Medics: One dead in multi-car crash 10/31/2014 5:59 pm UTC
One man was pronounced dead at the scene of a multi-car crash in North Austin
FOX 7 EXCLUSIVE: Colton Turner's aunt speaks 10/31/2014 5:59 pm UTC
Colton Turner's death devastated this community and his family. His mother, Meagan Work, is behind bars. Elizabeth Saab talks exclusively with Sydney Work, Meagan Work's sister and reveals never-be
Two stabbed inside Steiner Ranch Steakhouse 10/31/2014 5:43 pm UTC
Two people are recovering from a stabbing inside Steiner Ranch Steakhouse.
Prosecutor calls Steven Thomas ‘the face of evil’ as jurors weigh fate 10/31/2014 5:35 pm UTC
A jury began deliberating at 11 a.m. Friday whether to sentence Steven Thomas to
Georgetown calls meeting Monday to discuss city manager 10/31/2014 4:28 pm UTC
The Georgetown City Council will hold a special meeting Monday about a personnel issue involving
Halloween safety 10/31/2014 4:19 pm UTC
With Halloween on a Friday this year, there are plenty of events going on and there are some safety tips to keep in mind.
Woman accused of causing Southeast Austin house fire 10/31/2014 3:59 pm UTC
A 57-year-old woman was charged with arson and aggravated assault after a Thursday night fire
Police apologize to sex assault victims for rape joke in video 10/31/2014 3:03 pm UTC
1:30 p.m. update: Austin police have launched an internal affairs investigation after a
Virgin Galactic Says Space Tourism Rocket Lost 10/31/2014 2:46 pm UTC
MOJAVE, Calif. -- Virgin Galactic reported that its SpaceShipTwo space tourism rocket has been lost in Southern California and the status of the pilots is unclear.The company tweeted Friday: "Durin
Austin Still Recovering From 2013 Halloween Floods 10/31/2014 2:41 pm UTC
AUSTIN, Texas -- A year after a fatal flood damaged hundreds of homes in central Texas, officials in Austin are still working to buy and tear down homes considered at risk for flooding.The 2013 Hal
Financial troubles dogging F1 before American race 10/31/2014 2:39 pm UTC
AUSTIN, Texas -- Formula One's third year back at the U.S. Grand Prix in Texas should be a solid benchmark for expanding the series' footprint in a rich but largely untapped market for fans and mon
Washington D.C. Police Officer Attacked By Man With Axe 10/31/2014 2:23 pm UTC
WASHINGTON (AP) - District of Columbia police are searching for a man they say swung a large ax at an officer in an unprovoked attack.Officer Araz Alali, a police spokesman, says the officer was si
One Killed In Crash In North Austin 10/31/2014 1:53 pm UTC
Emergency crews are on the scene of a fatal crash in north Austin. The crash happened at Parmer and Scofield around 12:30 p.m. Police say multiple cars were involved in the crash. One person was pr
Last day for early voting 10/31/2014 1:18 pm UTC
Today is your last chance to cast your ballot as part of early voting. So far, nearly 101,000 people in Travis County have taken part.
