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8 min ago | Contra Costa Times
Gov. Rick Perry was defiant Tuesday as he was booked on abuse of power charges, telling dozens of cheering supporters outside a Texas courthouse that he would "fight this injustice with every fiber of my being."
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1 hr ago | NewsTalk 1230
Texas Gov. Rick Perry smiled for his police mugshot and promised to be vindicated on abuse-of-power charges today.
2 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle
KUTX announced the shake-up of its music snow globe Monday, shuffling the schedule of programming beginning Sept.
6 hrs ago | Austin American-Statesman
The Pug Rescue of Austin is hosting a fundraising garage sale from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 23 and 24, at 11401 Maidenstone Drive.
10 hrs ago | Austin American Statesman
Jacoby's Restaurant & Mercantile opened this week at 3235 E. Cesar Chavez St. The rustic restaurant that looks like it could have been updated and pulled from the 19th century serves ranch-style food like Texas Salisbury steak, shrimp and grits, charcuterie, and chicken-fried steak.
10 hrs ago | Austin American Statesman
Sour beers are clearly on the rise. Jester King specializes in them, Blue Owl is about to as well through a particular brewing process called sour mashing and New Belgium, in Colorado, is bringing a sour beer workshop to Austin after doubling its sour beer production late last year.
11 hrs ago | KUT-FM Austin
Nearly two years after Austinites passed the 10-1 plan - which allows voters to elect city council members from their respective geographic district while the mayor is still elected by all voters - the plan has arrived at its penultimate step: The ballot is set.
12 hrs ago | CultureMap
Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS, more commonly referred to as DIFFA, makes its grand debut in Austin this fall with Urban Picnic By Design in support of AIDS Services of Austin .
13 hrs ago | Austin American Statesman
Bon AppA©tit has named East Side King's Thai-Kun trailer as one of the 10 Best New Restaurants in the country .
17 hrs ago | News Observer
Redshirt sophomore Dakota Prukop has been named Montana State's starting quarterback for their season opener at Arkansas State on Aug. 30. "We have great choices," he added, "it was a tremendous battle, all the guys performed superbly, and I thought Saturday was a tour de force.
The Austin skyline, seen from the eastern portions of the boardwalk, takes on a different dimension from just above Lady Bird Lake.
Pedestrians enter and exit the Blackwell Thurman Criminal Justice Center on Monday in Austin.
A Comedy Hall of Fame member and frequent panelist on NPR's quiz show, "Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me," Poundstone is regarded as a quick wit with a spontaneous and unique world view.
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They are constantly having to conjure up solutions to problems that their Farm University textbooks didn't address, but beyond that, many farmers spend time thinking about structure, composition, color and texture for their own artistic endeavors, from writing to painting.
On a warm August evening that boasted a bevvy of good shows in Austin, Vagabond Collective hosted their final Summer Nights show at Empire Control Room Saturday.
Charles Farmer, a parking lot painter in the Austin area, had his driver's license suspended after missing surcharge payments under Texas' Driver Responsibility Program.
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