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Derrick White and the Game 3 breakout Denver never saw coming

The Nuggets hadn't won a game in San Antonio since March 2012. Derrick White made sure Denver's streak continued with a career-best performance.
Tags: Sport, Nba, Denver, San Antonio, Nuggets, Derrick White


White has career-high 36 points, Spurs beat Nuggets 118-108

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Derrick White had a career-high 36 points and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Denver Nuggets 118-108 on Thursday night, withstanding a first-half lapse to take a 2-1 lead in the first-round series. Nikola Jokic had 22 points, eight rebounds and seven assists for Denver. Game 4 is Saturday in San […]
Tags: News, Sports, Denver Nuggets, Ap, Spurs, San Antonio Spurs, San Antonio, White, Nuggets, Nikola Jokic, Derrick White


Spurs beat Nuggets 118-108 to take 2-1 series lead

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Derrick White had a career-high 36 points and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Denver Nuggets 118-108 on Thursday night, withstanding a first-half lapse to take a 2-1 lead in the first-round series. Nikola Jokic had 22 points, eight rebounds and seven assists for Denver. Game 4 is Saturday in San […]
Tags: News, Sports, Denver Nuggets, Ap, San Antonio Spurs, San Antonio, Nuggets, Nikola Jokic, Derrick White


Whicker: The fun has become work for the Warriors

LOS ANGELES — Often, the Warriors are accused of “flipping a switch” when they want to play like champions again. Actually, they’d like to flip off the switch and go to bed for a year or two. Golden State has literally played five basketball seasons in the past four. To win three of the past four NBA titles and to go to Game 7 in the Finals of the other one, they have played 83 extra games. It is the longest stretch of spectacular winning the NBA has seen since the Celtics won every championship...
Tags: Milwaukee, Sports, DeMarcus Cousins, Toronto, America, Los Angeles, Sport, Chicago, Soccer, Nba, Dallas, Philadelphia, NHL, Houston, Derrick Rose, Columbus


Accenture Invests in San Antonio Government-Cybersecurity Operations

San Antonio—Global technology and consulting services company Accenture is building out a facility in San Antonio that will focus on cybersecurity in government operations.Accenture (NYSE: CAN) says it plans to invest $5 million in the center, which will be run by its subsidiary Accenture Federal Services. It will focus on managing, detecting, and responding to cyber threats that target government networks, the company said in a news release. Accenture is based in Dublin, Ireland and Accenture ...
Tags: Startups, Texas, Technology, Government, Trends, Startup, Tech, Cybersecurity, Artificial Intelligence, Can, Innovation, Cyber, Ai, Accenture, San Antonio, Hiring


Anti-queer Texans launch “Save Chick-fil-A” day after San Antonio airport ban

The group also rallied to support bills that would allow discrimination against LGBTQ people under the guise of religious freedom.
Tags: Feature, Texas, Life, Lifestyle, Chick-fil-a, San Antonio, Ad Friendly


Alliance officially out of business, files for bankruptcy

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Alliance of American Football is officially out of business. The eight-team league that folded after eight games of its initial season ceased all business operations and filed for bankruptcy Wednesday. “The AAF is committed to ensuring that our bankruptcy proceeds in an efficient and orderly manner,” the league said in […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, San Antonio, AAF, Alliance of American Football


Texas man dies after killing neighbor, setting house ablaze

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Authorities in San Antonio say a man assaulted his wife, fatally shot a neighbor and set his house on fire before dying in a hail of gunfire with police. Police Chief William McManus says the man “severely” beat his wife Tuesday afternoon and then opened fire on her as she ran […]
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Redfin Report: West Coast Buyers are Now More Likely to Win the 1st Home They Bid On

San Jose, Seattle and San Diego Saw Big Year-Over-Year Gains in the Share of Homebuyers Winning the First Home They Make an Offer on Seatle, WA – April 16, 2019 (PRNewswire) (NASDAQ: RDFN) Fifty-six percent of buyers nationwide who purchased a home in the first quarter closed on the very first home they made an offer on, according to a report from Redfin, (www.redfin.com), the technology-powered real estate brokerage. This is up from 52 percent a year earlier, and is the highest first-of...
Tags: Washington, Austin, Radio, Canada, Portland, San Diego, San Jose, National, West Coast, Seattle, Baltimore, San Antonio, Redfin, Charlotte, Chicago Il, Phoenix


Baby boy receiving treatment after he was born without skin

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Doctors are working toward a diagnosis and care plan for a baby boy who has spent the first three months of his life in hospitals after he was born without skin. Ja’bari Gray has been hospitalized since his birth on Jan. 1 at Methodist Hospital in San Antonio, the San Antonio […]
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Follow live: Spurs look to keep the good times rolling

After winning the opener, San Antonio can take complete control of its series against Denver with a victory in Game 2.
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Going Green: Homes with Solar Panels Sell for 4.1% More

