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Baylor's Sochan, Ohio State's Branham to Spurs in NBA draft

Jun. 24, 2022 01:21 AM EDT

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs chose Baylor forward Jeremy Sochan with the ninth overall pick, Ohio State guard Malaki Branham with the 20th selection and Notre Dame’s Blake Wesley at No. 25 in the NBA draft on Thursday night. The trio of 19-year-olds all spent one...

Gas prices sting US workers who depend on their cars

Jun. 23, 2022 09:56 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — High gas prices have Wallace Reid looking for a new career. Reid, who drives for Uber and Lyft in New York, fills up his Lexus at least three times a week. He pays around $95 each time, about double what he was paying last year. To make up for that, he’s driving...

2 killed, 5 injured in drive-by shooting at San Antonio home

Jun. 20, 2022 10:47 AM EDT

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Two people were killed and five others were injured when about 20 to 30 rounds were fired from a vehicle at people gathered in front of a San Antonio home for a family barbecue, police said. Police said two men — ages 45 and 46 — were killed in the shooting...

Ski resort settles lawsuit involving fatal lift accident

Jun. 17, 2022 16:53 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The family of a Texas woman who died after falling from a chairlift at a small Colorado ski resort as she was riding up with her two young daughters has settled a wrongful death lawsuit. William Huber, the girls’ father, filed the lawsuit, claiming staff at Ski...

Today in Arizona History

Jun. 16, 2022 12:25 PM EDT

Sunday, June 19 On this date in 1895, J.O. Dunbar, editor of the Phoenix Gazette, who called the Governor, Territorial Secretary, Attorney General and the Marshal, “assassins, looters, hoodoos, patronage peddlers and land grant sharks” was convicted and fined $3,000 for libel by...

Family devastated after Texas escapee kills man, grandsons

Jun. 04, 2022 02:19 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Residents of Centerville had become more vigilant over the past three weeks as authorities searched for a murderer who had killed on behalf of Mexican drug cartels and who stabbed and injured the driver of a prison transport bus last month when he escaped custody not far from their...

Police: Cop kills 13-year-old who crashed into patrol car

Jun. 03, 2022 15:23 PM EDT

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Police in San Antonio fatally shot a 13-year-old who was driving a suspected stolen car early Friday and rammed it into a marked patrol car, officials said. In a statement, police say officers were answering a report of multiple gunshots fired about 1:30 a.m....

The names: 19 children, 2 teachers killed in Uvalde school

Jun. 03, 2022 11:11 AM EDT

UVALDE, Texas (AP) — Nineteen children were looking forward to a summer filled with Girl Scouts and soccer and video games. Two teachers were closing out a school year that they started with joy and that had held such promise. They're the 21 people who were killed Tuesday when an 18-year-old...

The Revenant: Harini Logan rallies for spelling bee title

Jun. 03, 2022 09:29 AM EDT

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Harini Logan kept trying to learn from her near-misses in online spelling bees. Recognized for years as one of the best spellers in the English language, she had never taken home a national title. In the biggest bee of them all, she endured a new series of...

Officials: Fugitive who escaped from prison bus killed by law enforcement south of San Antonio after exchanging gunfire

Jun. 03, 2022 00:25 AM EDT
DALLAS (AP) — Officials: Fugitive who escaped from prison bus killed by law enforcement south of San Antonio after exchanging gunfire.