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Crime

Bastrop Co. officials investigate murder in Cedar Creek

Bastrop Co. officials investigate murder in Cedar CreekThe Bastrop County Sheriff's Office has issued an arrest warrant for a man accused of killing another man Thursday morning in Cedar Creek.
  • Crime
  • 15 hours, 25 minutes ago
Local

Robots help firefighters in emergencies

Robots help firefighters in emergenciesThe Austin Fire Department is exploring the idea of using robots to help them save lives.
  • Local
  • 16 hours, 8 minutes ago
Hays County

Heavy rains flood San Marcos business

Heavy rains flood San Marcos businessHeavy rains flood San Marcos business
  • Hays County
  • 16 hours, 8 minutes ago
Hays County

Man killed in collision on railroad tracks in San Marcos

Man killed in collision on railroad tracks in San Marcos- A pedestrian on the railroad tracks near Wonder World Drive in San Marcos was killed after being hit by a train around 3:30 p.m. Friday, according to the City of San Marcos.
  • Hays County
  • 16 hours, 47 minutes ago
Williamson County

Officials: Hutto student tried to steal medicine from nurse at gunpoint

Officials: Hutto student tried to steal medicine from nurse at gunpointA Hutto High School student is in custody after attempting to steal medicine from the nurse's office at gunpoint, according to a school district spokesperson.
  • Williamson County
  • 16 hours, 51 minutes ago
Local

Man exposed to 'caustic substance' on UT campus

Man exposed to 'caustic substance' on UT campusA person on the University of Texas campus is being decontaminated after being exposed to a "caustic" substance in the chemical and petroleum engineering building, according to UT police.
  • Local
  • 17 hours, 1 minute ago
Local

Happy National Bat Appreciation Day, bat city!

Happy National Bat Appreciation Day, bat city!Austin is home to the largest urban colony of bats in the world, living under the Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge over Lady Bird Lake.
  • Local
  • 18 hours, 56 minutes ago
Local

Gas line break closes parts of South Congress

Gas line break closes parts of South CongressA gas line break in South Austin shut down both lanes of South Congress near Wasson Street on Friday.
  • Local
  • 19 hours, 55 minutes ago
Local

Police arrest man for armed robbery of pizza delivery driver

Police arrest man for armed robbery of pizza delivery driverThe U.S. Marshals Lone Star Fugitive Task Force, in cooperation with College Station Police, have arrested the suspect wanted for the armed robbery of a New Braunfels pizza delivery driver.
  • Local
  • 20 hours, 21 minutes ago
Williamson County

Taylor police investigating murder

Taylor police investigating murderPolice were called to the 300 block of North Robinson shortly after 10:30 a.m. March 19 and found a 29-year-old man dead in his home.
  • Williamson County
  • 20 hours, 31 minutes ago
Local

Man's body found in Lake Austin at Pennybacker Bridge

Man's body found in Lake Austin at Pennybacker BridgeEmergency crews have located a body in Lake Austin at Pennybacker Bridge on Loop 360.
  • Local
  • 21 hours, 30 minutes ago
Crime

Details emerge about McNeil coach's previous allegations

Details emerge about McNeil coach's previous allegationsDocuments from Austin ISD are providing more insight into the previous allegations against the McNeil High School coach accused of having an improper relationship with a student.
  • Crime
  • 22 hours, 7 minutes ago
Crime

Police: Petco employee jumped into car to stop robbery

Police: Petco employee jumped into car to stop robberyTwo men are charged with robbery after stealing a fish tank filter from a Petco store on Brodie Lane.
  • Crime
  • 22 hours, 29 minutes ago
Local

Fire breaks out at Dell Diamond concession stand

Fire breaks out at Dell Diamond concession standThe fire will not affect the Express' home opener Friday, but one concession stand will be closed.
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 14 minutes ago
Crime

Man arrested in northeast Austin murder

Man arrested in northeast Austin murderPolice have arrested a suspect after a woman was found dead inside a Northeast Austin apartment on Sunday, according to the Austin Police Department.
  • Crime
  • 1 day ago
Entertainment

Linklater named one of Time's 100 Most Influential People

Linklater named one of Time's 100 Most Influential PeopleLinklater named one of Time's 100 Most Influential People
  • Entertainment
  • 1 day ago
Local

Play about LBJ, civil rights opens at Zach Theater

Play about LBJ, civil rights opens at Zach Theater"All the Way," a play about President Lyndon B. Johnson's first 11 months in office, is opening at Zach Theater.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Events

Mack, Jack, McConaughey in Austin for charity gala

Mack, Jack, McConaughey in Austin for charity galaPlenty of stars were in downtown Austin for a charity gala at Moody Theater Thursday night.
  • Events
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Local

Mother hopes daughter's story will prevent DWI crashes

Mother hopes daughter's story will prevent DWI crashesDrunk or impaired driving causes more than 24,000 crashes annually in Texas, killing 1,000.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Local

Man injured in car vs. motorcycle crash

Man injured in car vs. motorcycle crashA man in his 30s was taken to University Medical Center-Brackenridge with potentially life-threatening injuries Thursday after a crash along South FM 620, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Soccer

Youth soccer players join pros at U.S. vs. Mexico

Youth soccer players join pros at U.S. vs. MexicoAt Wednesday's United States vs. Mexico men's soccer game, Austin-area elementary school students stepped onto the field at the Alamodome with some of the best soccer players in the world.
  • Soccer
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Local

Police: Second halfway house fugitive arrested in Austin

Police: Second halfway house fugitive arrested in AustinFederal officials say a fugitive who escaped an Austin-area halfway house on Monday robbed two banks in the area after his escape.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Local

John Legend in Austin for 'Free America' tour

John Legend in Austin for 'Free America' tourAward-winning artist John Legend will visit the Travis County Correctional Complex as the first stop in his FREE AMERICA campaign for criminal justice reform.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Local

Council amends code regulating adult oriented businesses

Council amends code regulating adult oriented businessesAustin Council amends code regulating adult oriented businesses
  • Local
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Local

Drones are legal in Austin again

Drones are legal in Austin againCity staff said the Austin Police Department will soon send out memo out to officers that they are no longer allowed to ticket people flying drones unless it's putting the public in immediate danger.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Local

Woman arrested in death of man found at recycling center

Woman arrested in death of man found at recycling centerThe Travis County Sheriff's Office has identified a man whose was found at the Texas Disposal Systems recycling center in Creedmoor.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Local

Police searching for New Braunfels man missing since 2010

Police searching for New Braunfels man missing since 2010A reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information about any potential foul play that leads to an arrest and/or indictment of anyone involved in the Jonathan Groce's disappearance.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago