About 100 brains missing from University of Texas

The University of Texas at Austin is missing about 100 brains about half of the specimens the university had in a collection of brains preserved in jars of formaldehyde.

US police kill gunman who targeted buildings

Authorities shot and killed a man who they say opened fire on Austin police headquarters on Friday, and a bomb squad was called in to search his vehicle.

Lewis Hamilton, amid title chase, talks post-racing options
Lewis Hamilton, amid title chase, talks post-racing options

Lewis Hamilton is already planning for a life after Formula One even as he zooms in on a second world championship.

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton wins United States Grand Prix, moves closer to title
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton wins United States Grand Prix, moves closer to title

Austin: Lewis Hamilton increased his lead in the drivers world championship to 24 points on Sunday when he swept to his fifth consecutive victory and 10th of the season by winning the United States Grand Prix.

F1 strugglers rule out US Grand Prix boycott
F1 strugglers rule out US Grand Prix boycott

Formula One's mid-grid strugglers are determined to carve out a fairer distribution of wealth, but they are not contemplating a boycott of this weekend's United States Grand Prix.

US Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg breaks Lewis Hamilton stranglehold for pole
US Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg breaks Lewis Hamilton stranglehold for pole

Nico Rosberg broke free of Lewis Hamilton's stranglehold to seize his ninth pole position of the season on Saturday when he topped a tense qualifying session for United States Grand Prix.

US Grand Prix boycott cannot be ruled out, says Force India boss
US Grand Prix boycott cannot be ruled out, says Force India boss

Formula One`s cash-strapped smaller teams could boycott Sunday`s U.S. Grand Prix unless their complaints about the division of revenues are heard, Force India deputy principal Bob Fernley said on Saturday.

Double points in Formula One final race not all bad, says Mario Andretti
Double points in Formula One final race not all bad, says Mario Andretti

Awarding double points for the final race of the Formula One season is a gimmick but one that American fans may understand more than most, according to the country`s last world champion Mario Andretti.

US Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton puts the hammer down in final practice
US Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton puts the hammer down in final practice

Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton rounded off a hat-trick of fastest laps in U.S. Grand Prix practice on Saturday with Mercedes team mate and title rival Nico Rosberg 0.883 of a second slower after suffering a brake problem.

Lewis Hamilton fastest as Mercedes dominate US practice
Lewis Hamilton fastest as Mercedes dominate US practice

Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton and his title rival team mate Nico Rosberg were separated by mere fumes on Friday in a familiar Mercedes one-two in U.S. Grand Prix practice.

FIA reveals Caterham, Marussia financial struggles highlight needs to cut costs in F1
FIA reveals Caterham, Marussia financial struggles highlight needs to cut costs in F1

The FIA has revealed that Caterham and Marussia's financial problems highlight the need to cut costs in Formula One after the two teams went into administration this month and would not be taking par in Sunday's United States Grand Prix.

Sebastian Vettel may skip Austin qualifying: Daniel Ricciardo
Sebastian Vettel may skip Austin qualifying: Daniel Ricciardo

Daniel Ricciardo conceded on Thursday that his Red Bull team-mate and four time champion Sebastian Vettel may duck out of qualifying at this weekend`s United States Grand Prix because of an enforced power unit change.

Sandra Bullock too scared to stay in LA

Actress Sandra Bullock may move out of her house here after the armed stalker incident in June. She is reportedly planning to settle down in Austin, Texas.

Austin Mahone not dating Gomez

Singer Austin Mahone has denied reports that he is dating singer-actress Selena Gomez.

Twitter: A popular source for vaccine information

Twitter has emerged as a popular and reliable source for receiving and sharing new information about vaccines, a new US study has found.

Austin is the most sex-friendly city in US

Americans living in Austin, Texas, get the most action in the bedroom.

Austin ranked sexiest city in US

Austin, Texas has been named the sexiest city in the United States in a magazine survey.