Zillow helps homeowners understand the solar energy potential of their homes by providing a Sun Number for more than 84 million homes Seattle, WA – April 16, 2019 (PRNewswire) More than 80 percent of home buyers say energy-efficient features are important[i], a truth that’s reflected by data showing homes with solar energy systems fetch higher prices. A new Zillow® analysis shows homes with solar-energy systems sold for 4.1 percent more on average than others nationwide in the past...
Tags: Energy, Real Estate, New York, California, Washington, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Indianapolis, Radio, Portland, San Diego, San Jose, Seattle, Cleveland, Zillow, Baltimore


Magic, Spurs, Blazers look for 2-0 series leads

Orlando had to fight until the final days of the regular season to get its postseason berth. Portland had to scramble down the stretch to replace a huge part of its success. And as is usually the case, San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich had his team playing its best basketball at the end. The Magic, […]
Tags: News, Sports, Portland, Nba, San Antonio, Orlando, Gregg Popovich, Magic Spurs Blazers


DeMar DeRozan raises game another level in San Antonio

DENVER (AP) — The thinking of DeMar DeRozan before joining San Antonio: Shoot. The mentality now: Share. Always a skilled scorer, the 29-year-old and four-time All-Star has taken his game to another level in San Antonio by taking to the floor with a different approach — a get-teammates-even-more-involved approach. “Spurs’ way, baby,” said DeRozan, whose […]
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Lesser-known UNESCO sites in the US

Of the 1,092 UNESCO World Heritage sites in the world, there are 23 in the United States. The big ones — the Statue of Liberty, Grand Canyon National Park, and Independence Hall — draw millions of visitors every year. While these places certainly deserve all the hype they get, they’re not the only UNESCO sites worthy of your travel plans. In honor of World Heritage Day on April 15, we’re highlighting some of the lesser-known UNESCO sites in the United States. From the deserts of New Mexico to...
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Julián Castro raises $1.1M in first quarter of 2020 race

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Julían Castro says he raised $1.1 million in the first quarter of his 2020 run. The former San Antonio mayor’s numbers, released Monday, lag well behind other contenders in the crowded field of Democrats. He’s also short of the 65,000-donor threshold to guarantee a spot in the first […]
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SolarWinds, Moki, Nimbix, GoT, Rice Business Plan & More TX Tech

—SolarWinds, an Austin IT services company, has acquired Samanage, a maker of service desk software based in Cary, NC. The $350 million cash deal is expected to close by the end of June. SolarWinds said in a prepared statement that Samanage’s products will add to its suite of software made for more than 300,000 customers which are IT organizations from small companies to large enterprises. SolarWinds went public in a $375 million IPO in October.—Moki Software has hired Adam Maher as its CEO. Sa...
Tags: Startups, Mobile, Gaming, Cloud, Hbo, Texas, Television, Ipo, Cloud Computing, Boston, Funding, San Francisco, Trends, Tech, Investment, It


Depression-Era Workers Found Strange Fossilized Beasts in 'Texas Serengeti'

About 12 million years ago, antelopes with slingshot-like horns and beasts that weren't quite elephants but that had long trunks and tusks tramped across the "Texas Serengeti" searching for food and caring for their babies.Little was known about this ancient menagerie until, during the Great Depression, the government created the Works Progress Administration (WPA) and tasked some of the organization's employees with finding and preserving thousands of fossils from the Miocene, an epoch ...
Tags: Texas, Science, North America, San Antonio, Matthew Brown, University of Texas at Austin, Works Progress Administration, The University of Texas at Austin, Jackson School of Geosciences, Texas Gulf Coast, BEEVILLE, Texas Serengeti, Glen Evans, University of Texas at Austin Jackson School, Steven May, Palaeontologia Electronica Photos


Former Sabres Seeing Playoff Action

While the 2018-19 edition of the Buffalo Sabres may have failed to qualify for the postseason for the eighth straight season – the longest current playoff drought in the NHL – many former Sabres are competing for the Stanley Cup. Related – Off the Crossbar: Housley Preps Sabres for Playoffs Of the 16 teams to make the playoffs, nine of them have ex-Sabres on their roster. There are 14 players in total that donned the blue and gold. So if you’re looking for a team or a familiar face to roo...
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Grand Prix of Long Beach: Scott Dixon turns in top practice run

LONG BEACH — Scott Dixon is one of the longtime stars of the NTT IndyCar series. Make no mistake about that. The defending series champion has won five series championships, and he is second in points this season through three races ahead of Sunday’s Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach. It was only practice, but […] LONG BEACH — Scott Dixon is one of the longtime stars of the NTT IndyCar series. Make no mistake about that. The defending series champion has won five series championships, and he is ...
Tags: Mexico, Sports, Sport, Soccer, New Zealand, Long Beach, San Antonio, Valencia, Motorsports, Will Power, Alexander, Austin Texas, Dixon, NTT, Simon Pagenaud, Alexander Rossi


