News, weather and sports updates from CBS Austin in Austin, Texas.
Castro tweeted "I’m exploring a candidacy for President of the United States in 2020 to renew the promise of this country for all." bit.ly/2A4EenR
RT @NHartfordWX: Cedar is officially in the pollen count! Strong winds Thursday and Friday will likely send those cedar counts soaring... D…
The suspect that killed 3 people in a shooting in France has been identified. Authorities said his criminal record mentions 25 judicial cases, including several serious cases of robbery. cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
Footage shows four individuals breaking into a Walmart and stealing the ATM. All of this happened in a span of less than five minutes, investigators said. cbsaustin.com/news/local/thi…
Police are teaming up with Amazon to install doorbell cameras and plant dummy boxes with GPS tracking devices at homes around cities hoping to catch package thieves. cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
Texas Court of Criminal Appeals will begin to hear a case today on whether revenge porn should be punishable by law. Revenge porn is the act of publicly posting an intimate photo or video that a partner sent during a relationship. cbsaustin.com/news/local/tex…
RT @NHartfordWX: Cloudy skies will prohibit much of a warm-up, but highs will still be in the 60s. Isolated showers possible into the over…
A crash is blocking the left lane on NB I-35 at the Onion Creek overpass #ATXTraffic https://t.co/Js1b1PaZz5
Alvin Braziel Jr. was executed yesterday for fatally shooting a newlywed during a robbery more than 25 years ago. Braziel is the 24th inmate put to death this year in the U.S. and the 13th executed in Texas. cbsaustin.com/news/local/man…
Look out for a couple of resting big rigs under the overpass on the right shoulder of NB I-35 near Yager Ln #ATXTraffic https://t.co/hEcVx3xGZY
RT @NHartfordWX: MUCH milder temperatures this morning thanks to overcast skies. The cloud cover is here to stay all day #CBSAustinWX #atx…
Travel is slow on SB I-35 between Braker and Rundberg with reports of a crash at Rundberg #ATXTraffic https://t.co/rQVAGDorH6
BEAUTIFUL!: Nashville airport travelers stopped to sing the national anthem and pay their respects to a plane full of children whose parents had died in combat. cbsaustin.com/news/offbeat/n…
Car Fire cleared on 6th St at Lamar Blvd #ATXTraffic https://t.co/kEupnnsrKx
Look out for a stall on the right shoulder of NB I-35 at FM 620 in #RoundRock #ATXTraffic https://t.co/Am0GUyoAuQ
NEW OVERNIGHT: A SWAT standoff that happened early this morning on N. Lamar ended peacefully, authorities say. The suspect is now in custody. cbsaustin.com/news/local/nor…
Tow in progress on WB Tech Ridge after a car crashed into a street sign approaching the NB I-35 Svrd #ATXTraffic https://t.co/S0mngJeVou
It appears a street sign was knocked into a power pole on WB Tech Ridge where it turns into Yager at NB I-35 #ATXTraffic https://t.co/rCZcv7loeL
Here is a look at a crash working on WB Yager approaching the NB I-35 svrd #ATXTraffic https://t.co/PgJOCsgYaE
New car fire reported on 6th at Lamar Blvd, expect delays #ATXTraffic https://t.co/DlpiezJ989
Watch for a crash on Loyola at Hillcroft just east of Johnny Morris #ATXTraffic https://t.co/pvOlBHxmZD
RT @leslieallrich: SWAT team rolling in at 8500 Lamar @cbsaustin https://t.co/talg5roUUH
RT @leslieallrich: SWAT situation at 8500 Lamar @cbsaustin https://t.co/9kMY9HISJE
Wind, cold, wintry mix? Let’s chat! #ChiksChats on #FacebookLive - 12.11.18 #cbsaustinwx @cbsaustin #atxwx facebook.com/ChikageWeather…
Coming attractions: ✅ wind, wind, more wind ✅ few showers Wed. Night ✅ small chance light rain to light snow Thursday night (mainly Hill Country) . . Here's your #InstaCast #IGforecast @cbsaustin #atx #cbsaustinwx #atxwx - 12.11.18 facebook.com/ChikageWeather…
Hold on to your hats! Windy weather Thursday & Friday with gusts 40-50 mph possible. @cbsaustin #atx #cbsaustinwx #atxwx - 12.11.18 #tweetcast https://t.co/0BxzNPzlVf
Runoff election wins for Austin City Council: Harper-Madison - District 1, "Pio" Renteria - District 3, and Ellis - District 8 cbsaustin.com/news/local/thr…
UPDATE: Cedar Park dog beaten with sledgehammer by its owner 2 months ago has died cbsaustin.com/news/local/dog…
RT @MelanieCBS: SAD UPDATE: This sweet 3 year old dog passed away tonight-- @ravenambers reported Sunday he was looking for a forever famil…
Study finds female-led films outperform male ones cbsaustin.com/news/entertain…
Michael Flynn argues against prison time in Russia investigation cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
Mississippi man who rammed cars to flee 'zombies' gets 15 years cbsaustin.com/news/offbeat/m…
Man who killed newlywed during robbery executed in Texas cbsaustin.com/news/local/man…
Early voting totals for Austin City Council show Harper-Madison leading Salazar for District 1, "Pio" Renteria leading Almanza for District 3, and Ellis leading Ward for District 8 cbsaustin.com/news/local/thr…
Recall issued for specific lots of 9Lives Protein Plus canned cat food cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
3 Austin City Council seats up for grabs in today's runoff election cbsaustin.com/news/local/thr…
UPDATE: DPS identifies three men killed this morning in Hwy 290 crash near Elgin cbsaustin.com/news/local/aut…
JUST IN: Police say 2 Austin murders over sale of marijuana. Suspect in custody cbsaustin.com/news/local/pol…
Multi-vehicle crash shuts down southbound SH 130 near Manor cbsaustin.com/news/local/mul… https://t.co/2adVsLoZeZ
Multi-vehicle crash briefly shuts down southbound SH 130 near Manor cbsaustin.com/news/local/mul…
'Baby It's Cold Outside' returns to station's airwaves cbsaustin.com/news/offbeat/b…
Judge orders Stormy Daniels to pay Trump almost $300K in legal fees cbsaustin.com/news/entertain…
RT @SophiaStamas: SB SH 130 now closed between SH 45 and E 290 #ATXTraffic twitter.com/txdotaustin/st…
RT @SophiaStamas: TRAFFIC ALERT: A vehicle rescue is underway on SB SH 130 at Parmer approaching E 290 #ATXTraffic
Arrests made in early morning Hutto robbery cbsaustin.com/news/local/arr…
France shooting: 2 dead, several wounded at Strasbourg Christmas market cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
WATCH LIVE: Acting US Attorney General Matthew Whitaker in Austin to give remarks on immigration cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
WATCH LIVE: Acting US Attorney General Matthew Whitaker at UT Austin to give remarks on immigration cbsaustin.com/watch
3 officers shot serving warrant for Houston-area suspect. Injuries not believed to be life-threatening cbsaustin.com/news/local/3-o…
SELENA ESTA AQUI!!!!! SELENA ESTA AQUI!!! Netflix is bringing Selena's life story to TV! 🎶🎶🎶 cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
22-year-old Kendrex White will now be sent to a maximum security hospital in connection to a 2017 deadly stabbing attack at the University of Texas. cbsaustin.com/news/local/ut-…
Five people have been killed in Queretaro, Mexico after fireworks that were being stockpiled for a local celebration exploded. cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
Authorities say the 39-year-old man intentionally shot and killed two dogs on Sunday.He is now charged with two counts of animal cruelty. cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo… https://t.co/gzYCFD2VyN
Jury recommends white nationalist spend life in prison for deadly car attack. cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo… https://t.co/0CUMJc58Gy
TRAFFIC UPDATE: Authorities have reopened E. US 290 westbound, east of Elgin, after a crash that killed three people earlier this morning. cbsaustin.com/news/local/aut…
BREAKING: Authorities confirmed they found a body under a bridge near Cesar Chavez and Stephen F Austin. cbsaustin.com/news/local/bod…
#PresidentTrump escalated his shutdown threat over U.S.-Mexico border wall funding at a heated White House meeting with Democratic leaders Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer. cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
Kathie Lee Gifford to leave NBC's 'Today' show in April. cbsaustin.com/news/entertain… https://t.co/dXd8izsWor
JUST IN: Michelle Obama is coming to Austin in February as part of her book tour. Here's how you can get your tickets! cbsaustin.com/news/local/mic…
Stephen Curry admitted during an interview that he doesn't believe humans have ever been to the moon. Curry's comments come a week after NASA successfully placed its insight lander on Mars. cbsaustin.com/news/offbeat/n…
WATCH LIVE: House GOP leaders hold press conference. cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
"Becoming," published four weeks ago, is among the fastest-selling nonfiction books in history and already among the best-selling political memoirs of all time. cbsaustin.com/news/entertain…
One lane getting through behind a crash on NB 183 at Lamar #ATXTraffic https://t.co/DPMlcqSalG
UPDATE: Bastrop County authorities say the fatal crash on US near Elgin is now a triple fatal accident. US 290 at Roy Davis will remain closed as officials continue working to clear the scene. cbsaustin.com/news/local/aut…
🚨🚨RECALL ALERT: 🚨🚨 Over 29,000 pounds of frozen, read-to-eat Jimmy Dean sausage links are being recalled after pieces of metal were found inside the links. Please pass the word! cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
FRIDAY: Drop off a new, unwrapped toy at the CBS Austin studios for Austin Police Operation Blue Santa bit.ly/2zkss8p https://t.co/UbMmbdxHS8
Time magazine's 2018 person of the year are the "guardians and the war on truth." cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
Here is a look at the deadly crash that has E 290 WB closed east of Elgin. #ATXTraffic https://t.co/rGUGpyZE8h
Man who killed newlywed during robbery set to die in Texas. cbsaustin.com/news/local/man…
