• Power bills to decrease in Austin - myfox47

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    Power bills to decrease in Austin
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    AUSTIN, Minn (FOX47) – Customers in Austin are going to save some money on electricity in 2019. The Austin Utilities Board of Commissioners approved the 2019 utilities budget and announced residential and business customers can expect a 1.9% ...
  • Austin Police Reach Labor Agreement with City - Spectrum News

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    Austin Police Reach Labor Agreement with City
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    AUSTIN, Texas – The Austin Police Association and the City of Austin have reached a labor agreement after nearly a year of negotiations. Agreement comes after nearly a year of negotiations; Initially rejected over cost concerns; Contract to include ...
    BREAKING: City Council approves new Austin police contractAustin American-Statesman
    Austin will get answers about the boil-water notice by Dec. 11KXAN.com
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  • Where to Eat at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (ABIA) - Eater Austin

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    Where to Eat at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (ABIA)
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    The Austin-Bergstrom International Airport really aims to embody the city it serves without seeming inauthentic. The terminals smell like barbecue — thanks, Salt Lick! — and there's often some twangy, guitar-strumming singer-songwriter set up in the ...
    Flights resume normally at Austin airport after reports of shots fired at jetsAustin American-Statesman
    Flights temporarily grounded in Austin du
  • Man killed in northeast Austin shooting still unidentified - KXAN.com

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    Man killed in northeast Austin shooting still unidentified
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    AUSTIN (KXAN) — Police are still trying to identify the body of a Hispanic male who died in one of Austin's extended stay hotels. He is estimated to be approximately 30 years old and might go by the name Chato. On Tuesday, Nov. 13, police received a ...
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  • Race for Austin's district 1 showcases changing neighborhoods - KXAN.com

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    Race for Austin's district 1 showcases changing neighborhoods
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    AUSTIN (KXAN) — Natasha Harper-Madison and Mariana Salazar will continue the campaign for the open seat on Austin's eastside city council seat District 1. Incumbent Ora Houston declined to run again. The two survived a crowded general election field ...
  • Things to do in Austin, Nov. 18-24 - austin360

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    Things to do in Austin, Nov. 18-24
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    Holiday events. Chuy's Children's Giving to Children Parade. The parade returns the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Free. 11 a.m. Saturday. Bring an unwrapped new toy to donate to Operation Blue Santa while you see the floats go by. chuysparade.com.
  • Where to Order Thanksgiving Pies in Austin Right Now - Eater Austin

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    Where to Order Thanksgiving Pies in Austin Right Now
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    Thanksgiving is essentially a big excuse to eat everything, right? After securing turkey and sides takeout or those dinner and brunch reservations, it's time to think about desserts, specifically pie. The holiday is coming up very soon, so it's time to ...and more »
  • Feds file $347000 tax suit against Austin businessman - KXAN.com

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    Feds file $347000 tax suit against Austin businessman
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    AUSTIN (KXAN) – An Austin businessman is in the cross hairs of the Internal Revenue Service. The federal tax collection agency filed a lawsuit Wednesday asking a federal court to sell a Lake Travis home belonging to Johnnie Joe Moore III. Moore failed ...
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  • Thanksgiving Festivities Around Austin - Spectrum News

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    Thanksgiving Festivities Around Austin
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    AUSTIN, Texas – Time to gear up for the holiday season! Thanksgiving events are happening throughout the city, both traditional and non-traditional. Here's a few events: H-E-B Feast: November 20, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Palmers Events Center (Capital Metro ...
  • Xinjiang-Style Barbecue Street Food Restaurant Is Looking to Open in Austin - Eater Austin

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    Xinjiang-Style Barbecue Street Food Restaurant Is Looking to Open in Austin
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    Plano, Texas-based Xinjiang-style street food restaurant Fat Ni BBQ is looking to open a new location in Austin, though there is no exact address selected at this time. The reason for the expansion is because many Austinites asked the restaurant when ...
  • Beer-drinking WWE legend Steve Austin says he's gone stone cold sober - Fox News

