There will be a memorial observance Thursday evening for the one year anniversary of the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas.
For the first time in several years, Police Chief Art Acevedo is publicly talking about taking a fresh look at the failings at the city’s 911 call center.
Bart A. Hollis’s body was found along West Parmer Lane near MoPac. Detectives said the 53-year-old man suffered obvious trauma to his body.
After being confronted by lost prevention employees at the store, the woman ran from the Walmart and left her 10-year-old boy behind. She later told police she wouldn’t come back for the child.
An Austin businessman faces up to 10 years in federal prison after pleading guilty Wednesday to possession of child pornography.
There are still questions after a woman led Austin police officers on a chase reaching speeds of 115 mph through the heart of Austin early Wednesday.
Parents in the Manor Independent School District were upset to discover a convicted sex offender worked their PTO-run school carnival on Friday night.
A female student told authorities she was walking westbound on West Whitestone Boulevard near Bagdad Road around 8:25 a.m. when a man approached her from behind.
Half the population of Travis and Williamson counties will be living right along the north Interstate 35 highway corridor by 2035.
Despite rumors, the maroon colored bluebonnets on UT’s campus will not be removed.
Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology plotted out the most dangerous streets in Austin for cyclists. They took all the bicycle crashes in the city from 2009 to 2014 and came up with this map.
A man convicted of fatally stabbing his ex-girlfriend, her young son and her mother 13 years ago at a home in Corpus Christi was executed by Texas prison officials Wednesday.
Democratic worries about this November’s elections, a lack of Senate votes and House opposition are forcing congressional gun-control supporters to significantly winnow their 2014 agenda.
State officials say an additional $4.8 million in disaster assistance will be provided to the Central Texas community of West as it continues to rebuild from the devastating fertilizer plant explosion last year that killed 15.
A bicyclist is in the hospital after he fell from his bike while riding on Lavaca Street near 16th Street on Wednesday afternoon.