China’s growth edges up but 2016 weakest year since 1990
oaoa.com / Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:11:28 -0600
BEIJING (AP) — China's economic growth ticked up in the final quarter of 2016 but its full-year performance was the weakest in three decades as it heads into a potential trade battle with U.S. Preside
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Lucky Links Night’ game
wacotrib.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:13:12 -0600
ROCKY HILL, Conn. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Connecticut Lottery's "Lucky Links Night" game were:
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valleystar.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:00:00 -0600
HARLINGEN – Isis Martin can’t sleep.
wacotrib.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:13:29 -0600
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) _ These Washington lotteries were drawn Thursday:
Freeze-dried food and 1 bathroom: 6 simulate Mars in dome
wacotrib.com / Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:56:38 -0600
HONOLULU (AP) — Crammed into a dome with one bathroom, six scientists will spend eight months munching on mostly freeze-dried foods — with a rare treat of Spam — and have only their small sleeping qua
‘Dance Moms’ star’s 2-day sentencing hearing set to begin
wacotrib.com / Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:17:18 -0600
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A federal judge will decide if "Dance Moms" reality TV star Abby Lee Miller should be sentenced to prison or probation for concealing hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of incom
Judge blocks Texas from cutting off Planned Parenthood funds
tdtnews.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:13:00 -0600
Texas was temporarily blocked Thursday from ousting Planned Parenthood from the state’s Medicaid program over secretly recorded videos taken by anti-abortion activists in 2015.
Nicholls holds off Abilene Christian for 62-59 win
wacotrib.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:40:38 -0600
THIBODAUX, La. (AP) — Johnathan Bell, who finished with 20 points, made two free throws in the final seconds as Nicholls held off Abilene Christian for a 62-59 victory on Thursday night.
Global shares steady ahead of Trump’s inauguration
wacotrib.com / Fri, 20 Jan 2017 03:12:29 -0600
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Global shares were steady in cautious trading Friday ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump. China's report that its economy grew at a 6.8 percent pace
Timing of Mexico drug lord’s extradition seen as political
oaoa.com / Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:09:21 -0600
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's abrupt exit to face charges in the U.S. marks the end of an era in which he was Mexico's most notorious drug cartel boss and, for some, the stuff of folk
Rescuers searching for victims of Iran building collapse
oaoa.com / Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:12:02 -0600
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Rescue teams worked through the night to try and reach trapped firefighters and other victims after a commercial building collapsed in Iran's capital and killed at least 30 firefig
‘NCIS: Los Angeles’ star Miguel Ferrer dies at 61
wacotrib.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:08:43 -0600
NEW YORK (AP) — Miguel Ferrer, who brought stern authority to his featured role on CBS' hit "NCIS: Los Angeles" and, before that, to NBC crime drama "Crossing Jordan," has died.
Surging Capitals cruise to 7-3 win over Blues
wacotrib.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:25:33 -0600
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Justin Williams normally keeps his focus on the ice.
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