The group later said its internet had been interrupted, and its members were planning a new attack.
The city of Austin acknowledged intermittent outages and said it would investigate.
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What Adler’s Mexico vacation means for his chances in the Biden administration—and post-COVID political career
Austin Mayor Steve Adler had seen his star rise over the course of the pandemic, regularly appearing on CNN to discuss the local COVID-19 response and granting interviews to other national news outlets, including Politico. There was also chatter that he might be appointed to a cabinet position in the incoming Biden administration.
So when the news broke that Adler had hosted a small outdoor wedding for his daughter and then flew via private jet to a timeshare in Cabo San Lucas, in early November, he may have had further to fall.
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A new startup coming to Austin is changing the electric vehicle game in the form of the Grunt, the Stag and the Beast.
The Grunt<div id="18a16" class="rm-shortcode" data-rm-shortcode-id="b10ec3fd51f4060658ccd80805cc2e75"><blockquote class="instagram-media" data-instgrm-captioned data-instgrm-version="4" style=" background:#FFF; border:0; border-radius:3px; box-shadow:0 0 1px 0 rgba(0,0,0,0.5),0 1px 10px 0 rgba(0,0,0,0.15); margin: 1px; max-width:658px; padding:0; width:99.375%; width:-webkit-calc(100% - 2px); width:calc(100% - 2px);"> <div style="padding:8px;"> <div style=" background:#F8F8F8; line-height:0; margin-top:40px; padding:50% 0; text-align:center; width:100%;"> <div style=" background:url(data:image/png;base64,iVBORw0KGgoAAAANSUhEUgAAACwAAAAsCAMAAAApWqozAAAAGFBMVEUiIiI9PT0eHh4gIB4hIBkcHBwcHBwcHBydr+JQAAAACHRSTlMABA4YHyQsM5jtaMwAAADfSURBVDjL7ZVBEgMhCAQBAf//42xcNbpAqakcM0ftUmFAAIBE81IqBJdS3lS6zs3bIpB9WED3YYXFPmHRfT8sgyrCP1x8uEUxLMzNWElFOYCV6mHWWwMzdPEKHlhLw7NWJqkHc4uIZphavDzA2JPzUDsBZziNae2S6owH8xPmX8G7zzgKEOPUoYHvGz1TBCxMkd3kwNVbU0gKHkx+iZILf77IofhrY1nYFnB/lQPb79drWOyJVa/DAvg9B/rLB4cC+Nqgdz/TvBbBnr6GBReqn/nRmDgaQEej7WhonozjF+Y2I/fZou/qAAAAAElFTkSuQmCC); display:block; height:44px; margin:0 auto -44px; position:relative; top:-22px; width:44px;"> </div></div><p style=" margin:8px 0 0 0; padding:0 4px;"> <a href="https://www.instagram.com/p/CID6PSSMIMG/" style=" color:#000; font-family:Arial,sans-serif; font-size:14px; font-style:normal; font-weight:normal; line-height:17px; text-decoration:none; word-wrap:break-word;" target="_top"></a></p> </div></blockquote></div><p>Big tires and a small body are the defining features of this <a href="https://volcon.com/grunt/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">diverse terrain motorcycle</a>. Starting at $5,995 reserved, the grunt will get you to its top speed, 60 mph, in six seconds with a 100 mile range, 70 feet per pound of torque and features swappable batteries so you can spend more time riding. The grunt is expected to become available in April or May 2021.</p>
The Stag<img lazy-loadable="true" src="https://assets.rebelmouse.io/eyJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiIsInR5cCI6IkpXVCJ9.eyJpbWFnZSI6Imh0dHBzOi8vYXNzZXRzLnJibC5tcy8yNDg2MTk5Ni9vcmlnaW4ucG5nIiwiZXhwaXJlc19hdCI6MTYzNzQ3NzEyMn0.AMp9pt5NY_lDDeqtmnIv7forT2QqzQ770wqWX8R4olo/img.png?width=980" id="309fc" class="rm-shortcode" data-rm-shortcode-id="e0dfe944cc47785b359f1a24ab84533c" data-rm-shortcode-name="rebelmouse-image" />
volcon.com<p>A more practical option, <a href="https://volcon.com/stag/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">the stag</a> has two seats and 150 miles of range. Volcon is offering the stag in both two and four wheel drive options, both of which will take you zero to 60 in five seconds, with a top speed of 70 mph and 300 pound-feet of torque. The stag starts at $14,995 but isn't even available for reservation yet.</p>
The Beast<img lazy-loadable="true" src="https://assets.rebelmouse.io/eyJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiIsInR5cCI6IkpXVCJ9.eyJpbWFnZSI6Imh0dHBzOi8vYXNzZXRzLnJibC5tcy8yNDg2MTk5OC9vcmlnaW4ucG5nIiwiZXhwaXJlc19hdCI6MTYzOTg1MjU3Mn0.mIivj8lHFsaOz57_mUOYaeWfjg9izfv_Whx3Clq01t0/img.png?width=980" id="5c828" class="rm-shortcode" data-rm-shortcode-id="38f3d461ee23b3f74feb5aad1beaa8f3" data-rm-shortcode-name="rebelmouse-image" />
volcon.com<p>If you just can't drive a vehicle without a truck bed, Volcon has you covered with <a href="https://volcon.com/beast/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">the beast</a>. This "beast" gives you double the torque of the stag, 600 pound-feet, a top speed of 80 mph covering a range of 150 miles and it will get you zero to 60 in 4.5 seconds. The Beast will cost you a pretty penny, $24,995, but you'll be able to feel the wind through your hair.</p>
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