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UFO images released by Blink 182 singer are real and should not have been released, Navy confirms bit.ly/34U2EOB
Feeling alone in parenting a kid with mental illness? These programs remind us we’re not bit.ly/34ZQsM7
Fire marshal orders evacuation of San Marcos apartment building due to 'stability concerns' bit.ly/2V810UM
EXCLUSIVE: Burglars targeting high-end apartments in downtown, South Austin, police say bit.ly/2LHRSmV
Central Health adopts $291M budget, proposes slight tax increase bit.ly/30wr9hb
Mermaids adding splash of whimsy to San Marcos with downtown parade Saturday bit.ly/2AxDcjS https://t.co/F3lv6rCmdT
Man charged after deadly hit-and-run in Round Rock in April bit.ly/2OcoWVR
Patriots release Antonio Brown after another accusation bit.ly/32WLMF3
Hays County’s $383 million budget prioritizes criminal justice, flood control bit.ly/2Ibw3Kn
Austin Startup Week evolves along with the area’s startup scene bit.ly/2Npf7nN
An at-home bar, a place to keep your collection of wines and spirits displayed and at-the-ready, It’s the ultimate in hosting. #ad Learn More statesman.com/section/promot… https://t.co/kZEhL45BZl
In wake of Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook says it has suspended ‘tens of thousands’ of apps bit.ly/2O8Y60R
Correction: The number of registered quarries, rock mining operations and aggregate plants in Texas has increased 1690%.
RT @tplohetski: BUYER WARNING: State says six credit card skimmers found at Pronto C-Store at Research/Ohlen Road. https://t.co/2yv27Xfxfk
PHOTOS: Climate change protests from around the world #ClimateStrike atxne.ws/34Xq59J https://t.co/rpbxoIA0T9
RT @nicolecobler: Just spoke to @wendydavis who is set to speak soon: “I’m here not to stand in front of these students but to stand beside…
JUST IN: Walmart to stop selling electronic cigarettes at its stores atxne.ws/2M8Xq8U
The region’s latest unemployment rate is once again at a 20-year monthly low atxne.ws/34YdFOY
RT @nicolecobler: Story so far on today’s #ClimateStrike in Austin👇 I’ll be updating throughout the day statesman.com/news/20190920/…
#ATXcouncil has voted to postpone any action on proposed updates to homeless ordinances on camping and sit/lie provisions atxne.ws/357Wc6K
Several hundred student protesters walked out of their Austin-area schools Friday to meet at the Texas Capitol as part of a worldwide #ClimateStrike atxne.ws/2IhlnKb
RT @nicolecobler: Student organizers are reading off their list of demands for local and state leaders. Big applause for Texas “must declar…
Even though river otters are active year-round, they are typically shy, so sightings are rare atxne.ws/2VaILhB
Austin union leader calls for police discussions after phone seizure atxne.ws/2V6SlC5
RT @nicolecobler: “Y’all bout to go extinct like me.” More signs from Austin’s #ClimateStrike, where dozens of students have walked out of…
For the first time ever, the city of Austin is dedicating tourism tax dollars solely to live music #ATXcouncil atxne.ws/34U2jLT
RT @JohnBridges: Have you noticed how mining has changed the Texas Hill Country? In this well-reported and beautifully photographed investi…
4 seriously injured in two separate wrecks in southern Travis County atxne.ws/34YrP2s
RT @nicolecobler: I’m in front of the Capitol to cover Austin’s #ClimateStrike. Students from Parkside Community School are here holding si…
Before selecting your ideal bar, ask yourself what you like to drink, and what you’ll be serving the most. #ad Learn More statesman.com/section/promot… https://t.co/ZdSplf3dFK
A six-month @statesman/@KVUE investigation has found the industry’s growth has far outpaced state regulatory oversight and that the state has done little to ensure that quarry neighbors don’t suffer ill health effects from the dust the operations emit bit.ly/30o7uUZ https://t.co/KXZODdegUA
 
After witnessing the exponential growth, some nearby residents, initially drawn to the area for its promise of peace, have chosen to fight back bit.ly/2kU1OyY https://t.co/jLsecHu6Nm
 
After witnessing the exponential growth, some nearby residents, drawn to the area for its promise of peace, have chosen to fight back bit.ly/2kU1OyY https://t.co/q7MuzELLgG
 