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    Beer-drinking WWE legend Steve Austin says he's gone stone cold sober
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    Legendary WWE superstar “Stone Cold” Steve Austin revealed on his podcast he's given up one of the things that helped make him one of the top stars in the business – alcohol. Austin said Thursday on his “Steve Austin Show” podcast that he is sticking ...
    'Stone Cold' Steve Austin says he's stopped drinking beerFor The Win
    'Stone Cold' Steve Austin Gives up Beer in Healthy-Eating
  • Favorite Farmer's Market Bakery Opening Storefront in East Austin - Eater Austin

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    Favorite Farmer's Market Bakery Opening Storefront in East Austin
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    Julie Myrtille, whose baked goods gained popularity at farmer's markets around town, announced a new storefront coming early next year. Though the exact location hasn't been revealed yet, it will be somewhere in east Austin. The new bakery will serve ...
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  • See Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real's Strutting 'Find Yourself' on 'Austin City Limits' - Rolling Stone

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    See Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real's Strutting 'Find Yourself' on 'Austin City Limits'
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    Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real have never performed on Austin City Limits before, but they sure act like they own the place in a sizzling jam of “Find Yourself,” seen in a video from their debut appearance on the PBS program set to air this weekend.
    Kacey Musgraves Performs 'Velvet Elvis' on 'Austin City Limits': ExclusiveBillboard
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  • Diverging diamond intersection to open this weekend in South Austin - KXAN.com

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    Diverging diamond intersection to open this weekend in South Austin
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    AUSTIN (KXAN) — A major traffic alert for Mopac drivers this weekend. The Mopac and Slaughter Lane intersection will be closed this weekend from Saturday at 3 p.m. through Sunday at 10 a.m. as crews finish work on the future diverging diamond ...and more »
  • Things to do in Austin on Nov. 11-17 - austin360

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    Things to do in Austin on Nov. 11-17
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    1. Red, White and Blues 512. 4 p.m. doors Nov. 11. $20-$25 general admission; $150-$175 VIP. 801 Red River St. redwhiteandblues512.com. The night of Veterans Day, this fundraising concert aims to help homeless veterans. Head to Stubb's Waller Creek ...
  • Cultura en Austin: Tackling lack of Latino documentaries - austin360

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    Cultura en Austin: Tackling lack of Latino documentaries
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    Why aren't there more documentaries chronicling the U.S. Latino experience? What are the barriers preventing more inclusion? And what can we all do about it? Those are among the questions that the Voces Oral History Project's upcoming roundtable ...
  • Where to eat in Austin on Thanksgiving - austin360

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    Where to eat in Austin on Thanksgiving
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    Whether you are entertaining family for the Thanksgiving holiday or just preparing a meal for yourself, a Thanksgiving feast can be a lot of work. Why not let the experts handle the heavy lifting? Here are more than two dozen restaurants in the area ...and more »
  • 'Stone Cold' Steve Austin gives up beer — and weed isn't helping - New York Post

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    'Stone Cold' Steve Austin gives up beer — and weed isn't helping
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    WWE legend Stone Cold Steve Austin has lived up to his name, going stone cold turkey in giving up one of his favorite things — alcohol. The WWE superstar revealed he is over two weeks sober. Speaking on The Steve Austin Show podcast, the 53-year-old ...
    Beer-drinking WWE legend Steve Austin says he's gone stone cold soberFox News
    'Stone Cold' Steve Austin says he's stopped drinking beer
  • Ramp up to holidays with this week's family events in Austin, Nov. 11-17 - austin360

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    Ramp up to holidays with this week's family events in Austin, Nov. 11-17
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    Events. Veterans Day Parade. Celebrate veterans while the parade goes down Congress Avenue downtown. 9 a.m. to noon Sunday. austinveteransparade.org. Central Texas Archery free shootout. For kids 8 and older. Try your hand at archery; ...
  • Improvements on the way for congested northwest Austin road - KXAN.com

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    Improvements on the way for congested northwest Austin road
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    AUSTIN (KXAN) — The city has found a solution for drivers along a busy road in Northwest Austin. The section of Spicewood Springs Road from Mesa Drive to Loop 360 is notorious for traffic bottleneck during rush hour and transportation officials want ...
  • City, Austin police reach tentative contract - KXAN.com

