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Austin police say they knew Cody Wilson had fled to Taiwan after he got word that a 16-year-old girl he'd allegedly met for sex told her story to authorities. Now, Wilson has been arrested in Taipei, and according to reports from Taiwanese state media, police were tipped off by...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Over the past few weeks there have been several attacks against specific members of our community. August 29, 2018 at approximately 9:43 p.m.: A person of interest is seen on video at the mosque located at 11900 N. Lamar Blvd., but no criminal mischief...
Manor Police are investigating a woman's claim that a person dressed as a police officer punched her in the face over the weekend. The victim, Sheila Mason, told MPD she was driving west on 290 near the George Bush intersection when she was pulled over by a black and white car...
Attorneys for Meechiael Criner have agreed to waive allegations of jury tampering, but are still moving forward with a motion for a retrial. Criner is currently serving a life sentence for killing Haruka Weiser on the UT campus. Attorney Ariel Payan said there's new evidence...
As coastal residents in Virginia, Maryland and the Carolinas start heading away from the approaching Hurricane, a handful of Austin Energy line crews are going the other way. The Utilities Jennifer Herber said they will be there to help during the recovery effort. Herber said...
(Credit: Austin Community College) The Austin Community College District (ACC) is preparing its campuses in the event of an emergency with a series of drills this weekd, running through Sunday, September 16. The college designates the third week of each semester as Emergency...
Meechaiel Criner was given an automatic life sentence for the 2016 murder of Haruka Weiser on the UT campus. But his attorneys are calling the guilty verdict into question, citing a reported admission of a member of the jury who says he looked up the case on the Internet and...
The researchers produced an enzyme doesn't kill cancer cells but empowers the immune system to eradicate unwanted cells on its own. UT Professor Everett Stone said cancer cells produce a metabolite called Kynurenine which suppreses the immune system and lets cancers spread...
That means you can only water once or twice a week depending on your method. Austin Water Utility's Daryl Slusher said things like restaurants not serving you water unless you ask for it are just efforts to conserve water however possible. Last year we saw the 8th lowest inflows...