The Newsroom: Top things to know today

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Despite yesterday being the first day of fall, it certainly still felt like summer in Austin. But don’t worry is a cold front on the horizon bringing rain and cooler temperatures.

  1. UT football player arrested for DWI: University of Texas football player, Kent Perkins, is in custody at the Travis County Jail on driving while intoxicated charges. He was arrested at 4:54 a.m. this morning.
  2. Texas Tribune Festival kicks off: Organizers say panels will talk about “real social issues.” Speakers include Phil Collins and Lance Armstrong.
  3. Bouncer charged in 6th St. bar sexual assault: A woman out celebrating her birthday told officers she was sexually assaulted by a bouncer at the New York New York bar on Sixth Street.

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