Austin Bombings: Texas Buying X-Ray Machines To Assist InvestigationTexas Governor Greg Abbott today announced an additional release of $265,000 in emergency funding to help assist bombing investigations in Austin after four attacks this month in that city.
After 4th Austin Explosion PD Says They’re Dealing With “Serial Bomber”Over the weekend Austin was rocked by the fourth bombing this month. Investigators believe the blast, that injured two people walking along the side of the road, was triggered by a tripwire.
Austin Man Arrested For Bomb Threat That Canceled SXSW ConcertAustin police arrested a 26-year-old man on charges of making a terroristic threat for emailing a bomb threat that prompted sponsors to cancel a scheduled concert at Austin's South by Southwest music festiva
Elon Musk Says SpaceX Will Launch Rocket To Mars In 2019Elon Musk, the founder and CEO of SpaceX, says the company is planning to launch a spacecraft to Mars and return it to Earth as soon as early 2019.
4 Bands Headed To SXSW Denied Entry Into U.S.Organizers of the South by Southwest music festival said that at least four international bands have been denied entry into the U.S. and that other performers have had their visa waivers revoked.
Immigration Tensions Seep Into Austin's SXSW Music FestivalThe trendsetting South by Southwest music festival is all about the next big thing, but the heated politics of the moment is stealing the show.
Immigration Tensions Seep Into South By Southwest Music FestThe trendsetting South by Southwest music festival is all about the next big thing, but the heated politics of the moment is stealing the show.
SXSW To Alter Artist Contract After Immigration FlapA musician last week said that he would not perform at this year's SXSW music festival due to a contract provision stating that U.S. immigration officials could be contacted. Officials with SXSW now plan to change their contract.
FBI Director Comey Cancels SXSW AppearanceFBI director James Comey has canceled a planned address next week at the South By Southwest festival in Austin, citing scheduling conflicts that will keep him in Washington instead.
Biden To Discuss Fight To End Cancer At South By SouthwestFormer Vice President Joe Biden will give a speech at the upcoming South By Southwest festival in Austin. The topic of discussion will focus on his efforts to end cancer.
SXSW Caught In Immigration Debate After Artist Rips ContractA New York musician says he won't perform at the SXSW Music Festival over a contract provision stating that U.S. immigration agents may be contacted if an international act violates the performance agreement.
Muppets & Edgar Wright Heading To SXSW Film FestivalThe latest work from writer/director Edgar Wright and a behind-the-scenes documentary about the Muppets are among the movies headed to the SXSW film festival in Austin this March.