AUSTIN (KXAN) - Austin police will be talking with University of Texas-area businesses about ongoing crime and safety concerns.
A Tuesday afternoon meeting at Newman Hall of the Saint Austin Catholic Church on Guadalupe targets crime awareness in the area.
While this is the monthly meeting of university-area business partners, it is the first since the murder of Esme Barrera on New Year's Day.
The North Campus-area killing has prompted safety concerns from many neighbors.
Meanwhile, a suspect has not been arrested.
Winter is invading Texas with a vengeance as snow, sleet and ice are unleashed on much of northern and western sections of the state.
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.
With freezing temperatures pushing through the region, heating systems will likely be working overtime, which can bring rising energy bills.
Global civil rights icon Nelson Mandela, whose legacy is ending South African apartheid, has died.
A man convicted 21 years ago for engaging in ritual child abuse was released Thursday after the DA's office agreed the only physical evidence against him was faulty.
A sport-utility vehicle hit a Capitol Metro bus in a parking lot of Anderson Lane on Thursday, sending two people to the hospital.