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Austin pilot, 65, sentenced to federal prison for flying over 200 pounds of marijuana to Texas

AUSTIN - Months after an Austin-area pilot plead guilty to transporting over 200 pounds of marijuana on his aircraft, he has been sentenced to 37 months in federal prison. According to the Department of Justice, 65-year-old pilot Wayne Douglas Brunet was arrested in March when he landed his plane in

KVUE - 2017-09-22 22:40:12

Austin mother warns parents after daughter is kidnapped, police searching for suspect

AUSTIN - The mother of a child who was kidnapped Tuesday evening in central east Austin is warning other parents to keep an eye on their children. "It can happen to anybody. Period," said the woman who doesn't want her identity revealed. Her 7-year old daughter and 9-year old son were playing right

KVUE - 2017-09-22 22:33:35

See why Northwest Austin home sales decreased 21 percent from August 2016

The number of single-family homes sold fell in Northwest Austin in August, decreasing 21 percent compared to the same time last year, according to a report released Wednesday by the Austin Board of Realtors. ABoR board President Brandy Guthrie said that fewer single-family homes on the market in Nor

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2017-09-22 21:44:49

Austin pilot sentenced for transporting marijuana in his plane

AUSTIN (KXAN) - An Austin pilot will have to spend 37 months in federal prison and pay a fine after he tried to distribute marijuana using his plane. Wayne Douglas Brunet, 65, was sentenced Friday on a charge of possession with intent to distribute between 50 and 100 kilograms of marijuana. Authorit

KXAN - 2017-09-22 21:37:03

Austin police search for attempted kidnapping suspect

Police are searching for an attempted kidnapping suspect who was driving a Mercury Grand Marquis Sept. 19 (APD Photo) AUSTIN (KXAN) - The Austin Police Department is asking the public for help after a child escaped from a potential kidnapping situation in east Austin earlier this week. According t

KXAN - 2017-09-23 00:31:12

Speed cushion debate resurfaces in Northwest Austin, meeting set for Sunday

Two neighborhoods near Spicewood Springs Road are hoping to relay concerns about speed cushion installation in Northwest Austin to the Austin Transportation Department. Residents of the Mountain and Balcones Village/Spicewood neighborhoods are meeting with the department at 4:30 p.m. Sunday at the B

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2017-09-22 19:21:27

Austin closes mega shelter after relocating remaining evacuees

AUSTIN (KXAN) - The city of Austin closed the city's mega shelter Friday afternoon after transitioning the remaining evacuees staying there to their home towns, local hotels, housing in other communities or elsewhere in the Austin area, said Jacob Dirr, spokesperson for the city's Office of Homeland

KXAN - 2017-09-23 20:53:00

Austinites stage eat-in at local bakery following gun-rights activist's attack

Chocolate cupcakes are one of the items offered at Blackbird Bakery, an all gluten-free shop in Lakeway. Owner belives customers will see more gluten-free restaurants like her's in the future. Photo: KXAN AUSTIN (KXAN)- Austinites are staging an eat-in at french bakery Baguette et Chocolat Saturda

KXAN - 2017-09-23 15:36:35

Papalote opens third Austin location

Papalote opened its third Austin location on Sept. 3 at 3632 S Congress Ave., Austin. The restaurant offers Mexican offerings such as tacos, tortas and tostadas in addition to aguas frescas, beer and margaritas. Papalote opened its third Austin location on Sept. 3 at 3632 S Congress Ave., Austin. Th

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2017-09-22 17:00:49

Crews respond to commercial building fire in NW Austin

AUSTIN - The Austin Fire Department responded to a fire at a large commercial building in NW Austin early Saturday morning. The fire started just before 8 a.m. on Roxie Drive, near Research Blvd. Fire officials say when they arrived, there was heavy fire inside of a printing press and t-shirt shop f

KVUE - 2017-09-23 15:43:04

Wilson from 'Cast Away' bounces into South Austin

AUSTIN - According to a recent Reddit post published Thursday, South Austin has a new resident and he's quite the celebrity. It appears Wilson the world's most famous volleyball, last seen floating away from Chuck Noland's (Tom Hanks) makeshift raft in the movie "Cast Away," somehow found his way to

KVUE - 2017-09-22 21:39:37

Iran Tests New Ballistic Missile Unveiled At Military Parade

Iran has successfully test-fired a new long-range ballistic missile that can carry several warheads to hit multiple targets, local media reported. The test comes hours after the locally-made missile was unveiled at a military parade in Tehran. Footage aired by the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcast

INFOWARS - 2017-09-23 14:42:53

New 6.2 Mag Quake Hits Mexico City, Citizens Pour Into Streets

Earthquake warning sirens are currently sounding in Mexico City while the head of the city government has advised that emergency protocols have been activated following a 6.4 temblor in the city of Ixtepec in the southern state of Oaxaca. Initial reports from the Mexican Seismological authority said

INFOWARS - 2017-09-23 15:51:17

Beijing Adopts New Tactic for S. China Sea Claims

The Chinese government recently unveiled a new legal tactic to promote Beijing's aggressive claim to own most of the strategic South China Sea. The new narrative that critics are calling "lawfare," or legal warfare, involves a shift from China's so-called "9-Dash Line" ownership covering most of the

INFOWARS - 2017-09-22 23:18:38

'Get That Son of a Bitch Off The Field'! : Why Trump's Statement Can Save America

Trump slayed the NFL dragon during a rally in Huntsville, Alabama, calling out the franchise for failing to address players disrespectful to the National Anthem and the American Flag. Alex Jones breaks down how Trump's remarks are the key to defeating the globalist stranglehold on culture and herita

INFOWARS - 2017-09-23 21:19:56

Clinton: Women 'Disrespecting Themselves' By Supporting Trump

Hillary Clinton said Saturday that some women are "publicly disrespecting themselves" in their support of President Trump. "When I see women doing that, I think why are they publicly disrespecting themselves? Why are they opening the door to have someone say that about them in their workplace? In a

INFOWARS - 2017-09-23 19:18:34

Study: New Engineered Antibody Can Kill 99% of HIV Strains

Thanks to the collaborative efforts of the US National Institute of Health and Sanofi, a pharmaceutical company, scientists have created a super-powered antibody that can eradicate 99 percent of HIV strains. In a study published in the journal Science, researchers combined three antibodies to create

INFOWARS - 2017-09-23 17:35:40

Elizabeth Warren Confronted Over Wealth: 'It's Not Hypocrisy'

Sen. Elizabeth Warren was forced to defend her wealth despite her frequent attacks on the rich after she was confronted by a Boston radio host earlier this week. Ms. Warren, a Massachusetts Democrat who frequently attacks big banks and Wall Street, ran into WRKO radio host Jeff Kuhner at the studio

INFOWARS - 2017-09-23 16:45:45

Watch: Crowd Chants 'Lock Her Up' - Trump Explains How It Could Happen

President Donald Trump told an energized crowd what they needed to do if they wanted to see Hillary Clinton prosecuted for her alleged crimes while speaking in Alabama on Friday night. Trump told the packed crowd that if "Crooked Hillary" had won the election, they "would not have a Second Amendment

INFOWARS - 2017-09-23 16:34:21

Globalist Mag: Trump Wouldn't Be President If He Wasn't White

Despite America electing Barack Obama - a black man - as president for two terms, a globalist publication claims that President Donald Trump was only elected because he is white. "It is insufficient to state the obvious of Donald Trump: that he is a white man who would not be president were it not f

INFOWARS - 2017-09-23 16:33:41