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Prominent Baptist leader removed as head of Texas seminary after comments on abuse atxne.ws/2GHjset https://t.co/kZuCZK1kvp
Stacey Abrams wins Georgia Democratic primary, seeks to become nation's 1st black female governor atxne.ws/2GIqwr8 https://t.co/XIYsnrm6Z3
ICYMI: Feuding Austin lawyers accused of racist, lewd and anti-gay remarks atxne.ws/2KOsLLI https://t.co/zEwMtrd7vZ
FORECAST: Partly sunny with high near 91, small chance for afternoon storms atxne.ws/2IFKVmy https://t.co/KMIWn0Wivv
Philip Roth, fearless and celebrated author, dies at 85 atxne.ws/2GHdbiI https://t.co/XCDjtUg2Ja
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Ibanez’s homer leads Round Rock to win over Iowa: atxne.ws/2IEdHUv
Democrat Julie Oliver (@JulieForTX25) has clinched her party’s nomination in the fight to unseat Republican Roger Williams in CD 25 #ElectionDay #atxelections #tx2018 atxne.ws/2KLNK1P
Texas Stars win in OT again, a win away from Calder Cup finals: atxne.ws/2ICwgsa https://t.co/mOQd5BXx5F
#NBAPlayoffs: Harden scores 30, Rockets even series at 2 games apiece atxne.ws/2IEX5vV https://t.co/YPwun7BLgD
RT @AP: BREAKING: Literary agent: Philip Roth, prize-winning novelist and fearless narrator of sex, religion and mortality, has died at 85.
UPDATE: Michael Cloud to face Eric Holguin in 27th Congressional District atxne.ws/2KMtdKF #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections
FINAL COUNT: Maya Guerra Gamble (@MayaForJudge) wins Travis County Democratic 459th court primary atxne.ws/2ICfyJs #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/yWiImqEUVs
FINAL VOTE TALLY: Russ Boles won the runoff election Tuesday and will be the Republican candidate running for Williamson County Commissioner, Precinct 4, final return numbers show. atxne.ws/2IBRyGt #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections
FINAL UPDATE: Vikki Goodwin (@VoteVikki) wins Democratic nom in Travis Co. state legislative race atxne.ws/2ICFaGi #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections
NOW: AP: Democrat Mike Siegel (@SiegelForTexas) to face U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul in November atxne.ws/2IDQCS0 #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections
RT @cosbo4: A judge has sentenced Crispin Harmel to life in prison without parole
BREAKING UPDATE: Judge sentences Crispin Harmel to life in prison without parole atxne.ws/2IDPVrT
RT @kherman: More White: "When you’ve seen what I’ve seen -- from growing up in my father’s home, to responding to Hurricane Harvey, and th…
RT @kherman: White statement: “To everyone who put their hope in me to lead our state, I’m sorry. But, I’m not done." 1/2
JUST IN: In the 27th Congressional District, Michael Cloud bests Bech Bruun (@bechforcongress) atxne.ws/2KMtdKF #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/uGdtaBetHo
Trump said he attacks the press so no one believes negative coverage, Lesley Stahl says atxne.ws/2IESABx
NOW: AP: Mary Jennings ‘MJ’ Hegar (@mjhegar) wins Democratic nomination against Christine Eady Mann (@DrMann4Congress) in CD 31 runoff atxne.ws/2GHROxM #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/KtpEliwpnS
BREAKING: Sheryl Cole (@SherylCole1) defeats Chito Vela (@chitovela3) in HD 46 runoff atxne.ws/2IEMMrM #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/Uo2tuz4vne
BREAKING: Lupe Valdez (@LupeValdez) wins Democratic primary runoff for Texas governor, defeating Andrew White (@randrewwhite), according to @AP. Update coming soon: atxne.ws/2GI5icM #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/lPCxaQZyFt
NOW: Democrats Chris Perri (@ChrisPerriTX), Julie Oliver (@JulieForTX25) in close race in CD 25 atxne.ws/2IDrniA #ElectionDay #atxelections #tx2018
RT @AP_Politics: BREAKING: Lupe Valdez wins Democratic runoff in race for Texas governor. @AP race call at 9:37 p.m. CDT. https://t.co/4qRt…
FINAL COUNT: Erin Zwiener (@ErinForYall) defeats Rebecca Bell-Metereau (@voterebecca) in House District 45 runoff atxne.ws/2KNlR9w #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections
NEW: Man tried to kidnap 8-year-old outside Round Rock, sheriff says atxne.ws/2ICN8ix
NOW: Russ Boles close to securing nomination in GOP commissioner primary atxne.ws/2IBRyGt #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections
JUST IN: Erin Zwiener (@ErinForYall) takes lead from Rebecca Bell-Metereau (@voterebecca) in House District 45 runoff atxne.ws/2KNlR9w #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/IKEdoq2zw4
NOW: Vikki Goodwin (@VoteVikki) still leading Elaina Fowler (@fowlerfortxhd47) in western Travis County state legislative race atxne.ws/2ICFaGi #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections
UPDATE: Round Rock SWAT standoff ends; man taken into custody atxne.ws/2IHaqDR
RT @klyttleAAS: This story now has reax from Juan Carlos Padilla, president of SPD Sports, who is counting on close to a full house. https:…
UPDATE: In the 27th Congressional District, Michael Cloud still leads Bech Bruun atxne.ws/2KMtdKF #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections
BREAKING: John Burns wins race for Hays County Justice of the Peace, Precinct 4 atxne.ws/2IFRqWs #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections
UPDATE: Boles ahead in GOP commissioner primary, but Seiferman narrows gap atxne.ws/2IBRyGt #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections
UPDATE: Sheryl Cole (@SherylCole1) maintains lead over Jose "Chito" Vela III (@chitovela3) in HD 46 runoff atxne.ws/2IEMMrM #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections
RT @MrAndySevilla: FINAL TOTALS: Cindy Allen has won the Republican nomination for #Bastrop County Precinct 1 justice of the peace, results…
Democrat Chris Perri (@ChrisPerriTX) holds slim lead over Julie Oliver (@JulieForTX25) in CD 25 atxne.ws/2IDrniA #ElectionDay #atxelections #tx2018 https://t.co/CX3yNConqM
BREAKING: Jury finds Crispin Harmel guilty in capital murder case atxne.ws/2IDPVrT
PHOTOS: Memorial service for DPS troopers on May 22 ... atxne.ws/2GGmzD2 https://t.co/vxh6eYN5Of
JUST IN: Russ Boles holding on to early lead over Bobby Seiferman in GOP commissioner primary atxne.ws/2IBRyGt #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/5ePeT0LZJk
RT @cosbo4: A jury has found Crispin Harmel guilty of capital murder
UPDATE: As votes come in, Maya Guerra Gamble (@MayaForJudge) keeps lead over Aurora Martinez Jones (@AuroraforJudge) in tight 459th court race atxne.ws/2ICfyJs #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/Fhq5NcvVCV
 
