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Man falls to his death at Mt. Bonnell

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Sunday afternoon the Austin Fire Department says a man fell about 100 feet to his death at Mt. Bonnell.Battalion Chief Palmer Buck says the Austin Fire Department got the call around 4:23 Sunday afternoon.
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Float Fest draws thousands of tubers to San Marcos River

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Thousands flocked to Martindale for a music festival on the San Marcos River Sunday. "You're going to come out, you're going to tube, you're going to watch great music, you're going to eat great food," said Float Fest Producer Marcus Federman.         More>>

UT students get safe ride home via uRide

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In a recent time-lapse video of 6th Street taken by ATX Safer Streets, the group asks: with only a certain amount of cabs and buses in town, "Who is going to take all of these people home?"
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Crash involving CapMetro bus

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A woman is in critical condition after reportedly slamming her car into a Capital Metro bus.It happened this Sunday morning at the intersection of Riverside and Grove. More>>

Police hope back to school event will help them reach immigrant community

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Austin police teamed up with local organizations to help educate families about safety at the Back to School Festival Saturday.Austin police and El Mundo hosted the event last year and about 300 people attended, this year there were more than triple that amount. More>>

UT tailgaters look forward to new season, new coach

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Saturday night was the first UT game of the season. And in true Texas tradition, tailgating was in full swing long before kickoff.We ran into one tailgate that's taken the concept to the extreme.
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Fatal crash on Hwy 290 and Berkman

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This one happened early this morning, police were called to East Austin on the 6400 block of Highway 290 and Berkman.
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Motorcycle fatal on Hwy 183 and Planeview Drive

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Earlier in the night a motorcyclist died after crashing into a vehicle just before midnight. It happened southbound on Highway 183 and Plainview Drive.
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APD no refusal weekend

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They want to make sure if you drink, you do not get behind the wheel. That is why APD is holding a no refusal weekend, until 5 a-m on Tuesday.
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  • Furniture store celebrates Aggie win with million dollar loss

    Furniture store celebrates Aggie win with million dollar loss

    Friday, August 29 2014 6:15 PM EDT2014-08-29 22:15:15 GMT
    A College Station furniture store opened for business celebrating an Aggie win and a million dollar loss. The owners are paying up on a promise to pay back customers if Texas AM won big Thursday night, which they did.
    A College Station furniture store opened for business celebrating an Aggie win and a million dollar loss. The owners are paying up on a promise to pay back customers if Texas AM won big Thursday night, which they did.
  • Abbott backs out of televised debate with Davis

    Abbott backs out of televised debate with Davis

    Republican Greg Abbott has backed out of a statewide televised debate in the Texas governor's race with Democrat Wendy Davis.
    Republican Greg Abbott has backed out of a statewide televised debate in the Texas governor's race with Democrat Wendy Davis.
  • Arrive Alive Central Texas

    Arrive Alive Central Texas

    Friday, August 29 2014 11:33 AM EDT2014-08-29 15:33:30 GMT
    This weekend 22 local law enforcement agencies are teaming up to keep everyone safe this Labor Day.The safe campaign is called "Arrive Alive Central Texas". It's a collaboration of multiple law enforcement agencies.
    This weekend 22 local law enforcement agencies are teaming up to keep everyone safe this Labor Day.The safe campaign is called "Arrive Alive Central Texas". It's a collaboration of multiple law enforcement agencies.
  • Texas commission OKs 'historical racing' terminals

    Texas commission OKs 'historical racing' terminals

    Texas Flag and CapitolTexas Flag and Capitol
    State regulators have approved an effort by racetrack owners to expand gambling to include racing terminals that look similar to slot machines.
    State regulators have approved an effort by racetrack owners to expand gambling to include racing terminals that look similar to slot machines.
  • Man gets life in prison in death at Tyler park

    Man gets life in prison in death at Tyler park

    A man convicted in the death of a woman caught in gang crossfire while at an East Texas park with her 3-year-old son has been sentenced to life in prison.
    A man convicted in the death of a woman caught in gang crossfire while at an East Texas park with her 3-year-old son has been sentenced to life in prison.
  • Fort Hood gunman Hasan wants to be ISIS member

    Fort Hood gunman Hasan wants to be ISIS member

    Friday, August 29 2014 9:22 AM EDT2014-08-29 13:22:37 GMT
    The 2009 Fort Hood gunman said he wants to become a member of the militant group ISIS. Ex-Army Major Nidal Hasan wrote a letter to the leader of ISIS requesting to become a citizen of the Islamic state, according to Fox News.
    The 2009 Fort Hood gunman said he wants to become a member of the militant group ISIS. Ex-Army Major Nidal Hasan wrote a letter to the leader of ISIS requesting to become a citizen of the Islamic state, according to Fox News.
  • NFL increases domestic violence penalties

    NFL increases domestic violence penalties

    Friday, August 29 2014 6:28 PM EDT2014-08-29 22:28:24 GMT
    Effective Thursday, NFL players will be suspended for six games if arrested for domestic violence. A second offense will result in a lifetime ban.
    Effective Thursday, NFL players will be suspended for six games if arrested for domestic violence. A second offense will result in a lifetime ban.
  • This Hour: Latest Texas news, sports, business and entertainment

    This Hour: Latest Texas news, sports, business and entertainment

    San Antonio authorities say a man who bludgeoned a Shar-Pei puppy to death has turned himself in.
    San Antonio authorities say a man who bludgeoned a Shar-Pei puppy to death has turned himself in.
  • Hands off: Next year, Austin drivers can't hold phones to ears on road

    Hands off: Next year, Austin drivers can't hold phones to ears on road

    Thursday, August 28 2014 9:09 PM EDT2014-08-29 01:09:48 GMT
    Austin City Council unanimously passed distracted hands fee ordinance Thursday.
    Austin City Council unanimously passed distracted hands fee ordinance Thursday.
  • Plan for magistration center proposed

    Plan for magistration center proposed

    Thursday, August 28 2014 10:32 PM EDT2014-08-29 02:32:15 GMT
    Austin police are looking for ways to improve efficiency when officers book people into jail.Chief Art Acevedo briefed the council Thursday on a possible plan for a magistration center.On average Austin police officers are spending 58 minutes in lines. They are waiting to book the person they arrested into the Travis County Jail downtown.The department is tracking the data as Chief Art Acevedo makes the case for a magistration center. This year, the city will pay the county $6.3 million dolla...
    Austin police are looking for ways to improve efficiency when officers book people into jail.Chief Art Acevedo briefed the council Thursday on a possible plan for a magistration center.On average Austin police officers are spending 58 minutes in lines. They are waiting to book the person they arrested into the Travis County Jail downtown.The department is tracking the data as Chief Art Acevedo makes the case for a magistration center. This year, the city will pay the county $6.3 million dolla...
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