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Travis County to invest $110 million in homelessness efforts

Camp Esperanza, a state-sanctioned camp in Southeast Austin, will expand under the county's new iniative. (Jordan Vonderhaar)

The Travis County Commissioners Court voted unanimously Tuesday afternoon to invest $110 million in COVID-19 recovery funds in homelessness prevention and affordable housing.

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Chacon addresses rise in murders, calls it a 'national phenomenon'

Interim Austin Police Department Chief Joseph Chacon addressed the murder count in a press conference on Monday.

Interim Austin Police Department Chief Joseph Chacon said Monday that several factors are driving Austin's record high number of homicides this year and that "we need to do everything we can as a community... to stop that number from growing."

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3 resorts you might want to visit with new nonstop flight to Puerto Rico

The Condado Ocean Club resort in San Juan. (Condado Ocean Club)

Getting from Austin to Puerto Rico is about to become much easier—and these resorts will ensure that you never want to leave.

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