Bush’s busy role on corporate boards could become 2016 issue
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 02:13:12 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — After leaving the Florida governor's office, Jeb Bush began lining up positions in corporate boardrooms. He served as a board member or adviser to at least 15 companies and nonprofit
NIH: Major study finds earlier HIV treatment improves health
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 02:25:06 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — A major international study sought to settle how soon is best to start HIV treatment — and the advice is don't delay.
Key numbers from a report to Congress on US education
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 02:27:22 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — The American education landscape is shifting.
Blatter skips 3rd appearance, stays out of public view
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 03:57:20 -0500
ZURICH (AP) — FIFA President Sepp Blatter has skipped another speaking engagement as he avoids appearing in public for a second day.
White House Brief: Things to know about George Pataki
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 02:32:22 -0500
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Former New York Gov. George Pataki plans to say Thursday whether he's running for the Republican presidential nomination. Here's a snapshot of things to know about him.
Premier: Serbia ready to reduce dependency on Russian gas
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 02:37:41 -0500
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic says his country will accept U.S. calls to reduce dependency on Russian gas supplies by adding an American-backed pipeline that would bri
Baltimore residents fearful amid rash of homicides
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 03:43:46 -0500
BALTIMORE (AP) — Antoinette Perrine has barricaded her front door since her brother was killed three weeks ago on a basketball court near her home in the Harlem Park neighborhood of West Baltimore. Sh
Former FIFA member Blazer’s plea seems key to investigation
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 02:17:49 -0500
NEW YORK (AP) — Former FIFA executive committee member Chuck Blazer appears to have provided key information that has been central to the Justice Department's soccer corruption investigation, linking
First hearing in House lawsuit over Obama health law
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 02:17:43 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorneys for the federal government and the House of Representatives are getting ready to face off in the first court hearing on Republicans' lawsuit over President Barack Obama's h
France wants Europe to do more to fight Islamic State
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 03:23:54 -0500
PARIS (AP) — France's foreign minister wants European countries to do more to fight the Islamic State group, and is seeking support from Russia in international talks about defeating the group.
THE LATEST: Blatter cancels speaking engagement in Zurich
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 02:31:46 -0500
ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:
Christian schools in Israel say budget cuts hurt community
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 03:48:52 -0500
RAMLE, Israel (AP) — It was an unlikely display of protesters: nuns cloaked in white, a black-clad priest clutching a golden scepter and dozens of Arab schoolchildren picketing outside the hulking hea
Indians crowd rivers, tree shade as heat toll passes 1,400
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 02:34:22 -0500
HYDERABAD, India (AP) — Eating onions, lying in the shade and crowding into rivers, Indians were doing whatever they could Thursday to stay cool amid a brutal heat wave that has killed more than 1,400
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