Police kill 2 gunmen outside Muhammad cartoon event in Texas
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 02:22:55 -0500
GARLAND, Texas (AP) — Two gunmen were killed Sunday in Texas after opening fire on a security officer outside a provocative contest for cartoon depictions of Prophet Muhammad, and a bomb squad was cal
Time for Texas to welcome gay weddings
tdtnews.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 04:00:00 -0500
April 28 was no ordinary day, especially for LGBT Texans. It was a day we waited for, protested and marched for and hoped would come in our lifetime. The U.S. Supreme Court finally addressed equal mar
World stocks rise on China stimulus hopes, Wall St. rebound
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 03:40:04 -0500
BEIJING (AP) — World stock markets were mostly higher Monday after Wall Street rebounded and China's leaders promised to shore up slowing growth.
In Congress, income inequality fact of life for food servers
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 02:35:54 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Income inequality is more than a political sound bite to workers in the Capitol. It's their life.
French president visits Qatar, deepening ties to Gulf
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 02:48:07 -0500
DOHA, Qatar (AP) — French President Francois Hollande has arrived in Qatar at the start of a two-nation Gulf trip that will also include a visit to neighboring Saudi Arabia.
Eurozone, Greece report progress on bailout talks
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 03:11:17 -0500
BRUSSELS (AP) — Officials say talks between Greece and its international creditors on how to stave off bankruptcy have made headway and will continue with the aim of reaching an agreement later this m
Israeli president says Ethiopian protest exposes ‘wound’
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 03:16:44 -0500
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's president says violent protests by Ethiopian Jews have "exposed an open, bleeding wound in the heart of Israeli society" and that the country must respond to their grievances
AP PHOTOS: Egyptian doorman makes a rare trip home
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 02:54:58 -0500
ABU AL-NASR, Egypt (AP) — Salama Osman's day begins before the tenants of his Cairo apartment building wake and ends only after the last returns home at night, a work week without weekends. Except thi
Walker critical of Romney in 2012, Bush in 2000
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 02:24:51 -0500
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Likely Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker made no secret about what he saw as the failures of Mitt Romney's last run for the White House, devoting an entire chapter of
The Latest on Nepal: Everest climbing season likely to end
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 02:33:03 -0500
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O’Malley gets scrutiny over police record as Baltimore mayor
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 02:25:42 -0500
BALTIMORE (AP) — Martin O'Malley often casts Baltimore as the comeback city that overcame the ravages of drugs and violence when he was mayor.
White House Brief: Things to know about Carly Fiorina
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 02:20:44 -0500
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Here's a look at key things to know about Carly Fiorina as she steps into the 2016 Republican presidential campaign, expected Monday.
Kerry honors victims in Kenya as talks focus on al-Shabaab
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 02:39:22 -0500
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is commemorating victims of Kenya's past and present terror attacks and offering U.S. support in the fight against al-Shabaab.
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