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\'Costly and unsustainable\': After spending $75 million, a troubled UT System technology institute shuts its doors

'Costly and unsustainable': After spending $75 million, a troubled UT System technology institute shuts its doors

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After spending $75 million and struggling to create a signature product, the University of Texas System's...


Analysis: A cloudy day for sunshine laws in Texas

Analysis: A cloudy day for sunshine laws in Texas

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Here\'s how Texans can get involved in their party conventions

Here's how Texans can get involved in their party conventions

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Today’s Texplainer question was inspired by reader Grace Chimene. Hey, Texplainer: How do I join...


More than half of Texas public school students are in districts where teacher certification isn’t required

More than half of Texas public school students are in districts where teacher certification isn’t required

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More than half of Texas public school students are in districts that don't require teachers to be certified,...


At East Texas debate, embattled Texas agriculture chief Sid Miller in hot seat

At East Texas debate, embattled Texas agriculture chief Sid Miller in hot seat

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TYLER — Embattled Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller spent the better part of a Republican...


Video: Watch Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller debate challenger Trey Blocker

Video: Watch Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller debate challenger Trey Blocker

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Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller will debate primary challenger Trey Blocker, longtime lobbyist,...


Abbott announces sweeping plan to combat sexual misconduct, human trafficking

Abbott announces sweeping plan to combat sexual misconduct, human trafficking

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Gov. Greg Abbott announced Tuesday a sweeping proposal aimed at better protecting people from human...


Sponsor offers more money to keep Columbus Crew soccer team from moving to Austin

Sponsor offers more money to keep Columbus Crew soccer team from moving to Austin

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If Columbus Crew SC remains in Columbus, Ohio, at least one sponsor will be sticking with the team....


Julián Castro says he has \

Julián Castro says he has "every interest" in running for president in 2020

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In an interview this week, former San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro gave the strongest indication...


Outside investors gain seats on board of Austin\'s Jones Energy

Outside investors gain seats on board of Austin's Jones Energy

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An activist investor that earlier this year began targeting Jones Energy Inc. has won some concessions...


National Weather Service, Accuweather trade blame for false tsunami warning that alarmed Texans

National Weather Service, Accuweather trade blame for false tsunami warning that alarmed Texans

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Around 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, residents of Texas' Gulf Coast — as well as many on the East Coast and...


Apple, other large corporations reportedly sour on bonds following Trump tax cuts

Apple, other large corporations reportedly sour on bonds following Trump tax cuts

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Apple Inc. is pulling back on its investments in the corporate bond market, as it prepares to repatriate...


Soylent, a liquid that replaces meals, drips into Austin

Soylent, a liquid that replaces meals, drips into Austin

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The meal-replacement product Soylent is finding traction in Austin and several other U.S. cities. It...


Amazon HQ2 finalists compared: Will lack of mass transit doom Austin\'s chances?

Amazon HQ2 finalists compared: Will lack of mass transit doom Austin's chances?

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Dive into the data on the 20 finalists, from their average commute time to their education level to...


Work starts on hip East Austin project with offices, condos; First tenant named

Work starts on hip East Austin project with offices, condos; First tenant named

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DPR Construction will shift its Austin base to Cielo Property Group's project at Fourth and Comal streets....


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