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Austin gets another RV-sharing startup; Outdoorsy moves from California, aims to double headcount once new HQ is finished

Austin gets another RV-sharing startup; Outdoorsy moves from California, aims to double headcount once new HQ is finished

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Austin was more attractive than San Francisco for this sharing-economy startup, which is trying to convince...


Design powerhouse: Inside Perkins+Will\'s buyout of Lauckgroup

Design powerhouse: Inside Perkins+Will's buyout of Lauckgroup

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Lauckgroup, a Dallas-based interior architecture firm, was acquired in March by Chicago-based Perkins+Will...


YouEarnedIt takes on private equity investment a year after raising millions of VC

YouEarnedIt takes on private equity investment a year after raising millions of VC

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YouEarnedIt Inc. has graduated from venture capital to private equity. The Austin software maker announced...


Zilliant names first CFO amid continued expansion for Austin software maker

Zilliant names first CFO amid continued expansion for Austin software maker

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Expansion has been constant after Goldman Sachs last year pumped tens of millions of dollars into the...


Analysis: In Texas politics, breaking out is hard to do

Analysis: In Texas politics, breaking out is hard to do

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A Texas Democrat’s campaign just unionized. Here\'s why so few campaigns do that.

A Texas Democrat’s campaign just unionized. Here's why so few campaigns do that.

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Hey, Texplainer: Campaign workers for Laura Moser, a Democrat running for Congress in Houston, recently...


From Treasury bills to Amazon stocks, investments make up a big part of Texas political campaign spending

From Treasury bills to Amazon stocks, investments make up a big part of Texas political campaign spending

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Candidates for state office in Texas have spent more than $120 million so far in the 2018 election cycle...


NIH funding keeps climbing and that\'s a good for UT-Austin, local health researchers

NIH funding keeps climbing and that's a good for UT-Austin, local health researchers

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Despite repeated threats from President Trump to slash the budget of the National Institutes of Health,...


Capital Gains: Billionaire funds Congress Avenue boardwalk; Piñata-gate rolls on

Capital Gains: Billionaire funds Congress Avenue boardwalk; Piñata-gate rolls on

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In this week's roundup of news tidbits and talk, we look at a $2.5 million boardwalk where you can check...


Journal Profile: Meet Flix Brewhouse CEO Allan Reagan, a showman since a young age

Journal Profile: Meet Flix Brewhouse CEO Allan Reagan, a showman since a young age

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Allan Reagan's career path veered from accounting to real estate, until he stumbled on a run-down shopping...


Major airlines are upset with Austin\'s new sick-leave rules, calling them \'legally deficient\'

Major airlines are upset with Austin's new sick-leave rules, calling them 'legally deficient'

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The trade group is arguing in court in other states that sick-leave rules are unconstitutional because...


After tumultuous year, Austin Board of Realtors names new CEO

After tumultuous year, Austin Board of Realtors names new CEO

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After a tumultuous 12 months, the Austin Board of Realtors has appointed a full-time CEO to lead the...


Austin to seek input on traffic problems from other U.S. cities

Austin to seek input on traffic problems from other U.S. cities

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Austin has joined the 2018 Smart Cities Collaborative, 22 cities that will meet to discuss transportation...


Donald Trump is deploying troops to the border. But border crossings are lower than they have been.

Donald Trump is deploying troops to the border. But border crossings are lower than they have been.

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The U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Wednesday said a recent surge of apprehensions at the southern...


Report: Solving Houston flooding woes will require wholesale strategy overhaul

Report: Solving Houston flooding woes will require wholesale strategy overhaul

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A new report by a group of leading Texas researchers details a variety of shortcomings with the Houston...


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