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Mar 22, 2010

STP Rock SXSW

STP Rock SXSW

After a twenty year [on-and-off] relationship, Stone Temple Pilots are back and rocking more than ever.

Mar 19, 2010

SXSW Digital Finds: Free Downloads, Skip Bar Lines

SXSW Digital Finds: Free Downloads, Skip Bar Lines

Music-goers are buzzing about digital features that are making their lives easier.

Mar 19, 2010

Das Racist: Totally Juvenile or Culturally Incisive?

Das Racist: Totally Juvenile or Culturally Incisive?

Das Racist: all the charisma and energy of a boy band with none of the choreography.

Mar 19, 2010

Alex Chilton's Death Resonates at SXSW

Alex Chilton's Death Resonates at SXSW

Tragedy mars opening day at South By Southwest.

Mar 18, 2010

No SXSW Badge, No Worries

No SXSW Badge, No Worries

No SXSW badge? No problem!

Mar 18, 2010

'Ponch" Offers SXSW Traffic Tips

'Ponch" Offers SXSW Traffic Tips

With two reasons to celebrate Wednesday night - opening day of the South by Southwest music festival and St. Patrick's Day - fans of both have flocked to Sixth Street.

Mar 18, 2010

"I Was Just a Kid Who Loved Music"

"I Was Just a Kid Who Loved Music"

Legendary singer/songwriter Smokey Robinson was the featured keynote speaker at Day Two of the South by Southwest music festival. More than 300 music fans packed the standing-room only interview, conducted...

Mar 17, 2010

White Stripes Documentary Opens to 700 Person Army

White Stripes Documentary Opens to 700 Person Army

A huge line at the historic Paramount Theater in downtown Austin helped open SXSW.

Mar 17, 2010

SXSW Attendees Greeted with Live Music at Airport

SXSW Attendees Greeted with Live Music at Airport

In the the "Live Music Capital of the World," even the airport is filled with live music.

Mar 16, 2010

SXXpress Eases Long Lines Bemoaned by Filmgoers

SXXpress Eases Long Lines Bemoaned by Filmgoers

A sneak peek of what's been going on a SXSW before music kick off Wednesday.

Top Stories
Heavy Rain, Flooding Reported in North Texas

Heavy Rain, Flooding Reported in North Texas

Rain moved across North Texas once again on Saturday morning flooding roads and adding to the already rising lake and creek levels.

Car Drives Off Heliport at Dallas Convention Center

Car Drives Off Heliport at Dallas Convention Center

One person is now in critical condition.

NBC 5 Forecast: Flood Threat Continues

NBC 5 Forecast: Flood Threat Continues

Storms move through the Metroplex this morning and there may still be a few lingering showers & storms this afternoon.

Loop 12 Closed Near I-30 Due to Flooding

Loop 12 Closed Near I-30 Due to Flooding

Dallas city officials say a stretch of Loop 12 between Irving Boulevard and Interstate 30 will be closed for the next several days due to flooding.

Protesters Face Off at Phoenix "Draw Muhammad" Contest

Protesters Face Off at Phoenix "Draw Muhammad" Contest

About 500 people, many of them carrying guns and cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad, rallied outside a Phoenix mosque Friday, where they were met by hundreds of counter protesters railing against what they called...

Snake Bites Increasing with More North Texas Rain

Snake Bites Increasing with More North Texas Rain

North Texas doctors say with all the rain and flooding forcing wild animals out of their natural habitats, they are seeing a spike in snake bites this spring.