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Austin may soon be home to a tech plant that would dwarf the Tesla Gigafactory in both investment and job creation.

Samsung Electronics Co. is considering starting construction on a $10 billion memory chip plant in Austin as soon as this year, Bloomberg reported Friday.

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The COVID-19 vaccine is now being distributed across Texas by both Pfizer and Moderna, with frontline healthcare workers and EMS first responders among the first recipients. With wider access on the horizon, some are wondering: Will I be required to get vaccinated to return to work?

Legally, yes, local employment lawyers told Austonia. And economically, a mandate or incentive program to ensure employees are inoculated just makes sense.

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Austin is ringing in the new year with a near-record high cedar pollen count Monday, clocking in at a whopping 31,587 pollen grains per cubic meter of air and topping the record for this season.

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In a time when COVID-19 is spreading fast, a simple cough or sneeze at the grocery store could land you some dirty looks. If you've been feeling a little more under the weather recently, you're not alone.

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