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53-year-old Joseph Frederick Karr is in custody and charged with murder in the first degree. Austin Police responded Saturday morning to McCarty Lane near William Cannon in southwest Austin. APD has identified the woman killed as 43-year-old Kelly Turner. They say Joseph Karr...
Residents of southwest Austin got to have their say last night on the proposed State Highway 45 Southwest. The proposed tollway would run from FM 1626 in Hays County to the end if southern end of Mopac over some of the most environmentally sensitive land in the area. The Texas...
Disabled Austinites are taking some companies to court because they say they're not handicap accessible. Several Austin businesses are still not complying with the Americans with Disabilities Act according to attorneys with the Texas Civil Rights Project. They have filed 10...
Most Austin Energy customers survived the storms overnight with their power in tact, but for thousands in Central Austin, it was a different story. Austin Energy has been working to get as many customers as possible back online. The power outages are now limited to 400 customers...
Austin is the second-most expensive city in the state to do business, according to a study by IHS Global Insight. However, business costs are less than almost half of the big cities in the U.S. The study ranked Austin 51st of 116 U.S. metro areas in a measure of wages, energy...
Tonight you'll have an opportunity to have your voice heard on more toll roads in the area. The Texas Department of Transportation is holding a public hearing to receive input on planned toll lanes by the airport. The new tollway is planned for a three-point-nine mile stretch of...
Austin police say a 41-year-old man broke into a woman’s apartment and shot her several times before turning the gun on himself. Sergeant Brian Miller said cops were called to 29-year-old Meaghan Bernier's apartment at 6500 Champion Grandview Way #2006 in West Austin just after...
The city manager of Round Rock is resigning. Steve Norwood will stay on through the end of the fiscal year. He has been on the job since early 2011. Norwood cites personal reasons for the decision. Mayor Alan McGraw said he'll be missed, "He's done an excellent during his time...
A man is dead following a shooting outside a gun show. It happened in the Cedar Park Center parking lot last night. Cedar Park police say the male passenger in a vehicle outside of the Austin Gun Show loaded a handgun and the weapon went off, striking the driver, who was also a...