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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Austin Police Use Social Media to Recruit Future OfficersAustin police have credited use of social media and information sessions for wo
Austin Police Use Social Media to Recruit Future Officers
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 7 hours ago
Austin police have credited use of social media and information sessions for women with helping attract more potential officers. The Austin American-Statesman reports the police academy in November will begin training 110 men and women. The... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Man charged after South Austin hit-run crashAUSTIN - Police have charged a man after he allegedly struck a pedestrian who l
Man charged after South Austin hit-run crash
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 8 hours ago
AUSTIN - Police have charged a man after he allegedly struck a pedestrian who later died from his injuries. Austin police said Jesus Juarez, Jr., 23, was traveling westbound on West William Cannon Drive shortly after 11 p.m. Aug. 20 when he struck... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Man dies from injuries in Anderson Lane crashAUSTIN - Police said an 88-year-old man died from injuries he sustained in an A
Man dies from injuries in Anderson Lane crash
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 8 hours ago
AUSTIN - Police said an 88-year-old man died from injuries he sustained in an Aug. 23 crash in North Austin. APD said William Barnet, 88, was the passenger in a Honda Accord that was struck by a VW Touareg around 1 p.m. Aug. 23 in the 2400 block of... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Woman allegedly crashes into school fence while drunkAUSTIN - Police have charged a woman with felony DWI after she allegedly crashe
Woman allegedly crashes into school fence while drunk
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 10 hours ago
AUSTIN - Police have charged a woman with felony DWI after she allegedly crashed into a fence at a South Austin school Friday afternoon. According to an arrest affidavit, officers were dispatched to the 3200 block of West Slaughter Lane around 5:50... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Austin police use social media to recruit future officers2016 photo, Amanda Padilla of Ennis, Texas, looks at some materials at an infor
Austin police use social media to recruit future officers
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 hours ago
2016 photo, Amanda Padilla of Ennis, Texas, looks at some materials at an information session for female recruits at the Austin Police Department Recruiting Office. Austin police have credited use of social media and information sessions for... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Austin police use social media to recruit future officersAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have credited use of social media and inform
Austin police use social media to recruit future officers
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 12 hours ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have credited use of social media and information sessions for women with helping attract more potential officers. The Austin American-Statesman (http://atxne.ws/2bUgw2L ) reports the police academy in November... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Austin police use social media to recruit future officersAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have credited use of social media and inform
Austin police use social media to recruit future officers
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 12 hours ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have credited use of social media and information sessions for women with helping attract more potential officers. The Austin American-Statesman (http://atxne.ws/2bUgw2L ) reports the police academy in November... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Austin police use social media to recruit future officersAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have credited use of social media and inform
Austin police use social media to recruit future officers
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 12 hours ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have credited use of social media and information sessions for women with helping attract more potential officers. The Austin American-Statesman (http://atxne.ws/2bUgw2L ) reports the police academy in November... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Austin police use social media to recruit future officersAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have credited use of social media and inform
Austin police use social media to recruit future officers
KTXS Abilene / Posted 12 hours ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have credited use of social media and information sessions for women with helping attract more potential officers. The Austin American-Statesman (http://atxne.ws/2bUgw2L ) reports the police academy in November... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Austin police use social media to recruit future officersAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have credited use of social media and inform
Austin police use social media to recruit future officers
KXXV Waco / Posted 12 hours ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have credited use of social media and information sessions for women with helping attract more potential officers. The Austin American-Statesman (http://atxne.ws/2bUgw2L ) reports the police academy in November... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Mass illness among users of Spice street drug a nationwide trend, experts sayAustin, Texas, where about 70 people were sickened and dozens were taken to the
Mass illness among users of Spice street drug a nationwide trend, experts say
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Austin, Texas, where about 70 people were sickened and dozens were taken to the hospital, according to published reports. Austin police arrested 10 people on suspicion of distributing Spice. “It’s dangerous,” Austin police Lt. Kurt Thomas told... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Number of K2 patients in Austin rises FridayAUSTIN - After a spike in emergency calls for the synthetic drugs K2, Austin po
Number of K2 patients in Austin rises Friday
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
AUSTIN - After a spike in emergency calls for the synthetic drugs K2, Austin police are working to figure out where the supply is coming from and how they can get the dealers out of Austin. On Friday morning, Austin-Travis County EMS said medics... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Detailed security in place for this weekend's Austin PRIDE festival, paradehe said. With as many as 300,000 coming to the PRIDE festival and parade this