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    City, Austin police reach tentative contract
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    AUSTIN (KXAN) — The city and the Austin Police Association have come to a tentative agreement for a police contract. Officers have been without a contract for almost a year. Last December, the city council voted unanimously to reject a police contract ...
    Austin Police Association, City of Austin reach tentative contract dealFOX 7 Austin
    Austin City Council to consider creating new Office of Police OversightAustin American-Sta
  • Person stuck inside trash compactor dumpster rescued downtown - KXAN.com

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    Person stuck inside trash compactor dumpster rescued downtown
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    AUSTIN (KXAN) — Emergency responders gathered outside a trash compactor dumpster and freed a person stuck inside. Austin-Travis County EMS and Austin Fire Department personnel were on the scene at 600 Congress Ave. The incident happened ...
    Man Stuck In Trash Compactor Rescued In Downtown AustinPatch.comall 10 news articles »
  • San Angelo rapper killed in Austin during alleged drug deal turned deadly armed robbery - San Angelo Standard Times

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    San Angelo rapper killed in Austin during alleged drug deal turned deadly armed robbery
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    A San Angelo resident and musician has been identified as the victim of a deadly armed robbery Tuesday in Austin. According to broadcasting station KVUE ABC, Austin, Tony Lamar Huggins was fatally shot Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in on Norwood Park ...
    Deadly Northeast Austin shooting Tuesday was botched drug deal, police sayAustin American-Statesman
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  • The city of Austin lifts mandatory boil water notice - KXAN.com

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    The city of Austin lifts mandatory boil water notice
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    AUSTIN (KXAN ) -- The City of Austin has lifted the boil water notice as of Sunday, Oct. 28. Customers no longer need to boil water used for drinking, cooking and making ice. The boil water notice was first initiated Oct. 22 after lakes were filled ...
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  • Armed robbers strike 3 times in Austin - Fox 32 Chicago

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    Armed robbers strike 3 times in Austin
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    CHICAGO (Sun Times Media Wire) -- Police are warning residents of three armed robberies this month in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. In the first incident on Oct. 14, a person was approached by two robbers about 2:25 a.m. in the 5400 block ...and more »
  • Texas: Home explosion in Austin - KOKH FOX25

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    Texas: Home explosion in Austin
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    Two people were seriously injured when a house exploded in Austin, Texas. Authorities say a man in his 50s and a woman in her 40s were taken to a San Antonio hospital for treatment of serious burns. The cause of Saturday's blast remains under ...
  • David Austin to be at Glad Tidings Church this week - Greeley Tribune

    David Austin to be at Glad Tidings Church this week
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    Glad Tidings Church will host missionary, evangelist and pastor David Austin this week. Austin, of Arkansas, will share information about his work with First Love Ministries at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. today, and at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the church, 3425 ...
  • Two Injured in Southeast Austin House Explosion - Spectrum News

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    Two Injured in Southeast Austin House Explosion
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    AUSTIN, Texas – Two people were seriously injured in a house explosion in Southeast Austin Saturday afternoon. • Crews arriving onscene said the home had "catastrophic damage" • Two people were recused from the home with significant burn injuries
    2 Injured With Burns After Explosion Levels Austin HomeU.S. News & World Report
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  • Mural of 'superhero' Beto O'Rourke in Austin vandalized in just days - The Hill (blog)

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    Mural of 'superhero' Beto O'Rourke in Austin vandalized in just days
    The Hill (blog)
    A mural depicting Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D-Texas) as a superhero that was unveiled in Austin several days ago was vandalized this weekend. Artist Chris Rogers shared a photo of the mural, which he had worked on for weeks, on Instagram Saturday evening ...
    Beto O'Rourke Mural in East Austin VandalizedSpectrum News
    East Austin Beto O'Rourke 'Superman' mural defacedKVUE.comall 89 news articles&nb
  • Small fire forces partial evacuation at east Austin nursing home - KXAN.com

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    Small fire forces partial evacuation at east Austin nursing home
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    AUSTIN (KXAN) -- Firefighters took down a small fire that forced a partial evacuation at Heritage Park Nursing home in east Austin Saturday. Austin firefighters tweeted about the fire at 2806 Real St. just after 5 p.m. The nursing home is just off of ...
  • Emergency Crews Rush To South Austin After 'House Exploded' - Patch.com

