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TribCast: Bush\'s legacy, Confederate monuments and segregated public schools

TribCast: Bush's legacy, Confederate monuments and segregated public schools

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TribCast 120518 Laura Skelding for The Texas Tribune (Audio unavailable. Click here to listen on texastribune.org.)...


Watch: A conversation on opioid abuse in Texas

Watch: A conversation on opioid abuse in Texas

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Watch more video. Opioid abuse is a crisis in many of our communities, and state lawmakers are figuring...


Tenfold, Austin startup that\'s raised tens of millions in investments, taps Rackspace exec as next CEO

Tenfold, Austin startup that's raised tens of millions in investments, taps Rackspace exec as next CEO

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Tenfold has named Jeff Cotten as its new CEO; he has years of experience at Texas technology companies,...


Texas Court of Criminal Appeals overturns death sentence for inmate Kenneth Wayne Thomas

Texas Court of Criminal Appeals overturns death sentence for inmate Kenneth Wayne Thomas

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The exterior of the building that houses the state Supreme Court and Court of Criminal Appeals. Rachel...


Hope, anxiety and frustration — what it feels like to be in a city about to welcome Amazon\'s HQ2

Hope, anxiety and frustration — what it feels like to be in a city about to welcome Amazon's HQ2

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Depending on whom you asked Monday evening, it seemed Amazon’s plan to establish part of its new headquarters i...


After NYT story raises serious questions, Austin nonprofit Southwest Key to review operations

After NYT story raises serious questions, Austin nonprofit Southwest Key to review operations

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A day after a New York Times story raised questions about how Southwest Key Programs Inc. is run, founder...


Hypergiant keeps adding AI companies

Hypergiant keeps adding AI companies

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There's a lot of mystery surrounding Hypergiant, a company working with big data for Fortune 500 customers,...


2 business bankruptcies hit Austin, including a plant nursery with $2M in debt

2 business bankruptcies hit Austin, including a plant nursery with $2M in debt

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The Austin economy is growing but that doesn't mean individual companies won't run into trouble.


Texas liquor giant Spec\'s sues Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission for \

Texas liquor giant Spec's sues Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission for "abusive" enforcement attempts

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Spec’s owner Lindy Rydman, president John Rydman and their daughter Lisa Rydman at the flagship...


Analysis: You can debunk this confederate plaque in minutes. What’s taking Texas so long?

Analysis: You can debunk this confederate plaque in minutes. What’s taking Texas so long?

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The "Children of the Confederacy Creed" plaque has drawn controversy for its denial that preserving...


Beto O’Rourke met with Barack Obama as he ponders a 2020 presidential campaign

Beto O’Rourke met with Barack Obama as he ponders a 2020 presidential campaign

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Beto O'Rourke speaks to his supporters after losing to Ted Cruz in the 2018 midterm elections, in El...


Why did the Texas AG get into — and then out of — a controversial lawsuit in his home county?

Why did the Texas AG get into — and then out of — a controversial lawsuit in his home county?

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The Plano Municipal Center Michael Barera/Creative Commons For a feisty group of Plano activists, the...


Aceable raises $47M to keep growing

Aceable raises $47M to keep growing

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The company has made quite a business on teaching people to drive in an internet world, and it aims...


Ken Paxton prosecutors to seek rehearing in pay decision

Ken Paxton prosecutors to seek rehearing in pay decision

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Special prosecutors Brian Wice, left, and Kent Schaffer enter the Collin Co. Courthouse during a pre-trial...


Houston startup helping apartment renters with housekeeping, other chores about to expand to Austin

Houston startup helping apartment renters with housekeeping, other chores about to expand to Austin

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In October, Apartment Butler Inc. closed a $2 million funding round.


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