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18 UT students arrested, protest possible cutbacks

At least 18 University of Texas students have been arrested outside the Austin school president's office in a protest against possible staff cutbacks. More>>

PISD teacher accused of using racial slur

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A Pflugerville teacher is accused of saying the N-word in the classroom.
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Wendy's employee becomes victim of 'smack cam game'

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A dangerous game that's gaining in popularity with young people is showing up in Austin. More>>

City considers $9M planning contract for new Austin Energy office

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Austin City leaders will consider a $9 million planning contract next week for a new Austin Energy building.
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North Austin home burglary caught on camera

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This is surveillance video from inside a home in the Ridge at Scofield Farms neighborhood. More>>

VA waives $20K debt it claimed widow of WWI survivor owed

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Three weeks ago we told you about a dispute between the Department of Veterans Affairs and the widow of a Pearl Harbor survivor. More>>

California bill reignites affirmative action fight

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Nearly 20 years after California became the first state to ban the use of race and ethnicity in college admissions, a proposal to reinstate affirmative action has sparked a backlash that is forging a new divide in the... More>>

Over a dozen deaths linked to lack of air conditioning in Texas prisons

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More than a dozen deaths are being linked to no air condition inside Texas prisons; something a new report is calling unconstitutional. More>>

NYPD Twitter hashtag backfires Video included

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A NYPD plan intended to better connect with the community seems to have backfired a bit. The police department asked its twitter followers to share pictures of themselves with New York City police officers using the hashtag "myNYPD." Some did share nice pictures, but others not so much.Some of the first pictures posted showed regular citizens standing with very friendly looking police officers.
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  • US to propose pay-for-priority Internet standards

    US to propose pay-for-priority Internet standards

    Thursday, April 24 2014 10:55 AM EDT2014-04-24 14:55:00 GMT
    The Federal Communications Commission is set to propose new Internet rules that would allow Internet service providers to charge content companies for faster delivery of their services over the so-called "last...
    The Federal Communications Commission is set to propose new Internet rules that would allow Internet service providers to charge content companies for faster delivery of their services over the so-called "last mile"...
  • Fetal tissue used to power Oregon homes

    Fetal tissue used to power Oregon homes

    Thursday, April 24 2014 10:34 AM EDT2014-04-24 14:34:27 GMT
    An Oregon county commission has ordered an incinerator to stop accepting boxed medical waste to generate electricity after learning the waste it's been burning may include tissue from aborted fetuses from...
    An Oregon county commission has ordered an incinerator to stop accepting boxed medical waste to generate electricity after learning the waste it's been burning may include tissue from aborted fetuses from British...
  • EU, post-Soviet republics meet on partnership plan

    EU, post-Soviet republics meet on partnership plan

    Thursday, April 24 2014 10:15 AM EDT2014-04-24 14:15:02 GMT
    Amid Ukraine's deepening crisis, the presidents of post-Soviet republics and EU member states are gathering in Prague to save a project to boost their ties.
    Amid Ukraine's deepening crisis, the presidents of post-Soviet republics and EU member states gathered Thursday in Prague to save a project to boost their ties.
  • National SportsMore>>

  • Sharapova advances to Stuttgart quarterfinals

    Sharapova advances to Stuttgart quarterfinals

    Thursday, April 24 2014 10:25 AM EDT2014-04-24 14:25:17 GMT
    Top seed Agnieszka Radwanska defeated Italy's Roberta Vinci 6-3, 6-2 to book her quarterfinal place at the Porsche Grand Prix on Thursday.
    Defending champion Maria Sharapova defeated Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-4, 6-3 on Thursday to set up a Porsche Grand Prix quarterfinal clash with top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska.
  • When Bosh steps up, Heat reap benefits

    When Bosh steps up, Heat reap benefits

    Thursday, April 24 2014 10:15 AM EDT2014-04-24 14:15:13 GMT
    In Miami, it's called the Big Three for a reason.
    In Miami, it's called the Big Three for a reason.
  • Arab-Israeli women break ground on pro soccer team

