Crews break ground on Fort Hood memorial 7/23/2014 6:21 pm UTC
A pavilion and bronze sculptures will be erected in honor of the 13-people who were killed. The 32 people who were injured will also be honored in the memorial.
Serious crash in southeastern Travis County 7/23/2014 5:47 pm UTC
For the second time in less than 24 hours FM 973 in southeastern Travis County is the scene of a serious crash.
Officials need help locating man possibly exposed to rabies 7/23/2014 5:31 pm UTC
The Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Department is asking the public’s help to locate a man who may have been exposed to rabies.
Officials seek man who may have been exposed to rabid bat 7/23/2014 4:40 pm UTC
Health authorities in Austin are seeking a man who might have been exposed to rabies
Motorcyclist killed in crash near Lakeway identified 7/23/2014 4:36 pm UTC
A man killed in a motorcycle crash near Lakeway on Monday night has been identified
Woman Cited After Stopping To Help Ducklings 7/23/2014 3:28 pm UTC
(WGME)--A New Hampshire woman rescues ducklings from a busy highway, only to be fined by State Police.Hallie Bibeau was driving on Route 101 on Friday, when a car ahead of her swerved and she slamm
Man Asked To Leave Southwest Flight Over Tweet 7/23/2014 3:06 pm UTC
A Minneapolis man and his two children were asked to leave a Southwest Airlines flight in Denver after he tweeted about a boarding disagreement.Duff Watson says he has priority boarding because of
Texan Gets Measles After Softball Event In Kansas 7/23/2014 2:41 pm UTC
A Texan has been diagnosed with measles after attending a softball tournament in Kansas where health officials later warned of possible exposure to the virus.Tarrant County Public Health officials
Gunman Who Wounded 2 Texas Officers Found Dead 7/23/2014 2:41 pm UTC
South Texas authorities say a man suspected of shooting two police officers was found dead outside a home following an exchange of gunfire.Hidalgo County sheriff's Commander Joel Rivera said Wednes
Video Of Grooving Grandpa Goes Viral 7/23/2014 1:10 pm UTC
(CNN)-- Video of a groovin' grandpa is going viral and he's dancing his way into the hearts of thousands. He may need two canes to get around, but he doesn't need them to get down. He dances to a m
FAA continues ban on US flights to Tel Aviv 7/23/2014 1:04 pm UTC
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Federal Aviation Administration says it will continue its ban on U.S. airline flights to Tel Aviv while assessing the danger of rocket attacks. The agency said Wednesday it i
Car heat dangers 7/23/2014 12:58 pm UTC
Now that temperatures are hitting triple digits, it’s a good time to think about the safety of your loved ones.
Texas Family Dog Found in Washington, Returned 7/23/2014 12:40 pm UTC
TYLER, Texas (AP) -- An East Texas family's dog that ran away seven years ago has been found in Tacoma, Washington, and returned thanks to a microchip implanted in the pooch. Dinah Miller of Tyler
Dozens Feared Dead After Plane Crash In Taiwan 7/23/2014 12:32 pm UTC
(CBS)--A plane landing in stormy weather crashed outside an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, and the transport minister said 47 people were trapped and feared dead. Taiwan's Tran
Veteran's Flag Found 26 Years Later 7/23/2014 12:17 pm UTC
A Texas veteran's flag that was supposed to be used as a funeral drape in 1988 never made it. But, it was found recently, in West Texas.Paula Roberts was shopping at the Goodwill in Odessa with her
Possible Human Exposure To Rabies in Austin/Travis County 7/23/2014 12:05 pm UTC
The Austin/ Travis County Health and Human Services Department is asking the public's help to locate a man who may have been exposed to rabies. According to a press release, on Saturday July, 19th,
Dog Vigil Goes Viral 7/23/2014 11:25 am UTC
(PHOTO COURTESY: Facebook)ATLANTA, Ga.--A picture of a pit bull standing guard over his female companion has gone viral. Earlier this week, a man was driving by and saw the injured pit bull. He sna
Ivy Taylor becomes Mayor of San Antonio 7/23/2014 11:06 am UTC
Ivy Taylor is taking over as Mayor of San Antonio. She's the first African-American woman to lead the city.