Detailed security in place for this weekend's Austin PRIDE festival, parade
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 3 days ago
he said. With as many as 300,000 coming to the PRIDE festival and parade this weekend, the organization is working with Austin Police, The Department of Public Safety and private security firms to make sure the crowd stays safe. Some uniformed... Read more
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11 News Houston
Number of K2 patients in Austin rises FridayAUSTIN - After a spike in emergency calls for the synthetic drugs K2, Austin po
Number of K2 patients in Austin rises Friday
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
AUSTIN - After a spike in emergency calls for the synthetic drugs K2, Austin police are working to figure out where the supply is coming from and how they can get the dealers out of Austin. On Friday morning, Austin-Travis County EMS said medics... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Number of K2 patients in Austin rises Fridayresponded to more than 60 K2 incidents involving 69 patients in the last 36 hou
Number of K2 patients in Austin rises Friday
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 3 days ago
responded to more than 60 K2 incidents involving 69 patients in the last 36 hours. At a Friday afternoon press conference, Austin Police said an investigation has led them to believe the recent shipments of K2 coming into Austin are coming from the... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Police SUV for Gay Pride weekend almost nixedAUSTIN - An Austin police SUV for Gay Pride weekend almost didn’t make it to th
Police SUV for Gay Pride weekend almost nixed
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 3 days ago
AUSTIN - An Austin police SUV for Gay Pride weekend almost didn’t make it to the street. Internal city emails obtained by the KVUE Defenders and Austin American-Statesman show a top city official strongly questioned the markings on the car and... Read more
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CBS News
K2 drug users "playing a game of Russian roulette"Overnight, Austin Police, Fire and EMS set up a command post downtown near the
K2 drug users "playing a game of Russian roulette"
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
Overnight, Austin Police, Fire and EMS set up a command post downtown near the Austin Resource Center for the Homeless. As of around 3:30 a.m., most emergency personnel had left the area. Thursday, ATCEMS was treating the area like a mass-casualty... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Austin police bust three who may be linked to K2 salesspike in people who got sick from K2 in Austin this week may have come from thr
Austin police bust three who may be linked to K2 sales
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
spike in people who got sick from K2 in Austin this week may have come from three dealers the police arrested Thursday. Austin police Lt. Kurt Thomas told the newspaper three people were identified as persons of interest after authorities... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
More Than 50 Sick In Austin After Alleged Synthetic Drug Useresponders in downtown Austin have treated more than 50 people who got sick aft
More Than 50 Sick In Austin After Alleged Synthetic Drug Use
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
responders in downtown Austin have treated more than 50 people who got sick after allegedly using synthetic marijuana. Austin police on Thursday detained three people, pending formal charges, as part of the investigation into the overdoses of... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Dozens Treated in Austin for K2 Drug Useresponders in downtown Austin have treated dozens of people who got sick after
Dozens Treated in Austin for K2 Drug Use
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
responders in downtown Austin have treated dozens of people who got sick after allegedly using synthetic marijuana. Austin police on Thursday detained three people, pending formal charges, as part of the investigation into the overdoses of... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
69 people treated after new batch of K2 circulates downtownto K2. Medics have treated a total of 69 patients in downtown Austin. So far no
69 people treated after new batch of K2 circulates downtown
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
to K2. Medics have treated a total of 69 patients in downtown Austin. So far no one has died. Around 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Austin Police says using cameras downtown, officers in the Real Time Crime Center identified possible suspects. Officers took... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
More than 50 sick in Austin after alleged synthetic drug useresponders in downtown Austin have treated more than 50 people who got sick aft
More than 50 sick in Austin after alleged synthetic drug use
KTXS Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
responders in downtown Austin have treated more than 50 people who got sick after allegedly using synthetic marijuana. Austin police on Thursday detained three people, pending formal charges, as part of the investigation into the overdoses of... Read more
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KXXV Waco
More than 50 sick in Austin after alleged synthetic drug useresponders in downtown Austin have treated more than 50 people who got sick aft
More than 50 sick in Austin after alleged synthetic drug use
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
responders in downtown Austin have treated more than 50 people who got sick after allegedly using synthetic marijuana. Austin police on Thursday detained three people, pending formal charges, as part of the investigation into the overdoses of... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
More than 50 sick in Austin after alleged synthetic drug useresponders in downtown Austin have treated more than 50 people who got sick aft
More than 50 sick in Austin after alleged synthetic drug use
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 3 days ago
responders in downtown Austin have treated more than 50 people who got sick after allegedly using synthetic marijuana. Austin police on Thursday detained three people, pending formal charges, as part of the investigation into the overdoses of... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
More than 50 sick in Austin after alleged synthetic drug useresponders in downtown Austin have treated more than 50 people who got sick aft
More than 50 sick in Austin after alleged synthetic drug use
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 days ago
responders in downtown Austin have treated more than 50 people who got sick after allegedly using synthetic marijuana. Austin police on Thursday detained three people, pending formal charges, as part of the investigation into the overdoses of... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
