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Austin Council Could Support Raising Minimum Wage
On Thursday, Austin City Council will consider throwing their support behind raising the minimum wage. The city joins a national conversation spearheaded by President Obama that has led to the minimum wage being raised to more than $ 10 in two states …
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Civil Rights Summit kicks off in Austin
Former President Jimmy Carter will be the keynote speaker on the first day of the Civil Rights Summit at the LBJ Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. The summit opens Tuesday and marks the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which …
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Body found following auto repair shop fire
AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin Police Department said it doesn't believe foul play was a factor in a deadly fire in Southwest Austin at a repair shop that went up in flames, but it's still under investigation. Once firefighters were able to tame the early …
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