Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Evening’ game
wacotrib.com / Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:16:11 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Pick 3 Evening" game were:
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Mega Millions’ game
wacotrib.com / Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:34:10 -0500
ATLANTA (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:
Black: Cow psychology a satisfying job
amarillo.com / Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:21:09 +0000
“Doc, I’ve got a heifer that just had a calf. She’s not accepting it very well. Can I bring her in for psycowlogical counseling?”
It all started with that call from the worried cowman. My veterinary specialty of cow psycowlogy has gained popularity since my article appeared. It was titled “Paranoia in Dairy Cows” (Doctor, somebody’s always tryin’ to take something from me!) I let the heifer get comfortable on the straw.
“Now, Miss Bo...”
“Call me Char.”
“Char, tell me why you feel uncomfortable with your new calf.”
“It reminds me of my past.”
Astros fall short after giving up 2 HRs to Angels’ Trout
wacotrib.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:16:35 -0500
HOUSTON (AP) — Chad Qualls didn't hesitate in taking the blame after giving up the tiebreaking home run in the Houston Astros' latest loss.
Suicide attack in Afghanistan kills at least 30 people
wacotrib.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 01:47:21 -0500
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide bomb attack on a bank branch in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad has killed at least 30 people, officials said.
Family wins back seized gold coins that could fetch millions
wacotrib.com / Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:49:36 -0500
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A U.S. appeals court Friday overturned a jury verdict and awarded a Philadelphia family the rights to 10 rare gold coins that could fetch $80 million.
4 firms, 5 individuals charged in Texas over exports to Iran
wacotrib.com / Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:42:10 -0500
HOUSTON (AP) — Four companies and five individuals have been accused of illegally exporting to Iran high-tech electronics that could be used for military weapons.
House moves forward with bill to stop fracking bans
amarillo.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:08:29 +0000
AUSTIN — After three hours of spirited debate, the Texas House of Representatives on Friday gave preliminary approval to a bill that would prohibit fracking bans like the one Denton voters approved in November.
It is the state — not local governments — that has the authority to regulate oil and gas operations in Texas, state Rep. Drew Darby said while explaining his House Bill 40.
Secret Service, APD probe counterfeiting
amarillo.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:25:31 +0000
Secret Service agents and Amarillo police arrested a man on a counterfeiting charge Thursday afternoon in southeast Amarillo.
About 4 p.m., the agencies were investigating a possible counterfeit currency operation at an apartment in the 3600 block of South Polk Street, according to an APD news release.
Jordan Kelly Leitner, 25, gave consent for officers to search the apartment. Officers found about $250 in fake cash and a concealed computer printer.
Word of the day for Saturday, April 18, 2015
amarillo.com / Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:05:20 +0000
WORD OF THE DAY
Definition: (n) vigor and strength of spirit or temperament
Example: “They have in themselves what they value in their horse, mettle and bottom.”
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
Obama calls delay of his attorney general nominee ‘crazy’
wacotrib.com / Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:45:23 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Friday said it was "crazy" and "embarrassing" the way the Republican-led Senate has held up confirmation of his attorney general nominee, Loretta Lynch.
Texas pushes closer to licensed open carry of handguns
tdtnews.com / Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:54:00 -0500
AUSTIN — Texas moved closer Friday to becoming the most populous state to allow licensed open carry of handguns after Republicans pushed through a key vote in the state House.The 96-35 preliminary vot
Amid growing migrant crisis, 20 burn victims rescued at sea
wacotrib.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:30:49 -0500
MILAN (AP) — The unabated flow of migrants fleeing instability in Libya brought a new horror on Friday: The discovery of 20 migrants adrift at sea who had suffered grave burn injuries in a cooking gas
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