Report: Russia confirms its jet shot down
oaoa.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 03:11:16 -0600
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey has confirmed that it shot down a Russian warplane Tuesday, claiming it had violated Turkish airspace and ignored repeated warnings. Russia denies that the plane crossed t
Minneapolis police say 5 shot near protest scene
wacotrib.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 02:04:17 -0600
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Five people were shot near the site of an ongoing protest over the fatal shooting of a black man by a police officer, Minneapolis police said.
Kerry in Israel for 1st time since 2014; no bold peace push
wacotrib.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:44:00 -0600
JERUSALEM (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry says his first trip to Israel in more than a year doesn't include a "highfalutin', grandiose" Israeli-Palestinian peace agenda.
APNewsBreak: Emails reveal Coke’s role in anti-obesity group
oaoa.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 02:05:42 -0600
NEW YORK (AP) — A nonprofit founded to combat obesity says the $1.5 million it received from Coke doesn't influence its work.
Thailand indicts 2 for deadly Bangkok bombing
oaoa.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 02:39:33 -0600
BANGKOK (AP) — A Thai military court on Tuesday indicted two foreigners accused of carrying out a deadly bombing at a shrine in Bangkok but questions hang over the case because of the attackers' uncle
4 crew members dead after helicopter crashes at Fort Hood
oaoa.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 01:51:50 -0600
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — U.S. Army officials say four people have died in a helicopter crash at Fort Hood.
Two fires cause minimal damage
tdtnews.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 04:00:00 -0600
Two house fires caused minimal damage over the weekend, according to Temple Fire & Rescue news releases.
Source: Chicago cop expected to be charged in teen’s death
oaoa.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 03:07:55 -0600
CHICAGO (AP) — A charge of murder is expected to be filed against a white Chicago police officer accused of shooting a black teenager 16 times, just a day ahead of a deadline by which a judge has orde
Parched Emirates relies on sea as groundwater runs out
wacotrib.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:54:28 -0600
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — As skyscrapers and gleaming towers rose with lightning speed across the United Arab Emirates over the past two decades, the Gulf nation's thirst for water grew a
Violence flares as Kerry arrives in Israel
wacotrib.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 01:51:15 -0600
JERUSALEM (AP) — A Palestinian motorist rammed his vehicle into a group of Israeli soldiers at a West Bank checkpoint on Tuesday, wounding three, the military said, as U.S. Secretary of State John Ker
‘No one feels safe’: New Orleans on edge after mass shooting
oaoa.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 03:43:54 -0600
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans officials are quite sure someone knows the identities of the shooters who opened fire on each other in a crowd of hundreds of people during a block party — and they are
Vatican puts 2 journalists on trial for reporting on leaks
wacotrib.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 01:18:51 -0600
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Two Italian journalists who wrote books detailing Vatican mismanagement are scheduled to go on trial in a Vatican courtroom along with three people accused of leaking them the info
APNewsBreak: Upbeat feds revising self-driving car position
oaoa.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 02:15:22 -0600
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Federal transportation officials are updating their position on self-driving cars, with an eye toward getting the emerging technology into the public's hands.
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