Waterfront views in Central Austin demand top dollar, and starting on Thursday the city is hosting an event to make sure competing interests don’t cost Austinites access to Lady Bird Lake.
The Livestrong Foundation helps thousands of people living with and fighting against cancer, but since Lance Armstrong’s fall from grace amid doping controversies, donations to the Austin-based charity dropped by more than 40 percent.
Top aides to Gov. Rick Perry say it would be unwise for the next Texas governor to uproot lucrative economic development programs that have stirred growing discontent among Republicans.
A deadly fire at a North Austin apartment complex started after non-cooking items left on a stove caught fire, investigators said.
Health and public policy experts can’t say for certain whether the electronic devices are a good thing or a bad thing overall, whether they help smokers kick the habit or are a gateway to ordinary paper-and-tobacco cigarettes.
Time Warner Cable is launching a new theme-based lineup in the Austin area on Wednesday.
The FBI asked for the public’s help Tuesday to identify at least 90 potential victims of a suspected child predator who worked at 10 American and other international schools abroad for more than four decades before committing suicide last month in Minnesota.
A group of Texas lawmakers considering whether to impeach University of Texas System Regent Wallace Hall is meeting Thursday to review a report on his efforts to oust Austin campus president Bill Powers.
Paula Nelson, Willie Nelson’s daughter, was arrested for possession of marijuana on April 20.
The group’s boat drifted while they were swimming at a sandbar in Queensland’s Whitsunday Islands.
Rescuers sedated it, helped it to the shallow end of the pool, and lifted it out.
The volunteer chairman of a Texas agency that supervises hundreds of sex offenders deemed too dangerous to live in society has resigned.
Astronaut Rick Mastracchio at the International Space Station posted this awesome shot of himself with the Earth and its horizon in the background.
Police say the driver, a woman in her 60s, went over a median, drove across another property, and landed in the pool at the home.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry says he’ll need more preparation if he runs for president again in 2016.