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  • McRaven questionnaire may offer hint to future policies

    AUSTIN – Admiral William McRaven, the man tapped to become the next chancellor of the University of Texas System, believes an ideal higher education strikes a balance between teaching technical skills and providing a traditional college learning ... 4 years ago
  • BOXX Remote Access XDI Demos and More at SIGGRAPH 2014

    AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwired - Aug 11, 2014) - BOXX Technologies, the leading innovator of high-performance workstations and rendering systems, today announced that their remote access XTREME Desktop Infrastructure (XDI) solutions will demonstrate Autodesk ... 4 years ago
  • Asure Software Acquires Roomtag

    AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 11, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Asure Software (Nasdaq:ASUR), a leading provider of workplace management software solutions, today announced that it has acquired Roomtag, a Baltimore-based provider of SaaS-based space, occupancy ... 4 years ago
  • Cowabunga! 'Ninja Turtles' bring box-office power

    The total worldwide box office for the cosmic romp starring Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana and Dave Bautista as members of an intergalactic band of do-gooders stands at $313.2 million. Marvel and "Guardians" distributor Disney revealed last month at San ... 4 years ago
  • Local Hooters Girl is Second Runner Up in Annual Hooters International ...

    The pageant contestants were selected from more than 18,000 Hooters Girls who presently work in one of the more than 400 Hooters locations worldwide. ... Original Hooters Girl, Playboy model and actress, Lynne Austin; number one ranked professional ... 4 years ago
  • Motion® Secures CID2 Certification for F5 Rugged Tablet and EasyConnect ...

    AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Motion Computing announced today it has secured Class I, Division 2 (CID2) certification for the F5te Rugged Tablet & EasyConnect UHF RFID Long-Range Reader. With CID2 certification, Motion F5te Rugged Tablets ... 4 years ago
  • Nikolett Szollath Named Miss Hooters World in Annual Hooters International ...

    The pageant contestants were selected from more than 18,000 Hooters Girls who presently work in one of the more than 400 Hooters locations worldwide. ... Original Hooters Girl, Playboy model and actress, Lynne Austin; number one ranked professional ... 4 years ago
  • Arabie, Luttrell set for Kyle City Council runoff

    “Even though the weather is hot, I am looking forward to this runoff with new energy,” Luttrell said in a statement, in which she also thanked volunteers and contributors. “All we have to do is cross the finish line.” The election will be the city's ... 4 years ago
  • Your guide to Camp Rantoul

    Austin Schmidt could become the starter — by the time the 2015 season ends. Looks like Michael ... We are hoping Mother Nature blesses us with beautiful weather, and if she could, just hold off on the rain until we get through camp. 2. How much do you ... 4 years ago
  • Traversing Time And Space In The City Of Angels

    It could be the weather that never seems to change and that ever-blue sky that looks suspiciously like a screen, only adjusting slightly when too many people catch onto its uncanny perfection. It could be how much time Angelenos spend in their ... 4 years ago
  • Around the state

    AUSTIN — Among the thousands of motorcycles rumbling through Sturgis this week is one fueled by bacon grease. Austin-based Hormel Foods Corp. had the bike customized so it can run on fat that's refined into a biodiesel blend. The goal is to promote ... 4 years ago
  • Ship rescues 3 stranded in rough seas off Hawaii

    Operations Specialist Andrew Lincoln said crews had to wait until dawn to start the evacuation because performing the rescue before first light, in the midst of rough weather, was too dangerous. "The seas were really bad, and it's kind of windy so they ... 4 years ago
  • Police investigating suspicious death

    A part of Manor Road near the 5600 block has been shut down as detectives continue the investigation. Police say a woman was pronounced dead in a home this morning,. Police received a 9-1-1 call around 1:30 a.m. and when they arrived they found a ... 4 years ago
  • Ship set to rescue sailors stranded due to Julio

    Coast Guard Chief Warrant Officer Gene Maestas said Monday morning that the weather has improved and the container ship is trying to block the sailboat from the wind. Maestas says the three people aboard the 42-foot sailboat Walkabout got into trouble ... 4 years ago
  • Liberian doctors to get experimental Ebola drug

    Weather · 7 Day Forecast · ESP: Live Radar · Photos with Fish · Weather Watches · Tropics · Weather Facts · Interactive Radar · Good Day Austin · Pets Page · Hospital Heroes · Live Music · Cooking with FOX · Your Health · Good Day Weekend · Traffic. 4 years ago
  • Police: Couple slain, son charged

    FRISCO, Texas (AP) - Police in a north Dallas suburb say they've detained a 16-year-old boy in the overnight shootings of his parents. Frisco police spokesman Colby Hill said in a statement that officers were called to a home at about 2 a.m. Monday ... 4 years ago
  • 'Advanced Warfare' jumps past predecessors

    FOSTER CITY, Calif. (AP) - It feels like a well-armed Christmas morning at Sledgehammer Games. Michael Condrey and Glen Schofield, co-founders of the video game studio responsible for the next "Call of Duty" installment, are excitedly unwrapping ... 4 years ago
  • Crimewatch: Drugged Driving

    This is dash camera video from October of 2012, an Austin Police Officer spotted Tasha Anders driving slowly with her hazards on and a tire-less rim. Police say Anders' tests came back positive for depressants. Her child was in the vehicle, and ... 4 years ago
  • Outdoors notebook: Forest, grasslands hunting guide ready

    The National Forests and Grasslands of Texas offer the state's widest assortment of public lands hunting opportunities for budget-minded hunters. On forest and grasslands designed as wildlife management areas, hunters must have a $48 annual hunting ... 4 years ago
  • Pettine plans to name Browns starter later in week

    On Haden's interception, Hoyer's intended receiver, Miles Austin, slipped in the slick grass and allowed Haden to get the pick. As for Manziel, he didn't show much in the way of a rhythm during practice, but the confident rookie is simply going to try ... 4 years ago