SAHA seeks public input on apartments planned for Victoria Commons By Peggy O’Hare, Staff Writer February 19, 2018 Updated: February 19, 2018 8:18pm Photo: Billy Calzada /San Antonio Express-News Image 1of/5 CaptionClose Image 1 of 5 People listened last week to the San Antonio Housing Authority’s plans to build another mixed-income apartment complex in the Victoria Commons area southeast of downtown. This is the latest apartment development planned for the neighborhood where the Victoria Courts public housing project used to stand before its demolition in 1999 and 2000. less People listened last week to the San Antonio Housing Authority’s plans to build another mixed-income apartment complex in the Victoria Commons area southeast of downtown. This is the latest apartment ... more Photo: Billy Calzada /San Antonio … [Read more...] about SAHA seeks public input on apartments planned for Victoria Commons
LATEST: Two caught in Portage with BB-style guns near school released by police, charges pending PORTAGE — Two men target shooting with BB-style guns Thursday triggered a district-wide lockdown of the city's public and private schools, Portage police said.The two men were later apprehended near Fegely Middle School, but have been released from police custody.Police Chief Troy Williams said the men were brought back to the station and later released. The reports will be forwarded to the Porter County Prosecutor's office for potential charges. The names of the two men were not released pending the filing of formal charges."It is not a crime to walk on a street with a rifle, but it's not the norm," Williams said.Reports of men with weapons near the school triggered a flood of police response just after 7:30 a.m.Williams said the incident is a reminder of the public safety concern created by people who carry weapons near public school buildings, especially 24 hours after a mass … [Read more...] about 5 important stories you need to know from Thursday: Two caught in Portage with BB-style guns near school released by police, charges pending. Indiana Supreme Court rules Lake Michigan shoreline belongs to all Hoosiers.
A subdued, handcuffed Nikolas Cruz made his first court appearance Thursday on charges of premeditated murder in the killing of 17 students and faculty at a Florida high school.Wearing an orange jail jumpsuit and with his head slightly lowered, Cruz said only, "yes, ma'am," when addressed on closed-circuit television by Judge Kim Theresa Mollica.Mollica ordered the suspect held without bond on 17 counts of murder. His attorney, public defender Melissa McNeill, stood with her arm around Cruz during the brief court appearance as they stood before a podium looking at the camera, did not contest the order.Cruz, with his hands shackled at his waist, turned and was led out of the room by deputies. More: Here's how you can help victims and those impacted by the Florida school shooting More: Florida school shooting suspect belonged to white nationalist group More: Florida school shooting: Worst school shootings in U.S. … [Read more...] about Florida school shooting suspect makes 1st court appearance
Students released from a lockdown are overcome with emotion following following a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (John McCall/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP) Students hold their hands in the air as they are evacuated by police from Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., after a shooter opened fire on the campus. (Mike Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP) Waiting for word from students parents and family gather at Coral Springs Drive and the Sawgrass Expressway just south of the campus following a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (Amy Beth Bennett/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP) Medical personnel tend to a victim following a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (John McCall/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP) Students run with their hands in the air following a … [Read more...] about Florida teen faces 17 counts of murder, has morning court date
Michal Kranz, provided by Published 12:37 pm, Sunday, February 18, 2018 Thomson Reuters A court has decided to release documents related to independent counsel Ken Starr's investigation into former President Bill Clinton that eventually led to Clinton's impeachment. That investigation was similar to the special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation in several ways. It may provide clues for Mueller on how to get President Donald Trump to testify under oath. Trump's lawyers though have been stonewalling Mueller — and negotiations between the two legal teams might take up to six months. Trump praised Starr in a tweet on Sunday. CNN reported. You might also like: Now Playing: Yet another firestorm is raging in Washington, after US President Trump declassified an explosive memo alleging the Russia investigation was politically motivated from the start. The four-page document, written by Republicans on the House of Representatives intelligence … [Read more...] about A court might hand Mueller a new asset in his quest to get Trump to testify