Summer a Bummer in Texas Heat? Keep Cool at Chaparral Ice 7/23/2014 8:54 am UTC
Fun, inexpensive ways to beat the heat during the hot, Texas summer months KEYE TV meteorologist Allison Miller says this week is going to be a scorcher. Today alone will feel like 104 degrees. But
New Report: Roads Cost Austin Drivers Nearly $2,000 Per Year 7/23/2014 7:47 am UTC
Congested, deteriorating roads are costing Austin drivers around $1,700 each year: that's one of the findings from a new report on Austin road and bridge conditions, congestion, traffic safety, and
Bodies Of 1st Crash Victims Leave Ukraine 7/23/2014 7:46 am UTC
KHARKIV, Ukraine (AP) -- Two military aircraft carrying the first bodies of victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash have left the embattled eastern Ukraine today. They're headed for the Netherlands
Smokey Mo's Breakfast Giveaway Winner 7/23/2014 5:21 am UTC
Members of the KEYE TV Morning News team delivered tacos to the latest winner of our Smokey Mo's Breakfast Giveaway on Friday.Congrats to Kristy Reyna!
Pflugerville eyes potential bond package for November 7/23/2014 3:25 am UTC
The Pflugerville City Council is one step closer to putting millions in bonds on the
Do you spank your child? 7/23/2014 3:16 am UTC
When it comes to disciplining your children, do you spank them? A New York father was facing charges for spanking his 8-year-old son.
Austin man arrested for arson 7/23/2014 3:06 am UTC
An Austin man has been arrested for arson for a crime that happened back in March.
City employee killed in Southeast Austin crash 7/23/2014 2:15 am UTC
One man is dead, another injured after a two-vehicle crash in Southeast Austin.
Blotter: Armed robbery reported near UT campus 7/23/2014 2:12 am UTC
UNIVERSITY OF TEXASArmed robbery reported near 26th, GuadalupeUniversity of Texas police are warning
Human smuggling costly to Fayette County 7/23/2014 2:06 am UTC
Human smuggling is an issue all across the state, but it's especially taxing on smaller agencies.
Travis appraisal district requests $2.9 million budget increase 7/23/2014 1:37 am UTC
The Travis Central Appraisal District has requested an unprecedented boost of $2.9 million in
APD seeks suspects in robbery on UT drag 7/23/2014 1:36 am UTC
Austin police are looking for two men, who they say robbed a man on the drag near the UT campus.
Austin man sues city, police officer; excessive force claimed 7/23/2014 1:02 am UTC
An Austin man is suing the city and an Austin police officer he claims wrongly
UT students warned after armed robbery near campus 7/23/2014 12:42 am UTC
University of Texas police are warning students to be aware of their surroundings and to
How Texans could be affected by health care court rulings 7/23/2014 12:37 am UTC
Health insurance premiums could become prohibitively expensive for Texans who bought plans on the federal
Police release new details about North Austin murder 7/23/2014 12:32 am UTC
Austin police have released more details about a deadly shooting involving a security guard last week.
Fine arts get boost in Austin schools with $40 million center 7/23/2014 12:26 am UTC
Even with seats yet to be installed and construction dust swirling about, the Austin school
‘American Crime’ TV drama to be filmed in Williamson County lockup 7/23/2014 12:03 am UTC
Parts of Williamson County will soon be transformed into Modesto, California.A film crew shooting
Police: Guard shot man when his car was damaged 7/23/2014 12:03 am UTC
A security guard said he shot a man at a North Austin motel Friday night
Community News: Cunningham Elementary teacher going to New Zealand 7/22/2014 11:28 pm UTC
TRAVIS COUNTYAUSTIN SCHOOLSFulbright winner going to New ZealandCunningham Elementary School second grade
FAA orders American air carriers to halt Israel flights 7/22/2014 11:12 pm UTC
The FAA issued a no-fly order to Israel for all American air carriers.
