Wiser LA Clippers prepared for 1st-round showdown with Spurs
wacotrib.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 17:39:17 -0500
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs have faced almost every postseason obstacle imaginable during their 18-year run of steady success.
Oklahoma’s Chamberlain ties NCAA softball HR record of 90
wacotrib.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 15:47:45 -0500
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma senior Lauren Chamberlain hit her 90th home run Saturday to tie the NCAA career softball record set by former UCLA star Stacey Nuveman in 2002.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Night’ game
wacotrib.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 22:46:35 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Pick 3 Night" game were:
Jones throws 2 TDs, wins challenge at Ohio State spring game
wacotrib.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 16:36:55 -0500
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Already a statewide celebrity after guiding Ohio State to three postseason wins and the national championship last season, Cardale Jones made the most of his very first collegiat
Body found in Gary home identified as missing Anderson woman
wacotrib.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 17:23:30 -0500
GARY, Ind. (AP) — A body found wrapped in plastic in a Gary home has been identified as that of a central Indiana woman who vanished with her infant daughter in early April, apparently lured away by a
Today in History for Sunday, April 19, 2015
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■ In 1775, the American Revolutionary War began with the battles of Lexington and Concord.
■ In 1865, a funeral was held at the White House for President Abraham Lincoln, assassinated five days earlier; his coffin was then taken to the U.S. Capitol for a private memorial service in the Rotunda.
■ In 1912, a special subcommittee of the Senate Commerce Committee opened hearings in New York into the Titanic disaster.
Teacher profile: From ‘Mad Men’ to the classroom
tdtnews.com / Sun, 19 Apr 2015 04:30:00 -0500
When he was a child, Kennedy-Powell Elementary School teacher John Woodward was full of assumptions about life, including the belief that once an adult picked a career, he remained in that job and in
5 years on, empty graves, full hearts for Gulf survivors
wacotrib.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 11:11:00 -0500
JONESVILLE, La. (AP) — Courtney Kemp was getting dressed for work when husband Wyatt walked in and sat down. He didn't speak, but she could tell something was weighing on him.
Voices of Valor: Alva Beavers
wacotrib.com / Sun, 19 Apr 2015 00:01:00 -0500
The motto of the U.S. Navy Seabees is “We build, we fight.” During World War II, approximately 325,000 men served in a variety of construction fields, building everything from airports to hospitals. A
FC Dallas beats Toronto FC 3-2 after 3-hour weather delay
wacotrib.com / Sun, 19 Apr 2015 01:04:17 -0500
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Fabian Castillo scored twice, including the fastest goal in his club's history, and FC Dallas beat Toronto FC 3-2 in a game that ended early Sunday morning after a three-hour weat
Yemen militia says it is besieging rebels at strategic base
wacotrib.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 12:20:20 -0500
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Militiamen loyal to Yemen's exiled president besieged an air base once crucial to the U.S. drone program targeting al-Qaida militants in the country, trying to dislodge the Shiite
Finance officials see rising risks to economic recovery
wacotrib.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 15:47:58 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — World finance officials said Saturday they see a number of threats on the horizon for a global economy still clawing back from the deepest recession in seven decades, and a potential
Pope asks Europe to do more for migrants flooding into Italy
wacotrib.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 14:02:47 -0500
ROME (AP) — Pope Francis on Saturday joined Italy in pressing the European Union to do more to help the country cope with rapidly mounting numbers of desperate people rescued in the Mediterranean duri
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