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Two drown after rescuing children from Texas river

Jun. 14, 2021 20:45 PM EDT

SEGUIN, Texas (AP) — Searchers recovered the body Monday of a second person drowned after he and a woman were swept away after rescuing two children from a Texas river, officials said. The body of Victor Villanueva, 30, was recovered Monday afternoon from the Guadalupe...

San Antonio base locked down for hour after gunfire reported

Jun. 09, 2021 16:20 PM EDT

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — An Air Force base in San Antonio was placed on lockdown for about an hour Wednesday after military officials said gunfire was reported near a base gate. Two gunshots were reported heard coming from outside Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland onto the base...

Head found in Louisiana identified as that of Texas woman

May. 28, 2021 09:14 AM EDT

CAMERON, La. (AP) — A head found along a highway near the Louisiana coast three years ago has been identified as that of a Texas woman who was last seen in 2017. Investigators used dental records to identify the dead person as Sally Ann Hines, 58, of San Antonio, news...

Growing pains as Spurs transition to younger roster

May. 25, 2021 16:02 PM EDT

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — After relying heavily on veterans for two decades, the San Antonio Spurs are having growing pains in their transformation to a younger roster. For the first time, San Antonio missed the playoffs for a second straight season after an NBA-record 22...

Grizzlies get another chance to play into NBA postseason

May. 18, 2021 17:02 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies entered the season hoping to speed up the rebuilding process for the NBA's second-youngest team by reaching the playoffs. The can take the next step in achieving that goal Wednesday night — if they can beat the San Antonio...

LeBron vs. Steph: A play-in game will be a superstar tussle

May. 17, 2021 14:08 PM EDT

LeBron vs. Steph. Oh, what a way to get into NBA playoff mode. The matchups for the NBA’s new play-in tournament are set. It starts Tuesday night with the Eastern Conference: No. 10 Charlotte at No. 9 Indiana and No. 8 Washington at No. 7 Boston....

Moore, short-handed Suns hold off Spurs 123-121

May. 16, 2021 23:29 PM EDT

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Phoenix Suns gave some rest to their All-Star backcourt and got the win but not the help they needed to secure the NBA's top seed. E’Twaun Moore scored 22 points and made a 3-pointer with 2.2 seconds remaining that lifted Phoenix past the San...

As regular season ends, NBA's play-in games take shape

May. 16, 2021 23:27 PM EDT

Bring on the play-in, with the NBA's regular season complete and the defending champion Los Angeles Lakers still not officially in the postseason. The NBA’s new play-in tournament begins Tuesday night, and it took until the 146th and final day of this compressed season...

Play-in or playoffs? Lakers won't know until the final day

May. 15, 2021 22:27 PM EDT

LeBron James may be one game away from the playoffs. Or he may be one game away from the play-in tournament, and a possible high-stakes showdown against Stephen Curry. Either way, the NBA wins Sunday — with what’s certain to be a dramatic end to the regular season. ...

Popovich misses game to attend Duncan's Hall enshrinement

May. 15, 2021 19:35 PM EDT

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Gregg Popovich took Saturday off, for good reason. There was no way he was going to miss Tim Duncan’s enshrinement into the Basketball Hall of Fame. The Spurs played Saturday afternoon without their head coach, after Popovich made the decision...