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1. TURKEY, KURDS BATTLE FOR KEY SYRIAN BORDER TOWN Turkey defies growing condemnation from its NATO allies to press ahead with its invasion of northern Syria, shelling suspected Kurdish positions near the border amid reports that Syrian Kurds had retaken a key town...
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(Credit: Shutterstock) A good Samaritan is recovering from his injuries following an attack last week on the Congress Avenue bridge. Mark Dolan claims a homeless man left him battered and bruised after he was roughed up trying to save a woman who was also under attack. According...
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The state's recapture, also known as Robin Hood, will be $3.6 billion smaller this year, but that's reduced AISD's recapture payment by nearly $61 million. However, despite that significant drop, AISD is still on the hook to send $612 million to the state this year. AISD Chief...
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An Austin broker gets his license revoked by the State of Texas. The Texas State Securities board revoked George "Gus" Marweigh's license after he allegedly failed to disclose excessive commissions, misuse of client funds and other conflicts. He's accused of selling $5 million...
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If you lost anything at the Austin City Limits Music Festival this weekend there is a lost an found at the Scoot Inn until 6PM today and again tomorrow from 9AM to 1PM. (Photo:Shutterstock/Wi Chai) Lost & Found is available at @ScootInn from 10 AM – 6 PM today (10/14) and 9...
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1. U.S. TROOPS TO WITHDRAW FROM CHAOTIC NORTHERN SYRIA U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper says President Donald Trump has directed U.S. troops in northern Syria to begin pulling out "as safely and quickly as possible." ================================= 2. WHO'S UP NEXT TO TESTIFY...
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(Credit: City of Austin) The Austin City Council will discuss the issue of camping in public this week, which has been allowed since earlier in the summer when city leaders made changes in an effort to "decriminalize homelessness." On the city council message board, council...
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A Lockhart police officer has been arrested over allegations that he stole prescription drugs from Lockhart Junior High School where he had previously served as a school resource officer. Chad Corbitt was arrested on October 11. According to officials, Corbitt was seen on...
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San Marcos Police Officer Claudia Cormier was almost killed when she was hit by a suspected drunk driver while she was removing debris from the road on Interstate 35 in May. Cormier says she forgives Neil Sheehan, the man arrested for hitting her. She says she thought she wouldn...