More than 50 sick in Austin after alleged synthetic drug useresponders in downtown Austin have treated more than 50 people who got sick aft
More than 50 sick in Austin after alleged synthetic drug use
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 3 days ago
responders in downtown Austin have treated more than 50 people who got sick after allegedly using synthetic marijuana. Austin police on Thursday detained three people, pending formal charges, as part of the investigation into the overdoses of... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Austin police bust three who may be linked to K2 salesadverse K2 reactions. By Thursday at least 28 people were treated for adverse K
Austin police bust three who may be linked to K2 sales
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
adverse K2 reactions. By Thursday at least 28 people were treated for adverse K2 reactions, according to the newspaper. Austin police Lt. Kurt Thomas told the newspaper three people were identified as persons of interest after reviewing... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Future unknown for barriers along Hike-Bike Traila reminder of what they lost. Griffith was killed in May 2012 when Joseph Rosa
Future unknown for barriers along Hike-Bike Trail
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 3 days ago
a reminder of what they lost. Griffith was killed in May 2012 when Joseph Rosales fell asleep at the wheel, according to Austin police. Shortly after the accident, the city officials placed temporary barriers at the site. Officials in the Public... Read more
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NBC News
More than 20 treated after taking suspected K2 in Austinafter taking a substance believed to be the synthetic drug known as K2, authori
More than 20 treated after taking suspected K2 in Austin
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
after taking a substance believed to be the synthetic drug known as K2, authorities said. There were no deaths reported. Austin police Lt. Kurt Thomas said approximately 20 people in the city's downtown were treated, some of whom were... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Austin: Dozens Seek Medical Attention After K2 UseMedics say so far no one has died. The last time KXAN reported K2 being dealt
Austin: Dozens Seek Medical Attention After K2 Use
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
Medics say so far no one has died. The last time KXAN reported K2 being dealt across Austin was earlier this month when Austin police named 10 people accused of selling the drug. Seven of the suspects are still at large. Police say K2 is... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
K2 EMS calls spiking in Austin Thursdayat least 10 K2 related calls involving 12 patients since 7 a.m. Thursday. As of
K2 EMS calls spiking in Austin Thursday
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 4 days ago
at least 10 K2 related calls involving 12 patients since 7 a.m. Thursday. As of 1:30 p.m., EMS, along with Austin Fire and Austin Police, was actively working 4 calls with 8 patients in the downtown area. This is a breaking news story. Stay with... Read more
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Officer.com
Detective Suspended Over Facebook CommentsAUSTIN, Texas -- An Austin police detective was suspended last week over Facebo
Detective Suspended Over Facebook Comments
Officer.com / Posted 4 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas -- An Austin police detective was suspended last week over Facebook comments he made about the David Joseph shooting and the firing of officer Geoffrey Freeman. Jason Chiappardi, a 17-year Austin police veteran and a detective in the... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Man charged in slaying of woman at Austin gambling roomAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have arrested a man in the slaying of a woma
Man charged in slaying of woman at Austin gambling room
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 4 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have arrested a man in the slaying of a woman at an illegal gambling room during what investigators call a botched robbery attempt. Travis County jail records show 25-year-old David Bruce McKinley was being held... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Man charged in slaying of woman at Austin gambling roomAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have arrested a man in the slaying of a woma
Man charged in slaying of woman at Austin gambling room
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have arrested a man in the slaying of a woman at an illegal gambling room during what investigators call a botched robbery attempt. Travis County jail records show 25-year-old David Bruce McKinley was being held... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Man charged in slaying of woman at Austin gambling roomAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have arrested a man in the slaying of a woma
Man charged in slaying of woman at Austin gambling room
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 4 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have arrested a man in the slaying of a woman at an illegal gambling room during what investigators call a botched robbery attempt. Travis County jail records show 25-year-old David Bruce McKinley was being held... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Man charged in slaying of woman at Austin gambling roomDavid Bruce McKinley David Bruce McKinley AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Austin police
Man charged in slaying of woman at Austin gambling room
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
David Bruce McKinley David Bruce McKinley AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Austin police have arrested a man in the slaying of a woman at an illegal gambling room during what investigators call a botched robbery attempt. Travis County jail records show... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Man charged in slaying of woman at Texas gambling roomDavid Bruce McKinley David Bruce McKinley AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police
Man charged in slaying of woman at Texas gambling room
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
David Bruce McKinley David Bruce McKinley AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have arrested a man in the slaying of a woman at an illegal gambling room during what investigators call a botched robbery attempt. Travis County jail records show... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Man charged in slaying of woman at Austin gambling roomAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have arrested a man in the slaying of a woma
Man charged in slaying of woman at Austin gambling room
