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Rollingwood police bust mail theft ring

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Rollingwood police say they've taken down a mail theft ring that has been preying on residents in Western Travis County for a year. One of the victims is out $40,000. Officer Joel Martin has a box full More>>

More charges added in South By Southwest crash

A driver already charged with capital murder now is facing additional charges weeks after he plowed into a late-night crowd during the South By Southwest festival in Austin. More>>

Abbott: Armed school employees OK under Texas law

Attorney General Greg Abbott says Texas school districts that authorize employees to carry handguns aren't violating state law. More>>

After city decision, Austin breweries ready to put 'tasting rooms' to use

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Ben Sabel with Circle Brewing Company in Austin says when they opened up shop three and a half years ago, something was clearly missing. "So we couldn't sell a drop of beer on site so we had to give all More>>

Park closures put damper on Easter tradition

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Some Austin families will have to do without an Easter tradition this year because of the Halloween flooding in South Austin. It's been six months since the Halloween floods and Richard Moya Park is still More>>

Twin boys fight off carjacker

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Police in San Antonio are crediting twins for stopping a kidnapper. The children were in their car when a random stranger jumped in and drove away with three boys, 7-year-old twins and a 1-year old baby. Police More>>

One dead in motorcycle accident

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One man is dead after an accident involving a motorcycle Friday morning. More>>

Pope washes feet of elderly, disabled in rite

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Pope Francis washed the feet of 12 disabled and elderly people Thursday - women and non-Catholics among them - in a pre-Easter ritual designed to show his willingness to serve others like a "slave." More>>

Austin City Council approves voucher resolution

Leaders of a Central Texas city have adopted a resolution barring landlords from summarily rejecting applicants who want to use federal vouchers to pay the rent. More>>

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  • Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

    Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

    Sunday, April 20 2014 2:22 PM EDT2014-04-20 18:22:52 GMT
    Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, has died at 76.
    By GREG BEACHAM AP Sports Writer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, died Sunday. He was 76.
  • Miss America: Rethink suspension over prom query

    Miss America: Rethink suspension over prom query

    Sunday, April 20 2014 2:12 PM EDT2014-04-20 18:12:45 GMT
    Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a high school senior who asked her to prom during the question-and-answer portion of an assembly.
    Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a high school senior who asked her to prom during the question-and-answer portion of an assembly.
  • In Colorado, a pot holiday tries to go mainstream

    In Colorado, a pot holiday tries to go mainstream

    Sunday, April 20 2014 2:03 PM EDT2014-04-20 18:03:16 GMT
    The 4/20 stoner holiday is going mainstream in Colorado.
    Once the province of activists and stoners, the traditional pot holiday of April 20 has gone mainstream in the first state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana.
  • National SportsMore>>

  • Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

    Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

    Sunday, April 20 2014 2:22 PM EDT2014-04-20 18:22:52 GMT
    Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, has died at 76.
    By GREG BEACHAM AP Sports Writer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, died Sunday. He was 76.
  • Wawrinka beats Federer to win Monte Carlo Masters

    Wawrinka beats Federer to win Monte Carlo Masters

    Sunday, April 20 2014 1:52 PM EDT2014-04-20 17:52:44 GMT
    Stanislas Wawrinka won the Monte Carlo Masters for the first time after rallying to beat Roger Federer 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-2 in an all-Swiss final on Sunday.
    Stanislas Wawrinka won the Monte Carlo Masters for the first time Sunday, rallying to beat Roger Federer 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-2 in a rare all-Swiss final.
  • Harper back in Nationals lineup after benching

    Harper back in Nationals lineup after benching

    Sunday, April 20 2014 12:22 PM EDT2014-04-20 16:22:55 GMT
    Bryce Harper will start Sunday in for the Nationals a day after he was replaced in the sixth inning for lack of hustle.
    Bryce Harper will start Sunday in for the Nationals a day after he was replaced in the sixth inning for lack of hustle.
  • BusinessMore>>

  • 'Capt. America' tops box office for third week

    'Capt. America' tops box office for third week

    Sunday, April 20 2014 2:12 PM EDT2014-04-20 18:12:41 GMT
    Captain America continues to vanquish box office foes, triumphing in ticket sales for the third consecutive week and beating formidable contender Johnny Depp.
    Captain America continues to vanquish box office foes, triumphing in ticket sales for the third consecutive week and dominating over megastar Johnny Depp's new movie.
  • General Mills scraps controversial new legal terms

    General Mills scraps controversial new legal terms

    Sunday, April 20 2014 1:52 PM EDT2014-04-20 17:52:39 GMT
    General Mills is scrapping a controversial plan to strip consumers of their right to sue the food company.
    General Mills is scrapping a controversial plan to strip consumers of their right to sue the food company.
  • Study: Fuels from corn waste not better than gas

    Study: Fuels from corn waste not better than gas

    Sunday, April 20 2014 1:13 PM EDT2014-04-20 17:13:59 GMT
    A study paid for by the federal government says biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term.
    Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term, a study shows, challenging the Obama administration's conclusions that they are a much cleaner oil...
  • EntertainmentMore>>

  • 'Capt. America' tops box office for third week

    'Capt. America' tops box office for third week

    Sunday, April 20 2014 2:12 PM EDT2014-04-20 18:12:41 GMT
    Captain America continues to vanquish box office foes, triumphing in ticket sales for the third consecutive week and beating formidable contender Johnny Depp.
    Captain America continues to vanquish box office foes, triumphing in ticket sales for the third consecutive week and dominating over megastar Johnny Depp's new movie.
  • Dealer wanted in US for art fraud nabbed in Spain

    Dealer wanted in US for art fraud nabbed in Spain

    Sunday, April 20 2014 12:13 PM EDT2014-04-20 16:13:02 GMT
    Spanish officials say a businessman suspected of having dealt in millions of dollars of fake art has been arrested during Easter festivities in southern Spain.
    A Spanish businessman suspected of having dealt in millions of dollars of fake art has been arrested during Easter festivities in southern Spain, officials said Sunday.
  • Mixed feelings for Garcia Marquez in hometown

    Mixed feelings for Garcia Marquez in hometown

    Sunday, April 20 2014 9:42 AM EDT2014-04-20 13:42:45 GMT
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez and his homeland had a relationship as conflicted as any in his twisting, impassioned novels.
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez and his homeland had a relationship as conflicted as any in the Nobel laureate's twisting and impassioned novels.
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  • Mugshot Madness

    Mugshot Madness

    Friday, October 18 2013 12:06 PM EDT2013-10-18 16:06:29 GMT
    Check out the most recent Central Texas mugshots in this gallery! All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty.
    Check out the most recent Central Texas mugshots in this gallery! All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty.
  • Crimewatch

    Crimewatch

    FOX 7's Noelle Newton investigates how law enforcement battle crime in the community
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    Hospital Heroes

    FOX 7 is honoring those who make a difference at a Children's Miracle Network Hospital.
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