VIDEO: Firefighters In Texas Rescue Squirrel Stuck Halfway Inside TreeYou have all probably heard stories about firefighters 'rescuing' animals from treetops. Well, one fire department in Texas had a call a lot closer to the ground, involving a squirrel hanging out of a tree knothole.
Texas Judge Says Austin Can Require Masks Despite State Ending COVID-19 MandatesRepublican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, who sued the city over the mandate, did not immediately react to the ruling, although an appeal is likely.
Austin's Black Pumas Perform 'Colors' At Grammy AwardsThe Black Pumas, who are based out of Austin, Texas, performed their hit song "Colors" at the Grammy Awards Sunday night.
Austin, Travis County Mask Mandate To Remain After Judge Delays Hearing Over Ken Paxton's LawsuitThe city of Austin and Travis County have won, for now, in a legal battle with Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton over their continued requirement of face masks.
Austin Police Officer Indicted For Murder In Shooting Of Michael RamosA grand jury has indicted Austin, Texas officer Christopher Taylor on a first-degree murder charge in the shooting of 42-year-old Michael Brent Ramos last April.
Texas AG Ken Paxton Suing Austin, Travis County For Not Lifting Local Mask MandateTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton said he's going through with his threat and suing the city of Austin and Travis County for their continued mandate of face masks.
Texas AG Ken Paxton Threatens To Sue Austin, Travis County Over Local Mask OrdersTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton is threatening to sue the city of Austin and Travis County after local officials decided to keep orders requiring face masks inside businesses in place.
Texas Band 'Black Pumas' Capture Grammy Attention With Fusion Of Rock, SoulAfter releasing their self-titled album in 2019, Black Pumas earned their first nomination for best new artist at last year's Grammy Awards.
Austin Police Chief Brian Manley Retires After Criticism For Use Of ForceCalls for Brian Manley to resign have been persistent since the April police killing of Michael Ramos, who was driving away from officers.
Austin Police Fatally Shoot 21-Year-Old Man Who Held Child Amid StandoffThe 21-year-old man was holding the boy in front of him "in a hostage position" when a SWAT officer opened fire, killing the man, Austin Police Chief Brian Manley said.
2 Dead After Hostage Situation, SWAT Standoff At Texas Medical OfficeTwo people are dead after an hours-long hostage standoff at a Texas doctor’s office.
Dave Chappelle Photo-Bombs Texas Couple's 'First Look' Wedding PhotosComedian Dave Chappelle gave one couple a truly memorable engagement photo.
Texas Shows Canceled After Comedian Dave Chappelle Tests Positive For COVID-19He's been holding socially distanced shows for months and comedian Dave Chappelle had brought his act to Texas... now he has the coronavirus.
Texas Gov. Abbott Says He Wants To 'Reform A Broken Bail System' During Legislative SessionTexas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday hosted a roundtable discussion with law enforcement and public safety advocates about upcoming legislative priorities, such as bail reform.
Texas-Based Dating App Bumble Setting Up To Go PublicBumble, the Austin, Texas-based company best known for its female-centered dating app, is getting ready for its big date with Wall Street.