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have arrested a man in the slaying of a woman at an illegal gambling room during what investigators call a botched robbery attempt. Travis County jail records show 25-year-old David Bruce McKinley was being held... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Man charged in slaying of woman at Austin gambling roomAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have arrested a man in the slaying of a woma
Man charged in slaying of woman at Austin gambling room
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 4 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police have arrested a man in the slaying of a woman at an illegal gambling room during what investigators call a botched robbery attempt. Travis County jail records show 25-year-old David Bruce McKinley was being held... Read more
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11 News Houston
APD changing review process after controversial arrest videoAUSTIN - Austin Police are toughening the review process for officers' use of f
APD changing review process after controversial arrest video
11 News Houston / Posted 4 days ago
AUSTIN - Austin Police are toughening the review process for officers' use of force in response to what officials say was a breakdown following the controversial arrest of an Austin elementary school teacher last year. Until recently, an officer’s... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Bastrop mother calls for more no refusalsAUSTIN - Through labor day weekend, The Austin Police Department is conducting
Bastrop mother calls for more no refusals
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 5 days ago
AUSTIN - Through labor day weekend, The Austin Police Department is conducting an extended 'No-Refusal' initiative - meaning officers can get a warrant to draw blood from any suspected drunk driver who refuses to give a sample on their own. Jocelyn... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
APD changing review process after controversial arrest videoAUSTIN - Austin Police are toughening the review process for officers' use of f
APD changing review process after controversial arrest video
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 5 days ago
AUSTIN - Austin Police are toughening the review process for officers' use of force in response to what officials say was a breakdown following the controversial arrest of an Austin elementary school teacher last year. Until recently, an officer’s... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Couple sues City of Austin after red light crash with APD officerof Austin and their driver for more than a quarter of a million dollars in dama
Couple sues City of Austin after red light crash with APD officer
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 5 days ago
of Austin and their driver for more than a quarter of a million dollars in damages, after their vehicle was struck by an Austin police officer, who ran a red light, according to a lawsuit filed Monday afternoon. The lawsuit states on April 22,... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Woman arrested after heroin overdose with child in carAUSTIN - Austin Police said a woman is facing a charge of endangering a child a
Woman arrested after heroin overdose with child in car
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 5 days ago
AUSTIN - Austin Police said a woman is facing a charge of endangering a child after she allegedly overdosed on heroin and as emergency workers were trying to save her; the child almost choked on a chicken bone. According to Austin Police,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Travis GOP chairman pokes Donald Trump with 'child rapist' allegation outside Austin rallyof himself being kicked off the grounds of Trump's rally. The video shows what
Travis GOP chairman pokes Donald Trump with 'child rapist' allegation outside Austin rally
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
of himself being kicked off the grounds of Trump's rally. The video shows what appears to be Trump security and, later, Austin police ordering Morrow from the area around the arena, as Hillary Clinton supporters, reporters and other protesters... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Man arrested after woman overdoses on heroin with child in carAUSTIN - Austin Police said a man is facing a charge of endangering a child aft
Man arrested after woman overdoses on heroin with child in car
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 5 days ago
AUSTIN - Austin Police said a man is facing a charge of endangering a child after a woman allegedly overdosed on heroin and as emergency workers were trying to save her; the child almost choked on a chicken bone. According to Austin Police,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
'People want me dead for a dildo:' UT alumna behind 'Cocks not Glocks' protestcampuses. The event has also brought Jin some unwanted attention, including thr
'People want me dead for a dildo:' UT alumna behind 'Cocks not Glocks' protest
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
campuses. The event has also brought Jin some unwanted attention, including threats that prompted her to contact the Austin Police Department. The Houston Chronicle caught up with Jin, a 24-year-old San Antonio native who lives in Austin,... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Man arrested after fatal shooting at illegal game room in Austinwoman identified as Ga Young Chon was found with gunshot wounds in the illegal
Man arrested after fatal shooting at illegal game room in Austin
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 5 days ago
woman identified as Ga Young Chon was found with gunshot wounds in the illegal game room at around 10:39 p.m. The Austin Police Department said she died from her injuries a short time later. Two other men were also injured in the... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Four vehicles stolen at San Marcos apartment complexdriver of the Tundra was driving recklessly and abandoned the vehicle in Austin
Four vehicles stolen at San Marcos apartment complex
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 6 days ago
driver of the Tundra was driving recklessly and abandoned the vehicle in Austin before fleeing on foot. Officers with the Austin Police Department pursued the driver and he was arrested. The driver of the Honda drove to a residential area in... Read more
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Breitbart
Live Stream: Trump Talks Border Security to Packed House in Texas' Most Liberal Cityalso scheduled to appear with Mr. Trump according to his spokesman, Stanley Ger
Live Stream: Trump Talks Border Security to Packed House in Texas' Most Liberal City
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
also scheduled to appear with Mr. Trump according to his spokesman, Stanley Gerdes. The crowd is so large in Austin, the Austin Police Department just tweeted out that there is no more parking available. No more parking available at the Travis... Read more
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