A woman held against her will and repeatedly assaulted in Burnet for as much as a year was freed after police detained three people suspected of beating her.
A decades old idea to connect more of South Austin to MoPac has new life. The proposal would build a 4-lane toll road connecting FM 1626 to MoPac.
El Niño pattern could bring lots of welcome rainfall this winter – and a big jump in lake levels.
In April 2012, Patel ignited a fire that burned her husband, Bimal Patel, on 70 percent of his body as he lay in a bathtub in their North Austin apartment. He died nearly five months later due to the injuries.
The Malaysian military has radar data showing the missing Boeing 777 jetliner changed course and made it to the Malacca Strait, hundreds of kilometers (miles) from the last position recorded by civilian authorities, according to a senior military official.
Some of the SXSW stars we happened to bump into
Warm southwest winds downsloping off the mountains of Mexico will boost high temperatures into the 80s area wide this afternoon under nothing but sunshine. But the unseasonable warmth won’t last long as another cold front is set to arrive overnight tonight.
A week to the day that a jury sentenced Brandon Daniel to death by lethal injection for the April 2012 killing of Senior Austin Police Officer Jaime Padron, officials transferred him to Death Row.
Police in Austin could soon change the way they deal with drunk people in public. Travis County Commissioners passed a resolution Tuesday to work with Austin officials to develop a sobriety center…or a ‘drunk tank’ as it is sometimes called.
The city will start closing several downtown exits off Interstate 35 starting on Wednesday.
Five inmates at an East Texas jail have been hospitalized after smoking a synthetic marijuana cigarette that was smuggled into the lockup.
Texas has launched an anti-drinking and driving campaign targeting young adults on the road during spring break.
South By Southwest and the surrounding unaffiliated hoopla have slipped into hyperdrive as the music portion of the annual conference and festival opens this week.
January’s polar vortex knocked several important coal-fired electricity plants offline, and the Sierra Club says the loss of power shows the need for more wind turbines and energy conservation programs.
The Prada Marfa public art installation in West Texas has been targeted again by vandals.