Fred Gehlbach: Wake up to the nature around you
wacotrib.com / Sat, 30 May 2015 00:01:00 -0500
As my wife, Nancy, and I began a recent morning walk in our suburban community, we noted a Mississippi kite perched on a dead branch in the top of an oak tree 60 feet from our house. It’s a recent imm
Sharpton asks if Texas flooding was ‘God’s rebuke’
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Fri, 29 May 2015 17:11:00 -0500
Rev. Al Sharpton has stepped in hot water again after the producer of his radio show posted a tweet to Sharpton's Twitter account pondering the possibility that God caused the recent Texas floods.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Evening’ game
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 18:16:09 -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 ‘Cash 5’ game
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 21:33:11 -0500
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Oklahoma Lottery's "Cash 5" game were:
Holmes: Mind ‘was kind of falling apart’ before shooting
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 19:07:41 -0500
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — James Holmes said his "mind was kind of falling apart" and he began to have homicidal thoughts months before he killed 12 people and injured 70 others in a Colorado movie thea
Houston’s Feldman to miss about 6 weeks after knee surgery
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 18:11:16 -0500
HOUSTON (AP) — Houston right-hander Scott Feldman is expected to miss about six weeks after arthroscopic surgery on his right knee.
Child sex abuse claims shake UN as revelations continue
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 23:28:31 -0500
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The boys said they approached the French soldiers because they were hungry. Some were so young that they didn't quite understand the acts the soldiers demanded in return. One boy
Kent, Banks lead Texas A&M past Texas Southern 5-0
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 21:25:18 -0500
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Matt Kent threw seven shutout innings, Nick Banks hit a two-run homer and Texas A&M topped Texas Southern 5-0 in the opening round of the College Station Regional on
Louisiana-Lafayette rallies to beat Rice 7-6
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 18:33:05 -0500
HOUSTON (AP) — Blake Trahan hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly to cap a five-run ninth inning in Louisiana-Lafayette's 7-6 victory over Rice on Friday in their NCAA regional opener.
Texas lawmakers OK licensed open carry of handguns, send it to governor to be signed into law
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 18:02:54 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas lawmakers OK licensed open carry of handguns, send it to governor to be signed into law.
Storms cause outages; rain remains in forecast
tdtnews.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 21:32:00 -0500
About 500 Temple area customers were left without power early Friday and many may remain without power until this morning after a 500-mile-long line of strong storms moved through Texas, Oncor spokesman Carl Green said. That was just a drop in the bucket compared to the 42,000 outages initially reported throughout North and Central Texas, which was whittled down to about 17,000 by 10 a.m. Friday.
Jailed Texas biker sues Waco for arrest at shootout
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 17:24:17 -0500
WACO, Texas (AP) — A Texas motorcyclist arrested with more than 170 others after a motorcycle club meeting ended in gunfire has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit.
Rep. Blanco: Limits to vet-family tuition program likely dead
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 23:35:27 MDT
AUSTIN >> Limits to a program providing tuition benefits for spouses and children of Texas veterans are dead, state Rep. César Blanco, D-El Paso, said Friday.
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