Love Rival Accused of Killing Star Cyclist Anna Moriah Wilson Just Before Austin, Texas Gravel Locos Race

When Anna Moriah Wilson’s friend arrived home to her Austin apartment late on May 11 to find Wilson lying on the ground unconscious and covered in blood, it left the cycling world in shock. The 25-year-old Vermont native, known to her friends as Mo, had only arrived in Texas the day before to compete in … Read more

APD identifies woman in East Austin suspicious death case

AUSTIN, TX – A woman at the center of a suspicious death investigation in East Austin has been identified. The Austin Police Department says that officers responded to an emergency call just before 10 pm May 11 on Maple Avenue near East 17th Street. A woman told 911 that she had returned home to find … Read more

Car crashes into Austin food truck, at least 11 people injured

At least 11 people were injured, including two critically, after a T-bone crash between two vehicles pushed one into a group of pedestrians standing in front of a food truck in Austin Friday night, officials said. The “major collision” took place at around 8:18 pm at the intersection of Barton Springs Road and Sterzing Street … Read more

South By Southwest festival shooting leaves 4 injured

A suspected gunman who shot four people Saturday at the South By Southwest festival in Austin is in police custody, officials said Sunday morning. The shooter opened fire at the intersection of East 6th and Neches streets, officials said. Tea Austin-Travis County EMS said all the victims were taken to a local trauma hospital with … Read more

Texas clinics’ lawsuit over abortion ban ‘effectively over’

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Supreme Court on Friday dealt essentially a final blow to abortion clinics’ best hopes of stopping a restrictive law that has sharply curtailed the number of abortions in the state since September and will now fully stay in place for the foreseeable future. The ruling by the all-Republican court … Read more

Texas flagged 27,000 mail ballots for rejection in primary

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — More than 27,000 mail ballots in Texas were flagged for rejection in the first test of new voting restrictions enacted across the US, jeopardizing votes cast by Democrats and Republicans alike and in counties big and small, according to an analysis by The Associated Press. It puts the rate of rejected … Read more