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January 30, 2015

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Reality at Prado remains far from advertised luxury

Reality at Prado remains far from advertised luxury
​Prado Student Living’s inconsistent move-in dates and alleged missed stipend payments have left some UTSA students leasing with Prado frustrated, stressed and living in a hotel months after the luxury apartment complex was scheduled to open.

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Sexual assaults, violence remain sparce at UTSA

​When the president and the vice president of the United States announce that one in five women are sexually assaulted during their college career, people listen. When a Rolling Stone cover story about a gang rape by a University of Virginia fraternity is discredited, people listen.

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Texas’ economy to slow down as oil prices continue to fall

Texas’ economy to slow down as oil prices continue to fall
The Bloomberg report showed crude oil prices at just below $50 per barrel (WTI & Brent). Consequently, United States’ gas prices have plummeted to a national average of about $2.00 per gallon, a value not seen since the early 2000s according to U.S. Energy Information Administration data (EIA).

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New Lt. Governor wants to cut Texas Dream Act

New Lt. Governor wants to cut Texas Dream Act
​The Texas DREAM Act is facing revocation with Texas’ new legislative session. Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick is determined in leading the act’s abrogation.

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San Antonio blocks calls, texting while behind the wheel

San Antonio blocks calls, texting while behind the wheel
​San Antonio ordinance 255, a new distracted driving law which prohibits cell phone use while driving, is effective as of Jan. 1.