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More scooters on the streets: Lyft enters fray

More scooters on the streets: Lyft enters fray

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The world's ridesharing giants are competing in a new arena: electric scooters. Lyft Inc. announced Tuesday...


Downtown Hilton hotel opens skybridge to convention center

Downtown Hilton hotel opens skybridge to convention center

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The skybridge connecting the Hilton Austin hotel to the Austin Convention Center opened Nov. 27. The...


Dallas real estate firm hires a Central Texas leader

Dallas real estate firm hires a Central Texas leader

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Since forming in 2012, QIP has focused on the Dallas area, but now Austin and San Antonio are being...


As more migrant children get detained, he gets richer

As more migrant children get detained, he gets richer

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The founder of Southwest Key made millions from housing migrant children. His nonprofit has stockpiled...


San Antonio ISD is innovating to integrate its schools. Is it leaving some behind in the process?

San Antonio ISD is innovating to integrate its schools. Is it leaving some behind in the process?

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Brian Sparks, principal at both Bowden Academy and Lamar Elementary, is committed to the district's...


Texas set to execute Joseph Garcia, one of the \

Texas set to execute Joseph Garcia, one of the "Texas Seven" prison escapees

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Joseph Garcia was sentenced to death of the Dec. 24, 2000 murder of Irving Police officer Aubrey Hawkins....


Dennis Bonnen, presumptive next Texas House speaker, backs removal of Confederate plaque

Dennis Bonnen, presumptive next Texas House speaker, backs removal of Confederate plaque

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The "Children of the Confederacy Creed" plaque was highlighted in a letter state Rep. Eric Johnson sent...


Inc. 5000 fitness company muscling into Austin fitness scene

Inc. 5000 fitness company muscling into Austin fitness scene

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Equinox subsidiary Blink Fitness has signed a deal to bring three new gyms to Austin. The value-based...


Texas Gov. Greg Abbott closes state agencies Wednesday to mourn George H.W. Bush

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott closes state agencies Wednesday to mourn George H.W. Bush

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President George H.W. Bush at the White House in 1990. REUTERS/Gary Cameron/File Photo All state agencies,...


Home of the Day: Timeless and Traditional Single Story Home

Home of the Day: Timeless and Traditional Single Story Home

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By Teal Van Eman, Agent Home of the Day is presented by the Austin Business Journal with Kuper Sotheby's...


M&A wrap: Deals hit tech sector, including a new $60M company

M&A wrap: Deals hit tech sector, including a new $60M company

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Catch up with some recent mergers and acquisitions, including one that involved a company scaling up...


T-Squared: Meet our two newest hires

T-Squared: Meet our two newest hires

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Miguel Gutierrez Jr. and Ashley Hebler. We’re thrilled to announce two new hires at The Texas...


Apple keeps adding jobs in Austin; headcount balloons to 7,000

Apple keeps adding jobs in Austin; headcount balloons to 7,000

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Apple Inc.'s headcount in Austin has grown to nearly 7,000 workers, signifying the importance placed...


Paul Qui to close restaurant, open another in Houston

Paul Qui to close restaurant, open another in Houston

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Aqui, the restaurant Austin chef Paul Qui opened in August 2017 in Houston's hip and historic Montrose...


Austin-area space company could help NASA return to the moon

Austin-area space company could help NASA return to the moon

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Firefly Aerospace Inc. in Cedar Park is among nine companies selected by NASA that may bid to deliver...


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