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    Emergency Crews Rush To South Austin After 'House Exploded'
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    SOUTH AUSTIN, TEXAS — Emergency crews rushed to South Austin early Saturday afternoon where a "house exploded," according to medics. The incident occurred along the 6500 block of Stonleigh Place at around 1:30 p.m., Austin-Travis County EMS ...
  • Austin police looking for community help in search of missing woman - KXAN.com

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    Austin police looking for community help in search of missing woman
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    AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin police are asking for help from the community in the search of a missing woman Friday. Diane Holub, 65, was last seen at approximately 7 a.m. leaving a voluntary group home at 11605 Autumn Ridge Drive north of Austin near Oak ...
    Police: Search for missing woman in Austin has endedFOX 7 Austinall 5 news articles »
  • Austin, Texas, residents heed call to reduce water use during crisis - CNN

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    Austin, Texas, residents heed call to reduce water use during crisis
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    (CNN) Officials in Texas' capital city thanked residents for cutting water consumption so that treatment plants could catch up with demand, as historic flooding continues to muck up lakes that supply the region's tap water. The outlook in Austin on ...
    Breweries Are Helping Austin Coffee Shops During Boil Water NoticeEater Austin
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  • Groups sue Austin over nondiscrimination ordinance - Longview News-Journal

    Groups sue Austin over nondiscrimination ordinance
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    After two conservative Christian groups filed lawsuits against the city of Austin recently challenging an ordinance that protects LGBTQ individuals from discrimination, Texas LGBTQ advocates said they do not believe the lawsuits will hold up in court ...
  • Austin Watson's girlfriend says June incident 'not an act of domestic violence' - ESPN

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    Austin Watson's girlfriend says June incident 'not an act of domestic violence'
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    The girlfriend of suspended Nashville Predators forward Austin Watson released a statement on Saturday saying the incident that occurred between the two in June "was not an act of domestic violence." Watson pleaded no contest in July to a misdemeanor ...
    Austin Watson's girlfriend takes blame for causing suspensionThe Province
    Austin Watson's girlfriend: June incident 'was not an act of domestic viole
  • 'Run With The Heroes' 5K Honors Austin-Area First Responders - Patch.com

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    'Run With The Heroes' 5K Honors Austin-Area First Responders
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    AUSTIN, TEXAS — The 11th Run with the Heroes 5K honoring fallen first responders is scheduled on Sunday. The event starting at 8 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 14 in Camp Mabry, 2200 W. 35th St., honors those killed in the line of duty from fire, EMS and police ...
  • 4 local neighborhoods for tiny homes, Austin's first serial killer, and more hot headlines - CultureMap Austin

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    4 local neighborhoods for tiny homes, Austin's first serial killer, and more hot headlines
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    Editor's note: What a difference a week makes. Last Friday we were melting through the first weekend of ACL Fest but this week we have pants on, windows open, and are enjoying the bliss of fall. If you're heading to the festival, take a peek at our ...
  • Street assessments, Austin Area Commission for the Arts update on council agenda - Austin Herald

    Street assessments, Austin Area Commission for the Arts update on council agenda
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    You have read 1 of 10 articles. Log In or Subscribe. The Austin City Council will be holding a public hearing on street improvement assessments during its regular meeting on Monday. Under a resolution to be put before the council, the portion of the ...
  • Williamson County under tornado watch; rain possible in Austin - Austin American-Statesman

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    Williamson County under tornado watch; rain possible in Austin
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    Austin City Limits festival-goers and Longhorn fans should prepare for rain and wind gusts of up to 20 mph throughout the day, while Williamson County is under a tornado watch until 6 p.m., the National Weather Service said. The second weekend of ACL ...
  • Austin's $925M Bond Proposal: What You Need to Know - Spectrum News

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    Austin's $925M Bond Proposal: What You Need to Know
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    AUSTIN, Texas — The biggest group of bond propositions in Austin history will be waiting for voters at the bottom of the ballot November 6. Advocates with Austin Ending Community Homelessness Coalition, or Austin ECHO, support Props A and E. Those ...
  • Forget fantasy: Austin Hooper wants to deal with those who keep it real - ESPN (blog)

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    Forget fantasy: Austin Hooper wants to deal with those who keep it real
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    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Coming off a career-high, nine-catch performance in last week's loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers, Atlanta Falcons tight end Austin Hooper received plenty of praise from coach Dan Quinn, as well as from his teammates. It's fair to ...
  • Video shows suspect vehicle fleeing deadly east Austin hit-and-run - KXAN.com

