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  • Lots of sun high of 97 on Tuesday for Central Texas

    American-Statesman - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Seasonal conditions with highs in the upper 90s should continue Tuesday in Central Texas, the National Weather Service.The high will be near 97 degrees under sunny skies with a heat index value as ...

  • Two men sentenced for trying to bribe Austin judge in Los Zetas case

    American-Statesman - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Two men have been sentenced to one year and a month in prison for attempting to bribe the federal judge in Austin presiding over a $65 million money laundering case with ties to Los Zetas, the ...

  • Friends and family gather to support Greg Kelley

    KTBC - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Friends and family of convicted sex offender Greg Kelley gathered to show their support at a rally Monday night at the Williamson County Jail.Kelley was convicted on two counts of super aggravated ...

  • San Marcos police asking for help in locating missing teen

    KTBC - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    San Marcos police are asking for the public's help in locating a missing teen. 15-year-old Cassidy Castro was last seen in the 100 block of Autumn Cove in San Marcos about 3:45 a.m. Monday. ...

  • House explodes near Willis

    KTBC - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Three people are hurt in a house explosion near Willis.The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office says the blast was reported around 5:00 a.m. this morning.FOX 7's sister station in Houston, ...

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  • Texas students home safe after Israel visit

    KTBC - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    43 Texas students are home safe after visiting Israel when the fighting began.The group was there as part of the Congregation Emanuel. They had been in Israel for three weeks.Due to missiles being ...

  • Special needs child gets new tricycle

    KTBC - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Last week we told you about a special needs boy whose tricycle was stolen. After hearing what happened a company contacted FOX 7 to make him a new ...

  • Jones Energy adds high-profile oil executive to board

    Austin Business Journal - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Jones Energy Inc. (NYSE: JONE) said Tuesday that it has appointed Robb Voyles to serve as an independent board director and member of the company's audit committee. Jones Energy Inc. (NYSE: ...

  • EZCorp paid hefty consulting fees to firm owned by sole stockholder

    Austin Business Journal - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    EZCorp Inc. has paid millions of dollars in consulting fees to a firm owned by EZCorps sole Class B shareholder, Phillip Cohen, who shook up the company's management last week, regulatory ...

  • Is your event coming up Find out how Austins meeting facilities rank

    Austin Business Journal - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    The Mike Campbell-Bobby Moses, Jr., Football Trophy Room is the perfect venue that showcases the history, pride and tradition of the UT football program. Click the image to see a slideshow of some ...

  • Motorcyclist dead after crash in near Lakeway

    American-Statesman - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    A motorcyclist is dead after crashing into a tree near Lakeway Monday night, the Texas Department of Public Safety said.Authorities have not released his identity. Paramedics on the scene said he ...

  • Bastrop sheriff’s deputy Taser was ‘best course of action’

    American-Statesman - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    A Bastrop County sheriff's deputy who used his Taser on a high school student last year, causing him to hit his head and leaving him with brain damage, first tried to subdue the teen after he ...

  • Family faces hurdles in recovery of Lake Travis drowning victim

    American-Statesman - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    The family of a drowning victim that has raised thousands of dollars to recover his body from the murky depths of Lake Travis is now facing bureaucratic tape that has stalled its efforts.Song Hy ...

  • Marble Falls takes pre-emptive stance against housing refugees

    American-Statesman - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    No one has floated a proposal to bring Central American refugees to Marble Falls. But this Hill Country town of 6,000 has put its objections on the record just the same.The Marble Falls City Council ...

  • Austin school district joins Obama’s ‘Keeper’ initiative

    American-Statesman - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    The Austin district is among 60 school systems that will join President Barack Obama's "My Brother's Keeper" initiative to improve educational outcomes for Hispanic and ...

  • Motel security guard charged with murder

    American-Statesman - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Jonathan Cook was in his car outside the Budget Lodge in North Austin on Friday night when police say a security guard at the motel fired at least two shots at him.Cook, who police said did not ...

  • Herman All systems go for another Perry presidential campaign

    American-Statesman - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    I don't know about you, but I admire folks who don't take "Are you kidding?" for an answer.Longtime area resident James R. Perry is that kind of guy. He applied for a job a few ...

  • Local home sales up 3 percent at midyear

    American-Statesman - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    In a positive report for the local housing market, Central Texas home sales rose 3 percent for the first half of this year compared to midyear year, which could keep 2014 on track to exceed last ...

  • It begins First seven candidates file for Austin City Council races

    American-Statesman - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Considering there are more than 50 people eyeing 10 district-based seats on the Austin City Council -- plus at least six hopefuls for mayor -- the city clerk's office was relatively quiet ...

  • Central Texas home sales stay on record pace

    American-Statesman - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    It's shaping up to be another record-breaking year for Central Texas home sales, as a crush of buyers continues to compete for a limited supply of properties.For the first six months of this ...

  • Motorcycle hits tree in West Travis Co.

    KTBC - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Travis County Deputies and DPS are investigating a motorcycle crash in West Travis County.It happened on Siesta Shores Drive, near Lake Travis.Authorities say a motorcycle hit a tree.According to ...

  • Back from DL Martinez returns to Bronx roots

    Texas Rangers - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Nick Martinez remembers making the 10-minute trips from his school to Yankee Stadium just a few years ago. From 2009-11, Martinez played at Fordham University, and in his free time, he enjoyed ...

  • Soto Smolinski exit early after sparking rally

    Texas Rangers - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Email NEW YORK -- The Rangers scored three runs in the top of the sixth inning of their 4-2 win over the Yankees on Monday night but lost two players during the rally. Both are hoping their injuries ...

  • Ankle sprain improving Choo back in outfield

    Texas Rangers - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Shin-Soo Choo was back in the outfield for the Rangers on Monday night for the first time since July 9. He is still dealing with a sprained left ankle but wants to play in the outfield as much as ...

  • Rangers pending transaction wont involve Rios

    Texas Rangers - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Nick Martinez from the disabled list so he can start against the Yankees. The Rangers currently have 11 active pitchers, including seven relievers, so manager Ron Washington said the club will have ...

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