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Akins Early College High School, 10701 S. 1st St., was on lockdown Wednesday morning as district police investigated a report of an "armed subject." The three students, which a witness said they saw with a weapon, have since been identified and located.

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The Taylor Police Department is investigating an apparent murder-suicide that left four people dead on Tuesday.

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Women can use SafeUP to contact a "guardian" when in need. (Pexels)

For women who feel threatened while they’re out, an app that lets users easily call for help is now available in Austin.

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Sixth Street, Austin's most historic nightlife district, has seen two shootings in a week as city officials scramble to roll out safety measures.

A man was shot on Sixth Street with non-life-threatening injuries early Thursday morning, marking the second Sixth Street shooting in a week as the city works to address the nightlife district's now-notorious gun violence issues.

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