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The Associated Press
November 20, 2019 - 5:13 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — President Donald Trump got away from the impeachment inquiry in Washington on Wednesday and celebrated tech behemoth Apple keeping its Mac Pro computer manufacturing plant in the Texas state capital.
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Talk 1370 Newsroom
November 19, 2019 - 8:19 am
AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- Austin ISD trustees signed off on the closing of four schools Monday night. The board voted 6-3 in favor of closing Brooke, Metz, Sims, and Pease Elementary schools. The Board has approved the School Changes plan. Learn more: https://t.co/jummsKX5EV #AISDBoard — Austin ISD...
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Talk 1370 Newsroom
November 18, 2019 - 8:42 am
AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- Five people died in two separate crashes across the metro area Sunday night, according to first responders. The first crash happened in east Travis County at Colfax Drive and North Imperial Drive, near FM 969 & Decker Lane, around 9 p.m. Sunday evening. Austin-Travis...
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The Associated Press
November 15, 2019 - 5:22 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Texas’ top appeals court on Friday halted the scheduled execution of inmate Rodney Reed, whose conviction is being questioned by new evidence that his supporters say raises serious doubt about his guilt.
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Talk 1370 Newsroom
November 14, 2019 - 9:09 am
AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- Gas prices are down slightly this week, according to the latest AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. The average price for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel in the Austin metro is $2.24 this week, down a cent from last week and 15 cents cheaper than a week ago. Across the state,...
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Talk 1370 Newsroom
November 13, 2019 - 8:39 am
AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- Austin's first professional sports team will open a multi-million dollar training facility in northeast Austin. Austin FC officials announced Wednesday morning that the team will build its St. David's Performance Center at the Parmer Pond, just east of Interstate 35 on...
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Talk 1370 Newsroom
November 12, 2019 - 12:42 pm
AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- District 2 City Council member Delia Garza announced Tuesday that she won't be seeking re-election when her term ends in early 2021. Garza, who also serves as mayor pro tem, made the announcement via e-mail Tuesday. "With deeply mixed emotions, I must announce that I will...
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Talk 1370 Newsroom
November 12, 2019 - 9:45 am
AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- After a cold front brought bitter cold and wintry mix to parts of the Austin area early Tuesday morning, another night of below-freezing temperatures is on the way. Precipitation will push out of the area Tuesday morning, before temperatures warm Tuesday afternoon into the...
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Talk 1370 Newsroom
November 12, 2019 - 4:04 am
AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- Many area school districts are delaying classes Tuesday as overnight wintry weather has created potentially dangerous road conditions across the area. Here is the latest information we have from area school districts: Austin ISD - two hour delay Austin Achieve Public...
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FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2017, file photo, death row inmate Rodney Reed waves to his family in the Bastrop County District Court in Bastrop, Texas. Supporters for Reed, who's facing lethal injection in less than two weeks for a murder he says he didn't commit, are mounting a final push in the courts and on social media to stop his execution, which is being called into question by lawmakers, pastors, celebrities and the European Union. (Ricardo B. Brazziell/Austin American-Statesman via AP, File)
The Associated Press
November 07, 2019 - 5:14 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Supporters of a Texas death row inmate who is facing lethal injection in less than two weeks for a murder he says he didn't commit are mounting a final push in the courts and on social media to stop his execution, which is being called into question by lawmakers, pastors, celebrities...
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