AUSTIN (KXAN) -
Hundreds gathered in downtown Austin Saturday to protest the genetically altered food-maker Monsanto.
Monsanto produces agricultural seeds and feed but protestors say the company contaminated our foods with chemicals.
Protesters say Monsanto controls much of the world's food supply. The group came together against Monsanto's genetically modified organisms used in the U.S. food supply.
Around the world and in Austin, protestors took to the street against the Monsanto Corporation. Participants in Austin marched from Brush Square Park to the Texas Capitol.
Protesters say they wanted to bring awareness about the company and the Monsanto Protection Act.
The freezing and near-freezing rain that swooped into Central Texas overnight prompted numerous school closings and delays and made for a harrowing morning commute on Friday.
A man is expected to survive after being stabbed in the head at the Salvation Army shelter in Downtown Austin at about 3:45 a.m. Friday.
As the Austin area prepares itself for an impending winter storm on Friday, Dec. 6, many schools have already announced delays.
Investigators are looking into an overnight fire that left one woman with third-degree burns.
Caldwell County residents gathered Thursday evening to organize their fight against a proposed landfill that they say poses a hazard that they don't need.
The pastor of the Austin church attended by the teacher who was killed Thursday in Benghazi remembered him as a spiritual friend dedicated to improving the lives of others.