Hidden Dangers Inside Airport 'Safe-zones' 10/31/2014 12:21 pm UTC
The TSA prevented 1,800 weapons from making it through airport checkpoints last year. But what if weapons could be built after that screening? A security consultant is warning of a security lapse h
Three Fort Hood Soldiers Guilty Of Smuggling Immigrants 10/31/2014 12:04 pm UTC
BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) -- Three Fort Hood soldiers who used their U.S. Army identification or gear to help hide immigrants have been convicted in a South Texas smuggling ring. Eric Alexander Rodri
Starbucks To Deliver Coffee, Food Starting Next Year 10/31/2014 11:38 am UTC
(CNN)-- If you've ever dreamed of getting your java fix without the wait, that time has come. Starbucks has announced plans for coffee and food delivery services. The delivery service will be avail
Two Women Charged After Allegedly Beating Alzheimer's Patient 10/31/2014 11:18 am UTC
WINTER HAVEN, FL-- A Florida family is sending a warning out to anyone who has a loved on in a nursing home. They say, "watch for signs of abuse." The Winter Haven couple suspected their dad, who
Texas Woman Gets 3 Years For Putting Gun In Boy's Backpack 10/31/2014 11:01 am UTC
CONROE, Texas (AP) -- A Houston-area woman must serve three years in prison for putting her boyfriend's gun in his son's backpack to get the child in trouble at school. Montgomery County jail reco
Pennsylvania Trooper Ambush Suspect In Court After Arrest 10/31/2014 10:51 am UTC
MILFORD, Pa. (AP) -- A suspect who led police on a seven-week manhunt after a fatal ambush outside a rural state police barracks appeared gaunt and battered at his arraignment. Eric Frein answered
A chill will be in the air for Halloween night in Central Texas 10/31/2014 10:46 am UTC
After some morning showers, Central Texas should see sunny skies along with a high near
Man charged in stabbing at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse 10/31/2014 10:22 am UTC
12:15 p.m. update: Authorities arrested 23-year-old David Estrada, who is accused of stabbing
Lowest Area Gas Prices 10/31/2014 9:32 am UTC
Before you fill up the tank this morning check out the area's lowest gas prices!In Austin, it's $2.59 at the Texaco at William Cannon Dr. and S. First St.In Georgetown, it's $2.73 at the H-E-B on W
Fun Free Things To Do Across Central Texas 10/31/2014 8:24 am UTC
If you're looking for some free things to do this Weekend KEYE TV Morning News has you covered!Fan Fest kicks off today! There will be free music, yoga, ghost tours and cardio pop classes. Plus you
Police: North Texas Man Squeezed Woman To Death 10/31/2014 6:52 am UTC
MANSFIELD, Texas (AP) -- A North Texas man has been charged with capital murder after police say he sexually assaulted a 67-year-old mental health patient and squeezed her until she died. Forty-ni
UPDATE: Multiple People Stabbed At Steiner Ranch Steakhouse, Suspect In Custody 10/31/2014 4:49 am UTC
The Travis County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a stabbing in West Travis County.Police say the call came in around 1 a.m. reporting multiple stabbing victims at Steiner Ranch Steakhouse at 542
One year later, Halloween flood victims still rebuilding lives 10/31/2014 2:51 am UTC
One year ago Thursday was the last night of normalcy for those who live in the Onion Creek flood plain.
UPDATE: San Marcos suspicious death ruled a suicide 10/31/2014 2:48 am UTC
San Marcos police say the death of a man found near the Texas State Campus has preliminarily been ruled a suicide.
Wendy Davis appeals to Hispanic voters in the Rio Grande Valley 10/31/2014 2:24 am UTC
Long shot Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis on Thursday ramped up recent efforts to boost
FOX 7 goes inside the first lab in the nation to run a positive Ebola test 10/31/2014 2:23 am UTC
The very first Ebola specimen to be tested in the United States was tested in Austin.
School bus camera company donates to Austin City Council candidates 10/31/2014 1:50 am UTC
Seven City Council candidates and two Austin school board candidates have received at least $35
What has Travis County gotten for spending $3.3 million on software? 10/31/2014 1:24 am UTC
Travis County had poured $3.3 million into writing new software for the courts system
Austin lab is first stop to test for Ebola, other serious diseases 10/31/2014 1:08 am UTC
Tucked away behind apartment buildings, a large community garden and a comic book store in
One year later along Onion Creek, future uncertain for many 10/31/2014 1:00 am UTC
A year ago, Diana Rivera’s family awoke to a torrent of water streaming down
Cedar Park HS boys cross country coach arrested 10/31/2014 12:47 am UTC
The Cedar Park Police Department says that the Cedar Park High School boys cross country running coach is in jail on three counts of indecency with a child by sexual contact.
City candidate Laura Pressley comes under fire for controversial views 10/31/2014 12:18 am UTC
Laura Pressley, an Austin City Council candidate who has voiced controversial views about water fluoridation
Austin weighs convention center expansion 10/31/2014 12:14 am UTC
A belief that Austin has been missing out on large, lucrative conventions and trade shows
Defense pushes for prison for convicted killer Steven Thomas 10/31/2014 12:06 am UTC
Defense attorneys tried to show through witness testimony Thursday that convicted killer Steven Thomas would
Man accused of assault at apartment complex where aunt fatally shot 10/30/2014 11:43 pm UTC
AUSTINMan accused of assault at apartment complex where aunt fatally shotAustin police provided
Round Rock trustee’s Facebook rant adds fire to election controversy 10/30/2014 11:31 pm UTC
Round Rock school board member Terri Romere, who has been censured by the school board
Ethics panel finds 3 Austin City Council candidates made minor errors 10/30/2014 11:16 pm UTC
Austin’s Ethics Review Commission has found that three City Council candidates inadvertently committed minor
APD Issues Apology Over Video That Shows Officers Joking About Rape 10/30/2014 10:39 pm UTC
Fri. 1:25 p.m. UPDATE: The Austin Police Department has released the following statement on the video:The Austin Police Department has validated the video/audio publicly released pursuant to the Te
South Austin residents rally against St. Elmo's Lofts project 10/30/2014 10:29 pm UTC
A "Not in my Backyard" protest usually involves people upset about a new industry moving in but on Thursday, a group of south Austin residents held a rally for an old industrial park.
