FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 23:30. Facebook
Catch me outside in the bluebonnet field, how about that?

Send us your best pictures of your furry friends enjoying the sun!!
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FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 23:00. Facebook
An illegal immigrant tied up a Texas woman, forced her into her car and tried to drive off with her on Wednesday, but the woman was able to escape and eventually helped lead authorities to her suspected attacker, officials said. The man was not identified, and it was unknown how long he had been in the U.S. or what country he comes from. A media relations person was not available on Sunday to...
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Illegal immigrant charged in kidnapping of woman
FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 22:30. Facebook
A sixth-grader in Massachusetts was served by police with no-trespass orders after neighbors grew wary of the girl cutting through their properties to get to and from her school bus stop. The mother of 11-year-old Autumn Blanchard told the Cape Cod Times her daughter received three pink no-trespass notices from the Harwich Police Department on March 2.

Sixth-grader going to bus stop cited for trespassing
FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 22:00. Facebook
Davis was a private assigned as a radio telephone operator when he was knocked down by a large piece of shrapnel during the Battle of the Bulge. The radio on his back protected him, but the German artillery barrage knocked down a tree that fell on Davis, injuring his spine. He was paralyzed from the waist down for three weeks and ultimately rejoined his unit in Germany. Davis was told long ago...
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92-year-old North Carolina man receives Purple Heart earned over 70 years ago in World War II
FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 21:30. Facebook
Tad Cummins and Elizabeth Thomas -- who were once allegedly caught kissing in a classroom -- haven’t been seen since March 13. But as officials continue their hunt for the pair, new evidence is emerging to show a “romantic” relationship developed between them prior to the disappearance.

Emails show missing Tennessee teacher, 15-year-old student had 'romantic interest,' officials say
FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 21:02. Facebook
Do you agree with Michelle Malkin??
FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 20:31. Facebook
A man in Tucson, Arizona learned what could go wrong if you have baggy pants and you're attempting to flee from committing a crime. You could get stuck hanging upside down by your pants.

Alleged burglar pantsed by spiked fence while trying to flee, found hanging upside down
FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
A Fox News special report on Russia's growing sphere of influence

Russias growing sphere of influence
FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 19:30. Facebook
Revamped technical efforts and nearly $20 million in improvements should help avoid prior glitches as standardized testing begins this week, Texas Education Agency officials say. The upgrades are meant to solve previous online problems with the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness, or STAAR. The exams help determine whether students get promoted or graduate

Changes made to STAAR to avoid glitches
FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
There is growing fear in the immigrant community of Austin, Texas as President Donald J. Trump's immigration and executive orders go into effect. And as more than 50 Austin area residents were detained in Immigration And Customs Enforcement (ICE) deportation raids last month, a growing number of churches in the Austin Sanctuary Network are volunteering to offer physical shelter or support to...
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Immigrants find sanctuary in Austin church network
FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 18:30. Facebook
Gunfire erupted early Sunday inside a crowded Cincinnati nightclub after a dispute broke out among several men, killing one man and injuring 15 other people, authorities said. Cincinnati Police Chief Eliot Isaac identified the deceased as 27-year-old O'Bryan Spikes.

Shooting at Cincinnati nightclub kills 1, injures 15
FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 17:35. Facebook
According to Winchester police, several emergency calls were made at around 2 p.m. about a suspicious man seen wearing a black cape and armed with a sword walking along Papermill Road and South Pleasant Valley Road. Responding officers would arrest 31-year-old Jeremy Putman and charge him for wearing a mask in public.

Man dressed as 'The Joker' arrested in Virginia
FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 17:04. Facebook
A six-year-old boy brought a loaded gun to his Rancho Cucamonga school, even giving it to a classmate who took it home in his backpack, according to San Bernardino Sheriff's Deputies.

Six-year-old brings loaded gun to school, hands off to friend, according to deputies
FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 16:30. Facebook
A famous country music star made her way to Houston, Texas on Friday afternoon for more than just a performance. RaeLynn, who was first introduced on "The Voice," visited Texas Children's Hospital to present the very first donation of $10,000 dollars to The RaeLynn Diabetes Fund.

RaeLynn donates funds to Texas Children's Hospital
FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
She's no stranger to Houston or to law enforcement, but Mary Young is new to her role as Texas Southern University police chief. "We hear so many negative things about TSU," says Young. "I want to show them the positive things about TSU. So when the opportunity presented itself, I said, 'Why not?'"

First female Texas Southern University police chief
FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 15:30. Facebook
A Central Texas police officer managed to escape from an angry bovine that had an apparent beef with the officer. The strange chase happened Thursday afternoon in Temple, Texas.

Angry cow has beef with Temple police officer
FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
On Facebook earlier this week, Arnold Schwarzenegger posted a video with winners at Special Olympics World Games in Austria. The saved Snapchat video said, "These guys inspire me!" as he talked about how the athletes behind him were winners in the winter games.

Arnold Schwarzenegger shuts down troll who commented on his Special Olympics Facebook post
FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 14:30. Facebook
Corrections officials adopted new criminal sentencing rules on Friday that aim to trim California's prison population by 9,500 inmates after four years. They include steps like reducing inmates' sentences up to six months for earning a college degree and by up to a month each year for participating in self-help programs such as alcohol and substance abuse support groups and counseling, anger...
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California to release 9,500 inmates in 4 years
FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
Organ donation is literally a gift of life, and one Valley mother perhaps understands that better than many others, even though her daughter recently passed away. On Wednesday, Jordan Drake's mother honored her daughter's memory, at the Arizona State Capitol in Downtown Phoenix. Drake was the recipient of a donor heart, and lived for three more years, as a result of that life-saving gift.

Mother speaks on importance of organ donation
FOX 7 Austin
03/26/2017 at 13:30. Facebook
YOUR TURN: A police officer in Temple thought he captured a cow that was running loose. But the angry heifer had other plans... (Make sure to watch until the end.) [ Link ]