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Texas Supreme Court strikes cities' ability to ban single-use bags

Bag banners beware. In a unanimous ruling issued Friday, the Texas Supreme Court decided that a city government may not ban commercial establishments from selling or providing single-use bags under t…
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Siemens acquires Austin software maker

Siemens is looking to tap into the technology developed by Austin's Austemper Design that enables integrated circuit design “functional safety” testing and hardening in applications including automot…
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HEB starts work on new South Austin store; other retail set to go nearby

In the latest sign of South Austin’s growth, HEB Grocery Co. is turning dirt on a huge store on South Congress Avenue near West Slaughter Lane — and that's good news for a Dallas developer already wo…
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As Austin tries to land HQ2, Texas gets low marks in ranking for LGBTQ inclusiveness

While Austin has a reputation for being LGBTQ friendly, at the state level, Texas does not score well. Only California, New York, Oregon and Washington, D.C. have passed progressive laws protecting…
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Austin's Best Places to Work in 2018: Final rankings revealed

The luncheon celebrating Austin's Best Places to Work for 2018 was a boot-scootin' good time. More than 700 people attended the Friday event at the downtown Hilton Austin hotel. But in addition to t…
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More than 2,000 homes in the pipeline for Hutto after zoning changes

A pair of new residential developments could add 2,150 homes to the small suburb of Hutto, plus parks and commercial space.
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Suburban sports complexes in the works outside Austin, including Texas Stars practice rink

The Texas Stars minor-league hockey team could have a new practice rink in a 157,000-square-foot facility in Cedar Park. And local volleyball tournaments will soon have a new home at a smaller comple…
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Oracle to put first U.S. accelerator at Austin's Capital Factory

Cloud-computing company Oracle has taken a keen interest in Austin. It is currently looking for startups to join its first U.S. accelerator program, to be based at the downtown Capital Factory.
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5 Easy Ways To Save Money On Gas This Summer

Fuel prices are a lot like the weather: Lots of folks talk about them, but there’s not much you can do about them. The price at the pump fluctuates for so many reasons, from political instability ove…
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How To Choose The Best Times To Fish

The best time to go fishing is whenever you can. While that old maxim has merit and speaks to the value of fishing just for the fun of it, there are times during the day, month and year when it seems…
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Cognitive convergence: Inside GM's Austin tech center, one of city's many corporate innovation hubs

GM has four IT Innovation Centers nationwide. The largest is in Austin, with more than 2,600 employees in two locations. And GM isn't alone — the Texas capital has established a reputation as a place…
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Capital Gains: Austin's most-popular CEOs & latest east-side mural

In this week's Capital Gains: An East Austin mural highlights famous vegetarians (and connects somehow to blockchain), employees heap praise on CEOs in annual Glassdoor ranking, and a pair of restaur…
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Rep. Cuellar Helps Secure $350,000 in Federal Reimbursements to McAllen, Catholic Charities and Food Bank in Hidalgo County

Today, Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28) released the following statement regarding federal reimbursements to border communities who have provided humanitarian assistance during the surge of immigran…
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Rep. Cuellar Helps Secure $595 Million for Central America to Address Root Cause of Migration to U.S.-Mexico Border

Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28) helped secure $595 million to address the root cause of migration to the U.S.-Mexico border in the fiscal year 2019 State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs A…
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In Ohio, court keeps lawsuit against owner of Columbus Crew soccer team alive

Ohio's 10th District Court of Appeals has refused to dismiss a lawsuit against the investor-operator of Columbus Crew SC, which is considering moving the team to Austin. Precourt Sports Ventures, Co…
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