Austin Salvation Army volunteers back from working on the border 7/22/2014 11:02 pm UTC
Another area group helping with the humanitarian crisis on the border is the Salvation Army.
Body found in Lady Bird Lake 7/22/2014 11:00 pm UTC
Austin Police closed a stretch of the trail near Lady Bird Lake and Congress Tuesday afternoon for an investigation.
National Manhunt Heating Up In Central Texas 7/22/2014 10:47 pm UTC
Kevin Patrick Stoeser is a Fort Hood soldier turned convicted child predator -- and he's part of the U.S. Marshals Service top 15 most wanted. He's on the run, but in the last few days he's been s
Religious leaders push for relief center for undocumented children 7/22/2014 10:37 pm UTC
While immigrant children from Central America continue to cross the border, some religious leaders want Travis County to set up a relief center for them.
Two men sentenced in attempt to bribe Austin judge in Los Zetas case 7/22/2014 10:21 pm UTC
Two Mexican men stood in a federal court in Austin on Tuesday and said they
2 South Texas Police Officers Shot Serving Warrant 7/22/2014 10:03 pm UTC
Authorities say two police officers in South Texas have been shot and the suspected shooter has barricaded himself inside a house.Hidalgo County Sheriff Eddie Guerra
Big issues loom for Congress as Aug. recess nears 7/22/2014 10:02 pm UTC
Pass a bill or don't come back from recess! William A. Thien, the nat’l commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, warned lawmakers.
UT Issues Warning After Armed Robbery Near Campus 7/22/2014 8:56 pm UTC
University of Texas police issued a warning to students Tuesday evening after a reported armed robbery near campus.Police say at around 5:20 p.m. near the intersection of 26th and Guadalupe streets
Missing teen found safe 7/22/2014 8:51 pm UTC
San Marcos police say a 15-year-old girl, who went missing early Monday morning, has been found safe..
Police investigating body found in Lady Bird Lake 7/22/2014 8:31 pm UTC
Austin police are investigating a woman’s body that was found in Lady Bird Lake
Conflicting court rulings could affect Texans’ ACA policies 7/22/2014 7:49 pm UTC
Health insurance premiums could become prohibitively expensive for Texans who bought plans on the marketplace
City of Austin employee killed in wreck near Del Valle 7/22/2014 7:18 pm UTC
5:30 p.m. update: In a statement, Austin City Manager Marc Ott identified the
Police: Guard shot man when his car was damaged 7/22/2014 7:14 pm UTC
A security guard said he shot a man at a North Austin motel Friday night
Two men sentenced for trying to bribe Austin judge in Los Zetas case 7/22/2014 3:41 pm UTC
Two men have been sentenced to one year and a day in prison for attempting
San Marcos police asking for help in locating missing teen 7/22/2014 3:20 pm UTC
San Marcos police are asking for the public’s help in locating 15-year-old Cassidy Castro was last seen in the 100 block of Autumn Cove in San Marcos about 3:45 a.m. Monday. Police say they are con
House explodes near Willis 7/22/2014 1:13 pm UTC
Three people are hurt in a house explosion near Willis.
Friends and family gather to support Greg Kelley 7/22/2014 11:45 am UTC
Friends and family of convicted sex offender Greg Kelley gathered to show their support at a rally Monday night at the Williamson County Jail.
Texas students home safe after Israel visit 7/22/2014 11:45 am UTC
43 Texas students are home safe after visiting Israel when the fighting began.
Combating Hearing Loss With Suppressors 7/22/2014 11:40 am UTC
According to research funded by the Department of Defense, disability payments for those who suffer hearing damage total over $1 billion annually. Repeated exposure to gunfire can lead to tinnitus
Lots of sun, high of 97 on Tuesday for Central Texas 7/22/2014 11:09 am UTC
Seasonal conditions with highs in the upper 90s should continue Tuesday in Central Texas, the
Perry sending National Guard to Texas border 7/22/2014 2:52 am UTC
The Texas National Guard is being deployed to the border.
