Austin's SXSW Film Festival Going Online After Event Canceled Due To CoronavirusThe 10-day online event in late April will be free to viewers with or without an Amazon Prime membership.
44 University Of Texas Austin Students Test Positive For Coronavirus After Spring Break Trip To MexicoOver 40 students from the University of Texas at Austin have tested positive for the coronavirus after a spring break trip to Mexico.
28 People Test Positive For Coronavirus After Returning To Texas From Spring Break Trip To Cabo San LucasTwenty-eight people who recently returned to Texas after a Spring Break trip to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico have tested positive for the coronavirus, health officials in Austin said Tuesday.
Gov. Abbott Issues Additional Executive Order, Reports Number Of COVID-19 Cases Being TreatedTexas Governor Greg Abbott held a news conference Thursday afternoon to give an update on the state's fight against COVID-19.
Abortion Providers Sue Texas Over Coronavirus Outbreak OrderPlanned Parenthood is joining other abortion providers in suing Texas over moving to ban abortions during the coronavirus outbreak.
That's The Spirit: Tito's Vodka Commits $2M To Service Industry, Will Produce Hand Sanitizer Austin-based Tito's Vodka has transformed its distillery into a sanitizer production facility, filling a huge need as the country faces a shortage amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Governor Greg Abbott: Drive-In Sites Could Lead To Texas National Guard Monitoring Virus TestingGovernor Greg Abbott has declined to follow the lead of some Texas cities and other states with a statewide “shelter in place” because of the coronavirus.
Federal Court Issues Restraining Order Against Website Offering Fake Coronavirus VaccineInformation published on the website claimed to offer consumers access to World Health Organization (WHO) vaccine kits in exchange for a shipping charge of $4.95.
Coronavirus In Texas: Gov. Abbott Imposes Statewide Restrictions For 2 Weeks, No Gatherings Of 10 Or MoreTexas Gov. Greg Abbott has imposed statewide restrictions on school, restaurants, bars, gyms, clubs and more in an effort to combat the continuing spread of COVID-19.
UT Austin Dean, Student Test Positive For CoronavirusUT President Gregory L. Fenves said the university learned that School of Undergraduate Studies Dean Brent Iverson tested positive, as well as the first student.
Closing Time: Austin Joins Big Texas Cities In Limiting Bars, RestaurantsThe mayor of Austin has ordered all city bars and restaurants closed, and is limiting gatherings to no more than 10 people.
Limiting Groups To Less Than 250, Austin Latest Texas City To Ban Large GatheringsIn an effort to stop the spread of COVID-19, the City of Austin became the latest Texas community to prohibit large gatherings.
Texas Now Allowing Trucks From Alcohol Industry To Deliver Supplies To Grocery StoresIn an effort to keep grocery stores stocked during the growing concern of the coronavirus outbreak, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has waived laws in order to allow trucks from the alcohol industry to deliver supplies to those stores.
Austin Bartender Arrested For Overserving Driver Before Deadly DWI CrashRafael Medina, 31, was arrested by TABC agents on Tuesday, March 10 and charged with selling alcoholic beverages to an intoxicated person.
Conspiracy Theorist Alex Jones Arrested In Texas For DWIJones discussed the arrest on his show Tuesday and said his blood-alcohol level was under the legal limit of .08 percent.