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So far, the 2019-2020 winter season has been anything but harsh.

We wish anyone running the 3M Half Marathon this weekend the best of luck because it is going to be a cold one.

There is going to be a trash cleanup tomorrow in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and it's not too late to sign up.

E-cig companies market their products as a safer alternative to smoking, so why do leading lung experts say it's best to steer clear? How much do we really know about the health effects of vaping? #ExploringYourHealth 

The next time you're feeling stressed, reach for your kid's bucket of Legos.

Today is the 2020 Women's Rally at the Texas State Capitol grounds. Hundreds of people are gathered listening to speakers, carrying signs, and encouraging others to vote.

@Showtime  is set to premiere its documentary series about former Leander High School football player, Greg Kelley. #SXSW 

AMBER ALERT: APD is searching for 12-year-old Avery Reynolds. Police say she is in immediate danger.

"The criminal justice system just doesn’t always get it right." Rep. @SherylCole1  speaks out against injustice. However, she tells #InFocusTX  host @DrNicoleCross  getting things done gives her the most joy. #TuneIn  to find out what she says it’s like to be a #Texas  lawmaker.


Matthew @McConaughey  has been officially appointed as a professor at #UTAustin . He joins the radio-television-film faculty after teaching as a visiting professor since 2015.

Lehman High School senior Nina Matts is fighting cancer and in desperate need of a bone marrow donor. To help, her yearbook class has organized a drive this Friday. It’s hoped 300 people will be tested.

This is the moment when one of the spill gates failed at Dunlap Dam Tuesday morning in New Braunfels. Lake Dunlap is now partially drained. (Courtesy: GBRA)

Thousands greeted Beto O’Rourke in Austin Saturday night on a closed down Congress Avenue. In this video he talks about his plans to help ensure new high school graduates are college and career ready.

BREAKING: #BrunoMars  and #BritneySpears  will headline the 2018 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix in Austin @COTA 

Austin has declared June 23 Day honor #Supernaturalng  the two stars and who call the city their home

@SecondLady  Karen Pence visited @dellchildrens  today to learn more about the hospital's art therapy initiatives

IN MEMORIAM: #DraylenMason  honored with a mini mural painted in East#Austin  on a roadside electrical box. You can find it at Webberville/Pleasant Valley roads. The artist is .

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UPDATE: said their facilities do not have a way to boil water and are asking the community to drop off any safe water supplies they can.

Austin firefighters are in a cherry picker trying to convince Patricia Okoumou to come down from the Southwest Key building. She has been up there for several hours in protest of family separation at the border.