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Good morning and happy first day of school! Check out our back-to-school page and send us photos of your kids on their first day to mypix@statesman.com.
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Several groups have helped Bill Snyder and his family as he works to rebuild.
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Cutest. Photo. Ever.
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These photos were shot by Jay Janner yesterday in East Austin at the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe. Love the photo of the little girl.
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Be aware, yo.
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Two Lake Travis schools are on lockdown because of reports of a person with a gun. We'll continue to post updates here.
Two Lake Travis schools are on lock down this morning, a Travis County sheriff’s official said this morning. Lake Travis middle and high schools are both on lock down, but the official couldn’t immedi...
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Sad story, but the photo of this guy is pretty amazing.
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Wednesday was the night the music stopped at the Wilson Street Cottages. The collection of ramshackle buildings at 2610 Wilson St. in South Austin, home to countless Austin entertainers over the past four decades, will soon make way for the Flats on Wilson, a new high-end development.

http://www.statesman.com/business/musicians-grudgingly-leave-beloved-south-austin-cottages-2005412.html
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Hey, everyone. The Statesman has a Google+ page now. Add us to your circles.
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Hussein Ali “Mike” Yassine and nine others are due in federal court this morning. They face a variety of charges, including distributing cocaine, transferring firearms used to commit drug trafficking and money laundering.
Austin nightclub owner Hussein Ali “Mike” Yassine and nine other people arrested last week and charged with taking part in a drug ring will appear in federal court this morning for a detention hearing...
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Today, U.S. officials formally shut down the war in Iraq.
The war in numbers:
- 9 years
- 4,500 American dead
- 100,000 Iraqi dead
- 32,000 Americans wounded
- $800 billion estimated cost
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UPDATE: Lake Travis ISD officials say the man believed to have a gun is no longer on campus and students are safe.
11:35 p.m. update: An official said that a man believed to have a gun is no longer on the campus at Lake Travis Middle School. Travis County sheriff’s Capt. Wes Priddy said the students at the middle ...
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This freaks me out in ways I can't explain.
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Wow, this is cool.
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Twitter is at its best, for new users, as a search engine. Now Twitter search is part of the default options for search inside Firefox. That's a pretty big deal, I think.
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  • The New York Times
    Staff Editor, 2012 - present
  • Austin American-Statesman
    social media editor, 2010 - 2012
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I am an editor for the web at The New York Times. When I'm not immersed in journalism, media and tech, I enjoy running, cycling, cooking, and spending time with my husband and two mini dachshunds.

I have an intense handshake.

I'm allergic to pineapple.

I'm kind of a ninja.


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