Quarry growth in Texas continues to became more intrusive, shaking homes, dusting yards and shortening nearby residents' breath. Read the full @statesman/@KVUE investigation, #AWorldRocked, here: bit.ly/30o7uUZ https://t.co/4C1vErcuXm
 
Quarry growth in Texas continues to become more intrusive, shaking homes, dusting yards and shortening nearby residents' breath. Read the full @statesman/@KVUE investigation here: bit.ly/30o7uUZ https://t.co/89Ud1gcasi
That's 52 registered rock, sand and gravel quarries and aggregate processing plants in Texas in 2012 -- and 934 in mid-2018 bit.ly/30o7uUZ https://t.co/5E1KO25Ix8
STATESMAN INVESTIGATES: Since 2012, the number of registered quarries, rock mining operations and aggregate plants in Texas has increased 169% bit.ly/30o7uUZ https://t.co/x2U5pAPG55
Austin-based Smarter Sorting helps customers turn chemical waste into products. atxne.ws/30i8x8A
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch, in Austin to discuss his recently released book, told a crowd at the LBJ Presidential Library that “A Republic, If You Can Keep It" was inspired by his concern about a growing lack of public and political civility. atxne.ws/30CwlQB
A broken pipe in the building has forced the Austin Municipal Court in downtown Austin to be closed Friday, city officials said. atxne.ws/30bq2Ze
The weekend's extended forecast calls for persistent but small chances for rain, and warmer than normal temperatures. atxne.ws/31E3HA8
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced his decision to end his campaign in an MSNBC "Morning Joe" interview on Friday. atxne.ws/2AzrkOm
Imelda is the first named storm to impact the Houston area since Harvey hovered for days and inundated the flood-prone Gulf Coast. atxne.ws/2QiIgDu
O’Rourke “is getting exposure, but he’s also being painted as the gun control candidate. That’s not a really good place to be when you’re running for president." atxne.ws/30AaWb0
Austin bank employee stole over $1 million from customer, feds say atxne.ws/2M36OLj
Gun manufacturer Colt will stop production of its AR-15s for civilians due to decreased demand. Via @statesman atxne.ws/2LC8hcz
Williamson County detective fired over Facebook post with racial slur, sheriff says atxne.ws/2QeBIWf
RT @daddyrobot: Fire guts South Austin condo project, neighboring apartments. See the site before and after statesman.com/news/20190919/… https:/…
The information about the shooter circulated on Nextdoor and was incorrect atxne.ws/2NnlMiv
The information about the shooter circulated on bit.ly/2IgZTNv?utm_so… and was incorrect atxne.ws/2NnlMiv
Police looking for man who attacked woman in Southeast Austin complex atxne.ws/2NouEUK
Officials in Houston say there have been more than 1,000 rescues and evacuations because of rising waters atxne.ws/2IdOX3i
WEATHER UPDATE: Austin airport cancels, delays most Houston flights atxne.ws/2ktkJAH
PHOTOS: Tropical Storm Imelda causes flooding along Texas coast atxne.ws/30bqBSS https://t.co/YE03chPFrK
WEATHER UPDATE: Rain moving through northern Hays County into Austin atxne.ws/2ktkJAH
JUST IN: Gunmaker Colt will halt production of AR-15s for civilian market atxne.ws/2M0Cmla
State Street Corp. cutting 60 jobs in Austin atxne.ws/31KNqcR
Man lunged at officer, threatened to kill everyone at Leander business, police say atxne.ws/2LBHgWB
RT @PhilJankowski: .@defendourhoodz will rally at 6:30 p.m. today at City Hall to protest the "Domain on Riverside," which could get #ATXco…
Police ID motorcyclist killed Sept. 11 in North Austin crash atxne.ws/2LGNKDP
“What I’m sitting in right now makes Harvey look like a little thunderstorm.” atxne.ws/2M3be4Y
Cyberattackers demanding a ransom payment shut down access to the Travis Central Appraisal District’s website for a week atxne.ws/30hx9PX
RT @PhilJankowski: Hello from Austin City Hall. I'm back here again today for #ATXcouncil’s regular meeting. It’s the second day in a row o…
UPDATE: Fire guts South Austin condo project, damages neighboring apartments twitter.com/statesman/stat…
