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The Austin Police Department wants New Years Celebrants to make sure they have a safe way home when you are done celebrating the New Year. APD's Lt Chris Gwaldo says that could be a sober designated driver, a cab, the bus or rideshare. He also asks pedestrians and drivers alike...
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Autopsy results confirmed the death of a pregnant Pflugerville woman was caused due to being stabbed. 32-year-old Jennifer Chioma Ebichi was in her first trimester when she was stabbed at a home in the 1600 block of Vescovo (VES-CO VO) Lane on December 27th. When Austin Travis...
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A Williamson County Sheriff's Deputy used some rodeo skills to capture a feral hog found running loose in a Central Texas apartment complex. Sheriff Robert Chody shared a video on sunday after the deputy lassoed the hog which was found running freely in the highly populated area...
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A man is dead and two people are detained after a shooting Sunday night according to Round Rock Police. There were Reports of gunshots Sunday night at 10 p.m. on Louis Henna Boulevard near Greenlawn Boulevard, just east of 45 and I-35. Officers found a man with gunshot wounds...
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WHITE SETTLEMENT, Texas (AP) - Congregants shot and killed a man who opened fire in a church near Fort Worth, Texas, on Sunday, killing the attacker, police said. A person shot by the suspect also died and a second parishioner has life-threatening injuries following the attack...
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Austin police are asking for help finding a missing 17-year-old. Cayden Bell was last seen yesterday afternoon outside Dell Children's Medical Center. He was wearing a gray hoodie with the word "Blind" on the front and blue pajama bottoms and no shoes. Police are concerned for...
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Property tax bills are arriving, and this is the first year you will see a difference because of Senate Bill Two. Senate Property Tax Committee Chairman, Senator Paul Betencourt says school taxes should drop this year and he says things should get even better next year when caps...
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If you are looking for a ride to and from a New Year's Eve gathering, Capitol Metro may be the answer. Cap Metro is offering free rides after 5 p.m. on all of its services on December 31st. That includes late-night service on MetroRail, MetroRapid, and MetroExpress routes 980...
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Some expect to see more toxic algae blooms in Austin annually. Environment Texas’ Anna Ferral-Sherman says on average cities deal with a week’s worth of blooms and that is predicted to build to a month’s worth by 2090. So she is advocating the use of nature-based infrastructure...