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Congress Avenue was the place to be seen Friday night for motorbikes and the people who love them. The annual Republic of Texas parade stretched for miles. Bikers began at the Travis County Expo Center and rode for about 45 minutes before they ended just steps from the Texas...
The State of Texas and Gov.Rick Perry are the focus of an ad campaign by a small Southern California city that warns residents that the Lone Star State is trying to steal its jobs. Vernon is a tiny suburb of Los Angeles, barely five-square miles with a population of 112. Despite...
The Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services said today that the personal data of about 4,900 current and former state employees may have been exposed in a security breach. Officials received word of a possible breach on Thursday afternoon and notified both the Health...
Expect the Texas House to revisit old battles over school finance — and open a new one, for the lower chamber at least, over pre-kindergarten accountability — when it takes up Senate Bill 1 today on the floor. Among the swarm of amendments offered to the fiscal matters bill will...
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Legislation allowing school districts to reduce teacher pay and furlough them — to help absorb big budget cuts — sailed through the Texas Senate on Monday with a straight party-line vote. Lawmakers are working to cut $4 billion from the state's 1,040 public school districts...
Police arrested a man who attempted to sell $50 dollars worth of drugs to undercover officers outside of a McDonald's restaurant on East Anderson Lane. Joseph Stewart faces charges of possession and delivery of a controlled substance following an undercover operation by Austin...