Former Longhorn Earl Thomas tackles the Broncos Wes Welker in the Super Bowl (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Seahawks crush Broncos in Super Bowl

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Richard Sherman felt the need to apologize. While the rest of his teammates bounced around in celebration, Sher…

Flames showing out of the roof of an E. Stassney apartment building. (Courtesy Kevin Schwartz)

Apartment fire causes $450k in damage

AUSTIN (KXAN) – Flames shot into the sky and smoke could be seen for miles during a two-alarm fire at a South Austin apartment complex. The …

183A fuel spill

Fuel spill closes 183A in Leander

LEANDER (KXAN) – All lanes of 183A remain closed from San Gabriel Parkway to Hero Way in Leander while crews clean-up a fuel spill. Cedar Pa…

"State of Texas: In-Depth"

Looking ahead to the March primaries

On the inaugural edition of our new political program “State of Texas: In-depth,” KXAN looks ahead to the March primaries and breaks down th…

Foam Finger Nation allows sports fans to connect.

New tool allows sports fans to connect

There are plenty of Dallas Cowboys and Houston Texan fans in Central Texas. So naturally, fans of other teams may feel left out now and then…

Homeade football coaster and mixed drink

Easy Super Bowl crafts

Craft expert Adeina Anderson joined KXAN News Today with some easy Super Bowl craft ideas.

Dr. Simone Scumpia with Austin Thyroid and Endocrinology joined Erin Cargile on KXAN News Today to discuss the risks and symptoms associated with thyroid disease.

Doctor explains risks of thyroid disease

Thyroid disease affects anywhere from 10-15% of the population. It also causes thyroid cancer, which is the fastest growing cancer in the Un…