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Suspect in Austin shooting spree linked to fatal shooting 2 days earlier, police say
Charles Curry, 29, went on a shooting spree Wednesday, injuring two women, two days after fatally shooting a man, police say. (Austin Police)Police in Austin, Texas, say a suspect arrested in connection with a shooting spree Wednesday is the same gunman who fatally shot a man in an apartment comple
Man Critically Injured, 2 Hurt In Wreck Near Downtown Austin
AUSTIN, TX — Medics transported a man to the hospital with life-threatening injuries early Sunday following a wreck involving a semi-truck near downtown.The incident occurred around 4 a.m. at the soutbound lower deck of Interstate 35. According to firefighters, crews had to lift the truck off the ca
Woman critically injured in motorcycle collision in East Austin
The woman, estimated to be in her 30s, was transported to Dell Seton Medical Center with critical, life-threatening injuries.
Austin real estate developers pledge $1 million to help the homeless
"It doesn't make any sense that the private sector can put a rocket into space but in the same breathe we have people living in such substandard conditions in this country," said Bobby Dillard, co-CEO of the Cielo Property Group.
Austin drivers can now count on free roadside "HERO's" if you get stranded on the side of the road
AUSTIN, Texas — There's a set of heroes going around helping stranded drivers: the Texas Department of Transportation Highway Emergency Response Operators team [HERO], a free roadside patrol service.
Man critical after fall at SE Austin apartment complex
AUSTIN, Texas —Authorities responded to an incident at a southeast apartment complex Sunday.Austin-Travis County EMS tells CBS Austin that a man fell 20’-30’ and suffered critical, life-threatening injuries. He was transported to South Austin Hospital.Austin Police officers are investigating the sce
Austin Becomes Home to Army's High-Tech Futures Command
The Army made it official this morning that Austin will be the home of its new Futures Command headquarters. "Austin, Texas, was chosen based on its quality of life and proximity to commercial technology, research and development and academic innovation," the Army said in a video announcement on its
Two Pedestrians Struck By Cars In Austin Over The Weekend
AUSTIN, TX — Two pedestrians — one in North Austin and one downtown — were struck by vehicles over the weekend, adding to a growing list of such incidents in the city.
Pedestrian seriously injured after being hit by a vehicle in Central Austin
One man, in his 30's, was taken to Dell Seton Medical Center with serious injuries, but they were not expected to be life-threatening.
Multiple vehicle crash sends 3 to hospital
EMS crews transported him to Dell Seton Medical Center with critical, life-threatening injuries, and two other adults with non life-threatening injuries.
South Austin residents share security concerns after shooting spree
Shooting spree suspectWhat we know about the south Austin homicide, shooting spree suspectPolice: Homicide suspect tried to buy gun suppressor before shooting spreeDealership staff helped woman shot in the head during shooting spreeShooting spree suspect connected to south Austin homicide, police sa
Collectic Home LLC Rollingwood store offers custom furniture finds | Community Impact Newspaper
Joni and Greg Greeson sit inside Collectic, their furniture store in Rollingwood. The couple also owns an online furniture business, Eurway.(Sally Grace Holtgrieve/Community Impact Newspaper)
Pedestrian hit by vehicle in central Austin
AUSTIN (KXAN) -- A man is in the hospital after being hit by a vehicle overnight Friday in Central Austin.Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the 5500 block of North I-35 shortly after 2:00 a.m.ATCEMS tweeted that crews transported a male in his 30s to Dell Seton Medical Center with serious, but n
Credit card skimmer found in north Austin
AUSTIN (KXAN) — A credit card skimmer was found at a gas station in north Austin Friday.Pump four at the Minimax Food Mart #2 at 1033 E. Howard Lane was shut down until law enforcement could remove it.The Texas Department of Agriculture says anyone who suspects a skimmer can report it at 1-800-TELL-
3 injured after multi-vehicle crash involving a semi-truck
It happened around 4a.m., at the lower deck of I-35 southbound, near Concordia Avenue and 32nd St.
Austin picked as location for new command to transform the Army
The Army has selected Austin, Texas, for its “entrepreneurial spirit” and “quality of life” as the location for its new Futures Command, which is charged with transforming the service into a more modern, innovative force.“Our vision describes the Army of 2028, one that is ready to deploy, fight, and
Cousins return to Austin after being kidnapped and beaten by paramilitaries in Nicaragua
"I remember just standing there waiting for the hit of the bullet, you really couldn't do nothing at that moment because they were looking to kill," Zeledon said.
Credit card skimmer device found at north Austin gas station
AUSTIN, Texas — Officials found a credit card skimmer at a gas station on north Austin on Friday.The skimmer was found on pump four at the Minimax Food Mart #2, located on 1033 E. Howard Ln. Police closed the pump until the device was removed.The Texas Department of Agriculture gave the following ti
Texas selected for Army Futures Command: Austin is headquarters of four-star restructure
WASHINGTON — Army leaders will announce on Friday that they have chosen Austin, Texas, as the location for a new command headquarters that will focus on how to modernize the service and prepare for future wars, U.S. officials said.
Atelier 1205: Figure, Flora, Fauna
Here's an exhibition of new works byAustin ceramic artistsClaire BresetteandJennifer Hill. Here's an exhibition of enigmatic narrative tiles and equally intriguing standalone objects. Here's an exhibition at Atelier 1205 that'swell worth your hungry eyes' time.