French labor tensions ease as garbage collector strike ends
oaoa.com / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 03:28:55 -0500
PARIS (AP) — Air France is resuming negotiations with pilots' unions over hotly contested job cuts, and Paris garbage collectors have ended a smelly strike, soothing developments at the end of a week
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Two Step’ game
wacotrib.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 22:28:15 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Two Step" game were:
AP Top 10 HS Football _ How They Fared
wacotrib.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 22:19:57 -0500
Results for the teams ranked in The Associated Press Texas high school football poll.
Israeli man stabs 4 Arabs in southern Israel
wacotrib.com / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 04:00:19 -0500
JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli man stabbed four Arabs in the south of the country Friday morning, police said, as spiking tensions in Jerusalem and the West Bank threatened to spread throughout Israel.
Man critically injured in stabbing
amarillo.com / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 05:59:44 +0000
A man was critically injured after being stabbed multiple times late Thursday night.
At 11:20 p.m., police responded to the call at a mobile home park at 7111 E. Amarillo Blvd. Sgt. John Call said the assailant, described as a male, fled from the park before police arrested him about 1:20 a.m.
Call said the stabbing might have resulted from a domestic dispute.
Neighbor Ricardo Quiroz, 43, said the victim came to his home for help. Quiroz called 911.
Athletes getting into treble
amarillo.com / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 03:28:57 +0000
Aaron Castillo pulls on a football helmet with a big red and black T on the side.
The Tascosa senior then tugs his Adidas gloves tight on his hands.
His black and white Nike socks make for a clean look, sitting exactly at the same height just above his high-top Under Armour cleats.
His focus is making sure he is lined up correctly.
Then No. 33, with shoulder pads on, goes to work.
Castillo plays the baritone saxophone through the face mask of his helmet for the Tascosa Rebels’ marching band during halftime performances.
GOP in tumult after McCarthy’s withdrawal from speaker race
oaoa.com / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 02:41:52 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jolted by political lighting for the second time in two weeks, House Republicans are staring at turmoil and uncertainty after Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy's astonishing decision to
Beyond ‘Like:’ 6 ways you might soon emote on Facebook
wacotrib.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 22:01:28 -0500
NEW YORK (AP) — Sometimes "Like" just doesn't cut it. So how about Love or Angry? Haha or Sad? Or just Yay or Wow?
Obama focusing on condolences, not gun laws, in Oregon visit
wacotrib.com / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 02:33:08 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is bringing words of comfort and sympathy to grieving families of victims of the shooting rampage in Roseburg, Oregon.
Thanks to those who helped after wreck
tdtnews.com / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 04:00:00 -0500
On Sept. 4, my 3-year-old granddaughter and I were in a wreck on the north end of the overpass at 57th Street and Loop 363.
Royals fall to Astros 5-2 in opener of AL Division Series
wacotrib.com / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 00:05:53 -0500
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals were in this situation last year, dropping the World Series opener to San Francisco before responding with victories in the next two games.
Tropical storm bearing down on Alaska
oaoa.com / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 02:53:17 -0500
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Parts of the nation's northernmost state are bracing for heavy rains and strong winds from the remnants of Hurricane Oho.
wacotrib.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 22:40:17 -0500
Rio Grande Valley