Motorcycle hits tree in West Travis Co. 7/22/2014 2:06 am UTC
Travis County Deputies and DPS are investigating a motorcycle crash in West Travis County.
Special needs child gets new tricycle 7/21/2014 11:01 pm UTC
Last week we told you about a special needs boy whose tricycle was stolen.
Wastewater pipe replacement causes traffic issues in downtown area 7/21/2014 10:30 pm UTC
Getting around downtown just got a little harder, as Austin Water Utility begins to replace aging sections of wastewater pipes in the area.
Firefighter indefinitely suspended after DWI arrest 7/21/2014 10:04 pm UTC
An Austin Fire Department firefighter has been suspended indefinitely from duty after his May arrest on suspicion of driving while intoxicated.
Shooting linked to car crash ruled a homicide 7/21/2014 9:50 pm UTC
Austin police have ruled a bizarre shooting and car crash as the city's 12th homicide.
Candidates start to file for Austin Mayor, districts 7/21/2014 9:05 pm UTC
Candidates can officially file for mayor or one of Austin's ten new geographical districts.
Texas Civil Rights Project condemns Governor's dispatch of National Guard 7/21/2014 8:36 pm UTC
TCRP Director Jim Harrington today condemned Gov. Perry’s announcement of sending 1,000 National Guard patrol the border as “ill-conceived” and “playing political gamesmanship with a humanitarian c
Gov. Perry to make border security announcement 7/21/2014 5:24 pm UTC
Multiple reports say Governor Rick Perry is planning to send as many as 1,000 National Guard troops to secure the U.S.-Mexico border. The official announcement is expected this afternoon.
Planned Parenthood pledges $3 million Texas campaign 7/21/2014 12:36 pm UTC
A new pledge from Planned Parenthood is bound to make the Texas governor's race a little more competitive. The women's advocacy group says it plans to spend $3 million to help get more women to vot
Police investigating sexual assault report on ACC campus 7/21/2014 11:51 am UTC
Police are still investigating a report of a sexual assault on the Austin Community College Riverside campus. School officials say a woman, who's not a student, was attacked Saturday morning.
Teen drowns in Lake Georgetown 7/21/2014 11:16 am UTC
Family and friends are mourning the loss of a teenager who drowned in Lake Georgetown. The 16-year old boy's body was found early Sunday morning.
Tricycle stolen from special needs child 7/21/2014 11:06 am UTC
A special needs child who just moved to Austin is the victim of theft.
Austinites participate in nationwide rally against immigration policies 7/19/2014 2:45 am UTC
About a dozen Austinites gathered downtown Friday to protest the government's immigration policies.
Georgetown first responders call off search for missing man on lake 7/19/2014 2:20 am UTC
Georgetown Police and Fire are working a possible drowning.
APD investigates stabbing in East Austin 7/19/2014 2:15 am UTC
Police are investigating a stabbing in East Austin.
Sheriff: Second victim comes forward in sexual assault case 7/19/2014 1:20 am UTC
Hays County Deputies are investigating a second child sex assault complaint against a local man.
APD seeks help in hit-and-run case 7/19/2014 1:20 am UTC
Austin police are asking for your help to solve a hit-and-run that happened over the July 4th weekend.
80 pets rescued from Northeast Travis County 7/19/2014 1:04 am UTC
The city of Austin’s Animal Services Office rescued about 80 pets from a Northeast Travis County home last week.
Heavy rains causes flooding in parts of Austin 7/18/2014 11:15 pm UTC
The overnight downpour did a number on Austin-area roads. Several neighborhoods saw flooding in low-lying areas.
Flash floods interrupt MetroRail service 7/18/2014 8:45 pm UTC
MetroRail service between downtown and the MLK station resumed late Friday afternoon.
