Texas He is the longest serving member of the Texas House, has led the chamber as speaker, and filed and passed hundreds of bills, but Republican Rep. Tom Craddick says nothing has taken up more of his time than trying to stop people from texting while driving. As our Karina Kling reports, his mission this session is to make the third time really be the charm. 03/05/2015 07:34 PM
South By Southwest is just a week away. The conference will feature more than 400 official music showcases, but it's the unofficial gigs that caused a stir last year. Our Chris Cybulski shows us how South By organizers hope to be playing a new tune.
03/05/2015 06:55 PM
With all the big events kicking off in town next week, the Austin Police Department is putting more officers on the ground to help keep the roadways safe. The traffic enforcement initiative starts this Saturday, March 7 and runs through Sunday, March 22.
03/05/2015 08:00 PM
Gallons of Meth Found Hidden in Gas Tank
Earlier this week, a tip from a confidential source led Austin police to eight to 10 gallons of meth hidden in a false compartment in a gas tank of a car. The Austin Police Department says that liquid translates into about 64 pounds of meth worth up to $3 million. 03/05/2015 07:59 PM
Rodney Reed Reflects on Execution Stay
Rodney Reed was to be put to death Thursday, March 5 for the 1996 murder of 19-year-old Stacey Stites, but last week, the state's top criminal court stayed the execution. Our Alex Stockwell sat down with Reed who is on death row at the Polunsky Unit in Livingston, Texas. Reed says he's optimistic that key untested DNA evidence will prove his innocence. 03/04/2015 07:47 PM
SXSWedu Returns for Fifth Year
South By Southwest has been tackling education for the last five years with SXSWedu, a four-day conference and festival that features keynotes, sessions, workshops and more. SXSWedu executive producer Ron Reed stopped by the TWC News studios to talk with our Amy Hadley about what edu festival-goers can expect this year. 03/05/2015 04:06 PM
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Sports Night: Spurs Finally Back Home, Vista Ridge Girls Ready to Take State
After a 4-5 record on their rodeo road trip, the Spurs finally returned to play a game in San Antonio for the first time in almost a month. They handled Sacramento, rolling easily 112-85. We hear from Gregg Popovich and Manu Ginobili after the game. Get caught up in this episode of "Sports Night." 03/05/2015 10:16 AM
On the Agenda: Spending Cap, Senate's First Bill
The Quorum Report's Harvey Kronberg gives us his weekly analysis, including a deeper look at the Senate's spending cap plan and the House reaction to it. 03/04/2015 07:38 PM
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Sports Night: Spurs Finally Back Home, Vista Ridge Girls Ready to Take State
Texas
After a 4-5 record on their rodeo road trip, the Spurs finally returned to play a game in San Antonio for the first time in almost a month. They handled Sacramento, rolling easily 112-85. We hear from Gregg Popovich and Manu Ginobili after the game. Get caught up in this episode of "Sports Night." 03/05/2015 11:16 AM
What's in a $50 Cup of Coffee?
Texas
One of the most expensive cups of coffee in the world can only be found at five-star resorts in Asia and a small boutique in Comfort, Texas. In his search for all things uniquely Texan, Russell Wilde shows us what’s been called “the world’s most memorable coffee-drinking experience." 03/05/2015 01:10 PM
Canceled Classes Lead to Sunny Day Off
Austin
The icy forecast that closed schools wound up as a sunny and bright day off. We checked in with a few different people to see how they spent their day off. 03/05/2015 07:48 PM
Woman Jailed in Connection with Husband’s Death
Round Rock
Nancy Khan is in Williamson County Jail on a $1 million bond in connection to the shooting death of her husband over the weekend. 03/05/2015 12:26 PM
Future of Montessori Education with Technology
Austin
A way of learning more than a century old is considering a new approach to their practices. In this "Parenting Report," our Jennifer Borget shows us what a long-time Montessori teacher things about teaching kids today with the growing use of technology. 03/05/2015 01:43 PM