For the first time in several year, Police Chief Art Acevedo is publicly talking about taking a fresh look at the failings at the city’s 911 call center.
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.
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.
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.
Dozens of military boats and helicopters scrambled Wednesday to rescue more than 470 people, including 325 high school students on a school trip, after a ferry sank off South Korea’s southern coast.
She, along with her two sons and another teen, were charged in connection with the death of 16-year-old Jorge Louis Medina in Southeast Austin in November 2012.
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.
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.
A bicyclist is in the hospital after he was struck by a Capital Metro bus while riding on Lavaca Street near 16th Street on Wednesday afternoon.
Police responded to a Round Rock park after concerns that a dead fetus had been discovered in a box buried there. Authorities later said the remains belonged to a puppy.
Families of the 15 people killed in a massive explosion at a Texas fertilizer plant have spent the year since the blast navigating the difficult balance between moving forward and digging for answers from the past.