San Antonio

City mostly in Bexar County, Texas, U.S.

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San Antonio: City mostly in Bexar County, Texas, U.S.
San Antonio, officially the City of San Antonio, is the seventh-most populous city in the United States, and the second-most populous city in both Texas and the Southern United States, with 1,547,253 residents in 2019. Founded as a Spanish mission and colonial outpost in 1718, the city became the first chartered civil settlement in present-day Texas in 1731. The area was still part of the Spanish Empire, and later of the Mexican Republic. It is the state's oldest municipality, having celebrated its 300th anniversary on May 1, 2018.


Chick-Fil-A Won't Seek Lease At Airport [Video]

Chick-Fil-A Won't Seek Lease At Airport

HuffPo reports that Chick-Fil-A that it no longer plans to open a restaurant in the San Antonio airport. The decision comes after more than a year of legal wrangling that began when some city leaders..

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Conservative Group Does Not Have Legal Standing To Sue Over Chick-Fil-A Airport Rejection, Court Rules [Video]

Conservative Group Does Not Have Legal Standing To Sue Over Chick-Fil-A Airport Rejection, Court Rules

A group of conservatives does not have the legal standing to sue the city of San Antonio. The group wanted to sue over the city's rejection of a Chick-fil-A restaurant at the city’s airport. The City..

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School employees concerned over in-person classes

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Biker group: Reckless riders give us all a bad name

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Sweltering heat wave bakes the Western United States

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Gunman opens fire at San Antonio flea market

San Antonio fire chief Russell Johnson said maybe 100 shots were fired into the crowded parking area of Mission Open Air Market.
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Rare snow in Texas snarls commute

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Texas brings in refrigerated trucks to store dead

San Antonio officials say local hospitals, morgues and funeral homes are running out of space for bodies as coronavirus cases cause the death rate to surge, so they're acquiring refrigerated trucks to.. - Published

San Antonio hospital treated patient who attended 'COVID party,' doctor says

Dr. Jane Appleby, the chief medical officer at Methodist Hospital in San Antonio, says the hospital treated a patient who attended a 'COVID party.' - Published

Dana White hopes Texas shooter isn't UFC fighter, as claimed

An alleged gunman in a San Antonio shooting claimed to be a UFC fighter, something UFC president Dana White hopes isn't true. - Published

Eight people wounded in shooting outside bar in San Antonio, Texas

A gunman shot and wounded eight people outside a San Antonio, Texas, bar late Friday night, but there were no fatalities, police said.
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8 Are Shot in San Antonio by Man Claiming to Be U.F.C. Fighter

The man, who said he was part of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, had been turned away from a bar, the police said. None of the victims’ injuries were said to be life-threatening. - Published

Julián Castro Announces Endorsements Of Candidates Focused On Police Reform

julián castro announces endorsements of candidates focused on police reform
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Family of 6 found dead in Texas garage after police feared house was rigged to explode

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Six Dead in Apparent Murder-Suicide in San Antonio

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Paralegal for U.S. Attorney Tipped Off Drug Cartel, Prosecutors Say

Jennifer Loya, 30, helped a drug network in San Antonio stay a step ahead of drug enforcement agents through her access to information as a federal employee, according to court documents. - Published

Texas begins to reopen after Covid-19 quarantine – but is it safe to do so?

texas begins to reopen after covid-19 quarantine – but is it safe to do so?
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Sailors aboard USS Kidd test positive for virus

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FBI arrests Texas man for coronavirus hoax meant to empty grocery stores

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Idle Alamo isn't being remembered much these days

Not many are remembering the Alamo these days. The normally bustling tourist attraction in San Antonio is closed to visitors due to the coronavirus outbreak. (March 27) - Published

In spite of the novel coronavirus, Texas teachers parade through students' neighborhoods

Despite COVID-19 outbreak, San Antonio, Texas teachers staged a car-pool parade through students' neighborhoods with signs saying, "we miss you!" - Published

Texas mayor declares emergency in bid to keep cruise passengers in quarantine

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As Bernie Sanders surges, Texas liberals take their own shot

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Sanders celebrates win in Nevada caucuses

Bernie Sanders celebrated a resounding victory in Nevada's presidential caucuses Saturday evening. Speaking to a crowd of thousands in San Antonio, Texas, Sanders declared, "We're going to win this.. - Published

Texas shooting suspect claims self-defense

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San Antonio Police: 2 shot dead in club, 5 hurt

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3 dead after small plane fails to make emergency landing, crashes near San Antonio International Airport

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Plane crash north of San Antonio International Airport kills three: NBC

Three people died when a small plane crashed on the north side of the San Antonio International Airport in Texas late on Sunday, NBC Chicago reported, citing fire officials.
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NBA: San Antonio Spurs retire French NBA star Tony Parker's number nine jersey in ceremony

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Father Joseph O'Brien talks with investigators about Irene Garza murder

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