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Austin Mayor Steve Adler and New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio have been accused of illegally crossing the border into Mexico, and then crossing back into America without permission. Both mayors' offices flatly denied the allegation. De Blasio and Adler, both fierce critics of...
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Criner is accused of sexually assaulting and strangling to death freshman dance student Haruka Weiser in April of 2016 but some on the jury panel are confusing Criner with Kendrex J. White, who went on stabbing spree in May of 2017 and killed four. The Statesman reports the two...
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(Photo: Shutterstock) A man with a cell phone captures the moment he says a cyclist scammed a driver out of money. The video shows the irate cyclist demanding the driver give him $20 for running into his bike as he was crossing the street. At one point, the cyclist can be heard...
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The Cedar Park Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying a man involved in a robbery over the weekend. According to police, on Saturday, July 6th, a Cedar Park family parked their car at the HEB E. Whitestone Blvd. While the car was running, the husband got...
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The Hays County Commissioners Court on July 10 lifted the burn ban for unincorporated areas of Hays County. Fire Marshal Clint Browning said that widespread rain in the County has made it safe for outdoor burning “for a while, at least.” He said he will continue to monitor the...
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After failing to meet the minimum state standards for four consecutive years, the Texas Education Agency has approved a plan to turn the school around. The Austin Independent School District's board of trustees gave its own approval to a partnership with the Texas Science,...
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Officials are investigating a train derailment that happened in downtown Manor Tuesday morning, leaving a mess scattered all over the tracks. Several cars reportedly went off the track around 4:40 a.m. that were carrying sand and dirt, officials said. The derailment happened off...
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(Photo: Blue Action Democrats) Democrats converged in Austin for a fundraiser in hopes of unseating republicans in the midterms. Hosted by the group Blue Action Democrats, the focus is on getting women into political office. Julie Oliver, who is running for a seat in the State...
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(Photo: Pharmaceutical Online) A shortage of drugs and critical medicines in emergency rooms across America have been hitting hospitals in Central Texas. Dell Seton Emergency Medical Director Doctor Christopher Ziebell says they've been through shortages of painkillers,...