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10 Reasons To Make Austin, TX Your Next Vacation

Austin ranks among the best cities in America in several categories, including best bike cities, most fittest and most vegan friendly

05/01/2015

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DPS Trooper In Trouble Over Snoop Dogg Photo

A Texas trooper is in trouble for a picture posted on social media.

04/01/2015

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Man Kicked Off Southwest Flight Over Lewd T-Shirt

A man flying from Dallas to Chicago on Southwest Airlines was denied reboarding in St. Louis allegedly over vulgar language on t-shirt.

03/24/2015

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SXSW, St. Patrick’s Day & Spring Break All On The Same Day

It was a combination many concert attendees in Austin on Tuesday had waited all year to happen — St. Patrick’s Day, Spring Break and the South By Southwest music festival.

CBS 11–03/17/2015

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Safety A Priority At This Year’s SXSW Festival After 2014 DWI Crash

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM) – The South by Southwest Music Festival kicked off Tuesday afternoon in Austin. And after a deadly 2014 DWI crash, safety is priority number one for law enforcement there. CBS […]

CBSDFW.COM–03/17/2015

Curtisha Davis (L) and her boyfriend Deandre Tatum. Both were injured in the deadly 2014 SXSW crash. Tatum died two weeks after being run down. (credit: Jeff Paul/CBS 11 News)

SXSW Crash Victim Talks Death Of Boyfriend & Festival Changes

North Texan Curtisha Davis remembers walking down Red River Street in Austin, heading to a restaurant to get food. The next thing she remembers is waking up in a hospital bed.

CBS 11–03/16/2015

Actress Molly Ringwald (L) and actress Ally Sheedy attend "The Breakfast Club" 30th Anniversary Restoration world premiere during the 2015 SXSW Music, Film + Interactive Festival in Austin. (credit: Michael Buckner/Getty Images for SXSW)

‘Breakfast Club’ Cast Members Attend SXSW Anniversary Screening

Ensuring film-lovers won’t forget about them, actresses Molly Ringwald and Ally Sheedy reminisced about making “The Breakfast Club” at a Texas screening of the fully-restored iconic 1985 film.

03/16/2015

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SXSW Guide To Exploring Austin

Are you heading to South By Southwest this year? Explore the Live Music Capital of the World like a seasoned veteran with this guide to taking a vacation in our state’s capital.

03/13/2015

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A Food Lover’s Guide To Austin, TX

Take a look at 10 of the best places for food in Austin, TX, some of which may surprise you.

03/04/2015

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First Wave Of Lawsuits Filed In Deadly SXSW Crash

The initial wave of victim lawsuits since four people died at the South by Southwest music festival accuse organizers of safety lapses after a driver struck a crowd of concertgoers.

12/18/2014

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SXSW Has An $315M Economic Impact In Austin

SXSW organizers say a new report they commissioned showed this year’s festival having a $315 million impact on the Austin economy. Officials say 134,000 people attended at least one SXSW event in March.

09/12/2014

Fort Worth resident Curtisha Davis, a victim in the South by Southwest crash in Austin, returns home. (Source: CBSDFW.COM)

SXSW Crash Victim Released From Hospital, Back In North Texas

One of the two Fort Worth victims of last week’s deadly South by Southwest crash in Austin is back home in North Texas. Curtisha Davis’ life was turned upside down when an accused drunk driver drove through a crowd at the SXSW Festival.

CBSDFW.COM–03/18/2014

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