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Like the pros: Texas college athletes can now profit off of their name, image and likeness

University of Texas football players, and all college athletes in Texas, will now be able to profit off of their name, image and likeness. (Texas Football/Twitter)

Student-athletes at the University of Texas at Austin, Texas State University and other Texas schools can now earn money with their name, image and likeness effective Thursday.

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Austin-based jobs now open at the—not so boring—Boring Company

20 new Austin jobs are up for grabs at The Boring Company. (The Boring Company/Twitter)

The Boring Company, founded by Elon Musk as an infrastructure and tunnel construction group, has announced more Austin-based job openings.

You know how annoying Austin traffic can get? Well, Musk was sitting in traffic one day—probably not driving himself, but you get the gist—and as any billionaire would, he founded a company to try and fix it.

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The staffers are coming! Texas Lege staffers turn to Twitter after special session announcement, defunding


Texas Legislature staff members have taken to social media to raise awareness—and also just air their misfortunes—following the summer special session announcement and their own defunding.

In a game-seven-type move by Texas Democrats, the 87th Texas Legislative session was capped off by a last-minute walkout to avoid a final vote on a bill that would add restrictions to voting.

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