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SAPD: Woman in critical condition after East Side shooting, suspects at large

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A 31-year-old woman is in critical condition following a shooting on the East Side, according to San Antonio police.

1 injured in apparent road rage shooting on far Northeast Side, police say

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One person is injured after an apparent road rage shooting on the far Northeast Side, according to San Antonio police.The shooting happened Saturday afternoon in the 3700 block of Thousand Oaks Drive.Police said the shooter, who was traveling in a vehi…

‘Let’s kill him’: Man convicted for threatening Bexar County DA

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A man accused of threatening Bexar Country District Attorney Joe Gonzales was recently convicted, records showed.

Man shot, killed in his sleep after gun was ‘negligently discharged’ from nearby apartment, officials say

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A 20-year-old man was shot and killed in his sleep after San Marcos police said a gun was “negligently discharged” from a neighboring apartment. The incident happened around 11:30 a.m., Thursday, at The Lyndon apartments on Springtown Way. Officers arr…

Woman fatally shot after trying to break up fight at West Side motel, police say

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A woman was shot and killed after trying to break up an argument in the parking lot of a West Side motel overnight, according to San Antonio police.The shooting happened around 3:24 a.m., Saturday, at a Motel 6 in the 6800 block of US Highway 90 West.P…

Man wanted in connection with throwing Molotov cocktail at Texas church arrested

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A man wanted for throwing a Molotov cocktail at a church near the state Capitol in Austin has been arrested.

UN Human Rights Commissioner Calls for Moratorium on Artificial Intelligence

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Former Chilean President Michelle Bachelet cited a United Nations report warning of the growing and “potentially catastrophic” threat to privacy posed by facial recognition and data mining software.  

Justice Department Refuses to Let Sacklers Off the Hook for Opioid Claims

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The Department of Justice has moved to block a bankruptcy plan that would grant Sackler family members immunity from future liability for their part in the ongoing opioid epidemic.

Madoff Fraud Victims Awarded $568M in New Distribution

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The Department of Justice Thursday announced its seventh distribution of funds to individuals victimized by Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities in what has been called the largest Ponzi scheme in history, raising the total compensation so far to over $3.7 billion.

Authorities Scramble to Cope With Pandemic-Driven Increase at Rikers Jail

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New York Mayor Bill De Blasio has blamed virus-related court backlogs for a 58 percent increase in the Rikers population, and called on judges to use supervised release instead of jail for people accused of nonviolent offenses.

Man accused of kicking employee in throat during robbery at Family Dollar on North Side, police say

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A man accused of robbing a Family Dollar and kicking an employee has been arrested, according to records with the Bexar County Jail.

State Supreme Court Approves Ballot Vote to Decide the Future of Minneapolis Policing

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The Minnesota State Supreme Court has left it to the voters to decide exactly what policing in their city will look like in the future.

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