Rudder problem, pilot actions led to Indonesia AirAsia crash
wacotrib.com / Tue, 01 Dec 2015 03:56:56 -0600
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A rudder control system problem that had occurred 23 times in the previous 12 months coupled with the pilots' response led to last year's crash of an AirAsia plane that kille
Helicopter’s flight data recorder box found
tdtnews.com / Tue, 01 Dec 2015 00:23:00 -0600
The onboard flight data recorder, much like the “black box” airliners have, has been recovered from the crash site of an Army Black Hawk that went down last week in northeastern Fort Hood.An investigative team from the Army Combat Readiness Center at Fort Rucker, Ala., arrived at the crash site last week and remains at Fort Hood investigating the scene, said Michael Negard, a spokesman for the Combat Readiness Center.The Army has released no details on what may have caused the crash, killing the four soldiers on board.
German Cabinet OKs military mission against IS in Syria
oaoa.com / Tue, 01 Dec 2015 03:03:00 -0600
BERLIN (AP) — The German Cabinet has approved plans to commit up to 1,200 soldiers to support the international coalition fighting against the Islamic State group in Syria.
Activists demand video footage in fatal police shooting
oaoa.com / Tue, 01 Dec 2015 02:36:01 -0600
HOUSTON (AP) — Activists are demanding the release of video footage that may show the fatal shooting of an unarmed African-American man by a police officer.
Explosion kills 3 children, wounds 12 in north Afghanistan
oaoa.com / Tue, 01 Dec 2015 03:05:44 -0600
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan police official says that an explosion has struck a group of children who were playing on the outskirts of a provincial capital in the country's north, killing thre
Cybersecurity bills would add secrecy to public records laws
wacotrib.com / Tue, 01 Dec 2015 02:24:39 -0600
WASHINGTON (AP) — A proposed law meant to encourage companies to share information about cyberthreats with the U.S. government includes measures that could significantly limit what details, if any, th
Believe it or not: Texas could have stayed a country
mysanantonio.com / Tue, 30 Dec 2014 23:07:00 UT
If Mirabeau Lamar had his way, the Republic of Texas would have mantained its own independence as a cotton and mineral-producing nation of North America.
Cultural Activities Center receives $75,000 grant for solar array
tdtnews.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 23:32:00 -0600
Temple’s Cultural Activities Center received a grant earlier this year to add a solar array that is estimated to produce 22,500 kilowatt hours annually.
UConn remains No. 1 in AP women’s hoops poll
wacotrib.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 23:24:16 -0600
Tony Bozzella didn't want Seton Hall to just be a one-hit wonder.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘All or Nothing Night’ game
wacotrib.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 22:28:20 -0600
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "All or Nothing Night" game were:
Warriors win 19th straight, 106-103 over the Jazz
wacotrib.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 23:28:13 -0600
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Stephen Curry was held in relative check for most of Monday night. The reigning MVP and NBA's leading scorer had 16 points through three quarters as Draymond Green and other team
No bowl bonus for Nebraska coaches if picked with 5-7 record
wacotrib.com / Tue, 01 Dec 2015 01:34:53 -0600
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska will play in a bowl with a 5-7 record if invited to one, but coach Mike Riley and his assistants won't receive bowl bonuses.
Obama urges lower tensions between Russia, Turkey
oaoa.com / Tue, 01 Dec 2015 03:41:13 -0600
PARIS (AP) — President Barack Obama is calling for a reduction in tensions between Turkey and Russia following Turkey's shoot-down of a Russian warplane.
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