal shooting of one of the office's deputies. Hickman also said that the "
HEB Will Limit Blue Bell Purchases 8/29/2015 12:54 pm UTC
Blue Bell Creameries will begin distributing ice cream to select markets on a limited basis on Monday, August 31. HEB is pleased that Austin will be one of the first cities to welcome back this Tex
Austin Pilot Dies In Stunt Crash 8/29/2015 10:27 am UTC
Word quickly got around Georgetown Municipal Airport that Andrew Wright was gone.  Kathleen Kirkpatrick is a flight instructor. “Disbelief. I got a text message from a friend who was also a CFI [ce
The Latest On Houston Deputy: Hunt For Suspect Continues 8/29/2015 10:18 am UTC
Authorities say they are speaking with a person who has information about the fatal shooting of a Harris County sheriff's deputy. Sheriff's office spokesman Deputy Thomas Gilliland said the person
New Driver’s Ed Requirement Addresses Distracted Driving 8/28/2015 11:05 pm UTC
New rules have first-time drivers learning more about the dangers of distracted driving. Starting September 1, a two-hour distracted driving course is required for teenagers applying for a driver’s
Deputy Shot At Houston-Area Gas Station 8/28/2015 11:02 pm UTC
A sheriff's deputy has died after he was shot at a suburban Houston gas station.
Georgetown Group Helps Adults With Disabilities Learn To Work Together 8/28/2015 10:46 pm UTC
A beautiful, one-of-a-kind piece of art can be priceless, and sometimes it's the stories behind those pieces that make them so valuable. A group of artisans in Central Texas is creating amazing wor
Round Rock Approves 1st Ever Food Truck Ordinance 8/28/2015 10:32 pm UTC
Foodies rejoice in Round Rock. The city just passed a new ordinance that allows businesses to sponsor food trucks on their properties.
Austin Honor Flight 8/28/2015 9:35 pm UTC
Thirty Vietnam veterans are on the trip of a lifetime! They boarded an Honor Flight Friday afternoon bound for Washington D.C.
Hays County Honors Memorial Weekend First Responders 8/28/2015 7:30 pm UTC
Friday Hays County honored the hundreds of first responders who jumped to the rescue during the Memorial Weekend floods.
10 Years Later: Katrina Survivor Reflects On Move To Central Texas 8/28/2015 6:48 pm UTC
It's been ten years since Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast. Thousands fled New Orleans in search of somewhere new to call home. Many ended up right here in Central Texas.
Former Soldier, Convicted Drug Dealer Now On The Run 8/28/2015 6:47 pm UTC
Peter Ruiz served 6-years in the army and honorably discharged, now he's a wanted fugitive. "He was doing again all the right things, he served his country honorably, but then it goes back to a bad
Policeman pays for food, hotel for homeless woman, 1-year-old daughter 8/28/2015 6:22 pm UTC
Photo credit: Prince George's County Police Department By Simon Landau HYATTSVILLE, Md. (WJLA) — A wonderful story out of Prince George's County, where an officer went above and beyond to help a mo
Southern Heritage Group Loses Appeal On UT Davis Statue Move 8/28/2015 6:13 pm UTC
A Southern heritage group has lost an appeal to block the removal of a statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis at the University of Texas.
Abbott Wants New Abortion Limits Following Undercover Video 8/28/2015 6:11 pm UTC
Gov. Greg Abbott is calling on the Legislature to approve several new abortion restrictions -- even though Texas already has some of the nation's toughest limits on the procedure.
Police: Flanagan 'very closely identified' with foreign, domestic terrorists 8/28/2015 5:43 pm UTC
By Lindsey Leake WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) — The man accused of fatally shooting a TV reporter and photographer during a live broadcast in southwestern Virginia Wednesday morning "very
Dump truck slams into bus full of students 8/28/2015 5:39 pm UTC
Pensacola, Fla. (WEAR) - A school bus flipped over onto its side after a dump truck slammed into it Thursday afternoon in Florida.Officials reported 22 students from Pensacola High School were on t
City Of Austin IT Worker Charged With Stealing Equipment 8/28/2015 5:31 pm UTC
A City of Austin information technology worker has been charged with stealing electronic equipment from the city and pawing it for cash.
Demolished Pinata Store Highlights East Austin Redevelopment Tension 8/28/2015 5:18 pm UTC
Today, a small group of protesters stood near the spot where East Austin piñata store Jumpolin was torn down last February to denounce the property owners for allegedly violating a temporary injun
Austin Man Dead After Stunt Plane Crashes Ahead Of NY Air Show 8/28/2015 5:04 pm UTC
An Austin man is dead after a stunt plane crashed while practicing tricks for a weekend air show in New York. The Federal Aviation Administration says the plane was an experimental aircraft owned b
Houston DJ Arrested In NW Austin For Alleged Home Invasion 8/28/2015 4:34 pm UTC
A Houston DJ was arrested Thursday night in Northwest Austin for his alleged involvement in a Houston home invasion.
Texas AG To Shut Down Unlicensed North Austin Assisted Living Facility 8/28/2015 4:10 pm UTC
The Texas Attorney General's Office says a temporary restraining order has been filed to shut down an unlicensed North Austin assisted living facility.
Texas Army Chaplain Wins Prize To Give 9 11 Sermon By Ground Zero 8/28/2015 3:42 pm UTC
An Army chaplain has won a national prize for an original sermon he'll be delivering on Sept. 11 at a chapel near ground zero.
Student Contracts First Case Of Rubella In Texas Since 2004 8/28/2015 3:27 pm UTC
Health officials have confirmed that a Texas Christian University student has contracted the first known case of rubella in Texas since 2004.
APD: Downtown Austin DWI Suspect Had BAC 4 Times Legal Limit 8/28/2015 2:50 pm UTC
Police say a woman arrested early Wednesday morning in Downtown Austin for DWI and possession of a controlled substance had been driving with a Blood Alcohol Content four times the legal limit.
August is buy month for federal regulators 8/28/2015 2:04 pm UTC
By Jeff Barnd, Sinclair Broadcast GroupWhile many of you were on vacation in August, U.S. Federal Agencies have been hard at work – adding more regulations to the books. August seems to be the busi
Man reportedly kept coyote as pet; coyote has been euthanized 8/28/2015 1:23 pm UTC
CALVERT COUNTY, Md. (WJLA) — A North Beach, Maryland resident potentially faces charges after keeping a coyote as a pet, according to police. It is illegal to own a coyote in Maryland. According to
M&M's to add pumpkin spice latte to fall flavors 8/28/2015 12:45 pm UTC
By Csaba SukosdCOLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX) — Two weeks after M&M's unveiled pecan pie-flavored candies as they "fall" into new seasonal flavors, they've added pumpkin spice latte to the mix as well.The c
Former franchisee says she alerted Subway about Fogle in 2008 8/28/2015 12:38 pm UTC
CANDICE CHOI, AP Food Industry WriterNEW YORK (AP) — A former franchisee alerted a Subway advertising executive in 2008 about her concerns about pitchman Jared Fogle, according to her lawyer.Cindy
New Braunfels to conduct warrant roundup 8/28/2015 12:25 pm UTC
The City of New Braunfels Municipal Court is conducting another warrant roundup during the month of September. The focus of the roundup will be defendants with class C misdemeanor warrants issued b
Reward offered for arrest of sex offender who escaped Houston facility 8/28/2015 12:11 pm UTC
AUSTIN, Texas -– The Texas Department of Public Safety has added Ernest Leroy Smith, 46, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for informat
Woman ticketed for breastfeeding while driving 8/28/2015 11:52 am UTC
EVERETT, Wash. (KOMO) — A Mountlake Terrace woman was ticketed Wednesday night for breastfeeding while driving, and it's not the first time she's been busted. A driver called 911 sometime before 7
Friday Night Rivals: Get all the scores here! 8/28/2015 11:24 am UTC
Get live updates on all Central Texas high school football scores right here via our ScoreStream app!
Beware manspreading, enjoy wine o'clock: new Oxford words 8/28/2015 10:48 am UTC
Photo credit: MGN Online LONDON (AP) — Manspreading is so widespread it's now a word. The term, coined by commuters, refers to men on public transport who splay their legs wide apart and encroach o
H-E-B launches free layaway in all Plus! stores 8/28/2015 10:31 am UTC
SAN ANTONIO -– H-E-B announced the launch of its annual layaway program in preparation for the upcoming holiday season. The Free Layaway program will be offered in all H-E-B plus! locations and req
Social media gives attention-seeking killers dangerous new platform 8/28/2015 10:06 am UTC
By Stephen Loiaconi WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) — In the wake of the killing of a Virginia news reporter and cameraman by a former employee of their station during a live broadcast Wednes
Campus Shooting Leaves One Person Dead 8/28/2015 7:25 am UTC
One person is dead after a shooting on the campus of Savannah State University in Savannah, Georgia late Thursday night. SSU officials say a fight at the student union escalated and Christopher Sta
Prep School Rape Trial 8/28/2015 5:51 am UTC
A jury in New Hampshire is now deliberating in the trial of an elite prep-school graduate accused of raping a female freshman. The accuser claims Owen Labrie raped her as part of a campus tradition
One Person Is Dead After A Plane Crash In Alabama 8/28/2015 5:48 am UTC
Flames and wreckage were spotted in a field near the Shelby County Airport after the small plane went down. Officials haven't said if anyone besides the pilot was on board. The pilot was reportedly
Congressman Honors Flood First Responders 8/28/2015 3:17 am UTC
Congressman Lloyd Doggett Friday will honor the people who rushed toward deadly flood waters on Memorial Day Weekend while everyone else rushed away.
Taco Joint's Ukulele Policy Trades Tacos For Songs 8/27/2015 10:42 pm UTC
When a Thrillist survey named Tyson's Tacos on Airport Boulevard one of the top taco places for musicians, the restaurant wanted to see how many musicians they were serving. Thus, owner Tyson Blank
Parents React To Baby Carjacking In Austin 8/27/2015 9:39 pm UTC
Gone in seconds! A four-month-old baby is back in the arms of her mother Thursday night after a carjacker stole a truck with the baby inside.
Mom Starts Movement To Save Lives Using Kindness 8/27/2015 7:13 pm UTC
An English teacher at East View High School hopes to start a revolution in schools with two words: Kindness Matters.
UT Faculty, Staff Call For Gun-Free Campus 8/27/2015 6:27 pm UTC
Dozens of University of Texas professors banded together on Thursday to call for a gun-free campus. Faculty and staff are protesting the recently passed campus carry law. They want classes, offices
Sex slavery in ISIS 8/27/2015 6:24 pm UTC
As ISIS continues to terrorize the countryside of Iraq and Syria, there comes another dark revelation.According to terrorism experts, ISIS institutes a “Godly” justification for sex slavery; raping
Trump, Cruz To Hold Joint Event To Blast Iran Deal 8/27/2015 5:50 pm UTC
Presidential candidates Donald Trump and Ted Cruz are planning to appear together at an upcoming Capitol Hill rally against the proposed nuclear deal with Iran.
Austin Remembers Stevie Ray Vaughan: 25 Years Later 8/27/2015 5:40 pm UTC
25 Years after his death, blues guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan is still fondly remembered for helping make Austin the cool place it is today.
