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Devendra Banhart transports Austin to the fantastical with lighthearted, eclectic set

Recent Life And Arts Stories

  • Turns out first season wasn’t ‘The End of the F***ing World’; second season further explores depth of characters November 13, 2019
  • From superheroes and villains to Emperor Kuzco: Wizard World Comic Con takes Austin by nerdy storm November 13, 2019
  • Christmas comes early with romantic comedy perfect for holiday season November 13, 2019
  • St. Edward’s alumnus shines in thrilling ‘Terminator’ sequel November 13, 2019
Rodney Reed is innocent: New evidence can save his life, students must act

Isabella Bass, Staff Writer | November 12, 2019

Since the murder of Stacey Stites, a nineteen year old grocery store employee, one man claiming to be innocent has been the prime suspect. Now, 23 years later, this man is scheduled to be executed later this month. Stites was murdered on April 23, 1996. Rodney Reed, now 51, has been on death row since 1998 for the murder and has always maintained his innocence. His lawyers from the Innocence Project,...

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McConaughey, Fallon fail to acknowledge struggles of Austin living

Matthew San Martin, Editor-in-Chief | November 12, 2019

Late night talk show host Jimmy Fallon of "The Tonight Show" came to Texas last week, visiting Austin and hosting a show from The University of Texas at Austin on  Nov 7.  Fallon turned “The Tonight Show” into a momentous celebration of Austin and UT spirit by incorporating country music numbers, paying three UT student’s tuition, and interviewing UT’s Minister of Culture, Matthew McConaughey.  After...

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COMMENTARY: Kurt Suzuki wearing MAGA hat condones White Supremacy, oppression during Nationals White House visit

Recent Sports Stories

  • COMMENTARY: Chargers should leave L.A. for London, become first international NFL team November 11, 2019
  • Adjusting to America: Relationships, academics prove rewarding for international student athlete November 11, 2019
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