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Syria pushes global refugee numbers to highest since 1994
Syrian boys walk shoulder to shoulder in the rain at the Boynuyogun refugee camp on the Turkish-Syrian border in Hatay province February 8, 2012.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Rangel: Redistricting friends tough to find
State Sen. Kel Seliger quipped last week that Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst appointed him chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Redistricting because "he was under the impression I had a lot of friends."
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Sweetest hotel suites in Texas
Have you ever stayed in the presidential suite in a fabulous hotel? Me, either. Not even for my contribution for a couple of places I wrote about in Sunday's Travel pages featuring some of the most extravagant presidential or luxury suites in two San Antonio hotels.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Bad landlords face licensing crackdown
Planning enforcement officer Ryan Ward discovers there is no one home when he arrives to inspect a backyard shed in Newham.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Filipino digital artist holds solo exhibit in London
A seasoned Filipino painter demonstrated his new passion for digital arts at his debut solo exhibition in the UK, moving his art practice from brush strokes to mouse clicks.
By JEFF AMY and HOLBROOK MOHR Associated Press Louisiana authorities have indicted Explo Systems Inc. and six unnamed owners and managers on charges relating to improper storage of millions of... By JEFF AMY and HOLBROOK MOHR Associated Press Louisiana authorities have indicted Explo Systems Inc. and six unnamed owners and managers on charges ... (more)
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Two arrested in raid
"Good riddance" said the man across the street as he watched law enforcement board up the house at the corner of Wick and Rogers S.E. Thursday morning after two men were escorted out in handcuffs.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Austin a flashpoint in special session debate over voting maps
"What I would like for you to do is reunite Travis County," one witness told the state Senate Select Committee on Redistricting at a public hearing Thursday morning at the Texas Capitol.
Times of Oman
Ibiza's summer season is just kicking off - hotels, restaurants and bars closed for the winter are reopening; the sea has begun to shrug off its chill and the island's nightclubs throw open their doors to DJs once again with opening parties this week.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
The Austin Chronicle
The Facts Were Immaterial
"Only a sustained, informed, courageous, and humane struggle can build a living community within the shell of the dying one .
Hearings on redistricting begin at 2 p.m. today in Dallas
Lawmakers are expected to hear proposals for stronger minority representation, including the creation of a new Latino congressional district in the Metroplex, when they meet in Dallas today to begin a series of legislative field hearings on redistricting.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Burnt Orange Report
Special Session Opens Can of Worms
Originally meant to be a quick and dirty adoption of the court drawn interim maps used last election cycle, this special session is now going to last for weeks.
The Week Ahead: Unlawful Citizens Edition
Today, multiple news outlets report that opposition to Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan grows amidst harsh government responses to peaceful protests.
Texas MedClinic expanding into Round Rock
Patients can see doctors quickly and inexpensively at urgent care clinics like those operated by Texas MedClinics, which is expanding into Round Rock.
Sun Jun 02, 2013
Special session on redistricting is damage control
When three federal judges in San Antonio released interim maps in November 2011, Democrats jumped for joy at how many seats they'd gain in Congress and the Texas House.
Sat Jun 01, 2013
West Side gets 12th Texas MedClnic to open in San Antonio
Texas MedClinic opened a clinic at 6530 West Loop 1604 North, just north of Walgreen's at Culebra and Loop 1604.
Fri May 31, 2013
From Food Security to Food Sovereignty
In the article below, Antonio Roman-AlcalA discusses what food sovereignty is, how it differs from food security and how the food movement is shifting the conversation toward sovereignty.
Thu May 30, 2013
The Beaumont Enterprise
Is the 85 mph SH 130 toll road a failure?
SH 130 was touted as a way to ease traffic on the horribly congested IH 35 between San Antonio and Austin.
Rackspace Meets VMware Halfway On Hybrid Cloud
Rackspace president Lew Moorman agrees on the power of hybrid cloud, but says rival VMware has the wrong notion of how it should work.
Case Study: Overcoming Obstacles When Redeeming Mobile Deals
Merchant: Sea Island Shrimp House and Tiago's Cabo Grille Market: San Antonio, Texas Size: 8 Locations Platforms: Privy, MailChimp Bottom Line: Marketers need to find ways to overcome infrastructure barriers if they want to onboard local merchants in a variety of industries.