Wednesday overnight First Warning Forecast
Freezing cold nights for many.
Austin Energy initially said power would be restored within 12 to 24 hours, then the company said Friday evening, but at Thursdays press conference that changed again.
“Austin Energy has determined we are unable to provide a specific restoration estimate,” said Jackie Sargent, Austin Energy GM.
Texas judges have the right to keep drivers from renewing their license if they don't pay traffic tickets or the fines associated with delaying payment — and our investigation found nearly one million current orders to do just that. Our KXAN investigation found it's a system keeping people from driving to work, and childcare, and often trapping families in a cycle of debt. Read the full investigation: https://www.kxan.com/investigations/nearly-1m-drivers-at-risk-of-losing-licenses-are-you-one-of-them/
A judge sentenced Magen Fieramusca to 55 years in prison after she pleaded guilty to killing her best friend in 2019. The victim's mother read a statement in court, which led Fieramusca to cry. Read more here: https://www.kxan.com/investigations/magen-fieramusca-expected-to-plead-guilty-in-death-of-friend-baby-kidnapping-charges-dropped/