Posted on: February 16, 2018

Drone-catching drones to bolster security at Winter Olympics

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The airspace over and around the Games has been declared as a no-fly zone for unauthorized aircraft, and special drone-detection radar developed by the Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology will be in place to keep the skies safe for the du...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

City's outdoor lighting gets refocused

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The new outdoor lighting amendment won quick passage from
council on Feb. 6 as members agreed changes were needed to preserve the clarityof the stars in the night sky by limiting where light from outdoor fixtures is
allowed to shine.

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

San Antonio area drone enthusiasts long for a park of their own

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brought out dozens of professional operators, hobbyists and families, many withyoungsters aspiring to operate a drone for the first time.

(Photo:Kin Man Hui/San Antonio Express-News) 

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

San Antonio aims at preventing BRAC repeat in Alamo City

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The Texas Senate Veteran Affairs and Border Security Committee took public testimony on how to improve relationships between the public and private sector to help protect jobs and avoid possible base closures.

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Posted on: February 2, 2018

The groundhog hath spoken! Welcome to six more weeks of winter!

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Pennsylvania's Punxsutawney Phil is the most well known, but more than a dozen states celebrate with their own groundhogs, such as Georgia's General Beauregard Lee and Buckeye Chuck in Ohio.

(Photo courtesy of CNN Library)

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