Airmen to honor last WWII Doolittle Raider at Texas service

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Hundreds of airmen will line the main entrance of an Air Force base in Texas to salute as the family of the last of the 80 Doolittle Tokyo Raiders arrives for his memorial service. Retired Lt. Col. Richard “Dick” Cole died Tuesday in San Antonio at the age of 103. The […]
Tags: Texas, News, Ap, Nation, Air Force, San Antonio, Doolittle Raider, Doolittle Tokyo Raiders, Richard Dick Cole


Playoff time: 10 things to know for the NBA postseason

There’s no LeBron James in these playoffs, so the NBA Finals will have a distinctly new look for the first time in nine years. There’s no Tony Parker, for the first time in nearly two decades. There’s no Dwyane Wade, and he’ll never play a playoff game again. San Antonio is in the postseason for […]
Tags: News, Sports, Nba, Tony Parker, Lebron James, San Antonio, Wade


Get Cozy: Walls Are Closing in on Today’s Renters

Renters could have afforded a unit 225 square feet larger for the same monthly rent just five years ago – about the size of two more bedrooms Seattle, WA – April 11, 2019 (PRNewswire) It’s not just your imagination; renters are getting less bang for their buck these days. U.S. renters have to squeeze into homes 15 percent smaller than they would have five years ago to keep their monthly payment the same, according to a  . That’s 225 square feet less space – equivalent to losing a 1...
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Redfin Report: Detroit, Indianapolis and Buffalo Among the Least Disaster-Prone and Most Affordable Places to Live

Redfin Analysis Uses “Natural Disaster Hazard Score” to Rate the 50 Biggest U.S. Metro Areas by Frequency of Earthquakes, Fires, Floods, Tornadoes and Hurricanes Seattle, WA – April 11, 2019 (PRNewswire) (NASDAQ: RDFN) — Providence, Rhode Island, Detroit, Michigan and Hartford, Connecticut are the least disaster-prone metro areas in the country, according to Redfin, (www.redfin.com), the technology-powered real estate brokerage. In a new report, Redfin rated the 50 biggest metro areas accord...
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Julián Castro takes questions at CNN town hall

Former San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro will face voters at CNN's town hall in Washington D.C. Follow here for the latest.
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Spurs’ Derrick White takes leadership role into playoffs

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Derrick White’s ascension into the starting lineup and the pivotal role he has played in helping San Antonio earn its 22nd straight postseason appearance was a greater surprise to him than anyone else. To hear his teammates and coach Gregg Popovich tell it, the soft-spoken kid not only belongs in the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, San Antonio, Gregg Popovich, Derrick White


Active Capital Leads $1.8M Round for Back Office’s AI Bookkeeping

San Antonio—Active Capital is leading a $1.8 million seed funding round for West Palm Beach, FL-based automated bookkeeping software maker Back Office. 500 FinTech, PlugNPlay Ventures, and angel investors also participated, according to Active.Back Office says it uses artificial intelligence-driven software to automate revenue and expense reporting (among other accounting measures) for businesses. It has a team of in-house bookkeepers who help on-board customers’ data into the software, which c...
Tags: Startups, Accelerator, Florida, Texas, Technology, Trends, Startup, Tech, Investing, Investment, Vc, Artificial Intelligence, Software, Automation, Venture Capital, Ai


NASA Twins Study includes San Antonio multiomics center

The NASA Twins Study compares the health of identical twin astronauts, one who spent a year in spaceflight while the other remained on Earth. A team led by UT Health San Antonio and the University of California, San Diego showed that a metabolite called lactate was increased in the astronaut in space and reverted to normal levels when he returned to Earth. Lactate is connected to the function of cellular powerhouses called mitochondria.
Tags: San Antonio, University Of California San Diego, NASA Twins, UT Health San Antonio, Earth Lactate


Clippers hang on to beat Jazz in OT on Ralph Lawler Night, will face Warriors in first-round series

The Clippers’ Danilo Gallinari reacts to indicate he didn’t touch the ball after it went out of bounds during the first half of Wednesday’s game against the Utah Jazz at Staples Center. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images) LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – APRIL 10: Doc Rivers of the LA Clippers reacts to a call during the game against the Utah Jazz at Staples Center on April 10, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images) NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees tha...
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Spurs beat Mavs 105-94 in Nowitzki’s final game

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge had 34 points and 16 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Dallas Mavericks 105-94 on Wednesday night in Dirk Nowitzki’s final game. Nowitzki finished with 20 points and 10 rebounds in the finale of his storied 21-season career — all with the Mavericks. Nowitzki announced he was […]
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