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Eliminating energy poverty through sharing

Eliminating energy poverty through sharingAbout 4.6 million people in Texas live at or below the federal poverty line. Austin makes up 170,000 of that number.
  • Life
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Life

Last-minute tax tips

Last-minute tax tipsThere's only 2 and a half weeks left to get those taxes done!
  • Life
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Life

Pet of the Week: Jimmy

Pet of the Week: JimmyJimmy is a two-year-old Chihuahua mix.
  • Life
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
Features

California hills are alive with mystery piano's music

California hills are alive with mystery piano's musicA piano perched on a mountain in Santa Monica sparked a chorus of social media photos from baffled hikers because the sound seemed to appear out of nowhere.
  • Features
  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
Local

As local Hispanic population grows, schools teach Spanish to young students

As local Hispanic population grows, schools teach Spanish to young studentsAustin is one of the fastest-growing cities in the country, and the fastest-growing population is Hispanics, who make up 47 percent of the city's population. So, some schools are taking a proactive approach to teaching students with that in mind.
  • Local
  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
Does it work?

Does It Work? Amazing Dinosaur Plant

Does It Work? Amazing Dinosaur PlantQuita Culpepper puts the Amazing Dinosaur Plant to the test on Does It Work Wednesday.
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  • 5 days, 7 hours ago
Trending

Voldemort's back with 'Dark Lord Funk' parody

Voldemort's back with 'Dark Lord Funk' parodyYouTube user KFaceTV produced a Harry Potter-themed cover of Marc Ronson and Bruno Mars' "Uptown Funk" called "Dark Lord Funk."
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  • 6 days, 9 hours ago
Trending

Watch this 4-year-old nail Beyonce's choreography

Watch this 4-year-old nail Beyonce's choreographyThis one goes out to everyone who's tried to recreate Beyonce's "7/11" dance, because this 4-year-old's about to show you how it's done.
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  • 6 days, 10 hours ago
Local

Downtown businesses share observations of SXSW 2015

Downtown businesses share observations of SXSW 2015Scores of downtown Austin businesses spent Monday cleaning up after the South By Southwest masses came and went.
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  • 1 week ago
SXSW

'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' autographs SXSW guitars for eBay auction

'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' autographs SXSW guitars for eBay auctioneBay Giving Works is running an auction featuring autographed guitars from guests on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" at SXSW.
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  • 1 week ago
Texas

Recent rains may make for a great wildflower season, experts say

Recent rains may make for a great wildflower season, experts sayFrequent rains in the fall and winter may make for a better-than-usual wildflower season, according to experts at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center.
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  • 1 week ago
Features

10-year-old Austin entrepreneur competes on 'Shark Tank'

10-year-old Austin entrepreneur competes on 'Shark Tank'10-year-old Austin entrepreneur Mikaila Ulmer will appear on ABC's 'Shark Tank' March 20.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Life

Congressman Lloyd Doggett weighs in on Iran, Ted Cruz

Congressman Lloyd Doggett weighs in on Iran, Ted CruzCongressman Lloyd Doggett weighs in on Iran, Ted Cruz
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Life

Pet of the Week: Chocolate

Pet of the Week: ChocolateChocolate is an 11-month-old Miniature Australian Shepherd mix.
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Life

Ronald McDonald House celebrates 30 years

Ronald McDonald House celebrates 30 yearsThe Ronald McDonald House is celebrating 30 years.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Local

Auditorium Shores concert cancelled, otherwise smooth week

Auditorium Shores concert cancelled, otherwise smooth weekThe South By Southwest Festival free concert on Auditorium Shores has been cancelled for Saturday, March 21.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Life

Ditching SXSW? Here are 7 things to do in Austin this weekend

Ditching SXSW? Here are 7 things to do in Austin this weekendIf you're looking for something fun to do at South By or an alternative - CultureMap has a few suggestions.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Life

Pet of the Week: Nugget

Pet of the Week: NuggetNugget is a one-year-old Chihuahua mix.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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Willie, Jimmy sing 'To Austin, I Can't Love You More'

Willie, Jimmy sing 'To Austin, I Can't Love You More'Willie, Jimmy sing 'To Austin, I Can't Love You More'
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Life

Beauty and Wellness Companies Offer Discounts

Beauty and Wellness Companies Offer DiscountsStarting Sunday, several Austin businesses are offering discounts for some pampering.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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Dramatic photo shows doctor grieving after losing 19-year-old patient

Dramatic photo shows doctor grieving after losing 19-year-old patientDramatic photo shows doctor grieving after losing 19-year-old patient
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Features

Austin entrepreneur, 10, appears on 'Shark Tank'

Austin entrepreneur, 10, appears on 'Shark Tank'Mikaila Ulmer appeared with her father Theo on the ABC program Friday night asking for $60,000 for a 10 percent stake in her company.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
SXSW

Police: Man steals SXSW employee badge, radio

Police: Man steals SXSW employee badge, radioPolice say Lionel Burks stole a badge and radio from a female SXSW employee Wednesday.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
SXSW

Texan 'Survivor' contestant heads to SXSW

Texan 'Survivor' contestant heads to SXSWTexan 'Survivor' contestant heads to SXSW
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SXSW

Willie Nelson and family, friends perform at Heartbreaker Banquet

Willie Nelson and family, friends perform at Heartbreaker BanquetWillie Nelson and family, friends perform at Heartbreaker Banquet
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Nation

American Airlines dad and pilot daughter duo take flight

American Airlines dad and pilot daughter duo take flightThe dad-and-daughter duo had the opportunity to fly together Wednesday for the first time as First Officer and Captain.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
SXSW

Women were a major force at SXSW

Women were a major force at SXSWWomen were a major force at SXSW
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SXSW

Ryan Gosling helps woman propose to girlfriend during SXSW

Ryan Gosling helps woman propose to girlfriend during SXSWRyan Gosling helps woman propose to girlfriend during SXSW
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Texas

Three North Texas WWII vets to return to Iwo Jima

Three North Texas WWII vets to return to Iwo JimaThree North Texas men lived through a month of fighting, and Tuesday, they will start the long trip back to the island.
  • Texas
  • 2 weeks ago
Local

Jimmy Kimmel back in Austin for SXSW

Jimmy Kimmel back in Austin for SXSWJimmy Kimmel is taking Austin by storm once again this South By Southwest.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
SXSW

Austin woman with rare disease debuts documentary at SXSW

Austin woman with rare disease debuts documentary at SXSWAn Austin woman with rare disease is debuting a documentary about her life and work to end bullying at SXSW.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Life

'A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story'

'A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story'Our guest has an unknown, rare syndrome that prevents her from gaining weight.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Life

Texas Humane Heroes: Nathaniel

Texas Humane Heroes: NathanielNathaniel is a two-year-old Chihuahua/Terrier Mix.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Life

SXSW Interactive Fly-Inspired Hearing Device

SXSW Interactive Fly-Inspired Hearing DeviceSouth by Southwest Interactive Innovation Finalists are showcasing their products today.
  • Life
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Local

Transportation evolves to fit safer SXSW

Transportation evolves to fit safer SXSWAs crowds of people crush into downtown Austin for the first Saturday of South by Southwest. the streets overflow with cars, bikes and people.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
SXSW

10 non-SXSW sights to see in Austin during SXSW

10 non-SXSW sights to see in Austin during SXSWThere are some free sights for visitors to see in Austin during SXSW, and a few that charge a small fee.
  • SXSW
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
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