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Katie Hall
an hour ago
"My son had a lot of problems, and I told the jail that he was on medication," said Richard Torres, his father. "They didn't let us take him his medication from home, and I don't know if they gave him medication there."
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Austin Statesman
4 hours ago
The bodies were discovered underneath the cemetery's chapel in 2017 as employees were working on a restoration project. This story is for subscribers.
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María Méndez 🦇
4 hours ago
Gov. Abbott and some parents have raised alarm about books w/ sexual content in schools, calling it 'pornography'. But the 1st Amendment and courts place a high bar on what is deemed obscene and 'harmful' to minors. More @statesman (for subscribers):
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Bridget Grumet 🦇
4 hours ago
“I have never seen, in 24 years, the level of stress that’s occurring in AISD right now,” Ken Zarifis, the president of @EdAustin_TX, told me. My latest for @statesman:
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Austin Statesman
8 hours ago
Where is the line between obscenity and censorship when it comes to sexual themes in literature? Experts and authors weigh in on latest Texas controversy.
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Tony Plohetski
19 hours ago
NEW: Matthew McConaughey says he will not run for political office, including Texas governor, at this time and will instead focus on helping businesses prosper and succeed.
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Austin Statesman
21 hours ago
@BGCAustin @seasonforcaring "I want for my kids to be in a place they can call their own, not worry about interruptions or anything or some place they can go to have their own time and own thoughts." Read more about how you can help the family move from a motel to a home, here: 2/2
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Austin Statesman
21 hours ago
When he wakes up, the first thing on Mike Burnett’s mind is “are we gonna have a place to stay tonight?” A father to two teen girls, Burnett has been nominated by the @BGCAustin for this year's @statesman @seasonforcaring 1/
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Austin Statesman
a day ago
Get ready: @usastorytellers is back with in-person events! Join us Dec. 2 to see what's in store for 2022:
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