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He thought he had a free court-appointed lawyer. Then he got a bill for $10,000

He thought he had a free court-appointed lawyer. Then he got a bill for $10,000

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After Kelly Unterburger and his girlfriend were pulled over for speeding in 2011, a state trooper searched...


At the Texas Capitol, victims of sexual harassment must fend for themselves

At the Texas Capitol, victims of sexual harassment must fend for themselves

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Disgust overwhelmed her when she felt his tongue on her hand. A capitol staffer, she had been at a large...


U.S. Rep. Gene Green, a Houston Democrat, to retire from Congress

U.S. Rep. Gene Green, a Houston Democrat, to retire from Congress

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WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Gene Green, a Houston Democrat, is retiring from Congress, a spokesman told T...


John Cornyn pulls support from Roy Moore in Alabama Senate race

John Cornyn pulls support from Roy Moore in Alabama Senate race

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WASHINGTON — John Cornyn, the second-ranking Republican in the U.S. Senate, has pulled his endorsement o...


Health clinic provides free abortions to 85 women affected by Hurricane Harvey

Health clinic provides free abortions to 85 women affected by Hurricane Harvey

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Whole Woman's Health Clinic provided free abortions to 85 women affected by Hurricane Harvey, the clinic...


BBVA Compass Chairman Manolo Sanchez retiring, successor named

BBVA Compass Chairman Manolo Sanchez retiring, successor named

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After stepping down as CEO last year, Manolo Sánchez will retire from his role as non-executive chairman ...


Latest plan for The Backyard redevelopment heads to Bee Cave City Council

Latest plan for The Backyard redevelopment heads to Bee Cave City Council

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Bee Cave leaders are set to consider a new plan for the stalled redevelopment of The Backyard by the...


Target unveils new store design in Houston with plans to spread nationwide

Target unveils new store design in Houston with plans to spread nationwide

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For its first newly designed store, Target Corp. chose the Houston-area suburb of Richmond. The 124,000-square-foot...


Qualcomm rejects Broadcom’s $130B offer, saying it ‘dramatically undervalues’ the company

Qualcomm rejects Broadcom’s $130B offer, saying it ‘dramatically undervalues’ the company

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Mobile chipmaker Qualcomm Inc. on Monday formally rejected Broadcom Corp.'s unsolicited, $130 billion...


Revenue surges in Q3 at Austin software maker Asure

Revenue surges in Q3 at Austin software maker Asure

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Revenue surged to a record $15.5 million at Asure Software Inc. in the third quarter as the Austin-based...


New Rackspace CEO calls company \'the best place I\'ve ever been\' in first public appearance

New Rackspace CEO calls company 'the best place I've ever been' in first public appearance

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New Rackspace Hosting Inc. CEO Joe Eazor made his first public appearance Nov. 9 during the annual Tech...


Gov. Greg Abbott endorses primary challenger to state Rep. Sarah Davis

Gov. Greg Abbott endorses primary challenger to state Rep. Sarah Davis

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Monday endorsed a primary challenger to a fellow Republican, state Rep. Sarah...


Video: Join The Texas Tribune for a symposium on immigration

Video: Join The Texas Tribune for a symposium on immigration

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The Trump administration has ushered in a time of unprecedented uncertainty for immigrants in Texas and...


CEO of Austin tablet maker Xplore steps down 6 months after taking job

CEO of Austin tablet maker Xplore steps down 6 months after taking job

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The company's chief financial officer has taken over the top job in the company's C-suite.


Data-crunching Austin software company to shut down, cut dozens of jobs

Data-crunching Austin software company to shut down, cut dozens of jobs

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Overwatch Systems Ltd. is winding down operations at its Southwest Austin office, which could lead to...


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