A late night shooting in East Austin left a teenager dead. Austin Police are now searching for two possible suspects.
Days before the city council is set to consider adding restrictions to homeless ordinances, four members have signed onto a proposal that would limit camping downtown and change enforcement.
A young woman told police a man grabbed her in a “hug-like” manner Friday. Shortly after alerting students the campus police received multiple calls and report the suspect matching the description of earlier assaults.
An Akins high school senior died, just days after being diagnosed with a rare disease.
AISD officials sent a crew out to assess the stops Thursday and on Friday, sent a bus out to explore alternate stops and notified FOX 7 that they will be moving both school bus stops.
UTPD says officers believe the man's description matches that of a suspect in a similar incident on Thursday. A female student had reported unwanted physical contact in the same area.
The driver, Lawrence Black, is still reeling from what happened Wednesday but says at this point he is hoping the man who did this gets help more than anything.
The man was killed when he was ejected from his vehicle and fell onto the northbound lanes of SH 130.
The Austin Animal Center, Austin Pets Alive and the Austin Humane Society are working together on the promotion, which runs from Friday, October 11 through Sunday, October 13.
SXSW transforms the city of Austin in March every year and organizers say that this year the event delivered its biggest economic impact to local businesses and residents in the event's 33-year history.
Officials say that Lizzo will still be performing on the Miller Lite stage for Weekend Two but that ACL fest will simulcast the performance on the Honda stage screens so that people can spread out and still enjoy the show.
Anyone with a video of this incident or information about the suspect is asked to call 512-974-5320.
The nonprofit Emancipet Austin had to shut its surgery room down because their old A/C unit went out.
AISD officials are looking into a dangerous stop on Manchaca Road near Sedgemoor Trail. Parents say many cars do not stop for the bus on the busy road.
In 2018, the hotline answered more than 370,000 calls, texts, and chats, but another 200,000 went unanswered. Each one of them, a person potentially in crisis with nowhere else to turn.
The city's Homeless Strategy Officer is transitioning to a consultant role due to "family obligations."
The crash happened at the intersection of Pecan Street and SH-130 in Pflugerville.
AFD firefighter Ryan Watson's daughter Samara, or Sam, was diagnosed with Stage 4 Acute Lymphoblastic Lymphoma two years ago at the age of 8 and began the fight of her life.
At least 22 burglaries have happened at condos and apartment complexes in the South Lamar and Lady Bird Lake area.
In the letter, Governor Abbott states that the homeless crisis poses "substantial public health and safety problems that must be addressed by the City Council."