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How much has been raised for Harvey relief — and how\'s it being spent?

How much has been raised for Harvey relief — and how's it being spent?

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After Hurricane Harvey dumped up to 50 inches of rain on parts of southeast Texas and caused historic...


Skydiving without a parachute: Austin\'s iFly chain may expand to Upper Midwest

Skydiving without a parachute: Austin's iFly chain may expand to Upper Midwest

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Minnesotans who want to try skydiving but don't feel like jumping out of a plane may soon be an option,...


Costco rolls out two-day online grocery delivery, expands same-day Instacart delivery

Costco rolls out two-day online grocery delivery, expands same-day Instacart delivery

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As more grocery stores around the country offer delivery options, Costco Wholesale Corp. is jumping on...


It\'s done: Dallas homebuilder buys majority stake in Austin land development firm

It's done: Dallas homebuilder buys majority stake in Austin land development firm

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Homebuilder D.R. Horton Inc. (NYSE: DHI) completed its acquisition of roughly 75 percent of Austin-based...


Home-selling startup Door expands to Austin with new take on flat-fee sales

Home-selling startup Door expands to Austin with new take on flat-fee sales

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Door, led by Alex Doubet, charges a flat, $5,000 fee for selling or buying your home opposed to the usual...


Is this Austin\'s next hip district? Pizza eatery opens on Aldrich Street in Mueller

Is this Austin's next hip district? Pizza eatery opens on Aldrich Street in Mueller

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While the Mueller mixed-use community in North Central Austin has been years in the making, its retail...


The Brief: Hundreds of jury trials in Harris County are delayed. Why? Harvey.

The Brief: Hundreds of jury trials in Harris County are delayed. Why? Harvey.

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Analysis: How do they cheat thee? Count the ways

Analysis: How do they cheat thee? Count the ways

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Texas isn’t the most unfairly redistricted state — if you use the measure cited by lawyers arguing thi...


After Harvey, jury trials still haven\'t resumed in Harris County

After Harvey, jury trials still haven't resumed in Harris County

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It’s been 10 weeks since Jose Deras was first locked up in the Harris County Jail. And because...


Dosh: Austin\'s most promising consumer-facing startup since Whole Foods and Dell?

Dosh: Austin's most promising consumer-facing startup since Whole Foods and Dell?

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This startup won't formally debut until sometime next year, but insiders who helped get brands such...


Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton under probe for legal defense gift

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton under probe for legal defense gift

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A district attorney has been probing whether Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton broke any laws by accepting...


Capital Gains: GSD&M\'s heartfelt new ads, UT Austin\'s Nobel winner & an ABJ retirement

Capital Gains: GSD&M's heartfelt new ads, UT Austin's Nobel winner & an ABJ retirement

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ABJ's weekly roundup of local news, talk and speculation on the Austin business scene: Ad agency goes...


Abbott and Texans in Congress request $18.7 billion more in Harvey aid

Abbott and Texans in Congress request $18.7 billion more in Harvey aid

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WASHINGTON - Nearly all of the Texas Congressional delegation and Gov. Greg Abbott sent a letter on...


Austin Realtors win key legal ruling in push to change ABOR from inside

Austin Realtors win key legal ruling in push to change ABOR from inside

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A judge on Thursday ordered the 12,000-member residential real estate organization to change its upcoming...


Austin engineer puts scenic Westlake retreat on market for nearly $4M

Austin engineer puts scenic Westlake retreat on market for nearly $4M

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Between designing K-12 schools and federal buildings, an accomplished Austin engineer found time over...


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