New Mexico delves into soda tax fight
wacotrib.com / Thu, 27 Apr 2017 02:15:59 -0500
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — It's being pitched as an educational lifeline for impoverished preschool-aged children and condemned as the latest example of local government overreach sweeping progressive cities from coast to coast.
White House: Trump will not immediately bolt NAFTA
oaoa.com / Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:44:59 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday told the leaders of Mexico and Canada that he will not immediately pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement, just hours after administr
Stakes high for Texas voting laws with 2018 election looming
dailytribune.net / Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:09:21 -0500
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Three losses in federal court in barely a month over its voting laws have raised the stakes for Texas at a hearing before a three-judge panel.
Moderates balk at conservative-backed, revised health bill
wacotrib.com / Thu, 27 Apr 2017 02:26:31 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — The moribund Republican health care bill received a jolt of life when the conservative House Freedom Caucus endorsed a revised version of the measure. But a leading GOP moderate criticized the reshaped legislation as a conservative exercise…
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Evening’ game
wacotrib.com / Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:28:08 -0500
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Pick 3 Evening" game were:
India Bollywood actor Vinod Khanna dies of cancer at age 70
oaoa.com / Thu, 27 Apr 2017 03:39:38 -0500
NEW DELHI (AP) — Vinod Khanna, a dashing Bollywood actor turned politician, has died of cancer, a hospital official said. He was 70.
Boil water notice rescinded
tdtnews.com / Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:50:00 -0500
LITTLE RIVER-ACADEMY — Bell County WCID No. 2 rescinded a boil water notice to inform customers that due to the presence of contaminants or an interruption in service, water from the system must be bo
France: Analysis shows Syrian government behind sarin attack
wacotrib.com / Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:13:00 -0500
PARIS (AP) — France said that the chemical analysis of samples taken from a deadly sarin gas attack in Syria earlier this month "bears the signature" of President Bashar Assad's government and shows it was responsible.
Audio of Trump travel ban hearing to be broadcast live
wacotrib.com / Thu, 27 Apr 2017 02:22:55 -0500
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — People across the country will get to listen in real time to arguments over President Donald Trump's revised travel ban before a federal appeals court.
Temple College speech class redesigned to help students move forward
tdtnews.com / Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:31:00 -0500
During a demonstration at the start of the faculty presentation at the April board of trustees meeting at Temple College, D. Kirkland, chairman of the performing arts department at TC, had four of her
Mysterious drop in prized bait worms threatens a way of life
oaoa.com / Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:20:44 -0500
WOOLWICH, Maine (AP) — Dan Harrington makes his living unearthing marine worms by hacking away at mudflats with a tool that resembles the business end of an old steel rake.
Safety day set at Expo Center
tdtnews.com / Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:47:00 -0500
BELTON — The Bell County Expo Center will welcome students and teachers from Academy, Audie Murphy and Eastern Hills middle schools today for Bell County Safety Day.
Arkansas prepares to conclude aggressive execution schedule
wacotrib.com / Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:15:08 -0500
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas will reach the end of an aggressive execution schedule Thursday as it prepares for a fourth lethal injection in a week after initially planning twice as many over an 11-day period.
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