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Home Value Growth Expected to Re-Accelerate Just in Time For Home Shopping Season

– Annual U.S. home value growth has slowed in each month since April 2018 – The typical home in the U.S. is worth $245,193, up 3.8% from a year ago. – There were 1,500,262 homes listed for sale in January, down 8% from a year ago. – Typical U.S. rent grew 2.3% to $1,602. Seattle, WA – Feb. 20, 2020 (PRNewswire) Annual U.S. home value growth slowed for the 21st consecutive month in January, but you have to squint to spot the difference this time around. When paired with inventory that...
Tags: Real Estate, San Francisco, Indianapolis, Chicago, Radio, United States, Washington Dc, Portland, San Diego, San Jose, Las Vegas, Houston, Seattle, Cleveland, St Louis, Detroit

Reports: Spurs save just $811,447 in DeMarre Carroll buyout

The Spurs signed 37-year-old Pau Gasol to a ridiculously expensive contract in 2017. Gasol even surrendered $2.5 million of his remaining $10,401,695 in a buyout so he could join the Bucks late last season. San Antonio signed Carroll last summer.
Tags: News, Spurs, San Antonio Spurs, Pau Gasol, San Antonio, Carroll, DeMarre Carroll

Purple & Bold: Why the Lakers don’t need fixing

This is the Wednesday, Feb. 19 edition of the Purple & Bold Lakers newsletter. To receive the newsletter in your inbox, sign up here. So Adrian Wojnarowski keeps dropping bombs, and they keep missing the Lakers. On Tuesday came the news that Reggie Jackson looks to be Clippers-bound after agreeing to a buyout with the Pistons. And with the trade deadline bearing down on Feb. 6, the Clippers got the deal done for Marcus Morris. Oh, and yeah, last July, Kawhi Leonard took his talents down the ha...
Tags: Minnesota, La, Milwaukee, Sports, Sport, Chicago, Soccer, Davis, Nba, Lebron James, Anthony Davis, Darren Collison, Kobe Bryant, Reggie Jackson, Denver, Hall of Fame

Selena Quintanilla tribute concert will feature Pitbull, Ally Brooke and others

Selena Quintanilla will be honored 25 years after her death in a San Antonio tribute concert in May. Check out the impressive lineup here.          [Author: Corpus Christi]
Tags: Religion, San Antonio, Corpus Christi, Selena Quintanilla, Pitbull Ally Brooke

Blues Acquire Scandella from Canadiens for Picks

The St. Louis Blues have made a move, acquiring left-handed defenseman Marco Scandella from the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for a pair of draft picks. The Blues will surrender a 2020 second-round draft pick, as well as a conditional 2021 fourth-round draft pick. The Canadiens will reportedly retain half of Scandella’s $4 million total salary cap hit. The Canadiens have acquired St. Louis’ second-round pick in the 2020 NHL Draft (and a conditional fourth-round pick in 2021), in exchange ...
Tags: News, Sport, Blues, AHL, Hockey, NHL, Montreal, St Louis, Calgary Flames, San Antonio, Anaheim Ducks, New Jersey Devils, Montreal Canadiens, Canadiens, TSN, Buffalo Sabres

Encouraging Signs For Black Homeownership Rate as it Rebounds From Historic Lows

The homeownership rate for black households rose during the second half of 2018, perhaps the start of a recovery from lows following the Great Recession Seattle, WA – Feb. 18, 2020 (PRNewswire) Recent trends in the black homeownership rate show an increasing number are becoming homeowners. The homeownership rate for black households jumped 3.4 percentage points over the second half of 2019, bringing it from a three-decade low to back near historic averagesi. A deeper analysis by Zillow® reve...
Tags: News, Washington, Sacramento, San Francisco, Atlanta, Radio, Washington Dc, Portland, Dallas, Birmingham, Home Ownership, Zillow, Columbus, San Antonio, Richmond, Orlando

An Online Collection of Mexican Cookbooks (1789-Present)

The University of Texas at San Antonio maintains a collection of over 2000 Mexican cookbooks dating from as far back as 1789 and a selection of those is available online. UTSA’s Mexican Cookbook Collection is comprised of more than 2,000 cookbooks, from 1789 to the present, with most books dating from 1940-2000. In addition to broad general coverage, the collection includes concentrations in the areas of regional cooking, healthy and vegetarian recipes, corporate advertising cookbooks, and ma...
Tags: Mexico, San Antonio, Jason Kottke, UTSA, University of Texas

Attending SDC2020? The Pro’s Guide to getting the MOST from SDC.

