House lawmaker issues subpoena to Fed in leak probe
wacotrib.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 17:40:24 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — A powerful congressman is compelling the Federal Reserve to provide documents related to a possible leak of market-moving interest-rate information to a financial newsletter.
In this generation, 3-pointers are paramount in the playoffs
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 01:34:48 -0500
Those notable names of the past, the ones still insisting that NBA playoff offenses must pound the ball inside, have been awfully quiet this week.
Pentagon says US anti-armor weapons due in Iraq next week
wacotrib.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 18:13:22 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — An expedited shipment of 2,000 lightweight shoulder-fired weapons intended to help the Iraqi army stop the Islamic State group's increasingly effective use of car bombs should arrive
Texas edges Baylor 4-3 in Big 12 Tournament
wacotrib.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 19:19:19 -0500
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Tres Barrera hit a bases-loaded single with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, sending Texas to a 4-3 victory over Baylor on Thursday in the winners' bracket of the Big 12
Drought-ridden California faces decision on new water cuts
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 02:11:13 -0500
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Farmers along the river delta at the heart of California agriculture expected to get an answer Friday on their surprise offer to give up a quarter of their water this year in exc
Hawks’ Carroll avoids serious injury, listed as questionable
wacotrib.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 18:38:40 -0500
ATLANTA (AP) — An MRI on DeMarre Carroll's left knee showed no structural damage, and he hopes to play for Atlanta in Friday night's Game 2 against Cleveland in the Eastern Conference finals, Carroll'
Chimera Company: 1st Brigade’s medical support company to have special role at NTC
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 00:08:49 MDT
The 1st Brigade Combat Team's medical support company will have a special role when the brigade goes to the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif., for a monthlong rotation.
Man hurt in I-40 wreck
amarillo.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 22:55:37 +0000
A man was injured Thursday afternoon in a two-vehicle wreck on West Interstate 40 near the Soncy Road exit, Amarillo police said.
The 24-year-old man was driving a white Pontiac sedan that rear-ended a white Ford Expedition on the Interstate, police said. He was taken to a hospital with minor injuries.
Three passengers in the sedan, a woman and two children, were not injured.
Responders blocked the far-right lane of the Interstate while police worked to clear the scene of the wreck.
ECB tells governments: Don’t wait to fix Europe’s economy
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 03:49:28 -0500
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says governments that share the euro currency shouldn't wait for better times to push through reforms that would boost sluggish growth
Wayne and Jo Ann Moore Foundation focuses on education, community
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Fri, 22 May 2015 00:15:00 -0500
As it approaches its 10th anniversary, the Wayne and Jo Ann Moore Charitable Foundation continues the work its namesakes had begun in the years before. Somewhat less publicly visible than other Permia
Man shot, killed by police in Northeast El Paso
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 22:54:58 MDT
Update 12:37 p.m.
Four Northeast El Paso schools near the scene of a police shooting were placed on lockdown this morning as a precautionary measure, El Paso Independent School District officials said.
German business confidence drops slightly in May
wacotrib.com / Fri, 22 May 2015 03:13:53 -0500
BERLIN (AP) — A closely watched survey shows German business confidence has slightly slipped as companies expressed satisfaction with their current situation but increasing worries about the future.
Reality star Duggar resigns from Family Research Council
wacotrib.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 21:48:23 -0500
NEW YORK (AP) — The Family Research Council has accepted the resignation of Josh Duggar in the wake of the reality TV star's apology for unspecified bad behavior as a young teen.
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