At least four dead in Bastrop shooting 7/24/2016 2:23 am UTC
Four people are dead after a shooting at an apartment complex, according to the Bastrop County Sheriff's Office.
New park honors Austin's first African-A 7/24/2016 2:13 am UTC
A new park with a very special significance opened in the Mueller District area of Northeast Austin on Saturday.
Downtown bar crawl benefits APA 7/24/2016 2:12 am UTC
Austin has gone to the dog, or at least that's how it appeared downtown during BarkHappy's Bar Crawl.
Multiple dead after shooting in Bastrop County 7/24/2016 1:55 am UTC
Four adults have been found dead following a shooting at an apartment complex in Bastrop, Texas.
Coast Guard: Missing boaters found safe 7/24/2016 1:10 am UTC
Police: Man, 2 women, 1 child shot to death at Bastrop apartments 7/24/2016 12:23 am UTC
8:45 p.m. update: A man, two women and a child were shot to
Hundreds honor teen suffering from fatal disease.. 7/24/2016 12:19 am UTC
More than 1,000 people converged on a Wisconsin town Friday to honor a 14-year-old girl with a fatal illness who has chosen end-of-life hospice care over surgery.
Three adults, one child dead after shooting at Bastrop apartment complex 7/23/2016 11:48 pm UTC
Deputies say the shooter is dead.
AFD honors graduates of Pass the Torch Academy 7/23/2016 11:48 pm UTC
Months of hard work and sacrifice culminated for more than 30 men and women who's dream is to one day become a fire fighter. On Saturday, the Austin Fire Department held a ceremony for the 2016 gra
Dogs and cats adoptable for free during “Clear the Shelter” campaign 7/23/2016 9:07 pm UTC
The shelter also opened an hour early to observe the campaign.
Car falls off bridge over Walnut Creek in North Austin; 1 injured 7/23/2016 9:01 pm UTC
A car rolled off a bridge on Metric Boulevard over Walnut Creek after being involved
First creative crosswalk installed 7/23/2016 8:44 pm UTC
The Austin Transportation Department installed the first creative crosswalk at the 3700 block of Lake Austin Boulevard on Thursday.
Young participants graduate from AFD Pass the Torch program 7/23/2016 8:07 pm UTC
About 30 members graduated from Austin Fire Department's Pass the Torch Academy Saturday morning
Austin leaders dismayed by Breaion King arrest, back chief’s response 7/23/2016 7:59 pm UTC
Calling the incident troubling, several Austin City Council members spoke out Friday about a 2015
Retired roommates’ friendship began as childhood neighbors 7/23/2016 7:43 pm UTC
After nearly 80 years of friendship, Wilda Hopingardner and Betty King are right back where
Junior high teacher impregnated student 7/23/2016 7:30 pm UTC
A teacher at a HEB ISD middle school was arrested Friday for sexual assault of a child, Euless police confirmed in a news release. According to the arrest warrant affidavit, Euless Junior High teac
Round Rock Police Chief Allen Banks wins national civil rights award 7/23/2016 6:37 pm UTC
Hours before Round Rock Police Chief Allen Banks received a civil rights award in Washington
Overnight crash injures child in Northwest Austin 7/23/2016 6:30 pm UTC
AUSTIN (KXAN) — A child is in the hospital after an overnight crash in Northwest Austin. It happened at around midnight at the 2300 block of…
AFD installing smoke alarms in Southeast Austin neighborhood 7/23/2016 6:18 pm UTC
The Austin Fire Department will be going door-to-door to install the alarms in Franklin Park.
Wikileaks dump appears to show DNC favored Clinton 7/23/2016 6:05 pm UTC
A new trove of leaked emails seem to show that top officials at the Democratic National Committee openly mocked and criticized Sen. Bernie Sanders during the primary race against Hillary Clinton --
RNC Blog: Behind the Scenes from Cleveland... 7/23/2016 5:54 pm UTC
Updates from behind the scenes at the Republican National Convention:
Austin hits 100 for 5th-straight day; 14th 100-degree day of 2016 7/23/2016 5:03 pm UTC
5:30 p.m. update: Temperatures at Austin’s main weather station at Camp Mabry
Your Health: Why pasta may help those dieting 7/23/2016 2:04 pm UTC
Pet of the Weekend: Annie the Cocker Spaniel 7/23/2016 2:03 pm UTC
Here's how to keep your pets safe in... 7/23/2016 12:11 pm UTC
With temperatures soaring well into the 90s, don't forget to protect your furry friends from the heat.
