Holy guacamole: 40,000 pounds of avocados spill onto Texas highway after crash

Pour one out for the avocados that never got to fulfill their destiny of becoming guacamole. According to WFAA in Dallas, a truck hauling more than 40,000 pounds of avocados caught fire along Interstate 35 in Waxahachie Thursday, with thousands of...

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Where to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Austin

Whether you’re ringing in 2018 with friends, family or a significant other, you’re probably trying to choose between Austin’s many New Year’s Eve events. Choices are hard. We’ve got some ideas for you. Austin’s New Year’s Eve at Auditorium Shores...

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It may be freezing on New Year’s Day in Austin -- but the Barton Springs Polar Bear Splash is still on

You know, if it’s 30 degrees outside, then technically jumping into a pool with a temperature between 65 and 75 degrees year-round should feel pretty warm, right? That’s science. RELATED: Forget football – start your New Year with a hike at a Texas...

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Want to make sure you keep your New Year’s resolutions? Austin’s a great place for that.

If you live in Austin and you’ve made a resolution to better yourself in the new year, you’re already off to a great start. According to WalletHub, Austin’s the ninth best city in the United States to meet your goals. To determine the ranking, WalletHub...

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An Austin woman is competing to win Arie Luyendyk’s heart on ‘The Bachelor’

A new season of ABC’s “The Bachelor” starts on New Year’s Day, and an Austin woman is laying on the charm to receive the final rose. Brittany, 30, is a tech recruiter from South Carolina, but she and her corgi currently call Austin home.  She’s competing...

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This Austin family’s Christmas decorations called out Trump’s controversial decisions this year

As you probably know, 2017 has been quite the year. We inaugurated a new president, Donald Trump, in January, and he’s made a number of controversial decisions that have sent shockwaves throughout the nation. One Austin family decided to theme their...

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You can now take an Uber to your favorite Hill Country wineries

Love the wineries of Central Texas but don’t want to imbibe and drive? Well, Uber is in Fredericksburg now. According to CultureMap Austin, the ride-hailing company just recently introduced services in Fredericksburg, which provides a perfect way...

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This Dallas dog sentenced to death is getting a new leash on life thanks to Austin Pets Alive!

An Austin rescue group is working to save a Dallas dog sentenced to die after biting a boy in the face last month. The Labrador mix, named Lamb of God or “Lamby” for short, belonged to a panhandler in Deep Ellum who used the dog to collect spare change...

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