JUST IN: Maya Guerra Gamble (@MayaForJudge) keeps narrow lead over Aurora Martinez Jones (@AuroraforJudge) in tight 459th court race atxne.ws/2ICfyJs #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/8eFRQ9WWbn
Read more here: atxne.ws/2GH7xx8 #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections twitter.com/chucklindell/s…
FINAL TOTALS: Cindy Allen has won the Republican nomination for Bastrop County Precinct 1 justice of the peace, results showed Tuesday evening. She beat Sherry Cook by more than 150 votes. #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections atxne.ws/2IBPMF3 https://t.co/t4AfoFST7E
RT @TXElects: Gubernatorial runoff turnout is still south of 250K. The all-time lowest number of voters in a Democratic gubernatorial runof…
UPDATE: Chip Roy (@chiproytx) and Joseph Kopser (@JosephKopser) hold narrow and wide leads, respectively, in CD 21 early results atxne.ws/2KJA0Vy #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/lkIFhln2g8
 
UPDATE: Joseph Kopser (@JosephKopser) wins Democratic nod in 21st Congressional District atxne.ws/2KJA0Vy #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/abEMfn2qlJ
 
FINAL COUNT: Joseph Kopser (@JosephKosper) to face Chip Roy (@chiproytx) in 21st Congressional District matchup atxne.ws/2KJA0Vy #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/lAHKC96TZx
 
