Coast Guard: Second body found in Alabama waters, 5 missing
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 13:13:30 -0500
DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (AP) — Coast Guard crews continued searching Sunday for five people missing in the water after recovering two bodies following a powerful storm that capsized several sailboats par
Cards ace Wainwright on 15-day DL, could be out much longer
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 18:50:48 -0500
Adam Wainwright tried his best to hide the stress of the situation.
Rose finds a new way to win 7th PGA Tour title
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 01:50:39 -0500
AVONDALE, La. (AP) — It sounds like Justin Rose believes he's had a breakthrough in the Big Easy.
Ohio in a minority as high court weighs same-sex marriage
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 12:31:51 -0500
CINCINNATI (AP) — While Ohio has traditionally been a national bellwether politically, the state now finds itself in the minority on same-sex marriage heading into Tuesday's U.S. Supreme Court oral ar
Election coverage roundup: El Paso Independent School District
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 12:53:17 MDT
The future of the El Paso Independent School district looms in the distance as the winners of the May 9 election will take over after two years of having a state appointed Board of Managers run the district following a cheating scandal. Brush up on the issues ahead of Election Day by reading past El Paso Times coverage.
Word of the day for Monday, April 27, 2015
amarillo.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 20:17:19 +0000
WORD OF THE DAY
■ fres kō
Definition: (n) The art of painting on freshly spread moist lime plaster with water-based pigments
Example: “There never was a France like the Madonna that Charles de Gaulle worships in the fresco of his imagination.”
— David Schoenbrun
The Texas Tribune: Senate approves body camera legislation
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 15:53:38 MDT
Local law enforcement agencies could apply for grants to equip their officers with body cameras and could also come up with guidelines for the equipment under legislation that the Senate approved Thursday.
It’s here: Fight week begins with Pacquiao caravan to Vegas
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 15:31:32 -0500
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The last time Freddie Roach was on the interstate linking Los Angeles with this boxing capital, he was written up for going 140 mph.
Israel says airstrike on Syrian border targeted militants
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 16:52:03 -0500
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's military said Sunday it launched an airstrike on its border with Syria after spotting militants carrying a bomb in the Israeli-held Golan Heights.
Do You See Me Now? ride aims to make drivers more aware
tdtnews.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 21:52:00 -0500
In 2001, a group of motorcyclists in Central Texas banded together after losing numerous friends to fatal accidents.“Almost every weekend, someone was getting killed in an accident,” said Robert “Tool
Orioles get 20 hits in 18-7 rout of Red Sox
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 17:00:03 -0500
BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles circled the bases more often than ever before under Buck Showalter, twice scoring six runs in an inning and pounding out 20 hits without even batting in the nint
Official: Palestinian operatives helped free Syria hostages
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 14:21:22 -0500
JERUSALEM (AP) — A top Palestinian intelligence official provided first details Sunday of the release of two Swedish hostages held in Syria for 17 months, saying the captors drove them to a pre-arrang
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