Need For Blood Donations Increased Due To Rise In Traumatic Car Crashes 8/27/2015 5:03 pm UTC
The Blood Center of Central Texas is reporting a shortage of blood due to a rise in traumatic car crashes. Now the organization is making a plea for donations.
Trump: 'I Swear' My Hair Is Not A Toupee 8/27/2015 4:41 pm UTC
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says his trademark hairdo is for real.
Cirque Du Soleil BIg Top Returns To Austin 8/27/2015 4:28 pm UTC
After 10 years, the Cirque du Soleil Big Top is back standing tall in Austin.
Anchor's Shock At Live TV Slayings Shifts To Poise, Strength 8/27/2015 4:19 pm UTC
The wide-eyed, open-mouthed look of shock on the face of WDBJ-TV anchor Kim McBroom was seen worldwide after her two co-workers were fatally shot during their live television broadcast. Then her gr
Texans In Congress Again Target Oil Export Ban 8/27/2015 2:44 pm UTC
A handful of Texas congressional delegation members say they have an antidote for the anxiety low oil prices have inflicted on the Texas economy: repeal a 40-year ban on exporting U.S. crude oil to
Retail Gasoline Prices In Texas Fall 7 Cents This Week 8/27/2015 2:39 pm UTC
Retail gasoline prices across Texas have fallen 7 cents this week to settle at $2.29 per gallon.
Judge Rules UT Statue Of Jefferson Davis Can Be Moved 8/27/2015 2:36 pm UTC
A judge has denied efforts to prevent the University of Texas' from removing a statue of Confederate president Jefferson Davis from the main area of campus.
Texas Records 4th Death This Year Linked To West Nile Virus 8/27/2015 2:34 pm UTC
Health officials say a fourth person has died in Texas this year after contracting the West Nile virus.
Owners of hiking cat says it may be 'part dog' 8/27/2015 1:55 pm UTC
Photo courtesy: KOMO RENTON, Wash. (KOMO) -- A Renton, Wash. house cat seems to think he's a dog, and his exploits on local hiking trails is earning him celebrity status online. Move over birds and
Boyfriend's romantic gesture lands him in jail 8/27/2015 1:52 pm UTC
By Stephen Betts, BDN StaffROCKLAND, Maine — A 33-year-old Rockland man is in jail facing a felony theft charge after he stole a flower to impress his girlfriend, according to local police.Joshua W
Number Of Austin Drivers Ignoring School Bus Laws Are Up 8/27/2015 12:16 pm UTC
The number of drivers ignoring school bus signals on the road is rising.
Investigators find huge psychedelic mushroom grow operation in a house 8/27/2015 11:52 am UTC
Police says they've busted an illegal psychedelic mushroom growing operation in South Austin.
Fire Rips Through Trailer In Leander 8/27/2015 10:47 am UTC
Leander fire officials are investigating the burning of a Leander structure.Austin Fire confirms there was a fire early Thursday morning in Leander.  The structure, a vacant, single-wide trailer wa
TV station observes moment of silence for dead journalists 8/27/2015 10:40 am UTC
Photo credit: WDBJ/CNN/video stillBy JONATHAN DREW and JOHN RABYAssociated PressROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Just one day after two of its own were killed, the news team at Virginia station WDBJ-TV regroupe
TxDOT Displays Drunk Driving Dangers in 'Not-So-Fun House' 8/27/2015 8:33 am UTC
The Texas Department of Transportation Thursday begins a new phase of the summer "Drink, Drive, Go to Jail" campaign.
Man Steals Car With Baby Inside 8/27/2015 7:03 am UTC
Police in South Austin arrested a man early Thursday morning for stealing a car with a baby inside. Police say a woman left her car running outside the Valero at slaughter lane right off of I-35. W
Deadline For Those Affected By Memorial Day Floods 8/27/2015 6:33 am UTC
Thursday is the last day for flood victims to register with FEMA for individual assistance. In San Marcos volunteers helped with the immediate cleanup but many families are still struggling. FEMA r
High School Students Criticize New Dress Code 8/27/2015 5:06 am UTC
Some Girls at Pasadena High School say the dress code is much stricter for female students than male students. The code prohibits short shorts and tank tops with straps thinner than two inches.  Th
Food Trucks Band Together To Catch Thief 8/26/2015 10:55 pm UTC
A food truck park banded together to catch an accused thief and his takedown was caught on camera. Both the burglary and the capture happened at the South Austin Social Food Park.
WDBJ Reporter Alison Parker Had Family In Texas, And Ties To Austin 8/26/2015 10:20 pm UTC
One of the two television journalists who died in a shooting during a live shot in Virginia had ties to Texas, and Austin. At the same time, the shooting casts a spotlight on the issue of workplace
Help Wanted At Austin Restaurants 8/26/2015 9:56 pm UTC
Austin restaurants and bars are hiring and the competition is heating up for recruiting and keeping qualified staff.
Road To Sandra Bland's Alma Mater Named For Her 8/26/2015 9:43 pm UTC
A small Texas university town where a black Chicago-area woman was arrested during a traffic stop, launching a chain of events that ended in her death in a jail cell, has renamed for her the road t
Study: Austin Ranks 10th In Traffic Congestion 8/26/2015 7:35 pm UTC
A new traffic study out of Texas A&M ranks Austin as the 10th most congested city in America. The ranking is not much of a surprise to drivers who describe traffic as: terrible, gridlocked, bumper
Hays County Deputy Injured While Directing Traffic 8/26/2015 7:08 pm UTC
The Hays County Sheriff's Office says a deputy was injured last week after being hit by a car while directing traffic.
Navy SEAL Chris Kyle Awarded State's Highest Military Honor 8/26/2015 6:42 pm UTC
The state's highest military honor was awarded on Wednesday to Navy SEAL, Chris Kyle. Texas Governor Greg Abbott said Kyle's selfless service is unrivaled.
Dashcam Video Released Of Man Shooting At New Braunfels Police Officers 8/26/2015 6:38 pm UTC
The New Braunfels Police Department has released the dashcam video of a man shooting at officers responding to a domestic disturbance call last year.
Lack Of Money Holding Back Homeowners' Flood Recovery 8/26/2015 6:13 pm UTC
It's now been a full three months since historic flood waters inundated much of Hays County over Memorial Weekend.
Mayor Announces Plan To House 200 Homeless Veterans 8/26/2015 5:56 pm UTC
Today, Austin Mayor Steve Adler committed to ending homelessness by Veterans Day 2015. The initiative ‘Housing our Heroes’ is Austin’s effort to meet a national Mayors challenge put forth by the Wh
Man Blames Austin Clinic For Loss Of Testicle 8/26/2015 5:26 pm UTC
A man is suing Medspring clinic for misdiagnosing pain in one of his testicles, claiming he was told by one of their doctors that what he was feeling was 'blue balls' -- less than 24 hours later th
National Zoo says smaller of twin panda cubs has died 8/26/2015 4:34 pm UTC
Photo courtesy: CNN/video stillBRETT ZONGKER, Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — Washington's National Zoo says one of its two newborn panda cubs has died after three and a half days.The zoo's adult
Wal-Mart To Stop Selling AR-15s And Similar Weapons 8/26/2015 4:19 pm UTC
Wal-Mart says it will stop selling the AR-15 and other semi-automatic weapons at its stores because fewer people are buying them.
Perry On Campaign Struggles: I'm Not Giving Up 8/26/2015 4:05 pm UTC
Back at the Governor's Mansion that put him on a national stage, Rick Perry on Wednesday brushed off suggestions that his second bid for the White House, dogged by financial woes, is in peril.
Josh Duggar In Rehab After Admitting To Pornography Habit 8/26/2015 4:00 pm UTC
Josh Duggar has entered rehab.
Documents: Va. Shooting Suspect Had A History Of Racial Complaints 8/26/2015 3:20 pm UTC
The man suspected of killing a Virginia reporter and cameraman during a live broadcast Wednesday morning reportedly wrote in a document faxed to ABC News that the killings were a reaction to the mu
APD Searching For Cigarette Burglary Suspect 8/26/2015 3:02 pm UTC
Police are searching for a burglary suspect they say has hit multiple businesses across Austin stealing cigarettes.
Man run over by Facebook lover 8/26/2015 1:41 pm UTC
Photo courtesy: WEAR SANTA ROSA COUNTY, Fl. (WEAR) A 21-year-old Milton, Florida man is facing felony charges after the girl he met on Facebook ran him over with her grandmother’s truck.According t
Man arrested for sexually assaulting wife with a curling iron 8/26/2015 1:02 pm UTC
Photo courtesy: WJLA BY KEVIN LEWIS, ABC 7 NEWS DERWOOD, Md. (WJLA) — Rumors of an extramarital affair from the 1960s caused a Montgomery County Public Schools employee to sexually penetrate his 78
Gov. Abbott honors 'American Sniper' Chris Kyle with Medal of Honor 8/26/2015 11:53 am UTC
Photo courtesy: Office of the Governor, Texas AUSTIN, Texas – Governor Greg Abbott today posthumously awarded the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor to Chief Petty Officer Chris Kyle and Lieutenant C
Texas Racing Commission keeps new form of e-gambling 8/26/2015 11:50 am UTC
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Racing Commission has voted to retain a rule to allow a new form of electronic gambling at tracks.Commissioners voted Tuesday to let Texas horse and dog tracks instal
UPDATE: Shooting suspect Vester L. Flanagan dies in hospital 8/26/2015 9:06 am UTC
Image courtesy: WDBJ7  MONETA, Va. (Sinclair Broadcast Group) -- The man suspected of shooting and killing a TV reporter and photographer has shot himself, according Virginia State Police. The susp
Crews Rescue Person From Trench 8/26/2015 8:33 am UTC
Austin Fire and Austin/Travis County EMS successfully lifted a person out of a trench Wednesday morning.
Man Found Dead Inside Vehicle At Kyle H-E-B Identified 8/26/2015 8:03 am UTC
The man was found deceased in the parking lot at the H-E-B Plus shopping center on FM 1626 in Kyle Tuesday evening has been identified by police as David Wesley Jones, 65, of Kyle.
NATO Service Members Killed 8/26/2015 7:38 am UTC
Two NATO service members are dead following an attack early Wednesday morning at a military base in Afghanistan. It happened in the southern part of the country in the Helmand Province. NATO offici
King Of Beer Files Suit Against Queen Of Beer 8/26/2015 5:21 am UTC
A new beer catering to women isn't sitting well with Budweiser. The slogan is titled the "Queen of Beers." Two California women created SHE Beverage Company featuring ten beers all catered to women
Adding Officers, Building Relationships Could Help Austin Property Crime Problem 8/25/2015 10:50 pm UTC
Compared to other cities of its size, Austin has a big problem when it comes to property crime.
Dr. James 'Red' Duke, Once-Familiar TV Doctor, Dead At 86 8/25/2015 9:35 pm UTC
Dr. James "Red" Duke, a trauma surgeon who attended to Texas Gov. John Connally on the day of the Kennedy assassination, has died in Houston. He was 86.
Woman Found Dead From Gunshot Wound At Pflugerville Home Identified 8/25/2015 9:21 pm UTC
The Travis County Sheriff's Office has identified the woman found dead from a gunshot wound at a Pflugerville home Tuesday evening as Ke'Osha Iemunique Kanada, 20.
