A motorcycle-riding lawyer searches Guatemala’s remotest corners to reunite families separated by the U.S.
More than four years after the Trump administration began separating migrant families at the U.S. border, Eriberto Pop searches Guatemala’s jungle and mountain villages for lost parents; 275 are still missing.washingtonpost.com
Speeding car launches on Interstate 10 near UTSA campus, killing 2 men, police say
(Original Story)San Antonio police say a driver who crashed his car on a Northwest Side highway, killing himself and his passenger, was speeding. The crash happened shortly after 2 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 10 near Hausman Road. Police say the car had been heading east on Hausman when it reached a dead end at Interstate 10 and should have turned onto the access road. Instead, they say, the car continued heading straight, hit a barrier then launched onto the main lanes of the highway. The car then hit the median, killing the two men inside the car.
Round Lake Beach man charged with aggravated battery in fatal stolen-car confrontation in Volo; ‘Get on the ground or I’ll shoot you’
Authorities have not yet said who initially possessed the gun, or what caused the confrontation to escalate. Monday’s hearing did not cast any light on how Glover happened to locate his stolen car, or whether there was any prior relationship between Glover and the teens. Prosecutors declined to comment on details other than those divulged in court.chicagotribune.com
Man found shot to death in parked car in Calumet Heights
Officers responded to a report of a suspicious car in an alley and discovered the body with multiple gunshot wounds at about 12 p.m. at the 9300 block of South Oglesby Ave., police said. The car was parked near Advocate Trinity Hospital.chicagotribune.com
My car has been recalled. Now what do I do?
Over the past few months you may have put off everything from home repairs to doctor’s appointments, and maybe an important safety recall for your car slipped through the cracks. Now is the time to safely and promptly get the free fixes your recalled car needs. How do you know if your car has been recalled in the first place? Also keep in mind that you’re not entitled to a rental car or a loaner while your car is being repaired. If you’re worried about missing a recall, you can sign up for Consumer Reports’ free car recall tracker to receive an email notification when one is issued for your vehicle.
Driver, car sprayed with bullets on North Side highway
SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police are trying to find out who sprayed a car and its driver with gunfire on a North Side highway. They say a passerby noticed the car pulled over to the side of the road on Highway 281 near Nakoma late Tuesday night. When officers arrived around 11:45 p.m. they found the driver inside, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Police said the car had at least 20 bullet holes. They say they had received several calls about gunshots in the area shortly before getting the call about the wounded man in the car.
Man killed in West Side crash after stealing Camaro, San Antonio police say
SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police say a man is dead after crashing a stolen car on the West Side. Police say the man stole a red Chevrolet Camaro from a convenience store after the car was left unlocked. The Camaro was traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes. A sedan was traveling westbound and swerved into oncoming traffic to avoid colliding with the Camaro, police said. The man who stole the car died at the scene after a head-on collision with another vehicle.
1 killed, 4 injured when driver runs red light in Chatham, Chicago police say
Also in the SUV was a 51-year-old man who suffered minor cuts and was taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition. As was a woman, 52, who was unconscious and was taken to the University of Chicago in good condition. Another woman in her 50s in the SUV suffered minor injuries and was under observation at the University of Chicago Medical Center, police said.chicagotribune.com
Can a car make you happy?
Can a car make you happy? But will the car that spark joy for you be the same for your partner? For the South, it was the Ford Expedition; in the West, the Tesla Model S; and in the North, the Toyota Avalon. Millennials liked the Subaru Ascent; GenXers, the Tesla Model S; Boomers, the Ford Expedition; and the Silent Generation, the Genesis G90. The more you spend on a car, the more likely you are to be satisfied with it!