Nigerian senator-elect to fight US extradition, drug charges
wacotrib.com / Mon, 25 May 2015 03:21:52 -0500
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerian drug agents say a newly elected senator will appear in court to fight his extradition to the U.S. on 20-year-old drug charges. The case is related to the TV hit "Orange
LEADING OFF: Hamilton back, Navy vet highlights Memorial Day
wacotrib.com / Mon, 25 May 2015 02:07:24 -0500
A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:
National advocate for burned veterans leads Dearborn parade
wacotrib.com / Mon, 25 May 2015 03:01:28 -0500
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — An ex-Navy SEAL who founded a national organization to help military and emergency service workers who have survived burns is coming to Michigan to serve as grand marshal of Dea
Kirk makes par putt at 18 to win Colonial; Spieth 2nd again
wacotrib.com / Mon, 25 May 2015 01:50:38 -0500
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — As Chris Kirk waited to putt on the 18th green, Jordan Spieth was watching nearby in anticipation of a possible playoff at Colonial.
Yemeni politicians say UN peace talks indefinitely postponed
wacotrib.com / Mon, 25 May 2015 02:40:08 -0500
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A United Nations-sponsored peace conference that was to take place at the end of the month has been indefinitely postponed, senior Yemeni politicians said.
Rolling Stones kick off ‘Zip Code’ stadium tour in San Diego
wacotrib.com / Mon, 25 May 2015 03:16:40 -0500
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Rolling Stones launched their "Zip Code" North American tour in San Diego Sunday with more than two hours of music.
Global stocks mostly higher in quiet trading day
wacotrib.com / Mon, 25 May 2015 03:49:18 -0500
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly higher Monday on a quiet trading day with Hong Kong, Wall Street and London closed for holidays.
Sydney siege inquest: Gunman secretive, defiant narcissist
wacotrib.com / Mon, 25 May 2015 02:43:44 -0500
SYDNEY (AP) — The man who took 18 people hostage at a Sydney cafe last year was educated and erratic, secretive about his own life and public about his many grievances, and a self-obsessed fabulist wh
Rockets respond to McHale’s old-school coaching approach
wacotrib.com / Mon, 25 May 2015 01:55:12 -0500
HOUSTON (AP) — Kevin McHale's stride is painful to watch.
Artsy coffee chain Blue Bottle brews long queues in Tokyo
wacotrib.com / Mon, 25 May 2015 01:52:00 -0500
TOKYO (AP) — Japan, famous for green tea, is welcoming artisanal American coffee roaster Blue Bottle with long lines that have at times meant a four-hour wait for a cup.
Protester leaves Shell ship north of Seattle; 1 remains
wacotrib.com / Mon, 25 May 2015 03:48:04 -0500
SEATTLE (AP) — One of two protesters who affixed themselves to an Arctic oil-drilling support ship parked north of Seattle left the vessel Sunday, but the other remained suspended from its anchor chai
French president revives political duo with his ex
wacotrib.com / Mon, 25 May 2015 02:00:49 -0500
PARIS (AP) — Someone has been appearing more and more often alongside French President Francois Hollande on official visits abroad and in high-level meetings in Elysee Palace. It's no ordinary someone
Japan trade gap returns to deficit in April, more red ahead
wacotrib.com / Mon, 25 May 2015 02:04:29 -0500
TOKYO (AP) — Japan posted a trade deficit in April following a single-month's surplus in March, and economists said shortfalls were likely to persist given the weakness of the yen.
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