The dust has settled on the San Antonio Spurs' 2014-15 campaign, and all that's left of a 55-27 year that ended in a first-round postseason exit is handing out grades. Like Matthew McConaughey said in his wonderfully cheesy commercials,...Show More Summary
(Adds dam gives way, forecast, Kansas rain, paragraphs 6-8) By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO, May 25 (Reuters) - Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Monday likened the ferocity of flash flooding that killed at least three people to a tsunami, and...Show More Summary
By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Monday likened the ferocity of flash flooding that killed at least three people to a tsunami, and authorities said a dam had given way in a state park. Abbott declared...Show More Summary
SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Monday likened the ferocity of flash flooding that killed at least three people to a tsunami, and authorities said a dam had given way in a state park.
A homecoming queen on her way home from from her prom was killed by floodwaters in Devine, Texas, about 35 miles southwest of San Antonio. Alyssa Ramirez, who was also a cheerleader who played tennis and volleyball, spent Saturday night at her prom and was driving home Sunday when floodwaters swept her car off the road, according to NBC affiliate WOAI and a funeral home.
By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO, May 25 (Reuters) - Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Monday described the flash flooding that had killed at least three people in his state as "a relentless wall of water that mowed down huge trees like they were...Show More Summary
SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - Two people were killed in flash flooding and severe storms in Texas and Oklahoma that forced evacuations and rooftop rescues and left thousands without power, officials said on Sunday.
By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO, Texas (Reuters) - Flash flooding and severe storms in Texas forced evacuations, submerged roads and left thousands without power on Sunday, after an Oklahoma firefighter was swept into a storm drain during an overnight rescue effort and died. Show More Summary
Danny Green can thank the San Antonio Spurs for the payday awaiting him in free agency. No matter where his money will come from, it's going to feature a splash of the Spurs' trademark silver and black. San Antonio's time-tested assembly line helped Green gain his NBA footing. Show More Summary
On December 14, 2013 at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas, WBA welterweight champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner, from Cincinnati, Ohio, defended his title against Marcos Maidana, aka El Chino, from Buenos Aires, Argentina. Broner was 27-0…
Six Flags Fiesta Texas in San Antonio is gearing up for the grand opening of their all new roller coaster and it?s unlike anything ever seen. The thrilling ride takes you and your friends on a high-speed spinning adventure that is bound to get your stomach turning.Click To Continue Reading
After the San Antonio Spurs' early exit from the 2015 NBA playoffs, speculation swelled regarding a potential roster reshuffle. With 39-year-old Tim Duncan and 37-year-old Manu Ginobili both having finished the final year of their respective...Show More Summary
What an intriguing blend of players we have before us. There's the young basketball god known as Anthony Davis. A certain grizzled veteran on the San Antonio Spurs joins him as a standout who plays both power forward and center. Plenty...Show More Summary
The Housecore Horror Festival will be returning for its third year, running November 13th-15th in San Antonio, Texas at the Aztec Theater. It is being presented by Housecore Records founder Philip H. Anselmo (ex-Pantera, Down), who is paying tribute to festival co-founder Corey Mitchell, who tragically passed away last October. Anselmo states: I’ve got a […]
Peter Conner, the CEO of a consulting firm in San Antonio, Texas, and a professional expert on national security and terrorism, found himself being terrorized — by the city’s police, who opened fire on him when all he did was call to complain about his neighbor’s loud party at 2:30 in the morning. Show More Summary
Holy vomit-inducing fun Batman! A new Dark Knight themed “4D free fly coaster” that was first announced last Fall is set to open up to the general public this week at the Six Flags in San Antonio. And it looks absolutely nauseating.Show More Summary
In 2009, Kathie Lee and Hoda took a fun trip to San Antonio, where they rode mechanical bulls (for a while, at least), then fell off (but gracefully).
Get to Houston before the parade passes you by. Meanwhile, the mystery of Edwin Drood may have been solved in San Antonio, and Slash comes to Houston's House of Blues. It's this week's Texas Event Roundup. Think Rio’s Carnival but in Houston. Show More Summary
Pantera/Down frontman Phil Anselmo's Housecore Horror Festival is returning for year three this November, and will now be held in San Antonio, TX (it was previously in Austin). The festival will be at the Aztec Theater from November 13-15,...
One of the 170 bikers arrested after Sunday's shootout in Waco, Texas, was arresting people himself until 11 years ago. Martin Lewis, 62, was a detective in the vice department in San Antonio until he retired in 2004, reports CNN. The department "primarily investigates prostitution, gambling, and liquor violations. At...