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Spurs: The deep pockets of Austin fans really making a difference

Spurs: The deep pockets of Austin fans really making a difference

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Growth along the I-35 corridor — plus Austin's affluent crowd — could help protect San Antonio's...


Texas takes early steps to repair or replace its aged mental hospitals

Texas takes early steps to repair or replace its aged mental hospitals

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Texas leaders are taking the first steps to make long-awaited fixes to state hospitals built in the...


Amazon is more likely to buy Costco than Target, analyst says

Amazon is more likely to buy Costco than Target, analyst says

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Equity analyst James Cakmak argues Lyft and Ulta Beauty are also potential Amazon acquisition targets....


Major investors ask Apple to beef up parental controls on iPhones: It\'s the \'right thing to do\'

Major investors ask Apple to beef up parental controls on iPhones: It's the 'right thing to do'

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Today’s teenagers are facing the greatest mental health crisis in decades, largely driven by smartphones r...


Hurricane Harvey was year\'s costliest U.S. disaster at $125 billion in damages

Hurricane Harvey was year's costliest U.S. disaster at $125 billion in damages

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Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria combined with devastating Western wildfires and other natural catastrophes...


Trump administration policy shift could force tens of thousands of Salvadorans to leave Texas

Trump administration policy shift could force tens of thousands of Salvadorans to leave Texas

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The Trump Administration on Monday announced an end to another long-standing immigration policy that...


New SXSW speakers added, including one of world\'s top philanthropists

New SXSW speakers added, including one of world's top philanthropists

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Melinda Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and Dell Technologies Inc. CEO Michael...


Former HomeAway exec takes over startup that wants to turn unused RVs into cash cows

Former HomeAway exec takes over startup that wants to turn unused RVs into cash cows

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More than a decade at HomeAway was an ideal training ground for Jon Gray, who is now leading a startup...


Apple says nearly all of its devices are vulnerable to Intel chip flaw (Video)

Apple says nearly all of its devices are vulnerable to Intel chip flaw (Video)

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Apple Inc. devices are vulnerable to a security flaw found last week in Intel Corp. chips, the iPhone-maker...


More growth, hiring expected in Austin economy in 2018 — but challenges abound

More growth, hiring expected in Austin economy in 2018 — but challenges abound

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More softening in the Austin-area housing market. New restaurants, fitness centers and entertainment...


In the money Jan. 8: WP Engine\'s huge $250 million haul leads slow week

In the money Jan. 8: WP Engine's huge $250 million haul leads slow week

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Securities filings are down to start the New Year. But there's still plenty to keep an eye on, including...


Analysis: Free speech in Texas, if you have a minute or two

Analysis: Free speech in Texas, if you have a minute or two

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Amid sexual harassment concerns, lawmakers consider how to check their own power

Amid sexual harassment concerns, lawmakers consider how to check their own power

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Against the backdrop of a pervasive culture of sexual harassment at the Capitol that regularly goes...


Lupe Valdez, a Democrat, kicks off gubernatorial bid in Dallas

Lupe Valdez, a Democrat, kicks off gubernatorial bid in Dallas

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DALLAS — Lupe Valdez, the former Dallas County Sheriff, formally launched her Democratic bid for...


Birds Barbershop cuts into more growth; Founders jump at chance to crack pricey Austin neighborhood

Birds Barbershop cuts into more growth; Founders jump at chance to crack pricey Austin neighborhood

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Birds Barbershop is spreading its wings yet again. The company is set to open its ninth Austin-area...


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