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Gov. Abbott signs bill giving Texas maternal mortality task force more time

Gov. Abbott signs bill giving Texas maternal mortality task force more time

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Gov. Greg Abbott signed a bill on Wednesday giving a state task force more time to study why an alarming...


Trump to fundraise in Dallas in September

Trump to fundraise in Dallas in September

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President Donald Trump is slated to raise money in Texas next month. Trump will headline a fundraiser...


Former IBM exec opens biological testing franchise in Austin; sets ambitious sales growth goal

Former IBM exec opens biological testing franchise in Austin; sets ambitious sales growth goal

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After a career in technology, Paul Casterlin and his wife Lori decided to tap into their retirement...


Look inside gleaming new downtown Austin skyscraper that Google will soon call home

Look inside gleaming new downtown Austin skyscraper that Google will soon call home

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Another latest and greatest skyline moment is upon downtown Austin. The 29-story office tower that will...


In special session rubble, spotlight shines bright on Straus

In special session rubble, spotlight shines bright on Straus

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Texas House Speaker Joe Straus and his chamber emerged from the rubble of a bruising special session...


Journal Profile: Meet Tanya Hall, former TV producer who leads Austin publishing group

Journal Profile: Meet Tanya Hall, former TV producer who leads Austin publishing group

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Tanya Hall started her career in celebrity news working for the likes of E! and Extra in Los Angeles....


Michael Dell defends spot on Trump council; Goal is to \'share perspective on policy issues,\' company says

Michael Dell defends spot on Trump council; Goal is to 'share perspective on policy issues,' company says

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At least seven CEOs have resigned from the same council so far in the wake of Trump's remarks equating...


After months of controversy, Texas bathroom bill dies quietly

After months of controversy, Texas bathroom bill dies quietly

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In the end, the controversial bathroom bill went quietly. For more than a year, Republican Lt. Gov....


Trump again attacks Amazon, saying company does \'great damage\' to retailers

Trump again attacks Amazon, saying company does 'great damage' to retailers

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Amazon and Jeff Bezos have been frequent targets of Trump on Twitter. The latest attack comes at a time...


Far-right provocateur postpones Google protests, blaming ‘terrorist threats’

Far-right provocateur postpones Google protests, blaming ‘terrorist threats’

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Far right conspiracy theorist Jack Posobiec has postponed this weekend’s planned protests at nine...


Restaurateur selling slice of Tuscan luxury with $12M Hill Country villa

Restaurateur selling slice of Tuscan luxury with $12M Hill Country villa

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A little piece of Italy is now on the market just a short drive outside Austin: Villa Antichita, an...


No Social Security number needed to obtain a mortgage with Austin company’s new platform

No Social Security number needed to obtain a mortgage with Austin company’s new platform

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The NOLO platform enables borrowers to complete the mortgage lending process entirely online in as little...


Abbott blames House for special session shortcomings, doesn\'t rule out second special session

Abbott blames House for special session shortcomings, doesn't rule out second special session

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Gov. Greg Abbott on Wednesday put blame on the House — particularly Speaker Joe Straus —...


Austin investor primed for big payday with $9M land sale to Texas Department of Transportation

Austin investor primed for big payday with $9M land sale to Texas Department of Transportation

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The Texas Department of Transportation is days away from finalizing the acquisition of nearly 50 acres...


Austin biotech company lands on Nasdaq with fresh $60 million

Austin biotech company lands on Nasdaq with fresh $60 million

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With a stockpile of about $75 million, the clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company has plenty of cash...


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