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A Texas woman was apparently so annoyed with two girls she babysat, police say she decided to set their bedrooms on fire.
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Capital Metro's new MetroRapid Route 803 will use buses similar to this Route 801 MetroRapid bus, only lacking the articulated rear passenger cabin.
In accord with her legislative track record of bringing justice to victims of sexual assault, gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis announced a proposal that would end the statute of limitations for rape and sexual assault offenses in Texas, earlier this week.
While visiting Austin, Texas, in 2013, Karen Parr-Moody came across a painting by the renowned folk artist Jimmy Lee Sudduth.
An alleged bicycle thief caught on camera stealing four bikes worth more than $14,000 from an East Austin garage is still at large.
Commuters who travel near the University of Texas, get ready for extra traffic beginning Friday morning.
Austin authorities say a 57-year-old babysitter intentionally set a man's house on fire while watching his twin 5-year-old boys.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry is testing his presidential prospects in New Hampshire while carrying the scars of old political stumbles and a recent indictment.
We do indeed have City Council candidates 78 of them in all, including a handful of folks who after never mentioning the prospect before turned up Friday and Monday with campaign treasurer designations and then ballot applications, to qualify just under the deadline.
Austin Filmmaker Robert Rodriguez shared his latest film with his hometown Wednesday night.
With terms like cold-pressed, raw and vegan making their way into mainstream culture, business is booming for Austin-based juice bar JuiceLand.
Ultra-fast Internet is quickly spreading across the United States. By fast, we mean gigabit-per-second speeds, roughly 100 times faster than the average home Internet connection.
In April, Scan Mailboxes Inc. began offering a service that diverts postal deliveries and automates the scanning process of individual pieces of mail.
At its Aug. 7 meeting, City Council directed staff to explore the possibility of a city-issued municipal ID for otherwise undocumented residents .
Two years ago, the group received a City of Austin proclamation honoring their musical excellence and community involvement and were recognized with a "Suns of Orpheus Day" on Aug. 23, 2012.
We need your help identifying a suspect in an intentionally set fire that occurred on August 16, 2014 at 4800 Spicewood Springs Road between 3-4 a.m. One person was seen running from the area just after the fire started.
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