Officials Confirm Dallas Resident Died Of West Nile Virus 8/25/2015 7:14 pm UTC
Health officials say a Dallas resident who contracted the West Nile virus has died.
US Stocks Extend Losses As Early Rally Fades 8/25/2015 6:34 pm UTC
Just when it looked as if the bleeding had stopped, it started up again.
How low will gas prices go? 8/25/2015 6:15 pm UTC
If you fill up your vehicle on a regular basis, you’ve probably been in a better mood when you pulled into your local gas station. Nationally, gas prices have fallen 7 cents from a week ago and 14
APD Looking For Owner Of Stolen East Austin Bicycle 8/25/2015 6:10 pm UTC
Police need the public's help reuniting the owner of a stolen bicycle recovered in East Austin.
Wimberley Residents Ponder Their New FEMA Flood Risks 8/25/2015 5:48 pm UTC
Tuesday FEMA will meet with Wimberley homeowners to explain one-on-one how new flood risk designations might influence their decision to repair or rebuild.
SE Austin Music Venue Pushing For Later Hours Despite Opposition From Neighbor 8/25/2015 5:34 pm UTC
A fight between a music venue and it’s quiet neighbor ended with a stalemate today. The owner of Carson Creek Ranch in East Austin is threatening legal action if the music can’t play until 2 a.m.
Agreement reached with Dish Network, KEYE-TV to return to Dish very soon 8/25/2015 5:30 pm UTC
We have reached agreement in principle with Dish Network and expect KEYE-TV to be back on Dish Network very soon.
Austin Dad Accused Of Driving Son To School While Drunk 8/25/2015 5:25 pm UTC
A South Austin father is accused of driving his son to the first day of school while drunk behind the wheel.
Prime Rainey Street Properties Become Protected Park Land 8/25/2015 5:06 pm UTC
Austinities fighting to preserve some prime real estate on Rainey Street have emerged victorious.
Texas Couple Rushes Marriage Vows To Beat The Stork 8/25/2015 4:57 pm UTC
It could have been the plot of a movie: A Houston couple improvises a hospital wedding in less than an hour after the bride goes into labor early.
Perry, Santorum Presidential Hopes Undercut By Own Donors 8/25/2015 4:37 pm UTC
The two returning Republican presidential candidates are struggling to keep their own donors interested.
Manor Elementary Teacher Wins National Best Teacher Award 8/25/2015 4:26 pm UTC
Steve Harvey is best known as a comedian, actor, and TV and radio talk show host. What some people might not know about him is that every year he honors the best teachers, community leaders and bus
Nicaraguan Man Set To Be Executed In Texas Gets Reprieve 8/25/2015 4:25 pm UTC
Texas' top criminal court has stopped the scheduled execution of a Nicaraguan man convicted of killing a Houston high school teacher during a robbery more than 18 years ago.
Police Identify Robbery Suspects Targeting Women In Downtown Austin 8/25/2015 4:06 pm UTC
Police have identified the three men accused of targeting women in a string of robberies in the Downtown Austin entertainment district.
Israeli ambassador: Iran deal dangerous to U.S. 8/25/2015 3:41 pm UTC
By Stephen Loiaconi WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group — The proposed nuclear deal with Iran would make not only the Middle East less safe but the United States as well, an Israeli diplomat told
Texas Police Say Man 'Obsessed' With Woman, Corpse Missing 8/25/2015 3:02 pm UTC
San Antonio police trying to find a woman's corpse stolen from a casket say a man "obsessed" with her was the last to leave her funeral.
7 Disaster Help Centers From May Storms To Close In Texas 8/25/2015 2:59 pm UTC
Seven federal disaster recovery centers in five Texas counties will close this week after providing assistance since deadly May storms.
New Braunfels Man Arrested On Child Porn Charges 8/25/2015 2:36 pm UTC
A New Braunfels man was arrested last week for allegedly possessing child pornography.
Capital Metro Releases Video Of East Austin Bus Accident 8/25/2015 2:28 pm UTC
New video into our newsroom shows a crash involving a Capital Metro bus. It happened last week as the bus headed down Airport Boulevard not far from MLK Jr. Blvd.
Mendez Middle School briefly evacuated due to fire 8/25/2015 12:49 pm UTC
AUSTIN, Texas -- AISD confirms there was a fire in an oven in a classroom at Mendez Middle School today.The school was evacuated and there were no injuries.The students were allowed back in to the
Police On The Hunt For Truck Wheel Thieves 8/25/2015 12:34 pm UTC
Almost 40 trucks have been hit from Bastrop to Buda, stripped and left sitting on blocks.
Are GOP candidates trying to out-Trump Trump? 8/25/2015 12:04 pm UTC
By Stephen Loiaconi WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) — When Jeb Bush landed in McAllen, Texas Monday to visit the U.S./Mexico border, the memory of another 2016 Republican presidential candida
Unique dome home withstands Washington fire storm 8/25/2015 11:50 am UTC
OMAK, Washington - A uniquely fortified home survived a fire storm that swept through a Washington man's property.John Belles designed the concrete dome to withstand a wildfire in 1999, and that's
Former intern for Texas legislature charged with manufacture or possession with intent ot deliver controlled substances 8/25/2015 10:56 am UTC
A former intern for the Texas state legislature is accused of manufacture or possession with intent to deliver.Ryan Fraissinet of Kingwood was an intern in the office of State Representative Dan Hu
Relieving Back to School Anxiety 8/25/2015 10:42 am UTC
Anxiety is a word that fits how many students are feeling as they head back to school. Allison Miller spoke with two sisters, both getting ready for the big transition from elementary to middle sch
Horses with 'extremely severe' hoof neglect rescued from Maryland property 8/25/2015 10:22 am UTC
WASHINGTON COUNTY, Md. (WBFF) - The Humane Society of Washington County is investigating after two horses were rescued from a property in the county. Their hooves were over 3 feet long when rescued
Fraternity Suspended Over Move-In Day Banners 8/25/2015 5:38 am UTC
The school year just started at Virginia's Old Dominion University but activities at one fraternity have already been suspended. It comes after sexually suggestive banners were hung outside of a ho
UPDATE: SWAT Situation Near Cook Elementary comes to peaceful end 8/25/2015 5:25 am UTC
Austin SWAT is outside of a house in north Austin. They say a person is barricaded inside of a home on Neans drive. That's near cook elementary on Cripple Creek.  Our crews are in the area right no
Tuition Insurance Protects Students From Unforeseen Circumstances 8/24/2015 10:30 pm UTC
Time is almost out if you want to invest in tuition insurance before the fall 2015 college semester.
Students Miss Part Of First Day Of Class To Get Vaccines 8/24/2015 10:05 pm UTC
Some children in Austin were turned away from their first day of class Monday for not having the proper vaccines. Parents were forced to wait for hours at packed clinics.
Austin Sues Texas Over Property Tax Appraisal System 8/24/2015 9:47 pm UTC
The City of Austin has sued the Texas comptroller's office, arguing the state's property appraisal system is unconstitutional because it provides no "equal and uniform" property value taxation.
APD Investigates Rash Of Cat Mutilation Cases In South Austin 8/24/2015 9:41 pm UTC
Neighbors in South Austin called 911 when they spotted a mutilated cat last week near Fletcher Street.
Battle Over School Funding In Texas Set To Continue 8/24/2015 9:33 pm UTC
Texas Governor Greg Abbott got high-fives from kids today at Zavala Elementary School in East Austin. But what isn't getting high fives is the state system known as recapture or 'Robin Hood.'
Man Dies After Cedar Park Traffic Crash 8/24/2015 9:05 pm UTC
A man has died from injuries he suffered in Cedar Park traffic crash this afternoon.
Positive Outlook for Wimberley First Day of School 8/24/2015 7:33 pm UTC
Faculty and students are looking forward to a great school year on their first day back to school.
Liquid Asphalt Truck Rolls Over In NW Austin 8/24/2015 6:49 pm UTC
A liquid asphalt truck rolled over on a MoPac service road Monday afternoon.
Graffiti Vandals Targeting Lakeway Business 8/24/2015 6:31 pm UTC
Police say a Lakeway business is being targeted by graffiti vandals.
70lbs Of Marijuana Seized After Fayette Co. Traffic Stop 8/24/2015 5:15 pm UTC
The Fayette County Sheriff's Office says deputies seized approximately 70 pounds of marijuana after a routine traffic stop Monday morning.
Tickets Adding Up At Austin's Don't Block The Box Intersections 8/24/2015 5:13 pm UTC
Austin police are making another push to keep traffic moving. On Monday patrol officers are shifting locations and targeting four new intersections in the Don't Block the Box campaign.
First South Austin Early College High School Opens 8/24/2015 4:53 pm UTC
Today, Travis High School became the third school in the Austin Independent School District to offer free college courses to high school students.
Abbott: Indicted AG Paxton Innocent Until Proven Guilty 8/24/2015 4:26 pm UTC
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says he hasn't spoken with indicted Attorney General Ken Paxton since the state's top lawyer was booked earlier this month on securities fraud charges.
State Program Fails To Reduce Obesity At Texas Schools 8/24/2015 3:37 pm UTC
A state government program that spent almost $40 million trying to reduce obesity in high-poverty Texas schools had no effect on children's weight, a University of Texas study claims.
5-Year-Old North Texas Boy Dies After Being Found In Hot Car 8/24/2015 3:05 pm UTC
Police in the North Texas town of Burleson say a 5-year-old autistic boy who was found unconscious in a hot car has died.
For Now, Texas Economy Shrugs Off Low Oil Prices 8/24/2015 2:56 pm UTC
Just one short year ago, Texas drilling country rumbled with activity and high expectations that the good times would last a long while. So much for that.
