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Some of the most desirable homes in Austin are not subject to any city property taxes. That might be about to change. | @KUTnathan kutne.ws/2XBdfcV
RT @HorsleyScott: Morning Edition wakes you up. All Things Considered drives you home. But the one constant at NPR, every hour of every day…
RT @fox6now: An alligator is swimming in a Texas lake with a knife in its head via.fox6now.com/rL6mG https://t.co/gpGD7BdxRg
Sixth Street parking reserved for motorcycles only #rotrally2019 https://t.co/NTXZ9CthVk
RT @JamesRambin: people really fly through this section of oltorf and the change in grade makes visibility very poor as well https://t.co/…
That closure of East Oltorf St. on Monday afternoon was because of a head-on collision between a motorcycle and a pickup truck, according to this release from the @Austin_Police. It was Austin's 37th traffic fatality this year. https://t.co/bfsisjJxh4
RT @ClaireMcInerny: .@AustinISD teachers and staff could get raises, if the school board approves a budget Monday. It seems likely they wil…
RT @emfoxhall: I’m in College Station for the dedication ceremony of the George HW Bush stamp, which is being issued today. Stay tuned for…
RT @RobertTGarrett: UPDATED: @GovAbbott signs bill to close "Boeing" loophole in open records law. @davidmcswane: Courts gutted Texas' tran…
Hundreds of lakefront properties in Austin are not paying city property taxes. The @statesman’s @PhilJankowski was kind enough to explain his story to me. Audio: kut.org/post/statesman…
RT @strayanimalsatx: A stray calico Domestic Shorthair female cat about 4 weeks old (ID# A796835) was picked up at 9400 Circle Drive in Aus…
RT @AASInteractive: "Lakefront tax break: Why mansions on Lake Austin are exempt from city taxes" appraisal data crunching by @philjankowsk…
RT @I35travel: PLAN AHEAD: Northbound I-35 will be closed between US 290 East and Rundberg Lane in Austin tonight from 10 pm to 9 am and Sa…
RT @NWSSanAntonio: 3:05 pm - a severe thunderstorm continues across the Austin area. Sub severe storms continue elsewhere across the region…
RT @NYTimesAtWar: After spending 29 months overseas, writing around 700,000 words and surviving nearly a year at the front lines, Pyle conf…
RT @RetroNewsNow: Tetris was released 35 years ago today, June 6, 1984 https://t.co/LWcLZHpwI2
RT @beckyfogel: While the 2017 Texas legislative session was a banner year for child welfare and foster care reforms, advocates say lawmake…
RT @rebeccaballhaus: NEW: The White House wanted the USS John McCain “out of sight” for Trump’s visit to Japan. A tarp was hung over the sh…
I don't know who at @npratc is playing synthwave in the station breaks today but I am loving it
RT @andreazelinski: House Speaker @RepDennisBonnen is warning House members not to campaign against each other -- or they'll suffer the con…
Leonard Brooks is here with a sign remembering members of his platoon who were killed in an ambush during the Vietnam War. https://t.co/vZwRLKZMdM
People have laid flags and flowers at the grave of United States Navy SEAL and sniper Chris Kyle at the Texas State Cemetery. https://t.co/ZDTJ24ax9g
RT @strayanimalsatx: A stray white/black Domestic Shorthair female cat about 4 weeks old (ID# A795316) was picked up at 10101 White River B…
RT @NickMiroff: EXCLUSIVE -- President Trump has been urging the head of the Army Corps of Engineers to give a border wall contract to a No…
The city of Austin wants to hire someone to conduct " extensive rehabilitation and restoration" of Fiesta Gardens. austintexas.gov/financeonline/… https://t.co/l01ZHXZIsB
RT @lmcgaughy: @RepStickland @EmpowerTexans Most of what you'll read about @RepStickland is based on soundbites. Whether you love him or ha…
RT @efindell: This week in #atxcouncil news, an abrupt (and buried) shift on what many thought would be the big fight of 2019. With @kath…
RT @DallasFed: The average breakeven price—the price of oil needed to profitably drill a new well—has fallen 4% over the past year. One Imp…
RT @ClaireMcInerny: Last night @AustinISD's school board discussed the possibility of integrating schools as it moves forward with its scho…
RT @teamtrace: Untraceable "ghost guns" assembled from parts procured online account for 30% of guns recovered by ATF agents in California,…
RT @MoseBuchele: There is a goat named Turtle missing in my neighborhood. https://t.co/3quxt7MXRM
RT @PatrickSvitek: .@BetoORourke currently livestreaming haircut in El Paso https://t.co/NfRAp5Zn4B
RT @DaLyahJ: In honor of the friend, mentor and highly respected hip-hop pioneer that helped make Austin “ATX.” Big thanks to @BavuBlakes…
