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Even with seats yet to be installed and construction dust swirling about, the Austin school district’s performing arts center is already booked until the middle of 2015. The 1,200-seat auditorium at the corner of Barbara Jordan and Mueller boulevards in East Austin will open in...
After a briefing on the newest bus and rail services being planned by Capitol Metro, officials get a tongue lashing from several Travis County Commissioners about what was not on their plan. Commissioner Ron Davis says residents living in his precinct still have few bus route...
Austin Police are investigating after a woman's body is found in Lady Bird Lake. The Hike-and-Bike trail at South Congress and Barton Springs Road is currently closed. No further information is available at this time.
An Austin Resource Recovery employee is dead, following a head-on collision in Southeast Austin. Senior Austin Police Officer Veneza Bremner said the crash between a city-owned pickup truck and a dump truck occurred just before 2pm. "It appears the Ford F150 was traveling...
Two men have been sentenced forattempting to bribe a federal judge in the Los Zetas money laundering trial. According to the Department of Justice: In Austin, 26–year-old Francisco Agustin Colorado Cebado (aka “Panchito”) and 52–year-old Ramon Segura Flores were each sentenced...
UTPD was notified of an assault on the Guadalupe Street sidewalk immediately west of campus around noon on July 17. A UT Austin student reported a white male dressed in red pointed a knife at her while screaming in a threatening manner. Officers searching the area stopped and...
Burglars call cops on homeowner after breaking in when he pulls his gun on them and fires two warning shots in the air Two transients who broke into a man’s home in Oregon and started attacking him with a baseball bat got more than they bargained for when he pulled a gun on them...
BASTROP, Texas -- Newly obtained video reveals, for the first time in his own words, why a sheriff's deputy said he used his Taser on a 17-year-old high school student last year, leaving him with brain damage. Deputy Randy McMillan told investigators Noe Nino De Rivera, a...
A security guard is arrested for shooting and killing a man at a North Austin hotel on Friday. Robert Earl Goines the second was behind bars for the murder of Jonathan C. Cook. Police responded to shots fired at the Budget Lodge off I-35 near Highway 183. Goines, a security...