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Austin Business Journal

Austin Business Journal

504 Lavaca Ste 1008
Austin, TX 78701   Directions

(512) 494-2500


Amid switch to fighting Alzheimer's, Pain Therapeutics brings in millions in new funding
08/17/2018 2:58pm

As it transforms from a company making a painkiller that prevents abuse to a company developing treatments for Alzheimer's disease, Pain Therapeutics Inc. has some extra money to spend — up to $14.5 million. The Austin-based pharmaceutical company announced Aug. 15 it had received a $3.2 million research grant from the National Institutes of Health to advance its lead drug candidate, a molecular treatment for Alzheimer's called PTI-125. The money will be used to fund a phase II study of PTI-125,…

President Trump suggests ditching quarterly earnings reports for public companies
08/17/2018 2:54pm

President Donald Trump is asking the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to look at letting public companies file earnings every six months rather than every three. Trump tweeted Friday morning that "some of the world's top business leaders" had suggested ditching quarterly earnings reports as a way to "make business (jobs) even better in the U.S." That would probably be welcome news to many of the CEOs of Central Texas' 30-plus public companies. However, it could rile investors wary of decreasing…

Vote for Austin's coolest office, second round
08/17/2018 10:00am

We are now on round 2 of our Coolest Offices contest. Austin Business Journal staff visit some of the nicest workplaces across the region for various assignments. These offices can be cozy and understated or over-the-top and flashy. They might have perks like scooters to ride around the office and cold-brew coffee on tap, or just a vibe that employees really embrace. We wanted to take readers inside so they can see how other companies get business done, and to offer inspiration that managers and…

CNBC has a new ranking of Amazon HQ2 finalists and Austin stands out
08/17/2018 8:10am

If Amazon.com Inc. is worried about the statewide economic climate at its second headquarters, Austin and Dallas have a good shot at landing the $5 billion, 50,000-job campus. That's according to CNBC, which on Thursday ranked HQ2 finalists based on how their states perform in the news outlet's annual Top States for Business contest. Texas ranked No. 1 in that analysis, which is why the two Texas finalists for HQ2 are getting high praise. CNBC praised Texas' infrastructure and overall business…

Housing sales, prices hit record highs in July
08/17/2018 7:53am

Home sales are way up Pflugerville. And Georgetown. And Kyle. Everywhere you look, new records are being set for prices and transactions. So why does inventory keep dropping?

Austin Statesman

Austin Statesman

305 S Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78704   Directions

(512) 445-4040


KTBC 7 My FOX Austin

KTBC 7 My FOX Austin

119 E 10th St
Austin, TX 78701   Directions

(512) 476-7777


KVUE-TV - ABC

KVUE-TV - ABC

3201 Steck Ave
Austin, TX 78757   Directions

(512) 459-6521


Protesters, counter-protesters gather at Capitol regarding National March Against Far-Left Violence
08/18/2018 5:34pm

The protest at the Capitol was a result of conservative groups marching down Congress Avenue in support of First Amendment rights to free speech and in protest of violence that occurred last month in Portland, Ore., at a far-right rally.        

Del Valle's newest campus named after Austin figure who was enslaved twice
08/18/2018 5:09pm

"In 1872, he purchased his first land in Northeast Austin from the family of Henry Warnell, one of the heroes at the Alamo. He purchased 100 acres there. He improved that, built a home and barn, and then he traded that for the 500 acres here at Pilot Knob," the man's great, great grandson said.        

Hutto Police investigating a road rage incident, shots were fired
08/18/2018 5:08pm

Hutto police say they are investigating a road rage incident, in which shots were fired.        

Angry Orchard Rock the Roots Festival postponed due to 'extreme' heat
08/18/2018 3:04pm

The one-day music festival was originally scheduled to stop by Austin Saturday, but due to the forecasted "extreme" triple-digit heat, it is being postponed.        

Video shows 18-wheeler pushing car after crash on I-35 in Austin
08/18/2018 3:03pm

KVUE obtained shocking video from a viewer that shows an 18-wheeler pushing another vehicle along Interstate 35 after a crash.        

KXAN News

KXAN News

908 W Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Austin, TX 78701   Directions

(512) 476-3636


Spectrum News 9

Spectrum News 9

1708 Colorado St
Austin, TX 78701   Directions

(512) 531-8800


KEYE-TV 6 - CBS

KEYE-TV 6 - CBS

10700 Metric Blvd
Austin, TX 78758   Directions

(512) 835-0042


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