fbpx
Connect with us

Texas News

Family promises not to ‘wither away’ after woman killed at Round Rock concert

Published

on

www.kxan.com – Will DuPree – 2024-06-19 18:09:56

SUMMARY: Christopher Duke, from Pflugerville, Texas, is mourning the loss of his wife Ara, who was killed in a shooting during a Juneteenth concert in Round Rock. Duke cherishes their backyard where they found peace together. He plans to heal by focusing on the memories they shared rather than seeking vengeance. The family is postponing their England trip to attend Ara's funeral. They are asking for donations to Ara's favorite causes instead of flowers. Ara is remembered as loving and kind by her daughter, who is expecting her first child. Police are still searching for the suspects, offering a $20,000 reward for information.

Read the full article

The post Family promises not to ‘wither away' after woman killed at Round Rock concert appeared first on www.kxan.com

Texas News

2024 Olympics: How to watch the opening ceremony on KXAN live from Paris

Published

on

www.kxan.com – Billy Gates – 2024-07-21 18:42:02

SUMMARY: For the first time in Summer Olympic history, the opening ceremony will take place outside a stadium, with delegations parading through downtown Paris on the Seine River past iconic landmarks. The historic ceremony occurs on July 26 at 12:30 p.m. CDT, with broadcasts available on KXAN, Telemundo, and NBC Olympics. The 3.7-mile route begins at the Austerlitz bridge, passes sites like Notre Dame and the Louvre, and ends at the Iéna bridge near the Eiffel Tower. Grandstands and 80 monitors will enhance the experience for spectators. Over 10,000 athletes and 94 boats will be involved, watched by millions globally.

Read the full article

The post 2024 Olympics: How to watch the opening ceremony on KXAN live from Paris appeared first on www.kxan.com

Continue Reading

Texas News

What pushed President Biden to withdraw from the reelection race?

Published

on

abc13.com – ABCNews – 2024-07-21 17:54:06

SUMMARY: Two days after announcing his return to the campaign trail, President Joe Biden shocked his staff by dropping out of the 2024 presidential race. Despite consistent statements insisting he would continue, growing pressure from fellow Democrats and personal considerations led to his decision. Senator Joe Manchin and others called for Biden, 81, to pass the torch to a new generation. Biden endorsed Vice President Kamala Harris to lead the party. Sources revealed his staff was blindsided by the announcement. Biden emphasized focusing on his current presidency, while his family supported the decision due to concerns.

Read the full article

The post What pushed President Biden to withdraw from the reelection race? appeared first on abc13.com

Continue Reading

Texas News

2024 Olympics: How to watch gymnastics, swimming, track finals; full schedule

Published

on

www.kxan.com – Billy Gates – 2024-07-21 17:13:59

SUMMARY: The 2024 Paris Olympics highlight gymnastics, swimming, and track and field. Simone Biles aims to add to her seven Olympic medals despite previous struggles with “the twisties.” The U.S. men's gymnastics team seeks its first gold since 2004. In swimming, Team USA faces fierce competition from Australia. Track star Sha'Carri Richardson aims to prove she's the fastest woman, while Noah Lyles competes for the men's 100 meters title. Coverage details for gymnastics, swimming, and track events are available on NBCOlympics.com, with extensive broadcasts on KXAN, USA Network, and E! at various times. Sign up for the KXAN App for updates.

Read the full article

The post 2024 Olympics: How to watch gymnastics, swimming, track finals; full schedule appeared first on www.kxan.com

Continue Reading

News from the South

Trending