A lawsuit filed Friday in Travis County seeks to push out Manor ISD board Desiree Cornelius-Fisher for alleged misconduct.
A North Texas community’s little league season has been canceled after an organizer was charged with stealing $10,000 and using the cash to help buy a new truck.
A man hauling marijuana across the country for his nephew was stopped in Arizona but allowed to keep going, as long as he agreed to work with narcotics officers, an arrest affidavit said.
In elections that begin next week, voters in 10 states will be required to present photo identification before casting ballots — the first major test of voter ID laws after years of legal challenges arguing that the measures are designed to suppress voting.
When Greg Abbott was paralyzed by a fallen tree in 1984, Mark Phariss flew 500 miles to his friend’s bedside. They were law school pals who swapped stories over dinner, job leads and airport rides, and they still exchange Christmas cards today.
The Innocence Project argued Friday that newly discovered documents undermine the credibility of a key witness against a Texas man executed for the deaths of his three children based in part on arson evidence that has since been deemed faulty.
Demand for electric power across Texas isn’t growing as fast as previously thought, even during the hottest hours of summer, the operator of the electric distribution grid for most of the state said Friday.
About 50,000 people will flood the University of Texas campus this weekend as part of Explore UT.
Hours will be expanded on March 8, 14 and 15. This will the first time the MetroRail will run past midnight on Friday and Saturdays.
Students planning to walk home from class at three Round Rock ISD schools were kept on campus because of a SWAT situation at a nearby home on Friday, a spokesperson with the school district said.
A Cedar Creek High School student who became upset after being suspended from school briefly forced the school to be locked down on Friday, the school said.
The South by Southwest Music Festival has added pop singer Melissa Etheridge, rapper Action Bronson and hundreds more acts to its March lineup.
The city of Austin released a new application Monday to apply for special events that will determine what permits and planning documents are required to meet internationally adopted safety standards.
WikiLeaks founder and publisher Julian Assange will join SXSW Interactive 2014 via satellite video for a live conversation with The Barbarian Group’s Benjamin Palmer on Saturday, March 8 at 11 a.m.
The data security company announced on Friday that it will set its new corporate headquarters in Austin, a move that’s expected to create 470 jobs and more than $9 million in capital investment.