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Tuesday, September 11, 2012

If You Love To Drive Fast, Head To Texas

(Ricardo B.Brazziell/, AP)

It’s not quite the Autobahn in Germany, but if you have a little money in your pocket and you need to get from San Antonio to Austin, Texas quickly, you might consider a private toll road — with a speed limit of 85.


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Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson host Here & Now, a live two-hour production of NPR and WBUR Boston.

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