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Help KENS 5 'Make a Difference' for local furry friends this weekend

Help KENS 5 'Make a Difference' for local furry friends this weekendComing up this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., KENS 5 is hosting Make a Difference Day to help all of the animals at the Animal Defense League find a new home.
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  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Weird

More than 100 snakes found in couple's home

More than 100 snakes found in couple's homeIt's a rescue that not even Indiana Jones would attempt.
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  • 21 hours, 41 minutes ago
Local

Happy ending for dog found with face full of porcupine quills

Happy ending for dog found with face full of porcupine quillsIt was a happy ending after all for a dog recently found with a face full of apparent porcupine quills.
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  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Great Day SA

Spook Up Your Look!

Spook Up Your Look!Halloween sure is creeping up on us! If you haven't quite completed your look yet Professional Makeup Artist Lindsey Lopez is here to show us how you can use make-up the finishing touches to your look!
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  • 3 hours, 31 minutes ago
Nation

Ebola hits New York City

Ebola hits New York CityDr. Craig Spencer, of New York Presbyterian Hospital, tested positive for Ebola.
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  • 15 hours, 38 minutes ago
Features

The Queen sends her first tweet

The Queen sends her first tweetIt's a moment for the history books.
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  • 10 hours, 47 minutes ago
ExCEL Awards

Librarian Elizabeth Patterson wins ExCEL Award for Comal ISD

Librarian Elizabeth Patterson wins ExCEL Award for Comal ISDA librarian at Smithson Valley Middle School is bringing books to life for young readers.
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  • 23 hours, 34 minutes ago
Weird

Man faked coma for 2 years to avoid court

Man faked coma for 2 years to avoid courtHe might have got away with it if it hadn't been for his supermarket loyalty card.
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Around Texas

Dallas man uses controversial Ebola-themed Halloween decor

Dallas man uses controversial Ebola-themed Halloween decorWith Halloween on the way, maybe this was bound to happen -- a house dressed up like an Ebola hazmat scene.
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  • 23 hours, 47 minutes ago
Local

5-month-old found dead in home

5-month-old found dead in homeA 5-month-old child was found dead at a home in the 23100 block of Blackwater on the city's north side, police said.
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News

News Links seen on KENS 5 Eyewitness News

News Links seen on KENS 5 Eyewitness NewsHere are some link to websites we've discussed on our newscasts...
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  • 1 month ago
News

Check out this list of things you should never refrigerate

Check out this list of things you should never refrigerateThese days, you just can't be too safe when it comes to your health, your online security, your banking, and your food.
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World

Canada's new reality: Homegrown terrorism

Canada's new reality: Homegrown terrorismThe country faces the threat of radicalized citizens.
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Nation Now

Judge resigns so he won't have to marry gay couples

Judge resigns so he won't have to marry gay couplesA North Carolina judge resigned Monday so he would not have to perform same-sex marriages.
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  • 23 hours, 20 minutes ago
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Have you faked a sick day?

Have you faked a sick day?Over the past year, according to a survey by Careerbuilder.com, 28 percent of employees have called in sick to work when they were feeling well.
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News

Mormons explain their sacred undergarments

Mormons explain their sacred undergarmentsThe Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints wants to clear something up: The "temple garment" that devout adult Mormons wear is not "magic underwear."
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  • 23 hours, 18 minutes ago
Crime

Woman charged in murder-for-hire via Facebook

Woman charged in murder-for-hire via FacebookA Nampa woman made an initial appearance this morning on a complaint charging her with using interstate commerce facilities in the commission of murder-for-hire of her husband
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Local

Texas task force offers plans to stop Ebola spread

Texas task force offers plans to stop Ebola spreadGov. Rick Perry's infectious disease task force is discussing ways to diagnose and isolate patients with Ebola more quickly.
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The Oval

W.H. fence jumper charged with assault, making threats

W.H. fence jumper charged with assault, making threatsThe latest White House fence jumper remains in custody.
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News

U.S. misinformed Congress, public on immigrant release

U.S. misinformed Congress, public on immigrant releaseNew records contradict the Obama administration's assurances to Congress and the public that the 2,200 people it freed from immigration jails last year to save money had only minor criminal records.
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Spurs

