- A list of things that are not opening tomorrow, from the Statesman: "Bars; massage businesses; bowling alleys; video arcades; tattoo and piercing studios; amusement parks; water parks; and sexually oriented businesses."
- Also, Austin pools and libraries.
- One of the former special forces soldiers arrested and accused of trying to forcibly remove the Venezuelan president graduated from Westlake High School in 2004, KVUE reports.
- Home Slice North Loop has temporarily closed after a worker tested positive for COVID-19, according to Eater.
- Aaron Franklin, of Franklin Barbecue, is a semifinalist for induction into the Barbecue Hall of Fame.
- Be not afraid: Fox 7 reports that A&M is deploying a murder hornet task force.
Austin FC is one seat closer to opening the doors to its new stadium for the 2021 Major League Soccer season.
I'm very proud and pleased to tell you that the Austonia team has been selected as a finalist for a nationwide award—Best Emerging (New) Publisher, from the Local Independent Online News Publishers association, the industry group for local digital news sites like ours.
View the 2020 LION awards finalists here.
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By Stacy Fernandez
Texas joined the Trump administration's lawsuit against Google, accusing the tech giant of monopolizing the search engine market and controlling how online ads are bought and sold, according to the suit filed Tuesday morning.
Researchers at the COVID-19 Modeling Consortium at the University of Texas at Austin predict there is a 96% chance the COVID-19 pandemic is growing in Austin.
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Popular podcaster—and new Austin resident—Joe Rogan canceled all podcast episodes for this week just days after the controversial music artist Kanye West teased that he would be on the show.
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The parent company of the Austin American-Statesman is reportedly asking some employees to accept voluntary buyouts.
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About 50,000 Austin-area users have already downloaded Citizen, a smartphone app that reports real-time police and emergency medical threats. Austin is already one of Citizen's most popular cities since the company soft-launched here late last year.
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