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School districts, multiple agencies on high alert after threat

Several San Antonio school districts will close off or limit visitor access to elementary schools Thursday in response to an anonymous threat of violence made against an unspecified elementary school.

SAPD Navy senior chief shoots wife kills self

SAPD: Navy senior chief shoots wife, kills self

San Antonio police say a man enlisted in the U.S. Navy shot his wife and then turned the gun on himself early Tuesday morning on the West Side.

Law enforcement educators evaluate school threat

Law enforcement, educators evaluate school threat

Local law enforcement agencies are combining their efforts to identify the person who sent an e-mail to dozens of Northside Independent School District accounts.

SAPD issue statement on school threats

School threat has area parents worried

Area parents say news of a recent threat of violence made towards an unspecified San Antonio elementary school has them concerned for their children's safety.

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Houston FBI: One of worst child sex abuse cases ever

Houston FBI agents are investigating a recent case of child sexual assaults they say is one of the worst they have ever seen, involving more than 90 victims.

SAPD issue statement on school threats

SA school districts announce security plans for Thursday

The two largest school districts in San Antonio have a plan of action in the wake of a threat made to an unidentified elementary school.

SOUND OFF: Should absences be excused or unexcused Thursday?

Many parents say they're planning to keep kids home from school Thursday due to an unspecified threat released earlier this week.

Local law enforcement investigating school threats

Local law enforcement officials are investigating recent threats made toward a San Antonio-area school.

Suspect killed by police identified

Man shot, killed by SAPD officer ID'd

San Antonio police have released the identity of the person shot to death by officers Sunday night.

Sexual assaults go up during Fiesta

Sex assaults, harassment reportedly up during Fiesta

San Antonio's biggest party of the year, Fiesta, can sometimes have a dark side.

Texas officer caught on camera tripping students at game

Texas officer caught on camera tripping students at game

A Central Texas police officer has been put on paid leave after video surfaced allegedly showing him tripping and pushing students as they rushed a playing field after a state championship soccer game.

Twin brother arrested in park slaying

Twins charged with murder facing additional charges

A local set of twin brothers -- already charged with murder in connection with a shooting earlier this month -- are now facing additional charges.

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Man wants 'murder' tattoo removed before murder trial

A man who has been charged with first-degree murder has requested that he be allowed to cover up or remove his massive neck tattoo that says "murder" before he faces a jury.


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Meth worth $2.7M found inside fake fire extinguishers

U.S. Border Patrol agents saved a man's life and seized millions in meth that was found inside fake fire extinguishers over the weekend.

Man arrested for indecency with a child

SAPD: Man lured girl with candy, exposed self

San Antonio police are crediting citizens for Tuesday's arrest of Arthur Silva, 61, who is accused of indecency with a child.

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SOUND OFF: Are you keeping your kids at home this week?

With many districts in Bexar County warning parents about unspecified threats this week, some parents are choosing to keep their kids at home.

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Man shot in head, upper body during argument

A 23-year-old man was hospitalized after suffering four gunshot wounds to his head and upper body.

Breaking:  Two dead in shooting at senior care facility

Police: 2 beaten to death in Houston nursing home

A resident of a Houston nursing home is accused of beating two of his roommates to death with the armrest of his wheelchair.

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Fort Sam soldier killed during exercise

A soldier stationed at Fort Sam Houston has died during an exercise in Guatemala.

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Former mayor's family granted permission to exhume body

During a brief hearing in 166th District Court Judge Laura Salinas granted permission for the family of former Hollywood Park Mayor Bill Bohlke to have his body exhumed.

2 injured in 3 separate shootings

2 injured in 3 separate shootings

San Antonio police responded to three shootings overnight and Wednesday morning after a night of violence across San Antonio.

Mom thankful to neighbors for catching child indecency suspect

The mother of an 8-year-old Northwest Side girl said she is grateful to her neighbors for helping to catch the man who allegedly exposed himself to her child and one other.

Castle Boulevard scene

Pregnant woman shot after Facebook fight

A pregnant woman is in critical condition after being shot in an argument that started on Facebook, according to Jacksonville police.


NIOSA draws huge crowds first night

On the first night of NIOSA, hundreds packed La Villita.

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Man shot twice in buttocks on West Side

San Antonio police are attempting to piece together a shooting on the West Side early Wednesday morning.

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Officers from around TX come to SA for school safety training

In the same week a threat was made to local elementary schools referencing violence on or around April 24, police officers from across the state gathered at the SAISD Burnet building for training on school-based law enforcement.

School officials offer guidance to parents on keeping kids home or not

Districts help students, parents with added stress

Attendance numbers at schools across San Antonio were normal Tuesday, despite parents raising concerns about a threat against an unspecified elementary school later this week.

South Korea ferry search

South Korea Joint Task Force

Authorities search ferry owner's offices

South Korean authorities searched the offices of the company that owns the sunken ferry Sewol on Wednesday, prosecutors confirmed to CNN, broadening a criminal investigation that has already ensnared 11 members of the ill-fated ship's crew.


Gregg Popovich wins NBA Coach of the Year award

Popovich named NBA Coach of the Year

San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich is named the 2013-14 NBA Coach of the Year.

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Defenders: Weight can affect insurance settlement

A woman settling an accident claim with an insurance company found out the company is considering her being overweight as a pre-existing condition and, according to her attorney, offering her less money to settle the claim.

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