Stories tagged: Austin
Tue., Feb. 21, 2017, midnight
Lone Star envy: Spokane business group takes a peek to see what it takes to look like Austin
Austin often tops lists of “Coolest American cities.” It’s residents are young, educated and trend-setting and they’re reshaping how Americans think about urban areas.
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 10:45 p.m.
United Airlines: Pilot taken off San Francisco-bound flight
United Airlines says it’s investigating after a pilot was removed from a San Francisco-bound flight before it left Austin, Texas.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 12:53 p.m.
Texas governor blocks sheriff funds over ‘sanctuary cities’
Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott has blocked funding for the first time over so-called “sanctuary cities” after Austin’s sheriff stopped complying with all federal immigration detainers.
Sun., July 31, 2016, 2:34 p.m.
Officials: 1 dead, 3 hospitalized in Austin shooting
AUSTIN, Texas – A shooting in a crowded entertainment district in downtown Austin early Sunday caused a chaotic scene, leaving one woman dead and three others wounded and police searching …
Fri., April 8, 2016, 10:57 a.m.
Teen suspect faces murder charge in Austin student’s killing
A 17-year-old suspect will be charged with murder Friday in the killing of a University of Texas dance major whose body was found in a creek on campus in Austin, …
Wed., March 2, 2016, 10:16 a.m.
Obama’s SXSW appearance will be first for a U.S. president
POTUS will be making a debut appearance this year at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas.
Sat., June 6, 2015, midnight
Will Austin’s Bruce Jenner Lane change?
AUSTIN, Texas – Bruce Jenner’s transition to Caitlyn Jenner has made headlines worldwide this week. But here in Austin, the transition has caused some residents to scratch their heads and …
Thu., Feb. 18, 2010, 11:13 a.m.
Official: Plane crash pilot left anti-IRS Web note
A software engineer furious with the Internal Revenue Service plowed his small plane into an office building housing nearly 200 federal tax employees on Thursday, officials said, setting off a …
Thu., Jan. 15, 2009, midnight
Newest drug jargon: sit, stay, sniff
The dope has to be somewhere. Austin, Airway Heights’ new narcotics dog, is taut and jumpy as he follows his officer’s hand along the wall, sniffing and searching. He’s a …