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Producers Gary Walker and Kelli Roeber, along with director, local photographer Mathew Marron , hosted a benefit Sunday night at Castro's Warehouse.
Tonight, Mayor Julian Castro of San Antonio squares off with State Senator Dan Patrick of Houston on the topic of immigration.
A Travis County District Court judge on Tuesday reaffirmed a ruling that George Alejos , an opponent of VIA Metropolitan Transit 's controversial streetcar project, should have to pay a multimillion-dollar bond if he wants to appeal the agency's earlier legal victory allowing it to issue debt to fund several projects.
Heavy traffic backed up along Interstate 35 over the lunch hour while authorities investigated an incident where a woman jumped from an overpass at 51st Street, according to police officials.
The attorney Gov. Rick Perry hired amid a grand jury investigation into abuse of power allegations has a $450 hourly contract.
The Texas House Homeland Security and Public Safety Committee yesterday met to discuss suggested reforms to the misnamed "Driver Responsibility Program" .
A grand jury is expected to be called to investigate allegations that Texas Gov. Rick Perry abused his power when he vetoed funding for the Travis County District Attorney's office as part of the state budget.
Nearly six months after the deadly flood in Austin, city leaders have finally released the report that details what went wrong , and what needs to happen in the next disaster.
A man charged with "firebombing" Senator Wendy Davis' Fort Worth office has been sentenced to seven years in prison, the Travis County Criminal District Attorney's Office said.
A findings report from the investigation of University of Texas Regent Wallace Hall has been referred to prosecutors in Travis County for possible criminal violations.
The only reason this isn't drawing as much attention as the Christie deal is that nobody - including coyotes - takes Rick Perry seriously any more.
Strong thunderstorms are moving through Central Texas, including gusty winds and hail in some areas.
A man who may have been hit by lightning has been hospitalized with serious injuries, according to Austin-Travis County EMS.
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On March 11, the Travis County commissioners approved a resolution encouraging county staffers to develop a so-called "sobriety center," a facility where police would send drunk people instead of arresting them for public intoxication.