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Report: Fatal plane crash during 'American Made' film blamed in part on Tom Cruise

The loved ones of two people who died during a plane crash while filming for "American Made" claim Tom Cruise is partially to blame for it. The Blast reports from court documents that the families of Alan Purwin and Carlos Berl believe the famous actor and director Doug Liman "contributed to the cir

FOXSANANTONIO.COM - 2017-09-20 14:22:27

Death toll rises to 226 from Mexico earthquake

Mexico's civil defense agency says the death toll has risen to 226 from Tuesday's magnitude 7.1 earthquake that knocked down dozens of buildings in Mexico City and nearby states. The official Twitter feed of agency head Luis Felipe Puente said early Wednesday that 117 people were confirmed dead in M

KENS 5 - 2017-09-20 06:09:54

Downtown restaurant moving soon to San Antonio's East Side

A local restaurant is moving from its downtown location to the East Side. City council granted a zoning request Thursday allowing the sale of alcohol at Tony G's Soul Food, which is currently under construction. The approval was necessary because of its proximity to Herrf Elementary, located at Sout

NEWS4SANANTONIO.COM - 2017-09-21 17:04:35

Person of interest in killing of San Antonio man in Austin arrested on unrelated warrant

Marques W. Johnson, 33, was pronounced dead Tuesday, Sept. 19. He was punched during a confrontation with two other men Sunday, Sept. 17, in Austin, according to the Austin Police Department. The person of interest in the confrontation that left a San Antonio man dead in Austin has been arrested on

EXPRESSNEWS.COM - 2017-09-21 14:14:00

Ranked: Highest-paid city employees in San Antonio for 2016

City Manager Sheryl Sculley once again topped the list of highest-paid city of San Antonio employees in fiscal year 2016, according to data obtained by the San Antonio Express-News through an open records request. Sculley, hired by the city in 2005, pulled in nearly $590,000 in total compensation fr

MYSANANTONIO - 2017-09-21 11:17:31

Not Our Greatest Love of All: 'The Bodyguard' at the Majestic

Photos by Paul Coltas The Bodyguard starts with a bang. Unfortunately, that's not a metaphor, with a gunshot so earsplitting that I spilled my drink and pretty much shat myself. It was also, alas, representative stagecraft for this undistinguished jukebox musical, which shovels a parade of Whitne

SAN ANTONIO CURRENT - 2017-09-21 18:50:00

New requirements for making local calls begin Saturday

SAN ANTONIO - Beginning this Saturday, you'll have to dial three more numbers before making a local call in San Antonio. Right now you can dial a local number in San Antonio without using the area code 210. So instead of 555-5555, you'll need to dial 210-555-5555. The rules change again next month.

KENS 5 - 2017-09-22 01:39:21

Trump's Pick for Texas Federal Judge Has Said Some Weird Shit

Vimeo via CNN Transgender kids prove that "Satan's plan is working." Same-sex marriage is "disgusting," and shows that "we're going back to that time where debauchery rules." Oh - and gay marriage is essentially the same as "marrying a tree." These are just a few of the bizarre and generally offe

SAN ANTONIO CURRENT - 2017-09-21 23:52:00

Seoul media say North might test nuke in Pacific

In this undated photo distributed on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center, attends what was said to be the test launch of an intermediate range Hwasong-12 missile at an undisclosed location in North Korea. Independent journalists were not

NEWS4SANANTONIO.COM - 2017-09-21 22:34:43

Puerto Rico, Facebook, Mexico: 5 things that happened Thursday

People walk next to a gas station flooded and damaged by the impact of Hurricane Maria, which hit the eastern region of the island, in Humacao, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, September 20, 2017. The strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in more than 80 years destroyed hundreds of homes, knocked out power

NEWS4SANANTONIO.COM - 2017-09-21 21:55:41

Interview with STW Krav Maga's Pete Hardy

(SBG San Antonio) Here is a simulated attack we aired last week, showing how quickly an assault can happen if you are not prepared. Delaine Mathieu wasn't told when it was going to happen, just to scream and try to get away when it did. The video has nearly three million views and 41,000 shares on M

NEWS4SANANTONIO.COM - 2017-09-21 21:51:06

Red Cross to offer relief, workshop for those affected by Harvey

The American Red Cross has prepared $45 million in financial aid for people who were the most affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Red Cross announced Thursday that they will provide $400 to more than 100,000 qualified Texas households in 39 counties severely affected by Harvey, according to a news re

MYSANANTONIO - 2017-09-21 20:46:20

Here Are Your Options for Helping Earthquake Victims in Mexico

San Antonio City Council encouraged residents to donate to the Mexican Red Cross during a meeting Thursday morning following two catastrophic earthquakes in Mexico during the last few weeks. The Consulate General of Mexico in San Antonio office said there are plenty of supplies in Mexico City, but

SAN ANTONIO CURRENT - 2017-09-21 20:45:00

Mexico shocked by news: Girl trapped in rubble didn't exist

Search and rescue team members work to bring down a large piece of concrete during rescue efforts at the Enrique Rebsamen school in Mexico City, Mexico, Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. A delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the rubble of the school stretched into a new day on Thursday, a vigil

FOXSANANTONIO.COM - 2017-09-21 20:42:24

Uncle Sam pays pennies on the dollar for the housing of undocumented immigrants

A Fox San Antonio investigation finds Bexar County gets back about 17 cents on the dollar for the housing of inmates at the request of the federal government. (Sinclair San Antonio) Tens of thousands of undocumented immigrants are held at the Bexar County Jail each year, detained at the request of t

FOXSANANTONIO.COM - 2017-09-21 20:00:02

Local Puerto Ricans join to help Hurricane Maria victims

Puerto Ricans in San Antonio have been sick with worry about the fate of their loved ones back home since Hurricane Maria slammed the island with tremendous force. Now the city's Puerto Rican community is mobilizing to help. People knew the storm was enormous, "but they didn't have the slightest ide

MYSANANTONIO - 2017-09-21 19:57:57

Truck with 40,000 pounds of vodka overturns in N.C.

Authorities say the load was so heavy, that when a tow truck tried to turn the truck right side up, the truck's metal exterior bent. So instead, workers took the boxes of vodka off one at a time (Photo: Clayton Police Dept.) CLAYTON, N.C. (AP) -- A tractor trailer full of vodka has overturned on a N

FOXSANANTONIO.COM - 2017-09-21 19:28:44

Outlaw Kitchens Adds Tasty Neighborhood Spot to Alta Vista with Takeaway Dinner Concept

Imagine if Mr. Rogers invited you over for dinner. Now, imagine that Mr. Rogers had a Mrs. Rogers, an elaborate garden, a couple of kitchens and seats for 23 or so of his closest neighbors. You don't have to imagine because chef Paul Sartory and wife Peggy Howe have made all that a reality with the

SAN ANTONIO CURRENT - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

In Mexico, rescuers battle to extract victims from rubble

Rescue workers search for survivors, some holding their arms up as a sign to maintain silence, at an apartment building located on Amsterdam street, at the intersection with Laredo street, that collapsed during an earthquake in the Condesa neighborhood of Mexico City, Mexico, Thursday, Sept. 21, 201

FOXSANANTONIO.COM - 2017-09-21 18:35:45

Allstate expects about $593M in insurance losses after Hurricane Harvey

NEW YORK - Allstate expects insurance losses of about $593 million in August after Hurricane Harvey left a path of destruction along the Gulf Coast. The initial accounting Thursday follows warnings from other insurers that are tallying the damages from a hurricane season that is nowhere near being

KSAT 12 - 2017-09-21 18:27:18