Global shares climb on Wall Street rally, stimulus hopes

Global shares climb on Wall Street rally, stimulus hopes

TOKYO – Global shares rose Friday on hopes for additional economic stimulus after President-elect Joe Biden takes office. France’s CAC 40 added 0.8% in early trading to 5,714.76, while Germany’s DAX was up nearly 0.9% at 14,088.57. Britain’s FTSE 100 gained 0.3% to 6,874.86. U.S. shares were set…
Man, 65, killed while crossing the street on city’s South Side, police say

Man hit, killed by car while crossing far West Side street, San Antonio police say

SAN ANTONIO – A man was hit and killed by a vehicle while crossing a far West Side street, San Antonio police said on Wednesday. The incident happened at 8 p.m. in the 2400 block of Hunt Lane, just west of Loop 410. Police said the victim, a…
Asian stocks rise after Wall Street hits new high

Asian stocks rise after Wall Street hits new high

BEIJING – Asian stock markets rose Monday on 2021’s first trading day, boosted by optimism about the rollout of coronavirus vaccines after Wall Street ended the year on a new high. Market benchmarks in Shanghai, Hong Kong, Seoul and Sydney advanced. Tokyo declined. Optimism about vaccines has countered…
Medical Examiner identifies man struck, killed by vehicle while crossing street in NE Bexar County

Medical Examiner identifies man struck, killed by vehicle while crossing street in NE Bexar County

SAN ANTONIO – Update: The Bexar County Medical Examiner has identified a man that was hit by a vehicle and killed in northeast Bexar County last week. Joseph Colbert, 54, died as a result of the incident, though his cause of death is currently pending. Original: A man…
How long will it take for the GPS to pick up my street name?

How long will it take for the GPS to pick up my street name?

SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio region has been one of the fastest-growing areas in the country, and that means new homes and streets are popping all the time. Sometimes they pop up even faster than GPS and things like Google Maps can keep up. That’s been a…
Woman walking in street injured in Southeast Side hit-and-run, police say

Woman walking in street injured in Southeast Side hit-and-run, police say

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police are searching for a driver who hit a woman with their vehicle and then sped off late Wednesday night. The crash occurred around 10:30 p.m. on Southeast Military Drive near Goliad Road on the city’s Southeast Side. According to police, the woman…
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