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The Brazilian variant of COVID-19, or P.1, was identified at the University of Texas campus, the school announced Wednesday.

This is the third variant to be identified on campus after the university found the California, or B.1.429, and the United Kingdom, or B.1.1.7, variants through campus COVID testing earlier this year.

Few cases of this variant have been identified in Texas. It first was found in the U.S. in January.


Austin FC is taking on Minnesota at home after a two-week hiatus. (Austin FC/Twitter)

After their first two-win week and a two-week hiatus, Austin FC is back at home against Minnesota United as they attempt to up their home win streak to three on Saturday.

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  • 500 ml Tito's Handmade Vodka
  • 1 Granny Smith Apple
Directions: Slice apple and place into a resealable jar. Fill with Tito's Handmade Vodka and store in the refrigerator for 3-5 days. Strain out the fruit once desired flavor is reached. Enjoy!

Jenneke Parrish said she hopes her termination brings "justice" to the company (Pexels)

An Austin-based program manager for Apple Maps and one of two leaders for the #AppleToo activist movement said she has been fired after a suspension.

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