Suspect in Memphis officer’s death says he’s no coward
wacotrib.com / Tue, 04 Aug 2015 03:12:01 -0500
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The man accused of killing a Memphis police officer had a few words for the department's director when he turned himself in, ending a manhunt that dragged on for two days.
Man charged in connection with infant drowning
tdtnews.com / Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:18:00 -0500
John Earl Furnace Jr., a Milam County grandfather, reportedly is on the run from law enforcement officials after he was charged with manslaughter and endangering a child.Benjamin Castro, 11 months old, allegedly was in Furnace’s care on July 19 when he drowned, Milam County Sheriff’s Department Chief Deputy Chris White said in a press release.
50 Cent says expenses $108,000 a month; $72,000 for mansion
wacotrib.com / Mon, 03 Aug 2015 22:33:49 -0500
HARTFORD, CONN. (AP) — Rapper 50 Cent says in a Connecticut bankruptcy court filing he spends $108,000 a month on his expenses, including $5,000 for gardening.
State workers’ suit against Duckworth spills into Senate bid
wacotrib.com / Tue, 04 Aug 2015 00:07:07 -0500
JONESBORO, Ill. (AP) — A civil lawsuit alleging ethics violations has become an issue in a Democratic congresswoman's bid to unseat first-term Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk in what is expected to be
Open Carry Texas has new leader
tdtnews.com / Tue, 04 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0500
Open Carry Texas now has a new leader because its founder and president, Christopher “C.J.” Grisham, recently stepped down to pursue a possible bid for Texas Senate District 24, according to a press r
Facing Islamic State threat, Iraq digitizes national library
wacotrib.com / Tue, 04 Aug 2015 02:16:27 -0500
BAGHDAD (AP) — The dimly-lit, dust-caked stacks of the Baghdad National Library hide a treasure of the ages: crinkled, yellowing papers holding the true stories of sultans and kings; imperialists and
Bobbi Kristina Brown buried next to her mother
wacotrib.com / Mon, 03 Aug 2015 16:49:04 -0500
WESTFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Family and friends gathered at a cemetery Monday to pay their final respects to Bobbi Kristina Brown as she was buried next to her mother, singer Whitney Houston.
The Latest: Suspect in officer slaying: I’m not a killer
wacotrib.com / Mon, 03 Aug 2015 18:36:17 -0500
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The latest on the fatal shooting of a police officer in Memphis, Tennessee (all times local):
Lake Waco testing shows no sign of zebra mussels
wacotrib.com / Mon, 03 Aug 2015 18:01:00 -0500
For officials testing Lake Waco’s water for evidence of invading zebra mussels, a negative is a positive.
Fire fatality identified in Bellmead blaze
wacotrib.com / Mon, 03 Aug 2015 17:01:00 -0500
Bellmead Fire Department officials have identified the 52-year-old disabled man who was killed Saturday in a fire at his apartment while his wife was outside taking out the trash.
El Paso religious leaders condemn church explosions
elpasotimes.com / Mon, 3 Aug 2015 23:20:39 MDT
Religious leaders of various faiths in El Paso said they condemn the acts of violence at two Las Cruces churches and that they stand united with their Christian brothers and sisters.
Greek stock market suffers second day of losses
wacotrib.com / Tue, 04 Aug 2015 03:41:30 -0500
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Greek stock market is suffering a second day of losses since reopening, with banks shares down the most.
Cooler weather helps crews battling California wildfire
wacotrib.com / Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:58:20 -0500
LOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters were working aggressively to regain control after a raging Northern California fire jumped a highway that had served as a containment line for the massive blaze
Rio Grande Valley