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New Battle of the Alamo is brewing over Texas shrine revamp

| | Oct 21 2017 - 12:06am | Comments

SAN ANTONIO — Remember the Alamo? A new Texas battle is brewing over how best to do so.

  1. | Posted: Dec 20 2013 - 1:00am

    Target’s data-security nightmare threatens to drive off holiday shoppers during the company’s busiest time of year.

  2. | Posted: Dec 20 2013 - 1:00am

    NEW YORK — U.S. stock indexes ended up pretty much where they started on Thursday, a day after a powerful surge.

  3. | Posted: Dec 20 2013 - 1:00am

    PHILADELPHIA — The United Methodist church defrocked a pastor from central Pennsylvania on Thursday for violating doctrine by officiating his son’s gay marriage, leaving the minister shocked and upset that he could be punished for an “act of love.”

  4. | Posted: Dec 20 2013 - 1:00am

    MOSCOW — In a surprise decision, President Vladimir Putin announced Thursday that jailed former oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky will be pardoned, a move that will see his top foe and Russia’s onetime richest man freed after more than a decade in prison.

  5. | Posted: Dec 19 2013 - 7:52am

    The Federal Com-munications Commission wants to eliminate its almost 40-year-old sports blackout rules, which serve primarily to prevent NFL games being televised in markets where the home team failed to sell out the stadium.

  6. | Posted: Dec 19 2013 - 7:52am

    ATLANTA — Amid a debate over whether to allow in-flight cellphone calls, Delta Air Lines is giving one answer, loud and clear: No way, no how.

  7. | Posted: Dec 19 2013 - 7:52am

    ATLANTA — Amid a debate over whether to allow in-flight cellphone calls, Delta Air Lines is giving one answer, loud and clear: No way, no how.

  8. | Posted: Dec 19 2013 - 7:52am

    The Federal Com-munications Commission wants to eliminate its almost 40-year-old sports blackout rules, which serve primarily to prevent NFL games being televised in markets where the home team failed to sell out the stadium.

  9. | Posted: Dec 19 2013 - 7:51am

    NEW YORK — The stock market had a swift and clear reaction to the Federal Reserve’s decision to trim its stimulus efforts: That wasn’t so bad after all.

  10. | Posted: Dec 19 2013 - 7:51am

    NEW YORK — The stock market had a swift and clear reaction to the Federal Reserve’s decision to trim its stimulus efforts: That wasn’t so bad after all.

  11. | Posted: Dec 19 2013 - 7:45am

    WASHINGTON — Congress sent President Barack Obama legislation Wednesday scaling back across-the-board cuts on programs ranging from the Pentagon to the national park system, adding a late dusting of bipartisanship to a year more likely to be remembered for a partial government shutdown and near-perpetual gridlock.

  12. | Posted: Dec 19 2013 - 7:45am

    WASHINGTON — Congress sent President Barack Obama legislation Wednesday scaling back across-the-board cuts on programs ranging from the Pentagon to the national park system, adding a late dusting of bipartisanship to a year more likely to be remembered for a partial government shutdown and near-perpetual gridlock.

  13. Posted: Dec 19 2013 - 1:00am

    Panel makes dozens of proposals; doesn’t call for ending NSA data collection

  14. | Posted: Dec 19 2013 - 1:00am

    CHICAGO — Many older adults with high blood pressure can be treated less aggressively, which could mean taking fewer pills to get it under control, according to new treatment guidelines from an expert panel. But not all experts are on board with the advice — including the federal agency that appointed the group.

  15. | Posted: Dec 19 2013 - 1:00am

    WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve on Wednesday sent its strongest signal of confidence in the U.S. economy since the Great Recession, deciding that the nation’s economic prospects are finally bright enough to withstand a slight pullback in stimulus spending.