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Austin near the top among best cities to start a career, report says

Austin near the top among best cities to start a career, report says

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Austin is the third-best city in the United States to launch a career, trailing only Salt Lake City...


Austin Heart Ball breaks attendance, donation records — and rocks with Wynonna Judd

Austin Heart Ball breaks attendance, donation records — and rocks with Wynonna Judd

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A record crowd of 700 attendees opened their wallets wide May 13 to set a new fundraising record at...


Report: Texas falling short on police safety during mental health crises

Report: Texas falling short on police safety during mental health crises

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Editor's note: This investigation, "Fallen," was produced by KXAN-TV in Austin. When Bell County Constable...


Paxton asks state appeals court to intervene in judge dispute

Paxton asks state appeals court to intervene in judge dispute

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Lawyers for Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton are trying to get a state appeals court to intervene in...


The Brief: Three issues to watch today as key deadlines loom

The Brief: Three issues to watch today as key deadlines loom

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Happy Tuesday! Thanks for reading The Brief, The Texas Tribune’s daily newsletter that prepares...


Advocates call for more \

Advocates call for more "sanctuary congregations" ahead of new Texas law

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The backdrop for Rev. Noel Andersen's sermon last week wasn’t a church dais but the gates of the...


Bill criminalizing celebratory gunfire on life support in House

Bill criminalizing celebratory gunfire on life support in House

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A bill that criminalizes celebratory gunfire in Texas — filed by a House member who was hit by...


Cornyn’s GOP colleagues are less than enthusiastic about his candidacy for FBI director

Cornyn’s GOP colleagues are less than enthusiastic about his candidacy for FBI director

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There is a growing obstacle standing in the way of Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, becoming the next director...


Texas House spars over State Bar rules, LGBT discrimination

Texas House spars over State Bar rules, LGBT discrimination

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As part of an ongoing push by some Republicans to insert religious freedom protections into state agency...


House panel approves bill requiring parental consent for minors to join unions

House panel approves bill requiring parental consent for minors to join unions

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A bill that would require parental consent for minors to join a labor union could be headed to the full...


In private meeting, Sid Miller says hog poison safeguard not \

In private meeting, Sid Miller says hog poison safeguard not "doable"

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When Franklin County rancher Bruce Hunnicutt discovered that the Texas Department of Agriculture had...


What companies can do about ransomware, according to cyber defense experts

What companies can do about ransomware, according to cyber defense experts

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The WannaCry cyber attack that started May 12 continues to disrupt business across the world, from forcing...


Tom Brokaw, Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly among speakers at UT Austin 2017 graduations

Tom Brokaw, Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly among speakers at UT Austin 2017 graduations

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Southwest Airlines Co. CEO Gary Kelly, legendary newsman Tom Brokaw and Capital Factory Executive Director...


The Brief: Sandra Bland\'s family disappointed with Texas Legislature

The Brief: Sandra Bland's family disappointed with Texas Legislature

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Happy Monday! Thanks for reading The Brief, The Texas Tribune’s daily newsletter that prepares...


Analysis: How the Texas House’s slow play could play into Senate’s hands

Analysis: How the Texas House’s slow play could play into Senate’s hands

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