Trump dashes Cruz’s hopes in Indiana; Sanders edges Clinton
tdtnews.com / Tue, 03 May 2016 19:09:00 -0500
In a stunning triumph for a political outsider, Donald Trump all but clinched the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday with a resounding victory in Indiana that knocked rival Ted Cruz out of the race and cleared Trump’s path to a likely November face-off with Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton.Trump still needs about 200 delegates to formally secure the nomination, but Cruz’s decision to end his campaign removed his last major obstacle.Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders eked out a victory over Clinton in Indiana, but the outcome will not slow the former secretary of state’s march to the Democratic nomination. Heading into Tuesday’s voting, Clinton had 92 percent of the delegates she needs.
‘I wish I could see this’: WT senior needs surgery to save eyesight
amarillo.com / Wed, 04 May 2016 00:52:57 +0000
Zeb Rollins can only work on the computer for limited periods of time each day. His eyes are very sensitive to light, and he experiences constant watering in his left eye.
He can’t see well enough to insert his special contact lens, so his sister inserts it while he holds his eye open.
Photography was something he loved to do for fun and as a way to document memorable events. His vision changes have drastically impacted his ability to enjoy his hobby, as well as other interests.
Navy SEAL killed in Iraq was close to disgraced grandfather
wacotrib.com / Wed, 04 May 2016 02:31:23 -0500
PHOENIX (AP) — He was a former Phoenix high school star distance runner who was the grandson of an Arizona financier involved in the 1980s savings and loan scandal.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Daily Three-Evening’ game
wacotrib.com / Tue, 03 May 2016 22:18:04 -0500
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Indiana Lottery's "Daily Three-Evening" game were:
Boy: Sister, stranger went into hills; she never came back
wacotrib.com / Tue, 03 May 2016 23:14:36 -0500
SHIPROCK, N.M. (AP) — When the stranger approached Ian and Ashlynne Mike at the school bus stop, the boy was wary. But his older sister got lured into the van, and he didn't want her to go alone, so h
Group shines light on domestic violence (+video)
heralddemocrat.com / Wed, 04 May 2016 01:33:09 +0000
As Mother’s Day approaches, the Texas Council on Family Violence is alerting the public to the number of mothers who have been killed by husbands and boyfriends in instances of domestic violence.
Mexico: 3 kidnapped Americans freed in northern border state
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 03 May 2016 18:03:00 -0500
CIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico (AP) — Mexican authorities say they have rescued three American citizens who were kidnapped in the northern state of Tamaulipas, which borders Texas.
Quintana, White Sox beat Red Sox 4-1 for 3rd straight win
wacotrib.com / Tue, 03 May 2016 23:17:06 -0500
CHICAGO (AP) — Jose Quintana supplied the pitching, Jose Abreu took care of the offense and the defense was there all night long.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Daily Game’ game
wacotrib.com / Tue, 03 May 2016 22:46:21 -0500
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Washington Lottery's "Daily Game" game were:
Second study says medical errors third-leading cause of death in U.S.
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 3 May 2016 18:48:37 -0400
Minnesota college system bars team travel to North Carolina
wacotrib.com / Wed, 04 May 2016 01:25:49 -0500
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota state university system is prohibiting athletics teams from traveling to tournaments in North Carolina this spring after that state passed a law limiting LGBT protec
Mental health Awareness Month approved by Grayson County (+video)
heralddemocrat.com / Tue, 03 May 2016 21:23:10 +0000
Grayson County commissioners approved a proclamation Tuesday declaring May as Mental Health Awareness in the county.
Global stocks lower on growth concern
wacotrib.com / Wed, 04 May 2016 04:02:51 -0500
BEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets were mostly lower Wednesday after weaker Chinese manufacturing and a cut in Europe's growth outlook fueled fears about the global economy.
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