Affiliate of IS group claims Bangladesh Shiite mosque attack
wacotrib.com / Fri, 27 Nov 2015 01:45:42 -0600
NEW DELHI (AP) — An Islamic State group affiliate in Bangladesh said Friday it was behind an attack on a Shiite mosque in the country's north that killed one man and wounded three others.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Triple Chance’ game
wacotrib.com / Thu, 26 Nov 2015 22:46:18 -0600
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Triple Chance" game were:
Philippine website to seek tips on missing Marcos paintings
wacotrib.com / Fri, 27 Nov 2015 03:43:35 -0600
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine government will launch a website to crowd-source tips on the whereabouts of some 200 missing art works, including paintings by Van Gogh, Picasso, and Rembrand
Notorious warlord seeks comeback, leverage in Afghanistan
wacotrib.com / Fri, 27 Nov 2015 00:01:29 -0600
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — After more than 40 years at war, one of Afghanistan's most notorious warlords, designated a "global terrorist" by the United States and blacklisted by the United Nations alon
No. 11 Arizona escapes with 75-73 OT win over Santa Clara
wacotrib.com / Fri, 27 Nov 2015 02:08:08 -0600
FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — It's the same fight song and the same packed stands at home games. It's just not the same tough-minded defensive team that college basketball has come to expect from Arizona.
Doll club donates toys, funds to Blue Santa police program
The Central Texas Doll Club recently donated money and toys to the Blue Santa program sponsored by the Waco Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association.
Waco-area news briefs: Nov. 27, 2015
The Cen-Tex African American Chamber of Commerce is having a Women of Distinction luncheon from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Greta W. Watson Culinary Arts Center on the Texas State Technical
Ohio State and Michigan meet, potentially just for pride
wacotrib.com / Fri, 27 Nov 2015 01:35:23 -0600
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — If either Ohio State or Michigan had held on to beat Michigan State, a bid to the Big Ten title game would be at stake again on Saturday in the latest iteration of one of colle
13 Midway students make All-Region Orchestra
Thirteen students from the Midway High School Orchestra qualified for the Region 8 Orchestra this year. The Region Orchestra will perform at Jones Hall at Baylor University on Dec. 12. Midway students
Washington leads Texas Tech in wild win over Texas 48-45
wacotrib.com / Thu, 26 Nov 2015 23:19:09 -0600
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — DeAndre Washington ran for 173 yards and two touchdowns and Texas Tech overcame a breakout performance from Texas freshman tailback Chris Warren III as the Red Raiders beat the Lo
Backpacks for students in Heart of Texas schools
Communities in Schools collects backpacks during the school year because there is a need of backpacks for new students who filter into school as the year progresses.
Rout of Eagles gives Detroit another Thanksgiving victory
wacotrib.com / Fri, 27 Nov 2015 01:22:45 -0600
DETROIT (AP) — After nearly a decade as Thanksgiving pushovers, the Detroit Lions have started playing their best in their holiday showcase.
Russia, France agree to tighten cooperation against IS
wacotrib.com / Thu, 26 Nov 2015 23:58:26 -0600
MOSCOW (AP) — The presidents of France and Russia agreed Thursday to tighten cooperation in the fight against the Islamic State group, although they remained at odds over their approach toward Syrian
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