    Arab-Israeli women break ground on pro soccer team

    Thursday, April 24 2014 10:05 AM EDT2014-04-24 14:05:48 GMT
    When the Israeli women's soccer team Hapoel Petah Tikva lost a number of its players to Israel's national team ahead of World Cup qualifiers, founder Rafi Subra made a decision that sets the team apart from...
    When the Israeli women's soccer team Hapoel Petah Tikva lost a number of its players to Israel's national team ahead of World Cup qualifiers, founder Rafi Subra made a decision that set the team apart from many of...
  • BusinessMore>>

  • Russia's Putin calls the Internet a 'CIA project'

    Russia's Putin calls the Internet a 'CIA project'

    Thursday, April 24 2014 10:54 AM EDT2014-04-24 14:54:56 GMT
    President Vladimir Putin has mocked the Internet as a CIA project and pledged to protect Russia's interests online.
    President Vladimir Putin on Thursday called the Internet a CIA project and made comments about Russia's biggest search engine Yandex, sending the company's shares plummeting.
  • Khodorkovsky criticizes Putin at Kiev forum

    Khodorkovsky criticizes Putin at Kiev forum

    Thursday, April 24 2014 10:54 AM EDT2014-04-24 14:54:47 GMT
    Mikhail Khodorkovsky, once Russia's most famous prisoner, has harshly criticized Russian President Vladimir Putin over the annexation of Crimea and Russian pressure against Ukraine.
    Mikhail Khodorkovsky, once Russia's most famous prisoner, has harshly criticized Russian President Vladimir Putin over the annexation of Crimea and Russian pressure against Ukraine.
  • Smart Spending: Get your groove on, on a budget

    Smart Spending: Get your groove on, on a budget

    Thursday, April 24 2014 10:44 AM EDT2014-04-24 14:44:41 GMT
    As the air gets warmer and spring blossoms, the season of music festivals is upon us. From Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Tennessee in June to Lollapalooza in Chicago in August, music lovers across the...
    As the air gets warmer and spring blossoms, the season of music festivals is upon us. From Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Tennessee in June to Lollapalooza in Chicago in August, music lovers across the country will...
  • EntertainmentMore>>

  • Camilla's brother dies in New York of head injury

    Camilla's brother dies in New York of head injury

    Thursday, April 24 2014 10:55 AM EDT2014-04-24 14:55:07 GMT
    The Prince of Wales and his wife, Camilla, are "utterly devastated" by the death of her brother, who fell outside a hotel bar and suffered a head injury.
    The Prince of Wales and his wife, Camilla, are "utterly devastated" by the death of her brother, who fell outside a Manhattan hotel bar and suffered a head injury, British royal officials said.
  • Kate shows off new royal style in Down Under tour

    Kate shows off new royal style in Down Under tour

    Thursday, April 24 2014 8:45 AM EDT2014-04-24 12:45:47 GMT
    Kate's dilemma: What to pack for a two-week trip, when your itinerary includes everything from state receptions and church services to toddler playdates and cricket games?
    Kate's dilemma: What to pack for a two-week trip, when your itinerary includes everything from state receptions and church services to toddler playdates and cricket games?
  • Bronze statue of Roger Ebert to be unveiled

    Bronze statue of Roger Ebert to be unveiled

    Thursday, April 24 2014 8:26 AM EDT2014-04-24 12:26:00 GMT
    A life-sized bronze statue of esteemed movie critic Roger Ebert will be unveiled outside the central Illinois theater that hosts the annual film festival he started, "Ebertfest."
    Roger Ebert's final blog posting last April ended with his hopeful sign-off: "I'll see you at the movies." The award-winning film critic died two days later.
  • FOX 7 FeaturesMore>>

  • 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
  • Hospital Heroes

    Hospital Heroes

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