News, weather and sports updates from CBS Austin in Austin, Texas.
2pm & no suspense here. We've already hit 100° at #CampMabry. 8 in a row 42 this year Ties for 6th most on record No storms in the @cbsaustin area yet, but I'm watching for isolated storms to develop later this afternoon! bit.ly/cbsaustinwx #cbsaustinwx #atxwx https://t.co/25UM9zoN0J
UPDATE: 2 people on board were killed, according to @SheriffChody twitter.com/cbsaustin/stat…
Michael Cohen could plead guilty as early as this afternoon if a deal is struck requiring cooperation with the government bit.ly/2nWj8RT
JUST IN: The helicopter went down off County Road 346 which is between Granger and Circleville bit.ly/2woYEoX
LIVE: Plane carrying 16 passengers prepares to make emergency landing after two tires blew out. @TMZ reports rapper Post Malone is on the plane. bit.ly/2LeOah5
RT @AP: BREAKING: AP sources: President Trump's ex-personal attorney Michael Cohen discussing possible plea deal with federal prosecutors.
The Dallas County sheriff’s department apologized to Valdez for “any distress and hardship” bit.ly/2ByWdpy
Injured man tried to save pets during 2-alarm apartment fire bit.ly/2N8t0Dg https://t.co/7Uaiq4ochr
The family of a 12-year-old girl burned while participating in a social media challenge says videos of the "fire challenge" should be censored bit.ly/2N8t0Dg
JUST IN: Teen who thought he was meeting girl for sex in NE Austin was instead assaulted and shot; suspect arrested bit.ly/2Lfi3hs
Homeowners offer $1,000 reward for information in deaths of groups' swans bit.ly/2nULyeX https://t.co/YZrbwLRyFb
QUESTION OF THE DAY: Has Congress and President Trump's administration done enough to make schools safer? cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
A 3-year-old boy and his 1-year-old brother survived alone for about two days bit.ly/2nVUP6N
Body of missing student Mollie Tibbetts found, reports say bit.ly/2Ld53sk https://t.co/Py5SDRWU40
RT @CBSNews: Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts has been found dead, just over a month after she was reported missing, CBS News has learn…
If you think you're saving money taking @Uber or @lyft over owing a car, you're mistaken says @AAATexas bit.ly/2N5DseJ
RT @CBSNews: JUST IN: Mollie Tibbetts has been found dead, nearly five weeks after the 20-year-old went missing near Brooklyn, Iowa. https:…
A judge stripped the man's citizenship in 2003 for "participation in acts against Jewish civilians" while an armed guard at a concentration camp in Nazi-occupied Poland and was ordered deported a year later bit.ly/2nWe4wO
RT @SophiaStamas: All lanes of Pleasant Valley are closed at the River. AVOID! #ATXTraffic twitter.com/austinmobility…
Animal crackers break out of their cages after letter from PETA bit.ly/2Psy5I2 https://t.co/yAYLQYWG1B
JUST IN: Man killed, two women injured in SE Austin crash bit.ly/2wfqhAw
The suspect told police killed his pregnant wife after he saw her strangling one of their daughters on the baby monitor. He said the other girl had already been killed by her mother. bit.ly/2womxNp
RT @NHartfordWX: More heat expected this afternoon! Feels like temps will be 100-107. Another round of afternoon storms are possible, but…
Injury crash reported on Pleasant Valley just south of Cesar Chavez #ATXTraffic https://t.co/UI6tXp2lRX
Second crsah reported on FM620 -- This one is at Anderson Mill Rd #ATXTraffic https://t.co/9sroXvGRj5
Drippin’! Just learned the nickname for Dripping Springs from our @cbsaustin expert on all things local @fredcantu 🤗🙌 @AroundDS
Expect delays east of I-35 on Round Rock with a crash reported on Hwy 79 at A.W. Grimes #ATXTraffic https://t.co/3rIlEqmmdy