Cheating site Ashley Madison offers reward for info on hack 8/24/2015 2:10 pm UTC
ROB GILLIES, Associated PressTORONTO (AP) — The company behind the adultery website Ashley Madison is offering a $500,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a group that hacked the sit
UT student assaulted outside residence hall early Sunday morning 8/24/2015 1:46 pm UTC
AUSTIN, Texas -- A UT student was assaulted early Sunday morning outside a residence hall near San Jacinto and E. 21st Street.About 1:45 a.m., student was approached by 2 male suspects. One of them
Woman to be tried in death of newborn found in office desk 8/24/2015 1:32 pm UTC
REDFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A Detroit-area woman accused of giving birth at work and hiding the boy in a plastic bag in a desk drawer has been ordered to stand trial on murder and child abuse ch
2nd Person Dies In Central Austin Head-On Collision, Driver Charged 8/24/2015 1:13 pm UTC
It's been five days since a deadly head-on collision on I-35 in Central Austin killed a man headed home to San Antonio. On Thursday, the passenger riding in the car that hit Clayton Keller died fro
RECALL: iPhone 6 Plus taking blurry photos? It's not your fault 8/24/2015 12:41 pm UTC
By Nia Towne, Sinclair Broadcast Group If photos on your iPhone 6 Plus are blurry, it's not a reflection of your photography skills. Apple is recalling some iPhone 6 Plus phones over a faulty back
5-year-old Texas boy dies after being found in hot car 8/24/2015 11:25 am UTC
BURLESON, Texas (AP) — Police in the North Texas town of Burleson say a 5-year-old autistic boy who was found unconscious in a hot car has died.Burleson police Deputy Chief Chris Havens said the bo
Former meat worker accused of stealing sausage 8/24/2015 11:21 am UTC
SAN ANTONIO (KABB) - Police have arrested a woman who is accused of stealing nearly $3,000 worth of sausage from a San Antonio meat company.According to an arrest affidavit, an employee of Kiolbass
Woman faked death to avoid being killed by boyfriend 8/24/2015 11:19 am UTC
BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — A woman played dead to avoid being killed by her boyfriend after he threw her down a flight of stairs and shoved a rag down her throat, police said.The woman faked a seizure a
Japan delivers whiskey to space station--for science 8/24/2015 11:17 am UTC
MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace WriterCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Spirits have arrived at the International Space Station.Not the ghostly ones, but the kind you drink -- distilled spirits.A Japanese comp
Louisiana trooper dies after weekend shooting 8/24/2015 10:31 am UTC
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- A veteran Louisiana State Police trooper has died of a head wound suffered while he tried to help a stranded motorist.Col. Mike Edmonson, head of the Louisiana State Police, say
Geese, their waste, invade high school football field 8/24/2015 10:10 am UTC
NANTY GLO, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania high school football team had to move its scrimmage after geese — and the waste they leave behind — invaded its stadium.WJAC-TV reports that Blacklick V
US Stocks Slump; Dow Briefly Plunges 1,000 Points 8/24/2015 10:00 am UTC
The Dow Jones industrial average finished down 588 points after a day of massive swings.
School zone safety: Laws Austin drivers are most guilty of breaking 8/24/2015 9:15 am UTC
By: Chrisdyann Uribe AUSTIN, Texas - With school back in session, police will be out in numbers to make sure drivers obey school zone laws. Traffic anchor Chrisdyann Uribe checked in with courts to
First Day Back To School For Lots Of Kids 8/24/2015 7:56 am UTC
Today is the first day back to school for lots of kids across Central Texas. All summer long we've enjoyed lighter traffic but that all changes Monday morning. For weeks now the district has been t
Blue Bell announces Homemade Vanilla as first returning flavor 8/24/2015 5:20 am UTC
Blue Bell announced via its Instagram account that Homemade Vanilla would be one of the first returning flavors when the ice cream hits shelves on August 31. It will roll out in Austin, Brenham, Ho
Leander ISD Opens New Elementary School 8/24/2015 3:07 am UTC
The Leander Independent School District Monday opens a new elementary school, Camacho Elementary.
Surveillance Video Catches Ice House Burglars in the Act 8/23/2015 11:30 pm UTC
Surveillance video at an ice house caught two men breaking inside and the owner thinks they've done this before.
Louisiana State Trooper Shot In Head During Struggle 8/23/2015 9:35 pm UTC
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) -- Louisiana State Police say a trooper was shot in the head and critically injured Sunday when he tried to arrest a driver suspected of being drunk or drugged in southwest L
Two Men Arrested For Threats At Pokemon Tournament 8/23/2015 8:37 pm UTC
It's supposed to be a chance for people of all ages who enjoy playing Pokémon to come together for socializing and bragging rights.But today (Sunday) the Pokémon world championship almost became so
Overturned Fuel Tanker Spills A Thousand Gallons Of Gas 8/23/2015 3:43 pm UTC
Police and fire department units are responding to a semi rollover in the 9400 block of US Highway 290 near Johnny Morris. The semi is a fuel tanker and is rapidly spilled 2400 gallons of fuel.  Th
Fire Fighters On Scene Of East Austin Structure Fire 8/23/2015 2:57 pm UTC
Austin fire units are responding to a box alarm at 4603 Aristocrat Drive in east Austin. This is just west of FM 969 and Toll Road 130.Officials confirm the call came in just after 1:15 p.m. and ar
Police, Anti-Government Protesters Again Clash In Beirut 8/23/2015 2:46 pm UTC
BEIRUT (AP) -- Lebanese riot police are spraying thousands of protesters with water cannons in downtown Beirut, the second day of mass demonstrations against an ongoing trash crisis becoming violen
Not Hot Enough For You? Try The Hot Sauce Festival 8/23/2015 1:12 pm UTC
Hot sauce lovers are coming together for the 25th Annual Austin Chronicle Hot Sauce Festival The festival is scheduled from 11:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Sunday, August 23, at Fiesta Gardens. Known as on
Overnight Vehicle Versus Pole Crash Sends One To Hospital 8/23/2015 11:34 am UTC
Austin Travis County EMS confirms a man in his 30’s hit a pole late Saturday evening. Just after 10:30 p.m. Saturday night the call came in about a vehicle hitting a pole at the intersection of Air
Austin Police Still Enforcing Don't Block The Box, Different Locations 8/23/2015 11:24 am UTC
Beginning Monday, Aug.24, 2015, APD Officers and the City of Austin Transportation Department will be shifting locations enforcing the Don’t Block the Box campaign. Officers will be at the followin
Texas Barrier Crash Test 8/23/2015 11:06 am UTC
Big rigs on our roads move lots of products across the area, but when they crash, it can cause lots of damage, and sometimes cost lives.A couple of agencies came together at the Texas A&M Riverside
Best Lobster Roll In Austin 8/23/2015 10:22 am UTC
Come out today where KEYE TV's very own Chief Meteorologist Chikage Windler will be judging an epic battle between two of Austin's finest food truck vendors. Food truck heavyweights Dock & Roll Din
Neighbors Still Fed Up With Short Term Rentals After Resolution Passed 8/22/2015 11:50 pm UTC
After resolution passes, neighbors of short term rentals still having issues.
Wimberley Flood Survivor Visits Search Site For Missing Daughter 8/22/2015 8:34 pm UTC
The search for two missing Wimberley flood victims ends without finding the children.  4-year-old Leighton McComb and 6-year-old Will Charba have been missing since Memorial Day.  Leighton's father
Oh baby! National Zoo Says Panda Mei Xiang Has Given Birth 8/22/2015 7:27 pm UTC
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Washington's National Zoo says its female giant panda has given birth to a cub. Zoo spokeswoman Pamela Baker-Masson said in an e-mail that Mei Xiang (may-SHONG) gave birth to the
Burnet Man Barricaded, SWAT Called Out 8/22/2015 6:05 pm UTC
Burnet police are on the scene of a barricaded subject. Early Saturday morning Burnet Police Department officers responded to a welfare check call on a female subject on Julie Street in Burnet, TX.
No Refusal Extended Through End Of Summer 8/22/2015 2:12 pm UTC
The no refusal initiative is an effort to enforce DWI laws, keep the public safe, and to conduct blood search warrants on suspects who refuse to give a breath or blood specimen as required by law. 
Hundreds In Central Texas Face Stricter Standards Under FEMA 8/22/2015 1:01 pm UTC
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Hundreds of Central Texas residents could be forced to buy flood insurance or face stricter building regulations for new structures nearly three months after deadly flooding. 
Baylor Athlete Convicted Of Sexual Assault 8/22/2015 12:56 pm UTC
Sam Ukwuachu will serve six months behind bars and 10 years’ probation for sexually assaulting a fellow Baylor student back in 2013, but critics are questioning how he even got on Baylor’s campus i
France: Americans Stop Train Gunman 8/22/2015 11:36 am UTC
Two members of the U.S. military and an American civilian helped stop a violent attack on a high speed train in Europe.We are getting a first glimpse of the suspected gunman they subdued and more.W
Hays County Search Planned For Wimberley Flood Victims 8/21/2015 10:14 pm UTC
Saturday morning the search for two Wimberley flood victims will begin in Hays County.
Austin Mom says Glass in Baby Wipes Injured Her Son 8/21/2015 9:40 pm UTC
Huggies is denying claims that parents are finding glass shards in their baby wipes.
Texas Government Emails Found In Hacked Data From Cheating Website Ashley Madison 8/21/2015 9:20 pm UTC
KEYE TV found Texas government email addresses in the data dumped by hackers from the infidelity website Ashley Madison.
9 Months Pregnant Mother Helps Police Catch Burglar 8/21/2015 7:56 pm UTC
A nine months pregnant woman catches a man in the act of burglarizing her home. Police say her quick thinking helped make an arrest.
San Marcos Businesses Welcome New TxState Students 8/21/2015 7:49 pm UTC
San Marcos businesses host "Passport To San Marcos" event on the courthouse square to introduce new students to the local merchants who are walking distance from campus
APD: Deceased Driver In Fatal Hwy 183 Crash Was 13 Years Old 8/21/2015 7:14 pm UTC
Police have identified the two people killed Thursday afternoon after crashing their truck in Southeast Austin -- and police say the driver who later died was only 13 years old.
Baylor Player Sentenced To 6 Months Of Jail For Sex Assault 8/21/2015 6:44 pm UTC
Baylor football player Sam Ukwuachu was sentenced to 180 days in jail and given 10 years of probation Friday for sexually assaulting a female soccer player at the Texas university.
WATCH LIVE: Donald Trump rally in Alabama 8/21/2015 6:15 pm UTC
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Republican presidential contender Donald Trump is declaring the "silent majority is back!" and heading South to Alabama for a rally.Interest in the New York billionaire forced o
An Old Driver's License Can Be Dangerous To Leave Around 8/21/2015 6:06 pm UTC
A cautionary tale tonight that best friends can turn out to be the worst enemies. An Austin man is accused of taking on his friend's identity with the help of an expired driver's license.
LIVE STREAM: Join us for a Town Hall discussion on campus carry 8/21/2015 6:02 pm UTC
SAN ANTONIO (KABB/WOAI) - Sinclair Broadcasting is proud to host a state-wide Town Hall on the important Campus Carry Law that will go into effect in 2016. Colleges and Universities across the stat
Oregon home to World's Oldest Cat 8/21/2015 5:31 pm UTC
By Kelly Andersen and News Staff SISTERS, Ore. - When she was 6 1/2, Ashley Okura picked a kitten from a litter and named him Corduroy.That was 1989.It's now 2015, and Corduroy keeps on purring.“He
Fears Over Global Slowdown Hammer US Stocks For 2nd Day 8/21/2015 5:29 pm UTC
The Dow Jones industrial average has plunged more than 530 points and is in a correction amid a global sell-off sparked by fears about China's slowing economy. Oil tumbled below $40 per barrel for
Police search of home of Gene Simmons, but he's not suspect 8/21/2015 5:14 pm UTC
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police say a task force investigating Internet crimes against children served a search warrant at the home of Kiss rocker Gene Simmons, but neither Simmons nor anyone
Ex-Con Missing After Harassing Women, Violating Parole 8/21/2015 4:58 pm UTC
Jalisco Davis, 48, got out of prison after more than seven years. Now, he's on the run.
Man Killed In Central Austin I-35 Wrong-Crash Identified 8/21/2015 4:57 pm UTC
Police have identified the man killed early Wednesday morning in a wrong-way crash on I-35 through Central Austin.
Comparing Bill and Hillary Clinton's scandals 8/21/2015 4:51 pm UTC
By Jeff Barnd and Laquasha Banks, Sinclair Broadcast GroupIn the 1990s, Bill Clinton’s presidency was plagued with scandals. There was the Whitewater real estate deal, ”Hairgate” -- the $200 haircu
Body Of Woman Taken From San Antonio Funeral Home 8/21/2015 4:24 pm UTC
The San Antonio Police Department confirmed it is investigating the theft of a body from a local funeral home.
