Egypt prepares for burial of slain prosecutor general
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 03:28:01 -0500
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt has deployed heavy security forces across Cairo amid preparations for the burial of the country's prosecutor general, killed in a car bombing the day before — the first assassinatio
Pronger, Lidstrom, Fedorov, Ruggiero among Hockey Hall picks
wacotrib.com / Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:26:57 -0500
TORONTO (AP) — Chris Pronger always seemed destined for the Hockey Hall of Fame.
Oklahoma, Florida move quickly to resume lethal injections
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:41:07 -0500
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma and Florida moved quickly to resume lethal injections after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the use of midazolam, a sedative that has been used in several problematic execu
Waco-area news briefs: June 30, 2015
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:01:00 -0500
Art Center Waco, 1300 College Drive, is conducting registration for an Art Around the World Camp from noon to 12:30 p.m. Monday through July 10.
Iran’s Zarif leaves for Vienna
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:00:34 -0500
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's official IRNA news agency is reporting the country's foreign minister has left for Vienna to join nuclear talks with world powers.
Game-changer: Vegas moves toward arcade-style video gambling
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:21:33 -0500
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Bragging rights are usually the only reward at the end of a well-played video game. But what if high scores came with cash, too?
Texas officials push back against same-sex marriage ruling
amarillo.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:49:59 +0000
AUSTIN — For gays and lesbian couples everywhere, as well as for supporters of same-sex marriage, Friday and the entire weekend was a time for celebration.
After all, a deeply divided U.S. Supreme Court ruled that Texas and 13 other states that banned same-sex marriage can’t do it anymore and they must also recognize gay or lesbian couples married in another state.
But on Monday, reality started setting in for a good number of them.
US resuming aid to Bahrain military, ally against IS
wacotrib.com / Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:29:46 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department says it is resuming aid to the military in Bahrain, which has been withheld since Bahrain cracked down on demonstrations in 2011.
Obama, Rousseff try to put spy scandal behind them
wacotrib.com / Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:35:06 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff will aim to show they have smoothed over tensions sparked by a spying scandal, as they open two days of talks at the Whi
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Night’ game
wacotrib.com / Mon, 29 Jun 2015 22:28:12 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Pick 3 Night" game were:
Texas abortion providers study whether clinics could reopen
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:53:18 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Abortion providers cheered a move by the U.S. Supreme Court to temporarily block part of a Texas law that would have closed more than half the state's 19 remaining abortion clinic
Four El Pasoans killed, two injured in one-car crash in Pecos Sunday
elpasotimes.com / Mon, 29 Jun 2015 23:08:21 MDT
Four people from El Paso were killed and two others injured after the vehicle they were traveling in blew a tire and rolled over several times near Fort Stockton late Sunday, officials said in a news
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Evening’ game
wacotrib.com / Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:10:19 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Pick 3 Evening" game were:
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