GOP field grows: Fiorina, Carson to launch presidential bids
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 02:09:53 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former technology executive Carly Fiorina and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson are set to launch their runs for president on Monday, each with the potential to help the Republican Par
Israeli Ethiopian protest against racism turns violent
wacotrib.com / Sun, 03 May 2015 21:17:38 -0500
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Several thousand people from Israel's Jewish Ethiopian minority protested in Tel Aviv against racism and police brutality on Sunday, shutting down a major highway and clashing
2 killed in Texas outside Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 3 May 2015 21:36:09 MDT
GARLAND, Texas (AP) - Two armed men who opened fire on a security officer outside of a provocative contest for cartoon depictions of the Prophet Muhammad have been killed, authorities in the Dallas suburb of Garland said Sunday night.
In Congress, income inequality fact of life for food servers
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 02:35:54 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Income inequality is more than a political sound bite to workers in the Capitol. It's their life.
Waco-area news briefs: May 4, 2015
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 00:01:00 -0500
The Waco Jazz Orchestra will present a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday at McLennan Community College’s Ball Performing Arts Center.
Police kill 2 gunmen outside Muhammad cartoon event in Texas
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 02:22:55 -0500
GARLAND, Texas (AP) — Two gunmen were killed Sunday in Texas after opening fire on a security officer outside a provocative contest for cartoon depictions of Prophet Muhammad, and a bomb squad was cal
Israeli president says Ethiopian protest exposes ‘wound’
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 03:16:44 -0500
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's president says violent protests by Ethiopian Jews have "exposed an open, bleeding wound in the heart of Israeli society" and that the country must respond to their grievances
New sea star babies offer hope amid mass deaths in Pacific
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 00:46:28 -0500
LOPEZ PASS, Wash. (AP) — Emerging from a recent dive 40 feet below the surface of Puget Sound, biologist Ben Miner wasn't surprised by what he found: The troubling disease that wiped out millions of s
2 shot after altercation in front of Downtown El Paso bar
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 3 May 2015 22:53:21 MDT
Two people were shot after an altercation broke out in front of a bar in Downtown El Paso early Sunday morning, police reported.
City: 2 gunmen killed outside Muhammad cartoon contest
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 00:20:39 -0500
GARLAND, Texas (AP) — Two gunmen were killed Sunday after opening fire on a security officer outside a provocative contest for cartoon depictions of Prophet Muhammad in Texas and a bomb squad was call
White House Brief: Things to know about Carly Fiorina
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 02:20:44 -0500
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Here's a look at key things to know about Carly Fiorina as she steps into the 2016 Republican presidential campaign, expected Monday.
The Latest on Nepal: Everest climbing season likely to end
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 02:33:03 -0500
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LEADING OFF: Astros aim for 11th win in row, Hamilton plays
wacotrib.com / Mon, 04 May 2015 02:16:40 -0500
A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:
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