US Halts Military Exercise With South Korea 8/21/2015 3:56 pm UTC
U.S. defense officials say America's annual military exercise with South Korea has been halted as tensions with North Korea spike and Pyongyang issues threats of war.
First Female Graduates Of Ranger School Earn Elite Tab 8/21/2015 3:51 pm UTC
The first female soldiers to complete the Army's rigorous Ranger School pinned on their black-and-gold Ranger tab at a graduation ceremony Friday, capping their history-making week and putting a sp
4 Texas Parks Still Closed After Memorial Day Weekend Floods 8/21/2015 3:17 pm UTC
Hundreds of volunteers have helped restore more than 50 Texas state parks damaged or closed following deadly Memorial Day weekend flooding.
Taking New Steps To Put An End To 'Revenge Porn' 8/21/2015 3:12 pm UTC
When naked photos of Hollie Toups were posted on a website three years ago without her permission, the Nederland resident vowed to prevent the same thing from happening to other women.
Capital Factory Responds To Omni Hotel Shooting Lawsuit 8/21/2015 2:37 pm UTC
The founder of Capital Factory has responded to a lawsuit by the family of a taxi driver killed at the Omni Hotel last month by a man connected to the startup incubator.
Austin man impersonates police officer in McDonald's drive-thru with fake cop car 8/21/2015 12:45 pm UTC
AUSTIN, Texas -- A man was arrested for impersonating a public servant, a 3rd degree felony, for threatening to arrest people in a restaurant drive-thru while in a car made up to look like a police
UPDATE: DADS investigates unlicensed care facility, will not shut it down 8/21/2015 12:12 pm UTC
UPDAYE: DADS will not be shutting down Zoe's Safe Place. ========================================= Austin/Travis County EMS and DADS are on the scene of an unlicensed facility for people with menta
Police: Man who beat homeless Mexican said 'Trump was right' 8/21/2015 11:52 am UTC
BOSTON (AP) -- The Mexican government has confirmed that a homeless Boston man police say was beaten by two brothers, one of whom said he was inspired by Donald Trump's views on immigrants, was a c
Family Funeral For Caldwell County Crash Victims 8/21/2015 7:55 am UTC
Loved ones will remember the lives lost in a fatal crash in Caldwell County last week. Mireya and Antonio Esquivel, their 14-year-old son Jorge, and Mireya's mother Maria all died in the crash. 4-y
Former High School Football Player Heading Back To Court 8/21/2015 7:39 am UTC
A former Leander High School student convicted of sexual assault will head back to court. A judge granted an appeal hearing for Greg Kelley.  He's the former high school football player sentenced t
TABC Targeting Stores And Bars 8/21/2015 6:31 am UTC
The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission is on the hunt for people selling alcohol to minors. This weekend undercover operations will be going on to find stores and bars making illegal sales. As tho
Moov-In Day At The University of Texas 8/21/2015 6:27 am UTC
More than 7,000 students are making their way to the capital city today. A couple of students beat the rush by moving in earlier this week, but today and tomorrow are the official Moov-in days. The
Confederate Named Schools Under Scrutiny In Austin 8/20/2015 10:32 pm UTC
Four Austin schools named after Confederate leaders could get a new name. For the first time, the public got to speak out at an Austin ISD committee meeting and the district is listening.
City Council Votes In Favor Of Conditional Use Permit For East Austin Farm 8/20/2015 10:26 pm UTC
Austin City Council voted in favor of Springdale Farm and granted a conditional use permit. That means the farm in East Austin will be able to hold events.
Middle School Locker Fees Surprise Parents 8/20/2015 10:18 pm UTC
Some sixth grade parents at a Round Rock Independent School District campus are learning about a new back-to-school expense -- locker rental.
Amber Alert Discontinued For 2 Corpus Christi Children 8/20/2015 9:08 pm UTC
Corpus Christi police have issued an Amber Alert for two children
New Mega Apt. Complex In San Marcos Still Not Open 8/20/2015 7:42 pm UTC
It has been a frustrating week for students who pre-leased units at the new Woods of San Marcos apartment complex for this fall. The apartments still aren't ready.
ICE Arrests 61 Undocumented Immigrants With Criminal Convictions 8/20/2015 7:34 pm UTC
3 days, 61 arrests, It's all part of an operation by immigration and customs enforcement officers.The operation began long before sunrise.ICE Agents are looking for is convicted criminals who are i
Investigators To Recommend Jenner Face Manslaughter 8/20/2015 7:07 pm UTC
Sheriff's investigators plan to recommend prosecutors file a vehicular manslaughter charge against Caitlyn Jenner for her role in a fatal car crash on the Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu last Febru
Cleaned out: Woman's entire wardrobe stolen at laundromat 8/20/2015 6:31 pm UTC
By Joe Douglass SOUTHEAST PORTLAND, Ore. (KATU) — A woman says nearly her entire wardrobe was cleaned out by suspected thieves at the Clean-O-Rama laundromat on Southeast 72nd Avenue. She says the
Austin Woman Confronts, Tackles Unknown Man In Her Home 8/20/2015 6:19 pm UTC
An Austin woman quite literally took matters into her own hands after being burglarized twice in about 12 hours.
New Program Hopes To Catch Speeders In School Zones 8/20/2015 6:12 pm UTC
A new program is making it easier to get caught if you speed in school zones. Roving unmanned cameras are being set up at schools across Hays County.
Amazon formally announces plans for San Marcos fulfillment center 8/20/2015 6:05 pm UTC
Amazon today announced plans to open a fifth Texas fulfillment center in San Marcos. In Texas, Amazon currently employs more than 3,500 full-time associates at fulfillment centers located in Schert
Reality star Josh Duggar admits to cheating on his wife 8/20/2015 5:50 pm UTC
NEW YORK (AP) — Ex-reality star Josh Duggar has apologized for a "secret addiction" to pornography and cheating on his wife.He posted a statement Thursday on the family's website.The statement was
Retail Gasoline Prices Down 2 Cents This Week Across Texas 8/20/2015 5:44 pm UTC
Retail gasoline prices across Texas have declined 2 cents this week to settle at $2.36 per gallon.
Cheating website subscribers included White House, Congress workers 8/20/2015 5:29 pm UTC
By JACK GILLUM and TED BRIDISAssociated Press WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hundreds of U.S. government employees - including some with sensitive jobs in the White House, Congress and law enforcement agencies
Capitol Arson Suspect Brought Back To Texas 8/20/2015 5:03 pm UTC
DPS officials say officers returned to Texas from Iowa Friday afternoon with Michael Patrick Wagner, who was subsequently booked into the Travis County Jail on an arson charge that accuses him of b
ISIS territory: one year later 8/20/2015 4:54 pm UTC
Just today, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said the U.S. strategy against ISIS is working. This comes just one year since U.S. planes started pounding ISIS in Iraq and the Syrian border.Some experts
APD Chief Art Acevedo named finalist to head San Antonio Police Department 8/20/2015 4:17 pm UTC
The Austin Police Department has confirmed that Chief Art Acevedo has been selected as a finalist to head the San Antonio Police Department. We are awaiting a statement from APD and will update thi
New UT Admissions Policy Gives Campus Presidents Discretion 8/20/2015 4:12 pm UTC
The University of Texas System has approved new admissions policies allowing campus presidents to extend admission to some students who wouldn't otherwise be accepted.
Luckless At Capitol, Minimum Wage Advocates Go Local 8/20/2015 3:46 pm UTC
After years of failed proposals in the Texas Legislature to raise the minimum wage, organizers and advocates for higher hourly wages are going local.
2 Killed In SE Austin Crash 8/20/2015 2:47 pm UTC
Two people are dead after a multiple vehicle crash involving an 18-wheeler Thursday afternoon in Southeast Austin.
Police: man stalked ex-girlfriend, listened to her and boyfriend through glass door 8/20/2015 2:30 pm UTC
AUSTIN, Texas -- A man was arrested for stalking his ex-girlfriend and listening in on her and her boyfriend through a glass door, police say. David Pernell is charged with stalking, a 3rd degree f
Nashville Good Samaritans Conduct Heart-Pounding Citizen's Arrest 8/20/2015 2:24 pm UTC
Three good Samaritans were captured on video restraining a man after he robbed a woman and tried to escape.
Woman purchases car, finds four urns inside 8/20/2015 1:39 pm UTC
By Lindsay CohenBONNEY LAKE, Wash. (KOMO) — When Andrea Davidson bought a used car at an auction last week, she hoped for a diamond in the rough.What she got was a mystery."As I cleared stuff away
Ethics fray puts Texas AG Paxton's office against big donor 8/20/2015 11:34 am UTC
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — An ethics investigation into an influential conservative group is putting Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton against one of his biggest donors.Court filings show that
Jimmy Carter reveals cancer has spread to his brain 8/20/2015 11:01 am UTC
By KATHLEEN FOODYAssociated PressATLANTA (AP) — Former President Jimmy Carter announced Thursday that his cancer is on four small spots on his brain and he will immediately begin radiation treatmen
Mom arrested for allegedly locking child in car seat at home alone for 6 hours 8/20/2015 10:18 am UTC
MANASSAS, Va. (WJLA) — Prince William County Police arrested 24-year-old Sarra Quali on charges of felony child neglect Tuesday.On Aug. 18 at approximately 7:47 a.m., police responded to the 13900
Pigeon with a fanny pack used to smuggle drugs into prison 8/20/2015 10:13 am UTC
FRESNO, Calif. (KMPH) — Inmates of a Costa Rican prison are now getting more creative when it comes to sneaking drugs in.Prison authorities found a fanny pack-like pouch containing 14 grams of mari
Bombing In Egypt Injures At Least One Police Officer 8/20/2015 7:10 am UTC
Six people are injured, including at least one police officer, following a bombing in Egypt early Thursday morning. According to an Egyptian state news agency; three bombs went off near a state sec
Vontrey Clark’s Girlfriend Releases Statement 8/20/2015 6:00 am UTC
Vontrey Clark’s girlfriend released a statement about his relationship with Samantha Dean. Here's what his girlfriend says "Laura was completely unaware of Mr. Clark's and Ms. Dean's relationship a
Lawmakers Trying To Invoke An Intern Dress Code 8/20/2015 4:56 am UTC
Two Republican lawmakers are under fire, after trying to invoke an intern dress code at the Missouri capitol. This dress code comes after two lawmakers in the state have resigned in the wake of rec
ICE Operation Nets Undocumented Criminals 8/20/2015 3:26 am UTC
United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Thursday will release the number arrests from a recent operation targeting undocumented criminals in Central Texas.
Wimberley Teachers Prepare For School Year During Ongoing Flood Recovery 8/19/2015 10:52 pm UTC
Wednesday night, future third grade students at Jacobs Well Elementary in Wimberley filed into a classroom to meet their new teacher. It's a fresh start after the district cancelled 3 of the last 4
Father Claims Day Camp Didn't Seek Medical Attention For His Injured Child 8/19/2015 10:20 pm UTC
The YMCA of Williamson County is investigating, after a dad says counselors at a day camp there did not seek medical attention for his seven-year-old daughter.
