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Photo Courtesy of Shutterstock Philip Jankowski - American Statesman Staff After a months-long battle between neighborhood groups and urbanists, the Austin City Council struck a compromise in November 2015. Garage apartments would be allowed in a certain type of zoning that...
Since Tom Cruise confirmed the sequel to “Top Gun” in an Australian interview Tuesday, fans of the 1986 film have been excited. It turns out that “Top Gun’s” own Iceman is excited too. CNN reported that Val Kilmer, who played a rival to Cruise’s character Maverick, shared on...
Ride-hailing services Uber and Lyft say they will return to Austin Monday. Drivers who have worked for Lyft in the past were notified of the company’s return in a text message sent Thursday morning, while an Uber spokesman confirmed his company’s return in an email to the...
Image courtesy of Shutterstock Housing and Urban Development Secretary Dr. Ben Carson awoke from a long period of media absence to make some controversial remarks about poverty. Speaking to close associate, Armstrong Williams, on his SiriusXM Radio program, Carson called poverty...
(Photo Courtesy of Shutterstock) Taylor Goldstein American-Statesman Staff Austin has long been the poster child for explosive growth, but new Census Bureau data released Thursday signals that the city’s growth rate is starting to mellow out as its surrounding suburbs boom...
Fox News is responding to a lawsuit from former host Andrea Tantaros by taking action of their own against her and her attorney. After Tantaros sued, claiming that people at Fox hacked her electronic devices, spied on her, and harassed her, the network is moving for sanctions...
AUSTIN - Capital Metro is getting in on the ride-hailing game with its Pickup app. The free app allows people living in its coverage area to arrange on-demand transit service. The pilot program will start June 6 and be available Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 6...
(Image: Arcaid/UIG - Getty Images) Texas brewers were dealt a blow this afternoon when House Bill 3287 , which seeks to limit breweries that grow beyond a certain size or become owned by a larger beer company, passed the Texas Senate by a 19-10 vote. The bill will now head to...
Film veteran Clint Eastwood blasted political correctness in the culture on Sunday during an event at the Cannes Film Festival in France, and pointed to his 1971 movie, “Dirty Harry,” as the beginning of a P.C. decline. “A lot of people thought it [“Dirty Harry”] was politically...