Russian opposition figure freed; says he was tortured
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 03:47:10 -0600
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has released a convicted opposition activist who says he was tortured in prison.
Protests erupt after Kyrgyzstan arrests opposition leader
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 03:44:13 -0600
MOSCOW (AP) — Kyrgyzstan has detained a prominent opposition leader on charges of fraud and corruption, claims that his supporters say are politically motivated.
Swedes puzzle over Fox News’ Swedish ‘security advisor’
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 02:42:19 -0600
NEW YORK (AP) — A trans-Atlantic wave of puzzlement is rippling across Sweden for the second time in a week, after a prominent Fox News program featured a "Swedish defense and national security adviso
Iraq: Police Commandos recapture new neighborhood in Mosul
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 02:41:57 -0600
BAGHDAD (AP) — A senior commander says Iraqi militarized police have captured a neighborhood on the western side of Mosul amid fierce clashes with Islamic State militants.
EU lawmakers, in unusual move, pull the plug on racist talk
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 02:04:21 -0600
BRUSSELS (AP) — With the specter of populism looming over a critical election year in Europe, the European Parliament has taken an unusual step to crack down on racism and hate speech in its own house
Copy this: Vatican stakes out rights to Pope Francis’ image
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:10:30 -0600
VATICAN CITY (AP) — God's love may be free, but the Vatican says it has a copyright on the pope.
Splash Brothers lead way for Warriors with Durant out hurt
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:56:29 -0600
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Golden State Warriors missed Kevin Durant's big presence on both ends of the court. They missed their snappy ball movement that leads to easy baskets and open 3-pointers.
Mika leads BYU to upset of No. 1 Gonzaga 79-71
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:36:56 -0600
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Top-ranked Gonzaga's quest to go undefeated this season ended under a barrage of baskets by BYU's Eric Mika on Saturday night.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 4 10PM’ game
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:16:04 -0600
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Oregon Lottery's "Pick 4 10PM" game were:
Regulator: China needs to rein in risky stock behavior
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:11:46 -0600
BEIJING (AP) — China needs to do more to stop risky behavior in its stock market, a regulator said Sunday, following a 2015 collapse in share prices and complaints investors are engaged in a dangerous
Trump administration blocks changes on coal mining royalties
wacotrib.com / Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:55:21 -0600
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Interior Department has put on hold changes to how the federal government values huge volumes of coal extracted from public lands, primarily in the Western United States, af
Bulls benefit as James sits with strep, beat Cavs 117-99
wacotrib.com / Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:23:31 -0600
CLEVELAND (AP) — With LeBron James missing from Quicken Loans Arena, the Cleveland Cavaliers were reminded again just how tough life can be without their star.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Cash 3 Night’ game
wacotrib.com / Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:22:08 -0600
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Cash 3 Night" game were:
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