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(Credit: Travis County Commissioners Court) Travis County Judge Sarah Eckhardt has responded to a lawsuit filed recently by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton against Austin and Travis County. Paxton says the impetus behind the lawsuit is to prevent numerous other legal...
(Photo credit: Austin Community College) The Austin Community College District (ACC) will celebrate its spring graduates during commencement 6 p.m. Thursday, May 11, at the Frank Erwin Center (1701 Red River St.). More than 1,850 students are invited to participate in...
(Photo credit: Safe Kids Austin) On Wednesday, May 10, the City of Austin Safe Routes to School Program will join schools from around the country to celebrate National Bike to School Day. In partnership with Safe Kids Austin, the Safe Routes to School team will host a...
(Photo Shutterstock/Andrey Popov) Austin and Travis County leaders intend to make their voices heard in opposition to SB-2 the property tax revenue caps bill which comes up tomorrow at The Capitol. Travis County Intergovernmental Relations Director Deece Eckstein spells out...
(Credit: Austin Police Department) The Austin Police Department has suspended one of its officers indefinitely over violations of department policy, including leaking details about a sexual assault. According to APD Chief Brian Manley, Officer Carlos Mayfield is accused of...
The Austin Police Department continues to investigate the Officer Involved Shooting that occurred on Sunday, May 7, 2017. The deceased has been identified as Landon Nobles, Black Male (D.O.B. 2/19/93). The Officers involved in this shooting are Sergeant Richard Egal and Corporal...
(Credit: Uber) The U.S. Department of Justice has begun a criminal investigation into Uber Technologies Inc's use of a software tool that helped its drivers evade local transportation regulators, two sources familiar with the situation said. And now that probe has extended to...
(Credit: Associated Press) The City of Austin has made it clear that it will not accept the new state law that bans sanctuary cities. It takes effect on September 1, but according to statements released by some members of the Austin City Council, a huge battle is brewing...
Photo: APD UPDATE: On Friday, May 5, APD Homicide detectives obtained a 1st degree felony murder warrant for Charles Edward Reedy, 63, for the murder of Glen Burford. Charles Reedy, was located and arrested by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force and his bond was set at $100,000...