Rainey Street Developer's Plan Under Construction 8/19/2015 10:15 pm UTC
If you think parking and construction are bad on Rainey Street, it could get worse.
SUV Hit By CapMetro Train In North Austin 8/19/2015 10:02 pm UTC
A Capital Metro train hit the back end of an SUV Wednesday evening in North Austin.
Sheriff: 3 Firefighters Killed In Washington State Wildfire 8/19/2015 9:29 pm UTC
A sheriff in north-central Washington state says three firefighters have been killed and three to four more have been injured while battling raging wildfires.
Deez Nuts For President? Independent Candidate Has Strong Showing In Polls 8/19/2015 9:27 pm UTC
Independent presidential candidate Deez Nuts is pulling some impressive numbers at the polls.
Regal Checking Bags Nationwide In Wake Of Theater Shootings 8/19/2015 7:25 pm UTC
Movie theater chain Regal Entertainment Group has begun to check bags in the wake of numerous shootings at theaters around the country, a procedure it acknowledged on its website was "not without f
Questions on More Enforcement for D.A.D.S. on Unlicensed Group Homes 8/19/2015 7:22 pm UTC
A legislator says he would support more enforcement for D.A.D.S. on unlicensed group homes.
Wells Fargo Bank Robbed In SW Austin 8/19/2015 7:04 pm UTC
A bank was robbed in Southwest Austin Wednesday afternoon.
Fluoridation Fight Heats Up In Austin And San Marcos 8/19/2015 6:44 pm UTC
American cities have been putting fluoride in our drinking water for 60 years. Austin joined the list in 1973 and groups like the American Medical Association and the Texas Dental Association conti
Huge Explosion At Amish Barn In Md. Caught On Camera 8/19/2015 6:13 pm UTC
A massive explosion at an Amish barn was caught on camera Tuesday in Hugesville.
Fatality Crashes Also Come With High Financial Cost 8/19/2015 5:54 pm UTC
Sixty-nine people have lost their lives on Austin roads. The city has surpassed the number of deadly crashes this year compared to all of 2014. Nationally fatal crashes are up 14 percent.
Texas Man Again Convicted In 1976 Bus Attendant Slaying 8/19/2015 5:37 pm UTC
A 59-year-old mentally ill Texas man imprisoned for more than 35 years despite his original murder conviction being overturned has been found guilty a second time.
El Paso Abortion Clinic Set To Become Texas' First To Reopen 8/19/2015 5:29 pm UTC
An El Paso clinic closed by Texas' tough abortion laws is set to become the state's first to reopen since the U.S. Supreme Court temporarily blocked enforcement of key restrictions.
Leander School District Sees Population Explosion 8/19/2015 5:11 pm UTC
The Leander Independent School District is having a population explosion. In the last ten years the district has gone from 19,000 students to over 37,000.
Asked If She Wiped Email Server, Clinton Says, 'What, Like With A Cloth?' 8/19/2015 5:02 pm UTC
In a tense exchange with reporters Tuesday, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton continued to defend her use of a private email server to handle official business and insisted that she has tur
San Antonio Dog Doused With Acid, Help Needed 8/19/2015 4:43 pm UTC
San Antonio Animal Care Services is seeking donations for the recovery of a dog doused with a chemical strong enough to dissolve steel.
San Marcos To Enter Stage 2 Drought Restrictions 8/19/2015 4:15 pm UTC
The City of San Marcos says it's implementing Stage 2 drought restrictions effective Sunday, Aug. 23 in response to rapidly dropping aquifer levels.
Texas Apache Pilot Among 1st Army Women To Graduate Ranger School 8/19/2015 4:05 pm UTC
One of the first women to complete the Army's grueling Ranger School is a 25-year-old officer who flies Apache helicopters.
Former Subway Pitchman Appears In Court 8/19/2015 3:41 pm UTC
Authorities say they reviewed tens of thousands of text messages and emails as part of their child sex and child pornography investigation of former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle.
Millions Slated To Hire More Border Troopers 8/19/2015 3:28 pm UTC
One way or another, the 84th Legislature was bound to pass immigration and border security bills. That was the general consensus after tens of thousands of undocumented immigrants flooded across th
Texas Troopers Increase Patrols For Labor Day Holiday Period 8/19/2015 2:49 pm UTC
Texas Department of Public Safety troopers on the lookout for drunken drivers will increase patrols through Labor Day weekend.
Police Investigating Who Was Driving SUV In Mustang Ridge Wreck 8/19/2015 2:33 pm UTC
Central Texas police are trying to determine who was driving an SUV that blew a tire and rolled in a wreck that left five relatives dead and four hurt.
Arson Suspected In East Austin Boarding House Fire 8/19/2015 1:26 pm UTC
A two-story home in East Austin was heavily damaged Wednesday afternoon in a fire.
Thai Police Offer Reward For Suspects In Deadly Bombing 8/19/2015 6:20 am UTC
The site of a deadly bombing in Thailand is back open. Relatives and friends of those killed in the blast are praying at the Erawan Shrine where the bomb exploded Monday night. Twenty people died a
You Can Now Review Government Agencies On Yelp 8/19/2015 5:07 am UTC
You can now use Yelp to review your experience at the IRS, the bathrooms at national parks, or the efficiency of your local post office. The general service administration says it has reached a dea
Deadly Crash Kills 1 Man, Closes I-35 For Hours 8/19/2015 4:35 am UTC
Two vehicles crashed head-on on I-35 Southbound near Airport Blvd.   Austin-Travis County EMS says two people were taken to the hospital. A third person, a man in his 20s, was pronounced dead on sc
Cowboys, Rams End Practice Early After Fights Break Out 8/18/2015 10:42 pm UTC
The Cowboys and St. Louis Rams cut short the second of two joint practices at training camp after several fights broke out, including one where Dallas receiver Dez Bryant was punched in the face.
Wimberley Residents Discuss Town Issues, Flood Recovery 8/18/2015 10:20 pm UTC
After months of community meetings focused solely on flood recovery, Wimberley residents discussed things at a Tuesday night town hall meeting like retail sales, waste water permits and a new H-E-B
FDA Approves Female Sex Pill, But With Safety Restrictions 8/18/2015 10:04 pm UTC
Federal health officials have approved the first prescription drug to boost sexual desire in women, a milestone long sought by the pharmaceutical industry.
New Travis Co. Courthouse To Appear On Nov. Ballot 8/18/2015 8:14 pm UTC
Today County commissioners voted to ask for $287 million in bonds for a new courthouse, something they say will only add $42 a year to your county tax bill.
College Women, Including In Austin, Targeted In Prostitution Ring 8/18/2015 7:21 pm UTC
A San Antonio man was arrested for a prostitution ring that targeted college women in Dallas, San Antonio and Austin.
Texas AG Paxton Re-indicted 8/18/2015 7:03 pm UTC
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has been re-indicted by a Collin County grand jury.
Bastrop County Launches New Project To Fight WIldfires 8/18/2015 6:58 pm UTC
No rain, sweltering heat and across Central Texas the fear of wildfires is growing.
TV Report: Subway Pitchman To Admit To Child-Porn Charges 8/18/2015 6:17 pm UTC
An Indiana television station is reporting that Subway pitchman Jared Fogle is expected to plead guilty to child-pornography charges.
UPDATE: Missing San Marcos woman found safe 8/18/2015 5:30 pm UTC
UPDATE: Melody Renfro has been found safe. We are awaiting more details and will update as soon as we get them. ========================================= San Marcos police are searching for a woman
SUV Slams Into NW Austin Wells Fargo 8/18/2015 5:20 pm UTC
An SUV crashed into a far Northwest Austin Wells Fargo bank Tuesday afternoon.
305 more Hillary Clinton e-mails deemed 'questionable' 8/18/2015 5:03 pm UTC
As Hillary Clinton campaigns, questions about her private e-mail server scandal grow louder. Now, 305 of her emails turned over for investigation are considered “questionable” and may have containe
I-35 SB To Close In Kyle For Crash Investigation 8/18/2015 5:00 pm UTC
Police are closing southbound I-35 in Kyle late Tuesday night for at least four hours to allow officers time to investigate a crash that left a motorcyclist dead last week.
'We Be Sisters' Stump for Trump 8/18/2015 4:50 pm UTC
By Amanda Ota WASHINGTON (SINCLAIR BROADCAST GROUP) — Two sisters and self-described democrats who are proud to, as they describe “stump for Trump” spoke on Good Morning Washington Tuesday to expla
George Zimmerman Confederate flag painting the prize in 'Muslim-free' gun store contest 8/18/2015 4:22 pm UTC
WASHINGTON (SINCLAIR STORY LINE) — The Florida gun supply store facing a lawsuit because of its “Muslim-free” policy has teamed up with George Zimmerman to raise money. Florida Gun Supply in Invern
Interim Committee To Take A Closer Look At Jail Safety 8/18/2015 4:17 pm UTC
In the wake of the hanging death of Sandra Bland and the deaths of other Texas jail inmates, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and state Sen. John Whitmire on Tuesday announced the creation of an interim jail s
10 Mexican nationals rescued from train in New Braunfels 8/18/2015 4:16 pm UTC
SAN ANTONIO -- Ten men were rescued from a train that was traveling through the city of New Braunfels on its way to Austin.According to information released by the New Braunfels Police Department,
Robbery Suspect Shot By TCSO Deputy Identified 8/18/2015 3:52 pm UTC
The robbery suspect shot Monday evening by a Travis County Sheriff's Office deputy has been identified.
2nd Case Of Anti-Semitic Vandalism In San Antonio 8/18/2015 2:57 pm UTC
San Antonio police are investigating the second incident of anti-Semitic graffiti to be found on a property belonging to a Jewish congregation.
TCSO: Screaming Woman Busted With PCP At Apartment Complex Pool 8/18/2015 2:42 pm UTC
A woman was arrested Monday for allegedly doing PCP while hanging out at a north Travis County apartment complex pool after residents complained of someone screaming, court documents say.
State Fair of Texas announces food competition finalists 8/18/2015 2:28 pm UTC
By Ashley Sutton (WOAI/KABB) Charge the defibrillator! The State Fair of Texas is out with this year's finalist in the Big Tex Choice Awards food competition. Since 2005, culinary creatives have em
Missing Texas sex offender found dead in South Carolina 8/18/2015 1:33 pm UTC
Brent Allen Jozefkowicz, a 48-year-old convicted sex offender from Fort Worth, died Saturday morning, August 15, of a single gunshot wound in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. The incident is believed
Woman Hits Teen With Car, Drives Away Thinking It Was Prank 8/18/2015 1:19 pm UTC
A woman was arrested after she allegedly hit a teenage boy in the parking lot of a club and then drove away, saying she thought the boy jumped in front of her car as a prank.According to the arrest
Boil water notice for San Marcos lifted 8/18/2015 12:57 pm UTC
The boil water notice enacted Saturday, August 15 to City of San Marcos utility customers south of McCarty Lane has been lifted. An emergency water repair after a contractor hit a water main on Fox
Explosion rocks hot air balloon rental company near the Las Vegas Strip 8/18/2015 12:39 pm UTC
LAS VEGAS -- Our sister station KSNV News3LV says an explosion has been reported near the Las Vegas Strip at Las Vegas Balloon Rental Near Harmon and Polaris Avenue. It is reportedly a propane tank
Woman Dies In Travis Co. jail 8/18/2015 12:19 pm UTC
A woman who was in custody at the Travis County jail died Monday morning.
