August 23, 2017 - 8:16 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- One man is dead after being found on the side of Highway 183 in south Austin Wednesday morning. Austin Police and Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the 3200 block of Highway 183 South just after 7 a.m. Wednesday. Medics pronounced a man in his 20s dead at the scene, but believe...
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NOAA/National Hurricane Center
August 23, 2017 - 7:59 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Central Texas could see a wet weekend ahead, thanks to the remnants of what was Tropical Storm Harvey in the Gulf of Mexico. The National Hurricane Center says the remnants, which were centered about 150 miles west of Merida, Mexico as of 7 a.m. Wednesday morning, now has a 100%...
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August 22, 2017 - 7:12 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- An overnight SWAT situation on the city's northwest side has ended with a man in custody. Austin Police were called to the 6500 block of Sans Souci Cove just after 1:30 a.m. Tuesday morning following several 9-1-1 calls reporting gunshots in the area. When police arrived, a woman...
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Mark Wilson/Getty Images
August 22, 2017 - 7:05 am
(FORT MYER, Va.) -- President Donald Trump announced on Monday night his administration’s plans to continue the engagement of the United States military in Afghanistan, a strategy meant to combat the influence of the Taliban and the ISIS affiliate in the country that will forgo a formal timetable...
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The White House
August 21, 2017 - 8:39 pm
Below are excerpts released by the White House from President Trump's remarks on Afghanistan tonight. Scroll down for the audio. [A] wound inflicted upon a single member of our community, is a wound inflicted upon us all. When one part of America hurts, we all hurt. And when one citizen suffers an...
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City of Georgetown
August 21, 2017 - 5:33 pm
UPDATE: Due to the potential threat from Tropical Depression Harvey this weekend, Georgetown officials have postponed a full test of the system. A contractor is continuing to test each individual portion of the system to ensure that it is ready in the event that it's needed. Officials plan on doing...
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August 21, 2017 - 8:20 am
(KJCE) -- Watch live views of today's solar eclipse from across the country, courtesy of NASA TV. Video of NASA TV Public-Education
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August 21, 2017 - 7:03 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Two men are in the hospital with gunshot wounds after an altercation Sunday night. Austin-Travis County EMS says the call came in just after 8:15 p.m. Sunday night near Rogge Lane and Manor Road. Medics say two men were transported to Dell Seton Medical Center with serious injuries...
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University of Texas
August 21, 2017 - 6:44 am
Here is the text of the letter sent to the University of Texas community by President Greg Fenves regarding the removal of Confederate statues from campus overnight: Dear UT Community, Last week, the horrific displays of hatred at the University of Virginia and in Charlottesville shocked and...
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US Navy/Petty Officer 3rd Class James Vazquez
August 20, 2017 - 8:22 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- A Navy guided-missile destroyer, the USS John S. McCain, collided with a commercial vessel east of Singapore early Monday morning local time, the Navy said. There were 10 sailors missing and five injured, the Navy said. The collision with the merchant ship Alnic MC occurred east of...
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