Campers rescued from rushing waters 7/18/2014 8:34 pm UTC
13 campers had to be rescued this morning from the rushing waters of the Colorado River.
Rally held in support of Greg Kelley 7/18/2014 7:33 pm UTC
Friends and family of convicted sex offender Greg Kelley gathered Thursday night to rally in support of the former Leander football player.
***Warning Explicit Language*** Amateur video of flooding at Easy Tiger 7/18/2014 7:07 pm UTC
The bake shop and beer garden on Sixth Street saw some flooding in front of its building.
Clean up underway after heavy rains 7/18/2014 5:54 pm UTC
Clean up from the morning flooding is underway in Austin. The central core of the city from Hyde Park to Downtown got hit hard.
LBJ School's Robert Hutchings analyzes Malaysia incident 7/18/2014 5:14 pm UTC
The Dean of the LBJ School of Public Affairs and former chairman of the U.S. National Intelligence Council in Washington says it will be days or weeks before we get all of the factsbut we may ne
Recent rains not helping drought or lakes 7/18/2014 12:35 pm UTC
The Austin area has seen a decent amount of rain recently but the Lower Colorado River Authority says that unfortunately it's not helping the drought or our lakes.
Austin singer describes terrifying carjacking encounter 7/18/2014 2:32 am UTC
An opera singer and new mother, is how Icy Simpson-Monroe identifies herself. Unfortunately, "victim" is now another way to describe her.
Official: Fewer kids detained recently at border 7/18/2014 12:58 am UTC
U.S. Border Patrol officials say a region in South Texas overwhelmed by immigrant children illegally crossing into the U.S. has detained fewer minors in the last 10 days.
Photos of man, woman killed in murder-suicide released 7/18/2014 12:44 am UTC
The Texas Department of Public Safety has released driver's license photos of the man and woman killed in a murder-suicide over the weekend.
Armstrong met cycling doping panel 7/18/2014 12:18 am UTC
An attorney for Lance Armstrong says the banned-for-life cyclist met in May with the panel investigating cycling's doping past.
Community gives proper burial to unclaimed veteran 7/17/2014 10:47 pm UTC
A Marine Corps veteran passes away without any family to claim his remains.
AISD students to graduate from anti-gang youth camp 7/17/2014 10:22 pm UTC
School may be out for the summer but that's not stopping one group of students from learning valuable lessons. AISD Police and APD are teaming up for an anti-gang youth camp to help rising fifth gr
Central Texas officers learn life-saving strategies during special training exercise 7/17/2014 9:49 pm UTC
Law enforcement officers are undergoing some special training in Lockhart.This training is offered by Hex Tactical Resources. The officers are taught to defend themselves in an ambush situation.Hex
Police ask for info about hit-and-run crashes 7/17/2014 2:13 pm UTC
Austin police are asking for your help after two hit-and-run crashes over the past week.
Debate over immigration crisis continues 7/17/2014 1:15 pm UTC
Time is running out for lawmakers on Capitol Hill to approve a multi-billion dollar bill to address the tens of thousands of unaccompanied children who have illegally crossed into the U.S. But Repu
'Tiny House Movement' taking off in Austin 7/17/2014 2:40 am UTC
A warehouse in East Austin was a packed house Wednesday night -- full of people wanting to know more about what it means to live "tiny."
Evaluating credibility of child testimony 7/17/2014 2:34 am UTC
What happened one year ago might be easy for an adult to recall, but for a four-year-old child, it's a different story.
Prevent your pet from accidentally starting a fire 7/17/2014 2:34 am UTC
Thousands of people lose their lives in home fires each year. The National Fire Protection Agency said several of those fires are started by an unlikely culprit, pets.
Kelley accepts plea deal, sentenced to 25 years 7/16/2014 11:50 pm UTC
A surprise sentencing deal closes out the child sex abuse trial of a former Leander high school football standout.
Suspect in murder-suicide identified 7/16/2014 11:29 pm UTC
Austin Police have identified the suspect in a Sunday night murder suicide.