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Free Bernie
Bernie Tiede, the inspiration for Richard Linklater's film Bernie, has won his appeal — and he may be set free from prison for good. KXAN reports that on Wednesday, The ...
Best and Worst Black Friday Deals
Thanksgiving is a fine holiday, but its true importance comes when it is over and people decide that it's time to go shopping for new things to be thankful ...
Mike Brown Remembered
KVUE — Holding posters with the face of Michael Brown, a crowd of hundreds stood in solidarity on the plaza at the Austin Police Department headquarters Tuesday. The crowd was so ...
Shutting It Down
For the first time ever, the City of Austin is placing a moratorium on downtown event permits. According to the Austin Monitor, Director of Transportation Robert Spillar and Special Events ...
Picture This Pet
Despite his boisterous name, Bravado is total sweetheart who adores affection. This young Russian Blue from Austin Pets Alive! needs to be in a home without other cats as he ...
Austinite's Orphan Thanksgiving
With lower gas prices and a recovering economy, many people — and Google! — are projecting this will be a record-breaking weekend for Austin-area travel, both on and off the road. Traffic ...
Stressed Out
Think you're stressed? Those of us with Austin-area ZIP codes don't have it nearly as bad as one Texas neighborhood, says real estate blog Movoto. A new report ...
Forget Black Friday
'Tis the season to get a head start on your holiday shopping. But before you join the masses on Black Friday, take a look at some of these post-Thanksgiving alternatives ...
Hottest Headlines
Is there anything worse than misrepresenting Austin barbecue? We think not. Below, we recap everything the WSJ got wrong about Austin's favorite fare — plus, the rest of the week ...
Austin News Feed
Editor's note: Over the course of a week, we come across dozens of newsy tidbits and interesting links that we want to share with you. For this weekly roundup ...
Emotional Hardbody Answers
Dear Emotional Hardbody, My best friend and I are having a difference of opinion and would like you to weigh in on it. I think that when you get into ...
Smarty Pants
It's not just the home to a world-class university; Austin is also home to some pretty impressive high schools. According to a recent ranking by Niche, two local public ...
In The News
KVUE — Two Austin police officers heard making jokes about rape that were recorded on a dashboard camera had a disciplinary hearing on Wednesday morning. Officer Michael Castillo was suspended three ...
Yoga Yoga Everywhere
If you're a fan of donation-based Black Swan Yoga, expect to see some changes to the studio over the next few months. Onnit, an Austin-based lifestyle and fitness company ...
Bad Drugs
KVUE — Paramedics with Austin-Travis County EMS said 25 people have had adverse reactions to K2 since 12 pm on Monday. It is usually labeled and sold in smoke stores as ...
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