State lawmakers are working on ways to keep kids in the classroom and out of the courtroom. Senate Bill 106 was heard before the Criminal Justice Committee Tuesday. It looks to decriminalize truancy. Capital Tonight's LeAnn Wallace joins us with more. 03/31/2015 07:16 PM
It could have been a bad week for a local nonprofit and hundreds of Travis County children. A local dumpster diver found boxes full of sensitive information thrown out by the Court Appointed Special Advocates, or CASA, of Travis County. Our Chris Cybulski shows us how an organization dedicated to protecting children made such a mistake and what's being done to fix it. 03/31/2015 06:31 PM
Critics of the Eanes Independent School District's $52.5 million bond held a press conference Tuesday, but things got a little heated when a group supporting the bond showed up, pitting the current school board president against a former president.
03/31/2015 04:10 PM
A grand jury has declined to indict a University of Texas Regent Wallace Hall for illegally releasing confidential student information, instead issuing a blistering report decrying his "unaccountable and abusive behavior.'' 03/31/2015 10:33 AM
On Tuesday, people from across the state gathered in Austin to talk about the weather and building codes. Academics, designers, builders, insurers and state officials discussed ways to build stronger, safer and more sustainable buildings. 03/31/2015 05:08 PM
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. 03/31/2015 11:15 AM
Texas officially fired Rick Barnes Sunday after 17 seasons as the men’s basketball coach, but as soon as Monday, multiple media outlets reported that he has been offered the head coaching position at Tennessee and is expected to accept. During his farewell presser, the 60-year-old said he told athletic director Steve Patterson he wanted to stay at UT and finish the job, yet stated he is not bitter and leaves the program with no regrets. All that and more in this episode of "Sports Night."
03/31/2015 09:46 AM
It's been 20 years since the death of Tejano Superstar Selena. Today the "Queen of Tejano" will be remembered in her hometown of Corpus Christi with an annual tribute. 03/31/2015 10:33 AM
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. 03/30/2015 06:18 PM
Art Bot is a robot that can create art. In this “Science Break,” our Burton Fitzsimmons introduces us to Kate, the girl behind Art Bot, and shows us exactly what Art Bot can do. 03/31/2015 11:20 AM