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Sean Hobson / The Texas Tribune

A forum this weekend wants to celebrate the athletic prowess and talent of Black Professional Baseball in Texas. The league had teams all over San Antonio: The Bombers, The Black Sox, The Black Missions were just a few of a thriving league that was rarely covered by established white newspapers, something that at times hampered Institute of Texan Cultures researcher Greg Garrett's work on area teams.

The first game to bring augmented reality to the masses. A game so popular the servers shut down for overuse, A game that caused its creators stock price to nearly double in a week. Pokemon Go is all the talk of Wall Street, Main street, and has kids and adults alike wandering streets in between, searching for the digital Pocket Monsters first featured in the animated series. 

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The National Weather Service has issued an elevated-to-near-critical fire danger statement for the San Antonio area, the Texas Hill Country and most of South Texas. With winds of nearly 30 miles per hour on heat indexes of 103 to 108, there is an increased risk for brush fires.

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