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Huston Street puts $5.4M Lake Austin mansion up for sale

Huston Street puts $5.4M Lake Austin mansion up for saleMajor League Baseball pitcher Huston Street, a former Longhorns star, is looking for a new address. The Northwest Austin mansion he owns with his wife, Lacey, is on the market for $5.4 million.
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  • 4 hours, 24 minutes ago
Crime

Police: Man lured teen into storage shed, assaulted her

Police: Man lured teen into storage shed, assaulted herPolice have arrested a man accused of taking a 13-year-old autistic girl into a storage building in Taylor and sexually assaulting her, according to arrest paperwork.
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  • 4 hours, 34 minutes ago
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Texas sees drop in juvenile arrests amid reforms

Texas sees drop in juvenile arrests amid reformsTexas sees drop in juvenile arrests amid reforms
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  • 4 hours, 56 minutes ago
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Man charged with indecency with child in Cedar Park

Man charged with indecency with child in Cedar ParkA man was charged with two counts of indecency with a child by sexual contact, according to the Williamson County Sheriff's Office.
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  • 5 hours, 11 minutes ago
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Barton Springs set to reopen Friday after flooding

Barton Springs set to reopen Friday after floodingBarton Springs Pool is set to reopen Friday, Jan. 30, more than a week after city officials announced a temporarily closure due to flooding.
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Delayed project causes traffic headache near school

Delayed project causes traffic headache near schoolDrivers are impatient for a construction project to wrap-up near McNeil High school after it has undergone a series of delays.
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One person killed in Round Rock train crash

One person killed in Round Rock train crashAn investigation is underway after a driver was killed following a train crash Wednesday.
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  • 5 hours, 58 minutes ago
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Consumers look for solutions as TxTag complaints pile up

Consumers look for solutions as TxTag complaints pile upHundreds of TxTag customers are looking for answers, but there are some solutions available to customers.
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  • 6 hours ago
Crime

Rollingwood officer's foot run over by suspected drunk driver

Rollingwood officer's foot run over by suspected drunk driverPolice have arrested a man accused of running over a police officer's foot during a suspected DWI stop, according to court documents.
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ABIA plane lands safely after aircraft emergency

ABIA plane lands safely after aircraft emergencyABIA plane lands safely after aircraft emergency
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  • 8 hours, 23 minutes ago
Texas News

No injuries reported in Midlothian steel plant fire

No injuries reported in Midlothian steel plant fireNo injuries reported in Midlothian steel plant fire
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  • 8 hours, 57 minutes ago
Texas News

Fort Worth OKs benefits for same-sex couples

Fort Worth OKs benefits for same-sex couplesFort Worth OKs benefits for same-sex couples
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  • 9 hours, 40 minutes ago
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Georgetown student receives death threats at school

Georgetown student receives death threats at schoolA Georgetown mother is concerned for her daughter's safety after she said the seventh-grader wasbullied at Tippit Middle School and received death threats on her phone.
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  • 22 hours, 3 minutes ago
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TxTag complaints continue despite new management company

TxTag complaints continue despite new management companyTxTag complaints continue despite new management company
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Politics

Perry: I would veto again

Perry: I would veto againFormer Texas Gov. Rick Perry responded Wednesday to a judge's ruling that the criminal case against him would go forward, saying the ruling does not change his argument.
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  • 22 hours, 23 minutes ago
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Police investigate man approaching Del Valle students

Police investigate man approaching Del Valle studentsThe principal at Del Valle Elementary school is warning parents after a man approached students asking if they wanted to see alligator eggs he had at his home.
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  • 22 hours, 43 minutes ago
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Council: No policy decisions in first 100 days

Council: No policy decisions in first 100 daysDespite 53 items on the council agenda for Thursday, the new Austin City Council has agreed to not make any major policy decisions for the first 100 days they are in office.
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  • 23 hours, 12 minutes ago
Crime

Court: Man will spend life in prison for 2009 kidnapping

Court: Man will spend life in prison for 2009 kidnappingThe Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has ruled that an Austin man will spend life in prison for the 2009 aggravated kidnapping of a 9-year-old girl.
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  • 23 hours, 15 minutes ago
Crime

Court rejects Pitonyak appeal for new trial

Court rejects Pitonyak appeal for new trialThe Texas Court of Criminal Appeals on Wednesday rejected an appeal by convicted murderer Colton Pitonyak, serving a 55-year sentence for a 2005 murder, according to KVUE's partners at the Austin American-Statesman.
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  • 23 hours, 54 minutes ago
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Austin drops to second on Forbes fastest-growing list

Austin drops to second on Forbes fastest-growing listEvery Austinite has heard it: "Austin is the fastest-growing city in the United States." According to Forbes' newest list, that's no longer true.
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Woman killed in crash on 183

Woman killed in crash on 183A woman is dead after a crash and vehicle fire in north Austin Tuesday night.
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APD unit seeking witnesses to bio-hazard spill

APD unit seeking witnesses to bio-hazard spillThe Austin Police Department Vehcile Enforcement Unit needs the public's help identifying a car that spilled bio-hazard waste on the roadway, according to a release.
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APD: Couple leads police on chase in stolen bus

APD: Couple leads police on chase in stolen busTwo people were arrested after leading police on a chase in a stolen charter bus Monday.
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'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' comes to Ransom Center

'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' comes to Ransom CenterLewis Carroll's classic "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is coming to the Harry Ransom Center, marking the book's 150th anniversary.
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Greece appoints UT professor as finance minister

Greece appoints UT professor as finance ministerGreece selects UT Austin professor as finance minister
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Austin Black Chamber launches #IAmBlackAustin campaign

Austin Black Chamber launches #IAmBlackAustin campaignThe Greater Austin Black Chamber of Commerce launched its #IAmBlackAustin Campaign Tuesday to increase diversity.
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Crime

Police: Man had more than 200 pounds of marijuana

Police: Man had more than 200 pounds of marijuanaPolice have arrested a man in possession of more than 200 pounds of marijuana, according to an arrest affidavit.
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago