In-depth and investigative updates from the KXAN newsdesk all day and night.
Family says 4-year-old’s tablet burst into flames in his hands kxan.com/news/family-sa…
Does Vitamin D really fight heart Disease? New study has surprising results kxan.com/news/simplehea…
Facebook’s new currency plan is under scrutiny in Congress kxan.com/news/business/…
HEATING UP: High humidity will make for a nasty heat index this afternoon. bit.ly/31xPrt7?utm_me… https://t.co/K9JfKME8yW
RT @rwallacekxan: ESPN analyst @dandakich on @dpshow after calling NBA Summer League Games “Jaxson Hayes, I just marveled at him.” @KXAN_N…
Florida expert captures elusive alligator at Chicago lagoon kxan.com/top-stories/fl…
Hays County working to get more homes, businesses featured on TV shows, movies kxan.com/news/local/hay… https://t.co/jJp5lyZYcH
FOUND: Missing 90-year-old with medical condition found safe kxan.com/news/local/aus…
Fossils found in Big Bend National Park 35 years ago classified as new species of dinosaur | Specimen is housed at @UTAustin kxan.com/news/texas/fos…
Manor ISD brings reading therapy dogs to school libraries open for summer kxan.com/news/manor-isd…
Services set Tuesday to remember H. Ross Perot in Dallas kxan.com/news/texas/ser…
Missing 90-year-old with medical condition last seen in north Austin kxan.com/news/missing-9…
DEVELOPING OVERNIGHT: Multiple people fled 2-car crash, later found kxan.com/news/multiple-…
Making an immigration arrest requires hours of surveillance kxan.com/news/national-… https://t.co/WGmw1OppEH
Biden cancer nonprofit suspends operations indefinitely kxan.com/news/biden-can… https://t.co/A8phQePgbb
Deals, protests during Amazon Prime Day kxan.com/news/consumer/…
Treasury chief: Facebook currency plan ripe for illicit use kxan.com/news/treasury-…
Lawmakers back push for equal pay for US women’s soccer kxan.com/news/washingto…
Police: Flushing drugs could create ‘meth gators’ in Alabama kxan.com/news/weird-new… https://t.co/pSQsBHc0VD
UPDATE: Traffic could worsen on U.S. 183 once delayed construction begins kxan.com/news/traffic-c…
TCAD buys northeast Austin building for $8.5M to handle increase in appraisal protests kxan.com/news/tcad-acqu… https://t.co/oVCtuBUJXx
Supporters of women's reproductive rights held a "dance party protest" outside the Texas Governor's Mansion this evening bit.ly/2GerZrM?utm_me… https://t.co/C29o0rgrZp
Trump abortion restrictions effective immediately kxan.com/news/trump-abo…
‘It was a mistake’: Which Texas Republicans commented on President’s ‘go back’ statement kxan.com/news/texas-pol…
A company from Texas made a trip to the White House bit.ly/2LkGSgc
A different kind of photoshoot: Llano woman turns the page with divorce photos kxan.com/news/local/hil… https://t.co/Q6Oi4HbvBm
Round Rock summer camp has career training at the same time kxan.com/news/local/wil…
Funeral delayed, life insurance payout in limbo after Round Rock woman allegedly killed husband kxan.com/news/local/wil… https://t.co/TYDNJMSKBW
LIVE BLOG from Big 12 Media Days. Texas takes its turn at Jerry World tomorrow. What do you expect to hear from the Longhorns? bit.ly/2GcHh02
BEFORE YOU BUY: One-day shipping may sound great in theory, but it could actually be harmful to the environment. 💻📦 FULL STORY: bit.ly/2LSE2yw?utm_me… https://t.co/BkZ1K7wshX
Governor Greg Abbott worked quickly following legislative session bit.ly/2XRPOLK
YOU have 45 minutes to get to Dell Diamond before Astros All-Star Carlos Correa plays for the Round Rock Express ⌚ bit.ly/2Z33NjD
Bobcats seen in #RoundRock may be due to wildlife displacement kxan.com/news/local/wil…
New funding will help low-income families pay for pricey plumbing repairs in #Austin kxan.com/news/local/aus… https://t.co/5wNIWPqAqy
NEW: The state has filed a motion to schedule death-row inmate Rodney Reed's execution for November. Reed's attorneys are fighting to dismiss it. kxan.com/news/state-fil…
Trade agreement provision affecting drug prices could be a sticking point kxan.com/news/washingto… https://t.co/QS1Uj5n1gv
Is Texas Tech football next?? bit.ly/2jYoMor
Keep your 👀 on these Longhorns bit.ly/2lsWVwN
Austin man arrested in connection to child pornography possession kxan.com/news/local/aus… https://t.co/sqbiXXY3N3
UPDATE: Austin Police say the reported suspicious package was not a hazard twitter.com/KXAN_News/stat…
Great news for millions! Scientists close in on blood test for Alzheimer’s kxan.com/news/simplehea…
HAPPENING NOW: Austin Police Bomb Squad responding to a suspicious package in Northeast Austin: kxan.com/top-stories/au…
Affidavit: Driver was fleeing deputy when he was involved in crash that closed lanes of SH-71 Friday kxan.com/top-stories/af…
Former Lake Travis quarterback Matthew Baldwin still in NCAA limbo for 2019 season bit.ly/2M0JXBw
DIRECTV and AT&T subscribers have lost KXAN and KBVO. Call them today and let them know you want your favorite stations back. https://t.co/9P6EB8WUaV
Come for the Champong, stay for the incredible happy hour deals. Thanks for the feature, @KXAN_News! bit.ly/31pjymc https://t.co/PdlIw9CE1b
Sen. Cornyn raised more than double the amount his Democratic challenger did in second quarter kxan.com/news/texas-pol…
RT @PhilPrazan: Will the #txsen 2020 race be more expensive than the 2018 race? @JohnCornyn and @mjhegar are raising money like it's going…
How Lance Armstrong’s new venture capital firm plans to invest millions kxan.com/news/business/…
REST IN PEACE: Police say boxing champ Pernell 'Sweat Pea' Whitaker was a pedestrian when he was struck and killed by a car last night. kxan.com/sports-general…
This family says ICE has recently issued them a fine of more than $300,000 for seeking sanctuary. Read their story here: kxan.com/news/local/aus…
After some potential showers this afternoon/evening, we're going to be in for a hot and dry rest of the week.🌧➡☀ https://t.co/aBVQZi5wWq
Does the Big 12 play defense? Commissioner Bob Bowlsby is trying to shift the narrative at Big 12 Media Days LIVE BLOG: bit.ly/2YV4efB?utm_me… https://t.co/Jk3R0ay6A9
TRAIL FORECAST: We'll see some scattered storms this afternoon/evening courtesy of some moisture dragging behind Tropical Depression Barry. bit.ly/31xPrt7?utm_me… https://t.co/7n5qWDlKdU
Trump moves to end asylum protections for Central Americans kxan.com/news/national-…
Beto O’Rourke says he had a relative who owned slaves kxan.com/news/political…
Weakened Barry still poses flood, tornado risks kxan.com/news/national-…
Trump’s tweets against 4 liberal congresswomen called racist kxan.com/news/us-politi…
2 killed in fire at south Austin apartment complex early Monday kxan.com/news/local/aus…
Texas’ health and PE teachers learn importance of e-cigarette use prevention program kxan.com/news/texas-pe-…
We’re talking tips this morning with @Studio512tv on @KXAN_News Learn what our #SummerSavings events have in store for you! twitter.com/austinenergy/s…
RT @CRodriguezKXAN: .@RedCrossCSTR is on the scene of The Woods on Barton Skyway apartment fire assisting residents that have been displace…
How much are homes on top of Cambria Cavern worth? A year later, county doesn’t know kxan.com/news/local/wil…
HAPPENING NOW: Fire rips through south Austin apartment complex | Tune in to KXAN this morning to get the latest updates kxan.com/news/fire-repo…
India aborts moon mission launch, citing technical glitch kxan.com/news/india-abo… https://t.co/CMxbEuCNzU
Statues, education center honor Neil Armstrong at museum kxan.com/news/national-… https://t.co/YFmE68JExr
EXPLAINED: What oil money is UT dipping into to give low-income students free tuition? bit.ly/2GaItRu?utm_me… https://t.co/mpPHYI80KT
#ICYMI: Round Rock family scammed out of $471,000, but detectives tracked it down and gave it back kxan.com/news/round-roc…
Hawaiian activists prepare for Mauna Kea telescope convoys kxan.com/news/hawaiian-… https://t.co/GgVF5VHa37
On anniversary of accident that paralyzed him, Gov. Abbott says ‘never give up’ kxan.com/news/on-annive… https://t.co/wgswtSt54j
What to expect at Big 12 Media Days tomorrow and Tuesday kxan.com/sports-general…
RT @MetStormKelly: Today marks the first 100 degree day of the season! https://t.co/rSxaIiA9b6
American Airlines extends Boeing plane flight cancellations kxan.com/news/american-…
A healthy lifestyle may offset genetic risk for Alzheimer’s, large study says kxan.com/news/a-healthy… https://t.co/0h8TvAWYYJ
Churches jump into action with threat of immigration sweeps kxan.com/news/churches-… https://t.co/Zx26kHkhng
RT @KXAN_Weather: Tomorrow will be the last day with rain showers in the forecast. Things really dry out and heat up this week with tempera…
Man allegedly punched Taco Bell manager who confronted him about filling water cup with soda kxan.com/news/man-alleg…
Who’s behind voting-machine makers across the nation? Money of unclear origins kxan.com/news/texas/who…
New UT Health Austin program for women offers personalized wellness plans kxan.com/news/local/aus…
Country singer Granger Smith’s son’s organs donated to two people kxan.com/news/country-s… https://t.co/mnBYHrZrGz
Man allegedly drove drunk, hit APD car directing traffic kxan.com/news/man-alleg…
BREAKING: Man dies, 2 children taken to the hospital after crash on FM 812 and South FM 973 near Circuit of the Americas kxan.com/news/man-dies-…
Witnesses say the suspect was hanging out the driver's side window and yelling when he struck a pedestrian. bit.ly/2LTKbKT
Special Ops sergeant major who died in #Afghanistan was from #Texas kxan.com/news/internati… https://t.co/r1vqDb4tS2
#BREAKING: Multiple people hurt in northwest #Austin 3-vehicle collision near Parmer Palen and Lakeline Boulevard kxan.com/news/multiple-…
Man found dead near Lake LBJ boat crash kxan.com/top-stories/te…
BREAKING: UT police actively investigating a report of a man exposing himself inside the Perry-Castañeda Library. bit.ly/2SdSVg5
Improperly stored lawnmower likely starts shed fire, destroys car in north Austin kxan.com/news/local/aus… https://t.co/dbiamn0fjr
The Governor says Austin's approach is the wrong thing to do. But this week, he cited a possible solution from another Texas city he says is getting it right. bit.ly/2jQL5fq
With more than 200 days until the Iowa caucuses, this is a very early snapshot of the general election, and a lot can change in that time period. bit.ly/2lk5fz0
O’Rourke lost by just over 200,000 votes, but his campaign brought Democrats across the state to the realization that after two decades Texas is not the same shade of red it once was. bit.ly/2leVHVM
In a tweet, President Trump said, “Why don’t they go back and help fix the totally broken and crime-infested places from which they came.” bit.ly/2jQlwuY
Immigrant communities have been on edge since President Donald Trump's administration announced plans for the operation, inflaming the political debate over immigration. bit.ly/2jQd3YI
Perot, 89, died Tuesday after a battle with leukemia. Most remember him for his presidential campaigns in 1992 and 1996. But children in schools across Texas are still feeling Perot’s impact on the state’s education system. bit.ly/2LOiuDj
Police say TSA found a .40 caliber Glock in the suspect's bag with a loaded 9 round clip bit.ly/2YScKMz
In case you missed it, this was one of the most insane stories of the past week! bit.ly/2Gg1CBQ
In one 2018 cable published by the Mail on Sunday, U.K. ambassador Kim Darroch says President Donald Trump pulled out of an international nuclear deal with Iran as an act of “diplomatic vandalism” to spite his predecessor, Barack Obama. bit.ly/2XJ3Dw8
The power outage stretched 30 blocks from Times Square to 72nd Street and Broadway and spread to Rockefeller Center. Around 73,000 customers were affected. bit.ly/2jNDMW6
In Mississippi, up to 3 inches (7.6 centimeters) of rain had already fallen in the Jackson area before dawn Sunday — and more was on the way. bit.ly/2LkHlz2
When asked why he ran, he reportedly said: “Because y’all kill black people. That’s why I run.” bit.ly/30DKUnH
 
 
 
 
 
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