Many black pastors say meeting with Trump not an endorsement
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:47:54 -0600
NEW YORK (AP) — Many of the black evangelical leaders invited to a meet-and-greet with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump were surprised that the gathering was being advertised as an endor
After uncertainty, new start for Syrian family in Germany
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 03:39:45 -0600
ZWICKAU, Germany (AP) — Just before dawn, a worker shook the matriarch of the refugee family out of sleep at their asylum center in a depressed German town.
Time spent as a POW incorrect
tdtnews.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:00:00 -0600
I thoroughly enjoyed the article on Elton “Buck” Turner. However, the label on the Facebook page stated Mr. Turner was a Japanese prisoner of war for five years.
Global stocks down ahead of US data, Fed speeches
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:51:51 -0600
BEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets were mostly lower Monday as investors looked ahead to this week's public appearances by the U.S. Federal Reserve chief for signs of whether the central bank will ra
Pope Francis meets with Muslims in Central African Republic
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 03:08:45 -0600
Pope Francis ventured into a volatile Muslim neighborhood of Central African Republic's capital on Monday to bring his message of reconciliation to the city's main mosque, insisting that Christians an
Transgender entertainer Barbette blossomed from Texas roots
tdtnews.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 01:15:00 -0600
Barbette flew through the air with the greatest of ease on her flying trapeze. Her audiences marveled because she was a picture of feminine loveliness, athletic grace and theatrical polish.Her family knew her as their loving brother born Vander Clyde Broadway (1899-1973), the loving son of Joe Broadway and Hattie Broadway Wilson. Barbette lived life never quite airborne, never quite grounded; never quite female, never quite masculine.One thing for certain, Barbette was the consummate chameleon.
The Latest: Pope speaks at Central African Republic mosque
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:08:52 -0600
BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — The latest on Pope Francis' first trip to Africa. (All times local.)
Indonesia ‘ghost villages’ eerie vestiges of volcano’s power
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:39:31 -0600
KARO, Indonesia (AP) — Crumbling houses. Vehicles overgrown by vegetation. Dusty kitchen utensils. A cassette recorder caked with volcanic ash.
The Latest: UN climate conference begins in Paris
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 03:13:56 -0600
PARIS (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference that began Monday in Paris. All times local:
Weather, flights aid post-Thanksgiving travel efforts
wacotrib.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 00:43:13 -0600
NEW YORK (AP) — Tens of millions of Americans returning home after the long Thanksgiving holiday weekend Sunday had cooperative weather and mostly efficient airport operations to thank for smooth trav
Russian film director Eldar Ryazanov dies at 88
wacotrib.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:40:14 -0600
MOSCOW (AP) — Film director Eldar Ryazanov, who satirized and romanticized the life of ordinary Russians in his immensely popular comedies for almost six decades, has died. He was 88.
Things to know about Sanders’ health overhaul proposal
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:54:48 -0600
WASHINGTON (AP) — The most ambitious "repeal and replace" health care plan from a presidential candidate comes from Sen. Bernie Sanders, not from a Republican.
The Latest: Leaders at climate talks hold moment of silence
wacotrib.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:24:15 -0600
The Latest: EU environment agency blames harmful air pollution for serious illnesses in EuropeLeaders of a warming Earth meet in Paris to rethink global energy, limit greenhouse gasesKey sticking poin
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