New wreck reported on FM 620 at 2222 in the Four Points area, expect delays #ATXTraffic https://t.co/YRmJyj0xbf
Right now a motorcycle crash is blocking the on-ramp at SB I-35 and 5th Street #ATXTraffic https://t.co/nff943ABkg
Crews are working to clean up a liquid spill on the SB I-35 svrd at 53rd 1/2 St #ATXTraffic https://t.co/vn2KpnBDCD
RT @leslieallrich: Possible auto-ped at 5500 hwy 35 service road @cbsaustin https://t.co/nDXH1FOwg9
What do a weak front, isolated storms & triple digit highs have in common? They’re all part of your Tuesday forecast. Here's your #InstaCast #IGforecast @cbsaustin #atx #cbsaustinwx #atxwx - 8.20.18 facebook.com/ChikageWeather…
Pop-up Showers & Storms possible again Tuesday afternoon & evening. Then hot & dry weather takes over again. @cbsaustin #atx #cbsaustinwx #atxwx - 8.20.18 #tweetcast https://t.co/CLrtY6u9pX
With a stalled front nearby, we’ll have another shot at rain tomorrow! Let’s chat! #ChiksChats on #FacebookLive - 8.20.18 #cbsaustinwx @cbsaustin #atxwx facebook.com/ChikageWeather…
Texas opens its season against Maryland, ranked 23rd in the country. Just like last year. One major change though - Sam over Shane. From @cbsaustin 10pm: cbsaustin.com/sports/college…
Judge denies bond for mother of Texas teenager who used "affluenza" defense in fatal drunken-driving wreck cbsaustin.com/news/local/aff…
RT @ravenambers: ICYMI: Mother explains what saved her toddler's life after an auto/pedestrian accident in NE Austin cbsaustin.com/news/local/chi…
Daughter struck by subway train in Atlanta while trying to save mother cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
Researchers say drug overdoses were leading cause of maternal deaths in Texas between 2012 and 2015 cbsaustin.com/news/local/rep…
1st look at Austin's sobriety center opening later this week cbsaustin.com/news/local/fir… https://t.co/3nZPbsdMOR
Liberty Hill mom banned from seeing son accused of threatening CPS employees cbsaustin.com/news/local/lib… https://t.co/Dq6xRBWSiP
Suspect wanted for San Marcos robbery earlier this year arrested in San Antonio cbsaustin.com/news/local/sus… https://t.co/7Ynxp1XGQv
It's raining in Georgetown! What do you see in your area? RADAR: bit.ly/2N3itsW (Video courtesy: James Kornele) https://t.co/EutRnOAAFX
Severe T-Storm Warning NW Travis County 'til 6:30pm. Downburst winds near Lago Vista possible. twitter.com/ChikageWeather…
RT @averytomascowx: NEW Severe T-storm Warning for western Travis county! (does not include Austin Metro) 1" (quarter size) hail and 60 M…
#Travis County Radar Check. #CBSAustinWX Track the rain: bit.ly/cbsaustinwxrad… @cbsaustin #atxwx https://t.co/0KtWW29ylO
#CBSAustinWX ALERT: SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING for parts of the CBS Austin area. @cbsaustin bit.ly/cbsaustinwxrad… https://t.co/Jkh9lAq9fm
Warning for Williamson County until 6:15 pm. Hail to quarter size and winds to 60 mph possible. twitter.com/ChikageWeather…
RT @averytomascowx: SEVERE T-STORM WARNING for Central/Western Williamson county! Dime-size hail and 60 MPH winds possible until 6:15 PM #a…
RT @ravenambers: Here is 20-month-old J'Myza and her mother, Keona Johnson. The two were crossing an intersection in NE Austin last night w…
#Williamson County Radar Check. #CBSAustinWX Track the rain: bit.ly/cbsaustinwxrad… @cbsaustin https://t.co/3FOGA3qaGw
#CBSAustinWX ALERT: SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING for parts of the CBS Austin area. @cbsaustin bit.ly/cbsaustinwxrad… https://t.co/D0Vik63DGD
UT pays $600,000 to settle Kearney discrimination lawsuit cbsaustin.com/sports/college…
