Wave of promotions shakes up Houston Police Department leadership
houstonchronicle.com / Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:59:33 UT
Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo promoted eight captains and seven assistant chiefs to his command staff Wednesday, a move law enforcement veterans say is one of the biggest leadership turnovers in the department's history.
Federal agency refuses to ban pesticide used on crops
wacotrib.com / Thu, 30 Mar 2017 02:03:05 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's administration denied a petition by environmental groups that sought to ban a common pesticide used on citrus fruits, apples, cherries and other crops, reversing a push by the Obama administration to revoke all uses…
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Cash 4 Night’ game
wacotrib.com / Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:34:04 -0500
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Cash 4 Night" game were:
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Evening’ game
wacotrib.com / Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:10:13 -0500
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the New Mexico Lottery's "Pick 3 Evening" game were:
Agreement to end ‘bathroom bill’ but are there enough votes?
oaoa.com / Thu, 30 Mar 2017 02:48:07 -0500
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Republican legislative leaders in North Carolina and Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper say they have an agreement to end the state's so-called "bathroom bill" that they hope will drive a
Today in History
wacotrib.com / Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:01:03 -0500
Today in History
Houston councilman Kubosh alerted police to murder-for-hire plot
houstonchronicle.com / Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:00:00 UT
Houston City Council member Michael Kubosh - in his role as a bail bondsman - alerted police to an alleged murder-for-hire plot involving a prominent Montrose veterinarian and her boyfriend scheming to kill their exes.
Kubosh, who supplied the bail bond for a stalking charge for Leon Phillip Jacob, told police in February that he was troubled by things Jacob said about the case, Harris County District Attorney investigator Jimmy Turpin said in court Wednesday.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Cash 3 Night’ game
wacotrib.com / Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:34:07 -0500
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Cash 3 Night" game were:
Curry scores 29, leads Warriors’ rally over Spurs 110-98
wacotrib.com / Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:51:27 -0500
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Golden State was emotionally prepared to shrug off a 22-point deficit during the first quarter in a key showdown with San Antonio.
Pedestrian deaths spiked in 2016, distraction cited
wacotrib.com / Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:15:10 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Pedestrian deaths are climbing faster than motorist fatalities, reaching nearly 6,000 deaths last year — the highest total in more than two decades, according to an analysis of preliminary state data released Thursday.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Fantasy 5’ game
wacotrib.com / Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:58:08 -0500
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were:
A look at latest ruling on Trump administration travel ban
oaoa.com / Thu, 30 Mar 2017 02:48:14 -0500
HONOLULU (AP) — A federal judge in Hawaii who temporarily blocked President Donald Trump's revised travel ban hours before it was set to take effect issued a longer-lasting order Wednesday.
S Korea’s Park questioned at court hearing on arrest request
oaoa.com / Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:51:44 -0500
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's disgraced ex-President Park Geun-hye was being questioned Thursday by a court that will decide if she should be arrested over corruption allegations that have a
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