🚨 JUST IN: NBC brings “Premier League Mornings Live” fan festival to Austin's Scholz Garten this October 🚨⚽ atxne.ws/2V20tUD
Social media users are updating Imelda's progress in east Texas and Louisiana in real time. atxne.ws/2AzqMb2
Cross your fingers that today's forecast of 50% chance of rain this afternoon and a high only of 94 holds 🤞 atxne.ws/32OFJlV
Rain from Tropical Depression Imelda deluged parts of Texas and Louisiana on Thursday, prompting hundreds of water rescues, a hospital evacuation and road closures in areas east of Houston that were hit hard by Hurricane Harvey two years ago. atxne.ws/2LGmYLP
The U.S. Air Force has issued stern warnings for people not to approach the gates of the Nevada Test and Training Range, where Area 51 is located, though local entrepreneurs have prepared "Alienstock" festival activities for curious visitors. atxne.ws/30aWmuZ
📷 GALLERY: Today in history, Sept. 19 atxne.ws/30wKnTQ
Asked by CNN what would be the consequence of a U.S. or Saudi strike, Zarif said: “All-out war.” “We won’t blink to defend our territory,” he said. atxne.ws/30eRMME
Time magazine uncovered a yearbook photo of Canadian leader Justin Trudeau posing in brownface makeup at a 2001 costume party. atxne.ws/30706wZ
As many as 1,000 customers were without electricity after a massive fire at a South Austin apartment complex early Thursday morning. atxne.ws/302FAxu
JUST IN: Amazon will add a total of 1,400 tech jobs at its hub its North Austin between two expansions. atxne.ws/31AgvHD
Hearing at Austin City Council exposes sharp public divide in camping ban debate atxne.ws/2Atf8Ph
BREAKING: Man shot, critically injured in South Austin, officials say atxne.ws/30hDyK8
Average Cedar Park homeowner could see $58 property tax increase under new tax rate atxne.ws/2LY1I33
RT @PhilJankowski: .@MayorAdler just said the vote on proposed homeless camping bans will be on Friday.
Third man arrested in Harris County in connection to Samantha Dean murder atxne.ws/34UXIZC
A 21-year-old man has been accused by police of exchanging drugs for sex with a 16-year-old atxne.ws/2LVpL2w
Here’s how you can weigh in on Austin district’s plan to close 12 schools atxne.ws/2LXWJ2o
Roland Corp. acquires Austin firm’s music-making app atxne.ws/30bO5pX
“I want you to bring your boldest ideas. I want to hear your voices,” @gregfenves said atxne.ws/306wY9c
RT @AnaMaria_0182: 🎥Growth is booming in Central Texas. Now there’s a battle over its resources. A World Rocked: A @statesman investigatio…
RT @lara_korte: Minutes away from UT President Greg Fenves' State of the University address. I'll be tweeting out updates so follow along!…
Follow our live coverage on the Austin City Council homeless camping ban debate here: atxne.ws/2Oa9LfU
UPDATE: Man suspected of firing shots in North Austin arrested in Manor, police say atxne.ws/2kR17GM
RT @PhilJankowski: It’s a packed house here at Austin City Hall as the #ATXcouncil gets ready to debate reintroducing homeless camping bans…
Austin-area consumers throttled back on auto purchases in August atxne.ws/2Of2zii
Round Rock police searching for tips on aggravated robbery atxne.ws/32HMdD4
UPDATE: Police searching for man who fired shots in North Austin atxne.ws/2kR17GM
Police investigating incident in North Austin near Burnet Middle School, officials say atxne.ws/2IbgVwk
Claim: “Beto O’Rourke wants to confiscate guns because he can’t buy one himself due to his criminal record.” @madlinbmek checks the facts: atxne.ws/30az3BK
Trump tweets that `Dummy Beto’ set back gun reform with call for confiscation atxne.ws/30aJa8K
Austin won’t get much rain relief from Tropical Storm Imelda, forecasters say atxne.ws/30arL0Q
Democrats: Do not engage in cannibalism. atxne.ws/2LCta7B
Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski stonewalled many questions and declared Democrats were “focusing on petty and personal politics.” atxne.ws/32HqTh0
📷 GALLERY: Today in history, Sept. 18 atxne.ws/302yQAm
 
 
 
 
 
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