Man charged for hit-and-run that injured woman trying to run across I-35 frontage road in high heels cbsaustin.com/news/local/man… https://t.co/5LWbOVLQQW
North Texas high school principal apologizes for dress code video cbsaustin.com/news/videos/no… https://t.co/idRTe59E6C
Sheriff's office identifies swimmer who died Saturday night after being pulled from Lake Travis cbsaustin.com/news/local/she… https://t.co/TPQfFOV1lz
2:24p - Isolated showers and storms have developed - mainly in the #HillCountry this afternoon. You can track them with our interactive radar: bit.ly/cbsaustinwxrad… #cbsaustinwx #atxwx @cbsaustin https://t.co/qdqDz1AqB0
@GovAbbott “We want to structure a compensation plan that will put the best educators on the pathway to earning a six-figure salary.” bit.ly/2LcrT3p
Frontier Airlines says the pilot is accused of threatening to harm a 12-year-old transgender girl for using the girls bathroom at school bit.ly/2L9akl1
The policy was inspired by an employee who had just adopted a Goldendoodle named Bentley and wanted to let him adjust to his new home bit.ly/2LcdYui
He may have fled to the Philippines bit.ly/2w0murA
Colorado baby born at 18:18 on 8-18-18 bit.ly/2BqdpNZ
RT @Circa: Watch: Daddy-daughter dance in hospital room with two-year-old battling leukemia. https://t.co/Sh9SJdYIx8
WATCH LIVE: @GovAbbott holds education round table in New Braunfels pscp.tv/w/bkredzE4MzQ4…
WATCH LIVE: Gov. Greg Abbott hosts education roundtable in New Braunfels cbsaustin.com/watch
The bill would still allow parents to order alternatives just by asking for it bit.ly/2N77Vco
"Billionaire Boys Club" only opened on 10 screens bit.ly/2MAqPeu
New Braunfels Police say the 28-year-old woman died after she tried to stop suddenly and lost control bit.ly/2nTpXE0
The AR-15 was found under a burglary suspect's mattress bit.ly/2vXqY1W
A crash is blocking your right lane on SB MoPac at Far West Blvd, delays to 183 #ATXTraffic https://t.co/xdEmWPvrjA
A neighbor tried to stop the attack by shooting the man in the leg, but it was too late bit.ly/2BuY7aE
Motorcyclist loses foot in wrong way, head-on crash near Abilene bit.ly/2LaEN1M https://t.co/hzKspQwjmP
A crash on Corpus Christi Dr at McNeil is making it difficult to get onto McNeil #ATXTraffic https://t.co/Dbbdj3afBE
SB I-35 is stacking up in the Wells Branch area with reports of some debris in the road at Three Points #ATXTraffic https://t.co/afxQd9Ko8Q
RT @NHartfordWX: A few isolated showers and storms will be possible today, mainly this afternoon in the Hill Country. Despite the added cl…
WHAT'S FOR LUNCH? @fredcantu has the menu for @AustinISD on the first day #BackToSchool https://t.co/jvpeVWTVHA
THIS MORNING: 2 dead in workplace shooting at Houston-area food warehouse bit.ly/2PoypaM https://t.co/tAGGphG5Nd
Delays are building east of Ed Bluestein with a wreck reported on Loyola Ln at Johnny Morris #ATXTraffic https://t.co/PC3zkeOvDR
New wreck reported on your side roads -- Parmer Ln at Metric Blvd #ATXTraffic https://t.co/BERvA8QsWB
GOLD! @Simone_Biles with 5th US Gymnastics championship, honors sexual assault survivors bit.ly/2L8Rk5X
Expect delays behind a serious crash on SB Ed Bluestein at E 290 #ATXTraffic https://t.co/IS0AnfYWOr
VIDEO: Robbers in Houston tried to steal a woman's purse filled with $75,000 cash before running over her and her husband bit.ly/2MZOZMl https://t.co/rlCNpHxDR4
When @ChrisSaldana says he woke up to 💦sprinkles on his car, I immediately image cupcake sprinkles covering his Cadillac.🤣 @NHartfordWX @cbsaustin #nowimhungry
Man arrested for spying on 12-year-old girl changing in stall bit.ly/2BtzMlH https://t.co/4OvOCMJD0r
We now have a wreck reported on S 183 at Planeview near some arcing wires on FM 812 east of the crash #ATXTraffic https://t.co/udnMQPjSJn