Blue Bell's Return Expected To Help Texas Dairy Farms 8/18/2015 11:17 am UTC
Forty miles west of the Blue Bell Creameries, a row of jersey calves is rounding up a crowd of admirers. "So who wants to bottle feed?" asked a Jersey Barnyard tour guide. Before Blue Bell stopped
Driver pulls gun on teen over Confederate flag 8/18/2015 10:47 am UTC
(CNN) It happened at a convenience store in town at one of the busiest intersections in Hickory. Police say the teenager claims a man got into an argument with him about his Confederate flag and th
2 women pass Army Ranger School, first female graduates 8/18/2015 10:15 am UTC
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two women have passed the Army's Ranger School, becoming the first females to complete the grueling combat training program and earn the right to wear Ranger tabs on their uniform
Man finds wife with lover, bites off piece of his ear 8/18/2015 10:03 am UTC
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man admits he attacked his wife's lover and bit off part of the man's ear after finding the pair in bed together.Virgil Bates III told a judge in Toledo that he went hom
Black Box Recovered From Trigana Air Wreckage 8/18/2015 8:21 am UTC
Indonesian authorities are reviewing the black box recovered from a passenger plane that crashed on Sunday. The crucial discovery was made Tuesday morning once rescuers were finally able to reach t
Famous Batman Impersonator Killed In Car Crash 8/18/2015 5:24 am UTC
Police say Lenny Robinson was checking the engine on his Batmobile when he was hit and killed. Fourteen years ago he sold his cleaning business and used the proceeds to buy a Lamborghini.  He then
NFL Player Declares War On Participation Trophies 8/18/2015 4:45 am UTC
NFL player James Harrison is declaring war on the trophies kids get for simply showing up and playing a sport. Harrison wrote on Instagram he would return "participation trophies" that his eight an
Committee Moves Forward Rental Regulations 8/18/2015 3:59 am UTC
The Austin Planning and Neighborhood Committee early Tuesday morning approved several proposed regulations for short-term rentals to move on to the City Council.
Committee Considers Short-Term Rental Regulation Reform 8/17/2015 11:56 pm UTC
The City of Austin is moving a step closer to regulating short term rentals, also known as STRs.
VonTrey Clark Could Be Back In Texas Soon 8/17/2015 10:49 pm UTC
Tuesday, federal agents will travel to Bali, Indonesia to pick up former Austin Police Officer VonTrey Clark, according to a Bali newspaper.
Texas Gay Couple Settles Suit Over Marriage License Denial 8/17/2015 9:24 pm UTC
Attorneys for a gay couple who sued a Texas county clerk who denied them a marriage license on religious grounds have announced they've reached a settlement of the lawsuit.
Top Texas Official Won't Apologize For Muslim-Bombing Post 8/17/2015 9:19 pm UTC
A spokesman says Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller won't apologize for a shared post on his Facebook page that appears to suggest using an atomic bomb on the Muslim population.
Group Home Resident Defends Owner 8/17/2015 7:33 pm UTC
D.A.D.S. explains why it took months to shut down group home and a resident defends the owner calling her a second mother.
Robbery Suspect Shot By Deputy In North Travis Co. 8/17/2015 7:08 pm UTC
The Travis County Sheriff's Office says a deputy shot an aggravated robbery suspect at a north Travis County convenience store.
Snakes Infest Houston Home 8/17/2015 6:44 pm UTC
A Houston mom is afraid of her own home -- and she has good reason. It's infested with snakes.
Leander Boy Acts FAST To Save Grandma From Stroke 8/17/2015 6:38 pm UTC
A Leander boy's fast thinking just may have saved his grandmother's life after she suffered a stroke.
Ankle Monitors Removed From Waco Bikers Out On Bond After Deadly Shootout 8/17/2015 6:13 pm UTC
Some of the suspects arrested after the big biker shootout at the Twin Peaks in Waco have been released from their ankle monitors. Under a judge's order and DA approval, a number of leg monitors ha
Reluctant Kentucky clerk gets time for gay marriage appeal 8/17/2015 6:04 pm UTC
ADAM BEAM, Associated PressMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky county clerk who objects to same-sex marriage will not have to issue marriage licenses while she takes her case to a federal appeals court
Meagan Work's Defense Team Focus On Her Medical Condition 8/17/2015 5:40 pm UTC
This afternoon attorneys wrapped up their arguments about evidence to be used in the trial against Meagan Work.
A mother's gratitude for random act of kindness 8/17/2015 5:14 pm UTC
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSTM) — The photo of two children playing at a Florida science center seems like just that, but to one mother, it means so much more. Katie Myers captured the heartwarming photo of
Bomb Blast Rocks Bangkok Intersection; 18 Reported Dead 8/17/2015 4:47 pm UTC
A bomb exploded at a popular shrine in central Bangkok during evening rush hour Monday, killing at least 18 people, injuring more than 100 and leaving body parts strewn across the streets of a neig
All-Clear Given At S.C. Nuclear Site After Delivery Truck Scare 8/17/2015 4:29 pm UTC
Law enforcement officials have determined there was no explosive residue on a delivery truck that triggered an emergency response at a former bomb-making site in South Carolina that still handles n
Connect To Congress: Rep. Roger Williams 8/17/2015 4:21 pm UTC
Representative Roger Williams (R-Texas) talks with KEYE TV's Lindsay Liepman.
Experts warn 'DIY braces' trend can ruin teeth 8/17/2015 4:19 pm UTC
PORTLAND, Ore. ( KATU) — Dentists are warning parents about the “do it yourself braces” trend that is appearing on social media. Hundreds of videos on Youtube show teens using rubber bands to close
Maine Woman Finds Deadly Spider In Grapes 8/17/2015 4:12 pm UTC
A Portland, Maine woman opens a bag of grapes and says she got much more than she bargained for.
Trump still tops polls as first policy plan is released 8/17/2015 4:05 pm UTC
By Laquasha Banks and Jeff Barnd, Sinclair Broadcast Group It’s getting lonely at the top of the polls for Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump. The newest FOX News national poll has Dona
Funeral To Be Held For 8 People Fatally Shot In Houston Home 8/17/2015 2:59 pm UTC
A funeral is set for a Houston couple and six children who authorities say were shot to death in their home by the mother's former domestic partner.
Parents To Be Guaranteed Right To Bury Stillborn Babies 8/17/2015 2:26 pm UTC
When Erica Raef learned 13 weeks into her pregnancy that her unborn child no longer had a heartbeat, she was devastated. But when she and her husband, Joshua, began making the difficult plans of de
Austin Panel Set To Consider Water Fluoridation Proposal 8/17/2015 2:21 pm UTC
Austin officials are set to consider a water fluoridation proposal from a city councilman, who wants the practice to end by December.
Competitive knife thrower arrested for bringing knife into Austin courthouse 8/17/2015 1:49 pm UTC
A woman was arrested last Friday at the Blackwell-Thurman Criminal Courthouse for attempting to bring an illegal knife through a security checkpoint.
Blue Bell Ice Cream To Return To Stores August 31 8/17/2015 1:06 pm UTC
Blue Bell Ice Cream will return to stores in 5 phases beginning Monday, August 31. Austin will be included in Phase 1 of Blue Bell's plan, which includes 15 states and will have the ice cream back
Austin man breaks into ex's house, posts nude pics of her on Facebook 8/17/2015 12:57 pm UTC
AUSTIN, Texas -- A man is charged with burglary after he allegedly broke into his ex-girlfriend's house, turned off the electricity, stole her cell phone, and posted nude pictures of the woman on F
White House launches initiative to combat heroin use 8/17/2015 12:37 pm UTC
EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) — The White House is launching a new $5 million initiative to combat heroin use and trafficking of the drug, particularly in states along the East Coast.About half of the mone
Baby alligators stolen from petting zoo 8/17/2015 10:51 am UTC
HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) — Robbers are taking the saying "see you later, alligator" too far. The owner of a tourist attraction in Hot Springs says bandits have stolen 13 alligators from the farm. Ark
Short, sharp earthquake hits San Francisco Bay Area 8/17/2015 10:22 am UTC
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A short sharp earthquake rattled the San Francisco Bay Area, but there are no reports of injuries.The U.S. Geological Survey said the 4.0 magnitude quake Monday morning was cen
Batman impersonator dies in highway crash 8/17/2015 10:10 am UTC
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — Authorities say a man known for visiting hospitalized children dressed as Batman died in a crash on a western Maryland highway after his Batmobile had engine trouble.Police s
District Attorney Out Of Jail Early 8/17/2015 7:07 am UTC
According to the Williamson County Jail website DA Jana Duty has been released from jail. After being found guilty of contempt of court she was sentenced to serve ten days.     The judge ruled she
B-Cycle Launches Low Income Membership Program 8/17/2015 7:05 am UTC
Austin B-Cycle is launching a new low-income membership program. 400 annual memberships for $5 will be available to people making $25,000 or less a year. Austin is one of seven cities chosen by the
Bad Weather Hinders Search For Indonesian Airline Wreckage 8/17/2015 5:55 am UTC
Indonesian officials have suspended the search for a missing passenger plane that crashed into the mountains on Sunday, due bad weather. Earlier today, two aerial search teams spotted debris believ
Trump Takes On Immigration 8/17/2015 4:37 am UTC
Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump is taking a hardline stance when it comes to immigration policies. Trump wants to build a border wall dividing Mexico and the U.S. His plan is to make
Austin City Ballet Needs New Home 8/17/2015 4:29 am UTC
The hot real estate market in Austin is forcing some non-profit organizations out of their rental spaces.  Austin City Ballet is now homeless because their rent was skyrocketing by more than $6000
Work Hearing Resumes Monday 8/17/2015 4:24 am UTC
A mother charged in connection with the death of her young son will appear in court Monday, where her attorneys will continue to argue her confessions made in police interviews should be thrown out.
Man Killed In Deadly Wreck On Hwy 290 8/17/2015 2:51 am UTC
One man is dead following a rollover wreck along Highway 290 just west of Elgin.
Students Left in Limbo After San Marcos Apartment Not Ready for Move-In 8/16/2015 11:58 pm UTC
Apartment not ready for move-in leaving students with packed cars in limbo.
