Target settlement with MasterCard fails to get bank support
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 16:40:57 -0500
NEW YORK (AP) — A $19 million deal between Target and MasterCard to settle lawsuits stemming from the retailer's massive pre-Christmas 2013 data breach has been scrapped, because it failed to get enou
Warriors head to Houston up 2-0
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 18:01:04 -0500
HOUSTON (AP) — Stephen Curry has been playing like the MVP he is to help the Golden State Warriors to 2-0 lead in the Western Conference finals.
Local ban nullified by Texas; fracking resumes in Denton
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 19:25:04 -0500
DENTON, Texas (AP) — A North Texas city whose fracking ban prompted state lawmakers to limit such local power says a driller has revealed plans to resume fracking gas wells in the city.
Waco-area news briefs: May 23, 2015
wacotrib.com / Sat, 23 May 2015 00:01:00 -0500
Court-Appointed Special Advocates of McLennan and Hill counties will have its inagural Crawfish for CASA fundraiser from 6 to 11 p.m. Friday at Heritage Square in downtown Waco.
TLC pulls Duggar family series amid misconduct reports
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 16:09:26 -0500
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — TLC pulled the reality series "19 Kids and Counting" from its schedule on Friday, a move that follows reports of sexual misconduct allegations against one of the stars, Josh D
Texas Senate OKs open carry bill
tdtnews.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 21:51:00 -0500
AUSTIN — Texas lawmakers pushed closer to approving the licensed open carry of handguns, but only after a fierce Senate debate over restricting police powers to question people carrying guns if they are legal.The open carry bill was expected to easily pass the Republican-majority Senate but got tangled in a bipartisan move to add a ban on police from stopping someone solely because they are visibly carrying a handgun.
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 21:23:14 -0500
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — These Oklahoma lotteries were drawn Friday:
US rejects nuclear disarmament document over Israel concerns
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 20:33:33 -0500
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States on Friday blocked a global document aimed at ridding the world of nuclear weapons, saying Egypt and other states tried to "cynically manipulate" the process by
US: Myanmar should share responsibility for Rohingya crisis
wacotrib.com / Sat, 23 May 2015 00:01:18 -0500
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Navy ships were scouring Southeast Asian waters for boats believed to be carrying thousands of migrants with little food or water, and a top U.S. diplomat said Myanmar needs to
Things to know about the next Texas budget
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 16:32:02 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The first state budget under Republican Gov. Greg Abbott spends lavishly on border security, defunds one of Rick Perry's signature initiatives and includes the biggest tax cuts in
Timothy Cole bill heads to Senate
amarillo.com / Sat, 23 May 2015 01:59:04 +0000
AUSTIN — A bill named in honor of the late Timothy Cole is now headed to the Texas Senate for final passage.
The chamber’s State Affairs Committee on Friday gave unanimous approval to House Bill 48. The proposed legislation would create the Timothy Cole Exoneration Review Commission.
Police: Man sought in death of woman kept in box likely near
wacotrib.com / Sat, 23 May 2015 00:54:00 -0500
SEDALIA, Mo. (AP) — A man suspected of killing a former girlfriend and her teenage son, weeks after he was charged with restricting her to a crate in their western Missouri home, is likely still near
19 Downtown El Paso properties initially priced at $27.8 million for sale via auction
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 23:14:55 MDT
River Oaks Properties, a large El Paso shopping center developer, is trying to sell its portfolio of 19 Downtown retail properties.
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