San Antonio

immigration

Why San Antonio Had to Turn a Former Quiznos into a Hub for Migrants

Board Patrol started dropping migrants off in cities with nowhere to go after Trump ended the Obama-era policy of Safe Release.
Gaby Del Valle
7.26.19
DEEP DIVE - CREATED WITH JAMESON WHISKEY

Downtown San Antonio in the 1980s Was Heavy Metal's Eden

Metalheads made the bars in Tobin Hill a stomping ground for a burgeoning music scene.
Roque Strew
3.13.19
crime

The Best Way to Steal a Shark Is by Pretending It's a Baby, Apparently

Video footage shows a trio of thieves waltzing into a Texas aquarium, swaddling the shark, and wheeling it out like a baby in a stroller.
Drew Schwartz
7.31.18
lost and found

Two Government Employees Had Weapons-Grade Plutonium Stolen From Their Rental Car

Dude, where’s my weapons-grade fissile material?
Daniel Oberhaus
7.16.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Hailstorm Completely Obliterated This American Airlines Plane

"Things were flying. Passengers throwing up. Scariest flight of my life," one passenger said.
Drew Schwartz
6.7.18
Desus & Mero

Rogue Monkey Spotted on the Loose at San Antonio Airport

A macaque named Dawkins somehow escaped his crate en route to an animal sanctuary.
Sarah Bellman
5.23.18
Noisey News

Woman Accuses R. Kelly of Rape, Imprisonment, and Infecting Her with Herpes

A lawsuit filed yesterday claims that the 51-year-old singer was "mentally, sexually and, verbally" abusive to Faith Rodgers after meeting her last March.
Alex Robert Ross
5.22.18
crime

A second explosive package has been found at a FedEx site near Austin

The 2 FedEx packages are the latest developments in the series of bombings that have freaked out Austin-area residents.
Tess Owen
3.20.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man Decorates Lawn with Footage of a Thief Stealing His Christmas Display

"We wanted to keep it in the spirit of things."
Lauren Messman
12.26.17
politics

Is the Texas Legislature About to Get Even Crazier?

With the powerful Republican moderate who stopped the bathroom bill stepping down, no one is sure what will happen next.
John Nova Lomax
11.1.17
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Houston is bringing in other towns' garbage fleets after Harvey

VICE News spent the day with the City of San Antonio’s solid waste management department as they were deployed to the neighborhood of Kingwood to clear the streets.
Billie Brownstein
9.12.17
Sanctuary cities

The Texas “sanctuary cities” ban just got put on hold

Carter Sherman
8.30.17
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