Jason Day Wins PGA Championship 8/16/2015 7:57 pm UTC
Jason Day led wire-to-wire Sunday at Whistling Straits to close out a record-setting PGA Championship and capture his first major title.   The 27-year-old Australian finished at 20-under 268 to bea
Officials Believe They May Have Found Bible Figure’s Home 8/16/2015 7:38 pm UTC
In Israel an ancient town is being uncovered that historians believe was home to a famous biblical figure.Gospels describe Mary Magdalene as a witness to both the crucifixion and resurrection of Je
Lubbock Police Under Investigation Cruiser Stolen 8/16/2015 6:57 pm UTC
Lubbock police officers are under investigation after video of alleged abuse surfaces. The incident occurred after a suspect led police on a foot chase, then stole a police cruiser and then crashed
Disturbing Actions To Small Dog In Sunset Valley, Police Seeking Suspects 8/16/2015 3:46 pm UTC
Early Sunday morning police responded to Sunset Valley Elementary for a dead dog on a playground area near the school. According to police when officers arrived they found a deceased small brown in
Donald Trump Asked To Outline His Immigration Policy 8/16/2015 2:33 pm UTC
Donald Trump spoke with Chuck Todd on NBC’s Meet The Press. When asked about immigrants, Trump replied saying “We have to make a whole new set of standards”. Trump: "We have to make a whole new set
Texas Unarmed Teen Killed, Christian Taylor Funeral 8/16/2015 1:48 pm UTC
Hundreds gathered in Texas Saturday to say goodbye to Christian Taylor, the unarmed black teen shot by a white police officer this month.Surveillance video showed Taylor vandalizing vehicles at an
Man Drowns After Falling Off Tube In Southeast Texas Lake 8/16/2015 1:32 pm UTC
CONROE, Texas (AP) -- A man has drowned after falling off a tube being pulled by a boat in a Southeast Texas lake. Capt. Rusty Fincher of the Montgomery County Precinct 1 Constable's Office says th
KY Babysitter Shoots At Kids 8/16/2015 11:31 am UTC
Whitley County, KY- She was supposed to be taking care of them but instead investigators say, a Whitley county woman fired 'shots' at two young children.The Whitley county sheriff's office charged
Bosnian Bridge Diving 8/16/2015 11:10 am UTC
Some 15,000 spectators gathered to watch as divers jumped from the Old Mostar Bridge during the sixth stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina on Saturday. F
Branch Falls On New Braunfels Picknickers 8/16/2015 10:37 am UTC
New Braunfels Police and EMS were dispatched to the area of Hinman Island for reports of a large tree branch that had snapped and fallen on a group of picnickers underneath.  On August 15, 2015, at
Family of woman running illegal group home speaks out 8/15/2015 10:20 pm UTC
The woman accused of running an illegal group home in East Austin appears to be out of the Travis County Jail Saturday night. Her family says authorities have the story wrong.
Disney Announces Star Wars Themed Lands In Parks 8/15/2015 6:31 pm UTC
Mickey meets C3PO! The world's most popular theme park is adding elements from a galaxy far, far away to its attractions.Saturday, Walt Disney Company announced it will be adding star wars-themed l
Swimmer Pulled From Water At McKinney State Park 8/15/2015 5:36 pm UTC
A man was pulled from the water at the McKinney Falls State Park Austin Travis County EMS. Several medics and rescue crew personnel arrived for the reported male patient. According to officials the
Boerne Officer Fatally Shoots Armed Man During Disturbance 8/15/2015 2:23 pm UTC
BOERNE, Texas (AP) - A Central Texas police officer has fatally shot an armed man during a disturbance call at an apartment complex.  Police in Boerne (BER'-nee) say the shooting happened Friday ni
OK Woman Killed By Brain Eating Amoeba 8/15/2015 12:07 pm UTC
A brain-ravaging amoeba is blamed in the death of a young mother from Ardmore, Oklahoma.Health officials say 24-year-old mother of two Elizabeth Marie Knight was infected after swimming in Lake Mur
Mueller Neighborhood Hosting Back To School Bash 8/15/2015 11:19 am UTC
Mueller is hosting a family-friendly back to school festival for the entire Austin community to mark the beginning of the 2015-16 school year. The celebration will take place at Mueller's Lake Park
Cedar Park Named Best City In US For New Restaurants 8/14/2015 10:23 pm UTC
Cedar Park is the place to be -- especially if you're opening up a new restaurant. According to one financial study, Cedar Park is the best city in the country to open up a new restaurant right now.
Series Of Explosions Rocks Texas Oil Field Chemical Supplier 8/14/2015 10:21 pm UTC
CONROE, Texas -- A fire ignited by a series of explosions at an oil field chemical supply firm north of Houston has been brought under control. The explosions and fire tore through the DrillChem in
Low Oil Prices Could Hurt Texas Roads 8/14/2015 10:01 pm UTC
The price of crude oil hit a six-year low on Friday, before closing slightly up at $42.50 a barrel. Industry experts say it looks like the price slump will continue, because there's a big supply o
7 People Transported By EMS From Unlicensed East Austin Group Home 8/14/2015 9:48 pm UTC
Multiple people were taken from an East Austin group home Friday night to local hospitals after a heat complaint call, EMS officials say.
Austin's Newest Hike And Bike Trail Opens 8/14/2015 5:53 pm UTC
Reviews are coming in on Austin's newest hike and bike trail. The six mile Violet Crown Trail (VCT) opened to the public on Friday.
U.S. Marshals: Man Accused Of Molesting Child In Georgetown May Have Fled To Mexico 8/14/2015 5:41 pm UTC
Investigators say 62-year-old Severiano Villarreal has been on the run since July of this year. A 14-year-old girl says Villarreal started molesting her when she was just nine years old. She also s
Austin Is Making Its Own Dent In Cuba 8/14/2015 5:20 pm UTC
The U.S. flag was raised over the American embassy in Havana today for the first time in 54 years. And as political ties between the two become stronger, Austin is making its own dent in Cuba.
K9 Teams Search for Wimberley Flood Victims in Caldwell County 8/14/2015 5:02 pm UTC
K9 crews from Travis County Search And Rescue and Alamo Area Search And Rescue will spend two days searching a 7-mile stretch of the San Marcos River in Caldwell County, starting in Martindale on F
Iran's Ayatollah releases anti-American, anti-Israel book 8/14/2015 4:06 pm UTC
Jeff Barnd, Sinclair Broadcast GroupIran continues its anti-American, anti-Israel rhetoric even in the midst of a U.S. Iran nuclear deal. But now, there’s a new publication that's raising some eyeb
HELP WANTED: Inspectors General needed 8/14/2015 3:52 pm UTC
By Jeff Barnd, Sinclair Broadcast GroupThe Office of the Inspector General or OIG has overseen the most powerful federal government agencies for 40 years. It serves as a watchdog for things like wr
Family: Islamic State Leader Raped American Hostage 8/14/2015 3:47 pm UTC
The parents of the late American hostage Kayla Mueller say they were told by American officials that their daughter was repeatedly forced to have sex with Abu Bakr Baghdadi, the leader of the Islam
11-Year-Old Allegedly Raped By Stepdad Gives Birth To Baby In Paraguay 8/14/2015 3:09 pm UTC
ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — An 11-year-old Paraguayan girl who had been denied an abortion gave birth on Thursday, the culmination of a case that put a spotlight on child rape in the poor South Ameri
Capitol Fire Suspect To Go Before Iowa Judge 8/14/2015 2:32 pm UTC
A man arrested in Iowa who is suspected of setting fire to a car last week at the Texas Capitol is expected to appear before a judge on Friday.
Charges Dropped Against Texan Who Says Body Cavity Searched 8/14/2015 2:23 pm UTC
Drug possession and resisting arrest charges have been dropped against a Houston-area woman who says female deputies violated her rights by doing a body cavity search in a parking lot.
Blue Bell ice cream returns to Austin distribution center 8/14/2015 2:16 pm UTC
The Blue Bell distribution center in Austin confirms to KEYE-TV that they received a truckload of Blue Bell ice cream on Thursday, as did Houston and Brenham. All shipments were from the Blue Bell
Two injured in Navy plane crash near New Mexico airport 8/14/2015 1:46 pm UTC
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (KFOX) – Two people were injured Friday in a plane crash near the frontage road off Interstate 10 in the Las Cruces, New Mexico area.Las Cruces Police told our sister station KFOX1
Burn Ban Issued For All Austin City Parks 8/14/2015 1:07 pm UTC
Due to the current drought conditions in the Central Texas area, the Austin Parks and Recreation Department has issued a burn ban, effective immediately.
Man in bear costumes harasses bears in Alaska 8/14/2015 12:55 pm UTC
MARK THIESSEN, Associated PressANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska State Troopers want to talk to a man believed to have donned a fairly realistic bear costume to harass a sow and two cubs.The incident
Police: Family of 4 found dead in northern Michigan home 8/14/2015 12:50 pm UTC
GARFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Michigan state police say a family of four has been found dead in their northern Michigan home.Troopers with the Cadillac post have identified the dead as 54-year-ol
Fatal Motorcycle Wreck Closes I-35 In Kyle 8/14/2015 12:22 pm UTC
It was a traffic nightmare today for travelers on I-35 south of Austin. A fatal motorcycle accident in Kyle shut down both sides of the interstate for hours.
FDA approves OxyContin for children 11 and older 8/14/2015 12:10 pm UTC
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration has approved the powerful painkiller OxyContin for a new use in children 11 to 16 suffering from severe, chronic pain.OxyContin is an extended-rel
APD: Pest Control Worker Tried To Expose Himself To Teen Girl During Service Call 8/14/2015 12:02 pm UTC
AUSTIN, Texas -- Police say a pest control worker tried to expose himself to a 13-year-old girl during a service call at an apartment on Northgate Blvd.
Authorities: Woman kept disabled sister in closet for years 8/14/2015 10:37 am UTC
CORUNNA, Mich. (AP) — A prosecutor says a Michigan woman kept her disabled adult sister locked in a closet for years with little food or water and a bucket for urination.Shiawassee County's chief a
Former WilCo Judge Sentenced To 18 Months In Prison 8/14/2015 7:52 am UTC
A former county judge from Georgetown has been sentenced to 18 months in federal prison for selling guns illegally. And some of those weapons were later found in Mexico.
U.S. Flag Is Raised Over The American Embassy In Havana For First Time In 54 Years 8/14/2015 6:41 am UTC
HAVANA (AP) — U.S. flag is raised over the American embassy in Havana for the first time in 54 years. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is calling for political opening in communist-run Cuba.Kerry
Omni Hotel And Capital Factory Now Facing A Lawsuit 8/14/2015 6:17 am UTC
The Omni Hotel and the Capital Factory are now facing a lawsuit. The family of taxi driver Conrad Contreras says the company acted negligently by not dealing with Michael Holt's behavior. The lawsu
Airline Weighs Passengers Before They Board 8/14/2015 5:35 am UTC
Uzbekistan Airways announced it will weigh passengers and their carry-on luggage at the airport to determine how much weight they'll be adding to the plane. Uzbekistan Airlines says passengers will
Flood Victims Search Enters New Phase 8/14/2015 2:30 am UTC
Search teams from across Central Texas will launch a new phase in the search for two children still missing from the Memorial Day Weekend Floods.
UPDATE: UT Delays Relocation Of Jefferson Davis Statue 8/13/2015 11:12 am UTC
The University of Texas says it will not be relocating the statues of Jefferson Davis and Woodrow Wilson this Saturday as initially planned.
Cedar Park Toddler's Drowning Death Ruled Accidental 8/11/2015 6:34 pm UTC
Just after 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, the Cedar Park Police Department received a call from a mother reporting that she had discovered her child, a male toddler, in the backyard swimming pool unattended.  
WilCo DA Reports To Jail For Contempt Of Court Charge 8/6/2015 4:03 pm UTC
Williamson County District Attorney Jana Duty has reported to the Williamson County Jail to serve 10 days for being found contempt of court.

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