Austin March 2 is Texas Independence Day, which celebrates Texas' time as an independent nation. Our Jess Mitchell stopped by the Bullock Texas State History Museum Monday morning to find out more. 12:49 PM
State Rep. Tony Dale is trying to cut back on the use of high-risk loans by Texas school districts. Dale announced a new bill Monday that would limit the use of Capital Appreciation Bonds, which are loans that don't require any payments until the end of the bond.
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Transit leaders held the first Connected Car and Autonomous Vehicle Symposium Monday. Representatives discussed how increasing wireless technology in cars can be used to make transportation more efficient.
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2 Lanes Reopen After 18-Wheeler Fire on I-35 Near FM 1431
Update: Two southbound lanes of Interstate 35 near FM 1431 are now open, according to Round Rock police. The department says one lane remains closed for TxDOT repairs. Earlier: An 18-wheeler fire shut down a portion of Southbound I-35 near 1431 in Round Rock Monday morning. The area is expected to reopen between 11 a.m. and noon. Updated 01:40 PM
Brave Kite Fliers Brace Cold for Annual Fest
This year marked the 86th annual Zilker Kite Festival a tradition that typically brings out thousands to celebrate the start of spring, but Sunday's weather was anything but spring-like. Our Alex Stockwell shows us some brave kite fliers who didn't let the cold ruin their day. 10:13 AM
Austin Business Journal Releases List of City's Top Realtors
The Austin Business Journal just released its list of the top real estate agents in Austin. Colin Pope, editor of the Journal, brings our Amy Hadley more details in this "Business Now." 11:48 AM
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Sports Night: PGA Golf Could be Coming to Austin, HS Basketball Playoffs Nearing the State Tournament
A report out Friday says the PGA’s Match Play Championship could be coming to Austin. The tournament features the top 64 golfers in a head-to-head format. The tournament is said to be played at Austin Country Club and would be next March 23rd-27th. Find out more in this "Sports Night." 03:15 PM
Capital Tonight: Texans Address CPAC
Sen. Ted Cruz and former Gov. Rick Perry address a high-profile conservative conference as they try to make their case for a 2016 run. More on that, plus David Dewhurst's former aid is sentenced to prison, and secular Texans voice their concerns at the state Capitol. 02/27/2015 06:09 PM
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Throw a Vintage Tea Party for your Marvelous Friends
Texas
Part of being “House Proud,” is entertaining. You’ll be scoring some serous hostess points by throwing one of Sophie Parrott’s parties. 12:32 PM
Hundreds Wrap Up Black History Month in East Austin With Celebration
Austin
Hundreds of people spent their Saturday wrapping up Black History Month with a vivacious celebration. The African American Heritage Festival has become a tradition in East Austin. Time Warner Cable News’ Alex Stockwell shares why the event is cherished by the community. 03/01/2015 02:57 PM
Dripping Springs Cross Country Star Conquers Physical, Mental Challenges at Once
Austin
This week's Austin Area Chevy Dealers Scholar Athlete is one of the best long-distance runners in the state. Shannon Bonner is a senior at Dripping Springs High School. Our Chris Cybulski introduces us to a young lady who leads by example. 03:32 PM
Sports Night: PGA Golf Could be Coming to Austin, HS Basketball Playoffs Nearing the State Tournament
Texas
A report out Friday says the PGA’s Match Play Championship could be coming to Austin. The tournament features the top 64 golfers in a head-to-head format. The tournament is said to be played at Austin Country Club and would be next March 23rd-27th. Find out more in this "Sports Night." 02:15 PM
University of Texas Hosts "Introduce a Girl to Engineering" Day
Austin
It's one of the largest events of its kind and it was held at the University of Texas. Girls from across the state are exploring engineering. It's part of the annual "Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day.” Our LeAnn Wallace introduces us to some of our state's future engineers. 03/01/2015 04:14 PM