Hundreds Of Texas Teachers Pledge Not To Return To Classroom MondayHundreds of teachers in the Austin Independent School District have pledged not to return to classrooms Monday when schools reopen for in-person learning for up to 25% of its students.
Texas Man Gets 2-And-A-Half Years In Prison For Stalking Taylor SwiftEric Swarbrick pleaded guilty to stalking and sending threatening letters and emails to pop star Taylor Swift's former record label.
Texas Association Puts Up 'Enter At Your Own Risk' Billboard Near Austin After City Reduces Police BudgetA Texas law enforcement association erected two billboards last week, warning drivers to enter Austin at their own risk after the city reduced its police department budget.
No Injuries After 5 Boats Sink During Trump Parade On Texas Lake, Officials SayFive boats sank during a parade for the re-election of President Donald Trump on the choppy waters of a Texas lake Saturday and there were no injuries, officials said.
Several Boats Sink During Trump Parade On Texas LakeMultiple boats sank at a Texas lake Saturday during a parade for the re-election of President Donald Trump, authorities say.
Gov. Greg Abbott 'Looking At' Proposal For State Takeover Of Austin Police DepartmentAustin city leaders have approved a plan to take millions of dollars away from the police department and direct the money to social services.
Hostage Situation Where 3 Texas Police Officers Were Shot Ends PeacefullyAfter more than 16 hours, a hostage situation ended peacefully Monday morning when a man and his mother exited a home near Austin.
3 Austin Area Police Officers Shot, Suspect Barricaded In HomeThree police officers in the Austin area were shot Sunday and the suspect remains barricaded in a home, police said.
Austin Police Renew Appeal For Witnesses To Deadly Shooting Of Protester Garrett FosterPolice said witnesses told them a disturbance began when a vehicle started honking at protesters July 25.
No Arrest In Deadly Shooting Of Austin Protester Garrett Foster; Police Looking To Public For Help“This incident is of immense importance to our community and has generated questions that deserve answers,” Austin Police said in a statement.
Armed Protester Shot, Killed By Driver In Austin Identified As Garrett Foster, Alleged Shooter Released From CustodySheila Foster said she was told her son was pushing his fiancee, who uses a wheelchair, through an intersection when the suspect was driving “erratically" through the crowd.
UT Coronavirus Research Could Lead To Faster Vaccine ProductionDepending on the type of vaccine, this improved version of the protein could reduce the size of each dose or speed up vaccine production."
Tesla Chooses Texas For 2nd US Vehicle Assembly PlantElectric car maker Tesla has chosen Texas as the site for its largest auto assembly plant that will employ at least 5,000 workers.
Approximately 300 Texas Teens Exposed To Coronavirus At PartySome of the partygoers were awaiting test results for COVID-19 when they attended the party and have since tested positive.
UT President To Meet With Student Groups On Athletes' Demands To Ditch 'The Eyes Of Texas'The athletes said last week they won’t help the school recruit future athletes and won't participate in alumni events as they typically do.