LEADING OFF: MadBum faces Thor; Price in prime time vs Yanks
wacotrib.com / Sun, 01 May 2016 01:37:33 -0500
A look at what's happening all around the majors today:
Waco-area news briefs: May 1, 2016
The Baylor Singing Seniors choir will present “A Tribute to Broadway” at 5 p.m. Sunday at First Baptist Church of Woodway, 101 Ritchie Road.
Midland veteran talks about PTSD and life after Vietnam
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sat, 30 Apr 2016 23:52:00 -0500
It was January of 1968 when a young man in Fort Sumner, New Mexico, received a draft notice in the mail. It was the just after the Tet Offensive, one of the most devastating losses of American soldiers during the Vietnam War, and U.S. generals had called for additional troops for a wide-scale “accelerated pacification program.”
Down a man after Orpik hit, Pens top Caps 2-1; series 1-all
wacotrib.com / Sat, 30 Apr 2016 23:36:30 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Already down a game in their second-round playoff series, Kris Letang and the Pittsburgh Penguins suddenly were down a man, too, on Saturday night, when Olli Maatta was leveled by a
Car bomb in southern Turkey kills policeman, 13 wounded
oaoa.com / Sun, 01 May 2016 03:12:09 -0500
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A car bomb struck the entrance of a Turkish police station Sunday in the southern city of Gaziantep, killing a policeman and injuring 13 other people, an official said.
MCSO: Man strangles woman, threatens to kill her and a male
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sat, 30 Apr 2016 23:30:00 -0500
A Midland man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly strangling a woman and threatening her and another man with a knife, according to court documents.
McGregor senior helps train service dogs
McGregor High School senior Bailee Buchanan is helping train service dogs for the blind. She is working with Dom, who attends classes with Bailee to learn how to behave in social settings. With them i
Malaysia deports 32 Taiwan suspects to China, draws protest
oaoa.com / Sun, 01 May 2016 02:10:49 -0500
BEIJING (AP) — Taiwanese officials have protested Malaysia's deportation of 32 of the self-ruled island's nationals to China this weekend to face wire fraud charges, the latest in a series of disputes
Iran president welcomes parliamentary results
wacotrib.com / Sun, 01 May 2016 03:01:49 -0500
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's official IRNA news agency reports that President Hassan Rouhani has welcomed the success of the moderate-reformist bloc in parliamentary runoff elections.
Meetings for the week: May 1-7, 2016
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Farmers Grow donation aids school in West
St. Mary’s Catholic School in West received a $2,500 donation from America’s Farmers Grow Communities, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund and directed by local farmer Tommy Kutscherousky Sr. of McLennan C
Obama out: President closes out his run as comedian-in-chief
wacotrib.com / Sun, 01 May 2016 04:01:05 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama performed his brand of sharp-tongued comedy at the White House Correspondents' Dinner for the last time — wrapping up with "Obama out" and dropping the mic whi
Angels overturned again in 7-2 loss at Rangers
wacotrib.com / Sat, 30 Apr 2016 23:35:19 -0500
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Upon further review, the Los Angeles Angels again failed to get a break and lost another game in Texas.
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