RT @DaLyahJ: DJ Southpaw, Austin hip-hop pioneer who coined the term ATX, dies austin360.com/entertainmentl…
RT @AliyyaSwaby: @DanHuberty @TrentAshbyTX @DiegoBernalTX @RepMaryGonzalez @KingForTexas And Senate conferees on HB 3 chosen: @SenLarryTayl…
RT @England_Weber: Travis County Commissioners approved the grant application and a plan from @JudgeEckhardt that would hold off on finaliz…
RT @KyleFD: FM 150 at the double crossing over Onion Creek has been closed by TxDOT indefinitely. The roadway was damaged by flooding this…
RT @scottbraddock: The Texas House votes to designate the Bowie Knife the official knife of Texas #TxLege
RT @lmcgaughy: Staffer just came over and asked to whether it’s true a painting of #Confederate President Jefferson Davis hangs in the Texa…
Most homes sold in the Austin Round-Rock MSA in the first three months of the year were priced $200,000 to $299,999, @TXRealtors says. texasrealestate.com/wp-content/upl… https://t.co/2F0oyCrJv1
RT @RandyLudlow: I just looked the gerrymandering case on PACER and it cost $3 -- just to look at the docket. Federal court records -- main…
RT @ClaireMcInerny: Last nights massive storm has left Ladybird Lake much higher than usual and very muddy. There’s lots of debris along th…
RT @ClaireMcInerny: I think the grass is good on water https://t.co/RgK2LpX2KP
RT @JulieChang1: Remember that this would require a two-thirds vote in both chambers - 100 in the House and 21 in Senate. There are not 100…
RT @KUT: To better market its schools, @AustinISD is turning to realtors. The 6-hour tour with two dozen realtors is one way AISD is tryi…
RT @palafo: So this is a bizarre story nyti.ms/2LhviU6
RT @CarlosASanchez: .@JoaquinCastrotx tells me that he not going to run for Senate against @JohnCornyn. https://t.co/0fwr47gchq
RT @aurabogado: BREAKING: A child has died in ORR custody. Sources telling me it was a teenage boy at Southwest Key facility yesterday. Mo…
RT @fresh_knight: Big thank you to @VoyageHouston on feeling my story was inspiring enough to interview about. Much love to everyone that h…
RT @AshLopezRadio: Groups have reached an agreement over the non-citizen voter removal effort in Texas. https://t.co/rGBz6hcslP
RT @James_Barragan: #BREAKING: Texas will rescind its controversial 'noncitizen voter' advisory, pay $450K in fees to settle case https://t…
RT @BridgetonFOX7: Damage from tornado in the Steep Hollow area of Bryan, TX. Authorities say five businesses and one home were hit. One in…
RT @scottbraddock: This is among the most significant splits in recent Texas political history. @DanPatrick and @TeamBettencourt have been…
RT @imdanielsalazar: Quickest summary of NCCDs for #ATXCouncil's discussion. NCCDs act as a zoning overlay mainly for preserving design or…
RT @MarlaABC13: Houston rapper Bun B and his wife are safe today after the rapper shot a suspected home invader at his home in southwest Ho…
RT @AshLopezRadio: I'm at the She the People presidential forum in Houston today. It's the first presidential forum aimed at women of color…
RT @dhiott: .@KUT and @TexasStandard receive professional recognition while chasing the news for Austin and Texas: KUT and “Texas Standard”…
RT @AshLopezRadio: Texas Senate Passes Bill That Could Send Texans To Jail For Voting Crimes tinyurl.com/y3a22sme
RT @lmcgaughy: One amendment on this tax bill has been accepted. That would exempt indigent criminal defense, ie public defenders. #txlege…
RT @ShannonNajma: This page in one of @TeamBettencourt’s amendments addresses the change from 2.5% to 3.5% https://t.co/C82VgNhTt4
RT @strayanimalsatx: A stray brown tabby Domestic Shorthair Mix female cat about 2 months old (ID# A792524) was picked up at 1430 Frontier…
RT @tlangford: Thrilled to announce I am joining the terrific team at @KUT as @TexasStandard editor. Start DMing me those #Texas story tip…
RT @TexasMonthly: 1/ Scoop from @carlosasanchez: Lieutenant Governor @DanPatrick, who lacks the votes needed to pass property tax reform le…
RT @daddyrobot: Cedar Park woman jailed, accused of stealing $1 from food truck customer statesman.com/news/20190412/…
RT @JOEMIKELEAHY: @KUT news SUV assaulted by @limebike scooter this morning @UTAustin https://t.co/rINdjXKYHb
RT @KAZI887: A Life Celebration will be held for KAZI host Akwasi Evans on April 17 at 1:00pm at Greater Calvary Bible Church, 6510 Berkman…
RT @PatrickSvitek: "It was a setup": House Speaker Dennis Bonnen, gun rights activist come face-to-face at Texas GOP fundraiser https://t.c…
RT @dhiott: If you haven't already, it's time to put your money where your mouth is and support a growing local news organization. We want…
RT @NWSSanAntonio: Austin Bergstrom has tied its daily high temperature record of 93 degrees last set in 1963.