West holds groundbreaking for two new schools 10/30/2014 10:29 pm UTC
A Central Texas town devastated by last year's fertilizer plant explosion that killed 15 people will be getting two new schools.
School Districts Banking On Confiscated Electronics 10/30/2014 10:27 pm UTC
Technology is something Central Texas school districts are trying to incorporate into the learning process, but it can also be a distraction.To work with the evolving technology, state law allows t
App Helps Parents & Kids Avoid Sex Offender Homes On Halloween 10/30/2014 10:16 pm UTC
Watching your kids collect candy from strangers can be stressful -- especially when there's no law prohibiting sex offenders from handing out candy.While kids are concerned about filling their tric
Drugs Being Sold Near Austin Elementary School 10/30/2014 10:00 pm UTC
Kelly Campbell and her cat Vera love spending time outdoors. They frequent a park near Burton Drive in east Austin. It's an area where Austin police are cracking down on street-level drug dealing
Student accused of making threat arrested 10/30/2014 9:11 pm UTC
The Hays County Sheriff's Office says it has arrested a 17-year-old Hays High School student for allegedly threatening violence to fellow students and employees.
West Getting New Schools After Plant Explosion 10/30/2014 9:11 pm UTC
WEST, Texas -- A Central Texas town devastated by last year's fertilizer plant explosion that killed 15 people will be getting two new schools.Groundbreaking ceremonies were held Thursday in West f
DWI enforcement initiative announced for Halloween weekend 10/30/2014 8:26 pm UTC
The Austin Police Department and other area law enforcement agencies are announcing a regional DWI initiative in the Austin metro area. The initiative begins on Friday, October 31, 2014 at 9 p.m. a
San Marcos police investigating suspicious death 10/30/2014 6:16 pm UTC
San Marcos police are investigating a suspicious death. They say a body was found in a wooded area near Texas State University, next to a construction site on Chestnut Road.
Man accused of assault at apartment complex where aunt fatally shot 10/30/2014 5:19 pm UTC
Austin police provided more details about the arrest of Terance Jackson, who was charged with
Officials: San Marcos man found dead likely killed himself 10/30/2014 4:41 pm UTC
6:25 p.m. update: Investigators have preliminarily ruled that the man found dead Wednesday
Convicted burglar sentenced to eight years in sexual assault of a teenager 10/30/2014 3:51 pm UTC
A Travis County man already in jail on burglary charges has been sentenced to eight years in prison after his DNA was linked to the sexual assault of a 13-year-old girl.
West getting new schools after plant explosion 10/30/2014 1:14 pm UTC
A Central Texas town devastated by a 2013 fertilizer plant explosion that killed 15 people will be getting two new schools.
Treat yourself to a safe Halloween with "Treat Map" 10/30/2014 12:59 pm UTC
If you plan on taking the kids out to trick-or-treat on Halloween, FOX 7 has a way to make it easier and safer.
Austin activist acquitted of failure to comply with officer's order 10/30/2014 4:45 am UTC
A five-member jury acquitted Antonio Buehler Wednesday after five hours of deliberations.
