El Paso industrial-space vacancy rate dips to 10.9 % in 2nd quarter
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 7 Jul 2015 03:54:56 MDT
El Paso's industrial real estate vacancy rate declined to 10.9 percent in the second quarter, creating the tightest industrial-space market in seven years, CBRE Group reported in a new report.
Vietnam Communist Party chief to visit Obama at White House
wacotrib.com / Tue, 07 Jul 2015 02:22:46 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of Vietnam's Communist Party is heading to the White House on Tuesday for meetings with President Barack Obama and other top officials.
SF sheriff defends prior release of suspect in pier slaying
wacotrib.com / Tue, 07 Jul 2015 03:42:37 -0500
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi has defended his office's decision to release a Mexican man who was in the U.S. illegally and who is now suspected in the killing of a woman a
Thousands of birds abandon eggs, nests on Florida island
wacotrib.com / Tue, 07 Jul 2015 03:55:33 -0500
SEAHORSE KEY, Fla. (AP) — The din created by thousands of nesting birds is usually the first thing you notice about Seahorse Key, a 150-acre mangrove-covered dune off Florida's Gulf Coast.
California right-to-die bill struggling ahead of key vote
wacotrib.com / Tue, 07 Jul 2015 02:22:55 -0500
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A bill that would allow California physicians to help terminally ill patients end their lives is struggling to muster enough support ahead of a legislative vote Tuesday.
Director Zhang Yimou sues ex-production partner for $2.5M
wacotrib.com / Tue, 07 Jul 2015 03:17:18 -0500
BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese court says Zhang Yimou has sued the company in charge of promoting and distributing his 2009 film "A Woman, a Gun and a Noodle Shop" for 15 million yuan ($2.5 million). The di
El Paso voters may be asked to raise mayor, council pay
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 7 Jul 2015 03:50:21 MDT
Salaries for El Paso city representatives and the mayor would increase significantly under a proposal that could end up on the ballot in November.
El Paso Girl Scouts to leave Camp Pioneer
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 7 Jul 2015 03:51:16 MDT
The El Paso Girl Scouts will no longer use Camp Pioneer in the Upper Valley after the organization and the property owner were unable to reach a new lease agreement.
After legal fight, public path to ‘Billionaires’ Beach’ open
wacotrib.com / Tue, 07 Jul 2015 02:26:07 -0500
MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — It may be called "Billionaires' Beach," but the pristine views along one of Malibu's most exclusive coastlines are now easily accessible to anyone.
El Paso restauranteurs to speak at Anthony, N.M., workshop for Spanish-speaking entrepreneurs
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 7 Jul 2015 03:55:47 MDT
Operators of two El Paso Mexican restaurants will talk about their businesses Saturday at an Anthony, N.M., workshop geared for Spanish-speaking entrepreneurs.
The Rubio economy: ‘The old ways no longer work’
wacotrib.com / Tue, 07 Jul 2015 02:28:30 -0500
CHICAGO (AP) — With an eye on the future, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio is laying out his plans for an "innovative economy" and "revolutionized higher education system" in his first major domestic policy s
Gay wedding cake at center of Colorado Appeals Court case
wacotrib.com / Tue, 07 Jul 2015 02:24:30 -0500
DENVER (AP) — A suburban Denver baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a gay couple will argue Tuesday before the Colorado Court of Appeals that his religious beliefs should protect him from san
Man charged after Austin police say he struck man with sword
wacotrib.com / Tue, 07 Jul 2015 02:25:22 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Police say a man was injured when he was slashed by a double-sided sword during an argument in North Austin.
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