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    Video shows suspect vehicle fleeing deadly east Austin hit-and-run
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    AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin police released a video of a suspect vehicle fleeing the scene of a deadly hit-and-run early Wednesday morning in east Austin. Jonathan Deleon, 29, was hit in the 2000 block of East Cesar Chavez Street near Elkhart Street around ...and more »
  • A musician's perfect day in Austin - National Geographic

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    A musician's perfect day in Austin
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    Meet the Explorer: Tameca Jones is an Austin-based musician serenading crowds as "The Queen of Austin Soul." She can easily be found performing in some of Austin's top music joints. Here are her favorite ways to spend a perfect day in Austin.
  • 'Austin Powers' star Verne Troyer's death ruled a suicide - NBCNews.com

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    'Austin Powers' star Verne Troyer's death ruled a suicide
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    The death of "Austin Powers" actor Verne Troyer in April has been declared a suicide. An autopsy report released by the Los Angeles County medical examiner-coroner said that the actor died from "sequelae of alcohol intoxication," or alcohol abuse, and ...
    'Austin Powers' star Verne Troyer's April death ruled a suicideUSA TODAY
    'Austin Powers' actor Verne Troyer's death ruled suicide from alcohol intoxicationFox Ne
  • Man Killed in East Austin Crash - Spectrum News

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    Man Killed in East Austin Crash
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    AUSTIN, Texas – A man has died after a crash in East Austin overnight on Wednesday. Austin police said Jonathan Deleon was standing near the rear driver's side of a parked vehicle in the 2000 block of East Cesar Chavez, when a white van or some type of ...
    Police investigating deadly East Austin hit & runFOX 7 Austin
    Police identify man killed in hit-and-run crash in East AustinKVUE.com
    OVERNIGHT: One killed in hit-and-r
  • Local Pub and Restaurant Expands Into the Austin Airport - Eater Austin

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    Local Pub and Restaurant Expands Into the Austin Airport
    Eater Austin
    Haymaker, the favorite casual bar on Manor Road, is opening an offshoot restaurant at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. It will be taking over Earl Campbell's Sports Bar (which will close) across from Gate 24, and is set to open in early 2019 ...
    Popular Manor Road sports bar touches down with new Austin airport locationCultureMap Austinall 2 news articles »
  • Austin ranked 10th best 'foodie city' in America - austin360

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    Austin ranked 10th best 'foodie city' in America
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    Austin restaurants are consistently named some of the best in the country. But is the food here really that good? According to WalletHub, Austin is the 10th-best city for foodies in the United States. The study examined affordability, diversity ...
    News Roundup: Austin, Houston And San Antonio Are On Wallethub's List Of Top 25 Foodie CitiesTexas Standardall 17 news articles »
  • Body found in Austin, Texas lake identified as missing Minnesota man - KMSP-TV

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    Body found in Austin, Texas lake identified as missing Minnesota man
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    AUSTIN, Texas (KMSP) - Authorities in Austin, Texas have identified the body found in Lake Austin earlier this week as Christopher White, 25, of Minneapolis, who had been missing since early Saturday morning. White was visiting Austin with friends for ...
    Man's body found in Lake Austin identified as missing ACL-goerKXAN.com
    Body Recovered From Lake Austin IdentifiedPatch.com
    Body found in Lake Austin confirmed
  • 2nd lawsuit broadens attack on Austin LGBT protections - Austin American-Statesman

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    2nd lawsuit broadens attack on Austin LGBT protections
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    Opponents of Austin's anti-discrimination ordinances have opened a second front in their attack on the city's protections for gay and transgender people. Last weekend, a Houston-based group of conservative Christian pastors filed a federal lawsuit ...
    Pastors council sues Austin for right to not hire LGBTQ peopleWOAI
    These Texas pastors think their 'religious freedom' trumps Austin's LGBTQ
  • Man Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver In East Austin - Patch.com

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    Man Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver In East Austin
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    EAST AUSTIN, TEXAS — A pedestrian who was standing next to a parked car in East Austin was killed after being struck by a driver who fled the scene early Wednesday, police said. The incident occurred just after 2 a.m. on Wednesday along the 2000 block ...and more »

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