Winning numbers drawn in ‘Two Step’ game
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 00:22:09 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Two Step" game were:
Hearing reviews Amarillo police corporal’s suspension
amarillo.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 02:39:23 +0000
A hearing examiner is expected to rule on a request to overturn a disciplinary action linked to a shooting incident that led to an assistant police chief’s resignation.
Hearing Examiner Tracie Jackson conducted a hearing Wednesday on Amarillo Police Cpl. Anthony Kennedy’s request to have a disciplinary letter from Chief Robert Taylor removed from Kennedy’s civil service file.
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.
A look at the system behind the Waco shooting arrests
tdtnews.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 20:59:00 -0500
In the hours after a deadly shootout involving two motorcycle gangs, about 170 people were arrested at a Waco restaurant. Depending on who is asked, the suspects are gang members or innocents who merely belong to motorcycle clubs or both.But surveillance video viewed by The Associated Press shows dozens of bikers at the Twin Peaks restaurant who were not involved in the altercation that led to Sunday’s shooting in Waco. The video calls into question why so many were arrested and then jailed on unusually high bail.
Australia in Europe’s Song Contest? In a word, yes.
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 03:33:27 -0500
VIENNA (AP) — For the first time in its 60-year history, the Eurovision Song Contest may be won by — Australia.
Barton thinks Obama would support lifting export ban
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 21 May 2015 19:53:00 -0500
The Texas Legislature passed a symbolic bill on Tuesday supporting Congress’ push to lift the ban on oil exports with only one member in opposition. The vote is another step in a complex march toward
Clinton speeches raised at least $12 million for foundation
wacotrib.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 19:21:24 -0500
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — The Clinton Foundation said Thursday that Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton have raised at least $12 million to support the family's philanthropy since 2002 by delivering paid
German business confidence drops slightly in May
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 03:13:53 -0500
BERLIN (AP) — A closely watched survey shows German business confidence has slightly slipped as companies expressed satisfaction with their current situation but increasing worries about the future.
LEADING OFF: Syndergaard, Cole meet up, Jennings tries again
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 01:06:15 -0500
A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:
EP lawmakers: $30 million to be added to state budget to avoid base closures
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 00:07:52 MDT
AUSTIN >> After a last-minute round of lobbying, $30 million is likely to be added to the state budget to help Texas communities avoid base closures, two El Paso lawmakers said Thursday.
El Paso man gets 20 years in federal prison in crystal meth case
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 23:34:07 MDT
An El Paso man was sentenced this week in U.S. District Court to more than 20 years in federal prison for running a crystal methamphetamine ring, the U.S. Attorney's Office said Thursday.
Manfred says Yanks have grounds to not pay A-Rod bonus
wacotrib.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 19:29:10 -0500
NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said he thinks the New York Yankees have grounds not to pay Alex Rodriguez a $6 million marketing bonus for tying Willie Mays for fourth place on the
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
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