The year after the rise of the Berlin Wall, a group of West Germans risked everything to dig tunnels underneath it to free people trapped on the other side in East Berlin. Two major television networks heard about the secret projects, and planned to fund and film two separate tunnel escapes. 

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The strategy is called "Dark Stores." Lowes is suing Bexar County to have its stores assessed as vacant empty buildings and not as vibrant profit generators.


9/11 created the world's largest crime scene. There were 2,753 people killed; 293 of the bodies were found intact; 21,900 body fragments were found in the debris and 1,113 people are unidentified.


A proposed $450 million bond and tax rate increase could pay to renovate aging campuses, provide new technologies and offer after school and summer programs in the San Antonio Independent School District.


In a turn-about San Antonio Water System CEO Robert​ Puente said the water utility would take over the construction of the Vista Ridge Water Pipeline if Garney was unable to meet certain deadlines.