As word spread of a spiraling fire at this Texas town’s fertilizer plant, volunteers raced to protect families and elderly residents who lived nearby. Then came the deafening explosion.
A new mixed-use development in East Austin will bring some big changes to the area. Capital Metro is now narrowing down the designs for their Plaza Saltillo Station.
KXAN News got the first look at the truck burglary suspect Robert Trevino was driving the night he was killed during what police say was a jewelry store break-in.
The secluded Texas ranch where followers of imprisoned polygamist Warren Jeffs lived in near isolation was seized by state agents on Thursday, nearly six years after FBI agents raided the property.
After a number of computer issues that forced Austin’s 911 call center to temporarily reroute emergency calls, the city’s police chief is planning to go head-to-head with leaders at a regional governmental agency that oversees 911 services in Central Texas.
The Austin City Council will consider passing a resolution aimed at eliminating housing discrimination based on a prospective renter’s source of income or use of Section 8 vouchers.
A pair of 14-year-old boys were charged with first degree felony arson after fire investigators received a tip to their hotline, just as they were preparing to suspend their investigation.
Texas State University scientists are part of a command center watching live underwater cameras exploring four shipwrecks sunken in the Gulf of Mexico.
Eight million people have signed up for health care through new insurance exchanges, President Barack Obama said Thursday, besting expectations and offering new hope to Democrats who are defending the law ahead of the midterm elections.
Jeff Tobola recorded this with his cell phone as he was heading home from work and heard the city’s fertilizer plant was on fire one year ago.
We’re getting our first look at computer renderings of the new teaching hospital planned to be built near downtown Austin.
Members of the town gathered Thursday to remember the 15 people killed in an explosion at a fertilizer plant one year ago.
A judge has reinstated temporary admitting privileges to two doctors who perform abortions. Their privileges were stripped from them by a Dallas hospital after a court upheld strict new Texas abortion restrictions.
A group in the Eanes Independent School District wants the district to end out-of-district transfers before voters approve any bonds.
Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott’s campaign for governor says it will accept contributions made with the bitcoin virtual currency.