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Hundreds of turkeys smoked to hand out to Austin's homeless

Hundreds of turkeys smoked to hand out to Austin's homelessThe 450 turkeys cooked Wednesday will be carved and handed out to area homeless Thanksgiving Day.
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Buda woman dead in Bastrop County tractor-trailer crash

Buda woman dead in Bastrop County tractor-trailer crashA 20-year-old Buda woman is dead after an accident in Bastrop County involving two 18-wheeler trucks and a pickup truck.
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AISD bus monitor accused of abusing autistic child

AISD bus monitor accused of abusing autistic childAn Austin parent is pressing charges against a former school employee who's accused of abusing his child with autism.
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Whole Foods recalls vegan pumpkin pies

Whole Foods recalls vegan pumpkin piesThe recall is because the pies contain undeclared walnuts.
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Vandals target historic San Marcos churches

Vandals target historic San Marcos churchesVandals have targeted at least four churches in San Marcos over recent weeks, throwing rocks through the windows and leaving church members speaking out, hoping the vandals will hear them.
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Community

Does It Work Wednesday: Easy Eggwich

Does It Work Wednesday: Easy EggwichQuita Culpepper puts the Easy Eggwich to the test.
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Hutto hoping to lure grocery store

Hutto hoping to lure grocery storeThe city of 21,000 does not have a grocery store within its boundaries, but HEB owns undeveloped land in the city.
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Food

Your top 10 tricks to make the best Thanksgiving turkey

Your top 10 tricks to make the best Thanksgiving turkeyYour top 10 tricks to make the best Thanksgiving turkey
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Texas

One dead after truck crashes into train

One dead after truck crashes into trainOne person is dead after a crash between an Amtrak train and a pickup truck near Bartlett in Williamson County.
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Police search for man in connection with Chase robbery

Police search for man in connection with Chase robberyPolice are responding to a bank robbery at a Chase Bank in the 7300 block of RM 2222.
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City declares moratorium on new downtown street events

City declares moratorium on new downtown street eventsCity officials have declared a moratorium on new special events on downtown streets, effective immediately.
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Travelers head out for Thanksgiving

Travelers head out for ThanksgivingThe day before Thanksgiving is the busiest travel day of the year, and experts predict it will see the most volume since 2007.
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Salvation Army prepares for Thanksgiving feast

Salvation Army prepares for Thanksgiving feastThe Salvation Army is preparing to serve up its Community Thanksgiving feast on Wednesday.
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Bernie Tiede wins appeal for new sentencing trial

Bernie Tiede wins appeal for new sentencing trialA court has granted a new sentencing trial for Bernie Tiede, who had been sentenced to life in prison for the death of an elderly woman in East Texas.
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APD: Man robs gas station, holds knife to employee's neck

APD: Man robs gas station, holds knife to employee's neckAPD: Man robs gas station, holds knife to employee's neck
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Police charge man in connection to 6 armed robberies

Police charge man in connection to 6 armed robberiesPolice arrested Hendricks Thursday night after he crashed his car at an Exxon station in Central East Austin.
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News

Thanksgiving holiday cooking safety tips

Thanksgiving holiday cooking safety tipsThe threat of kitchen fires triples on Thanksgiving.
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NFL

Source: Redskins to start Colt McCoy over RG3

Source: Redskins to start Colt McCoy over RG3A person familiar with the decision says the Washington Redskins plan to start Colt McCoy over Robert Griffin III on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts.
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No injuries in South Austin nursing home fire

No injuries in South Austin nursing home fireMore than 100 people were evacuated Tuesday evening after a fire started in a resident's room.
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Police keep low profile during Ferguson demonstration

Police keep low profile during Ferguson demonstrationAustin police were present during Tuesday night's demonstration, closing roads as needed for their march to the Capitol.
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Austinites gather for Ferguson rally

Austinites gather for Ferguson rallyHundreds gathered at Austin Police Headquarters Tuesday to show their disappointment in the Ferguson shooting case.
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Bar employee charged with assaulting San Antonio man

Bar employee charged with assaulting San Antonio manPolice have charged an employee of a downtown Austin bar after an attack on a San Antonio man at the bar left him critically injured with a severe brain injury.
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Rodney Reed's request for new DNA testing denied

Rodney Reed's request for new DNA testing deniedRodney Reed, who is set to be executed in January, was in court asking for additional DNA testing in his case on Tuesday. His request was denied.
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One dead, four injured in fiery crash in San Marcos

One dead, four injured in fiery crash in San MarcosA vehicle fire has closed the northbound lanes of Interstate 35 near exit 204 in San Marcos.
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Austin to hold second Ferguson demonstration tonight

Austin to hold second Ferguson demonstration tonightAustin to hold second Ferguson demonstration tonight
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Austin staff to make recommendations on municipal ID card

Austin staff to make recommendations on municipal ID cardAustin leaders are making progress on plans to issue undocumented immigrants municipal ID cards.
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Death row inmate loses at top Texas appeals court

Death row inmate loses at top Texas appeals courtScott Panetti is scheduled for lethal injection Dec. 3 for fatally shooting his in-laws 22 years ago at their Fredericksburg home.
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