Friday, October 31, 2014

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Out-of-State Money Reaching Council Candidates

Austin's campaign finance laws try to control outside influence by limiting contributions to $350 per person, but get a few friends together, and the totals add up quickly. Our City Reporter Jeff Stensland takes a closer look at campaign records and a Louisiana company that has its eyes on areas school buses. Updated 7:19 AM

Even though the new St. Elmo's Market and Lofts would bring shopping, housing and attractions to South Austin, our Alese Underwood tells us why neighbors and business owners took to the streets to protest the city council's upcoming vote.

Updated 7:20 AM

With the massive crowds expected in Austin this weekend celebrating Halloween and Formula One, getting around town could be tricky. Many people are expected to turn to highly popular rideshare groups even though these groups are technically not legal yet in the city. Our Alex Stockwell explains what it means.

10/30/2014 07:34 PM

F1 Fans Arrive for US Grand Prix

Thousands of people will be in and out of the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport this weekend. The U.S. Grand Prix kicks off tomorrow at the Circuit of the Americas track. Our Jess Mitchell has more from ABIA on the F1 arrivals.

10/30/2014 10:21 AM


Austin's 10-1 Election

Interactive Map: Do you know what district you live in? Austin voters will soon pick one candidate to represent their own geographic district under what's called the 10-1 plan. That's not all--after Election Day, Austin will also have a new mayor. We've compiled an interactive map and candidate bios to keep you informed ahead of Nov. 4.

Updated 09/09/2014 12:19 PM






Davis, Abbott Campaigns Working Overtime as Election Nears

Early voting is almost over and the Republican candidate for governor took time on one of the last days to cast his ballot. Candidates aren't the only ones trying to push people to the polls as Election Day draws closer. Our Karina Kling visited a couple of campaign headquarters where volunteers are burning the midnight oil. 10/30/2014 06:56 PM


Body Found in San Marcos Identified as Missing Person

The body found Wednesday just north of Texas State's campus in San Marcos has been identified as that of 34-year-old Gregg G. Candelora. Police say Candelora was reported missing at the beginning of the week. Updated 10/30/2014 07:58 PM

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