Metta World Peace does his best Katy Perry impression on ‘Lip Sync Battle’

Former Houston Rockets forward Metta World Peace (formerly known as Ron Artest) roars back into the limelight this week as a Katy Perry impersonator. “Lip Sync Battle,” features Metta miming Perry’s hit “Roar” in a performance reminiscent of her 2015...

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Texas A&M System proposes Bryan data center

Texas A&M University System officials said Monday they are looking to partner with private companies to build a data center on the system’s research and education campus in Bryan. The proposed data center would target the Houston market, but would...

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Photos: Rookie WR Ryan Switzer impresses during minicamp

Fourth-round draft pick from North Carolina caught the attention of Cowboys star Dez Bryant, many others during minicamp.

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Tech Crawl: The debate over Apple’s amazing new HQ, and looking ahead to the E3 gaming show

Happy Friday, Austin.  You’ve almost made it to the weekend. While you ease into your workday, here’s a look at some of the best tech-related stories making news and generating buzz around the Interwebs today: Apple’s new HQ is great -- right? There...

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That’s a wrap: Catch up on the winners and what’s next for Cannes Film Festival

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FORECAST: Oppressive humidity coupled with heat Friday, storms possible by Sunday

Friday’s forecast for Austin: A wretched mix of heat and humidity will send “feels-like” temperatures soaring well past 100 degrees across the Austin area, bringing the sort of oppressive heat typically associated with the Gulf Coast for the Friday...

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Texas man guilty of stabbing girlfriend 27 times with screwdriver

An Austin man, who stabbed his girlfriend 27 times with a screwdriver when she was recovering from surgery, pleaded guilty Tuesday on the opening day of his aggravated assault trial. Willie Lee Brady Jr., 40, accepted a 25-year prison sentence, the...

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Tech Crawl: Apple and Nokia settle patent fight, Microsoft upgrades its Surface Pro tablet

Happy Tuesday, Austin tech fans. Here’s hoping your work week is off to a good start, and that your boss is not behaving too badly. As we head off on a Tuesday, here’s a look at some of the tech-related stories making news and generating buzz around...

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No, Lance Armstrong isn’t dead

Despite what you may have heard, Lance Armstrong isn’t dead. A website called fox-news24.com, which has reported on such “news” as Nicki Minaj wanting to “win Kanye’s heart” (um, OK), misspelled Michael Jackson’s name and claimed Prince Harry is dating...

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Tech Crawl: Some twists in the ‘Star Citizen’ story, and Austin tech earnings

Good morning, Austin. Hope your work week has gone well so far. Here’s a look at some of the technology stories making waves and generating buzz around the Interwebs this morning: Some twists in the ‘Star Citizen’ story You might recall the amazing...

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