A 52-year-old man has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison for plotting to kill his common-law wife, who was shot last year at a South Texas Army post. Alvin Roundtree was sentenced Friday in San Antonio after earlier pleading guilty to assaulting a federal employee with a deadly weapon.
Army Times, Fri, Sep 12 2014 @ 06:12 PM
Cab driver Daniel Afeweki looks out from his Toyota Prius cab as he waits in line for his turn to pick up fares at the airport Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, in San Diego.
MySanAntonio.com, Fri, Sep 12 2014 @ 07:15 PM
San Antonio Billionare B.J. Red McCombs talks about the importance of The Paisano during the grand opening of the The Paisano Media Arts Center, 14526 Roadrunner Way. SAN ANTONIO - Billionaire B.J. "Red" McCombs surprised audience members at the opening of the Paisano Media Arts Center on Saturday when he announced he will match donations of up to $20,000 to the independent, student-run newspaper at the University of Texas at San Antonio .
MySanAntonio.com, Sat, Sep 13 2014 @ 03:00 AM
Melrose Family Fashions is opening a new store over the weekend that, like its other stores, will sell shoes, apparel and accessories for women, men and children.
Business Journal, Fri, Sep 12 2014 @ 07:21 PM
Alvin Mansour of The Mansour Group , senior vice president investments in Marcus Millichap's San Diego office, has arranged the sale of the 223,223-square-foot Almeda Crossing Power Center located in Houston. The 99-percent-leased asset sold for over $30 million to an undisclosed national REIT.
GlobeSt.com, Fri, Sep 12 2014 @ 05:53 PM
Brian Boone gives Brindle a command at a Dallas area store as a Canine Companions staffer observes. Photo: David Woo, Associated Press IRVING, Texas -- Brian Boone is practicing his silly voice.
SFGate, Tue, Sep 9 2014 @ 07:53 PM
With binoculars in hand, an assault rifle slung over his chest and a Glock pistol on his hip, a man named Will scans the banks of the Rio Grande looking for anyone trying to cross from Mexico into Texas. Will is a member of the Patriots, a group of heavily armed private citizens who use displays of force to intimidate people attempting to cross the border illegally.
The Raw Story, Wed, Sep 10 2014 @ 06:57 AM