Austin Local News

Darren Brost has been subpoenaed to appear before the House Energy and Commerce Committee. Hearings begin today on reports H-P used investigators and false information to smoke out information leaks on the company's board of directors. Board Chair Patricia Dunn resigned last...
Austin Police Department Central West Area Command detectives are seeking information about a burglary of a business that occurred at 6725 Shirley Avenue on Monday, September 4th. At 12:57 a.m. Central West Area Command patrol officers responded to a burglary of a non-residence...
A man's frustration about having his house broken in to boils over into a threatening sign on his front porch. The man is moving from I-35 and Rundberg into a small house on North Loop Boulevard. "I was burglarized in the process of moving," Steve Montesa says Montesa says he...
The Texas Health and Human Services Commission announced today it's launching a 475-thousand dollar outreach effort. It will enlist food bank volunteers to help needy residents apply for state services. The commission has been criticized over enrollment declines in the state's...
Dallas police have classified Terrell Owens' case as an ``accidental overdose,'' not an attempted suicide. And the department today is closing their investigation of the Cowboys receiver's hospitalization. Dallas police chief David Kunkle said he has -- quote -- ``great...
Water Main Break Forces Austin High School to Cancel Classes for Today September 28, 2006 - All classes are cancelled today at Austin High School, located at 1715 West Cesar Chavez, because of a Water Main Break that City Officials say cannot be completed before school was...
Two children were reportedly trying to cross IH-35 just south of Rundberg this morning on their way to school when one of the boys was hit by a truck. A young man is in the back of a patrol car right now, no word if he is the other child who was trying to cross, but we are told...
Cops say they’ve nabbed four graffi taggers responsible for more than $75,000 worth of damage to over 200 buildings in southwest Austin. Chaz Armijo, 17, Sean Yates, 17, Ian Graham, 19, and a 16-year-old juvenile were arrested after cops matched graffiti tags in southwest Austin...
From 8:30 to 11:30 tetanus vaccines will be given from the St. John Community Center. There are only 100 shots available so it is based on a first come, first serve basis. These vaccines are only available to the uninsured and under-insured residents of Travis county. The under-...