austin austin  /ˈɔ stən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) state capital of Texas on the Colorado River; site of the University of Texas

Usage(s):

  • At one precinct outside Austin, nine of them spent the entire day in an exhausting duel with 16 Obama representatives to choose from amongst themselves two delegates to join .

News

  1. Austin affordable housing gets new life

    AUSTIN -- Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Thursday the Austin City Council made another attempt to build more affordable housing in Austin. The council unanimously approved the next step to add an affordable housing bond on the November ballot. /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso ...
    on June 28, 2013     Source: KVUE-TV Austin

  2. Austin aims to improve life for Latinos

    Austin released the Hispanic/Latino Quality of Life report on Thursday, aimed at improving the quality of life of Hispanics in Austin.
    on June 28, 2013     Source: KXAN 36 Austin

  3. Austin police arrest 5 immigration protesters

    AUSTIN -- More than 100 people gathered at Republic Square Park in downtown Austin at 4th Street and Guadalupe for an immigration rally Thursday afternoon. The protesters have been caravaning across Texas fighting for immigration reform, ending the journey in Austin Thursday. They say they marched downtown to get the attention of Texas senators John Cornyn and Ted Cruz, who they say have an anti ...
    on June 28, 2013     Source: KVUE-TV Austin

Quotes

  1. "I can laugh about it now, but the doctor told me it could have been serious with teeth carrying germs," said Czislowski, 24. "I've got the tooth at home, sitting on the bedside table. If he [Tweeds Heads forward Matt Austin] wants it back,...
    on Jul 18, 2007 By: Ben Czislowski Source: Chicago Sun-Times

  2. "I think we all love seeing those we love loved well, and Austin has loved my mother very well. This community has been so caring," Luci Baines Johnson said in an interview with The Associated Press in 2001.
    on Jul 11, 2007 By: Luci Baines Johnson Source: Forbes

  3. "My fight with Stone Cold Steve Austin was so vicious that I ended up getting a hairline fracture in my neck. I'm not joking," Stallone told FHM Magazine. "I haven't told anyone this, but I had to have a very serious operation afterwards. I...
    on Jan 5, 2010 By: Sylvester Stallone Source: Pro Wrestling Torch

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