Austin To Honor Federal Immigration DetainersA Texas sheriff who had declined to honor some requests to detain immigrants in local jails says that her county now will comply with all such requests from federal authorities.
ICE Says Felon Arrested After Texas Sheriff Ignored RequestU.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement says it arrested a man who immigrated from Mexico illegally after law officers in Austin ignored a "detainer" request to turn him over.
Amphibious Plane Flips In Texas Lake During LandingA small amphibious airplane has crashed into a Central Texas lake while attempting a landing.
Texas Man Charged With Leaving Puppy In Hot CarManor police released dashcam footage of officers freeing an 8-week-old puppy from a hot car in a Walmart parking lot over the weekend.
DHS: Travis County, TX Leads In Not Cooperating With Immigration AuthoritiesThe Trump administration is naming some names in its efforts to shame local jails that don't cooperate with immigration authorities.
Abbott Warns Austin Area Sheriff Over 'Sanctuary Cities'Gov. Greg Abbott is threatening to cut funding to Travis County, one of the state's largest counties, over so-called 'sanctuary cities' policies that President Trump has also condemned.
Texan Accused Of Stalking Singer Taylor Swift At AirportOfficials say a Texas man under a lifetime restraining order to stay away from singer Taylor Swift allegedly stalked her at an Austin airport following a concert.
Deputy Fatally Shot At His Home Was Facing ForeclosureTravis County Sgt. Craig Hutchinson told dispatchers there were prowlers in his yard before he was found mortally wounded July 25, authorities said.
Texan Allegedly Beat Toddler, Pulled Tooth Over Potty IssuesA Texas man has been accused of beating his 1-year-old daughter and yanking out one of her teeth over potty training failures.
DSHS Investigating Increase In Texas Cyclospora CasesThe Texas Department of State Health Services is investigating Cyclospora infections in Texas after 52 new cases were reported last week.
Complaint Filed Against Texas Judge Who Allowed Gay WeddingA first-year state lawmaker's complaint has prompted the Texas Commission on Judicial Conduct to investigate a judge who ordered the issuance of a marriage license to a same-sex couple.
Texas Supreme Court Blocks Future Gay Marriages After Lesbians WedThe Texas Supreme Court has issued an emergency order blocking gay couples from obtaining marriage licenses after a lesbian couple wed in Austin.