NBA GMs vote: Spurs will repeat as champs; Popovich best coach by far

NBA GMs vote: Spurs will repeat as champs; Popovich best coach by farThe San Antonio Spurs were a 46.2 percent favorite to repeat as NBA champions per league-wide survey of all 30 NBA general managers.
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David Flores Reports

Judson's Akai excels in classroom, on football field

Judson's Akai excels in classroom, on football fieldRockets wide receiver is ranked 20th in a senior class of 705, and has a 3.95 grade-point average this semester.
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Local

Changing Face of America: Examining diversity in Bexar County

Changing Face of America: Examining diversity in Bexar CountyWhen John F. Kennedy was elected President in 1960, the face of America was much different than it is today.
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Spurs

VIDEO: Manu Ginobili kicks in a half-court shot

VIDEO: Manu Ginobili kicks in a half-court shotA sneak peek of the "Champions Revealed: 2014 San Antonio Spurs" NBA TV special was released Wednesday on the NBA YouTube channel.
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Eye-catching photos of Thursday's partial solar eclipse

Eye-catching photos of Thursday's partial solar eclipseFishermen try their luck from the M.B. Miller County Pier during a partial solar eclipse in Panama City Beach, Fla.
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  • 8 hours, 31 minutes ago
High School Sports

FOOTBALL PHOTOS: Smithson Valley Rangers defeat Wagner Thunderbirds

FOOTBALL PHOTOS: Smithson Valley Rangers defeat Wagner ThunderbirdsThe Smithson Valley Rangers are on a three game winning streak after flying past the Wagner Thunderbirds, 36-14 on Thursday, October 23, 2014, at D. W. Rutledge Stadium.
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High School Sports

FOOTBALL PHOTOS: Brennan Bears maul Jay Mustangs 69-0

FOOTBALL PHOTOS: Brennan Bears maul Jay Mustangs 69-0The Brennan Bears completely mauled the Jay Mustangs in a 69-0 rout that included a blocked punt, interception, and two Jay fumbles in the first half alone.
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  • 19 hours, 45 minutes ago
Spurs

PHOTOS: Spurs defeat the Kings 106-99 in NBA preseason game

PHOTOS: Spurs defeat the Kings 106-99 in NBA preseason gameThe San Antonio Spurs rally from an 11 point halftime deficit to defeat the Sacramento Kings, 106-99 in an NBA preseason game on Monday, October 20, 2014 at the AT&T Center.
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Nation Now

Renee Zellweger looking different

Renee Zellweger looking differentRenee Zellweger arrives at the 21st Annual ELLE Women In Hollywood Awards at Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills on Oct. 20.
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Life

PHOTOS: 4th Annual Native American Pow Wow Competition

PHOTOS: 4th Annual Native American Pow Wow CompetitionAt Traders Village, the 4th Annual Native American Pow Wow Competition Saturday October 18 included tribal dance contests, arts and crafts shows, Indian fry bread and more! The show runs Sunday October 19 as well, so you still have time to get out and enjoy the event.
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  • 6 days ago
Local

PHOTOS: Owls & Hayrides & Pumpkins, Oh My!

PHOTOS: Owls & Hayrides & Pumpkins, Oh My!Hayrides, crafts, pumpkin carving, food trucks, and live bird shows highlighted the 10th Annual Hoot & Harvest Festival at the Mitchell Lake Audubon Center. The Hoot & Harvest Festival is a wonderful family occasion aimed at utilizing activities that...
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  • 5 days, 23 hours ago
Entertainment

PHOTOS: KENS 5 'Big Bangers' and 'CSI' teams compete at Media Olympics

PHOTOS: KENS 5 'Big Bangers' and 'CSI' teams compete at Media OlympicsKENS 5 fielded two teams at the 2014 San Antonio Media Olympics on Thursday: "Team Big Bangers" and "CSI: San Antonio." KENS 5 brought home a 3rd Place trophy and was the champion in the Tug of War contest!
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  • 1 week ago
High School Sports

FAN PHOTOS: Week 8 of High School Football in San Antonio

FAN PHOTOS: Week 8 of High School Football in San AntonioSAN ANTONIO: Oct. 18, 2014 -- Fans of the San Antonio Christian School Lions took part in the #TDSelfie fun Friday night as their team scored touchdowns.
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