Local achievements: April 29, 2016
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:01:00 -0500
Nigerian princess seeks funds to help Boko Haram survivors
oaoa.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 02:26:22 -0500
ATLANTA (AP) — It pains Nigerian princess Modupe Ozolua every time she hears about the suicide bombings, killings and kidnappings by the Boko Haram militant group in her ancestral homeland.
Protests break out as Trump speaks in Southern Cal
oaoa.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 02:47:06 -0500
COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Raucous crowds of protesters took to the streets late Thursday in California as Donald Trump brought his Republican presidential campaign to conservative Orange County after
Abilene, Big Country events 4/29 to 5/1
ReporterNews.com / Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:13:00 PDT
Abilene and Big Country meetings and events
Briefs: Armed Forces Day Kids Run on May 14
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 28 Apr 2016 13:02:56 -0400
Grayson College board approves master plan for coming years
heralddemocrat.com / Thu, 28 Apr 2016 22:29:21 +0000
Grayson College has a new guide for the future development of the institution. On Tuesday, the board of trustees approved a new master plan which recommends projects that the college should pursue in the coming years.
Drive-by shooter sprays elderly women’s east Fort Worth home
star-telegram.com / Thu, 28 Apr 2016 12:58:02 CDT
At least three bullets went into 92-year-old Susie Bonner’s bedroom
Bonner jumped out of bed and crouched on the floor
They counted about 20 bullets… Click to Continue »
Law Day celebration looks at the impact of the Miranda warning
heralddemocrat.com / Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:21:31 +0000
The phrase “you have the right to remain silent. If you give up that right, anything you say can and may be used against you,” is uttered in almost every criminal procedural television show shot in America these days.
Authorities: Body found in Indiana identified as Texas man
oaoa.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 02:00:58 -0500
GARY, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a body found in northwestern Indiana has been identified as a Texas man who had been missing since January.
Tip leads to arrest of a most-wanted fugitive
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 28 Apr 2016 22:03:32 -0400
Alyssa Nicole Estorga was wanted on probation violations stemming from robbery, drug and marijuana possession charges.
Transgender debate: Responses to Target bathroom debate varied
ReporterNews.com / Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:41:00 PDT
An area transgender person says that the debate over restrooms at Target is no debate, while other groups say they worry about safety of women and children.
Biden to see Pope Francis, discuss cancer cures at Vatican
oaoa.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 02:29:00 -0500
ROME (AP) — Having pushed to accelerate cancer research at home, Vice President Joe Biden is working to focus the global community's attention on the devastating disease at the Vatican.
Abilene City Council: Windmill Circle property won’t be rezoned
ReporterNews.com / Thu, 28 Apr 2016 09:21:02 PDT
An appeal of a rejected rezoning request failed before the Abilene City Council Thursday.
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