RT @NWSSanAntonio: Del Rio has hit 107 degrees! April 10th is the 11th earliest date for the first 100 degree day of the year. In addition,…
RT @DMNPolitics: John Cornyn's conservative rating slips below the GOP Senate average dallasnews.com/news/politics/…
RT @JohnBridges: For those who care for our most vulnerable Texans, #txlege contemplates a raise -- of a whopping 10 cents an hour, @JulieC…
Great insight into how reporters cover the U.S. intelligence community from someone I listen to every afternoon, All Things Considered’s @NPRKelly (plus WaPo’s @shaneharris) lawfareblog.com/lawfare-podcas…
RT @TxDOTAustin: Update: Southbound SH 130 will be closed in Pflugerville apparently for several more hours due to clean up from a crash an…
RT @davidminpdx: Texas Court of Criminal Appeals – not normally friendly towards criminal defendants – reverses because.... wow. https://t.…
RT @keribla: A Texas prisoner was allergic to his blanket, and it made him break out into sores. He asked for a new blanket. For 10 YEARS,…
RT @keranews: Update on the @ICEgov raid at CGE Technology in Allen, Texas, today: 280 workers were arrested in what officials say is the l…
RT @steph_federico: A complicated issue folks are passionate about: How do schools close the achievement gap between students of color and…
RT @keribla: #BREAKING After the recent stay granted to a death row inmate who wanted his Buddhist spiritual advisor in the execution chamb…
RT @mviser: To account for candidates entering the race at different stages in the first quarter, the daily haul for candidates so far: Be…
RT @KUT: The battle over renewable energy is taking shape at the Texas Capitol. KUT's @MoseBuchele reports wind power is facing a lot of…
President Trump’s threat to close U.S.-Mexico border would be “economically devastating to Texas” if carried out, @txbiz CEO Jeff Moseley says in a statement. https://t.co/VXJBuTBwPk
RT @DEAHOUSTONDiv: Several recent misleading articles alleging #DEAHouston is looking for Houstonians to burn Marijuana have resulted in an…
RT @lmcgaughy: The @TxDPS is not against this #hemp legalization bill, saying they’d have to get new instruments to test the percentages of…
RT @AshLopezRadio: .@LULAC says in a press release that they, together with the ACLU, the Texas Civil Rights Project and MALDEF, have "reac…
RT @ZoeTillman: Sen. Ted Cruz is suing the Federal Election Commission to get rid of limits on how much $$$ he can raise now to repay himse…
RT @DaLyahJ: Saw Blackstreet live for the first time Friday night and shared my thoughts. austin360.com/entertainmentl…
RT @jenstayton: "Optimize your own personal satisfaction" says @ebb663 when it comes to determining your true calling in life. But how to b…
RT @DaLyahJ: Shout out to @okayplayer and @ElijahCWatson for giving me the opportunity to speak to @theestallion during SXSW this year. I’m…
RT @ewaltersTX: One item buried in the Texas Senate budget news today is a $900 million cut to Medicaid. Senate budget writers told HHSC to…
RT @marysdesk: Walk up to everyone you want to interview the way Nina Totenberg walks up to the Terminator https://t.co/iwruCvPxbg
RT @strayanimalsatx: A stray torbie Domestic Shorthair Mix female cat about 5 months old (ID# A791503) was picked up at 7528 Compass Drive…
RT @mattlargey: 🚨We're hiring!🚨 @KUT is looking for an experienced reporter to cover how people get around in Austin and Central Texas. 🚌…
Austin police @Chief_Manley supports jail diversion programs for low level marijuana possession but agrees with the Texas Police Chiefs Association that it should not be legalized, the @statesman reports. statesman.com/news/20190326/… https://t.co/Y3CcyeTnJb
RT @kbrad5: NEW: New Braunfels City Council passed an ordinance Monday night that indefinitely bans shared mobility devices, like electric…
 
 
 
 
 
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