Austin World leaders are descending on the Lone Star State for a summit focused on economic growth between the U.S. and China. They will be at the LBJ Presidential Library through Wednesday to discuss investment in the world's two largest economies. Our Jeff Stensland has details. 06:25 PM
Austin police say they arrested have 39-year-old Jacques DeCarlos Gracia and charged him with murder after he fled Don Dario's Cantina in Southeast Austin late Saturday night. Earlier, police had found 41-year-old Manuel Trejo shot to death at the restaurant.
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Texas freshman Myles Turner says he's leaving the Longhorns after one season to enter the NBA draft. Turner announced the move Monday in a video posted on YouTube. The 6-foot-11 forward has long been projected as a potential lottery pick in the draft.
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APD Reminds Drivers to Watch for Motorcycles
Four deadly motorcycle crashes have happened in Austin in the last week, so the Austin Police Department is out to remind drivers to be on the lookout for motorcycles. According to national statistics, Texas ranks third in the nation for motorcycle ownership. Last year, 13 motorcyclists lost their lives on Austin roadways. 06:54 PM
Texas Vietnam Veterans Honored at Capitol
On Monday, wreaths were laid at the Capitol's Vietnam Veterans Monument. Sunday marked the anniversary of the day the last U.S. combat troop left Vietnam in 1973 and has been named Texas Vietnam Veterans Day. 04:44 PM
Increasing Demand for Goat Milk
The nation's goat herd is up 2 percent, and producers say their sales are up 15 percent. More people are choosing alternative milk. Our Jess Mitchell shows us why. 03:47 PM
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Sports Night: Barnes Future in Doubt, Spurs Avenge Loss to Dallas and Local Leads at the Valero
Rick Barnes may be out soon as Texas' mens basketball coach. After falling to Dallas Tuesday night, the Spurs got a little payback Friday with a 94-76 win over the Mavs. Conditions were a lot easier for golfers in round two of the Valero Texas Open. Boerne resident Jimmy Walker fired a 67 (-5) and leads the tournament by one shot over Aaron Baddeley and Charley Hoffman. 02:00 PM
Capital Tonight: Abbott Visits Border, Week in Review
Governor Greg Abbott visits the border with a possible 2016 presidential candidate, and we look back at the headlines of this week at the Texas Legislature. 03/27/2015 05:56 PM
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Congress Debates Competing Bills About GMO Labeling
A dispute over the labeling of genetically engineered food is heating up on Capitol Hill. Lawmakers have filed competing bills on the issue of whether Americans should know if their food has genetically modified ingredients. Our Washington bureau reporter Geoff Bennett has the details. 07:10 PM
Some Residents Against Adding Toll Lanes to MoPac
Some Austin and Rollingwood residents are not happy with the plan to add toll lanes to MoPac. The group gathered Monday at Lady Bird Lake below where a double-decker bridge will soon be. They worry the new construction will be a danger to the Barton Springs Edwards Aquifer, add pollutants and endanger local species. 05:05 PM
Local Group Raises Ozone Awareness
The Clean Air Force of Central Texas kicked off its first annual golf tournament Monday morning to raise air quality awareness. The golf tournament coincides with the start of ozone season, the time of year between April and October when the air quality in the area is at risk of worsening. 05:32 PM
The Week Ahead at City Hall
Adding a massive amount of solar to Austin's energy portfolio, nabbing people who pass school buses illegally and limiting smoke from barbecue joints are just a few of the issues Austin City Council plans to tackle this week. Our City Reporter Jeff Stensland has a preview. 09:42 AM
San Marcos Volunteers Clean up Unique Urban Wetlands
Each month, the city of San Marcos targets a hot spot where volunteers focus on cleaning up trash. Our Hays County Bureau Chief Russell Wilde shows us why they spent their Sunday cleaning unique urban wetlands. 10:15 AM
Texas Confirms Split with Rick Barnes After 17 Seasons
Texas confirms that basketball coach Rick Barnes is out after 17 seasons with the Longhorns. The university says in a statement Sunday that Barnes and the school "mutually agreed" he would not return despite leading Texas to 16 NCAA Tournament appearances and three Big 12 titles. 03/29/2015 12:55 PM
Creating an Inviting Outdoor Living Space
There's a way to add square footage to your home without any construction. In today's “House Proud,” we get some inspiration for setting up outdoor living spaces. 11:26 AM
Senior Soccer Star Ready to Conquer Life’s Goals
This week's Austin Area Chevy Dealers Scholar Athlete of the Week is a senior at McCallum high school. Maggie Mueller plays soccer, was in the band, and is an aspiring artist. Our Chris Cybulski shows us a young lady who's accomplished so much in four years. 11:21 AM
Website Management Startup Takes in $23M from Sole Investor
The website management startup WP Engine Inc. has raised $23 million in funding from a sole investor. In this "Business Now," Austin Business Journal editor Colin Pope joins our Paul Brown to talk about what the company does and what it will likely do with the money. 11:44 AM
Runners Hit the Track for Texas Relays
High school and college athletes from across the state are in Austin for the Texas Relays. We sent our photojournalist Jesse Moloney out to Mike A Myers Stadium. Some of the athletes shared the thoughts running through their mind when they're on the track. 03/29/2015 11:18 AM

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