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(Photo courtesy Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, 2013)

2 Rescued After SUV Swept Away In Central Texas Flooding

A man and a woman say they spent hours clinging to trees above a flooded, roaring creek in Central Texas after their SUV was washed away, and were finally rescued early Thursday by helicopter.

10/31/2013

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Flooding Forces Evacuations In Central Texas

Emergency personnel rescued people on Thursday who were stranded by floodwaters in Central Texas. The flooding even forced evacuations in parts of some cities.

10/31/2013

Jury Box

Grand Jury Doesn’t Indict Texas DA For Behavior

A Travis County grand jury has declined to indict District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg over her jailhouse behavior following an April arrest for drunken driving.

10/04/2013

Lance Armstrong

Armstrong Sells His Austin Estate

Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong has sold his Austin estate. The property has been Armstrong’s home since 2004, and was the site of his infamous Oprah Winfrey interview.

04/11/2013

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Freestone County Sheriff Indicted, His Captain Arrested

Authorities say the Freestone County sheriff has been indicted and a sheriff’s captain arrested for submitting fraudulent information to the state agency that oversees law enforcement training standards.

03/28/2013

Austin, Texas, Formula One

EPA Doing Flyover Of Austin Before F1 Race

Federal officials will do air quality flyovers of the Central Texas racetrack where the Formula One U.S. Grand Prix will be held Sunday.

11/14/2012

Rep. Joe Driver plans to retire from the Texas House after serving nearly two decades in Austin. (credit: Rep. Joe Driver via Facebook)

Driver Won’t Seek Re-Election To Texas House

Rep. Joe Driver plans to retire from the Texas House. The Republican from Garland faces a criminal investigation over travel reimbursements.

10/14/2011

Cincinnati Bengals v Atlanta Falcons

Report: Bengals RB Cedric Benson Arrested In Texas

Cedric Benson was reportedly arrested and charged with misdemeanor assault for the second time in just over a year.

07/18/2011

Travis County Doesn’t Like Delay

Poll numbers released at a change of venue hearing show former Congressman Tom Delay might be right about being the most hated politician in Travis County. 

08/25/2010

Formula One Track Takes A Big Step

A Formula One race track in Austin takes two big steps, a location and a major investor. 

07/27/2010