NBAA’s Schedulers & Dispatcher Conference (SDC, or often just called “S&D”) is the only major event in the business aviation industry focused on flight department schedulers and dispatchers. It’s a fun, energetic four-day event that attracts over 2,900 industry professionals. The show is held in a different city every year, so each one is unique and special. SDC2020 will be held March 10-13 in Charlotte, NC. Whether you’re a first-time attendee or seasoned SDC alum, there’s a lot going on in the...
Tags: Aviation, San Antonio, Fedex, Charlotte, NBAA, SDC, NBAA SDC, Grand Prize Luncheon, Mega Pro Tip, High-Traffic Events, Schedulers And Dispatchers

Kawhi Leonard Becomes First to Win All-Star MVP Award Named for Kobe Bryant

(CHICAGO) — Kawhi Leonard made it look effortless, nailing one 3-pointer after another and nearly matching an All-Star Game record. The tough part came afterward. Finding the right words to express how he felt after becoming the first Kobe Bryant MVP award winner wasn’t so easy. Leonard scored 30 points and hit eight 3-pointers to lead Team LeBron to a 157-155 victory over Team Giannis on Sunday night. He was presented the MVP trophy that the league renamed after Bryant on Saturday, three w...
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Toronto, Los Angeles, Chicago, Michael Jordan, Basketball, Nba, Lebron James, Anthony Davis, Kobe Bryant, Denver, San Antonio, Los Angeles Clippers, Lakers, Paul George

Ashoka ft. Jay Wile – “40/60”

Ashoka is an on the rise recording artist best known for his breakout cut, “Regular Day“. Jay Wile is a San Antonio based crooner best known for his vibrant new R&B sound and the recent hit, “Who’s Lovin U“. Today, the two new stars bring their respective fan bases together for a buzzworthy new collaboration, titled, “40/60”. Ashoka and Jay Wile create an energetic new love song that displays a man attempting leaps and bounds to profess his love for his sufficient other. Filled with passion, cr...
Tags: Jazz, San Antonio, Singles, Ashoka, Jay Wile

Selena Quintanilla's 25th anniversary legacy event coming to San Antonio

Q Productions and the city of San Antonio will announce a new celebration that will honor Tejano legend Selena Quintanilla.          [Author: Corpus Christi]
Tags: Religion, San Antonio, Corpus Christi, Selena Quintanilla

The CDC Has Confirmed a 15th Case of COVID-19 in the U.S. Here’s What to Know

The U.S. now has 15 confirmed cases of COVID-19, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced Thursday. The latest case is a patient at the JBSA-Lackland military base in San Antonio, Texas, where 91 evacuees from Wuhan, China—the epicenter of the outbreak—have been in mandatory quarantine since they left China for the U.S. on Feb. 6. This is the first person under quarantine at the base who has tested positive for the virus, the CDC said in a public statement Thursday. ...
Tags: Texas, News, California, Cdc, Washington, China, Boston, Massachusetts, Uncategorized, Ap, United States, Arizona, Associated Press, State Department, Illinois, San Antonio

CDC is hopeful weather will suppress coronavirus, others unsure of weather's role

The Center for Disease Control (CDC) on Thursday confirmed the 15th case of novel coronavirus in the United States after a Chinese evacuee was flown to Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. The 14th U.S. case of COVID-19, the official name for the strain of novel coronavirus that has infected tens of thousands mostly in China, was confirmed on Wednesday night.The death toll for the virus reached more than 1,300 total fatalities as of Thursday morning, the vast majority of which have occurred i...
Tags: Science, Cdc, China, Beijing, United States, New Hampshire, Npr, Donald Trump, Accuweather, San Antonio, Reuters, Beijing China, LAHORE Pakistan, MANCHESTER N H AP, Nicholls, Evan Vucci

