Austin Local News

One man was killed and another seriously injured in a fight outside 'Club El Dorado' over the weekend. Police took two men into custody after that fight for questioning and have now filed murder charges against 23-year-old Pedro Fernandez Ramirez Segoviano and 62-year-old Pedro...
Interstate 20 Erath County - from Eastland County to Palo Pinto County reduced to one lane in each direction for approximately 6 miles. Palo Pinto County - from Erath County to SH 193 reduced to one lane in each direction for approximately 3 miles. Santo (Palo Pinto County) -...
Some Austin police officers go undercover in hopes of cleaning up a north Austin neighborhood. The Rundberg and I-35 intersection is notorious for drug peddlers and hookers so the APD decided to do something about it. At least four officers went undercover trying to sell crack...
Austin-based NCsoft Corp. makes the on-line video-game Lineage II, but federal officials say another company got their code and began offering illegal, un-licensed copies of the game. Attorney Matthew Esper with NCSoft Corp says people who bought those bogus versions from...
Texas Department of Public Safety is reminding Thanksgiving holiday travelers to buckle their seat belts -- and don't drink and drive. D-P-S is again taking part in the national holiday safety program called Operation CARE -- for Combined Accident Reduction Effort. The goal is...
One State Senator is looking to really stiffen the penalties against sex offenders who target children. Bob Deuell is not only a Texas Senator, but he also works as a doctor and says he is sick of what he sees at his job when it comes to young children who are constantly being...
Border sheriffs reportedly are using federal dollars meant to fight drug trafficking and violent crime to enforce federal immigration laws. Those are the findings of an analysis of state documents relating to Operation Linebacker, a program one state security official calls the...
Just in time for Thanksgiving, a pie drive-through on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, November 20-22, at Meals on Wheels and More (3227 East 5th Street), from 10am to 6pm, kicks-off the creation of the Royers Round Top Cafe Austin Pie Empowerment Project. A unique partnership...
If you’re heading to Austin-Bergstrom today in hopes of beating the Thanksgiving crowd, you better think again. That’s according to Jim Halbrook, with ABIA, who says today is the heaviest day of the week for airport travel with over 10 thousand people expected to fly in and out...