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Judge Clears Way For Removal Of Jefferson Davis Statue From UT Campus

The University will move Davis to the campus Briscoe Center history museum, which also houses one of the nation’s largest archives on slavery.

6 hours ago

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University Of Texas In Court Over Removal Of Jefferson Davis Statue

University of Texas officials are scheduled to be in court, seeking a judge’s permission to remove a statue of Confederate president Jefferson Davis from the main area of campus.

23 hours ago

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Former IRS Worker In Texas Sentenced For Fraud, ID Theft

A former IRS employee in Texas has been sentenced to two years and a day in prison for stealing personal data to file more than 50 bogus tax returns.

08/27/2015

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Blue Bell Adds Chocolate To Returning Flavors

The world now knows two of the flavors — Homemade Vanilla and Dutch Chocolate — that will grace store shelves once again when Blue Bell Ice Cream returns on August 31.

08/25/2015

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Blue Bell Returning To Shelves With Vanilla

Blue Bell Ice Cream is coming back to select store shelves on August 31, and the company is starting with its Homemade Vanilla flavor, they announced online on Monday.

08/24/2015

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Ethics Fray Puts Texas AG Paxton’s Office Against Big Donor

An ethics investigation into an influential conservative group is putting Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton against one of his biggest donors.

08/20/2015

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New UT Admissions Policy Gives Campus Presidents Discretion

The University of Texas System has approved new admissions policies allowing campus presidents to extend admission to some students who wouldn’t otherwise be accepted.

08/20/2015

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El Paso Abortion Clinic First To Reopen In Texas

An El Paso clinic shuttered by Texas’ tough abortion laws is set to become the first to reopen since the U.S. Supreme Court temporarily blocked enforcement of key restrictions nearly two months ago.

08/19/2015

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Texas College Women Lured Into Prostitution

A man has been arrested after authorities say he targeted college-age women in San Antonio, Austin and Dallas and coaxed them into prostitution.

08/18/2015

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Stores Ready For Blue Bell To Return

Blue Bell Creameries announced on Monday that it will begin distributing ice cream to select Texas markets again on August 31.

08/17/2015

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Video Game Mogul Proposes $106-M Transit System In Austin

A video game mogul wants to build a “personal rapid transit” system in Austin similar to pods used at London’s Heahtrow Airpor

08/17/2015

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Austin Panel Set To Consider Water Fluoridation Proposal

Austin officials are set to consider a water fluoridation proposal from a city councilman, who wants the practice to end by December.

08/17/2015

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