What good have Republicans done?
tdtnews.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:00:00 -0500
What good are Republicans? Although I wouldn’t vote for a Democrat at gun point (knowing that I would be voting for someone in the same party as people like Obama, Hillary and Bill Clinton, Al Sharpto
APNewsBreak: Video released of ‘Suge’ Knight running over 2
wacotrib.com / Fri, 17 Apr 2015 21:49:46 -0500
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Video of Marion "Suge" Knight plowing into two men with his pickup truck and other key evidence in the former rap music mogul's murder case was released Friday by a Los Angeles cour
Students, seniors mingle in Nana Project
amarillo.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:35:40 +0000
Sunshine flooded onto a table next to a window at Hudson House, where three residents of the assisted living facility and two women in their early 20s worked on a puzzle.
“They make you feel young again,” resident Mae Golden said with a laugh.
The two young women are students in a West Texas A&M University speech pathology course that has taken up the Nana Project, which matches 25 students with a “Nana” at Hudson House, 3210 Russell Long Blvd. in Canyon.
Volunteer deputy sold company, went back to police work
wacotrib.com / Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:09:56 -0500
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — After he sold his insurance company for around $6 million, Robert Bates sought to return to a profession he tried for a year in his early 20s: law enforcement.
Gunfights and roadblocks hit Mexican border city; 3 dead
wacotrib.com / Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:05:52 -0500
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Gunfights and blockades of burning vehicles broke out Friday in the border city of Reynosa, across from McAllen, Texas, leaving at least three dead, Mexican authorities said.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Daily 4 Night’ game
wacotrib.com / Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:28:22 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Daily 4 Night" game were:
Philanthropist, shopping mall developer Taubman dies at 91
wacotrib.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 01:53:49 -0500
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. (AP) — A. Alfred Taubman, the self-made Michigan billionaire whose philanthropy and business success — including weaving the enclosed shopping mall into American culture — was
Jury deliberations to continue in El Paso police officer’s death lawsuit
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:14:33 MDT
A jury on Friday began deliberations on a $30- million lawsuit in the death of an El Paso police officer on Interstate 10.
Lack helps Canucks top Flames 4-1, even series
wacotrib.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:06:47 -0500
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Eddie Lack made 22 saves and the Vancouver Canucks defeated the Calgary Flames 4-1 on Friday night to even their first-round playoff series at a game apiece.
Rodriguez powers Yankees to 5-4 win over Rays
wacotrib.com / Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:41:52 -0500
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The New York Yankees used Alex Rodriguez's big game to get a win on the road, and that was the most important part for the slugger.
El Paso’s 5.3% unemployment rate remains below national rate despite job losses
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:04:54 MDT
El Paso County's unemployment rate increased slightly in March to 5.3 percent, but it remained below the national rate for the third consecutive month even as El Paso's labor market weakened, according to data released Friday by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas and the Texas Workforce Commission.
Bob Geske appointed to EPISD Board of Managers
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:08:34 MDT
El Paso Independent School District trustee-in-waiting Bob Geske will take over Blanca Enriquez's seat on the district's Board of Managers for the remainder of the board's term.
Egypt runners defy Cairo mayhem as sport’s popularity grows
wacotrib.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:56:35 -0500
CAIRO (AP) — Young Egyptians are once again organizing on social media and taking to the streets of Cairo by the hundreds every Friday, not to protest injustice or clash with police, but to enjoy long
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