CPS Commissioner says he vows to improve the system 10/30/2014 4:36 am UTC
How do you reform Child Protective Services? The agency tasked with protecting children like 2-year-old Colton Turner.The man that heads it up knows there are problems and he says he has a plan to
Bastrop HEB grocery store shuts down after fire 10/30/2014 4:36 am UTC
Police in Bastrop are investigating a fire at an HEB grocery store.Around 8:15 Tuesday night, Bastrop police and several fire agencies were called to the store at 104 Hasler Boulevard.Police believ
Board redesignates CrossFit gym over noise, owners plan to appeal 10/30/2014 4:36 am UTC
Valerie Hunt and her husband own BVM Crossfit."I never thought, moving in here, that it would become what it's become," she said.They've been at their location, in the 6700 block of Burnet Lane, fo
South Austin residents still dealing with flood problems 10/30/2014 4:36 am UTC
South Austin continues to inform homeowners about the dangers of flooding.But some say, they still haven't recovered from last year's disaster.You may not be able to tell this home was once sitting
Family of man found dead in Hutto wants answers 10/30/2014 2:13 am UTC
A Hutto family spent Tuesday night searching for their missing loved one but unfortunately he was found dead in his car Wednesday morning apparently having run off the road.
New Braunfels PD searching for driver in deadly hit-and-run 10/30/2014 12:07 am UTC
New Braunfels police are looking for a hit-and-run driver who left a man dead.
Suspect in fatal hit-and-run crash arrested 10/29/2014 11:48 pm UTC
A 21-year-old man has been arrested in connection to a fatal hit-and-run that happened Friday.According to the New Braunfels Police Department, detectives had received information that the suspecte
Authorities say alcohol could have been a factor in fatal Georgetown rollover 10/29/2014 11:26 pm UTC
Police believe alcohol may have been a factor in a fatal rollover crash in Georgetown Wednesday morning.It happened in the northbound lanes of I-35 near the north San Gabriel River.Police say aroun
APD identifies East Austin homicide victim 10/29/2014 11:26 pm UTC
The Austin Police Department says Kimberly Milton Brown, 40, is the woman who was shot and killed on Tuesday night at the Westheimer Oaks Apartments.
Formula One takes over downtown 10/29/2014 9:20 pm UTC
F1 is taking over Downtown Austin today. The Formula One race will return to Circuit of The Americas this weekend for the third straight year but first they will show off some of their skills on Co
Fort Worth vet indicted in animal cruelty case 10/29/2014 8:40 pm UTC
A grand jury has indicted a Fort Worth veterinarian who investigators say told a client he had euthanized her dog but instead kept it alive in a cage for months.
Man arrested in connection to East Austin homicide 10/29/2014 5:09 pm UTC
Police say one man is in custody in connection to Tuesday night's homicide. U.S. Marshals and Austin Police spent all night looking for the man. They made the arrest without incident this morning.
"Kick the Flu" campaign launched 10/29/2014 1:11 pm UTC
E3 Alliance is teaming up with Healthy Schools, LLC to give free flu vaccines to elementary school students. The "Kick the Flu" campaign starts October 29th but mobile clinics won't be available to
UT Students watch their space bound science experiment explode 10/29/2014 4:12 am UTC
It was supposed to be a triumphant day for a group of UT students. But it turned into horror when the commercial rocket carrying the satellite they built, exploded seconds after liftoff.?
Ebola quarantine procedures questioned by local missionaries 10/29/2014 4:07 am UTC
Ebola quarantine procedures are being questioned by some who say, the protocols could deter volunteers from traveling to help.
Fugitive sex offender Kevin Stoeser still on the loose after a year 10/29/2014 4:05 am UTC
It's now been more than a year since one of the U.S. Marshals' most-wanted fugitive escaped from federal supervision.42-year-old Kevin Patrick Stoeser escaped a Del Valle halfway house on October 2
South Austin homeowners catch burglary on camera 10/29/2014 3:55 am UTC
It's something we don't often get to see: a burglar captured on video going through a home.
Unmanned NASA rocket carrying UT satellite explodes after liftoff 10/29/2014 1:16 am UTC
An unmanned NASA Antares rocket headed to the space station as a supply ship exploded right after takeoff Tuesday evening.
UPDATE: Former gang member executed in Huntsville 10/29/2014 1:05 am UTC
A former gang member was executed Tuesday night marking the tenth this year in Texas.
1 dead, others injured after N. Austin shooting 10/29/2014 12:36 am UTC
The search is on this evening for a suspect involved in a deadly shooting on Monday night in North Austin.
Phil Collins' Alamo collection arrives in San Antonio 10/29/2014 12:04 am UTC
The legendary musician is in San Antonio to return what's widely considered to be the biggest and best collection of Alamo artifacts ever assembled.
