Texas Officer Shot, Suspect Killed In Early-Morning GunfightAuthorities say a police officer is in serious condition after a fatal gunfight outside an apartment complex in San Antonio.
U.S. Rep: Smuggler Semi Passed Checkpoint Before DiscoveryInvestigators believe a truck driver accused in the deaths of 10 people found inside a packed, sweltering tractor-trailer is just one member of a larger organization involved in human smuggling.
Tractor-Trailer Survivor Says People Cried, Asked For WaterAdan Lara Vega was told the $5,500 he was being charged to be smuggled into the United States would include an air-conditioned truck ride.
Last Orca Born In Captivity At SeaWorld DiesThe last killer whale born in captivity under SeaWorld's former orca-breeding program died Monday at the company's San Antonio park. Veterinarians were treating Kyara for an infection, but her health continued to decline.
Smugglers Offer Crammed Big Rigs As 'VIP Treatment' To U.S.Smugglers have found a durable business model carrying large groups of people — often in big rigs — through an elaborate network of foot guides, safe house operators and drivers.
Truck Driver Could Face Death Penalty In Deadly Human Smuggling CaseAuthorities say the driver, 60-year-old James Bradley, told them he didn't know there were dozens of people in the trailer before discovering them.
Death Toll Reaches 10 In Texas Immigrant-Smuggling CaseThe death toll climbed to 10 in the case of a broiling tractor-trailer found packed with immigrants, federal authorities said Monday as a suspect in the smuggling case awaited a court appearance.
Deaths In San Antonio Highlight Trafficking, Smuggling Issues In TexasIn a desperate bid for a better future, authorities in San Antonio made a deadly discovery in what they call a "horrific" case of human trafficking.
2016 Hailstorms Cost Texas Homeowners $5 BillionThe Texas Department of Insurance released information about the state's hail losses from last year, and the results were not good. Homeowner losses were the highest ever recorded, totaling up to more than $5 billion.
Texas Man Gets 30-Year Prison Sentence For 11th DWIA man in San Antonio has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for what prosecutors said was his 11th DWI conviction. Jurors convicted 57-year-old San Juan Garcia of felony DWI in a January 2014 traffic incident.
Grease Fire Blamed For Blaze Along San Antonio River WalkAuthorities say hundreds of shoppers and hotel guests were safely evacuated after a grease fire at a mall along the San Antonio River Walk poured thick smoke into the tourist area.
No Immediate Ruling On Fate Of Texas' 'Sanctuary Cities' LawA daylong court hearing about the constitutionality of the law — the first hearing since Republican Gov. Greg Abbott signed the bill known as SB4 in May — ended without Garcia ruling whether he will let Texas enforce the law. He did not set a timetable for a decision.