July 29, 2017 - 10:31 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) - Police are searching for suspects in a north Austin shooting Friday night that left one man critically injured. Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the Madison at Walnut Creek Apartments in the 12100 block of Metric Boulevard, just south of Parmer Lane, around 10:15 p.m. Friday...
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July 29, 2017 - 10:16 am
(KJCE) - American heroes and the middle class make up the topics for this week's addresses from Washington. In his weekly address, President Trump details his week spent meeting and honoring American heroes around the country. President's Weekly Address, 7/29 In this week's Democratic Address, Rep...
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July 29, 2017 - 9:58 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) - The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory for the Austin area Saturday afternoon. The Austin area could see some of the hottest temperatures in four years. The National Weather Service is forecasting a high of 104, but the mercury will likely climb even higher than...
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July 29, 2017 - 9:41 am
DEARBORN, Mich. (KJCE) - Ford Motor Company is taking on carbon monoxide concerns with its Explorer sports utility vehicles, commonly used by law enforcement agencies - including the Austin Police Department. The company, in a statement released Friday evening , said it will cover the costs of...
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July 29, 2017 - 9:21 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) - Austin Police have made an arrest in a Wednesday night murder in Central Austin . Police arrested 40-year old Sidney Parker on Friday. He's charged with intentional murder in the death of Majid Hemmasi, and attempted murder of a store employee. The shooting took place in the parking...
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July 28, 2017 - 6:09 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) - The Texas Department of Public Safety has backed off of a plan to charge for its crime lab services , following a request from Governor Greg Abbott. The agency, in a statement Friday, said that "DPS will continue to provide high quality expert analytical services to our law...
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July 28, 2017 - 4:06 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump tweeted that Ret. Gen. John Kelly is the new White House chief of staff, replacing Reince Priebus in the role. "I am pleased to inform you that I have just named General/Secretary John F Kelly as White House Chief of Staff. He is a Great American and a Great...
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July 28, 2017 - 10:37 am
UPDATE: Ford has released a statement, saying it promises to fix issues with Police Interceptor vehicles across the country. AUSTIN (KJCE) - Austin Police will be parking all of their Ford Explorer patrol vehicles and pulling them from service, beginning tomorrow and through the weekend. "I've made...
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July 28, 2017 - 7:43 am
(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate's effort to pass a stripped-down version of an Obamacare repeal measure -- the so-called "skinny repeal" of the Affordable Care Act -- failed during a vote, 49-51, held shortly around 1:30 a.m. Friday. About an hour after the vote was announced, President Donald Trump,...
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July 28, 2017 - 12:19 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) - Officials here in Austin and elsewhere continue to try to get to the bottom of the situation involving Ford Explorer vehicles and carbon monoxide leaks. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration expanded its investigation into the problem Thursday. In a report , they say...
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