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Bat Fest: Look but don't touch!

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The 10th Annual Bat Fest is this weekend and with all of the recent reports of rabies in the area, "Caution" is the word. More>>

New Obama birth control fixes for religious groups

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Seeking to quell a politically charged controversy, the Obama administration announced new measures Friday to allow religious nonprofits and some companies to opt out of paying for birth control
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Authorities seek 88-year-old missing Comal CO. woman

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Authorities are searching for an 88-year-old Comal County woman, who has been missing since Thursday afternoon. More>>

APD investigates death of man in custody

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Austin police are investigating a man's death in custody.Back on July 24, officers went to an attempted suicide call in the 2200 block of Willow Creek Drive.
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*Update* Perry's arraignment reset

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Governor Rick Perry's arraignment has been reset. Perry's defense team filed a waiver of arraignment with the 390th District Court judge.

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AISD PD Chief explains inappropriate student teacher relationship

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Parents at one elementary school may have more than the typical first day jitters after a teacher was arrested over the summer for sexually assaulting a child.
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UT students Mooov-In to dorms

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Saying goodbye isn't always easy especially for parents sending their kids off to college.
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  • Southwest Airlines makes emergency landing

    Southwest Airlines makes emergency landing

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:04 PM EDT2014-08-22 21:04:12 GMT
    Scary moments Friday for some Southwest Airline passengers headed for Austin. A tire blew during take-off and the pilot had to make an emergency landing.
    Scary moments Friday for some Southwest Airline passengers headed for Austin. A tire blew during take-off and the pilot had to make an emergency landing.
  • New fear: What happens in Ferguson if no charges?

    New fear: What happens in Ferguson if no charges?

    Friday, August 22 2014 11:35 PM EDT2014-08-23 03:35:13 GMT
    The streets of Ferguson have been peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions have been subsiding in the St. Louis suburb where unrest had erupted for several nights after a white police officer fatally...
    Conditions calmed this week in Ferguson after nights of sometimes violent unrest stemming from the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer. But a delicate and crucial question lingers: What happens...
  • Students take Food Stamp Challenge

    Students take Food Stamp Challenge

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:02 PM EDT2014-08-22 23:02:41 GMT
    A nutrition class at the University of Houston embarks on a food stamp challenge, eating for one week with just $25 to see if they can still make healthy food choices on a limited budget.
    A nutrition class at the University of Houston embarks on a food stamp challenge, eating for one week with just $25 to see if they can still make healthy food choices on a limited budget.
  • Reward offered for high-end bicycle burglar

    Reward offered for high-end bicycle burglar

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:28 PM EDT2014-08-22 21:28:23 GMT
    If you can help police catch a big-time bike thief, there will be some money it in for you.
    If you can help police catch a big-time bike thief, there will be some money it in for you.
  • Weekend gate fee implemented for 2014 Trail of Lights

    Weekend gate fee implemented for 2014 Trail of Lights

    Friday, August 22 2014 4:19 PM EDT2014-08-22 20:19:53 GMT
    The Trail of Lights Foundation voted to implement a weekend gate fee for the 2014 Trail of Lights.
    The Trail of Lights Foundation voted to implement a weekend gate fee for the 2014 Trail of Lights.
  • Bean bag chairs recalled after two children open them

    Bean bag chairs recalled after two children open them

    Friday, August 22 2014 11:51 AM EDT2014-08-22 15:51:45 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) -- About 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children, one a 13-year-old from McKinney, Texas, opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death.
    NEW YORK (AP) -- About 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children, one a 13-year-old from McKinney, Texas, opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death.
  • American Ebola doc urges help fighting outbreak

    American Ebola doc urges help fighting outbreak

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:45 AM EDT2014-08-22 14:45:54 GMT
    As one of few Ebola survivors with medical expertise, Dr. Kent Brantly seems keenly aware of the position his painful experience has put him in. He hasn't spoken yet about his plans, but spent much of his first...
    As one of few Ebola survivors with medical expertise, Dr. Kent Brantly seems keenly aware of the position his painful experience has put him in. He hasn't spoken yet about his plans, but spent much of his first public...
  • MH17 bodies returned as Malaysia battles fallout

    MH17 bodies returned as Malaysia battles fallout

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:34 AM EDT2014-08-22 13:34:43 GMT
    Carried by soldiers and draped in the national flag, coffins carrying Malaysian victims of Flight MH17 returned home Friday to a country still searching for those onboard another doomed jet and a government...
    Carried by soldiers and draped in the national flag, coffins carrying Malaysian victims of Flight MH17 returned home Friday to a country still searching for those onboard another doomed jet and a government battling the...
  • Hepatitis A Exposure Alert

    Hepatitis A 'exposure alert' issued for Whataburger near UT

    Hepatitis A 'exposure alert' issued for Whataburger near UT

    Thursday, August 21 2014 10:10 PM EDT2014-08-22 02:10:27 GMT
    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.
    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.
  • Exclusive Video: Leander patrol unit hit by drunk driver

    Exclusive Video: Leander patrol unit hit by drunk driver

    Thursday, August 21 2014 10:07 PM EDT2014-08-22 02:07:04 GMT
    A Leander Police officer narrowly misses getting hit by a drunk driver while on a traffic stop.
    A Leander Police officer narrowly misses getting hit by a drunk driver while on a traffic stop.
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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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    Find out more about our furry friends who have joined us in the studio.

  • Mugshot Madness

    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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