Homebuyers face more competition amid listings shortage

By Alex Veiga, The Associated Press Americans shopping for a home this spring may face more competition than they have in years. A strong labor market and growing pool of would-be buyers as more millennials enter their 30s is expected to fuel demand for homes at a time when the inventory of properties for sale is at the lowest level in more than a decade. While buyers will benefit from favorable mortgage rates, which remain near historic lows, the heightened competition and scant supply of homes...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, San Diego, Zillow, San Antonio, Phoenix, NAR, San Jose California, Fannie Mae, Minneapolis St Paul, ALEX VEIGA, George Ratiu, Ratiu, National Association of Realtors High

Canada-heavy Rising Stars roster showcases nation's rising basketball clout

It's not quite the United States versus Canada at the NBA Rising Stars Challenge, but it's getting there.Friday's game, part of this weekend's all-star festivities in Chicago, will feature a record four Canadians in action.The contest for NBA rookies and sophomores pits 10 Americans against 10 players from the rest of the world. This year, rookies RJ Barrett (Mississauga, Ont.), Nickeil Alexander-Walker (Toronto) and Brandon Clarke (Vancouver) join forces with sophomore Shai ...
Tags: New York, News, Minnesota, World, Chicago, Canada, United States, Nba, Clarke, Miami, Vancouver, Victoria, Montreal, Detroit, Duke, Denver

Gay cop outed by ex-wife is shocked by right-wing colleague’s reaction

Mike Crumrine (Photo: I’m From Driftwood / Youtube) A gay cop has talked about the time he was outed and what happened afterward. It’s one of the latest video stories to be posted to I’m From Driftwood, the unique, online archive of LGBTI voices and experiences. Mike Crumrine is from San Antonio, Texas. In the mid-90s, Texas still enforced its “homosexual conduct law”, outlawing gay sex. Gay people could, and were, dismissed from their jobs if their employer found out about their sexuality. C...
Tags: Texas, Life, Lifestyle, San Antonio, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Semi-evergreen, Mike, Austin Texas, San Antonio Texas, LGBTI, Crumrine, Mike Crumrine, Lesbian Gay Peace Officers Association

GAME RECAP: Spurs 114, Thunder 106

LaMarcus Aldridge leads San Antonio past Oklahoma City with 25 points and 14 rebounds as the Spurs get the road win on Tuesday night.
Tags: News, Spurs, San Antonio, Oklahoma City, LaMarcus Aldridge

Federal Appeals Court Halts Deportation of Child, 5, With Head Injury

(HOUSTON) — A federal appeals court in California temporarily halted the deportation of a 5-year-old child who injured his head before immigration agents arrested his family and whose advocates say needs to be seen by a neurologist. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals issued an order late Monday that prevents the immediate removal of the boy, his 1-year-old brother, and their mother, who are being held at U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s family detention center at Dilley, Texas....
Tags: Texas, News, California, Uncategorized, Courts, Houston, Guatemala, San Antonio, 9th U S Circuit Court of Appeals, U S Justice Department, Customs Enforcement, Dilley, Federal Appeals Court, Stephen V Wilson, Onetime, Dilley Texas The

In New Hampshire, a Third-Place Finish Could Still Be a ‘Win’

(Bloomberg Opinion) -- Get Jonathan Bernstein’s newsletter every morning in your inbox. Click here to subscribe.Here’s a guess for you: Things have now aligned to make the “winner” of the New Hampshire primary on Tuesday … whichever candidate finishes third. And that’s not entirely crazy.Yes, primaries can be weird, especially the early ones. Media reaction matters, and the media doesn’t always give the biggest stories to the candidate who gets the most votes. In fact, Pete Buttigieg basically “...
Tags: News, Bloomberg, Hillary Clinton, New Hampshire, Iowa, Bill Clinton, Warren, Amy Klobuchar, Republican Party, Biden, Bloomberg LP, Michael Bloomberg, Vermont, San Antonio, Bernie Sanders, Clinton

