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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

A Court Party No More

In early 2015, well before Donald Trump was a blip on the radar screen, a friend asked me to contribute an article to a Constitution Party newsletter, so I happily obliged. The article was entitled “Needed: a Real Country Party,” but because of the na.....»»

Category: blogSource: economicpopulistJul 23rd, 2016

How to increase diversity in Austin"s tech sector, according to east-side accelerator

The lack of diversity among Austin's tech companies and investors is a major threat to businesses' bottom line in an increasingly diverse country, according to a new report examining what companies can do to foster diversity in their ranks. It is also on.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 21st, 2016

Democratic Party Interns’ Selfie Couldn’t Be More Different Than Paul Ryan’s

The House Speaker's selfie was criticized for its lack of diversity. (TIME) -- Interns working for the Democratic party took a group selfie in response Speaker of the House Paul Ryan's controversial selfie of Capitol Hill interns posted this week. Rya.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 20th, 2016

RNC Day 3: Make America First Again - Live Feed

Freshly-picked vice presidential nominee Mike Pence is the headliner of Wednesday’s third day of the Republican National Convention. As The Hill reports, with party business, Donald Trump’s official presidential nomination all settled, and any.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 20th, 2016

Don"t assume that the "lock her up" chants about Hillary will backfire on Republicans

Alex Wong/Getty ImagesCLEVELAND — It's bad for the country when one political party demands the imprisonment of the opposing party's presumptive nominee. But that doesn't mean that Chris Christie's show trial of Hillary Clinton on Tuesday night, com.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 20th, 2016

RNC Day 2: Make America Work Again - Live Feed

Republicans will officially nominate Donald Trump for president on Tuesday, and as The Hill reports, "unity" will be a major theme as the party seeks to put forth Trump as its standard bearer a day after 'Never Trump' forces were all but vanquishe.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 19th, 2016

The 20 Best Places to Find a Job in the U.S.

These metro areas have the strongest job markets in the country......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 19th, 2016

Republican Party To Trump: "Fire Somebody"

In the aftermath of last night's snafu involving Melania Trump's address to the RNC, the GOP has a simple message to trump: fire somebody. As the Hill reports citing Republicans gathered in Cleveland on Tuesday, the Trump campaign should take action again.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 19th, 2016

"Pokémon GO" Needs To Freeze Launch Plans Until Its "Nearby" Tracking Bug Is Fixed

Photo: Nintendo/Niantic Pokémon GO has rolled out in a significant portion of the world, but still lacks a release in places like South America, Africa and Asia. Reportedly, the game may launch in its home country of Japan tomorrow, and fans are bracing .....»»

Category: topSource: forbesJul 19th, 2016

The Chilcot Report: Bush Ignored Numerous Warnings Before Invading Iraq

There was a time when American politicians cared more about country than party. Government failure prompted real investigations, so leaders could identify the source of the problem and fix it. No more. Instead, “government oversight” has become code f.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 19th, 2016

Anti-Trump Dissidents Disrupt Convention, Fail To Stop Nomination

In a brief period of excitement (especially for completely unbiased John Harwood), Republican factions trying to stop Donald Trump's nomination noisily disrupted a vote on party convention rules. But, as The Hill reports, the Republican National Committee.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 18th, 2016

StatsGuru: India"s IPO market seems to be on the cusp of a revival

Stock markets in India saw a big jump when Narendra Modi was appointed as the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) prime ministerial candidate in late 2013. The exuberance continued unabated when the BJP secured the necessary number of seats needed to ........»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 17th, 2016

Labour Leadership: Britons Do Not Have To Accept Brexit Is Definite, Says Owen Smith

Owen Smith, one of three candidates vying to lead Britain's opposition Labour Party, said on Sunday Britons should not accept that the country is firmly on track to leave the European Union. "We need to negotiate right now, I don't think we should accept.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 17th, 2016

Turkey military coup: India calls upon all sides to avoid bloodshed

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj also asked Indian nationals in the country to avoid public places and remain indoors.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 16th, 2016

Huge Barton Creek mansion to be sold in mobile app auction

Martin Neath, an Austin tech entrepreneur and financier, has decided to cast his fate with a new mobile app — Instant Gavel. He’ll sell his 14,000-square-foot mansion near the Lost Creek Country Club southwest of downtown to the highest bidder using .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 13th, 2016

There"s one country that"s a greater threat to oil prices than OPEC

REUTERS/Sergei KarpukhinThere’s been a lot of press lately about OPEC’s effect on oil prices. With many observers wondering if surging crude exports from places like Saudi Arabia and Iran will hold back prices for the indefinite future. But at.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 11th, 2016

Theresa May to become U.K."s next prime minister on Wednesday: Cameron

U.K.'s Prime Minister David Cameron said Monday he plans to exit from his post by Wednesday evening. That makes way for U.K. Home Secretary Theresa May to succeed Cameron as the country's new leader, as well as the head of the ruling Conservative Party. E.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 11th, 2016