Stakes high for Texas voting laws with 2018 election looming
dailytribune.net / Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:09:21 -0500
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Three losses in federal court in barely a month over its voting laws have raised the stakes for Texas at a hearing before a three-judge panel.
Trump mulling order on NAFTA; Former ambassador said ‘hardball’ move is counterproductive
brownsvilleherald.com / Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:05:00 -0500
After months of relative quiet on NAFTA and Mexico on the part of the Trump administration, the Washington Post reported Wednesday that the president may be poised to sign a document signaling his int
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Lotto Plus’ game
wacotrib.com / Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:46:06 -0500
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Indiana Lottery's "Lotto Plus" game were:
China bans list of Islamic names in restive Xinjiang region
oaoa.com / Thu, 27 Apr 2017 02:48:48 -0500
BEIJING (AP) — Authorities in China's Xinjiang region are prohibiting parents from giving children some Islamic names in the latest move to control various aspects of life in the ethnic Uighur minorit
Spain jobless rate at 18.8 in Q1, halting downward trend
wacotrib.com / Thu, 27 Apr 2017 02:43:24 -0500
MADRID (AP) — Official figures show that Spain's unemployment rate edged up slightly to 18.8 percent in the first quarter, interrupting an overall downward trend in recent years.
Temple man allegedly beats child’s head on table
tdtnews.com / Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:22:00 -0500
A Temple man was indicted by a grand jury after he allegedly banged a 7-year-old child’s head on a table more than once.
Feds raid televangelist Benny Hinn’s Grapevine offices
star-telegram.com / Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:26:10 CDT
U.S. Postal Service inspectors and IRS investigators were searching the offices of televangelist Benny Hinn in Grapevine on Wednesday. NBC 5 reported that “a large number of agents” were seen … Click to Continue »
Carson eyes private sector as tool to offset housing cuts
wacotrib.com / Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:46:45 -0500
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson said Wednesday he expects to release a policy agenda within the next few months that delivers "bang for the buck," partly by encouraging more private-sector collaboration.
Ohio man charged with kidnapping neighbor to be in court
wacotrib.com / Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:58:16 -0500
WILMINGTON, Ohio (AP) — Police say an Ohio man accused of kidnapping a neighbor and keeping her trapped in a small pit is to appear in court on a charge of kidnapping.
Officials celebrate new wind farm
brownsvilleherald.com / Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:10:00 -0500
It was “extraordinary” how much Jose Manuel Entrecanalaes Domecq felt at home in Cameron County, despite having only been there for a day.
Suspect barricaded in home after Delaware officer killed
oaoa.com / Thu, 27 Apr 2017 03:06:43 -0500
MIDDLETOWN, Del. (AP) — A man suspected of shooting and killing a Delaware state trooper outside a convenience store remained barricaded early Thursday inside his house, where he fired shots at office
AstraZeneca Q1 upbeat on cancer drugs despite Q1 sales drop
wacotrib.com / Thu, 27 Apr 2017 02:07:32 -0500
LONDON (AP) — Anglo-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca says first-quarter revenue fell amid declining sales of cholesterol treatment Crestor, which lost patent protection last year.
Wolves look to top Summit, avenge close loss
star-telegram.com / Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:11:17 CDT
When the Mansfield Summit and Mansfield Timberview baseball teams squared off earlier this month it was a hotly contested game, and Jaguars coach Chris Peacock said he expects more of … Click to Continue »
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