An Austin police officer shot and killed a man in North Austin early Friday, a police official said.
Neighbors work with sheriff's work release program to clean up Civil War era cemetery.
The battle for higher-education dollars begins as the Senate Finance Committee hears testimony on the funding needs of four state university systems.
Roughly a thousand people attended an anti gun control rally at the Texas Capitol Saturday.
When lawmakers sit down to work out the budget for the 2014-2015 term, State Comptroller Susan Combs says they will have more than $100 billion to work with.
The Austin district implemented the GPS program this school year at nine high schools, targeting the campuses with a high number of students who are chronically absent
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The claim that "everything is bigger in Texas" will likely gain further credence later this year, when the speed limit on a stretch of toll road between Austin and San Antonio hits 85 miles per hour -- the highest limit in the country.