FINAL COUNT: Joseph Kopser (@JosephKopser) to face Chip Roy (@chiproytx) in 21st Congressional District matchup atxne.ws/2KJA0Vy #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections (Corrected) https://t.co/NC8vEe3ZSP
Democrat Mary Jennings ‘MJ’ Hegar (@mjhegar) leads Christine Eady Mann (@DrMann4Congress) in CD 31 runoff early vote atxne.ws/2GHROxM #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/LrBEr3XoH4
BREAKING: Four employees of Austin-based EZCorp were on plane that crashed in Honduras, company says atxne.ws/2IEHyw7 https://t.co/zp4Hl6aEAw
Mike Toth (@TothForJustice) leads Donna Davidson early in GOP race for 3rd Court of Appeals atxne.ws/2GH7xx8 #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/s6svNpvYlJ
RT @webbeditor: It's Tuesday night. If you ever have time to watch sports*, you have time to watch Texas #runoffmania2k18. @statesman's got…
Democrat Mike Siegel (@SiegelForTexas) leads Tawana Walter-Cadien (@Cadien4Congress) in 10th Congressional District early vote atxne.ws/2IDQCS0 #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/jIYhU5d7rS
RT @kherman: Andrew White at his Houston home on runoff day. Check out the pillow on the sofa. #TXGOV https://t.co/ZhFECrFzT4
Rebecca Bell-Metereau (@voterebecca) ahead of Erin Zwiener (@ErinForYall) in TX HD 45 runoff atxne.ws/2KNlR9w #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/TYjw3StApa
In Harvey-hit area, Michael Cloud carries a lead over Bech Bruun (@bechforcongress) in fight for Blake Farenthold's seat atxne.ws/2KMtdKF #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/CFCuIO0Clf
GOVERNOR's RACE: Lupe Valdez (@lupevaldez) and Andrew White (@randrewwhite) in tight race for Democratic gubernatorial nomination atxne.ws/2GI5icM #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/OrTOnmKKyX
In race for Hays County JP4, John Burns leads Robert Avera atxne.ws/2IFRqWs #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/1q490d1zVk
In the early vote, Russ Boles leads Bobby Seiferman in GOP commissioner primary atxne.ws/2IBRyGt #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/LvZrsl2oaC
In early returns, Maya Guerra Gamble (@MayaForJudge) leads Aurora Martinez Jones (@AuroraforJudge) in tight race atxne.ws/2ICfyJs #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/s31ljjymgO
Vikki Goodwin (@VoteVikki) leading Elaina Fowler (@fowlerfortxhd47) in western Travis County state legislative race atxne.ws/2ICFaGi #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/JS4xIiUjdC
Chip Roy (@chiproytx) and Joseph Kopser (@JosephKopser) lead in CD 21 early results atxne.ws/2KJA0Vy #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/kUw7Ojqjyy
Sheryl Cole (@SherylCole1) leading Jose "Chito" Vela III (@chitovela3) in HD 46 runoff atxne.ws/2IEMMrM #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections https://t.co/kk7FOqGHkE
Early returns show Cindy Allen ahead of Sherry Cook in Bastrop JP1 race #ElectionDay #tx2018 #atxelections atxne.ws/2IBPMF3 https://t.co/Tm7u4k6FAn
BREAKING: SWAT team in Round Rock attempting to get barricaded person to come out atxne.ws/2IHaqDR
Polls are closed in the Texas primary runoff #ElectionDay. We're here with you for the long haul. 🗳️ Full coverage: atxne.ws/2IDgH3u 🗳️ Look up results: atxne.ws/2KOvW6h 🗳️ 4 races to watch: atxne.ws/2KNfF1g #atxelections #tx2018 https://t.co/x7Al4HSMAq
