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6 investment-focused attorneys leave largest law firm in Austin to join DLA Piper

6 investment-focused attorneys leave largest law firm in Austin to join DLA Piper

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The attorneys represent institutional investors, including pension plans, endowments and ultra-high net...


Two men in Texas immigration detention are undergoing treatment after being bitten by a bat

Two men in Texas immigration detention are undergoing treatment after being bitten by a bat

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Two immigrants detained in a South Texas detention center suffered bat bites earlier this week, and at...


Texas Sen. John Cornyn says he has the votes to pass a gun background check bill

Texas Sen. John Cornyn says he has the votes to pass a gun background check bill

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U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, has enough votes to pass his “Fix NICS” gun control bill...


SXSW on Day 1: Big brands pour brash bucks into Austin, goats poised as 2018\'s breakout performers

SXSW on Day 1: Big brands pour brash bucks into Austin, goats poised as 2018's breakout performers

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Sorry Grumpy Cat, and you too, Business Cat, it appears felines are out as the favorite corporate shill...


PC sales up, storage revenue down at Dell in pivotal quarter

PC sales up, storage revenue down at Dell in pivotal quarter

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Dell Technologies Inc. is selling more personal computers and other hardware a year after its record-breaking...


Taco Flats owner opens East Austin bar in time for SXSW

Taco Flats owner opens East Austin bar in time for SXSW

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When Taco Flats owner Simon Madera wanted to close a deal last year over lunch to buy an East Austin...


444 pages of script, \'countless\' hours of work: How SXSW\'s \'Westworld\' town came together outside Austin

444 pages of script, 'countless' hours of work: How SXSW's 'Westworld' town came together outside Austin

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"Westworld" is at South by Southwest. But you've got to go east to get there. Home Box Office Inc.'s...


Abbott: Amazon has already visited Austin, Dallas; \'Texas is the right fit\' for HQ2

Abbott: Amazon has already visited Austin, Dallas; 'Texas is the right fit' for HQ2

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Darn it, we missed our chance to meet Jeff Bezos — or whoever is heading up Amazon.com Inc.’s continent-wide tou...


At Houston energy conference, Texas is the focus of American oil optimism as the last bust fades

At Houston energy conference, Texas is the focus of American oil optimism as the last bust fades

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HOUSTON — Coming off the worst bust in decades, oil industry executives — particularly those...


Analysis: Short of a landslide, even a win can haunt an incumbent

Analysis: Short of a landslide, even a win can haunt an incumbent

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Editor's note: If you'd like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey's column, click here. While...


Texas A&M spent more than a quarter-million dollars to draw attention from Richard Spencer\'s 2016 visit to campus

Texas A&M spent more than a quarter-million dollars to draw attention from Richard Spencer's 2016 visit to campus

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Seventeen thousand dollars on t-shirts. $11,000 for flashing LED bracelets. $60,000 for big-name musicians...


High-profile Austin architect designs new look for Katz’s Deli in Houston

High-profile Austin architect designs new look for Katz’s Deli in Houston

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Restaurateur Barry Katz of Katz’s Deli and Bar announced March 7 that his 20-year-old flagship...


Journal Profile: Get to know a bootstrapped Austin software CEO dead set on preserving company culture

Journal Profile: Get to know a bootstrapped Austin software CEO dead set on preserving company culture

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Chris Taylor is a cerebral chief executive, driven to preserve his small software company’s plucky...


Capital Gains: Pour out some queso for the Torchy\'s Tacos trailer; Bumble bans gun-toting selfies

Capital Gains: Pour out some queso for the Torchy's Tacos trailer; Bumble bans gun-toting selfies

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In this week's wrap-up of news tid-bits from around town, we shed a tear for the original Torchy's Tacos...


U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders defends Laura Moser against national Democrats ahead of Texas trip

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders defends Laura Moser against national Democrats ahead of Texas trip

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U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders came to the defense of Texas congressional candidate Laura Moser and denouncing...


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