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Perry in New Hampshire on arraignment date

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The case against Governor Rick Perry for abuse of power will see its first day in court. His arraignment begins today but Perry will not be present. Instead, he'll be in New Hampshire, a battle ground state, which could indicate another run at the White House. More>>

Exclusive Video: Leander patrol unit hit by drunk driver

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A Leander Police officer narrowly misses getting hit by a drunk driver while on a traffic stop.
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Unisex bathroom ordinance proposed

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In the near future, you may no longer have to wait in line to use the men's or women's room.
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Hepatitis A Exposure Alert

Hepatitis A 'exposure alert' issued for Whataburger near UT

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Austin Travis County Health and Human Services have issued a Hepatitis A Exposure Alert. An employee of a Whataburger restaurant located at 2800 Guadalupe Street in Austin has been diagnosed with hepatitis A virus.
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Kobin's Birthday Wish: Sticker books for children in Texas hospitals

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An Austin boy has a unique and selfless request this year for his 7th birthday.
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APD continues to search for bicycle burglar

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Austin police are still searching for a suspect, who they say stole multiple high-end bicycles from residents. More>>

Political commentator speaks on ISIS threat

Political commentator and author Austin Bay offers some insights into the ISIS threat and what he thinks President Obama can do.

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"Preacher" faces multiple charges for sex assault of 4-year-old

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A Williamson County man is facing multiple felony charges for the sexual assault of a 4-year-old girl at a Georgetown church in 2009. More>>

  • Debate: Are charges against Perry politically motivated?

    Debate: Are charges against Perry politically motivated?

     

    In the week since he was indicted for abuse of power and public coercion, Texas Governor Rick Perry and his supporters have insisted the charges against the Republican Governor are politically motivated. Joining us now for some political insight is GOP Strategist Matt Mackowiak. Matt you tweeted that Perry's arrest was a life-changing event for him.
  • Man diagnosed with ALS takes ice bucket challenge

    Man diagnosed with ALS takes ice bucket challenge

    Thursday, August 21 2014 8:18 PM EDT2014-08-22 00:18:21 GMT
    The ice bucket challenge started as a way to raise awareness for ALS, and it's had a really big impact on ALS organizations.
    The ice bucket challenge started as a way to raise awareness for ALS, and it's had a really big impact on ALS organizations.
  • American Ebola doc: 'I am thrilled to be alive'

    American Ebola doc: 'I am thrilled to be alive'

    Thursday, August 21 2014 7:25 PM EDT2014-08-21 23:25:34 GMT
    The Atlanta hospital where two American aid workers were brought after getting infected with the Ebola virus will hold a news conference to discuss their discharge.
    Calling it a "miraculous day," an American doctor infected with Ebola left his isolation unit and warmly hugged his doctors and nurses on Thursday, showing the world that he poses no public health threat one month after...
  • Man accused of suffocating woman dies in custody

    Man accused of suffocating woman dies in custody

    Thursday, August 21 2014 5:33 PM EDT2014-08-21 21:33:17 GMT
    A man accused of murder and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon has died while in custody at the Travis County Jail.
    A man accused of murder and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon has died while in custody at the Travis County Jail.
  • Correction

    Correction

    Thursday, August 21 2014 5:31 PM EDT2014-08-21 21:31:56 GMT
    We have a correction now to a story we ran at noon today and posted here.At noon, in a report about the Governor Rick Perry's indictment, we reported on an affidavit filed by former Travis County DA Chris Walling. We reported that Walling had been fired by District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg, and had made racially insensitive remarks during jury selection at a trial earlier this year.
    We have a correction now to a story we ran at noon today and posted here.At noon, in a report about the Governor Rick Perry's indictment, we reported on an affidavit filed by former Travis County DA Chris Walling. We reported that Walling had been fired by District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg, and had made racially insensitive remarks during jury selection at a trial earlier this year.
  • McRaven confirmed as new UT system chancellor

    McRaven confirmed as new UT system chancellor

    Navy Adm. William McRaven is set to be formally hired as chancellor of the University of Texas System.
    Navy Adm. William McRaven is the next chancellor of the University of Texas System.
  • APD: Zero tolerance for breaking laws in school zones

    APD: Zero tolerance for breaking laws in school zones

    Thursday, August 21 2014 3:46 PM EDT2014-08-21 19:46:36 GMT
    Don't even think about speeding through a school zone once children are back in class.
    Don't even think about speeding through a school zone once children are back in class.
  • Perry campaign funds to cover future legal costs

    Perry campaign funds to cover future legal costs

    Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry says any future legal bills he incurs fighting two felony indictments will be paid for with campaign funds, not taxpayer dollars.
    Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry says any future legal bills he incurs fighting two felony indictments will be paid for with campaign funds, not taxpayer dollars.
  • Project delay could cause problems for school traffic

    Project delay could cause problems for school traffic

    Thursday, August 21 2014 8:19 AM EDT2014-08-21 12:19:33 GMT
    Next week, kids in the Round Rock School District will be heading back to school. But for some students and their parents, it might be a little harder to get there this year due to the Martin Hill Transmission Main Project.
    Next week, kids in the Round Rock School District will be heading back to school. But for some students and their parents, it might be a little harder to get there this year due to the Martin Hill Transmission Main Project.
  • Potential financial aid scam

    Potential financial aid scam

    Thursday, August 21 2014 8:19 AM EDT2014-08-21 12:19:33 GMT
    College students are coming in to town to get the school year started and the Better Business Bureau is warning that the need for extra money could cause students to get their identity stolen.
    College students are coming in to town to get the school year started and the Better Business Bureau is warning that the need for extra money could cause students to get their identity stolen.
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    Crimewatch

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

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

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    Mugshot Madness

    All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
    All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
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