A federal judge ruled against an effort to halt construction on a Texas gas pipeline in the latest development in the litigation between its builder and local officials. The proposed Permian Highway Pipeline aims to deliver natural gas extracted from West Texas to an endpoint near the Gulf Coast. Kinder Morgan plans to buil ...
Following the passage last Thursday of Austin City Council's resolution to effectually decriminalize cannabis, Police Chief Brian Manley pledged to ignore them. At a news conference Friday afternoon, Manley addressed news reporters. "We will still enforce marijuana law if we come across people smoking in the community," ...
A stabbing attack in South Austin this morning leaves 1 dead and 3 injured. The erratic behavior of the suspect leads authorities to believe the attack random in nature. The attack began when a man appearing to be in his 20s ran inside and began stabbing. A witness, Stacy Romine, who lives nearby spoke with the ...
CO – A drug deal in North Austin resulted in a shooting. The shooting occurred
Tuesday morning at an apartment complex parking lot. A man was shot twice
during the drug deal which took place along Interstate 35, as stated by Austin
from this, police say the man was discovered at the Woodland Heights Apartments,
a little after 4 a.m. It should be noted that the apartment complex is near
East Powell Lane, alongside the southbound lanes of Interstate 35. ...
PFLUGERVILLE, TX – Residents were alarmed by the news of their drinking water failing to comply with the state’s regulatory standards for almost a year. This Thursday morning the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality made a public statement. Through it, Pflugerville residents learned that their water had been inadequately tr ...
AUSTIN, TX— As the assigned execution date swiftly approaches, Rodney Reed’s family and supporters come out to the streets to ask for justice in a case that was closed nearly 20 years ago. Rodney Reed's execution date, after several delays, was set for next month. Exactly on November 20th, Rodney Reed will receive the lethal injection. Meanwhile, he has been fighting for the past 18 years to get his sentence revoked. Since yesterda ...
AUSTIN, TX – Officials evacuated The Austin-Bergstrom International Airport on Monday morning. This just so happens to be one of the more popular traveling days due to the Labor Day holiday. According to officials, the evacuations proved unnecessary as there was a false alarm. Unfortunately, the false alarm produced its share of chaos. Travelers expr ...
TX – A Texas trucker lost his life yesterday morning while helping another
driver who was stranded on the road. According to Texas police officials, the man
driving a semitruck pulled over to help another driver who needed help. While
doing so, he was hit by a moving vehicle. As a result, he died. Furthermore,
as reported by authorities, the crash occurred in the afternoon, around 12:30
p.m. on Monday, July 29. It happened on westbound Interstate 30 in Dallas,
AUSTIN, TX – The Austin Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred at a northeast Austin apartment. One of the men involved in the gunplay has passed away from the injuries he sustained. Austin
Police first got the call on Thursday, July 18, from the RARE apartments at
around 11:16 in the evening. When local officials rushed to the scene ...
AUSTIN, Texas - SWAT officers were involved in a standoff in Austin. Additionally, the incident occurred about 6 a.m. on Tuesday. Specifically, SWAT officers arrived to a house in the south part of Austin. Furthermore, the incident occurred on Plumpton Drive, near William Cannon Drive and S 1st street. Austin police senior officer William Costello said officials arrived at a house in the 700 block of Plumpton Drive. There, a man screamed in his yard. Then ...