Drought-ridden California faces decision on new water cuts
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 02:11:13 -0500
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Farmers along the river delta at the heart of California agriculture expected to get an answer Friday on their surprise offer to give up a quarter of their water this year in exc
Hundreds protest Wash. police wounding of 2 unarmed suspects
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 02:57:49 -0500
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Hundreds marched peacefully in Washington state's capital city to protest a police shooting that wounded two unarmed stepbrothers suspected of trying to steal beer from a grocery
Judge: Mediation likely between UMC and Children’s Hospital
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 23:53:26 MDT
AUSTIN >> A bankruptcy judge Thursday strongly indicated that he'll order El Paso Children's Hospital and University Medical Center of El Paso back to mediation.
Archives show Hillary Clinton OK’d tax breaks for nonprofits
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 02:20:40 -0500
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — As first lady in the final year of the Clinton administration, Hillary Rodham Clinton endorsed a White House plan to give tax breaks to private foundations and wealthy charity
Benghazi emails show Clinton’s correspondence with adviser
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 02:24:53 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Longtime Clinton confidant Sidney Blumenthal had been blocked from working for Hillary Rodham Clinton at the State Department by skeptical White House officials. But that didn't cut
Chimera Company: 1st Brigade’s medical support company to have special role at NTC
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 00:08:49 MDT
The 1st Brigade Combat Team's medical support company will have a special role when the brigade goes to the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif., for a monthlong rotation.
Tuk-tuk taxi maker aims to make inroads in US
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 02:20:16 -0500
DENVER (AP) — They're ubiquitous in Asia, swarming the bustling streets of Bangkok, New Delhi and Beijing.
wacotrib.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 23:41:24 -0500
Berlin art show pairs impressionist, expressionist paintings
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 02:12:37 -0500
BERLIN (AP) — Camille Pissarro's famous "Boulevard Montmartre at Night" shows a brightly illuminated avenue in Paris — the city lights turned into gentle dabs of oil paint. Next to the French impressi
Organizations seeking funds present plan to Council
tdtnews.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 04:00:00 -0500
Organizations serving abused children, homeless families, at-risk students and home bound seniors, along with groups providing cultural activities, workforce training and transportation and more, shar
1st human Texas case of West Nile virus reported this year
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 03:59:55 -0500
DALLAS (AP) — A Harris County resident has contracted the first human case of the West Nile virus in Texas this year.
Texas House mulls cutting popular veteran education benefits
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 00:02:46 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas House is to discuss slashing a free college tuition program for veterans and their children amid conservatives' calls that its costs are too high to be sustainable.
IS group seizes town in Iraq’s Anbar province
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 03:26:01 -0500
BAGHDAD (AP) — A tribal leader says Islamic State militants have seized another town in Iraq's western Anbar province, less than a week after capturing the provincial capital, Ramadi.
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