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Austin Convention Center: Do attendance numbers add up for multimillion-dollar expansion?

Austin Convention Center: Do attendance numbers add up for multimillion-dollar expansion?

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How viable would the Austin Convention Center be without the presence of South by Southwest every March?...


The Brief: A lawmaker told Abbott a hot air balloon hog hunting bill could be a \

The Brief: A lawmaker told Abbott a hot air balloon hog hunting bill could be a "future catastrophe." Abbott signed it anyway.

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Good morning and happy Thursday, folks. Thanks for reading The Brief, our daily newsletter informing...


Military hero MJ Hegar launches Democratic bid against U.S. Rep. John Carter

Military hero MJ Hegar launches Democratic bid against U.S. Rep. John Carter

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In a Texas congressional district that includes one of the country's largest military bases, a military...


Lawmaker urged Abbott to veto bill legalizing hot air balloon hog hunting

Lawmaker urged Abbott to veto bill legalizing hot air balloon hog hunting

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A Republican lawmaker trying to convince Gov. Greg Abbott to veto a bill allowing the hunting of wild...


Austin\'s suburbs lead the way when it comes to rapid housing growth

Austin's suburbs lead the way when it comes to rapid housing growth

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The adage that retail development follows rooftops is often true in the Austin area. Data from the Census...


NY investor finally gets piece of Austin with apartment complex buy; renovations planned

NY investor finally gets piece of Austin with apartment complex buy; renovations planned

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The Praedium Group of New York City plans significant renovations for the property, which was recently...


Journal Profile: Why Ricky Joshi\'s company poses a rude awakening for the mattress industry

Journal Profile: Why Ricky Joshi's company poses a rude awakening for the mattress industry

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One might think that the co-founder of a mattress company that has since grown to $168 million in revenue...


NY REIT finally gets piece of Austin with apartment complex buy; renovations planned

NY REIT finally gets piece of Austin with apartment complex buy; renovations planned

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The Praedium Group of New York City plans significant renovations for the property, which was recently...


Audio: New Yorker on Texas, TABC troubles, \

Audio: New Yorker on Texas, TABC troubles, "perverted little tarts" (podcast)

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On this week's TribCast, Emily talks to Patrick, Jay and Jim about Speaker Joe Straus' "bathroom bill"...


Power Trips: Who should regulate access to Texas bathrooms? Give us your take

Power Trips: Who should regulate access to Texas bathrooms? Give us your take

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This callout is part of our Power Trips series, a tour of Texas’ local control battles. Previously,...


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Paxton's "friends" still footing bill for his legal defense

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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, nearly two years into his fight against state securities fraud charges,...


Salud! UT athletics brews up deal with \'official import beer,\' adds tailgating party

Salud! UT athletics brews up deal with 'official import beer,' adds tailgating party

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Longhorn fans over 21 will be able to sip imported beer at the new tailgate party ahead of football...


After Texas manufacturing soars, nationwide production reaches 3-year high

After Texas manufacturing soars, nationwide production reaches 3-year high

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​U.S. manufacturing increased at the highest rate in nearly three years in June, a report from...


Video: New Yorker\'s Lawrence Wright: Here\'s what Speaker Straus told me on \

Video: New Yorker's Lawrence Wright: Here's what Speaker Straus told me on "bathroom bill"

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During a Tuesday interview on Texas Standard, KUT 90.5's news magazine, author Lawrence Wright talked...


When rents factored in, Austin wages actually decline, study shows

When rents factored in, Austin wages actually decline, study shows

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Due to rising rents, Austinites have less to spend these days. The bad news comes in a report that examines...


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