Hield, Kings Heat Up To Keep Spurs Reeling, 122-102

SACRAMENTO (AP) — Buddy Hield scored 31 points and made nine 3-pointers, Harrison Barnes added 25 points and the Sacramento Kings beat the San Antonio Spurs 122-102 on Saturday night. Nemanja Bjelica had 15 points and six rebounds as the Kings won their third straight and sixth in eight games. Kent Bazemore scored 15 points and De’Aaron Fox had 13 points and five assists. Hield became the fastest player in NBA history to reach 800 career 3-pointers, doing it in 296 games. Golden State’s Stephen ...
Tags: Milwaukee, Sports, Sacramento Kings, Sacramento, Ap, Spurs, Basketball, Kings, Nba, San Antonio Spurs, Denver, San Antonio, Harrison Barnes, Stephen Curry, DeMar DeRozan, DeRozan

ICE Sued Over Lack of Medical Treatment for Detained 5-Year-Old With Head Injury

(HOUSTON) — The mother of a 5-year-old Guatemalan boy sued U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement over the medical care he has received in detention for a head injury suffered before the family was arrested. The lawsuit filed late Friday in California asks a judge to order the child to be taken to a pediatric neurologist or pediatric neurosurgeon. It also seeks to prevent ICE from trying to immediately deport the family. The boy fell out of a shopping cart in December, fractured his skull...
Tags: Texas, News, California, Immigration, Uncategorized, Ap, Associated Press, Houston, Guatemala, San Antonio, Cohen, U S Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Dilley, Children s Hospital of San Antonio, Onetime, Dilley Texas

The Big Losers of the New Hampshire Debate

(Bloomberg Opinion) -- So I was wrong. Really wrong. I said on Friday morning that it was unlikely that Pete Buttigieg’s rivals on the Democratic debate stage in New Hampshire on Friday night would be eager to attack him. I also predicted that generally we might see relatively few fireworks.But especially in the first hour (and, to be fair, often in response to moderator questions), it was perhaps the most contentious presidential debate of the cycle. There were plenty of hits on the former Sout...
Tags: News, Minnesota, Washington, White House, Elizabeth Warren, Bloomberg, Ukraine, Cnn, New Hampshire, Iowa, Warren, Amy Klobuchar, Biden, Donald Trump, Abc News, George Stephanopoulos

Kings Make 19 3-Pointers, Thump Heat 105-97

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – Bogdan Bogdanovic scored 23 points, Buddy Hield added 21 and the Sacramento Kings used 19 3-pointers to beat the Miami Heat 105-97 on Friday night. De’Aaron Fox had 16 points and eight assists as the Kings won their fifth in seventh games. Nemanja Bjelica added 15 points and eight assists. Eight days after setting a franchise record with 21 3-pointers, Sacramento nearly matched it while going 19 of 42 beyond the arc. Bogdanovic had six 3s, and Hield and Bjelica had five...
Tags: Sports, Sacramento Kings, Sacramento, Fox, Spurs, Portland, Kings, Nba, Miami, Memphis, San Antonio, Miami Heat, Robinson, Clippers, Buddy Hield, Jae Crowder

Heisler: Kyle Kuzma, last of the young Lakers, is still here … barely

Where have all the young Lakers gone, long time passing? Thursday’s trade deadline saw the Lakers’ roster remain unchanged despite all the talk about stuff they had to do … like going small, despite how well they had done going huge … or signing the retired Darren Collison as a backup point guard, despite the presence of the capable Rajon Rondo. In the really bad news for the Lakers, the Clippers beat them out for the handiest player for teams in win-now mode, New York’s Marcus Morris, the NBA’s...
Tags: New York, Milwaukee, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Brooklyn, Portland, Davis, Nba, New Orleans, Magic, Rockets, Lebron James, Anthony Davis, Darren Collison, Kobe Bryant

