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There are really two parallel investigations going on surrounding the fire that gutted a big part of the Governor’s Mansion Sunday morning. The first of course is the one to find who may have set the fire. The second is to figure out how someone got around security to do that...
Every member of Austin's Board of Education has agreed to send a resolution to the Texas Education Agency, calling for a repurposing of Johnston High School, near Ed Bluestein Boulevard and Bolm Road, on the city's east side. CLICK TO HEAR KLBJ'S JARROD ALLEN'S EXTENDED REPORT "...
Austin police hope someone will recognize the person in this sketch and contact investigators. They're trying to determine the identity of a body found in a field in north Austin and say this drawing is how the man may have looked when he was alive. Investigators say that...
The Chicago Bears say the team has released running back Cedric Benson following his second alcohol-related arrest in a month. General Manager Jerry Angelo said Monday in a release that Benson ``displayed a pattern of behavior we will not tolerate.'' Three ineffective, injury-...
The parents of a 21-month-old who died from head injuries have been arrested by Georgetown Police. Christopher Barcenas died May 30th after he suffered a fractured skull at Dell Children's Hospital. At the time, investigators say doctors also reported the little boy shoed signs...
Austin Police have a preplexing mystery to solve from a man's remains found last October. Police say the bones and skull were found in and around a dry retention pond in north Austin, near Parmer Lane and I-35. CLICK TO SEE SKETCHES (PDF file: you need Acrobat Reader; about 1MB...
Rose Rougeau with Triple A Texas says a gallon of regular unleaded in Texas hit $3.90 today, a new record high. She says "In the Austin-San Marcos area, the average, also a new high, $3.89 a gallon for regular; mid-grade is about $4.12 and premium is about $4.26 a gallon."...
Officials with the agency that oversees the foster care system in the state say absorbing the children removed from the West Texas religious sect did not seriously affect the agency's operations. More than 400 children from the F-L-D-S Ranch were targeted for foster care. But...
(Staff and Wire Reports) President Bush has signed an executive order requiring contractors and others who do business with the federal government to make sure their employees are working in the country legally. The order says federal departments and agencies must require...