Austin Local News

Struggling computer maker Dell says it'll report preliminary third-quarter results after the bell today. That's six days later than expected. The delayed report comes amid a formal investigation of the Round Rock-based company by the Securities and Exchange Commission. Last...
Southwest Airlines sees U-S Airways' eight-billion dollar hostile merger bid for Delta Air Lines as an opportunity for the Dallas-based airline to make inroads on the East Coast. Spokeswoman Edna Ruano says Southwest founder and board chairman Herb Kelleher has called the C.E.O...
The 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...
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...
City Councilman Matt Powell says given Cedar Park's high commuter rate it makes sense to have a rail stop there. Cedar Park opted out of the metro system and Powell wants to know what it would cost to get back in. Powell says it's now up to the whole council to take his...
A Pflugerville-area woman condemned over the 1994 slaying of a boy she was babysitting faces execution April 18th. A judge in Austin today set the execution date for 49-year-old Cathy Lynn Henderson. The body of three-month-old Brandon Baugh (baw) was found in a wine cooler...
Starting possibly as soon as next fall longhorn emergency medical services could become another arm of travis county's emergency responders. Sophomore and nursing student Brandon Glenn says the student government has already given the idea a thumbs up. Now, the university must...
The Longhorn football team gets some good news this week. Head Coach Mack Brown says Colt McCoy has been cleared to play and will return to the starting lineup Friday when Texas hosts Texas A&M. McCoy was knocked out of the Kansas State game when he suffered neck and...
The Texas State Board of Regents is expected to make an announcement today whether the tuition will increase for the fall of 2007. Texas State Provost, Perry Moore says it's always a complex issue when raising the tuition for students but that it's necessary to stay competitive...