CDC: 5 Evacuees From Wuhan At Travis AFB Hospitalized With Coronavirus Symptoms

TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE (CBS13) — Five people who were evacuated from Wuhan, China and quarantined at Travis Air Force Base have been confirmed “symptomatic” and transported to local hospitals, the CDC confirmed. According to the CDC, the five patients have not officially been diagnosed with the coronavirus, they are only symptomatic. Those patients are being held in isolation at local hospitals, a CDC spokesperson said. Officials say one of the five patients arrived at Travis on the first evacuat...
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Hellebuyck Makes 35 Saves to Lead Jets Over Blues 4-2

ST. LOUIS — Andrew Copp broke a third period tie, Connor Hellebuyck made 35 saves and the Winnipeg Jets beat the St. Louis Blues 4-2 Thursday night. Patrik Laine, Jansen Harkins and Nikolaj Ehlers also scored for Winnipeg. Colton Parayko and Carl Gunnarsson scored for St. Louis, which had recorded a point in its previous 11 home games. Jordan Binnington stopped 21 shots for the Western Conference leaders. Copp pounced on the rebound of a shot by Harkins to break a 2-2 tie with 10:56 lef...
Tags: Sport, Chicago, Blues, Dallas, AHL, Hockey, NHL, St Louis, San Antonio, Ottawa, St Louis Blues, American Hockey League, Winnipeg Jets, Western Conference, Gunnarsson, Carl Gunnarsson

Lindsey Morgan Joins Jared Padalecki’s Walker Series at The CW

Lindsey Morgan joins Jared Padalecki’s Walker series at The CW The CW’s The 100 star Lindsey Morgan has joined Jared Padalecki’s (Supernatural) Walker series in a lead role, Variety has confirmed. The upcoming project received a series order at The CW for the 2020-2021 season. RELATED: Supernatural 15.12 Promo: Galaxy Brain Walker follows Cordell Walker (Padalecki), a widower and father of two with his own moral code, who returns home to Austin after being undercover for two years, only to di...
Tags: TV, Texas, Movies, Superman, Austin, Army, TV News, The Cw, Cw, San Antonio, Texas Rangers, Morgan, Walker, CBS Television Studios, ComingSoon, Jared Padalecki

Will Clippers stand pat as potential trade targets come off the board?

LOS ANGELES — It’s officially hang-onto-your-hat season in the NBA, with the trade deadline bearing down at noon PT on Thursday. As the Miami Heat prepared to face the Clippers on Wednesday at Staples Center, word came – via an Adrian Wojnarowski tweet – that veteran forward Andre Iguodala was on his way from Memphis to Miami, where he will receive a two-year, $30 million extension. He was said to be part of a three-team, multi-player deal that also includes Oklahoma City. The Clippers (and Lake...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Spurs, Nba, Miami, Houston, Rivers, Memphis, Staples Center, San Antonio, Golden State Warriors, New York Knicks, Andre Iguodala, Lakers

LeBron gets 36 in 3-point barrage, Lakers rout Spurs 129-102

LeBron James scored 19 of his 36 points in the fourth quarter while hitting five 3-pointers in an incredible three-minute span, propelling the Los Angeles Lakers to a 129-102 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Tuesday night. James added nine assists and seven rebounds, and he hit five of his six 3s in that decisive barrage. Anthony Davis and Kyle Kuzma had 18 points apiece as the Lakers beat San Antonio for the third time this season, sweeping the season series.
Tags: News, San Antonio Spurs, Lebron James, Anthony Davis, Los Angeles Lakers, San Antonio, James, Lakers, The Lakers, LeBron, Kyle Kuzma

Gregg Popovich remembers Kobe Bryant ‘like a superhero who was actually human’

LOS ANGELES — For a 12-year span, the Western Conference ran through two roads. Through Los Angeles. Or through San Antonio. In that span from the 1998-99 season to the 2009-10 campaign, the Lakers and Spurs combined to win nine NBA championships. Much of the Spurs’ success was credited to the strategic brilliance of Coach Gregg Popovich. And much the Lakers’ success was credited to the brilliant play of future Hall of Famer Kobe Bryant. Speaking Tuesday night before another tilt at Staples Cent...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Spurs, Nba, Tim Duncan, Lebron James, Kobe Bryant, Staples Center, San Antonio, James, Lakers, Compton, DeMar DeRozan, The Lakers