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15 min ago | KTRE-TV Lufkin
Texas coach Mack Brown, center, and Oregon coach Mark Helfrich, second from left, take part in a Valero Alamo Bowl news conference, Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, in San Antonio.
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15 min ago | The Austin Chronicle
Strap on your best leather chaps and fire up that home-crafted iron horse: The Weird West Fest will be celebrating the era of bespoke engineering and steampowered frontier busters this weekend in Giddings.
1 hr ago | The Austin Chronicle
Magnum photographer Alec Soth and writer Brad Zellar have finished their tour of Texas, and on Saturday they partied.
2 hrs ago | Austin American Statesman
Tucked away on an easy-to-miss side street just north of campus sits Nasty's, an unpretentious dive known for its pitchers of margaritas and rugby-centric dA©cor.
6 hrs ago | The Austinist
Though Austin is still characterized as a music city, both its residents and the culinary world at large know that the most exciting part of living in Austin today is its burgeoning food scene.
7 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle
8 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle
India sparks outrage, GQ gives us the smoochies, and Washington totally gets gay married all over the place, as your AggreGAYtor orders another wedding cake, just for funsies.
9 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City
Travis Meriwether and his wife Paige were high school sweethearts at Tuttle High School 10 years ago.
New York City-based group Vampire Weekend has scheduled a date on its upcoming tour in Austin, much to the delight of local music fans disappointed by the fact that the popular act did not play a night show while it was in town during ACL Fest this year.
A judge has denied a motion to remove from office a Central Texas district attorney who oversees the state's Public Integrity Unit.
AT&T launched its "GigaPower" all-fiber Internet network in Austin, Texas. consumers have ever experienced.
Austin's Austin-Bergstrom International Airport really aims to embody the area it serves without seeming inauthentic.
Live healthy and eating well are a popular pastime for Austinites, with various trends sweeping through town and becoming all the rage.
Voting in all categories of the NME Awards 2014 with Austin, Texas has now opened - click here to start casting your votes.
The Min family, husband Uka Min Tun Aung Min and his wife Naw San Shwe Win Aung Min are refugees from Burma living in Austin with their two year old daughter Okee Fee.
Remember that Statesman Cookie Swap we hosted in 2009 ? Readers submitted dozens of cookie recipes for the contest, whose finalists included the Very Best Gingersnaps You Will Ever Make and Brown Butter and Pecan Shortbread, and then we held a party at Stubb's to celebrate .
Recent flooding near Lady Bird Lake in Austin has called attention to long-standing mechanical problems at the dam that forms the lake - problems that the city of Austin is aware of but hasn't found the money to address.