Austin’s latest public art installment crosses Lake Austin Boulevard 7/23/2016 5:00 am UTC
It’s art. And it could make the street a little safer, too.Artists Mery
TOP LOCAL STORIES OF THE WEEK 7/23/2016 5:00 am UTC
MONDAYCourt puts brakes on police body camera contract: A Travis County district court has
A safe, legal way for children from Central America to get to the U.S. 7/23/2016 5:00 am UTC
On June 9, 18-year-old Kerin Otero left his small town in Honduras and landed in
Organization proposes patio smoking ban 7/23/2016 3:29 am UTC
Smoking on patios- How do you feel about it?
Lakeway lighting up blue for law enforce 7/23/2016 3:23 am UTC
A strong statement in one Central Texas community right now after the police shootings in Dallas and in Baton Rouge.
Austin fire lieutenant suspended for ‘neglect of duty,’ memo says 7/23/2016 2:53 am UTC
The city’s fire chief considered firing or demoting an Austin Fire Department lieutenant based
EMS 'Am-Bus' helps save nine prisoners 7/23/2016 2:45 am UTC
Austin-Travis County EMS saved nine prisoners on board a transport van on Thursday. The van's air conditioning broke down and several prisoners suffered heat-related illness.
Country Music legend Garth Brooks is back in Texas 7/23/2016 2:44 am UTC
Garth Brooks is back in Central Texas after nearly 20 years. He’s playing four shows, in three days.
Chief Art Acevedo discusses controversial arrest 7/23/2016 2:42 am UTC
Austin health organization wants to ban smoking.. 7/23/2016 2:28 am UTC
The Central Health Equity Policy Council is hoping to amend Austin's Smoking in Public Places Ordinance.
Daughter of murdered construction worker pleas for public’s help 7/23/2016 2:17 am UTC
The family is asking for any information that can help police catch Felix Serrano's killer.
‘Last free exit’ before MoPac toll to close this weekend 7/23/2016 2:14 am UTC
The lane and ramp closures on MoPac and the adjacent frontage road near Parmer Lane will be in place to allow for installation of drainage s…
BC high school bans cell phones in class 7/23/2016 2:06 am UTC
The new policy states that students may not be in possession of or use cell phones or cell phone-sized electronic devices, including MP3 players, during class or in hallways during classes.
Tim Kaine: Hillary Clinton's VP pick 7/23/2016 1:17 am UTC
Virginia Senator Tim Kaine is in. For residents of the Commonwealth, he needs no introduction, but many Americans are about to meet Hillary Clinton’s running mate for the first time.
Austin firefighter suspended for his conduct with ATCEMS 7/23/2016 12:13 am UTC
On multiple occasions, Lt. James Crowther deliberately placed his fire engine out of service when it was not appropriate to do so.
Officer who restrained school teacher had mixed record 7/23/2016 12:10 am UTC
APD Officer Bryan Richter has been in the spotlight since video of him restraining Breaion King during a traffic stop became public July 21.
Former teacher arrested for having improper... 7/22/2016 11:53 pm UTC
A former Leander ISD teacher is in jail charged and with having an improper relationship with one of his students.
"I Was Afraid To Go Out": Says Woman in Violent.. 7/22/2016 11:51 pm UTC
"It was an out of body experience. All I could say was Oh My God, that's all I could think of God save me," That's how Breaion King, 26, describes the moment a traffic stop in June 2015 turned vio
Austin black community responds to King arrest 7/22/2016 11:50 pm UTC
Following this controversial arrest many people, including Austin's black community are calling for better "police-citizen" relations.