Police in Barcelona shoot knife attacker bit.ly/2Bsk6yV
TODAY: More than 80,000 @AustinISD students head back to school bit.ly/2vZzFcb
Watch for fire crews dealing with some arcing wires on FM 812 at Creedmoor Dr just east of 183 #ATXTraffic https://t.co/HHlhzFgtEl
😊Happy back-to-school...or work.🤣 Alli then and now. Those fold over lace socks tho!🙌 @cbsaustin 430-7am https://t.co/FV2pzWXBNd
FROM OVERNIGHT: Child seriously injured after being hit by vehicle in NE Austin bit.ly/2MndAPd https://t.co/vdnKdPn5zm
Keep a lookout for a stalled semi truck off to your right side on the I-35 SB svrd at St Elmo Rd #ATXTraffic https://t.co/wq4D99g2hF
It's looking a little slick out near ABIA on E71, be careful out there, and take your time #ATXTraffic https://t.co/WVjCraS2zk
Crash cleared. Now there's just a stall on the I-35 NB svrd between 51st and E290 #ATXTraffic https://t.co/K2uTkRApX2
Watch for a crash on the right side of NB I-35 between 51st and E 290 #ATXTraffic https://t.co/YRJ7HLrABR
RT @TxDOTAustin: Heads up! Tonight, both directions of McNeil Road will be closed from Round Rock Avenue to South Mays, from 8 p.m. to 5 a.…
RT @WilCoSheriffPIO: Deputies responding to a report of an accident at the 2900 block of CR 305 in Jarrell. https://t.co/hFM0E39sc1
RT @averytomascowx: No severe weather is expected on Monday afternoon, but due to drier air near the surface, some storms may produce gusty…
RT @averytomascowx: The more I look at the set-up for Monday and Tuesday, the more I want to up the rain chance. Right now, 20-30% both a…
RT @LTfirefighters: The is the magic of automatic aid. Working with colleagues, across taxing jurisdictions, to keep citizens safe. Thank…
RT @AustinFireInfo: Re Box Alarm 11210 FM 2222. Bell Four Points Apts. Austin and Lake Travis Fire/Rescue @LTfirefighters on scene reporti…
FedEx offering hub employees tuition toward online degree cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
RT @ImproveMopac: Sunday Aug 19 9pm,southbound MoPac, right lane closed RM 2222 to 45th Street and 45th Street off-ramp closed. Northbound…
UPDATE: 21 people displaced after blaze damages multiple units at northwest Austin apartment complex Sunday afternoon. cbsaustin.com/news/local/fir… https://t.co/dGEInTepvC
RT @ravenambers: UPDATE: AFD says fire damage at Polo Club Apts. on Cahill Dr. is around $375k. 21 people have been displaced. https://t.co…
UPDATE: Authorities report Manor brush fire 100% contained. cbsaustin.com/news/local/afd…
RT @ravenambers: Flames appear to be mostly out. Firefighters are now working on hot spots. AFD says 8 units are uninhabitable and around 1…
RT @ravenambers: Here's video of the Polo Club Apartment on Cahill Dr. Courtesy: Jake Sherard https://t.co/TUq7qCWPSZ
HAPPENING NOW: Austin firefighters battle apartment fire in NW Austin. cbsaustin.com/news/local/fir… https://t.co/zPwALB590J
RT @averytomascowx: Welp, we did it. With today's high of 103, we have officially clocked 40 days of 100 degree heat this year. Over the…
The good news: this triple digit streak will eventually break. The bad news: it might not break when our next front arrives Tuesday. Our streak is at 5 days after today’s high of 104. Here's your #InstaCast #IGforecast @cbsaustin #atx #cbsaustinwx... facebook.com/ChikageWeather…
I’ve caved. The last few days, I optimistically advertised a brief dip into the upper 90s for highs. Now, I’ve revised my forecast, keeping 💯 + highs going before, during & after our weak Tuesday front. @cbsaustin #atx #cbsaustinwx #atxwx - 8.18.18 #tweetcast https://t.co/a6xBo76xPa
 
 
 
 
 
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