On the can and on the lam: Burglars leave stinky surprise at historic King William home

SAN ANTONIO — Thieves target a historic San Antonio home that’s undergoing restoration. The homeowner says the most offensive part isn’t what the criminals took… it’s what they left behind. The home may look familiar. It’s the old Solon Stewart House, built in the 1890’s. It made headlines in 2016 when it was moved from … Read more

To curb violent crime, San Antonio police are trying something new

The San Antonio Police Department is using a new strategy to curb violent crime. The plan’s first prong simply requires officers to sit in their cars. SAN ANTONIO — San Antonio police are using a new strategy to reduce killings, robberies, and assaults.  The comprehensive method, designed by UTSA criminology professor Michael Smith, cut violent … Read more

Chill pervades China’s tech firms even as crackdown eases

HONG KONG – A grinding crackdown that wiped billions of dollars of value off Chinese technology companies is easing, but the once-freewheeling industry is bracing for much slower growth ahead. Analysts say China’s easing of restrictions on companies like e-commerce giant Alibaba and online games company Tencent and talk of support for the private sector … Read more

Behind the Kitchen Door: Pest infestation leads to suspended license for Asian cuisine restaurant

SAN ANTONIO – A Northeast Side Asian cuisine restaurant had its license suspended last month after health inspectors found multiple violations, including an infestation of pests. Chef Joe Asian Cuisine Chef Joe Asian Cuisine, located in the 5400 block of Walzem Road, barely passed its January inspection with a 73. Ketchup stored at room temperature … Read more

Behind the Kitchen Door: Pest infestation leads to suspended license for Asian cuisine restaurant

SAN ANTONIO – A Northeast Side Asian cuisine restaurant had its license suspended last month after health inspectors found multiple violations, including an infestation of pests. Chef Joe Asian Cuisine Chef Joe Asian Cuisine, located in the 5400 block of Walzem Road, barely passed its January inspection with a 73. Ketchup stored at room temperature … Read more