UPDATE: Private jet from Texas crashes in Honduras, all survive atxne.ws/2IBXwHa
Union to AISD: Stop pursuing program noted in ex-board president’s text atxne.ws/2ID4lIB https://t.co/Mg5aPzBlMj
NOW: Jury still deliberating in Crispin Harmel capital murder case atxne.ws/2IEF0hy
This is the most popular item at Chick-fil-A atxne.ws/2KLkFnb https://t.co/1YyohGSdVR
BREAKING: Audit: Title transfer irregularities might mean tax shortfall of $1M atxne.ws/2IGYSjS https://t.co/XjVQBFPJG8
Central Texas schools look to beef up security after Santa Fe shooting atxne.ws/2KOf7Zl https://t.co/yxqERQaquD
Powerful Tigres to play Mexican soccer friendly at Dell Diamond atxne.ws/2IDvUBt https://t.co/XoT40MMwSn
In his first 100 days, Cronk’s ‘listening tour’ interrupted by a crisis atxne.ws/2IENCEX https://t.co/0HKtn2FJTH
BREAKING: Bird gets city OK to restart scooter rental, joining Pace bikes atxne.ws/2IGXde8 https://t.co/qd03CUNn7j
RT @AP: BREAKING: Congress moves to dismantle key rules for banks that came in wake of financial crisis; notches legislative win for Trump.
13 people arrested for prostitution, human trafficking at Georgetown massage parlor atxne.ws/2KM7OkK
“WE PLAY FOR SANTA FE”: How Texas sports teams are honoring #SantaFe shooting victims atxne.ws/2KOaJtb https://t.co/EXdqRSO8PM
UPDATE: Jury begins deliberations in Crispin Harmel capital murder case atxne.ws/2IEF0hy
Bastrop post office vandalized over the weekend atxne.ws/2IEHXyq https://t.co/hFtcZEyi25
UPDATED: 2 children, 1 woman injured in U.S. 79 crash in eastern Williamson Co., authorities say atxne.ws/2IBngUe
RT @bwear: City also tells me that so far only Bird and Pace (Zagster) have applied for permits. This even though more than a dozen compani…
RT @bwear: Looks like Bird will be first to market again in Austin with scooters (Pace offers only dockless bikes). City transportation spo…
Commentary: To fix property tax problem, start with appraisal boards atxne.ws/2KKy1jx
Abbott kicks off gun violence talks: ‘We know what the problem is’ atxne.ws/2KMgwzk https://t.co/WUTYOrP08O
Agents in South Texas seize $16M in counterfeit-label items atxne.ws/2GFObbF https://t.co/pGpzfHJuMG
Texas woman gives birth prematurely in prison, accuses jailers of ignoring her atxne.ws/2KIQDRe
UPDATE: Southbound lanes of I-35 reopen after crash near Lady Bird Lake atxne.ws/2KLzwOJ
Private flight originating from Austin crashes in Honduran capital atxne.ws/2IBXwHa
NOW: Southbound I-35 down to one lane after crash near Lady Bird Lake atxne.ws/2KLzwOJ
RT @TxDOTAustin: Traffic Alert: A multi car crash has southbound I35 reduced to one lane over Lady Bird Lake-mm 233. Stay right, expect del…
Read more about today's roundtable on gun violence with Gov. Abbott here: atxne.ws/2rY6B1M twitter.com/chucklindell/s…
Four races to watch in today's runoff elections atxne.ws/2IBeyFz #ElectionDay #tx2018 https://t.co/me0JsNsHtU
UPDATE: Closing arguments in Crispin Harmel murder trial to begin at 1 p.m. atxne.ws/2IEF0hy
Three Round Rock residents accused of promoting prostitution atxne.ws/2KM7OkK
TRAFFIC ALERT: Multiple injuries in U.S. 79 crash in eastern Williamson Co., authorities say atxne.ws/2IBngUe
RT @raisingaustin: What you should know about teen suicide @austinsid @dellchildrens @austin360 @statesman wp.me/p4XUB3-1rU
 
 
 
 
 
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