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Bee Cave eatery, entertainment venue up for sale due to owner"s financial issues

Hill Country Golf & Guitar — a restaurant, bar and entertainment venue in Bee Cave — is for sale for about $5 million just 18 months after it opened. Developer Rich Phillips — who's made his living for many years as the owner of Austin-based public.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 4th, 2016

Home of the Day: Golf Course and Hill Country Views

By Jeanne White & Susan R. Brown, Agents Home of the Day is presented by the Austin Business Journal with Kuper Sotheby's International Realty. This is your invitation to view some of Austin's most-luxurious properties. Come inside and take a look around.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 1st, 2015

On Leadership: Five things to know about Justin Trudeau, Canada’s new leader

Justin Trudeau, Canada's newly elected prime minister, won the country's federal election Monday in stunning fashion. The country's Liberal party, which Trudeau has led since 2013, captured 184 seats—adding an extraordinary 150 seats to what the par.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 20th, 2015

Israeli President Slams Netanyahu"s Party for Building Ties With European Extremists

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin used a Holocaust Remembrance Day speech on Thursday to lambast the country’s ruling Likud party, headed by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, for inviting a far-right Austrian extremist to the country. In April, the right.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweek2 hr. 17 min. ago

New York City isn"t the only place in the US with great restaurants — here are the best places to eat outside of the 5 boroughs

Acquerello/FacebookNew York City boasts one of the most robust restaurant scenes in the country, with options ranging from the pinnacle of fine-dining to $1-a-slice pizza. But it's not the be-all and end-all of great food — phenomenal restauran.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider6 hr. 0 min. ago

The untreatable Zika virus just reached another country in South America — here"s a map of all the places it has spread so far

Peru has been added to the Zika travel advisory list. On Thursday, May 5, the CDC added Peru to the list of countries and territories with local transmission of the virus, though some areas of Peru are at a high enough elevat.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider17 hr. 59 min. ago

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu is stepping down

ANKARA, Turkey — Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu announced his resignation on Thursday, paving the way for the country's president to pursue a tighter trip on power. "I decided that for the unity of the (ruling party) a change of chairman wou.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 5th, 2016

The Removal of Turkish PM Davutoglu Shows Erdogan"s Dominance is "Absolute": Officials

Turkey's ruling party is set to replace Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu at an extraordinary congress in the coming weeks, officials said on Wednesday, signaling the end of his term as premier and plunging the country into political uncertainty. The decisio.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 5th, 2016

Brazil"s Rousseff says probe requested by prosecutor based on lies

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff said on Wednesday that a request by the country's top prosecutor to investigate her for alleged obstruction of justice was based on outright lies by a former Workers Party senator. "Any open.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooMay 4th, 2016

What it"s like inside North Korea ahead of the country"s first communist-party summit in decades

What it"s like inside North Korea ahead of the country"s first communist-party summit in decades.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 4th, 2016

Mapping The Most Dangerous Places To Live In The World

Based on the world risk index, which takes into account not only the frequency of natural disasters in each country (known as exposure) but also how well equipped the country is to cope with and recover from the effects of a disaster, The Guardian reports.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 3rd, 2016

Under Armour"s top Austin executive resigns

Two key Under Armour Inc. executives are departing from the company in July, including Robin Thurston, the Austin entrepreneur who became the sports apparel giant's chief digital officer. Thurston, 43, joined Under Armour (NYSE: UA) in December 2013 afte.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 3rd, 2016

Home of the Day: Sophisticated Hill Country Home in Fair Oaks Ranch

By Susan Willis, Realtor Home of the Day is presented by the San Antonio Business Journal with Kuper Sotheby's International Realty. This is your invitation to view some of San Antonio's most-luxurious properties. Come inside and take a look around. Clic.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 3rd, 2016

North Korea has reportedly banned freedom of movement in and out of Pyongyang

ReutersSEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the country to its first ruling party congress in 36 years, state media reported on Tuesday, as rival South Korea expressed concern that Pyongyang could conduct a nuclear tes.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 3rd, 2016

Chinese Government Luring "Sea Turtles" Home To Launch Startups

Since 2013, when the Chinese central government launched new rhetoric encouraging innovation and would-be entrepreneurs, the country has been gripped by a startup craze that is now reaching across borders and oceans to lure back Chinese who went overseas .....»»

Category: topSource: forbesMay 3rd, 2016

In-N-Out plans fifth Austin-area location

In-N-Out Burgers Inc. has signed a lease in the Stone Hill Shopping Center, a large commercial development off the Texas 130 toll road in Pflugerville. The California-based burger chain took a retail pad site, according to NewQuest Properties, which repr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 2nd, 2016

Best Places to Retire in 2016

You'll be surprised by the No. 1 country on the list......»»

Category: topSource: foolMay 2nd, 2016

The untreatable Zika virus just reached another country in the Pacific — here"s a map of all the places it has spread so far

Papua New Guinea has been added to the Zika travel advisory list. On Friday, April 29, the CDC added Papua New Guinea to the list of countries and territories with local transmission of the virus.  The virus, transmitted main.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 29th, 2016

The 12 wealthiest public colleges in America

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill/FacebookThe richest public universities in the country boast endowments above 10 figures, placing them in the upper echelon of higher education. Texas A&M University at College Station, for example, ha.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 28th, 2016

China stats bureau called out for profiting from data

China's Communist Party anti-graft watchdog said on Wednesday that hundreds of staff working for the country's statistics bureau have been using data for personal gain, including collecting fees for providing information and other services. The Central Co.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooApr 27th, 2016