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Andrew 4h
Georgetown state Sen. has been cleared in a sexual harassment investigation by . A grad student accused the Republican senator of soliciting sex and sending a nude image over text after an on-campus meeting.
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KUT Austin 5h
Texas is now facing another federal lawsuit over a law banning contractors from boycotting Israel, this time from the .
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Matt Largey 6h
NEW: investigation finds did not violate Title IX or University policy after allegations he sent inappropriate text messages to a student.
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Apple could get 65 percent of the property taxes it pays returned over 15 years provided it meets certain requirements. |
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You can catch 's at the "live magazine" 's Winter Issue show at Hogg Auditorium on Feb. 13 in Austin. Grab tickets now at .
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"One of the greats," remembers Penny Marshall, who died Monday night at the age of 75.
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NPR 8h
Just in: Penny Marshall, best known as Laverne of the '70s and '80s sitcom "Laverne & Shirley," has died. She also directed “A League of Their Own” and “Big.” Marshall, 75, died at home in LA last night of complications from diabetes, according to a family publicist.
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Audrey McGlinchy 8h
I was blown away by the first show I saw in 2017. Now I'll be joining some incredible storytellers on stage this year to bring y'all a very Austin tale. Snag some tix now:
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Matt Largey 8h
NEW: files complaint against the state, asking a federal judge to throw out the law requiring state contractors to sign a pledge not to boycott Israel. READ THE LAWSUIT:
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NPR Politics 9h
JUST IN: A federal judge has delayed sentencing for former national security adviser Michael Flynn following Flynn’s decision to plead guilty to lying to the FBI, reports. The judge ordered both sides in the case to file a status report on March 13.
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KUT Austin 10h
The Trump Foundation will dissolve as the New York attorney general continues an investigation into whether the foundation broke the law.
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KUT Austin 11h
After yearlong discussion to change names of buildings named after Confederate figures, Fulmore Middle School was renamed Monday night after social studies teacher Sarah Beth Lively.
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Jimmy 11h
Replying to @maasdinero
WilCo Judge Gattis anticipates they will be able to lower the county tax rate with Apple’s presence, which COULD offset any jumps in home values. He says he’s aware of the affordability issue creeping into the county from neighboring Travis.
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Jimmy 11h
Packed house as Williamson County Commissioners Court voted on Apple county incentives.
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Andrew 13h
Gus Garcia's friend, Victor Ruiz, heard him during an board meeting on and was surprised by his forcefulness – namely Garcia's insistence that Latino kids had "the same right as white kids to quality education."
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KUT Austin 13h
. unanimously approved its Project Connect plan yesterday, kicking off a process that will ultimately end in a public vote on the plan in 2020.
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Sound is from an interview Garcia taped with in 2012.
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KUT Austin 14h
Replying to @AustinISD
The new name will go into effect for the 2019-20 school year. The board will also vote on whether to change the names of Reagan and Lanier high schools
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KUT Austin 14h
Replying to @AustinISD
Fulmore's namesake, Zachary Taylor Fulmore, was a private in the Confederate Army. Last night, attendees spoke in favor of renaming the school after Lively, who was present during the vote.
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