REPORT: COTA expected to bring nearly $1 billion to Austin this weekend 10/28/2014 11:35 pm UTC
Nearly a billion dollars. That's the one year economic impact of the Circuit of Americas according to a new audit report released Tuesday.
Dell Children's Hospital to screen visitiors just in time for flu season 10/28/2014 11:35 pm UTC
A new policy at a local hospital will prevent dozens of children from walking through the doors.
Apartment fire in Northwest Austin ruled accidental 10/28/2014 9:43 pm UTC
Some people are out of their homes this morning after a late night fire in Northwest Austin. Firefighters were called out to the Keystone Apartments Monday night just after 11:00 p.m.
Mother accused of endangering a child after fight at tattoo shop 10/28/2014 6:26 pm UTC
An Austin woman is charged with endangering a child after Austin police say she assaulted someone while she was holding her 7-month-old daughter.
Police investigating deadly North Austin shooting 10/28/2014 5:59 pm UTC
Homicide detectives are trying to piece together what led to a deadly shooting in North Austin Monday night.
Formula One race could add fuel to Austin economy 10/28/2014 12:26 pm UTC
The Formula One race is now days away.Attendees are arriving in the city and local businesses are sure to benefit.
Potential bacteria in baby wipes prompts recall 10/28/2014 11:38 am UTC
The Food and Drug Administration has announced that Nutek Disposables has initiated a nationwide voluntary product recall of all lots of baby wipes that it manufactured because some packages may co
Admitted child killer heads to Austin halfway house 10/28/2014 3:25 am UTC
A child killer from Waco was released to an Austin halfway house Monday.
Lanier HS on brief lockdown following reports of BB gun on campus 10/28/2014 3:25 am UTC
Lanier High School was on temporary lockdown Monday afternoon after a report of a weapon.
Perry's "major speech" calls for reform, blames President for rise of ISIS 10/28/2014 3:25 am UTC
50 years ago Monday, Ronald Reagan delivered an address called "A Time for Choosing" or as some refer to as "the speech" that launched his political career.
Two teenage burglars arrested by SWAT team in San Marcos 10/28/2014 2:45 am UTC
The San Marcos SWAT team arrested two burglars.It happened at the Siesta Mobile Home Park around 10 p.m. Sunday night.
Mother of murdered security guard: "I want to wake up from this nightmare" 10/28/2014 2:45 am UTC
Police are still searching for suspects in the murder of a security guard over the weekend.
Crowds expected downtown for Halloween, F1 Fan Fest 10/28/2014 12:44 am UTC
Preparations are underway as tens of thousands of people will make their way into downtown Austin this weekend.
Travis County D.A. calls handling of 2009 Darren Vann case "reasonable" 10/27/2014 10:57 pm UTC
ITravis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg calls her office's handling of the 2009 sexual assault case against Darren Vann “reasonable.”
Governor's race heats up as time winds down 10/27/2014 10:35 pm UTC
There are eight days left before Election Day and both candidates in the race for the top job in Texas are making their final statewide push.
Colton Turner to be honored at public funeral 10/27/2014 10:22 pm UTC
A public funeral will be held this weekend to honor the life of Colton Turner.
Capital Metro extends hours for busy holiday weekend 10/27/2014 10:22 pm UTC
For the busy weekend, Capital Metro is extending its metro-rail and metro-rapid hours.
APD prepares for weekend crowds downtown 10/27/2014 5:15 pm UTC
This weekend is an all hands on deck approach for Austin police. There will be three times as many officers downtown thanks to two big events.
Near drowning off Blue Jay Lane 10/27/2014 5:06 am UTC
A 54-year-old is fighting for his life tonight after almost drowning.It happened just after 4 this afternoon at a boat dock near Blue Jay Lane in Bear Creek.
Log cabin renovated in park 10/27/2014 5:04 am UTC
A piece of history at Zilker Park received a face-lift. Today the Austin Parks and Recreation department unveiled a renovated Swedish pioneer log cabin.
Pumpkin carving fundraiser helps area Food Bank 10/27/2014 5:03 am UTC
Carving pumpkins is a favorite Halloween past time. Dozens of residents did that today Sunday while helping fight hunger across the state.
APD looking for suspects who killed bar & grill employee 10/27/2014 5:02 am UTC
The El Agazajo Bar Grill near the airport on 183 still has crime scene tape surrounding the back parking lot. Austin Police say it's where they found an El Agazajo security guard Sunday morning a l