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2 hrs ago | KVUE.com

Austin comedian attacked, robbed ahead of show

Kat Ramzinski is set to perform at the Moontower Comedy Festival this week, but just a few days ago, three or four people attacked and robbed her as she walked home.

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6 hrs ago | KUT-FM Austin

Superintendent Meria Carstarphen Says Goodbye to Austin

Wednesday will be Austin School Superintendent Meria Carstarphen's last day with the district before she leaves for the same position in Atlanta .

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9 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

Nice to Meet You, Bookwoman

Hard to find and difficult to observe within their natural habitats, the independent bookstore has become a rare breed.

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10 hrs ago | Downtown Austin

Cuban Restaurant in Downtown Austin - Pleasant Storage Room

As far as I know, there aren't currently any Cuban restaurant concepts in downtown Austin proper.

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12 hrs ago | Eater

Contests: Win Two Tickets to Music to Your Mouth's Austin Dinner

The good folks at Music to Your Mouth have generously given Eater a pair of tickets to give away for the festival's sold-out Austin stop .

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13 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

Austin police to release dash cam video of dog shooting

The Austin Police Department plans to release dashboard camera video of two officers shooting and killing a 4-year-old Pit Bull named Roscoe on Prock Lane in East Austin on April 18. The case is still under investigation, so the video is under Administrative Review.

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13 hrs ago | Austin American-Statesman

Austin police identify man killed in Saturday crash

From the Austin Police Department: Case: 14-1090350 Date: Saturday, April 19, 2014 Time: 3:26 a.m. Location: 9000 US HWY 290 East Deceased: Joel Kitchens, White Male, D.O.B. 08-27-84 The preliminary investigation shows that 2012 Hyundai 4-door was traveling westbound in the 9000 block of US HWY 290 E frontage road.

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14 hrs ago | CBS Local

Eminem, Outkast To Headline Austin City Limits

The rap acts will perform at the Austin City Limits Music Festival in October in Austin, Texas.

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14 hrs ago | Olney Enterprise

Eminem, Outkast to headline Austin City Limits

The rap acts will perform at the Austin City Limits Music Festival in October in Austin, Texas.

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15 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

Go green and save some green, Austin is expanding home composting rebate program

A program that offers rebates to people who recycle their food, coffee grinds, wood chips and other items is expanding.

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15 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

HB2 Protesters Return to Court

It's been more than nine months since state lawmakers passed the controversial abortion regulations known as House Bill 2 that's the same amount of time that a group of protesters arrested at the Capitol last July have been waiting to learn whether they'll be formally charged in connection with their activism against the abortion measure.

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19 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

2014 Austin City Limits Music Festival Line-up

Tickets hit the streets at 10am, and the curtain's now up. Festival czars C3 Presents revealed the line-up for the 2014 Austin City Limits Music Festival this morning, Oct. 3-5 and 10-12.

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20 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Reviews: Jersey Boys Entertains in Austin, Texas

When the Texas Performing Arts makes an announcement, they always make sure they do it up big.

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22 hrs ago | KVUE.com

A popular radio team returns to Austin's airwaves

Quite a few Austin radio listeners rejoiced on Monday as longtime local radio team JB Hager and Sandy McIlree returned to the airwaves.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Austin American Statesman

Austin Music Source: Kings of Leon to play Austin360 Amphitheater in Sept.

Nashville rockers and last year's ACL Festival headliners Kings of Leon will be back in Austin this fall.

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KURB-FM Little Rock

Michael Buble Announces New U.S. Tour Leg, Deluxe Version of Album Coming

Michael Buble has added a final U.S. leg of shows to his To Be Loved world tour, starting with two shows in July at New York City's famed Madison Square Garden.

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CultureMap

Austin's cold-brewed coffee market heats up with the help of local retailers

The Austin coffee scene has been hot for years but the latest trend goes cold. Cold- brewed , that is.

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KXAN-TV Austin

Undercover officers arrest suspected car burglar in store parking lot

Austin police arrested a man in the parking lot of Central Market South after several witness said they saw him attempt to steal a vehicle.

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KXAN-TV Austin

UT Austin launches construction of Dell Medical School

The University of Texas at Austin launched construction of their new Dell Medical School on Monday at a groundbreaking ceremony at the site of the new school.

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WXLO-FM Worcester

fun.'s Andrew Dost Scoring New MTV Show, Upcoming Film

While fun. frontman Nate Ruess is recording duets with Pink , and guitarist Jack Antonoff is promoting his side project, Bleachers , and co-writing songs with the likes of Taylor Swift , the group's multi-instrumentalist Andrew Dost , has also been keeping busy.

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