Man ejected, seriously injured after car goes off North Austin bridge 7/22/2016 11:43 pm UTC
Austin-Travis County EMS say the man has potentially life-threatening injuries after the incident in the 12100 block of Metric Boulevard at …
Police brutality protesters march on Pflugerville City Hall 7/22/2016 11:27 pm UTC
Seventeen-year-old Pflugerville High School Senior D’Avion Griffin watched what happened to Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge and wanted to do s…
EMS: Man injured after car falls off bridge in North Austin 7/22/2016 11:25 pm UTC
A car rolled off a bridge after being involved in a two-vehicle crash in North
City officials react to violent arrest of Breaion King caught on video 7/22/2016 11:25 pm UTC
Calling the incident troubling, several city of Austin council members spoke out Friday about videos
Violent arrest video thrusts Breaion King into national spotlight 7/22/2016 11:11 pm UTC
Breaion King, a 26-year-old Austin teacher who overnight became the newest face in the nation
Massive Southwest glitch makes traveling a nightmare for Austin family 7/22/2016 10:54 pm UTC
Because the Cohens had the bad luck of having a flight on Southwest Airlines the
MoPac closures this weekend affect last free exit at Scofield Ridge 7/22/2016 10:52 pm UTC
MoPac drivers will face more overnight lane and ramp closures this weekend, including the temporary
Travis County officials knew about Breaion King video months ago 7/22/2016 10:48 pm UTC
For months, Travis County officials have known about a racially charged comment directed at King following her violent arrest during a traff…
Breaion King says she feared for her life after arrest 7/22/2016 10:02 pm UTC
King says she remembers the tense moments on June, 15 2015. She says she was confused when Officer Bryan Richter stopped her.
Aquarena Springs Drive bridge closed due to water main break 7/22/2016 9:56 pm UTC
A main water break closed the Aquarena Springs Drive bridge over the San Marcos River
Crash causing delays on southbound I-35 by Airport Blvd., police say 7/22/2016 9:33 pm UTC
Southbound Interstate 35 by Airport Boulevard is down to two lanes after a multi-vehicle crash
Report shows race data of drivers stopped by Pflugerville police 7/22/2016 9:26 pm UTC
Leading up to a protest against police violence this afternoon, KXAN obtained a copy of report created by Pflugerville police that details t…
First ‘creative crosswalk’ debuts on Lake Austin Blvd. 7/22/2016 9:20 pm UTC
The crosswalk, just south of Enfield Road, was installed Thursday by the Austin Transportation Department.
Austin job creation jumps in June 7/22/2016 9:16 pm UTC
In June, Austin’s labor market produced another month of strong job creation, which in
Texas charter schools see obstacle to growth 7/22/2016 8:44 pm UTC
Tucked away in a bustling Southeast Austin shopping center, the Wayside REAL Learning Academy charter
Austin Police Monitor raises concerns after controversial arrest video surfaces 7/22/2016 8:42 pm UTC
"If I had reviewed that video, I would have said there needs to be a full investigation," Frasier said in an interview Friday.
Health officials: Beware of swimming at Bull Creek after 3 fall ill 7/22/2016 7:57 pm UTC
Central Texas health officials are asking people not to swim at Bull Creek District Park
Crews contain six acre brush fire at McKinney Falls 7/22/2016 7:18 pm UTC
They are expected to remain on scene to watch for flare-ups.
Aquarena Springs Bridge reopens after water line break 7/22/2016 4:48 pm UTC
Officials estimate 150,000 gallons of water have been released from the break.
Vista Ridge teacher accused of improper student relationship 7/22/2016 2:02 pm UTC
The district was notified of the relationship by his wife this past June.
Swimmers told to avoid Bull Creek after 3 shigella cases 7/22/2016 1:58 pm UTC
So far, there have been three reports of shigellosis from people who swam in the creek, according to the Austin/Travis County Health and Hum…
Driver dies in San Marcos I-35 crash 7/22/2016 11:15 am UTC
There were two crashes along I-35 in San Marcos causing major traffic delays Friday morning.
Police search for masked suspects in Marble Falls shooting 7/22/2016 10:43 am UTC
The suspects ran to the bedroom and shot a 27-year-old man in his upper body twice.
The Newsroom: What you need to know today 7/22/2016 10:35 am UTC
Two armed masked suspects on the run after a shooting in Marble Falls overnight. The community and Police Chief are reacting to newly releas…
Caldwell Co. inmates suffer illness after bus breaks down 7/22/2016 10:19 am UTC
Several prisoners were treated for heat-related illness after a transportation bus broke down Thursday night.
Donald Trump promises safety while accepting GOP nomination 7/22/2016 4:54 am UTC
Donald Trump ended his bumpy, controversial, and unlikely journey to the GOP nomination.