The Source: Is Fantasy Football Gambling?

Nov 18, 2015

The already popular online game fantasy football has grown in recent years, with an estimated 56 million playing this season. With this increase in players has also come an increase in scrutiny. DraftKings and FanDuel were recently investigated after one employee won big, possibly with insider information.

Scott Ball

A local group is hosting an event that has, let's face it,  one of the snappiest titles.   

"Pecha Kucha.  It's a Japanese term for chit-chat."

Vicki Yuan is the chair of the event. And the term chit-chat kind of undersells what the event is about.  

"It's a community lecture series where each presenter, who is from San Antonio, presents 20 images automatically timed at 20 seconds per image."


Middle-aged white Americans undoubtedly is one of the most fortunate demographics in the world. But according to Princeton economists Angus Deaton and Anne Case, this group is actually experiencing a surprising increase in mortality rates.

Flu Season Is Here - Vaccination Encouraged

Nov 18, 2015
US National Institute of Health NIAID

SAN ANTONIO (Nov. 18, 2015) – The San Antonio Metropolitan Health District (Metro Health) reminds the community to get their flu vaccine as early as possible.

Everyone six months old and older should get vaccinated. People age 65 and older, pregnant women, young children and those with chronic health conditions such as asthma, diabetes, heart disease, lung disease or kidney and liver disorders are more susceptible to serious influenza complications, so flu vaccine is especially important for them.

Ryan E. Poppe / Texas Public Radio

The criminal case against former Gov. Rick Perry is hanging in the balance Wednesday as the state's highest criminal court takes it up in what could be the most consequential moment yet for the indictment.