Man surrenders after SWAT standoff in Northeast El Paso
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 1 Sep 2015 23:40:07 MDT
The El Paso police SWAT team and negotiators are at the scene of a standoff in the Northeast this evening.
CEOs big news can cause ripple effects for company
wacotrib.com / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 23:15:03 -0500
NEW YORK (AP) — Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is promising to be away from the job for just a "limited time" when she gives birth to twins later this year, but the development only adds to the uncertainty s
Missouri executes man for 15-year-old girl’s 1989 killing
wacotrib.com / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 22:28:44 -0500
BONNE TERRE, Mo. (AP) — A man who spent nearly 25 years on Missouri's death row was executed Tuesday for the kidnapping, rape and fatal stabbing of a 15-year-old girl who was waiting for a school bus.
Novartis, Amgen partner on Alzheimer’s, migraine treatment
wacotrib.com / Wed, 02 Sep 2015 03:44:58 -0500
GENEVA (AP) — Swiss drug maker Novartis says it will cooperate with California-based biotech giant Amgen to develop and sell neuroscience treatments for illnesses and ailments like Alzheimer's disease
Carroll and GCISD officials see gains, room for growth
star-telegram.com / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:24:18 CDT
This is the third year for accountability ratings under the STAAR testing system
All eligible campuses in Carroll, GCISD, Keller and Northwest met the state standard
No local campus made the “improvement required” list… Click to Continue »
Houston’s Feldman makes early exit with shoulder injury
wacotrib.com / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:47:31 -0500
HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Astros starter Scott Feldman has left Tuesday night's game against the Seattle Mariners with discomfort in his right shoulder.
Crews clean up chemical spill causing closure of US Highway 287
amarillo.com / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 23:29:37 +0000
Texas Department of Public Safety and other agencies are working to clean up a chemical spill that occurred Tuesday on U.S. Highway 287 in Hall County.
About 2:30 a.m., a tanker hauling a chemical solvent used in the manufacture of PVC pipe overturned on U.S. 287 and County Road K, 10 miles south of Memphis.
About 1,500 gallons of the chemical, a known inhalation hazard, spilled onto the ground.
The spill was contained and crews were in the process of cleaning it up Tuesday afternoon.
First Baptist to celebrate 125th anniversary
myplainview.com / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:24:00 -0500
First Baptist Church of Plainview will formally celebrate its 125th anniversary on Sept. 26-27, but three special services are scheduled ahead of that event.
Jewelry heist in Temple results in arrest of two Waco men
tdtnews.com / Wed, 02 Sep 2015 01:43:00 -0500
On Tuesday two Waco men were in the Bell County Jail waiting to be charged in connection with a Monday afternoon jewelry heist at Lastovica Jewelry, 1202 S. 31st St.
US presidential hopeful Marco Rubio to visit Puerto Rico
wacotrib.com / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:41:47 -0500
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio is scheduled to visit the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico this week, his staff said Tuesday.
Keller ISD adopts $9 million deficit budget
star-telegram.com / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 16:58:08 CDT
For fourth year in a row, officials plan to dip into savings
The district has excess funds in savings to cover the shortfall
The tax rate remains unchanged for the fifth consecutive year… Click to Continue »
Marker to show area at Dallas Love Field where LBJ sworn in
wacotrib.com / Wed, 02 Sep 2015 00:01:00 -0500
DALLAS (AP) — A bronze marker is set to be installed near the spot at Dallas Love Field where Lyndon B. Johnson took the oath of office to become president after the assassination of John F. Kennedy o
Abilene Regional offers Healthy Woman Experience
ReporterNews.com / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 23:52:11 GMT
Speakers, vendors and more will be featured at Thursday's event at the Abilene Civic Center.
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