HAPPENING NOW: Authorities are at the scene of a double-fatal crash on US 290 near Elgin. Officials ask that you avoid the area as they work to clear the scene. cbsaustin.com/news/local/aut…
HAPPENING NOW: Authorities are at the scene of a double-fatal crash on US 290 in Elgin. Officials ask that you avoid the area as they work to clear the scene. cbsaustin.com/news/local/aut…
RT @NHartfordWX: Layers will be key today! Cold start with a nice afternoon warm-up. Increasing clouds by tonight as winds become breezier…
The 18-month old's mother says she dropped her son off at daycare but a few hours later, she got an alarming text message she will never forget. cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
Look out for delays behind a new wreck on Braker Ln at Burnet Rd #ATXTraffic https://t.co/M6BaG6hjWj
RT @NHartfordWX: Temperatures are even colder this morning, so grab the heavy jacket (and hat and gloves and scarf). Many of us right arou…
I think cedar just blew into our @cbsaustin studios! @ChrisSaldana can’t stop coughing!😬🤧🥴
New crash reported on Scofield Ridge between I-35 and MoPac at Howard Ln. #ATXTraffic https://t.co/j6BL3z1nG7
President Trump and Democratic congressional leaders are seeking to avert a partial government shutdown amid a sharp dispute over Trump's border wall, by far one of the biggest unresolved issue. cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
Nearly 85 percent of UN nations back migration deal; not US. cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo… https://t.co/TBx1CUvMak
Road crews are on the scene of a stall on the right shoulder of NB I-35 at Holly St #ATXTraffic https://t.co/lUuNq8xGKA
A crash just west of I-35 is slowing travel NB on Middle Fiskville approaching Braker #ATXTraffic https://t.co/6uBQqXfQZs
Watch for a wreck reported on NB SH 130 at E SH 71 #ATXTraffic https://t.co/YlzFqnuPRM
Windy weather on the way! Let’s chat! #ChiksChats on #FacebookLive - 12.10.18 #cbsaustinwx @cbsaustin #atxwx facebook.com/ChikageWeather…
Enjoy the quiet weather while you can! Thursday & Friday will bring very windy weather to Central Texas! Gusts to 50+ mph can’t be ruled out in the Hill Country! Here's your #InstaCast #IGforecast @cbsaustin #atx #cbsaustinwx #atxwx - 12.10.18 facebook.com/ChikageWeather…
RT @JBontkeCBS: "Christmas thief, karma is a B#!#!" - Holiday decorations stolen from N. Austin homes. cbsaustin.com/news/local/chr… https://t.c…
Couple found dead after flash flooding leaves lasting impact on Austin music scene cbsaustin.com/news/local/cou…
RT @MelanieCBS: TONIGHT AT TEN: A look at how this Caldwell Co. couple made a lasting impact on the Austin music scene— this weekend they d…
New wrong-way warning system uses cameras, alerts police cbsaustin.com/news/local/new…
Brexit deal in turmoil as May postpones Parliament vote cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
New push to make neighborhood streets in Texas slower, safer cbsaustin.com/news/local/new…
Church says nuns embezzled from school to cover Vegas trips cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
RT @JBontkeCBS: About $1k in Christmas decorations were stolen from this N. Austin home. They weren’t the only ones who had blow up display…
More Americans buy their groceries at dollar stores than at Whole Foods bit.ly/2EmG3Af https://t.co/RTsCpcr9MC
A court ruling may allow migrant families to be held indefinitely cbsaustin.com/news/local/a-c… (via @TexasTribune)
Florida man steals purse, runs over elderly woman for money to buy crack cocaine cbsaustin.com/news/offbeat/m…
Tickets go on sale next week! bit.ly/2QIyUQw
Govalle Park parking lot closed as new pool construction proceeds cbsaustin.com/news/local/gov…
Animals seized in Buda abuse investigation up for adoption cbsaustin.com/news/local/ani…
Russia sends 2 nuclear-capable bombers to Venezuela cbsaustin.com/news/nation-wo…
RT @averytomascowx: Speaking of wildfires, @AllHazardsTFS is reporting a 200 acre fire just south of Rosanky. Currently 0% contained #atxwx…
RT @averytomascowx: Looking more likely that we'll have a potent wind storm rolling through Texas on Thursday. Wind gusts could top 50 MP…
RT @CBSNews: Video shows New York police officers pulling toddler from mother's arms cbsn.ws/2Qs272V https://t.co/K8xNDYM6fV
Texas firefighters save more than 100 snakes in house fire bit.ly/2QJ7muh https://t.co/PGP6mLUzuD
TRAFFIC ALERT: If you've got somewhere to go in Fredericksburg, you'll need to avoid the 100 block of W. Austin Street...a water main break led to the formation of this sinkhole! https://t.co/vWrbYjHL49
The short list includes Robert Mueller, Christine Blasey Ford, and more than 2,000 families separated at the United States-Mexico border bit.ly/2RPj4km
10:30 on @cbsaustin Sports Sunday: * Cowboys a win away * Texans a win away * Longhorns a needed win facebook.com/BobBallouTV to chat during the show...
 
 
 
 
 
Developed by Daniel Jones for CreamSocial